Niagara Falls Nearby: Lewiston, New York

Lewiston is just below the Niagara Escarpment from Niagara Falls, New York, and has a population of 16,000

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New York State Power Authority
4 miles North of the Falls on Lewiston Rd
Lewiston, New York
(716) 754-3211 ext.6661
One of largest hydroelectric plants in the world, generating over 2 million megawatts of power. Excellent visitors center with hands-on displays and more. Open 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily Free Admission.

Our Lady of Fatima Shrine
1023 Swann Rd
Take Lewiston Rd (#104) north to Creek Rd (#18), 2 ni north of Ridge Rd)
Lewiston, NY 14092
716-754-7489
See the glass domed basilica on 35 acre grounds, that have 125 life sized statues, gardens, fountains, Fatima chapel replica. Religious articles & book store, cafeteria, picnic area. Open Sun-Mon 9am-5pm. Tours can take in breakfast, lunch or dinner (cost $6 to $16) with tour taking 2-3 hours. Times: 8:45am or 2pm

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
Departures from The Riverside Inn,
115 South Water St, Lewiston
Lewiston, NY 14092
905-468-4800, 1-888-438-4444, Fax: 905-468-7004
Ontario Departures: from: 61 Melville Street, Niagara on the Lake
At Niagara Falls, the free-falling water transforms into a mighty river, flowing through a majestic river canyon. Everyone ages 8-80, will discover the world famous rapids, stone-walled canyon, and legendary Whirlpool. Accessible only by our powerful jet boats, this hour of adventure will fascinate and exhilarate! 7 trips daily from 10am-5:30pm, May thru October. Choice of wet or dry jetboats. Allow 1 hour. Advance reservations and payment are necessary. Cost: Adult C$54.00 US$43.00, Youth (under 14) C$44.00 US$37.00; Groups of 10+ people: Adult C$47.00 US$36.00, Youth (under 14) C$37.00 US$28.00

Lewiston Annual Events


Event

Date

Description
Smelt Festivalearly MayBeginning at 6 pm, anglers will batter and fry hundreds of pounds of smelt while local restaurants serve up chowder, beer, Western New York's famous "Beef on Weck" (look for the Fish Flags around town). Live music and a smelt queen add to the fish fun. Lewiston waterfront. Some events with admission fee. 716 754-9500
Six Mile Garage and Sidewalk Saleearly Junenearly 100 homeowners in Lewiston, Youngstown, Ransomville and Sanborn and various Lewiston businesses participate.
Artpark Tuesday in the Park Concert Series June-Augurst Since 1974, Artpark, high atop the Niagara River Gorge, offers magnificent celebration of the arts happens every summer. Concerts start at 6:30 pm. Box Office 716-754-4375
Blue MondayJuly & August Blues Concerts 7 - 9 PM at the Gazebo, Hennepin Park. Free admission, but donations accepted. Presented by Niagara Council on the Arts. With funding from the New York State Council on the Arts.
Jazz Wednesday July & August Jazz Wednesday - 7 - 9 PM Academy Park. Everything from hot Latin jazz to quirky Gypsy jazz to the big band sound. Free admission, but donations accepted. Presented by Niagara Council on the Arts. With funding from the New York State Council on the Arts.
Youngstown Level Regattalate July
Annual Outdoor Fine Arts Festival mid August10 AM - 6 PM on Along Center St.
Town of Porter Cabbage Festival mid October
Historic Lewiston Christmas Walk Early DecemberLewiston Christmas Walk Fine Art Sale- Noon to 5 PM Lewiston Art Cente

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