Arts in Markham
The Markham Theatre For Performing Arts located at 171 Town Centre Boulevard, in the Highway 7 and Warden Avenue area, offers award winning professional entertainment as well as community, cultural, and social events.The Frederick Horsman Varley Art Gallery located on Main Street in Unionville, offers numerous exhibits featuring Canadian artists. This gallery hosts numerous workshops and studio courses.
History buffs will love the Markham Museum which organizes a variety of year-round family events. This museum is located off Markham Road, north of Highway 7. Milliken Mills, Thornhill and Unionville all have a community library. For pure fun and entertainment you can’t beat the Markham Fair, held each fall at the Markham Fairgrounds located at McCowan Road and Elgin Mills Road. This fair features a midway, concerts, and livestock exhibits.