Closings

Updated August 7, 2020
Niagara County COVID-19 Hotline 1-888-364-3065

Please adhere to Governor Cuomo's Social Distancing requirements.

Please send your closing information to jennifer@niagarariverregion.com to be included in this listing.

Festival & Event Closings
Please contact festival/event organizers for details regarding cancellations or postponements.

August Events


August 3, 10, 17 2020 - Blue Monday Lewiston Council on the Arts - CANCELLED

August 8-9 2020 - Lewiston Art Festival & KeyBank Chalkwalk Competition - CANCELLED

August 10 - 14 2020- Castellani Art Museum of NU Kids N Art Symphony of the Five Senses Program - CANCELLED

August 17 - 21 2020- Castellani Art Museum of NU Kids N Art Imagination Station Program - CANCELLED

August 28-29 2020- Northwest Jazz Festival, Lewiston NY - CANCELLED

September Events
September 7, 2020 - Youngstown Labor Day Parade, Youngstown NY - CANCELLED

September 10 - 13 2020 - Niagara County Peach Festival, Lewiston NY - CANCELLED

September 26 - 27, 2020 - Lewiston Harvest & Hops Festival, Lewiston NY - CANCELLED

Niagara County Schools - CLOSED Until further notice  
Erie County Schools - CLOSED Until further notice

Niagara County - list of Niagara County Government and Supported Programs Closings 

WGRZ -Channel 2 Closing Link
WIVB - Channel 4 Closing Link
WKBW - Channel 7
Niagara Frontier Publications
Niagara Gazette

NY Forward Business Reopening Lookup Tool - https://www.businessexpress.ny.gov/app/nyforward

LISTING OF PROGRAMS / SERVICES that are CLOSED 

Artpark Box Office - CLOSED for in-person sales effective immediately and until further notice. Patrons who wish to purchase tickets or have ticketing-related questions may call (716)754-4375 between the hours of 10AM - 4PM, Monday-Friday. Tickets may also be purchased online anytime at tickets.com.  The administrative offices will also be closed, and staff will work remotely until further notice. A list of our staff contacts is posted here.

Aquarium of NF - CLOSED

Castellani Art Museum - All Art Express programs are cancelled for the remainder of the spring season. 

Cave of the Winds Winter Experience - CLOSED

Discovery Center NF State Parks - CLOSED

Lewiston Bicentennial Committee - All meetings are held online until further notice.

Lewiston Public Library - Closed until further notice. 

Lutheran Church of the Messiah - All in-person activities and services at the church until March 31st.

Maid of the Mist  - Closed

Manente Orthodontics- Rescheduling appointments

Niagara County Community College - In Person Classes are cancelled.

Niagara Falls State Park  Observation Deck - Closed

Niagara Falls State Park Trolley & Visitor Center- CLOSED

Niagara Falls Underground Heritage Center  Museum - closed until further notice. 

Niagara Falls USA Visitor Center - Closed 

Niagara University - In Person Classes Cancelled.

Old Fort Niagara - Closed until further notice

Silver Sneakers - Red Brick in Youngstown has been cancelled until further notice.

Stella Niagara Swim Program
 - Cancelled until further notice 

St. Paul's Episcopal Church - Lewiston, NY  -
All in-person worship and events are suspended until further notice.  We will be live streaming a shortened service each Sunday at 11:15 am on Facebook (SPLewiston)

St. Peter's R.C. Parish - Lewiston, NY. ALL PUBLIC MASSES, programs and events are cancelled until further notice.  The Church will remain open for those who wish to come and pray.

Town of Lewiston Senior Center - Closed until further notice  

Village of Lewiston Recreation Programs - All Recreation Programs at LEWISTON RED BRICK are now cancelled as well as Lewiston Swim at Stella Niagara until further notice  

Wear and Share - Community closet is closed until further notice  

Youngstown Free Library - All programs sponsored by or held at the library are cancelled.  Call or email for curbside pickup! www.youngstownfreelibrary.com

Youngstown Recreation Program
- All recreation programs are closed until further notice. All State Park playgrounds, athletic courts and sporting fields are CLOSED.

We want to remind everyone that the Niagara River Region Chamber of Commerce is not a health official or government official. Our goal is to share information that is accurate and unbiased in a timely manner.

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