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New Poster Design!

Check out our amazing new poster designed by Michael Ingrassia of Maker Faire Orlando sponsor SteamLabs!

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This poster is downloadable in PDF format – please print some and put them near the creative people in your world!

If you have access to a large format printer and want the fullsize art, email us at info@makerfaireorlando.com for a dropbox link.

If you’d like other Maker Faire Orlando promotional items – check out our Promote page for logos, postcards & more!

Make sure you stop by the SteamLabs exhibit at Maker Faire Orlando to chat with Michael, and see a 3D printed version of the robot on the poster!

Reserve your Maker Faire Orlando T-Shirt

Maker Faire Orlando t-shirts featuring our new logo will be available at the Orlando Science Center store for $15 (with 15% off for Orlando Science Center members!). Sizes and quantities are limited, so we’ve created a way to guarantee that we will have a t-shirt for you. Reserve your sizes using this reservation form.

MFO2014_T-shirtIf you have any questions about Maker Faire Orlando 2014 t-shirts, please email us at tshirts@makerfaireorlando.com

Meet the 2014 Makers!

We’ve accepted over 75 maker exhibits for Maker Faire Orlando 2014!

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You can see the entire list, or view by category on our Makers page. We are still reviewing maker applications and should have more than 150 maker exhibits for our larger, 2 day event on September 13th & 14th! If you’d like to exhibit, or know someone that should be at the event, check the Makers page for the registration link or email us!

Calling All Makers!!

Call For makers is now OPEN! You can register and apply at www.callformakers.org/orlando2014

Orlando Science Center's Mini Maker Faire, Photo by Roberto Gonzalez

Soon we’ll begin showcasing some of this year’s featured makers!

We love exhibits that are interactive and highlight the process of making things. Here are just a few exhibit ideas we’d love to see at Orlando Mini Maker Faire 2014:

  • Student Projects
  • Robotics
  • Arduino Projects
  • Raspberry Pi Projects
  • Radios, Vintage Computersand Game Systems
  • Inventors
  • Interactive Art Projects
  • Textile Arts and Crafts
  • Fighting Robots (We’ll have an arena again!)
  • Underwater Robots
  • Electronics
  • Nerdy Derby Races
  • Wood Craft Projects
  • Recycled/Upcycled Projects
  • Power Racing Vehicles
  • Much, much more!

Save the DATES for Orlando Mini Maker Faire 2014!!

Cell Phone StanWe are VERY excited to announce a continued partnership with Orlando Science Center in 2014!

Orlando Mini Maker Faire 2014 will be a two day event, held on Saturday, September 13th and Sunday, September 14th.  Orlando Mini Maker Faire 2014 will feature many of the amazing Makers from our 2012 and 2013 events, new Makers from within our community AND an additional 7,500 square feet of exhibit space!

In the coming weeks, we will start accepting application for Maker exhibits, workshops, talks, and performances.

For information on becoming an Orlando Mini Maker Faire sponsor, please email info@makerfaireorlando.com

Stay tuned!