ROAD TRIP TIP: Cross the Border for Double the Fun!

June 28, 2015

June 2015 – Gas prices are down and weekend trips are on the rise! So before you celebrate the red, white, and blue on July 4th, why not take a quick trip across the border to celebrate Canada Day on July 1 with our neighbors to the north? Two countries, two holidays and tons of festive food and fireworks – sounds like a blast, eh?

Niagara Falls to Niagara Falls – 12 minutes


Distance: 4 miles
Avg. hotel price in Niagara Falls June 29 – July 6: $120
Don’t miss: Live music and performances at the Coca Cola Concert Series followed by Canada’s longest running fireworks series hosted by Niagara Parks at Queen Victoria Park!

Seattle to Vancouver – 2 hours 30 minutes


Distance: 143 miles
Avg. hotel price in Vancouver June 29 – July 6: $206
Don’t miss: Canada Day at Canada Place, the largest celebration outside the nation’s capital, featuring a parade, live music, art exhibits, a circus, and of course, a hockey game!

Burlington to Montreal – 1 hour 40 minutes


Distance: 95 miles
Avg. hotel price in Montreal June 29 – July 6: $168
Don’t miss: The official ceremony at the Old Port Montreal celebrates newly sworn-in Canadians, followed by traditional Canada Day cake, family activities, and a fireworks show.

Fargo to Winnipeg – 3 hours 30 minutes

Distance: 222 miles
Avg. hotel price in Winnipeg June 29 – July 6: $119
Don’t miss: Obstacle courses, crafts, a public market and even boat tours during the Canada Day festival at The Forks.

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Niagara Falls: Download
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Vancouver Skyline: Download
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Mont Royal, Montreal: Download
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Esplanade Riel and The Canadian Museum For Human Rights, Winnipeg: Download
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United States

Old Falls St., Niagara Falls: Download
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Space Needle, Seattle: Download
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Lake, Burlington: Download
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Downtown Fargo: Download
Photo credit: Fargo-Moorhead Convention & Visitors Bureau

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