Day Guide: Main Street Markham
The original Main Street in Markham was once the epicentre of one of the oldest communities in Ontario. Fast forward to today, and Main Street Markham is the centre of locally run stores and restaurants and keeping the spirit of Markham alive! Visit Main Street Markham for a day of adventure and discovery of a street where tradition meets contemporary living.
TO SEE & DO
Sit down to a world of creativity at Crafty Pots. At Crafty Pots, you can paint pottery, do some glass fusing, paint boards, test out glow in the dark paint, or create a clay sculpture with your own two hands. There are so many different types of crafts available that you are sure to have a new and exciting piece of art to bring home with you.
Where: 126 Main St N
The GTA’s first video game arcade is right here on Main St Markham! With over 150 games on 14 different gaming systems, there is game of all genres for each person’s interest. You can find individual based games and team games for all ages. No matter if you are new to gaming, or a seasoned pro, you will feel right at home at Denthreesixty.
Where: 60 Main St N #3
Pick up a paintbrush and create your own masterpiece with family and friends and don’t be afraid to be messy! With many different designs and workshops available, find one to suit your skill level and the group that you are with. Paintlounge offers both in person workshops (by appointment only) and a variety of different online and virtual workshops and events, that you can get creative no matter your comfort level.
Where: 188 Main St N
The Old Curiosity Tea Shop
Reserve a table for a traditional Victorian Afternoon Tea at The Old Curiosity Tea Shop. Enjoy freshly made sandwiches and pastries with your choice of loose-leaf tea. Take a seat and recharge during your busy day on Main St Markham.
Where: 91 Main St N
The Duchess of Markham
With decades of history, sit down for a meal in this historic pub. The Duchess of Markham has a large menu ensuring that everyone will find something to enjoy. Sit back and soak in the hustle and bustle of Main St from a table on the new front patio, or transport somewhere new on the secluded back patio.
Where: 53 Main St N
End your day with a sweet treat at Cho-Kwok-Lat. At Cho-Kwok-Lat they believe in doing everything they can to be kind to the planet, the environment, and our bodies, they take pride in using in-season ingredients from local farms to create their sweet treats. Stop by to get some dessert, pastries, jam and more from their shop.
Where: 31 Main St N
From clothing to shoes to accessories, gifts and more, Loulou Boutique has anything you may think of to refresh your home wardrobe. Whether you need work appropriate clothing, or weekend lounging outfits, Loulou Boutique has whatever you need.
Where: 114 Main St N
Alfsen House Books
With over 40,000 books to choose from, Alfsen House Books is a book lovers paradise! Specializing in used and out of print books and novels, Alfsen House Books is the perfect place to find those lesser-known works of arts and books that may be harder to find.
Where: 154 Main St N
Three Kingdoms Games Markham
If you’re in need of a new board game, then Three Kingdoms Games Markham is a store you have to stop at. They have family friendly board games and more competitive and intricate board games. No matter what type of board game you are looking for, they have something for everyone.
Where: 112 Main St N
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