The Winter Shrine Near Buffalo That Will Enchant You Beyond Words

Seeing all the different areas of Buffalo illuminated for the holidays is one of our favorite parts of this cheerful season, putting a real twinkle in our eye as we explore the city. If you’ve been seeking out a magical destination and light displays that will wow you, we have the perfect half-hour road trip to take up to Niagara County to see one of our state’s most beautiful shrines. Only a quick drive away, see for yourself how enchanting this place is once winter rolls around.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you’ve never before experienced the Festival of Lights, be sure to check out the amazing footage captured below to see the excitement of what you can expect to see here at the shrine!


Have you ever made the trip up to Our Lady of Fatima Shrine’s Festival of Lights? For more winter fun, check out The Mountain Coaster Ride Near Buffalo That Will Make Your Winter Unforgettable!