Located just north of Toronto Ontario, Canada, the
City of Markham is a vibrant municipality of more than 353,000.
our unique cultural attractions, stroll through our award-winning
heritage districts in Unionville, Thornhill and Markham villages, or
enjoy our year-round activities: world class theatre, the nationally
acclaimed Varley Art Gallery, or walk back in time at Markham's 25-acre
Markham is Canada's most ethnically diverse community - a wonderful
place for everyone to live, work and play!
Fall Walk Festival
Date: October 3 - 9, 2017
Location: Various locations in
Rouge National Urban Park
Experience the natural colours of the fall season with the 2017 Fall Walks Festival in Rouge National Urban Park. In collaboration with OPG Biodiversity, and Toronto and Region Conservation join us for a full week of fun and fascinating outings with our guided walk leaders and guest educators. Learn more about biodiversity and cultural and agricultural heritage right here in the GTA. The event also includes walks tailored to families with small children ages 3 to 12. One walk each morning at 10 a.m. from Tuesday, October 3 to Friday, October 6, and eight walks per day at 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. over the Thanksgiving long weekend. There will also be a special bonus walk on Sunday, October 8 at 6:30 p.m. All walks are free. No reservation is required. For a detailed walk schedule and more info on directions and meeting points, please click here.
Other Upcoming Markham Events Include:
October 8 - Mid-Autumn Festival
October 15 - Markham Concert Band - Canada 150
October 25 - Lisa Simone Performance
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