NIAGARA FALLS – Members of the public will be able to meet famed American aerialist Nik Wallenda at two public events this week.
Wallenda will be at the Table Rock Welcome Centre Wenesday and Thursday from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Members of the public who come out will be able to speak to the professional wirewalker during each of the hour-long sessions as he prepares for his much-anticipated crossing on Friday.
It is anticipated that more than 120,000 spectators will gather to watch the event live on both sides of the Niagara River.
Hundreds of millions of TV viewers around the world are also expected to watch coverage of the walk, which will be broadcast live on both the ABC and CTV television networks.