VIDEO: Fire in festival parking lot destroys cars

There was a major fire in Niagara-on-the-Lake over the weekend that damaged almost 3 dozen vehicles.

34 went up in flames Sunday afternoon.

A grass fire that appears to have been ignited by exhaust from a vehicle in a in a field along Niagara Stone Road.

The field was being being used as a parking lot to accomodate guests of a lavendar festival.

No one was injured.

Fire officals claim they had warned festival organiers against using the field as a parking lot because of the fire risk.

(With files from Russ Courtney)