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East Bay Mini Maker Faire 2013

East Bay Mini Maker Faire

Sunday, October 20, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)

East Bay Mini Maker Faire 2013

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Maker Faire Supporter Ended $50.00 $3.74
Adult Advance Purchase
Adult tickets will be $20 at the door so best to buy in advance!
Ended $15.00 $1.82
Child/Student Advance Purchase
Child/student tickets (ages 3-18) will $15 at the door. (Children 2 and under are free and do not need a ticket)
Ended $12.50 $1.68
Adult Day of Event (online) Ended $20.00 $2.09
Child Day of Event (online) Ended $15.00 $1.82
Bronze sculpture - 11 AM   more info Ended $45.00 $3.47
Bronze sculpture - 1 PM   more info Ended $45.00 $3.47
Bronze sculpture - 2:30 PM   more info Ended $45.00 $3.47

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Event Details

The East Bay Mini Maker Faire is a celebration of the Do-It-Yourself spirit.  Bring the whole family for a day of cool projects, workshops, beautiful crafts, great food, music and more.  All on the beautiful 4-acre Park Day School campus + adjacent Studio One Art Center in Oakland.  

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Questions? Email us at

DISCOUNT CODES WILL NOT WORK FOR ON SITE TICKET SALES. If you're using a discount code, you must buy your tickets online at least one day ahead.  

Tickets are not refundable after purchase.  However, if for some reason you can't attend, you can give them to a friend or neighbor for them to use.

Rain plan: in the event of rain, the Mini Maker Faire will still be held.  Sorry, but we cannot offer refunds in the event of rain.

Event FAQ:

Q: Who qualifies for the Child/Student ticket?
A: If you are under 18 and/or a full-time student you can register at that rate.  Kids 3 and under do not need a ticket.

Q: Will you check for student IDs at the door? 
A: Probably not. We'd rather trust you, and we're not that organized. Any money we make from this event benefits the scholarship fund at Park Day School, and all the energy going into the event is volunteered, so just be cool about it.

Q: What is included in the ticket price?
A: The ticket gets you in the door, where there'll be plenty to do with the various exhibits, workshops, musical performances, and general merriment. You may drop a few more dollars once you're inside though, if you buy food, crafts or DIY kits. Those are extra.

Q: Where is the list of exhibitors and activities?
A: See for now; we will add a list soon.

Q: Who is putting this event on? 
A: A few (possibly insane) parents of kids at Park Day School. We thought this would be a fun way to contribute to the Maker community and the PDS community, and bring more of the Maker-ethic into our kids school. We're enjoying doing it, though it's a lot of work!

Q: What is your relationship to O'Reilly Media, the producers of "the real Maker Faire?"
A: The folks at O'Reilly are wonderfully and generously supportive of our little effort, as they are of the many other Mini Maker Faires that have sprouted up around the country. They want to spread Maker culture, and they have a very open approach to doing that. We are inspired not only by their event, but by their philosophy. If you like Maker Faire or just making stuff in general, you should subscribe to Make Magazine:

Q: I'd like to exhibit!
A: Great!  Please submit your ideas here: 

Where can I park? 

We will list the lots available the week before.

How do I get there by public transportation? 

Park Day School is a short walk from the MacArthur BART station.  

Will you have bike parking? 

Yes!  More information to come.

Can I bring my dog? 

Sorry but dogs are not allowed on the campus.

Can I volunteer at the Mini Maker Faire? 

Yes!  Please contact

What if it rains? 

The show will go on! Bring rain gear to keep you dry when walking outdoors. Fortunately, we will have many indoor exhibits to keep the family dry.

What can I expect?

To have a fantastic time! You'll be surprised and intrigued with every corner that you turn.

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Rain or Shine. No Refunds/Exchanges. Tickets cannot be replaced.

Have questions about East Bay Mini Maker Faire 2013? Contact East Bay Mini Maker Faire

When & Where

Park Day School + Studio One Art Center
360 42nd St
Oakland, CA 94609

Sunday, October 20, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)

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East Bay Mini Maker Faire

About East Bay Mini Maker Faire:

East Bay Mini Maker Faire is an independently-produced Maker Faire, licensed and organized by the parent, educator, and student community of Park Day School.  It was founded in 2010.

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