NIAGARA FALLS, ON--(Marketwire - Sep 12, 2012) - Ice and extreme sports meet this winter when the Red Bull Crashed Ice Event comes to town near this hotel in Niagara Falls. Sixty-four amateur athletes from around the globe, wearing hockey skates, will compete in a downhill race on an ice track for the chance to bring home the title of Red Bull Crashed Ice Champion.

The free public event, taking place December 1, 2012, near this Niagara Falls, Ontario hotel, kicks off a world tour that will continue on to Minnesota, Russia and Switzerland before ending in Quebec City on March 2, 2013.

The Courtyard Niagara Falls, a newly renovated Niagara Falls, Canada hotel, is excited to welcome extreme sports enthusiasts to town for this exciting event. For additional event details, visit

If you're looking for great Niagara Falls hotel deals, this Clifton Hill hotel offers a lot of bang for your buck, with a fresh lobby space, renovated rooms and generous amenities. Work or relax in the reinvented lobby space with free Wi-Fi and an interactive GoBoard, helping you plan your visit with weather, news and destination information. You can unwind at the fitness centre, indoor pool, sauna and whirlpool, or explore the great outdoors along the Niagara Parks. Dining ranges from hearty steaks, fine wine and succulent seafood at The Keg Steakhouse & Bar to family favorites and colorful drinks at T.G.I. Friday's. Accommodations, including two-room family suites and suites outfitted with a fireplace and whirlpool, offer complimentary high-speed Internet access, pay-per-view movies and plenty of space.

About the Courtyard Niagara Falls

The newly renovated Courtyard by Marriott Niagara Falls offers a modern stay just a 5-minute walk from the beautiful falls. Start your stay with check-in at a personal kiosk in the reinvented lobby space, where free Wi-Fi, contemporary style and an interactive GoBoard combine to bring the world to you. Guestrooms, newly renovated and offering plenty of space, feature pay-per-view movies, complimentary high-speed Internet access, a safe and coffeemaker. Families and groups will feel at home in a two-room suite, while those looking to spice things up can enjoy a fireplace and whirlpool in a romantic suite. This Clifton Hill hotel is convenient to attractions, casinos, shopping and restaurants, but also offers its own dining and diversions. Active guests can stroll or jog through the Niagara Parks or head to the fitness centre, indoor pool or seasonal outdoor pool; when it's time to relax a sauna and whirlpool are perfect options. Families will find kid-friendly amenities here including an arcade and game room and familiar food and fun at T.G.I Friday's. For a romantic meal, The Keg Steakhouse & Bar features an extensive wine list and a menu of seafood and steaks. Business guests can work around the clock with the 24-hour business center and 24-hour Market, offering snacks and beverages. A beautiful setting and generous amenities make this Niagara Falls hotel the ideal venue for meetings and events, with more than 1,200 sq. ft. of event space, meeting packages and professional planners.

Contact Information:

Tricia Marchand-Watson
Courtyard Niagara Falls