Things to Do in Markham

Things to Do in Markham

Credit: City of Markham

Located in the Region of York in Ontario and part of Greater Toronto Area, Markham with a population of approximately 350,000 is the 16th largest city of Canada.

The City of Markham is a place where the old and the new co-exist as a unique expression of her community. With a blossoming downtown Markham Centre taking shape only a short distance away from historic Unionville, Markham is city of contrasts and diversity.

15 Things to Do During Winter in Markham

15 Things to Do During Winter in Markham

Markham fosters tons of art, culture, and old town feeling, making the Winters here quaint and scenic. Here are 15 ways to make your winter more exciting through these active, artistic, and unique events dotted around the city. You may like: Indoor Attractions & Amusement Centres in Markham Fun Things to ...
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30+ Family Fun Things to Do this Summer in Markham

30+ Family Fun Things to Do this Summer in Markham

Enjoy the summer of 2019 with these 30+ awesome things to do in Markham ...
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Indoor Attractions & Amusement Centres in Markham

Indoor Attractions & Amusement Centres in Markham

From over 20 historic buildings to explore at Markham Museum to art exhibitions at Varley Art Gallery to adrenaline pumping bike adventures at Joyride 150, here are the things to do when it is raining, "head-achingly" hot or mind numbing cold outside. You may like: Things to Do in Markham ...
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905-305-5970

9350 Markham Road, Markham

Year Round

Markham Museum offers a unique family and educational experience on its 25 acres of parkland, featuring over 20 historic buildings. Presenting the main themes of settlement as it relates ...  »

EVENTS & FESTIVALS IN MARKHAM

Annual events held in Markham include Canada Day Celebrations, Night It Up! Night Market, Taste of Asia Festival, Markham Jazz Festival, Milliken Mills Children’s Festival, Markham Ribfest, Doors Open Markham, and Markham Fair, Markham Santa Claus Parade.

23 Jan

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

January 23, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$75

Los Angeles Times proclaimed, “Blood Sweat & Tears just may be the most important pop music group of the decade.” BST frontman, David Clayton-Thomas, began his journey ...  »

01 Feb

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

February 1, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$50

With a growing international profile Cuba’s Malpaso Dance Company has become one of the most sought-after dance troupes on stages around the world. Led by its ...  »

02 Feb

Varley Art Gallery of Markham, 216 Main Street Unionville, Markham

February 2, 2020

Free

LunarFest invites Markham’s diverse community to celebrate the Lunar New Year like no other! What fortunes await you in the Year of the Rat? With fun ...  »

05 Feb

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

February 5, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$65

JUNO nominee for the 2019 Breakout Artist of the Year, Meghan Patrick is Canada’s rising female country star. She made waves in 2018 with five nominations and a ...  »

06 Feb

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

February 6, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$70

Acclaimed smooth jazz pianist and composer, Keiko Matsui’s transcendent and haunting melodies have long sought to build bridges. Her sonic cultural exchange has reached the hearts ...  »

08 Feb

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

February 8, 2020

905.305.7469

$15-40

Although not penned for specific persons or those of the past, Bruch’s In Memoriam is a one-movement heartfelt lament for solo violin and orchestra. Hungarian-Canadian pianist ...  »

27 Feb

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham, ON, Canada

February 27, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$60

Two of Canada’s brilliant lyricists, songwriters, and musical exports come together for an inspiring double bill in their Markham debut. A staple of the Canadian arts ...  »

28 Feb

Flato Markham Theatre,171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

February 28, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$65

Afropop superstar Fatoumata Diawara has built a modern global career from her traditional West African roots. Village Voice music critic Robert Christgau calls her the “subtlest of ...  »

29 Feb

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

February 29, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$80

New Orleans is a musical melting pot that’s been cooking up music royalty for nearly a century. At its mid-winter Markham performance, the renowned New Orleans ...  »

05 Mar

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

March 5, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$60

They’re a sensation because of their unique style on the world beats stage. Rolling Stone reported how this “Ukrainian folk drone Björkpunk quartet DakhaBrakha went ...  »

06 Mar

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

March 6, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$60

Celebrate an early St. Patrick’s Day with one of the world’s most renowned and imaginative interpreters of Irish folk music. Dervish has devoted the last ...  »

07 Mar

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham, ON L3R 8G5, Canada

March 7, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$65

The Fourth Light Project, the newest program of the highly acclaimed Persian, Middle Eastern, and Indian electroacoustic super group NIYAZ – in collaboration with interactive designer and visual ...  »

08 Mar

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

March 8, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$65

Known for their adrenalized performances, original compositions, and notorious music videos, Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Joy Roe are revolutionizing the piano duo experience. Hailed as “rock stars ...  »

12 Mar

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

March 12, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$65

Patti Labelle has called her “A ‘bad’ little girl! Her violin sounds like a human voice!” Miri Ben-Ari, a Grammy® award-winning violinist, music producer, and Goodwill Ambassador ...  »

14 Mar

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

March 14, 2020 To March 15, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$75

“We’re talking knock-your-socks-off, JAW-DROPPING magic!” – Fox 4 News Masters of Illusion is back by popular demand! Starring the world’s greatest award-winning magicians, this 21st century magic ...  »

01 Apr

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

April 1, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$70

Toronto Concert Orchestra (TCO) celebrates the 250th anniversary of Beethoven! Under the guiding hand of Maestro Vincent Cheng, TCO performs Fidelio Overture, Violin Concerto in D Major, ...  »

09 Apr

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

April 9, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$85

Grammy® winner Kurt Elling has secured his place among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. Elling’s star stature and stunning vocals will rise in tribute to ...  »

15 Apr

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

April 15, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$95

Members of the legendary Canadian rock band April Wine have been road warriors since the early 70s. Today the band’s music continues to deliver the same ...  »

23 Apr

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

April 23, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$65

Catapult catapulted to fame on Season 8 of America’s Got Talent, earning their way to the finals of the NBC-TV hit show. Catapult is a theatrical art ...  »

24 Apr

Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham

April 24, 2020

905-305-7469

$15-$70

Always a hit with audiences, the Just for Laughs Road Show is a perennial favourite that triggers giggles, chuckles, and outright belly-clenching laughs-a-minute. The lineup of wacky ...  »