Niagara Falls To Be Illuminated In Green For St. On March 17th For Patrick’s Day

Tourism Ireland Salutes Niagara Falls Among Other World Icons

News from Ontario’s Niagara Parks Commission

Posted March 9th, 2016 and Niagara At Large

Niagara Falls, Ontario – In partnership with Tourism Ireland’s “Global Greening” campaign, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board will light Niagara Falls in green on March 17 for St. Patrick’s Day. A 15-minute green illumination will take place at 10 p.m.

Niagara Falls will be bathed in green lights, joining many other world icons such as the Egyptian Sphinx and Pyramids, London Eye, Empire State Building and the Leaning Tower of Pisa.

Photo courtesy of the Niagara Parks Commission

Photo courtesy of the Niagara Parks Commission

Established in 1925, The Niagara Falls Illumination Board is made up of representatives from the City of Niagara Falls Ontario, the City of Niagara Falls, New York, Ontario Power Generation Inc., the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and The Niagara Parks Commission. It is the Illumination Board’s responsibility and mandate to finance and maintain the nightly illumination of both the Horseshoe and American Falls.

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