Ball’s Falls Thanksgiving Festival

Beautiful time of year to visit this 19th century industrial hamlet

Every Canadian Thanksgiving weekend, Ball’s Falls puts on their famous Thanksgiving Festival, where the beautifully-preserved 19th century hamlet hosts exhibits by artists, artisans, farmers, and craftspeople from all over Canada.

Family-friendly entertainment abounds, with wildlife displays and folk musicians onstage throughout the weekend. Fall is a gorgeous time of year to visit the conservation area: plan to stay the whole day and hike along the Cataract Trail, or take your family through the Grist Mill and Blacksmith Shop.

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Ball's Falls Conservation Area
3292 Sixth Avenue, ON L0R 1S0

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Ranked #19 of 78 things to do in Lincoln

lsD4297DN

St. Catharines, Canada

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It is insane that a park will charge almost $30 just to park. There are much better parks to visit that are 100% free.

Philly413

Newmarket, Canada

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Balls Falls is a beautiful park. As we travelled on a unseasonably warm day in December there was no snow but it was fantastic and there was lots of water going over the falls. The trails were not...

pramkjuj2

Toronto, Canada

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This is one of the good falls (if not considering Niagara falls...). There are 2 falls around this area... upper and lower. Lower falls, you can view just from the viewing area. When it comes to...

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