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Maker Festival Map 2018

Posted on July 7, 2018 Under news

Lose your Maker Festival Map? Can't remember who made the cool glowing water lamps? Or the name of the group selling folded paper kits? Here is the Maker Festival 2018 Map! Together with our Maker Directory 2018, you'll be able…

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Second Floor Spotlight: Elmwood Electronics

Posted on July 8, 2018 Under news

As part of our on-going series exploring the Maker Festival, we visited the Appel Salon on the SECOND FLOOR of the Reference Library. We stopped at table 267, to chat with Craig of Elmwood Electronics, to check out all their…

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MAKERS ON FILM | NEW @ MAKER FESTIVAL

Posted on July 1, 2018 Under news

Making is central to cultures around the world & the scope of who can be defined as a maker is enormous. With our new Makers on Film initiative, we included a wide variety of makers, as well as projects, that…

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JUMP START ALLEY | NEW @ MAKER FESTIVAL

Posted on June 29, 2018 Under news

Maker Festival 2018 presents JUMP START ALLEY, dedicated to showcasing small companies that are making things. We’ve always had Startups at Maker Festival, such as Michael Schwanzer (pictured) of ZEITDice Smart Timelapse Cameras, but this year we want to do…

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Maker Festival Presents MAKER SANDBOX

Posted on June 26, 2018 Under news

HEY YOU! YES YOU! Did you think of applying to Maker Festival, but missed the deadline? Do you have a project that's only half finished, but you'd love some feedback on it anyway? Are you interested in exhibiting for only…

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Announcing the 2018 Maker Festival Design

Posted on May 25, 2018 Under news

We’re super excited to reveal our 2018 Maker Festival design and invite you to “Discover Maker Festival - Wonder In The Making!” Our theory has always been that a Maker is someone - anyone - who uses their mind, hands…

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Call For Outdoor and Evening Spectacles

Posted on May 25, 2018 Under news

The Maker Festival Call For Outdoor and Evening Spectacles is now closed. Join our mailing list (see below) to be the first to know when our 2019 Call For Outdoor and Evening Spectacles goes live!

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Maker Festival Announces 2018 Call For Spectacle

Posted on April 18, 2018 Under news

The Maker Festival Call For Spectacle is now closed. Join our mailing list (see below) to be the first to know when our 2019 Call For Spectacle goes live!

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Join the Maker Festival Organizing Team | 2018 Opportunities

Posted on April 16, 2018 Under news

Are you looking for awesome practical volunteer experience? Want to work on a large scale event as part of a kick-butt volunteer organizing team? Looking to upgrade your skills? Interested in hanging out with fellow capable, caring and creative humans who stick to…

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Call for Makers 2018

Posted on March 15, 2018 Under news

The Maker Festival Call For Makers is now closed. Join our mailing list (see below) to be the first to know when our 2019 Call For Makers goes live!

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Month of Making: DIY, tech and craft events across Toronto

Posted on June 20, 2017 Under Events, news

Maker Festival is more than just the two-day Maker Extravaganza at the Toronto Reference Library – we're dishing up DIY, tech and craft events across the city as part of the ✨Month of Making✨ So far, events include MakerEdTO Conference, Inventorium at the Ontario Science Centre,…

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Frequently Asked Questions | Maker Festival

Posted on July 5, 2017 Under Events, news

  Q Err, what is the Maker Festival? A Maker Festival is a two day long festival that is free to attend at Toronto Reference Library this July 7 & 8. We bring together over 100 of Toronto's makers, craftspeople, technologists, and…

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Volunteer Opportunities with Maker Festival

Posted on May 18, 2017 Under news, Volunteers

Are you: Maker-in-the-making? Curious about the Maker Movement? Asking what the heck is the Maker Movement anyway? Yes? Well then we have an opportunity with YOUR NAME written all over it! DON'T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY! Subscribe to our mailing list…

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Maker Festival Announces Call For Events

Posted on April 12, 2017 Under news

Do you run workshops? Want to show off your creative studio or makerspace? Want to host a panel, speaker series or meet up?   Maker Festival's Call for Events is now open! Be part of the Month of Making by…

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Maker Festival announces Call for Makers 2017

Posted on March 6, 2017 Under news

DEADLINE EXTENDED: April 30th, 2017.   Do you make things? Robotic creatures? Traditional crafts? Drones? Interactive art? Maker Festival's Call for Makers 2017 is now open. We're expecting well over fourteen thousand people to attend the Maker Extravaganza this year on July 8th…

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Join the Maker Festival Organizing Team | 2017 Opportunities

Posted on February 27, 2017 Under news

  Are you looking for awesome practical volunteer experience? Want to work on a large scale event as part of a kick-butt volunteer organizing team? Looking to upgrade your skills? Interested in hanging out with fellow capable, caring and creative…

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Maker Festival Announces Call for Spectacle 2017

Posted on January 28, 2017 Under news

Maker Festival 2017 is officially scheduled for July 8th & 9th. This year, we're looking forward to adding even more maker-y installations, wondrous experiences, and whimsical visual delights. This could include, but is not limited to: - projections - installations…

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Maker Festival Line Up 2016: ROM’s Friday Night Live , 100+ Satellite Events across Toronto, Weekend Extravaganza, and more

Posted on June 13, 2016 Under news

Four years ago, Maker Festival began as a two-day show & tell organized by a group of friends who loved geeking out on technology, creativity, and DIY. Little did they know, thousands of people would show up, and everything would snowball from…

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