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OAAS Presentations 2016

The 2016 OAAS Convention and Annual Meeting is a three day event which started on February 18, 2016. The OAAS Convention includes over 900 attendees, approximately 90 Ambassadors, Delegates, Service Members, Speakers, Past Presidents and OAAS Board of Directors and Executive. Seminars and Sessions Social Media 101: Plan Your 2016 Social Media Marketing Strategy [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:13+00:00February 26th, 2016|Member|0 Comments

Ontario Medals for Volunteers – Nominations Accepted Now

The following is a letter from the Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade. Markham Fair volunteers are encouraged by the Board of Directors to participate in this program. Please see the letter and instructions below.

2015-12-09T14:08:23+00:00November 28th, 2015|Member|0 Comments

Important Dates for 2015

The fair is approaching quickly, and I'd like to remind you of some important activities on the fairgrounds in the coming days.... Setup night - September 22, 7:00 p.m. (for GE and Homecraft) Judging Day - September 26-27 (photography, school children, special needs) Setup night - September 29, after 4:00 p.m. (for all fair, plus [...]

2015-09-15T07:52:14+00:00September 15th, 2015|Member|0 Comments

CAFE 2015 Canadian Fair Champion Program

Here's an opportunity for Volunteer Members of Markham Fair to nominate that special someone in our organization that goes that extra mile and has an unmatched dedication to ensure the success of our fair. See below for the details of the program and how to submit an entry.   Canadian Fair Champions Program 2015 As [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:14+00:00July 3rd, 2015|Member|0 Comments

Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

The Markham Fair as an organization is moving forward with SOP's.  Each Committee Chair, Director and Staff member is encouraged to begin creating SOP's for their area at the fair. What are Standard Operating Procedures? Standard operating procedures (SOPs) are written instructions that outline and standardize procedures within your organization. SOPs are used in every [...]

2015-08-15T19:17:26+00:00June 24th, 2015|Member|0 Comments

Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship – Application

Ontario Medal for Good Citizenship The following is a letter from the Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade.  Markham Fair volunteeers are encouraged by the Board of Directors to participate in this program.  Please see the letter and instructions below.   Dear Friends, It is my pleasure to send you this call [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:14+00:00June 13th, 2015|Member|0 Comments

OAAS Convention 2015

Below are the notes of Doug van Wolde from the 2015 OAAS Convention.  Most of the notes are in bullet form.  Full details from some of the presentations will be posted here as a link. Also check out the photos from this convention here. Download the presentations: Leanne Bond, Manager, Sponsorship Developement - Norfolk County [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:14+00:00February 27th, 2015|Member|0 Comments

CAFE Convention Vancouver 2014

Conference Keywords: Mission - Vision - Change The annual CAFE Convention was held in Vancouver.  The following is a list of presenter slide shows and a summary slide show from John and Doug.  Please contact us if you have any questions.  More presenter slides will be added to this post as they arrive. Slide Shows: [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:15+00:00November 27th, 2014|Member|0 Comments

Awards 2014

Congratulations to all our Members who received their long service awards at the President's banquet on Saturday November 1st. Click here to view the photos of this event.   15 Years Gordon Appleton, Danny Bound , Barb Breckles , Scott Brown , Jean Brumwell , Trevor Chalmers, Charlotte Frisby , Morgan Jones, Andrew Morrison, Charlene [...]

2014-11-04T23:06:40+00:00November 4th, 2014|Member|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.