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Fort Erie

Fort Erie

The gateway to Southern Ontario. Fort Erie is situated on the shores of Lake Erie and the Niagara River with a population of 30,000. Fort Erie boasts a rich heritage of history and is home to miles of beautiful beaches and recreational trails. Check Fort Erie Community Guide Spring/Summer 2018 for special events or Fort Erie Visitors Guide 2018/2019 www.forteriecanada.com

Fort Erie Railroad Museum 

The Fort Erie Race Track

Thoroughbred Racing - Opening Day May 29, 2018, 83rd Prince of Wales Stakes (July 24, 2018)  check Fort Erie Community Guide Spring/Summer 2018 for a list of special events. www.forterie.ca

Fort Erie Race Track Farmers' Market - runs from June 10th, 2018 - October (Sundays)

 

Events

Fort Erie Friendship Festival - July 12-15 2018  Located at Mather Arch Park - amusement rides, concerts, food vendors, crafts and so much more (www.friendshipfestival.com)

Taste of Fort Erie - September 22, 2018 - Indulge in delicious local food, enjoy free live music and shop at over 100 vendors in beautiful downtown Bridgeburg. (www.bridgeburgdistrict.com)

 Parks And Recreation

Historic Old Fort Erie - Check www.oldforterie.com for events and films at the new visitor centre theatre - The Siege of Fort Erie Re-enactment (August 11 &12, 2018)

Fort Erie Friendship Trail – Paved walking/biking path expanding from Fort Erie to Port Colborne. New portion along Niagara Boulevard.

Beaches - there are a number of beach access points along the lakeside roads around town - sandy public beaches at Waverly Beach & Crescent Beach with plenty of paved parking.


Bay Beach - large public sandy beach with metered parking lots - (new development Summer 2018 - pavillions, publc washrooms etc)

Boating at the Bertie Boat Club

 

Fort Erie Leisureplex – Twin ice arenas located in Crescent Park. Banquet hall, fast food restaurant and sports store on premises

Public Skating and Hockey at the Leisureplex

Skateboard Park – located at Crescent Park between YMCA and Town Hall Centre.

Centennial Park – Expansive treed park in Crescent Park. Splash pad, twin tennis courts, playground equipment and soccer fields can be enjoyed here.

Energy Field – Small park with playground equipment located in Garrison Village Phase I area.

Oakes Park - Baseball diamonds and Tennis Courts 

 Albert Street park – located near Old Fort Erie area. Tennis courts and playground equipment.

 Bowen Road park – playground equipment located near Niagara River in north end of Fort Erie.

Sugar Bowl – Beautifully landscaped park with paved walkways around water feature/skating pond. Memory park section. Dog park – fully fenced/no leash required.  Playground equipment here too.

 

E.J. Freeland Community YMCA –Offers a wide range of health, fitness and educational programs including a leisure/splash pool; 20 metre three lane pool with slide; gymnasium; fitness studio; indoor walking track; racquet courts ~ exercise equipment room; and babysitting services. This facility is located in Crescent Park.


Schools

Greater Fort Erie Secondary School (grades 9-12) newly constructed school complete with community theatre.

Garrison Road School (K-8), Peace Bridge Public School (K-8)


 Housing

North End (Bridgeburg) – Older section of town with lots of character homes on tree lined streets.

South End – Older character homes mixed with some commercial properties.

West End – Mixture of war-time housing

Garrison Village – Single family homes in Phase 1 developed approx 20 years ago. Phase 2 developed approx 8 years ago.

Peace Bridge Village - Phase 1 is being developed (68 lots, 15 models to choose from - single detached homes) visit www.ashtonhomeswestern.com for more details

Crescent Park – Mixture of newer single family homes and converted cottages. Spears Estates (Ashton Homes) just off Spears Road (near Garrison Road school) 6 Townhomes ready for occupancy May 2018 (visit www.ashtonhomeswestern.com for more details)

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