Tag Archives: National

Our Lady of Fatima Shrine – Lewiston, New York (FREE)

Since 1954, Our Lady of Fatima Shrine has become a place of natural beauty, art, communal prayer, and renewal to thousands who visit the unique buildings and grounds each year. The magnificence and natural beauty of the Shrine is highlighted by an awe-inspiring Dome Basilica covered with two layers of glass and Plexiglas, with a contour of the Northern Hemisphere of the globe. The impressive approach to the Basilica is … Read more »

Fort George National Historic Site in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Overlooking the Niagara River, Fort George was built between 1796 and 1802. This fortification served as the headquarters for the Centre Division of the British Army during the War of 1812, and played a pivotal role in the defence of Upper Canada. Fort George saw action during the Battle of Queenston Heights, was destroyed and captured by the Americans during the Battle of Fort George, and was reclaimed by the British … Read more »

2013-05-10 (to 2013-05-12) Canadian National Cheer & Dance Championships – Scotiabank Convention Centre – Niagara Falls

Date: Friday, May 10th – Sunday, May 12th, 2013 Venue: Scotiabank Convention Centre Over 300 teams from across Canada and the U.S. vie for the title, the MOST prestigious event in the nation. Offering school, all star, demo, dance and specialty cheer divisions, this is the event of the season. From our amazing staging to our signature awards ceremony, every second is designed to make each and every athlete feel … Read more »