Exchange open house: Saturday, February 17"Open House: Sat. February 17, 10 am to 4 pm"

featuring art installations, live music, activities, vendors, and more! 

After much anticipation, the City of Niagara Falls is pleased to announce the official opening of the Niagara Falls Exchange on Saturday, February 17, 2024. Located at 5943 Sylvia Place, this multipurpose event space will serve as the epicentre of Niagara Falls Arts & Culture.

All are welcome to an Open House on Saturday, February 17, 2024, from 10 am to 4 pm. The free, drop-in style event will feature art installations, live music, activities, vendors and more. The community will be able to explore the new Arts & Culture facility, including the Market Hall, Artist & Woodworking Studios and Café (opening at a later date).

Open House Highlights:

  • Explore the creative spaces at The Exchange, including Artist & Woodworking Studios
  • Market vendors
    • Niagara Samosa Factory
    • Shriners Creek Kettle Popcorn
    • Fiesta Empanada
    • The Funghi Guy Gourmet Mushrooms
    • Moodies Bakery
    • Bry-Anne Farms
    • Harvey’s Honey
    • DeVries Fruit Farm 
  • Live music/DJ throughout the day
    • Rita Visser
    • Dave Mathews
    • Zach Bury
    • Chantal Barrette
    • Cd Onofrio
    • Amanda Lyn Parker
    • Eric James
    • Joe Lapinski
    • DJ Marinko
    • DJ Chance Mutuku
  • Niagara Falls In Focus photography exhibit 
  • Temporary and Permanent Installations (interior & exterior) by:
    • Adam Buller
    • Nicholas Crombach
    • Dillon Douglas
    • Jacob Headley
  • Other participating artists include:
    • Miguel Albino
    • Lindsay-Ann Chilcott
    • Joanne Ring
    • Manuel Trujillo
    • Emily Andrews
    • Ashley Marazzo

  • On-site activities and games, including
    • Collage party (by Paper Bananas)
    • Screen printing (by NAC)
  • Magicians (Matt Anthony and Robert Chan)
  • Free admission at the Niagara Falls History Museum and their new exhibition "My Story, My Tattoo"

Free, on-site parking is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. For additional parking information, visit nfexchange.ca/about/parking

Parking Map for Open House - Main and Ferry Area. "Street Parking available"

Coming Soon

  • The Farmers’ Market will officially open at its new, permanent home (The Exchange) later this Spring.
  • Mahtay Café will open its second location Mahtay Café at The Exchange, in the coming months - details to come. 
  • Lots of exciting programmes will be announced soon - NFX Nights, Paw Exchange, On The Rocks and much more!

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