Entries are now open for the 4th Annual Maker Faire Bay Area, May 30 and 31 at the San Mateo County Expo Center. This year’s focus is Re-Make America, inspired by President Obama’s call for all of us to participate in remaking America. We’re looking to showcase “the risk-takers, the doers, the makers of things.”
Important dates and information:
Entry Open Date: Feb 2, 2009. Please enter early so we can hold space for your exhibit.
Entry Close Date: March 31, 2009. Space is limited, please submit your entry by the due date!
Notification of Acceptance: Entries submitted by March 12 will be notified by March 19.
Maker Faire Bay Area: May 30-31, 2009
Hours: Saturday 10am – 8pm (6pm – 8pm evening program); Sunday 10am – 6pm.
NOTE: This is NOT Memorial Day Weekend.
About Maker Faire:
Organized by the staff of Make and Craft magazines, Maker Faire is a newfangled fair that brings together science, art, craft and engineering plus music in a fun, energized, and exciting public forum. The aim is to inspire people of all ages to roll up their sleeves and become makers. This family-friendly event showcases the amazing work of all kinds of makers–anyone who is embracing DIY and wants to share their accomplishments with an appreciative audience.
Call for Makers: Maker Faire Bay Area 2009