Tourism Markham

10.000 Trees For Rouge Valley Planting
10,000 Trees For The Rouge Valley held their annual tree planting on Earth Day 2007

Markham Festivals & Events

In many exciting annual festivals and events, we celebrate Markham’s rich heritage and modern vibrancy. There is enjoyment for the whole family, from music in the open air, to vintage cars, street parades, agricultural exhibitions, and so much more. Oh, did we mention delicious food to please every taste bud? We are a city for all seasons. Come and be part of the fun.


January 2 - December 31, 2021 - Markham Moves Online Exhibition
January 2 - December 31, 2021 - York Farmers Market
January 2 - December 31, 2021 - Markham Village Open Mic
January 2 - December 31, 2021 - Guided Private Virtual Painting Workshop
January 5, 19, 2021 - Zoom Functional Fitness with Joanne Picot
January 15, 2021 - MILF Life Crisis (cancelled)
January 18, 2021 - 50+ Wellness Series
January 20, 2021 - Best Renos for R.O.I (Return on Investment) - Part 1
January 26, 2021 - A Healthy Bite of Exercise & Nutrition with Urban Poling Inc.
January 26, 2021 - MSBC Group Consult: Budgeting and Financial Forecasting for Stability
February 2021 - Lunarfest
February 1, 2021 - Spring Couplet Making For Lunar New Year
February 2, 16, 2021 - Zoom Functional Fitness with Joanne Picot

February 6 & 7, 2021 - Virtual Wellness Weekend
February 11, 2021 - Health For All

February 12, 2021 - Valentine's Heart Health Workshop with Karyn Terrell
February 19, 2021 - Zoom Mediation Made Easy with Kristi
February 26, 2021 - Preserving Our Memories
March 2, 16, 2021 - Zoom Functional Fitness with Joanne Picot
March 15, 2021 - Hand Over Hand Virtual Information Fair

March 19, 2021 - A Tour of France with Julie Williams
March 22, 2021 - To Infinity and Beyond: Exploring Transgender Identities
March 25, 2021 - My Life as an Opera Singer
March 30, 2021 - Stress on the Brain: How to Destress with Sara MacLean
April 5 & 6, 2021 - Masters of Illusion
April 23, 2021 - Just For Laughs Road Show
May 17, 2021 - High Notes for Mental Health

July 1, 2021 - Public Speaking & Leadership Program @ Momentum Toastmasters
September 30 - October 3, 2021 - Markham Fair
November 26, 2021 - Pavlo In Concert
December 9, 2021 - Kurt Elling Quintet - Century of Heroes



Past 2020 Markham Events


January 1 - March 7, 2020 - Free Outdoor Skating at Markham Civic Centre
January 3, 2020 - Abbamania
January 4, 2020 - Frozen In Time The Musical
Jaunary 4, 2020 - Wonderful World of Circus Show
January 10, 2020 - Markham Thai Pongal, Tamil Heritage Celebration
January 12, 2020 - Rouge National Urban Park Agriculture Past and Present Guided Walk
January 15, 2020 - Adventures in the Rouge National Urban Park
January 16, 2020 - Brass Transit
January 17, 2020 - Humans by Circa, Australia's Most In Demand Circus-Arts Company
January 24, 2020 - Robbie Burns Dinner & Dance, Celebrating Scottish Heritage
January 25 & 26, 2020 - Chinese New Year Celebrations in Markham
January 30, 2020 - Classic Albums Live Presents The Beatles - Let It Be
January 31, 2020 - British Legends 2
February 1, 2020 - Cuba's Malpaso Dance Company
February 2, 2020 - Lunarfest Celebrations at Varley Art Gallery
February 2, 2020 - Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra's Safe Haven
February 5, 2020 - Meghan Patrick, Canada's Rising Female Country Star
February 6, 2020 - Acclaimed Smooth Jazz Pianist and Composer, Keiko Matsui
February 8, 2020 - "Winter Wonderland" Guided Walk, Discover the Beauty of Winter in Rouge Park
February 8, 2020 - Kindred Spirits Orchestra - Rachmaninoff's Third
February 9, 2020 - TD Markham Jazz Festival presents Samways
February 11, 2020 - Black History Month Film Screening
February 12 - 15, 2020 - Markham Little Theatre presents The Dixie Swim Club
February 20 - 23, 2020 - Unionville Theatre Company presents Cinderella
March 1, 2020 - A World Voyage with Markham Concert Band
March 1, 2020 - Piano Trio Concert
March 6, 2020 - Irish Folk Band Dervish Concert
March 7, 2020 - NIYAZ - Fourth Light Project
March 7 & 8, 2020 - Wonderful World of Circus Shows
March 8, 2020 - Anderson & Roe Piano Duo

