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Attention March Breakers all 2015 Homecraft Sections have been posted!

Homecraft Exhibit Get a head start on your competition during March Break, Homecraft Sections 1-12 in PDF files have been added to our website for the 2015 year! Close your books and open your mind to creativity by perusing through the possible classes to enter. Sections include Antiques, Art, Christmas, Crafts, Baking and [...]

Bread Winner from Markham Fair

2014 Bread Winner from Markham Fair Congratulations to Lys Lawrence who is this year's winner of the bread baking competition at the Annual District 5 convention held near Barrie, ON.  The first place entry was chosen from the Baking and Preserve Committee to represent Markham Fair at the annual meeting.  There are 24 [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:15+00:00November 5th, 2014|Competitions|0 Comments

St. Augustine CHS Student Art Winners Present Cheque

St. Augustine CHS Student Art Winners and the Markham Fair present a cheque to the Markham Stouffville Hospital, left to right, John Peco (Markham Fair), Jessie Glionne (Student), Allan Bell (MS Hospital), Marisa Chong-Fabroa (Teacher), Gavin Lee (Student), Denise Pagliaro (Teacher), Faircrow and Robyn Scott (Markham Fair) At this year’s Fair, art students [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:15+00:00October 30th, 2014|Competitions, Markham Community|0 Comments

Congratulations 2014 Ambassador Team

2014 Markham Fair Ambassador Team, Bethany Henshall, Cassie Ferguson (lead Ambassador), and Teghan Warr After a day of competition the judges made their decision and the lead Ambassador Cassie Ferguson and Team consisting of Bethany Henshall  and Teghan Warr were chosen for the 2014 Markham Fair. They performed their duties admirably during the [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:18+00:00October 8th, 2014|Ambassador, Competitions|0 Comments

Local High Schools Showcase Works-of-art

St. Augustine Catholic High School - Art Competition Competition Winner at Markham Fair Local high schools were invited to showcase works-of-art at this year’s fair in a newly created “High School Art Exhibit and Competition”.  Four schools took up the challenge and showcased incredible works that drew the attention of thousands of fair-goers.  [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:18+00:00October 7th, 2014|Competitions, Markham Community|0 Comments

The Road to the Royal Chef Challenge at Markham Fair

Cooking contest with fresh ingredients at Markham Fair Some of Markham’s finest restaurants compete head-to-head at the Markham fair this Sunday for a chance to showcase their skills at The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair this November. The Markham Fair was chosen as one of the six fairs from across Ontario to serve as [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:18+00:00October 1st, 2014|Agri-Food, Competitions|0 Comments

Butter Tart with Special Ingredient Contest

Butter Tart – Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Special Class Butter Tarts The Royal is pleased to introduce this special class which will bring a sense of creativity and fun to a traditional Canadian treat.  Markham Fair is participating in this special class.  Bakers will be able to enter their butter tarts at the [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:19+00:00September 9th, 2014|Competitions, Markham Community, Prize Book|0 Comments

Congratulations 4H Participants at 2014 EastGen Challenge

2014 EastGen Challenge Participant Kaitlin Francis Markham Fairgrounds was the host location for the EastGen Challenge East region on July 11 and12, 2014.  The two day competition is for competitors between the ages of 14 and 21. The program consists of an educational day with challenging, hands-on learning sessions. The show day consists [...]

Attention March Breakers all 2014 Homecraft Sections have been posted!

School Children and Homecraft Sections Get a head start on your competition during March Break, Homecraft Sections 1-12 have been updated on our website for the 2014 year! Close your books and open your mind to creativity by perusing through the possible classes to enter. Sections include Antiques, Art, Christmas, Crafts, Baking and [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:20+00:00March 7th, 2014|Competitions|0 Comments

An Ongoing Educational Tradition

Student Artwork on display at the Markham Fair Fall Programming and Trip Planning The 2014 Markham Fair held October 2 to 5 on the grounds at the North East corner of McCowan Road and Elgin Mills Road this year will be focused on the educational aspects of its program whilst adhering to its [...]

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.