Maker Faire Bay Area

Forge the Future Together

October 18-20, 2024

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Save over 30% when you purchase today. Ticket prices increase on May 31, 2024 at 11:59 PM PT. And again on October 18, 2024. Weekend passes are limited.

Looking for more than admission? Check Out our VIP and Patron Tickets. Contact us at for groups discounts and questions. 

Make it a getaway. Explore Napa and the Bay Area. Bundle admission and your hotel package and save. Explore Napa, the Bay Area, and beyond.

Paid parking and free shuttles are available on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 AM to 6 PM PT. Parking pass not needed for Friday events.


October 18, 2024


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October 20, 2024

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Supporting Maker Faire Bay Area as a VIP or Patron is not just about supporting a single event or our organization; it’s about investing in a movement that celebrates creativity, fosters innovation, builds vibrant communities around the world, and helps forge the future.  



3 Day Event Access



3 Day Event Access+

General Admission

There are Single Day entry and Weekend entry tickets. Weekend entry is valid Saturday AND Sunday, October 19-20, 2024.  Friday’s Field Trip Day requires separate tickets for entrance to the event. Early Bird ends on May 31, 2024 at 11:59 PM PT, advance pricing ends October 18, 2024 at 10:00 AM PT.

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October 18-20, 2024

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Friday Field Trip Day

October 18, 2024

10 AM - 3 PM PT

A field trip to Maker Faire can be an enriching experience that compliments classroom learning, fosters creativity and innovation, and inspires students to explore new possibilities in STEM and beyond. This event is programed with school groups in mind but open to all.  For school groups ordering ten or more tickets get discounted tickets here.

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October 18-20, 2024

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Maker Faire Bay Area 2024

Mare Island Naval Shipyard
560 Nimitz Ave. Mare Island Ca 94592