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 15, 2016, 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.



World’s Finest Shows and Markham Fair Annual Donation to MS Hospital for 2016

Faircrow, (Markham Fair’s Scarecrow Mascott) Markham Fair’s 2016 Vice-President Darren Little present a cheque to Allan Bell Director of Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation and Dr. Bear Program. The cheque is presented on behalf of Markham Fair and World’s Finest Shows.

Markham Fair and World’s Finest Shows have felt passionate for a number of years about donating […]

March 8th, 2017|Lend-A-Hand, Markham Community|0 Comments

Food Drive – Lend a Hand

We issued a challenge to all of our participating Lend-a-Hand schools, and we are pleased that four area-schools accepted it!  A heartfelt thank you to:

St. Julia Billiart CES
St Mark CES
Cornell Village PS
Raymerwood PS

The generosity of the students and staff at these schools is an inspiration to us all.  Faircrow, our Fair Ambassador, was pleased to […]

July 11th, 2016|Lend-A-Hand, Markham Community|0 Comments

Grade 8 Student Volunteer of The Year Award 2016

The Volunteers of Markham Fair are presenting “Volunteer of the Year” Awards to a deserving Grade 8 student at each participating school in York Region.
The award recognizes the importance of volunteering within our communities and encourages youth to actively participate in community-building activities.

Participating schools:
Cornell Village P.S.
Wendat Village P.S.
St. Rene Goupil
Donald Cousins P.S.
Greensborough P.S.
Stouffville Christian School
Franklin […]

June 17th, 2016|Lend-A-Hand, Markham Community|0 Comments

Lend-A-Hand Success Week One

Markham Fair’s Lend-a-Hand Team is out visiting schools in York Region.

In this first week we visited with 5 schools.  Isabella, Christie and Cianna have been delivering an amazing program to the delight of students and teachers alike.
The biggest success this week was interacting with the students and hearing them come up with ideas on how […]

School Assemblies and In-Class Workshops – Lend-a-Hand Initiative

We welcome your reservation here for a “Lend a Hand” school assembly or in-class workshop, to be held at your school. We have availability throughout May and June of 2016, based on a first-come, first-served basis.

Each school assembly will be high-energy with music and presentation equipment. We will bring everything necessary and will need about […]

Community Ambassadors from the Lend-a-Hand Campaign

These are some of the questions answered in a high energy presentation from Grade 1 to 8 students in participating Markham and Stouffville schools.
May 15th, 2015|Lend-A-Hand, Markham Community|0 Comments

Markham Fair launches the “Lend a Hand” campaign across Markham and Stouffville

School Children encouraged to make our communities even better places to live

Markham Fair, a 171-year-old institution in Markham, has endured for generations because of the dedication and perseverance of thousands of volunteers.  The fair continues to draw large crowds annually and remains Canada’s largest four-day fair.   Throughout its history, the Fair has contributed to the […]

April 21st, 2015|Lend-A-Hand, Markham Community, Volunteer|0 Comments