There is excellent theatre in Niagara and much of it is accessible. The following is a selection of the most popular venues. Don’t forget to check out other areas of Niagara that are within easy driving distance of the Falls for more. Every large shopping plaza has a multi-screen movie theatre. We even have an old fashioned drive-in theatre (see Movies).
Theatre/Dinner Theatre in Niagara Falls
Oh Canada, Eh?!
Go to Oh Canada Eh website
(905)374-1995 or 1-800- 467-2071 for tickets
8585 Lundy’s Lane
Niagara Falls, ON
Dinner theatre taking on Canada’s history in squeaky-clean song and spoof.
Special shows near holidays – check website.
Dining room seats 280, 50 spots for wheelchair/scooter users.
Family-style seating on long benches.
If disabled, call ahead for special accommodations e.g. a larger space to accommodate your chair and perhaps a caregiver
For those who wish to transfer, the chairs have padded seats and backs but are armless.
Special dietary needs? Call ahead and you’ll be accommodated.
Two designated parking spots next to covered front entrance.
Large lot in back
Doors not automatic and a lip of weather stripping might require help
Everything inside accessible.
Washroom tight but stall big enough for scooter
Sink open underneath
Raw wood could deliver slivers
Soap and paper towels on back wall with mirror/hard to reach.
Carry liquid hand sanitizer as you are eating here as well as using the washroom.
Menu: Please see website – 5 course dinner.
Fun and excellent value.
Avalon Ballroom Theatre
For tickets, call Ticketmaster at 1-877-833-3110
Fallsview Casino Resort
6380 Fallsview Blvd.
Niagara Falls, ON
Just about every entertainer you can think of comes through this venue.
Fifteen hundred seats with wheelchair seating on mezzanine level, not close to stage.
For current performers go to website.
Accessible washrooms throughout
Accessible parking in the huge casino parking garage.
Greg Frewin Theatre
Go to Greg Frewin Theatre website
(905) 356-0777; Toll Free: (866) 870-3002
5781 Ellen Ave.
Niagara Falls, ON
Walkable/rollable from the top of Clifton Hill
Buffet dinner at 6:15; curtain at 7:30
Tables, chairs and booths
Theatre fully lighted during meals
Call ahead for tickets or book online
Las Vegas-style magic and illusion for the whole family
Six hundred seats on six levels
Wide carpeted ramps
Rare tigers and exotic birds
The latest in special effects, lighting and sound
Huge parking lot; two accessible spots - one wide enough to accommodate a side-loading van
Flat entrance; automatic double doors.
Bar is open during show
Traditional washrooms plus large accessible family-style washroom off lobby.
Door has lever handles but is heavy and seated person may need help.
Low open sink; lever faucets
Grab bars around toilet.
To learn more about Greg Frewin see website
Performances are year round but not on a daily basis.
Also special events and performances. Check their website.
Theatre in Niagara-on-the-Lake
Shaw Theatre Festival
Go to Shaw Festival website
Box office 1-800-511-7429 or 905-468-2172
10 Queens Parade
The Shaw Festival has gained a world-class reputation.
Plays are performed in four venues:
- The Festival Theatre – wheelchair accessible
- The Royal George Theatre – accessible but ramp must be requested
- The Court House Theatre – not accessible
- The Studio Theatre – accessible
Accessible parking at the theatres is limited
Arrive early to park at the Festival Theatre.
For the Royal George Theatre, use town metered wheelchair accessible parking spots near the theatre or behind the old Courthouse.
Two accessible washrooms at Festival theatre
One at Royal George located beside the building in Bernard’s, the Shaw Festival Shop is accessible from the outside.
Wheelchair accessible seating spaces are available at all accessible theatres.
When booking make sure they know you need to be in an accessible seating area.
If you are bringing a group using wheelchairs call before booking.
Listening devices for hearing impaired patrons for a fee of $2.
Members of the Canadian or American Hard of Hearing Association may have the fee waived upon request.
Some devices may be used in unison with a personal hearing aid.
For more information, inquire when ordering tickets.