Ball’s Falls Thanksgiving Festival News

~ October 6 – 9, 2023 (Thanksgiving Weekend) ~ 

Vineland, ON  – Join us at Ball’s Falls Thanksgiving Festival, Oct 6-9, 2023, in the picturesque Ball’s Falls Conservation Area. A harvest celebration awaits!

The Festival is a Niagara Tradition that the whole family will love!

For more details on this year’s festival, including entertainment schedule and list of participating artisan, food, and beverage vendors, visit

Thanksgiving Festival photo of people exploring vendor tents


The 49th Festival will bring back fall favourites – including 150+ unique craft and artisan vendors, delicious foods, craft beverages and wines, fresh, local farmers’ market vendors, live music on the main stage and children’s entertainment, historical demonstrations, heritage tours and guided nature hikes.

Enjoy the beauty of the fall season along the Niagara Escarpment as you take in the sights, sounds and delicious scents of the Thanksgiving Festival and explore the colourful forested trails.

Photo of beautiful fall scene

Make Thanksgiving memories, and visit the Festival with friends and family – enjoy elevated musical entertainment and family-friendly activities and shows throughout each day.

Where previous year’s offered a Seniors Day, we now offer discounted rates to seniors all weekend long! Join us for elevated musical entertainment and family activities and shows throughout each day, and a new open-air festival format (no big-top tents).

Photo of historic building.

Dates and Times

Friday, October 6 – Monday, October 9
10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Event will run rain or shine!


On-site parking for this event is limited and not guaranteed. Please consider carpooling if you are able to! We also recommend purchasing tickets online in advance, but these will also be available at the gate upon arrival. Please pay admission using digital payment method – save your cash for our cash-only artisans and vendors! ATMs available on site!

  • General Admission: $9
  • Seniors (65+): $7
  • Children (3 – 11): $7
Buy Tickets poster
Buy your tickets online to avoid long lineups! Come to shop, eat, drink, and play!

Festival poster

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