Meet Your Makers Happy Hour

Celebrate day one of Maker Faire at POP Kitchen + Bar at EMP, from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Wind down after an exciting day at Seattle Mini Maker Faire with discounted food and drinks, tabletop games, and some down time with other faire goers and makers. Ill Gotten Games will be on hand to talk about innovating their own games, as well as to share some of their latest creations!

All ages welcome. Event Details.

Founder of Maker Media, Inc. Dale Dougherty Joins Speakers

dale_doughtertyJoin Founder and Executive Director of Maker Media, Inc., Dale Dougherty, as he looks back at the incredible first 10 years of Maker Faire, how it’s functioned as a catalyst for a global maker movement, and where it might go from here.

Presentations will be ongoing all weekend in JBL Theater. Hear from makers about what they’re creating and discovering in the process with topics spanning from working on a budget to turn your ideas into reality, to resources for young makers-in-training, to discovering how the world of burlesque embodies the maker philosophy.

See the full line-up of speakers and presentations.

List of Exhibiting Makers Announced!

At Seattle Mini Maker Faire, you can interact with everything from electronic instruments, homemade robots, and 3D-printed prototypes to crafting activities, a large-scale ball maze, and the world’s largest solar-powered tricycle.

The Faire will showcase diverse projects from individuals and organizations, including non-profits, academia, and industry. Plus, don’t miss special presentations and spotlight talks with local makerspaces and youth makers.

See the line-up.

Grab Your Ticket Today for September 19-20, 2015

Tickets are now on sale for the Seattle Mini Maker Faire! More than 100 exhibiting makers will come together at EMP Museum for a weekend in celebration of invention, creativity, and DIY technology.

Hear from the innovators themselves through hands-on activities and presentations, including a special CreativeMornings event featuring maker and founder of Glowforge Dan Shapiro. After selling his last company to Google, Shapiro launched the best-selling board game Robot Turtles as a side project. It became the most-backed game in Kickstarter history, and is available now in stores.

Stay tuned for more details—our full list of makers will be announced in August.