Maker Faire Pittsburgh will be held October 15-16, 2016, on Pittsburgh’s Historic Northside. New this year is our Education Friday, to be held on October 14, 2016. This is a special sneak preview for all students and schools in the region from grades 2-12 to enjoy the Faire!
Maker Faire Pittsburgh is looking for a wide variety of eclectic, diverse and forward thinking projects and ideas that highlight the DIY and tinkerer spirit. Exhibits and displays can range from student projects, robotics, 3D printers and CNC mills, textile arts and crafts, home energy monitoring, rockets and R/C toys, sustainability, green tech, radios, vintage computers and game systems, electronics, electric vehicles, biology/biotech and chemistry projects, puppets, kites, bicycles, and unusual tools or machines.
Individuals, groups, schools, clubs, organizations, and commercial makers are invited to apply to demonstrate what they make and share what they have learned with other makers and with the community.
Round 1 Application Deadline: July 15, 2016
Round 2 Application Deadline: August 15, 2016
Want to learn more? Join us for one of these Maker Info Sessions:
May 12, 6:30PM, at Assemble in Garfield Click here to register
May 24, 6:30PM, at Children’s Museum MAKESHOP in Pgh’s Northside Click here to register
June 9, 6:30PM, at TechShop in East Liberty Click here to register
*This Info Session will include ASL interpretation and Audio Description
June 23, 6:30PM, at Looking For Group in Brookline Click here to register
July 12, 6:30PM, at HackPittsburgh in Uptown Click here to register
July 28, 6:30PM, at Innovation Works in Pgh’s Northside Click here to register