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.



Community Garden Harvest Nearly Ready

Markham Fair community garden is getting into harvest season, and the gardeners are starting to enjoy the fruits of their labour! Many fruits and vegetables, from zucchini, lettuce, tomatoes, rhubarb, cauliflower, lettuces, squashes, and much more, are either being harvested or are close to being ready! Though gardeners are having much success with their plants, […]

August 12th, 2014|Garden, Markham Community|0 Comments

Community Garden In Full Swing

Markham Fair’s community garden is in full swing! All 18 plots have been sold, and all the gardeners have started to plant in their plots, either from seed or pre-grown seedlings. Some of the gardeners have gotten really creative, with some building raised planting beds or structures for their tomato or bean plants! One gardener […]

June 13th, 2014|Garden, Markham Community|0 Comments

Community Garden Plots Filled at Markham Fairgrounds

All the plots in the community garden are sold.  Thank you to all the people who inquired after the 18 spots were filled.  This is a pilot project we hope to grow into something larger for next year by offering more plots in an expanded garden.

Some of the plots look really impressive with raised beds […]

June 6th, 2014|Garden, Markham Community|0 Comments

Kids “digging in” to be a part of the Markham Fair!

As fair time is fast approaching, the Markham Fair is getting primary school students involved in preparing our fair grounds for the fall! From May 20-23, Markham Fair staff is visiting 3 local elementary schools (Fraklin Street, Black Walnut, and Mazo de la Roche) to do 30-minute workshops with students in Senior Kindergarten, grade1, and […]

May 20th, 2014|Education, Garden, Markham Community|0 Comments

The start of something fresh on the fairgrounds!

The Markham Fair community garden is beginning to take shape! The soil has been prepared, the plots staked out, and compost and mulch will be delivered this week! But what is a community garden anyway? According to the Markham Sustainability Plan, a community garden is “a single piece of land gardened collectively by a group […]

May 16th, 2014|Garden, Markham Community|0 Comments