Come celebrate MAKE magazine’s 15th Maker Faire and eighth anniversary in the Bay Area, showcasing creative and resourceful people in the areas of science and technology, engineering, food, and arts and crafts.

If you are participating in Maker Faire and have questions, follow the appropriate link:

What day(s) and hour(s) will Maker Faire be open to the public?

Saturday, May 18th – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, May 19th – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

What is the location of Maker Faire?

The San Mateo County Events Center 1346 Saratoga Drive San Mateo, CA 94403

Where do I purchase tickets?

Advance tickets are available online. Tickets will also be available onsite, at the door. See below for pricing. Note that all ticket information can be found at

What if it rains?

The show will go on! Bring rain gear to keep you dry when walking outdoors. Fortunately, we will have many indoor exhibits to keep the family dry.

What can I expect?

To have the time of your life! You’ll be surprised and intrigued with every corner that you turn.