Niagara Falls, Canada a destination famous for it’s breath-taking and powerful Falls welcomes millions of visitors each year. Not only does the Falls flock national and international visitors, but many famous faces as well. Since opening in May 2014, Hornblower Niagara Cruises has welcomed a number of celebrities on board the state-of-the-art catamarans. Some of the celebrities have included,‘Wedding Singer’ and ‘Happy Gilmore’ star, Adam Sandler, an American Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, entrepreneur, film producer and musician; Pretty Little Liars’ actress, Ashley Benson, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Activist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient and Xuan Huang, a famous Hollywood star in China.
Sandler joined by his wife and two daughters on August 2, 2014 at Hornblower Niagara Cruises to experience what better than the breath-taking Canadian and American Falls. The happy family was in the world-famous destination after Sandler took a break from filming in Toronto, Ontario from his upcoming movie, ‘Pixels’ to be released in May 15, 2015.
Adam’s visit came as a surprise to many of the staff and visitors at Hornbower Niagara Cruises on an ordinary Saturday afternoon in Niagara Falls, Canada. Wearing his shades, puma ball cap and of course sporting our famous red poncho (can’t be missed), Adam and his wife Jackie along with their four children walked right onto the boats, but before they did so were stopped by friendly and nervous employees looking to meet the famous face and his brood. Just in time for the late afternoon boat ride, the family anxiously hopped on board the boat and just like any other family they marched themselves to the top of the boat to get the ultimate view of the Falls. After their trip was complete Adam and his family made their way passed the Hornblower step and repeat for a family photo and keepsake from their visit to Niagara’s newest attraction. (See picture below)
Sandler known for his funny roles appeared in dozens of Hollywood romantic comedies including, ‘Just Go With It’, ‘Grown Ups’ “ You Don’t Mess With Zohan’, ‘Click’, ‘Mr. Deeds’, ‘That’s My Boy’ and his recent, ‘Blended’ starring Drew Barrymore and many, many more. Just when you thought one celebrity sightseeing was enough, ‘Pretty Little Liars’ actress, Ashley Benson, 24, made a visit to the iconic destination to see what others having been raving about all along. After checking in to #Niagarafalls on her Instagram, Ashley was greeted by Hornblower Niagara cruises employees and walked on the boats to experience the thundering falls. After agreeing to pose for a picture for us, sans Hollywood red carpet, she too was quickly on her way. Benson known for her role as, ‘ Hanna Marin’ on ABC’s ‘Pretty Little Liars’, ‘Spring Breakers’ with Selena Gomez and ‘Days of Our Lives.’
Other celebrities that made their visit on the 700-passenger boats include, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Activist and Nobel Peace Prize recipient who visited in May who travelled with St. John Ambulance of Canada. Archbishop Desmond Tutu travelled across Canada to explore the many exciting destinations in the country. Xuan Huang, a famous Hollywood star in China who stopped by with his entourage and accompanied by the OTMPC.
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