Barnes & Noble Mini Maker Faire

November 6 – 8 at nearly all 650 store locations nationwide

Barnes and Noble Mini Maker Faire

If you’re a tech enthusiast, crafter, educator, tinkerer, hobbyist, engineer, science club member, author, artist, student, entrepreneur, or maker of any kind—join the Barnes & Noble Mini Maker Faire! They’re hosting events in stores to learn from each other, hear from the experts, and work on projects. Find a location near you!

Make Workspace

Join us in in the Maker Faire fun at Barnes & Noble stores to see demonstrations that will amaze and inspire you! In the Make Workspace, a tech-educational expo, we’ll do product demos for 3D printers, drones, robots, coding, programming, and more. This is the future—come see it unfold before your eyes.

Event Schedule
Friday Saturday Sunday
3:00 PM 11:00 AM 11:00 AM
6:00 PM 3:00 PM 3:00 PM
6:00 PM

Meet the Maker

Come meet the leaders of the Maker movement! These are the people changing the way we learn, ideate, design, create, and build the future. They’ll be visiting your local Barnes & Noble store to talk about their process, their creations, and their vision.

Event Schedule
Friday Saturday Sunday
5:00 PM 1:00 PM 1:00 PM
7:00 PM 5:00 PM 5:00 PM
7:00 PM

Raspberry Jam

Event Schedule
2:00 PM

Make & Collaborate

Makers are DIY-ers with a tech twist. Come make and collaborate—then share! We provide the materials; you dream up the product. The only limit is your imagination. Get hands-on experience in design, handcrafting, and construction in the spirit of collaboration and teamwork.

Event Schedule
Friday Saturday Sunday
4:00 PM 12:00 PM 12:00 PM
5:00 PM 4:00 PM 4:00 PM
5:00 PM