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.

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Thank You from the 2013 Markham Fair

The Markham Fair Board of Directors, on behalf of the staff and hundreds of volunteers, would like to thank everyone involved, for another successful year at Markham Fair. We are especially grateful to our fair visitors for attending, our exhibitors for displaying their animals and handicrafts, our sponsors for supporting the fair financially, our concession […]

Markham Fair Fun

The following is the winning story from a contest ran in last year’s Official Guide.  The contest was open to Youth ages 18 and under who were invited to share Markham Fair related stories.
Markham Fair Fun
By: Alex Rich

I had a great time at the Markham Fair. The Markham fair is in Markham as the name […]

September 24th, 2013|Attractions, Competitions, Markham Community|0 Comments

Markham Fair welcomes Young Empires to the Crow’s Corral on October 5th!

Haute rockers Young Empires will take the stage on Saturday night in the Crow’s Corral at this year’s Markham Fair!  Matthew, Jake, and Taylor want to have a positive impact on as many people as they can, so come out and enjoy the combining syncopation and melodrama to excellent effect that move crowds every show.

“We […]

September 17th, 2013|Attractions|0 Comments

Markham Fair: It’s Tradition.

By T. Rogers Gardham

“Fiddler on the Roof”, the highly popular musical being performed to great plaudits this Season at Stratford is all about tradition, coping with change and how precarious life can be. Fall fairs are a tradition around the globe, in Canada and particularly in Ontario. Sponsored by agricultural societies formed under a Provincial […]

Giant Warehouse Sale at Markham Fairgrounds This Weekend

Two of the area’s largest direct to consumer warehouse merchants have combined forces to provide one giant sale at the Markham fairgrounds.  All items are on sale throughout buildings 1, 2 & 3. Sketchers, Crocs, Camp wear and the Full line of Callaway Golf!  You’ll find lots of footwear, camping gear and golf equipment.  There […]

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 depicting the benefits […]

February 27th, 2013|Agri-Food, Attractions, Education|0 Comments

Congratulations to our winners!

Thanks to the communities of Markham and Stouffville for making our new fair raffle a resounding success.  Service Clubs, non-profit groups, sports teams, church groups, and others, sold raffle tickets over the past year and two prizes were given away!  At the 2011 Fair, Krista Ellis-Smith of Stouffville claimed the early bird prize of a […]

October 12th, 2012|Attractions, Markham Community|0 Comments

Special Guests

The final day at Markham Fair has two special guests, Dreamworks Shrek and Fiona will be meeting and greeting with fans, just follow the odour, I mean ogre!  Live music by With the Dudes will be for all ears Sunday afternoon in the Crow’s Corral.  Enjoy the sights of the Royal Air Force Marching Band, […]

September 30th, 2012|Attractions|0 Comments

Get There Early

Just thinking about Saturday makes you want to get there early!  The Baby Contest, and the night belongs to the Demolition Derby!  The Crow’s Corral will be off the hook with USS (Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker), be sure to get there early, and have your ID!  Markham Fair will also be trying to make a record.  […]

September 29th, 2012|Attractions|0 Comments

President’s Choice Super Dogs

Everyone looks forward to Friday, the start of the weekend, and the day of some great attractions at the Markham Fair.  New this year, if you are in need of some gardening tips, drop by the Agri Food Tent, as Mark Cullen will be there educating Markham Fair goers.  The Friday Night Show is back […]

September 28th, 2012|Attractions|0 Comments