Arts, Culture and Heritage

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Municipal Office

395 Mulock Drive P.O. Box 328 Station Main, Newmarket, Ontario
L3Y 4X7
905-895-5193

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COVID-19 Information

 During the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be program disruptions, changes and facility closures. We continue to offer alternative ways to serve the community. Learn about Newmarket's approach to reopening and for current information and resources. For any inquiries, please email info@newmarket.ca.

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Updated July 9, 2021

With key public health and health care indicators continuing to improve and the province-wide vaccination rate surpassing the targets outlined in the province's Roadmap to Reopen, the Town of Newmarket  will be moving into Step 3 of the roadmap as of Monday, July 19th, 2021.  Extended Town amenities and offerings will be opening  in accordance to the health and safety guidelines and attendee numbers / capacity limits as outlined in Step 3.  

Opening with limitations in accordance to Step 3 as of Monday, July 19th, 2021;

  • Magna Pool
  • Magna Fitness Centre – Indoors   

The NewRoads Performing Arts Centre and the Old Town Hall venues remain scheduled to reopen in September 2021, as per the Town of Newmarket's Reopening Plan. 

For up-to-date information about closures, re-openings and the Town's response to the pandemic, please visit Newmarket.ca/covid19 and follow @TownofNewmarket on social media. For a full list of regulations, please view the Province of Ontario's media release.

For more information about recreation services and amenities, please contact Customer Service: email info@newmarket.ca or call 905-895-5193.


Venues - Currently closed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic 

Click on the buttons below to view venue events and information and happenings.

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Arts Grants and Contests

Newmarket Celebrates the Arts
 The Newmarket Celebrates the Arts funding program is temporarily paused due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please check back here for future updates.

Heritage Art Contest
The Heritage Art Contest is temporarily paused due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please check back here for future updates.
High School Art Contest
The Newmarket High Schools Art Contest is temporarily paused due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please check back here for future updates.


Arts, Culture and Heritage eNewsletter

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Public Art & Culural Master Plans


Public Art

Public Art Jury Selection

As the Town of Newmarket moves forward with their public art program; the Recreation and​ Culture department is looking for artists whom would be interested in participating occasionally on an art selection jury. Interested artists are invited to submit an expression of interest through an application process.  ​

For more details call Laura Schembri 905-953-5300 x 2618.

Public Art Selection Jury Application​




 

 

Recreation & Culture Virtual Hub

Helping Newmarket residents flatten the curve and make the most of their time at home!

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Assumption of Risk

The Town of Newmarket in collaboration with York Region Public Health, continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation. Users of the Town of Newmarket facilities, buildings and/or amenities are reminded that the facilities, buildings and/or amenities are open for use at your own risk. An inherent risk of exposure to communicable diseases including COVID-19 exists in any public space where people are present. By visiting any Town of Newmarket facility, building and/or amenity you voluntarily assume all risks including any risk of injury, loss, damage, and possible exposure to a communicable disease including COVID-19. We remind you to follow the COVID-19 precautionary guidelines being recommended by various Canadian health authorities including the York Region Public Health Unit, Ontario Health and Public Health Agency of Canada.



Click here to sign up for the Recreation E-Newsletter for updates.

Stay up-to-date on the latest Town updates by following  @TownofNewmarket on TwitterFacebook and Instagram and visit Newmarket.ca/COVID19.

As always, if you have any general questions, please email us at info@newmarket.ca or call Customer Service at 905-895-5193
(Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)