Louisville Mini Maker Faire 2017 (5th Annual)

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4th Street Live!

Louisville, Kentucky 40202

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New this year!

· AR/VR extravaganza (new)

· Drones over the city and Drone Racing (urban drone experiences new)

· Newton’s Attic’s Spintron

· FirstBuild out in force with their products and Maker space tools (expanded)

· Big Kid Fun Added from 6pm - ? - a time with music, breweries pouring their suds and a chance for adults to go in-depth with a number of the exhibits

· Our way cool booths mostly consist of projects/things/items made by companies, individuals, and schools (actually an amalgamation of all three) that push the experience boundaries.

· Glassblowing, Aluminum Casting and much more!

Live Music:

• 2:30 pm Introvert

• 4:00 pm Dirt One

• 6:30 pm Atomo

• 7:30 pm Planetary Overdrive

• 9:00 pm Brenda

Sponsored By:

FirstBuild, Code Louisville, USA Image, Collegiate, KCD, Giddy, 4th Street Live!, Louisville Public Media, Make, and Kale & Flax

Attendance is Free!

Why do I sign up for a ticket?

Signing up for a ticket will help us know how many people are coming to the Maker Faire. It helps us plan our exhibits and interactive displays. We can make sure we have enough materials for everyone to take part and enjoy!

In exchange for signing up, you are automatically entered into a drawing to win door prizes.

(Prize winners will be notified by e-mail after the event and will be announced via our website.)


When is the Mini Maker Faire open?
The family-friendly portion of our Maker Faire will be from 12pm - 5pm. We are planning adult-oriented activities afterwards that will probably start at 6pm and go on until 10pm.

Where can I park?
There is currently no designated parking area. Arrive early to allow time to find street parking or park in one of the area garages.

All downtown parking lots can be seen on this map:

What streets will be closed?
Please check back on this. At this time, we don't anticipate any street closures.

Is public transportation available?
Yes, click here: (Transit Authority of Louisville's site)

Will you have bike parking?

We will have limited parking for bikes. Please be sure to bring your bike lock/chain for security.

Are pets allowed?
Only SERVICE ANIMALS are allowed. There will be a lot of items that could bother pets like loud noises and sparks.

What if it rains?
The show will go on! The majority of the Faire will be under the roof at 4TH Street Live! Be sure to bring rain gear to keep you dry when walking outdoors in the event of rain.

Lost and Found
If you have misplaced something at the event please email with the subject line, "Lost and Found" with a way we can get in touch with you.

Maker Media Privacy Policy (SUPPLY LINK)

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

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Louisville, Kentucky 40202

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