Ongoing - Markham Moves Online Exhibition
Ongoing - Markham Village Open Mic
Ongoing - York Farmers Market
July 1, 2020 - Canada Day Celebrations in Markham
July 4 to October 10, 2020 - Online Main Street Farmers' Market
July 6 to September 4, 2020 - Winged Canvas Virtual Art Camp for Kids & Teens
July 27 to September 4, 2020 - Art One Academy Summer Camps
July 29 to August 28, 2020 - Main Street Kids Summer Camps
August 1, 2020 - Diversity Festival, World of Culture!
August 1, 2020 - Youth Showcase Concert
August 4 to September 3, 2020 - My Gym Small Group Summer Camp
August 19, 2020 - Virtual Cooking Class
August 21 - September 6, 2020 - Explore a world of learning with Millie! Compliments of the Markham-Milliken Children’s Festival
August 27, 2020 - Golf Carte Blanche 2020
September 4, 2020 - The Peanut Butter Falcon - Lavazza Drive-In Night
September 10, 2020 - 40th Annual Golf Day
September 14 - October 10, 2020 - “Ride and Seek” Scavenger Hunt
September 18, 2020 - 90’s Fest Markham Drive-In
September 19, 2020 - Robert West Heritage Day
September 19 - December 20 - Varley Art Gallery of Markham Reopens
September 20, 20210 - Markham-Unionville 2020 Terry Fox Run: One Day. Your Way.
September 20, 27 & October 4, 2020 - Moon Festival Celebration
September 23 - December 12, 2020 - Markham Museum Self-Guided Tours
September 24, 2020 - Playmakers Golf Tournament
September 25, 2020 - Golf Fore Kids Charity Golf Classic

September 27, 2020 - Markham Jazz Festival Live & Virtual Concert Series
October 7, 2020 - Kurt Elling Quintet - Century of Heroes (cancelled)

October 7, 2020 - 14th Annual Golf for Wishes
October 7, 2020 - Weeknight Fun Run (Markham-Unionville)

October 8, 15, 22, 29, 2020 - Nordic Pole Walking for Beginners
October 9, 2020 - Healing Dance - Being Thankful
October 13, 2020 - ArtTalks - Art and Culture in Today's Context
October 13 - December 8, 2020 - Becoming Public Art: Working Models & Case Studies for Art in Public
October 16, 2020 - Rouge: Varley Gala 2020 (Fundraiser)

October 17, 2020 - Kindred Spirits Orchestra - Dance, Film and Warfare (cancelled)

October 17, 2020 - Halloween Fusing Fun: Ghost Lamp and Bat Bowl
October 19 - 24, 2020 - Virtual Earth Run Celebration
October 22, 2020 - An Evening of Fun, Frivolity and Murder

October 22, 2020 - Meet a Paleontologist

October 23 - December 28, 2020 - Virtual Storytime
October 24, 2020 - Trivia Night! Family Edition
October 25, 2020 - Markham Jazz Festival Live & Virtual Concert Series
October 25 - November 22, 2020 - MPL Virtual: Cartoon Computer Animation
October 27 - December 22, 2020 - Cantonese Songs & Stories
October 28, 2020 - High Notes for Mental Health
(cancelled)
October 29, 2020 - Coffee & Vaadai
October 30 - November 1, 2020 - Virtual Pumpkin Parade
October 31, 2020 - Virtual Magic Show
November 1 - 23, 2020 - Markham Home For Holidays 'Celebration of Christmas' Virtual Sale!

