ScaryFest 2023

Two kids dressed up in Hallowe'en costumes at ScaryFest Markham

This October, the Markham Museum’s 25-acre site will transform into a ghoulishly grand Halloween town. A family event perfect for kids 10 and under, ScaryFest takes place October 28-29!

Don’t forget to arrive in costume!


Admission & Hours

Dates: October 28–29, 2023

Time: Saturday & Sunday 11 AM to 6 PM. Last entry at 4:00PM.

Location: Markham Museum – 9350 Markham Road

Admission: $14 per person. Children 24 months and under admitted free. All rides and activities included in admission. Some exceptions apply.  Purchase tickets here now.

Must-See Attractions

Pirate Paradise

Ahoy, mateys! Walk the plank and hunt for treasure!

Freaky Forge

Witness the mysteries of melted metal with demonstrations from our spooky blacksmith!

The Cackle & Barrel Store

Explore the store for all your witching necessities.

Greetings from Earth

E.T. phone (or text, or write, or telegram) home! A fun look at extra-terrestrial communication in our print shop!

Mad Scientist Shows

The scientist may be mad, but he is sure to amaze! Shows will be held every hour on the hours. 

Eerie Fortune Telling

Look into the crystal ball and find out your fortune…

Mini Golf

Test your skills at our mini golf but beware of ghosts!

Monster Mash Bash

Party with ghosts, goblins, superheroes and witches, grab some popcorn, and get crafty!


Access to Markham Moves, A Picture of Markham, and our new exhibit Standing in the Doorway: Lived Histories & Experiences of the Chinese Community included in admission.

Don’t forget to tag us in the fun on Instagram! #VisitMarkham

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