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 [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00September 28th, 2012|Attractions|0 Comments

Motorsports Mania Monster Truck Show

Motorsports Mania Monster Truck Show at Markham Fair Markham Fair is thrilled to welcome back the Motorsports Mania Monster Truck Show.  This high-octane show will  be ripping up the race track on Sunday.  Be sure to get there early to ensure a seat in the stands, and be ready to cheer on General [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00September 27th, 2012|Attractions|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

To Jubilate, that is exactly how the Markham Fair will attach itself to the Throne

By: Janice Lee The Markham Fair is celebrating 168 years in 2012, but another celebration that should not to be overlooked is the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and Markham Fair has many reasons to celebrate, maybe not sixty of them, we are after all only a four-day Fall Fair! Queen Elizabeth II has spent [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00September 23rd, 2012|Attractions|0 Comments

Don’t Forget the story in History

By T. Rogers Gardham (Past President 1977) In 1955 Markham Fair, then located at the junction of Hwys. #7 & #48 celebrated its centennial by publishing a booklet titled A Century of Progress of Markham Fair. At the time the Fair relied on much of its historic information on The Markham Economist and [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00September 22nd, 2012|Attractions|0 Comments

Good Ole Smash ‘Em Up Fun!!

By Luanne Donahoe Who doesn’t love the Demolition Derby at Markham Fair? This has been a fan favourite for years and it remains a huge draw. What isn’t to enjoy about seeing drivers smash their cars up until they are barely recognizable? What’s not to love about that one car that seems to [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00September 20th, 2012|Attractions|0 Comments

USS at Markham Fair, Saturday September 29, 2012

Markham Fair presents USS (Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker) Saturday, September 29th at the Crow's Corral Doors open at 8:00 pm Limited Space - First Come Basis Free with Fair Admission ($15) 19+ Event (ID Required) Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker "You are now, all of you, answering a call." Their sound is as hard to describe [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00September 13th, 2012|Attractions|1 Comment

The Story behind the Illustration

2012 Cover Art by Sherri Redshaw - Markham FairThe road to the completion of this illustration has been full of twists and turns and it truly does not look anything like the very first thumbnail sketch that I first did four years ago.  The enormity of this project did not hit me until I was [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29+00:00July 5th, 2012|Attractions, Prize Book|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.