Oakes Park, Niagara Falls
Oakes Park is one of Niagara Falls’ busiest public space. Featuring a football field, track, playground and an additional baseball diamond, the park opened on the Civic Holiday in 1931.
Situated on Lake Erie, Port Colborne is the southern port of the Welland Canal, which was completed in 1833. One year later, this small settlement on Gravelly Bay was named a port-of-entry and given its present name in honor of Upper Canada’s Lieutenant-Governor Sir John Colborne. He was instrumental in securing funding for the canal project. The Time Trial will be host around H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park.
Scotiabank Convention Center, Niagara Falls
Situated just 250 steps away from Horseshoe Falls, the Scotiabank Convention Center will be home to volleyball for the Canada Summer Games in 2021. Opened in 2011, it provides more than 300,000 square feet of world-class convention space. The Center also hosted the Canadian Wrestling Trials in 2019, which determined the team that goes to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Royal Canadian Henley Rowing Course, St. Catharines
The Royal Canadian Henley Rowing Course is a world class rowing facility. It hosted the World Rowing Championships in 1999 and will host the event again in 2024. Situated in historic Port Dalhousie, St. Catharines, the course has been hosting events ever since 1903, including the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta and the TORONTO Pan American Games in 2015.
Meridian Center, St. Catharines
The Meridian Center is the largest entertainment facility in Niagara region. The center has hosted a lot of significant events. During the spring and summer, the Meridian is home to the Canadian Elite Basketball League’s Niagara River Lions, and in the winter, the Ontario Hockey League’s Niagara IceDogs. The Meridian Center will kick off the Canada Summer Games in 2022 with the Opening Ceremony.
Southward Park, Grimsby
Located in Grimsby, the Southward Community Sports Park opened in May, 2017. The park features soccer fields, baseball/softball diamonds, a dog park, 2.5km of walking trails, playground, and bocce ball courts.