Special Events at Niagara Falls State Park

Special Events at Niagara Falls State Park

Niagara Falls State Park is more than just water! There is so much history, lore, ecology and more here that we occasionally offer hikes or walks and talks that focus on some of the items that make us even more special! Great events are held at the park, and also nearby. Please call (716) 284-5154 for more information and registration for these events.

Goat Island Evening Walk

Explore Niagara Falls State Park with a Park Naturalist and experience the beauty of Niagara Falls during the evening hours.

2019 Dates:

  • July 12
  • July 19
  • July 26
  • August 2
  • August 9
  • August 16
  • August 23
  • August 30

Registration: For information and registration call (716) 282-5154

Price: Free
Date: Fridays in July and August
Time: 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Delaware North Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls State Park Visitor Center
332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
716-278-1794

Niagara Gorge Walking Events

Join the Western New York Land Conservancy at one of our upcoming walks in the Niagara Gorge: All walks will start at the Niagara Gorge Discovery Center.

Invasive Plant Walk

Join us as we explore the plant life of the Niagara Gorge with invasive species expert, Andrea Locke, who works as the coordinator for the Western New York Partnership for Regional Invasive Species Management (PRISM). Attendees should be prepared to hike up and down steep steps and on difficult terrain.

Registration: Click here to register

Price: Free
Date: Thursday, August 1, 2019
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Delaware North Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls State Park Visitor Center
332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
716-278-1794

A Dose of Nature: Gorge Rim Walk

Whirlpool State Park
Niagara Scenic Parkway
Niagara Falls, NY 14303


Escape the stresses of life, increase physical activity, and energy level, improve mood and reconnect with nature. How often do you smell a flower, watch a sunset, or take in nature’s beauty? Join us for a walk along the Niagara Gorge to Devil’s Hole State Park and back.

Registration: For information and registration call (716) 282-5154

Price: Free
Date: Friday, August 23. 2019
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Delaware North Niagara Falls
Whirlpool State Park Niagara Scenic Parkway 14303 Niagara Falls NY US

Stroll Through the Woods

With the kids going back to school and the fall season approaching, take time to relax into the change of seasons with a stroll in the gorge.

Registration: For information and registration call (716) 282-5154

Price: Free
Date: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Delaware North Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls State Park Visitor Center
332 Prospect St
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
716-278-1794

Devil's Hole Hike

Devil's Hole State Park
Niagara Scenic Parkway
Niagara Falls, NY 14305


Join us on a hike at the Niagara Gorge. Listen to stories and enjoy the “gorgeous” views along the way. We will be back in time to watch the sunset and if the weather allows, the rise of the Harvest Moon!

Registration: For information and registration call (716) 282-5154

Price: Free
Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: 4-7 p.m.
Delaware North Niagara Falls
Devil's Hole State Park NIagara Scenic Parkway 14305 Niagara Falls NY US