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Niagara Falls plans to jingle all the way through the three Saturdays – leading up to Christmas weekend with a new holiday celebration downtown that will feature a variety of free activities Saturday, Dec. 9 and Dec. 16. A Candlelight Stroll will launch Jingle Falls USA at 4:30 p.m. Saturday from the steps of Niagara Falls City Hall, 745 Main St. The procession will lea…

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The 8th annual Old Falls Street Oktoberfest in Niagara Falls will have fun for all ages, with music and food, beer and all things German from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30 in Old Falls Street's middle block. The free event is open to the public and will kick off at 1 p.m., rain or shine, with the ceremonial "Tapping of the Kegs." Music and dancing will continue thro…

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Downtown Niagara Falls will celebrate German heritage this weekend when it hosts the sixth annual Old Falls Street Oktoberfest from 1 to 8 p.m. Oct. 3. Situated on Old Falls Street’s Middle Block. The event will be held rain or shine and is free.Live German-themed entertainment will be provided throughout the day by the Bergholz German Band, the German American Musicians a…

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Randle and the Late Night Scandals – just “Randle” to the band’s ever-growing fan base – first came to my attention a few years ago, when I wandered into Nietzsche’s one night and they happened to be playing the satellite stage in the front of the club. I was immediately struck by the swampy, sultry, blues-based vitality of their jams, and also by the undeniable charisma o…

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NIAGARA FALLS - Old Falls Street will host a full day of free live music on Saturday. Performances run from noon to 10 p.m. on the street’s middle block. Following is the lineup: Tim Britt, noon to 2 p.m.; Jamie Holka, 2 to 4 p.m.; Zak Ward, 4 to 7 p.m.; and Tune Babes, 7 to 10 p.m. [bn_youtube id="1KDJ1qWTXqY"] [bn_youtube id="U5BB0BQCIF8"]

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NIAGARA FALLS – Fifty classic and new Corvettes will be on display Saturday at a free, day-long “Cruise-In” event on Old Falls Street. The Corvette Club of Buffalo and the Sunburst Corvette Club of Crystal Lake, Ill., will show off their vehicles from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The event, open to the public, also features live music from Lance Diamond from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., as w…