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Special Events 2015


Second Annual Grand Canadian Steampunk Exposition
September 25 – 27

A Grand Exposition of Canadian Steampunk grandeur, a festival of epic proportions, sights and sounds to entertain and delight... all this and more. Three days of Canadian Steampunk amazement and astonishment in southern Ontario in the Niagara region, featuring a night time concert (performers to be announced)! A largely-outdoor Steampunk festival within a War-of-1812 Canadian fort, with activities, presentations and workshops for all ages and interests. Special Admissions rates for Fort George during this weekend.

For Admission/Ticket and Hotel Information please visit: Canadian Steampunk website or call: (905) 525-6303


Battle of Queenston Heights Commemorative Tours
October 10 & 11

Join the Friends of Fort George and Parks Canada as we commemorate the 203rd anniversary of the Battle of Queenston Heights and the death of Major General Sir Isaac Brock. Brock's Monument National Historic Site will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., all weekend. Join us for guided tours of the battle site at 11 a.m, 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., climb the 235 steps to the top of Brock's Monument and enjoy the scenic view of Queenston Heights and the Niagara River!

Call the Friends of Fort George at (905) 468-6621 or email: for more information.


Fort George Garrison Christmas
December 12 & 13: noon – 4 p.m.

Gather your family and friends and come to Fort George for an afternoon full of exciting activities, crafts and games celebrating Christmas! This is an annual family holiday event not to be missed.


New Year’s Day Levee
January 1, 2016: 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Join the Friends of Fort George and Parks Canada as we ring in the New Year at Navy Hall! Levee celebrations start at 3 p.m., and include toasts, music by the 41st Regiment Fife and Drum Corps, and a cannon firing to welcome the New Year. Call the Friends of Fort George at (905) 468-6621 for more information.

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