Markham Fair Prize Books – It’s that simple to Enter!

Look for a Section from the Prize Books. Pick the Section and best class that matches your entry. Fill out the appropriate Entry Form. Be sure to read the General Rules and Regulations. Bring the form into the Markham Fair Office on or before September 13, 2018, 8PM, with the appropriate entry

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Markham Fair Grounds, located in York Region, can accommodate a variety of functions and gatherings. We are the host location for large trade and consumer shows as well as corporate celebrations, concerts, banquets and other special events.

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Antiques at the Markham Fair

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 […]

August 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Interview: Laura Empringham, 2017 Markham Fair Ambassador

We at the Markham Fair were lucky enough to have the opportunity to sit down and interview Laura Empringham, the 2017 Head Ambassador for the Markham Fair. Laura has recently graduated from a sister college of the University of Guelph with a degree in agricultural studies, and is spending this summer working closely with the […]

August 27th, 2018|Ambassador, Competitions, Markham Community|0 Comments

YMCA Summer Camp on the Markham Fairgrounds

Since 2014, the Markham Fairgrounds has hosted a summer camp run by the YMCA. The YMCA Camp allows parents to send their children to an active and engaging program that instills positive and productive values in their child. The camp is located on the Markham Fairgrounds, allowing children to fully utilize the 104 acres of […]

August 23rd, 2018|Education, Markham Community, Summer Camp|0 Comments

Live Music at the Markham Craft Beer and Wine Festival

Great food, smooth and carefully crafted drinks… what else does the Markham Craft Beer and Wine Festival have to offer? Amazing live music with a great range of genres, including funk, pop, Latin, jazz, country and everything in between! You can only catch this incredible set of artists on August 18th and 19th at the […]

August 16th, 2018|Craft Beer and Wine, Markham Community|0 Comments

Food Vendors at the Markham Craft Beer and Wine Festival

Did you know that there will be a great variety of food trucks at the first annual Markham Craft Beer and Wine Festival on August 18-19 at the Markham Fairgrounds? And what better way to spend your weekend than eating good food? If you look at our list below, we’re sure you’ll find something that […]

Drink Vendors at the Markham Craft Beer and Wine Festival

Get excited for Craft Beer and Wine and Spirits
Get excited for the first annual Markham Craft Beer and Wine Festival! On Saturday, August 18, and Sunday, August 19, come down to the Markham Fairgrounds to enjoy the best local beers, wines, spirits, and more. There will also be live music and an enticing selection of […]

Markham Fair goes to Main Street Unionville

On Sunday, July 29, Markham Fair participated in the Unionville Exotic Car Show and the Stiver Mill Farmers’ Market on Markham’s historic Main Street Unionville!

The third annual Unionville Exotic Car Show filled up the street with glamorous foreign vehicles for all to see. The cars presented luxury features like unusual lifting doors, luxurious interior designs, […]

August 1st, 2018|Ambassador, Markham Community|0 Comments

Interview: Meghan’s Ribbon Quilt by Stefy Desouza

Last Monday, our team had the opportunity to interview Meghan, her mother Heather, as well as the quilter Stefy Desouza about a beautifully woven ribbon quilt. Heather had Stefy make the quilt as a graduation present for Meghan.

Meghan has participated in many events held here on the Markham Fairgrounds, one being the EastGen competition through […]

July 20th, 2018|Awards, Historical, Markham Community|0 Comments

EastGen Challenge 2018 at Markham Fairgrounds

For years now, EastGen, an innovative company that specializes in biotech and genetic material related to dairy heifers, beef, and goats, has sponsored future dairy leaders across Ontario through its youth events. One of these events, the EastGen Challenge, has young people showcasing their heifers in front of judges, who select the best cow based […]

Royal Canadian Family Circus at Markham Fairgrounds

The Royal Canadian Family Circus is coming to Markham Fairgrounds! This year, they’ll be putting on a thrilling show called Spectac! under a traditional European-style big top tent, and they will be featuring a new cast of dazzling performers from across the globe with Ringmaster Joseph Bauer. There’s no better way to have an evening […]

July 11th, 2018|Markham Community, Year Round Events|0 Comments