Downtown St. Catharines is the ultimate patio weekend getaway, according to blogTO.
“Definitely a hidden gem!”
A segment of St. Paul Street, between William Street and Carlisle Street, closes to vehicular traffic on weekends to allow restaurant patios to open onto the sidewalks and for the street itself to become a pedestrian walkway. Patios can be found located throughout the downtown core. While you’re here enjoying the patio life, visit the many unique retail stores and services that are a part of Downtown St. Catharines.
Making Room for Patios & Pedestrians in Downtown St. Catharines. Tourism Niagara’s blog post says St. Paul Street on weekends is “a family-friendly pedestrian promenade with ample space to sip, socialize and meander safely”.