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Playing Golf at Angus Glen Golf Club   Biking at JoyRide150   Skating at Markham Civic Centre Outdoor Artificial Skating Rink

Markham has attractions and activities for all interests, backgrounds and abilities. Over 150 km of biking and walking trails!  Unmatched scenery of the Rouge River Valley!  PGA-accredited golf courses!  Fine dining to begin your evening.

Markham recently opened a variety of new and exciting recreation facilities including a regulation sized, artificial turf soccer field with a dome, an indoor tennis court complex at Angus Glen Community Centre, and the Greater Toronto Area's largest artificial ice skating rink at Markham Civic Centre.

There are many not-to-be missed festivals and events. Tourism Markham is pleased to work with GuidingStar.ca to provide a complete Markham Events Calendar.

Art Galleries

Farmers Markets

Indoor - Play

Swimming - Indoor Pools

Badminton

Fishing

Movie Theatre

Swimming - Outdoor Pools

Bike and Skate Parks

Fitness Centres

Museum

Table Tennis

Billiards

Golf Courses - Private

Parks and Trails

Tennis

Bowling

Golf Courses - Public

Public Libraries

Theatre

Family Fun on the Farm

Golf Driving Ranges

Skating

YMCA

Art Galleries
 - McKay Art Centre, 197 Main Street Unionville map, 905-477-9511
 - The ONE Gallery, 190 Main Street Unionville, unit A map, 416-859-3337
 - Varley Art Gallery, 216 Main Street Unionville map, 905-477-9511

Badminton
 - C2 Badminton Club, 1300 Rodick Rd. map, 289-818-2327
 - Everyday Badminton, 480 Hood Rd Unit 1 map, 905-604-6698
 - Lee's Badminton, 80D Centurian Drive, Unit 3-9 map, 905-940-0703
 - Mandarin Badminton, 500 Esna Park Drive, Unit 8 map, 905-940-0600

Bike and Skate Parks
 -
Joyride 150, 150 Bullock Drive map, 905-294-1313
 -
Centennial Skateboard Park
, 8600 McCowan Road map, 905-294-6111

Billiards
 
- Master Q Snooker, Billiards & Lounge, 20 Apple Creek Blvd. #4 map, 905-307-8828
 - MIX2 KTV & Billiards, 1661 Denison St. #3 map, 905-305-8887

Bowling
 
- Markham Bowl, 5762 Highway 7  map, 905-294-4556

Family Fun on the Farm
 - Whittamore's Farm, 8100 Steeles Ave. East map, 905-294-3275

Farmers Markets
 - Main Street Markham Farmers' Market, 132 Robinson Street map, 905-472-2462
      - May to October, every Saturday, 8 am - 1 pm
 - Stiver Mill Farmer's Market, 9 Station Lane 
map, 647-983-9054
      - Every Sunday from June to October from 10 am - 4 pm
 - Reesor Farm Market, 10825 Ninth Line map, 905-640-4568
 - York Farmer's Market (Thornhill), 7509 Yonge Street map, 905-886-9992
      - An indoor market open year round
      - Hours: Thurs. & Fri. 10 am - 7 pm,
Sat. 9 am - 5 pm and Sun. 11 am - 4 pm

Fishing
 -
Fishing is allowed in Milne Dam Conservation Area with a MNR fishing permit which is available at Canadian Tire stores or bait shops. MDCA is Markham's largest park of 123 hectare with the Rouge River flowing through the middle. Lush forest can be found on the southern and eastern edges. The 2.3 kilometres of trails are suitable for walking, jogging and cycling. Milne Park is a stop off point for many migratory birds, and can be best viewed in the early mornings and evenings in spring and fall. It is located on the east side of McCowan Road, just south of Highway 7 (map).  It is open for vehicles from 8 a.m. to dusk from Victoria Day weekend to Thanksgiving Day. Admission is free during the week. There is a $5 parking fee on weekends and statutory holidays.

Fitness Centres - operated by City of Markham
 - Centennial Fitness Centre, 8600 McCowan Road map, 905-475-4730
 - Cornell Fitness Centre,
3201 Bur Oak Avenue map, 905-479-7753 ext. 4538
 - Happy Life Fitness Centre @ Markham Pan Am Centre, 16 Main Street Unionville, map, 905-475-4730
 - Thornhill Fitness Centre,
7755 Bayview Avenue map, 905-944-3800

Golf Courses - Private 
 - Bayview Country Club, 25 Fairway Heights Drive map, 905-889-4833

 - Ladies Golf Club of Toronto, 7859 Yonge Street,
map, 905-889-3531
 - 
Upper Unionville Golf Club, 11207 Kennedy Road map, 905-888-8842
 - York Downs Golf & Country Club, 4134 16th Ave. map, 905-477-3105

Golf Courses - Public 
 - Angus Glen Golf Club, 10080 Kennedy Road map, 905-887-0090
 - Bushwood Golf Club, 10905 Reesor Road map, 905-640-1233
 - Cresthaven Golf Club, 7892 McCowan Road map, 905-477-2756
 - Markham Green Golf Club, 120 Rouge Bank Drive map, 905-294-6156
 - Remington Parkview Golf Club, 6400 Steeles Ave. E. map, 416-293-2833

Golf Driving Ranges
 - Buttonville Fairway, 5480 Major McKenzie Drive map, 905-472-4235

 - Fairtree Golf Centre, 10411 Kennedy Road map, 905-888-8733
 - Little's Meadowlawn Fairway, 71731 9th Line map, 905-472-7296

 - Long Drive Fairways, 5685 14th Ave. map, 905-201-9180

 - Markham Golf Dome, 150 Burncrest Road map, 905-475-3663

Indoor - Play
 - Trapped, 3130 Highway 7 East map, 905-940-6500

Movie Theatre
 - Cineplex Cinemas Markham & VIP, 179 Enterprise Blvd. map, 905-479-1778

Museum
 - Markham Museum, 9350 Markham Road map, 905-294-4576

Parks & Trails
 - Milne Dam Conservation Area (Milne Park is busy with hiking and picnics all summer long.)  map
 - Markham has many hiking trails.  map
 - Rouge Park (Parks Canada is developing a National Park - Rouge National Urban Park, in the east end of
   Markham and Toronto.)

