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Markham Fair goes to Main Street Unionville

On Sunday, July 29, Markham Fair participated in the Unionville Exotic Car Show and the Stiver Mill Farmers’ Market on Markham’s historic Main Street Unionville! The third annual Unionville Exotic Car Show filled up the [...]

August 1st, 2018|Ambassador, Markham Community|0 Comments

Interview: Meghan’s Ribbon Quilt by Stefy Desouza

Last Monday, our team had the opportunity to interview Meghan, her mother Heather, as well as the quilter Stefy Desouza about a beautifully woven ribbon quilt. Heather had Stefy make the quilt as a graduation [...]

July 20th, 2018|Awards, Historical, Markham Community|0 Comments

EastGen Challenge 2018 at Markham Fairgrounds

For years now, EastGen, an innovative company that specializes in biotech and genetic material related to dairy heifers, beef, and goats, has sponsored future dairy leaders across Ontario through its youth events. One of these [...]

Royal Canadian Family Circus at Markham Fairgrounds

The Royal Canadian Family Circus is coming to Markham Fairgrounds! This year, they’ll be putting on a thrilling show called Spectac! under a traditional European-style big top tent, and they will be featuring a new [...]

July 11th, 2018|Markham Community, Year Round Events|0 Comments

World’s Finest Shows and Markham Fair Annual Donation to MS Hospital for 2017

Faircrow, (Markham Fair’s Scarecrow Mascot), Markham Fair General Manager Tom Jones,  Markham Fair’s 2017 President Darren Little present a cheque to Allan Bell Director of Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation and Dr. Bear Program. The cheque [...]

March 21st, 2018|Markham Community, Midway|0 Comments

2018 Prize Book in PDF Now Available

Just in time for March Break Looking for something to do this March break?  Why not start your craft projects and get an early start for the Markham Fair Homecraft sections. The Exhibitor sections of [...]

Markham Fair and Caledonia Fair tied for Fair of the Year

Markham Fair and Caledonia Fair tied for "Fair of the Year" for 2017 at Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies convention in Toronto! Thank you to all our volunteers, visitors, vendors, entertainers and exhibitors who help [...]

February 27th, 2018|Awards, Midway|0 Comments

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Markham Fair

We hope you’ve been out celebrating the holiday spirit in our community with us.  The Markham and Stoufville Santa Claus parades were both well attended.  We hope our float was enjoyed by all.  Have safe [...]

December 22nd, 2017|Markham Community, Parades|0 Comments

2018 Markham Fair Theme: Old Days, New Ways

Each year we introduce a new theme which is used to celebrate our fair, provide marketing interest and give Exhibitors new section challenges.  The goal of the theme is to help define our celebration and [...]

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.