Maker Faire Fast Facts

The 2015 calendar has 150+ Maker Faires on it covering the globe—here’s the breakdown:

2015 Flagship Faires

  • 10th Annual Maker Faire Bay Area: May 16 & 17
    • 1,200+ maker entries; 145,000+ attendees; 95+ sponsors
  • 6th Annual World Maker Faire New York: September 26 & 27—Projections
    • 900+ maker entries; 90,000 attendees; 65+ sponsors

2015 Featured Faires

  • Oslo, Norway; Shenzhen, China; Detroit, USA; Kansas City, USA; Atlanta, USA; Orlando, USA; Milwaukee, WI; Silver Spring, VA; Rome, Italy; Newcastle, United Kingdom; Tokyo, Japan

Mini Maker Faires

2014 Flagship Faires

  • 9th Annual Maker Faire Bay Area: May 17 & 18
    • 1,100+ maker entries; 130,000+ attendees; 90+ sponsors
  • 5th Annual World Maker Faire New York: September 20 & 21
    • 830 maker entries; 85,000 attendees; 60+ sponsors

2014 Featured Faires

  • Oslo, Norway; Shenzhen, China; Detroit, USA; Kansas City, USA; Atlanta, USA; Orlando, USA; Milwaukee, WI; Silver Spring, VA; Rome, Italy; Newcastle, United Kingdom; Tokyo, Japan

Maker Faire Makes A Difference

Take a look at how Maker Faire and the Maker Movement are impacting creativity, engineering, manufacturing, and the DIY mindset around the world. View the details in our Maker Faire Makes a Difference story and learn more about how makers come to Maker Faire to show what they have made and to share what they have learned, and their enthusiasm is contagious, as evidenced by the growing global maker community.

Maker Faire Growth Chart

See the incredible growth of the Flagship, Featured, and Mini Maker Faires on our Maker Faire Growth Chart:

Maker Faire Growth Chart 2015

The Maker Movement: Our Future Economy—An Infographic from The Grommet

Read more at thegrommet.com about the Maker Movement is shaping the future of our economy on all levels.

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Maker Faire Photos

Photos are a sample of what’s happening at Maker Faire Bay Area 2013.  Please use freely and source Maker Faire.  All photos are property of Maker Media.

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