Friendship Festival. Coinciding with both Canada Day (July 1st) and Independence Day in the United States (July 4th), the Friendship Festival is a four-day celebration of almost 200 years of friendship and mutual cooperation between the United States and Canada. Mather Arch Park is the venue for events such as classic car shows, War of 1812 reenactments (at Old Fort Erie), live music, and fireworks.
Freeland's Restaurant, 1485 Garrison Rd (Highway 3), ☎ +1 905-871-8333. 6:30AM-11:30AM & 4:30PM - 9:30PM. Family style restaurant located in the Clarion Hotel & Conference Centre. $6.95 - $22.95.
Green Acres Family Restaurant, 1554 Garrison Rd (Highway 3) (west of town), ☎ +1 905-871-1212. Closed Mon & Tues. 11:30am-8:30pm Wed-Sun.. Well known for their fish & chips, some people speak highly of their turkey dinner. Often very busy. Take-out and eat-in.