This week we have included some events just outside of Markham (not too far away!) that you might like to attend – have a great week and we hope you will find something to amuse you in this list of what’s on in Markham this week – July 22nd – July 28th.
For ongoing events for kids – click here.
Richmond Hill Drive-Thru Ribfest – July 23rd-July 25th
If you are missing the traditional Ribfest, the organisers this year are thinking outside the box with safety first. Get your ribs and all the trimmings with an organised drive through! Take your ribs home to enjoy or find a nearby park to eat out. Yum!
For more details click here: Price: Entrance free (donations accepted) + price of your order
Foodies Food Truck Festival – July 24th – July 25th
For those that prefer a variety of choice the Foodies Food Truck Festival will be in Newmarket at Upper Canada Mall this weekend at the South West entry.
For details click here. Price: FREE (just pay for your food)
The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe Performance – July 31st
We are including this performance in this week’s bulletin so that you can get your tickets early!
Theatre on the Ridge brings a unique adaptation of C. S. Lewis’ beloved children’s classic, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe to life. With only a cast of two, and minimal set, props and costumes, the story of this beloved children’s classic is told through clever staging and engages the imaginations of audience of all ages. A heroic tale of love, faith, courage, giving, and the triumph of good over evil, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe is a perfect production to introduce young audiences to the joy and magic of theatre.
Performances of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by Theatre on the Ridge will be outdoors at Scugog Shores Museum and include a self-guided tour.
For more details click here. Price: from $10 – $35.
Virtual Concert in the Park – Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons tribute – July 28th – 7.30pm
The Jersey Seasons perform their amazing tribute to Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons in this not to be missed concert. Available to all as it’s streamed online!
For details click here. Price: FREE
Black Creek Guided Family Experiences – Until Aug 31st
Guided Family Experiences allow small groups to experience Black Creek Pioneer Village with a dedicated costumed educator. These themed programs tour around the Village while participating in hands-free interactive experiences! Choose from three fantastic offerings:
- Best of Black Creek Pioneer Village
- Time Traveller’s Bootcamp
- Nature in the Village
For details click here. Price: $94.95 per family (up to 5 people)
United Fit Fest – July 25th 10.30am – 4.00pm
United Boxing Club has partnered with Together Apart to bring you a day full of activities at Markham Fairgrounds including:
- Group Fitness Training (Boxing, H.I.I.T, Yoga, CrossFit, Dance)
- Prizes and Giveaways
- Wellness Panels
- Social Networking
- Healthy Food and Drinks
For more details click here. Price: from $49.10
Markham Cycling Tours – until August 15th
Markham Cycling Tours allows participants to “ride your way” any time along brand new bike tours. Ride solo or with your own household. It’s a free event — open to everyone! On your bike, get set, GO! Markham Cycling Tours includes:
- Six (6) family-friendly neighbourhood cycling tours (6 to 11 KM),
- Markham Cycles Pop-Up Community & Bike Repair Booths (select dates),
- the Totally Rad Markham Cycling Tours Giveaway
For more details click here. Price FREE