Many thanks to all the crafts-persons who willingly share their time and considerable talents with Markham Fair-goers.
Please come and visit with them in the Homecraft building. If you have questions or craft problems I'm sure they will be able to find answers.
Ask the expert! Master Gardeners Will Be Available To Answer Your Gardening Questions. Master Gardners - ask the experts Lake Simcoe South Master Gardeners are members of Master Gardeners of Ontario, Inc., a registered non-profit organization. We are volunteers that are trained and certified in horticulture to provide gardening advice to the general [...]
Steve Hobbs is an actor/comedian and a long-time Toronto improviser. A graduate of the Second City Conservatory sketch and Longform programs, he’s most known for his comedic stage performances in hit Toronto Fringe shows like “Behold the Barfly!” (2016, 5N’s – Now Magazine) and his co-written and produced “Everything Is Fine” (2014, 4N’s – Now [...]
Doug the Great at Markham Fair Doug Hunt is a stilt walk specialist, featuring a multitude of stilt characters. Doug the Great is a magician, juggler and comedian - all rolled into one. Doug is a Strolling Entertainer who really stand out in a crowd. See the Doug the Great at Markham Fair September 29, [...]
Academy of Sports and Fitness is a high energy, high quality recreational program. The Academy's philosophy is to allow every child to be challenged in a fun environment with small class ratios and caring certified instructors. Each session brings exciting events such as: Bring a Friend Day, Carnival Gym-A-Thon,Fitness Challenge Week, Picture Day and more [...]
Currently, there are approximately 500 students enrolled in the music program. This is more than a third of the entire student population. All of our music staff are active performers, conductors, adjudicators, clinicians, and festival coordinators. We have more than 20 performing ensembles including five concert bands, four choirs, two tour bands, three jazz ensembles, [...]
Silver Elvis at Markham Fair Silver Elvis Head to toe in silver, in his silver holographic suit and silver hair, this robotic movin' Elvis is so cool it hurts! He comes equipped with his own pedestal and sound equipment to groove his robotic gyrations. This recognizable icon statue of Elvis comes to life [...]
Toronto Banjo Band at Markham Fair Toronto Banjo Band If you love those ol' toe-tappin', hand clappin', thigh slappin' favourites, we play them! The Toronto Banjo Band will be performing at Markham Fair in the Entertainment tent on September 29, 2018. They have a website.
The classic "Kobbler Jay" show is thoroughly entertaining for all ages. Children are spellbound by his stunts, teenagers get a kick out of his saucy wit, and adults can appreciate his humour. His comedy can be described as "off the wall", yet appropriate to the audience. See Kobbler Jay at Markham Fair from September 27, [...]
Trulee Odd Show at Markham Fair Truly Odd Show "One word to describe the Trulee Odd Show? FUN!!He juggles and unicycles. He eats and spits fire.He rides a tiny motorcycle doing weelies and jumps and he has really cool pants. He is Trulee Odd. His high energy show focuses on amazement, audience interaction, [...]
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.