Welcome to the City of Welland, a truly historic canal city situated in the heart of the Niagara Peninsula. Visitors marvel at the area’s natural beauty of trails and waterway. Welland is proud to offer an array of multicultural festivals, sporting events, and outdoor concerts. Known officially as the Rose City, Welland is home to over 400 acres of beautiful parks, and has one of the finest rose gardens in the country.
Welland has a proud cultural heritage. Our residents represent a diverse blend of many ethnic backgrounds, including the third largest Francophone community in the province. The Welland Multicultural Centre organizes a yearly Dragon Boat Festival, as-well-as International Luncheons for residents and visitors to enjoy. Well known for Sport Tourism, Welland is home to the state-of-the-art Welland International Flatwater Centre and Youngs Sportsplex. These venues host international competitions every year and bring athletes from around the world to Welland, Ontario. Join us for a festival or sporting event, and take advantage of our parks and trails. Discover Welland