A fun, family show for all ages, Horsepower Live brings into focus the power of horses to amaze and create an entertaining family fun show. We believe in the importance of introducing the magic of horses to the young and to the young at heart. HPL does that in a unique and engaging way, with an introduction to [...]
The RAM Rodeo Tour brings along the action-packed, thrilling and entertaining sport of rodeo! With exciting events just as seen on TV or at the Calgary Stampeded including barrel racing, bareback and saddle bronc riding, and the world’s most dangerous sport, bull riding! With more competitors than ever before, the RAM Rodeo Tour provides a [...]
Markham Fair is once again hosting the Demolition Derby competition on Thursday, September 27, 2018, 7PM. This is a fan favourite! There are 3 classes of metal crushing mahem! Full Size Straight Stock, Figure 8 Racing, Minismash ($ prize money) classes will challenge the drivers and entertain the fans! Approximately 50 pre-loved automobiles will take [...]
Tractor and Truck Pull If you come on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 7PM you can enjoy the sound of raw diesel power and you’ll be right at home with several thousand other spectators as you watch a huge variety of tractors and trucks compete for the winning prize in the Truck and [...]
Jess and Tay are Singer/Songwriters currently living in Toronto going into their 4th and final year at Humber College. Both are Vocal Majors in the Bachelor Of Music Program, their band is comprised of students that have graduated or are still in the same program. Jessie being from Hamilton and Taylor from Pickering, met at [...]
Take a food journey into this fall season with Nadia Rehman, Owner of Flavour Food Co and as seen on MasterChef Canada season 5. Using local and seasonal ingredients she will be making 3 simple and flavourful dishes that anyone can master! She will be whipping up a quick and easy pumpkin and coconut soup, [...]
Rooks to Cooks is the GTA’s most innovative culinary school and they will be heating things up at the Markham Fair with an amazing cooking challenge for Young Chefs!! Join Chef Shai Mandel, founder and CEO of Rooks to Cooks, at the 1st Annual YOUNG COOK OF THE YEAR COMPETITION. It will be deliciously exciting [...]
'That's My Drag!' is a professional travelling drag troupe that originated in Guelph and now has shows in 8 cities across Ontario. 'That's My Drag!' was created by TroyBoy Entertainment, a company specializing in Drag and Burlesque entertainment. Currently working with 37 of Canada's best drag entertainers 'That's My Drag!' promises to bring you a [...]
From HAND TO PLOW – Tool Time in Farm Rhyme MOTUS O creates and performs an original production – From HAND TO PLOW. The company will present this original piece several times each day in their ROUND TENT; a tent venue that was specifically made for the event. The 15 minute dance/theatre production may seem [...]
Jeff Blackburn is a Canadian multidisciplinary artist based in Toronto, CAN. Heavily inspired by illustration, graffiti, and comic books, Blackburn’s work is known for its emphasis of line and texture, focusing on the linear deconstruction of form through a series of exploratory contour lines. Recent paintings are constructed by merging contemporary urban art aesthetics with [...]
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
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.