Welcome to Markham!
Located just north of Toronto Ontario, Canada, the City of Markham is a vibrant municipality of more than 353,000.
Experience 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 heritage museum.
Markham is Canada's most ethnically diverse community - a wonderful place for everyone to live, work and play!
2019 LunarFest presented by Vendôme
Date: Saturday, February 16, 2019 & Sunday, February 17, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Varley Art Gallery (216 Main Street Unionville)
Piggy Banks for the Life Moments
Help Unionville celebrate the Year of the Pig and kick off your family-day long weekend at the Varley Art Gallery. In partnership with the National Palace Museum in Taiwan, learn how an Italian painter became one of the most beloved artists for three emperors in Qing Dynasty and contributed to the Chinese paintings today. Enjoy the Arch of the Blessings and immerse in the sounds of cultures. Don’t forget to DIY your own Pig Hero lantern and take a money bath and “gong” for the fortune!
Other Upcoming Markham Events Include:
Feb. 9 - 19: Markham Ice and Snow Festival
Feb. 16 - 18: Kidapalooza
Feb. 18: WinterRouge
For more events, click here.