Public Libraries
Markham Public Library, www.markhampubliclibrary.ca
 - Angus Glen Library, 3990 Major Mackenzie Drive map, 905-513-7977
 - Cornell Library, 3201 Bur Oak Avenue, map, 905-513-7977 ext. 3460
 - Markham Village Library, 6031 Highway 7 map, 905-513-7977 ext. 4271
 - Milliken Mills Library, 7600 Kennedy Road map, 905-513-7977 ext. 5337
 - Thornhill Community Centre Library, 7755 Bayview Avenue map, 905-513-7977 ext. 3521
 - Thornhill Village Library, 10 Colborne Street map, 905-513-7977 ext. 3481
 - Unionville Library, 15 Library Lane map, 905-513-7977 ext. 5517

Skating - Indoor

City of Markham Recreation Department, main website
 - Angus Glen Community Centre, 3990 Major Mackenzie Drive map, 905-944-3777
 - Centennial Community Centre, 8600 McCowan Road map, 905-470-3590
 - Crosby Community Centre, 210 Main Street Unionville map, 905-944-3777
 - Markham Village Community Centre, 6031 Highway 7 map, 905-470-3590
 - Milliken Mills Community Centre, 7600 Kennedy Road map, 905-477-6410
 - Mount Joy Community Centre, 6140 16th Avenue map, - 905-470-3590 
 - R.J. Clatworthy Arena, 2400 John St. map, 905-944-3800
 - Thornhill Community Centre, 7755 Bayview Avenue map, 905-944-3800

Skating - Outdoor
 
- Markham Civic Centre Outdoor Skating Rink, 101 Town Centre Blvd. map
     - open 10 am - 10 pm daily, generally December to March, artificial ice
     - skating is dependent on ice and weather conditions

Squash

 - Centennial Community Centre
, 8600 McCowan Road map, 905-294-6111
 - Mayfair Club, 50 Steelcase East  map, 905-475-0350

Swimming - Indoor Pools 
City of Markham Recreation Department, main website
 -
Angus Glen Community Centre, 3990 Major Mackenzie Drive map, 905-944-3777
 -
Centennial Community Centre, 8600 McCowan Road map, 905-470-3590
 -
Cornell Community Centre, 3201 Bur Oak Avenue, map, 905-479-7753
 -
Markham Pan Am Pool, 16 Main Street Unionville, map, 905-475-4730
 -
Milliken Mills Community Centre, 7600 Kennedy Road map, 905-477-6410
 -
Thornhill Therapeutic Pool, 7755 Bayview Avenue map, 905-944-3800
 -
Thornlea Pool, 8075 Bayview Avenue map, 905-889-0766

Swimming - Outdoor Pools 
City of Markham Recreation Department, main website
 - Morgan Pool, 11 Parkway Avenue map, 905-470-3590
      - June to September, wheelchair accessible
 - Rouge River Community Centre, 120 Rouge Bank Drive map, 905-472-6044
      - June to September

Table Tennis
 - Canadian Chinese Table Tennis Club Association, 1181 Denison St. map, 905-475-8899

Tennis
City of Markham Recreation Department, main website
 -
Angus Glen Tennis Centre, 3990 Major Mackenzie Drive map, 9905-944-3777 ext. 7149
 - Armadale Tennis Club, 2401 Denison Street map, 905-947-1427
 - Markham Tennis Club, 69 Wootten Way North map, 905 472-4748
 - Mayfair Club, 50 Steelcase East  map, 905-475-0350
 - Unionville Tennis Club, 600 Village Parkway map, 905-470-7059

Outdoor Tennis Courts
 - Bayview Glen Park, On Limcombe Drive, west of Laureleaf Road map, 2 courts
 - Berczy Park, Castlemore Avenue and The Bridle Walk
map, 2 courts
 - Duncan Park / Bayview Fairways, south side of John Street, between Bayview Ave. and Leslie St. map,
   3 lighted courts
 - Grandview Park, south of Doncaster Avenue, west of Henderson Avenue
map, 2 lighted courts
 - Johnsview Park, Bayview Avenue and John Street
map, 2 courts (lights scheduled to be connected)
 - Morgan Park, George and Franklin Streets
map, 2 lighted courts
 - Robinson Park, West side of Robinson Street, north of Highway 7
map, 2 courts
 - Thornlea Secondary School, east side of Bayview Avenue, south side of Highway 7
map, 2 courts
 - Toogood Park, west side of Sciberras Road, north of Fred Varley Drive
map, 2 lighted courts
 - Wismer Park, Bur Oak and Mingay
map, 2 courts
 - Woodbine North Park, Willow Height and Hillmount
map, 2 courts

Theatre
 - FLATO Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd. map, 905-305-SHOW (7469)
 - Markham Little Theatre
 - Unionville Theatre Company
, 416-765-1135

YMCA
 - Markham YMCA, Rudy Bratty YMCA Centre, 101 YMCA Blvd. map, 905-513-9622

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