Taste of Market & Co. Food Festival at Upper Canada Mall

Food and drinks are one of the many things that bring people together - especially after a long week. There’s something about offering your taste buds new flavours of food that open your eyes (and mouths) to the culinary arts. Better so, there’s nothing quite like a unique food festival - especially if the drinks are free, the food is only $5 and it’s in Newmarket.

Continue reading to learn more about Upper Canada Mall’s Taste of Market & Co. taking place on Thursday, August 22, 2019.


When a spark ignites a dream

Ever since he was young Tristan Claxton has dreamt of being an actor. In this blog, his mother shares about how this dream started with something as simple as a Town of Newmarket acting camp and has now come full circle with him participating in the 10 Minute Play Festival. Check out this festival and all it has to offer in this blog.

Living in Newmarket means never being too far from a patio

Whether you are looking for an after-five drink with friends or a relaxing lunch in the sunshine - Newmarket is a great place to live and work. Thanks to our friends in GIS, we were able to determine that more than 40% of Newmarket residents live within walking distance to a patio. That’s right -whether Tuesday at noon or Saturday evening, those who live and work in Newmarket are never far from a great bite to eat or refreshing beverage.

Celebrate National Public Works Week with Newmarket

Did you know? May 19 to 25 is National Public Works Week. During the week, the Town of Newmarket celebrates the men and women who dedicated their careers to the public works profession. Learn more about two great events that the Town is hosting for National Public Works Week!

Southlake Regional Hospital - There's a Place for You Here

Southlake is Newmarket’s top employer and home to many brilliant minds, including today’s interviewee Morgan. She’s a Heart Function Nurse Practitioner and loves living and working in Newmarket. Find out what Morgan’s favourite spots are in Newmarket as well as her advice for anyone thinking about Southlake as the next step in their career.

Get Involved!

Looking to get more active in your community? This week’s blog explores how you can Get Involved, meet new people and help shape the future of our Town through community events, groups and forums.

Giving New Life to Old Spaces

Downtown Newmarket has seen many changes over the last few years - including the creation of a bit of a restaurant district. Find out how this has all come together and how you, as a business owner can take advantage of the financial incentive program to be part of this downtown Newmarket trend.

Most Romantic Newmarket

Cheers to romance! Did you know Newmarket was once named one of the Most Romantic places in Canada? This week’s blog explores why Newmarket is the perfect place to fall in love.

New Year, New Resolutions, Newmarket

Whether you are all about the “New Year, New You” phenomenon or you just want some ideas for making the most of these winter months - Newmarket is the place to be. From skating under the stars to a board game cafe or trivia league at Market Brewing Company, there’s something for everyone here.

A New Market on the Holland River

Downtown Newmarket is looking a little different today after adding a new piece of art to the “mantelpiece” of the community’s living room; the historic downtown. Artist John Kuna has painted works for the Islington BIA, private collections and corporate pieces across North America. Now you can envision the history of the Holland River, right here in Newmarket.

Cinemania is here for the movie buffs!

TIFF may be over, but evenings of watching epic independent films don’t have to be. Southlake’s Cinemania is here and for just $12 you can watch amazing moves with starts like Sandra Oh and Glen Close right here in Newmarket. Grab your popcorn and your friends and check out the great films coming to Newmarket.