Highlights The Best of Recent Maker Faire Press
Thank you for your interest in Maker Faire and the Maker Movement. Here you can browse some of the most recent media coverage on our Faires and our amazing community.
Please contact us at any time at [email protected] to coordinate interviews for your features and stories.
- nytimes.com, August 4, 2014, Reinventing the World’s Fair, or Not
- newegg.com, May 30, 2014, How Maker Faire Restored My Faith in Humanity
- techradar.com, May 21, 2014, The Best of Maker Faire 2014
- nytimes.com/Parent-Teacher Conference Blog, May 21, 2014, A Big Pile of Fantastic Ideas to Get Kids Outside Making and Doing This Summer
- nerdstalker.com, May 20, 2014, Interview with 3D Story Maker Carla Diana
- forbes.com, May 20, 2014, 5 Things To Love About The Maker Faire
- time.com, May 19, 2014, Why the Maker Movement is Important to America’s Future
- abcnews.go.com, May 19, 2014, Move Over Mom. Behold the Pancake-Making Robot
- 3dprint.com, May 17, 2014, PancakeBot, Pancake Printer Debuts at Maker Faire
- mercurynews.com, May 17, 2014, Makers Faire 2014: Goofy, clever and irreverent event draws tens of thousands
- smdailyjournal.com, May 17, 2014, San Mateo’s Annual Maker Faire This Weekend
- KRON 4 TV, May 16, 2014, Maker Faire in San Mateo Big on Inventions and Creativity
- nbcbayarea.com, May 16, 2014, 9th Annual Maker Faire Hits San Mateo, Includes An Electric Giraffe
- reuters.com, May 6, 2014, Do-it-yourselfers inspire hardware renaissance in Silicon Valley
- pressdemocrat.com, March 28, 2014, Maker class gives Petaluma schoolchildren a hands-on education
Recent Press Releases
- August 26, 2014, World Maker Faire New York 2014 Announces Roster of Makers Exhibiting at 5th Annual DIY Festival
- July 22, 2014, World Maker Faire New York and New York Hall of Science Prepare to Celebrate Fifth Annual Event and World’s Fair Landmark Anniversaries in Queens, New York, on September 20 & 21, 2014
- June 25, 2014, World Maker Faire New York Brings the “Year of the Maker” Celebration to New York Hall of Science with 5th Annual Event on September 20 & 21, 2014 (Call for Makers and Ticket Sales Now Open)
- June 17, 2014, Growth of Maker Faire and Global Reach of Maker Movement Inspire First-Ever “White House Maker Faire”
- May 28, 2014, Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 Wraps 9th Annual Showing of Maker Movement to Stellar Reviews; Maker Faire Bay Area 2015 Dates Announced
- May 15, 2014, Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 Adds New Millbrae BART/Caltrain Shuttle Service to Encourage Use of Public Transportation and Bring Attendees to the Event
- May 12, 2014, Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 Brings “Maker Week” to San Mateo, CA, May 12-18
- May 6, 2014, Tips & Tools for Planning a Great Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 Experience
- April 29, 2014, Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 Delivers Unprecedented Program Line-up Highlighting Maker Movement Growth
- April 14, 2014, Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 Announces Maker Selections—New Exhibits, Faire Favorites, and Exciting Attractions
- March 31, 2014, Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 Highlights Young Makers and Reaches Out to the K-12 Education Community with New Opportunities
- March 18, 2014, Maker Faire Kicks Off 2014 in the Bay Area Celebrating the “Year of the Maker” With 9th Annual Event, May 17 & 18
Maker Week in San Mateo!
Check out all that happened to celebrate Maker Week in San Mateo, May 12-18, 2014.
Drone’s Eye View of Maker Faire Bay Area 2014
Our friends at 3D Robotics shot this incredible footage at Maker Faire Bay Area 2014 using their IRIS autonomous aerial vehicle. Check out the final video created with help from the MAKE magazine editorial team. It captures all of the weekend’s highlights and moments made extra special thanks to the unique perspective.
Detailed Lists of Faire Coverage from Past Events
- Maker Faire 2013 Media Highlights
- Maker Faire 2012 Media Highlights
- Maker Faire Bay Area 2011
- Maker Faire Detroit 2011
- World Maker Faire New York 2011