The World's Finest Shows midway has in inventory more than 40 spectacular, family and children's rides. Our Cannonball, Polar Express and Fireball provide spine tingling excitement for thrill seekers while families can enjoy midway action on the the giant Ferris Wheel and traditional favourites such as the Scrambler and Tilt a Whirl. Our Haunted [...]
A Six Horse Hitch: To Entertain and Educate by Competition. By T. Rogers Gardham If you don’t know whether a six horse hitch is a wedding style, where the participants get married on horse-back or a new dance craze that’s sweeping the Country or neither, then your place to find out is at Markham [...]
Head through the concessions area, and once you see the shipping containers you know you will be swinging by the parkour park! Watch professionals that have movement and can do tricks that will make you think twice about a set of stairs or wall. The levels they reach, and stunts they pull off will keep [...]
Saturday October 5, 2019 Look to the skies, and when the wind breezes by your face know the kites will soon take flight! Markham Fair is excited to have the Toronto Kite Flying Association back for another year! This is a Toronto-based group that are all volunteers that take their beautiful and colourful kites [...]
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. 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 public. As Master [...]
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 October [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 17, 2020, 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.