Agri-Food

/Agri-Food

Farm to Table Exhibit

Markham Fair Prize List from 1961 Markham Museum is featuring an exhibit which explores the technology surrounding the growth, processing and preserving of food, as well as social changes and attitudes to food. Many of the Contributors to this exhibit have been long time residents of Markham and involved with the Markham Fair.  [...]

EcoFarm Model – Educational Tool

The Markham Fair Eco Farm is a 6’ x 8’ tabletop scale model depicting a farming operation using best environmental management practices.  The model shows the best management farming practices currently used across the province to protect and preserve the environment. There is however, a large gap in the availability of educational displays [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:25+00:00February 27th, 2013|Agri-Food, Attractions, Education|0 Comments

The Agri-Food Tent Goes Hands-on and Interactive!

Get your hands dirty planting your own bean seed; keep them clean cooking a recipe; use them to milk a cow, spin a wheel, grind some wheat into flour or make some Canola Oil! You can do it all in the Agri- Food Tent at the Markham Fair. The tent is focusing on [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00September 24th, 2012|Agri-Food, Attractions|0 Comments

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

Rental Facilities

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.