Every evening at dusk, the Niagra Falls are illuminated in a bright array of color.
The rainbow is created by 21 xenon lights, each with a diameter of 30 inches. Each spotlight “has a brilliance of 250 million candlepower,” according to the Niagra Parks website.
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To plan your viewing of the Niagra Falls Illumination take a look at the Falls Illumination schedule for 2013:
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*the very first illumination took place in 1860