November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2020 - Mindfulness and Meditation for Youth
November 3, 10, 17, 24, 2020 - Chair Yoga
November 4, 18, December 16, 30, 2020 - Mandarin Songs & Stories
November 4, 2020 - Boost Your Immunity
November 4, 11, 18, 25, 2020 - Meditate & Melt the Stress Away
November 5, 12, 19, 26, 2020 - Nordic Pole Walking for Beginners

November 6, 2020 - Virtual Trivia Night!
November 6, 2020 - April Wine (cancelled)
November 7, 14, 2020 - MPL Virtual: Game Design with Bloxels
November 7, 14, 2020 - MPL Virtual: Adventures in STEAM Jr.
November 7, 14, 21, 28, 2020 - Mindful Kids
November 8, 15, 22, 2020 - MPL Virtual: 3D Modeling and Printing
November 10, 24, 2020 - Cantonese Songs & Stories
November 11, 2020 - Markham Virtual Remembrance Day Marks 75th Anniversary of the End of WWII
November 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 2020 - Markham Museum - Self-Guided Tours
November 12, 2020 - Pavlo In Concert (cancelled)
November 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29, 2020 - Varley Art Gallery of Markham Self-Guided Tours
November 19, 2020 - Annual Every Kid Matters Virtual Gala

November 19, 2020 - Storytellers Meet Up
November 20 - December 24, 2020 - The First Annual Christmas Tree Market
November 20 - January 7, 2020 - Welcome to Journey into Enchantment!
November 21, 2020 - Markham Santa Claus Parade
(cancelled)
November 21, 2020 - Trivia Night! Family Edition
November 26, 2020 - 6th Annual Markham Performing Arts Awards Virtually!
November 29, 2020 - Markham Jazz Festival Live & Virtual Concert Series

December 2020 - Holiday Reading, Movies, Music, Crafts & More by Markham Public Library
December 2, 16, 30, 2020 - Mandarin Songs & Stories
December 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 2020 - Markham Museum - Self-Guided Tours
December 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 2020 - Nordic Pole Walking for Beginners

December 5, 2020 - Christmas Drive in Concert
December 5, 2020 - Dorcas Centre Virtual & On-site Christmas Concert
December 5, 6, 12, 13, 20, 2020 -
Varley Art Gallery of Markham Self-Guided Tours
December 5, 12, 20, 2020 - Storytime Live with Santa by CF Markville
December 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 28, 2020 - Virtual Storytime
December 8, 22, 2020 - Cantonese Songs & Stories
December 12, 2020 - Kindred Spirits Orchestra - Folk, Mysticism and Spirit (cancelled)

December 12, 2020 - KINGSTON Part 3 - Belly Drive-in Movie
December 12, 2020 - Mindful Kids, Joyful Yoga - Holiday Edition
December 15, 2020 - Chair Yoga
December 16, 2020 - Markham Cycles: Winter Cycling Panel
December 16, 2020 - Hypertension & Diabetes
December 16, 2020 - Meditate & Melt the Stress Away

December 17, 2020 - Storytellers Meet Up
December 17, 2020 - Women Leadership in Business for a Post-COVID Economic Recovery
December 17, 2020 - Volunteer Appreciation Event
December 19, 2020 - Hatha Flow, presented by Markham Yoga
December 20, 2020 - Mindfulness and Meditation for Youth
December 21 - 23, 28 - 31, 2020 - Winter Virtual Art Camp for Kids (5+)

December 22, 2020 - Buon Natale in Italy Supper Club (via zoom)
December 22, 2020 - National Virtual Career Fair
December 22, 2020 - MPL Virtual Cartoon Computer Animation

December 22, 2020 - Activities To Do With Seniors During The Holidays | Staying Positive
December 24, 2020 - A Celtic Family Christmas with Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy
December 30, 2020 - Brushes and Beverages
December 30, 2020 - Canvas and Cocktails
December 30, 2020 - MPL Virtual PC Video Game Creation
December 31, 2020 - NEW YEARS IN - Virtual Family Party
December 31, 2020 - Buon Anno New Years Supper Club (Via Zoom)

 

Archived December 2019 Markham Events


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