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From tech enthusiasts to crafters to homesteaders to scientists to garage tinkerers, Maker Faire is where novices and experts of all ages come together to show what they’ve made and share what they’ve learned. A community built on curiosity, collaboration, and resourcefulness, celebrating the best of the global maker movement.
The mothership is landing! Immerse yourself in imagination and innovation this October as Maker Faire Bay Area sets up on Mare Island for the 15th edition of the original celebration of invention, creativity, curiosity, and hands-on learning.
Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. It’s a place where people show what they're making and share what they're learning. What do you make?
Each year, over 100 independently organized Maker Faires occur around the world. Some host hundreds of international makers; others showcase a local community. At all, participants come to share, learn, and get inspired.
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Humans have always made things and have been showing & telling their stories, ideas, art, and innovations at Maker Faire globally since it launched in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2006.
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PlanetART: Nurturing Sustainability Through Art and Education
Note: If you are considering a vacation in Italy in October, remember that Maker Faire Rome The European Edition, one of the world’s largest Maker Faires, will be taking place in Rome from the 20th to the 22nd. In the heart of Europe, an exciting and enlightening event is making waves, inviting us to delve into […]
Student Days At Maker Faire: The Coolest Field Trip At Discounted...
We have a program at Maker Faire Bay Area that I really love. It’s called Student Days and it is focused on getting more youth involved through their schools. We set aside time on the Friday of the faire (Two Fridays this year!) where schools can bring full classrooms of students at a reduced rate. […]
Unleashing Nostalgia and Creativity: The Microcade Experience
If you are considering a vacation in Italy in October, remember that Maker Faire Rome The European Edition, one of the world’s largest Maker Faires, will be taking place in Rome from the 20th to the 22nd. In a world where technology is constantly evolving, there’s something undeniably charming about the retro arcade games that once captivated […]
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