Brickman Bash Event Details
THURSDAY, JULY 7, 2016
Opening Reception with Jim Brickman – Dinner and Q&A
Join Jim and friends as we get the 2016 Brickman Bash underway at the beautiful and historic Queen’s Landing hotel. Mix and mingle with old friends and new while enjoying cocktails and an elegant sit-down dinner. Jim, his mom Sally and maybe even his staff will be eager to answer your “behind the scenes” questions at the always popular and often hilarious Q & A.
FRIDAY, JULY 8, 2016
A Day at Niagara Falls, Canada
There is nothing more breathtaking than seeing Niagara Falls. Whether it’s your first time or your fiftieth, the thrill is always there. You’ll travel aboard an air-conditioned, sightseeing motor coach to view this natural wonder from every imaginable angle including the base of the falls. Yes, you’ll be decked out in the infamous waterproof slicker and travel on the Hornblower (formerly Maid of the Mist), a 700 passenger catamaran for the up-close sensation of the power and thunder of the Falls.
Our guided tour includes scenic stops at:
- Horseshoe Falls, American and Bridal Veil Falls
- Upper Niagara River & Rapids
- Whirlpool Rapids and Gorge
- Table Rock House
- Floral Clock
- Buffet Lunch at Fallsview Restaurant
- Voyage to the Falls Cruise
- Free time to roam
Jim Brickman Concert at First Ontario Performing Arts Centre
After an exhilarating day at the Falls you can relax at the hotel. But not for long! You’ll be whisked away to St Catharines where a cocktail and hor d’oeuvres reception will be held in honor of the Brickman Bash. Then, you’ll have VIP seating for an evening of relaxation and romance at an extraordinary Jim Brickman Concert, all at the First Ontario Performing Arts Centre.
The concert is open to the public.
SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2016
You are free to stroll the streets of the prettiest town in Ontario. The scene in the Heritage District is set with quaint buildings showcasing architecture of the past. It is filled with hidden treasures among the fashion boutiques, art galleries and culinary shops. There’s something for every taste and style.
Private Jim Brickman Concert at the historic St. Mark’s Anglican Church
Jim Brickman will sit down at the grand piano in the historic St. Mark’s Anglican Church. In an exclusive private concert, Jim will perform just for you while sharing his personal thoughts, stories and his favorite music. The peaceful atmosphere and exceptional sound are the ideal, intimate setting for you to connect with Jim and his music.
Cocktails, dinner and photos at Inniskillin Winery
In the heart of wine country, we’ll raise a glass to an unforgettable weekend. You’ll dine on the casual outdoor piazza of Inniskillin Winery amidst the lush vineyards, overlooking the Niagara Escarpment. The setting is perfect for taking a memorable photo with Jim and having fun with friends.
As Canada’s Original Estate Winery, Inniskillin is a respected winery pioneer committed to producing award-winning wines. Inniskillin is well-known for its iconic Icewines made by progressive, artisanal winemakers.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need a passport to travel to Canada?
Yes! All persons flying into or out of the United States, including to Canada must have a valid U.S. passport book and present it at the airport.
All U.S. citizens traveling to Canada must present a passport to U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials at borders and seaports upon their return. Although the Canada Border Services Agency won’t ask U.S. travelers to present a visa or passport, you must carry it for the trip home.
What is the best way to get to the hotel at Niagara-on-the-lake?
Getting to Brickman Bash
Jim Brickman fans come from all over the country to attend Brickman Bash and we will make getting there easy!
Buffalo Niagara International Airport
The best options for air travel is arriving and departing through the Buffalo Niagara International Airport. Close to 100 non-stop flights per day, serving 22 airport destinations, the Buffalo Niagara International Airport plays an essential role in the development of business and tourism in the Buffalo Niagara region.
Billy Bishop Airport
If you find yourself wanting to fly right into Ontario, there are two airports. Located on Toronto Island, Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport is Canada’s ninth busiest airport and welcomes more than 2.4 million business and leisure travelers each year. Billy Bush offers service to 24 cities in Canada and the U.S., with connections to more than 80 international destinations.
Toronto Pearson International Airport
Toronto Pearson is Canada’s largest and busiest airport, in Canada’s largest and busiest city. This friendly airport is the hub for some 400,000 flights a year and over 38.6 million passengers annually. When you consider that Canada’s population is roughly 36 million, that’s more than our entire country! Take a look at what goes on behind the scenes at this gateway to North American air travel.
Niagara Airbus provides charter, private, and scheduled shuttle service to and from the Toronto International Airport (also known as the Pearson Airport), Billy Bishop Toronto Island Airport, the Buffalo International Airport, Niagara Falls New York Airport and the Hamilton International Airport. CLICK HERE for more information and to book today! You can also contact Niagara Airbus by calling 800-206-7222.
Is the price for the Brickman Bash in Canadian or US dollars?
The price is calculated in US dollars which is currently valued higher than the Canadian. Therefore, the event is priced at a better rate for US residents.
Can we book another hotel and still attend the Brickman Bash?
The Bash is an all-inclusive package, so you cannot book a different hotel.
All reservations must be made through JMB Tours.
Are meals included in the price?
Dinner on Thursday, Friday and Saturday are included. Breakfast and lunch on Friday are also included.
What else is included?
All events are included: transportation to and from all events, the opening reception, Niagara Falls sight-seeing trip and Falls cruise, tickets to two Jim Brickman concerts, and closing party at the winery.
If I drive to the Brickman Bash, where can I park?
There is free parking at Queen’s Landing hotel.
Can I drive to the events?
Parking at the various sites and venues is very limited. Jump on the bus and leave the driving to us!
Can anyone attend the Brickman Bash events?
The Brickman Bash events are specifically for those who book their reservation through JMB Tours. The concert at First Ontario Performing Arts Centre is the only event that is open to the public.
Do I have to attend all events?
You won’t want to miss a thing, but you are not required to attend. If you prefer not to sail on the Voyage to the Falls, you can stay on shore.[/
Contact the Brickman Bash Concierge!
Let the incredible Jim Brickman team be your travel agent. We are here to book your unforgettable trip to Niagara Falls. If you have any questions about the itinerary, hotel accommodations, events or other Brickman Bash details, write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 216-378-3624. Are you paying for your Brickman Bash by check? Please make all check payable to JMB Tours, LLC and mail to:
Attention: Brickman Bash
23800 Commerce Park, Suite G
Beachwood, OH 44122