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 […]
After Thursday’s competition, the judges made their decision and the lead Ambassador Teghan Warr and Team consisting of Victoria Krol-Tota were chosen for the 2016 Markham Fair.
They performed their duties admirably during the fair handing out event programs at the gates, visiting with school children (posing for photos), handing out ribbons at various competitions including […]
Be a part of the Markham Fair this year in a way that is fun, easy, and rewarding in more ways than one! Every year we have Homecraft competitions that ask Fair visitors to enter their homemade goods to compete against one another. The categories include everything from crafts to baking to flower arranging, and […]
With Harvest Moon just two weeks away (Thursday, August 18th), here’s an updated list of what delicious food and drinks you have to look forward to. Scroll down to explore the restaurants, food trucks, wineries, breweries and farmers market vendors making an appearance this year:
The Duchess of Markham
Pub Style Cuisine, Markham, ON
Enjoy samples from […]
Summer is in full swing at the Markham Fairgrounds and we’re busier than ever! Throughout the summer, the Markham Fair works hard to serve the community through various events, sales, and opportunities right here at the Fairgrounds. Whether you love eating, gardening, shopping, or dancing, there is always something to enjoy here in the summertime!
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
The generosity of the students and staff at these schools is an inspiration to us all. Faircrow, our Fair Ambassador, was pleased to […]
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.
Cornell Village P.S.
Wendat Village P.S.
St. Rene Goupil
Donald Cousins P.S.
Stouffville Christian School
Celebrate the summer season with the tastes and flavours of our city and surrounding area. Eat, drink and enjoy locally grown and expertly prepared food, craft brew, and VQA wines. Enjoy a summer afternoon and evening at the Harvest Moon festival, with live entertainment and a fun, festive mood.
An area of the fairgrounds will awaken […]
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 […]
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 […]