Summer Events In and Around the Crestwood Springfarm Yorkhill Region – Part 2

With so much to see and do this summer in the Crestwood Springfarm Yorkhill area, one blog simply wasn’t enough to cover them all.  With so many great venues to choose from the summer fun is endless.  As the premier agent for all your Crestwood Springfarm Yorkhill real estate needs, here are more can’t miss summer events and festivals going on in the area.

York Farmer’s Market (All Summer)

Located in the heart of the historical village of Thornhill, the York Farmer’s Market has brought the community fresh local produce since 1953.  This storied market boasts over 19 fulltime vendors and features a wide range of local, organic and seasonal vegetables and fruit, as well as artisanal foods, breads and meats.  You will also find exquisite locally designed jewelry, arts and crafts as well as pottery.  The market is open 4 days a week, so get your bags and stock up on your summertime favourites.

City Parks 

There is no end to the many amazing green spaces and city parks in and around the Crestwood Springfarm Yorkhill area.  Some of the more popular summer parks include:

  • Toogood Pond Park – This popular park is home to a wide range of waterfowl.  The pond is surrounded by walkways, picnic tables and benches where you can take in the tranquil and beautiful views. 
  • Hendon Park – This park was built for the summer.  With a splashpad and a kid’s playground, it is an excellent place to enjoy a hot summer day.  The park also features baseball diamonds and tennis courts.
  • Mill Pond Park – One of the region’s most popular outdoor recreation and entertainment areas.  The park features a playground, multiple trails and a gazebo that overlooks the pond.  Enjoy a picnic or just take in all the sights and sounds at Mill Pond Park this summer.   

Markham Jazz Festival (August 16-18, 2019)

This exciting and vibrant all ages summer festival brings a wide range of local and national well-known jazz musicians to three stages on Main Street Unionville Markham.  Be sure to enjoy this free event and choose from over 30 performances going on all day and into the evening this August. 

Get out and enjoy all the best that Crestwood Springfarm Yorkhill has to offer this summer.  This special season is just another great reason as to why the community is such a sought-after place to call home.  If you would like more information on any of these can’t miss summer venues or would like to see some of the amazing real estate options that abound in Crestwood Springfarm Yorkhill please contact me today.  I look forward to hearing from you soon.