Do you have a passion for collecting and proudly displaying antiques? Well, Section 1 in the Homecraft Sections of the Markham Fair is just for you! Come see your collectibles showcased at the Markham Fair from September 27-30, 2018.
Entry forms are being accepted from Monday May 28th, 2018 to Thursday September 13th, 2018, at 8:00 PM. Before entering Section 1 (Antiques), please refer to the General Rules & Regulations and Additional Rules for Homecraft, which can be found in the Markham Fair Agricultural, Homecraft and Livestock Prize Book. Exhibits must be brought to the Homecraft Building on Tuesday, September 25th 2018 between 12:00 and 8:30 PM and can be reclaimed on Sunday September 30th 2018 between 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM.
There are two sets of classes for the antiques section of the Markham Fair. Classes 1-31 must be articles that are 80 years or older, whereas classes 32-39 must be collectibles from 1938-1968.
Prizes include money from the Markham Fair as well as generous donations from Clarkson Auctions, Reid’s Antiques, the Betty Davenport Memorial, and the Reesor’s Family in Canada, for certain classes.
If you are interested in entering the Section 1: Antiques portion of Markham Fair’s many competitions, check out 2018’s Prize Book for all the rules, regulations, prizes, and other information. https://www.markhamfair.ca/canadas-largest-4-day-agricultural-fair-6/competitions-and-contests
Section 1 (Antiques) Chairperson: Betty Burkholder (905-294-0585)