Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Markham Fair

Here’s hoping that your Christmas will find you among family and friends, sharing the spirit of the season. The Markham and Stoufville Santa Claus parades were both well attended. We hope our float was enjoyed by all. Have safe and happy holidays! See you in the New Year!

2018-12-21T17:56:15-05:00December 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lending a Hand in the Community

As a member of the community for 172 years, Markham Fair believes in the importance of fostering community development through helping others and giving back. As an agricultural fair, we know the importance of farmers working together to produce a plentiful harvest, and we believe that these same values extend to cultivating growth across our [...]

2020-02-11T13:11:51-05:00July 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Hey Kids, what’s your hobby?

Competition and Contests for Ages 4 to 18 Markham Fair hosts a number of talent and craft contest at the annual fall fair.  To give you time to prepare for the various competitions, here’s a quick list of all that is available.  Keep in in mind there is an entry fee for each exhibit, usually [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:13-05:00June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2012 Shorthorn Show Success at Markham Fair

Thank you to all the Breeders and Exhibitors who participated in this year’s Shorthorn Show.  The Livestock arena was well attended despite the nice weather and other attractions drawing visitors to outdoor events.  The show ran smoothly with the Exhibitors demonstrating their professionalism in the ring.  The Shorthorn Show clearly proved the value [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:29-05:00October 9th, 2012|Uncategorized|1 Comment

OAAS District 5 at Markham Fair 2011

Thank You Visitors and Volunteers Thank you to all the visiting delegates from the OAAS District 5 and Volunteers of Markham Fair for helping make this year’s meeting such a success! A special “Thank You” to Dave Howlett (RHB) for speaking with our group on the benefits of being a Real Human Being!  [...]

2020-02-06T10:07:41-05:00November 1st, 2011|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Susan Hay live, on-site at the Markham Fair

Susan Hay, a veteran journalist with Global TV, will be broadcasting live, on-site at the Markham Fair today, Thursday, September 29th during the 6:00 PM news.  We’re thrilled to welcome Susan and the Global TV crew to our 167th annual fair!  The Markham Fair has a long standing tradition celebrating agriculture, offering an [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:32-05:00September 29th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2011 Markham Fair Theme – Canadian Harvest

Canadian Harvest The theme for the 2011 Markham Fair. This year’s Fair theme comes right from the top so to speak. Rob Miller, the Markham Fair President for 2011, says he wanted to send a new message about agricultural awareness to the surrounding communities and the many Fair visitors, thus the theme – A Canadian [...]

2018-12-04T14:50:32-05:00September 8th, 2011|Uncategorized|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 17, 2020, 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.