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Toledo Mini Maker Faire

The Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth!

Saturday, September 15
Downtown Toledo, Festival Park

Join us as Imagination Station celebrates Toledo's glass, music, art & makers at Momentum, a three-day music and arts festival in downtown Toledo presented by The Arts Commission. Imagination Station will host the Toledo Mini Maker Faire in conjunction with this festive event! 

Momentum celebrates the transformative vibrancy of the arts for our city and region by supporting local artists and musicians and inviting international acts to perform and exhibit in Toledo. The 2017 Momentum festival featured dynamic, interactive, and accessible programming that brought over 17,000 attendees to the newly reopened Promenade Park on Toledo’s waterfront.

Get the scoop on this year's Momentum here! 


Toledo Mini Maker Faire 

Toledo Mini Maker Faire is a celebration of the Maker Movement, a DIY community of tech enthusiasts, scientists, garage tinkerers, artists and inventors – anyone who uses their own wits and hands to innovate, hack, tweak and create!

Join the science center for this family-friendly day of fun, hands-on activities, creativity, arts and technology. Imagination Station will be open that day, and Mini Maker Faire events and activities will happen outside.

Learn more about the event and the Makers at toledo.makerfaire.com


 

Meet our Makers! 

All jokes aside, we have some incredibly creative and innovative Makers scheduled for the Toledo Mini Maker Faire! These diverse creators will showcase projects, performances and demonstrations that visitors can engage with to learn DIY skills: 

  • Bonita Bead Boutique
  • On My Kids Plate: Kid Food, Family Meals and Fun
  • Nu//ark
    (Adam Sanzenbacher)
  • Pilkington North America
  • Sparr Games
  • Makerspaces and Toledo
    (UT Maker Society)
  • Jaci Riley Jewelry
  • Screenprinting 101 Workshop
    (Andrew Thomas)
  • Arduino Projects
  • The Loud Lab: Fun Noise and DYI Musical Instruments (David Erik Nelson)
  • Magformers
  • Firenation Glass Studio & Gallery
  • Cactus Flower Pet Supplies
  • Woods of Yesterday (Jacob Gaietto)
  • Vone’s Recycled Items Art Project (LaVone Barnett)
  • BiG FabLab
  • University of Toledo Rocketry Club
  • Maker @ Your Library (Toledo Lucas County Public Library)
  • Rust Belt Gems
  • Handmade Toledo
  • Electronic Music, EWI and iPad (Bryan Shane)
  • The Shapes of Sounds (The Modern Dance Co.)
  • TOOOL: The Open Organisation of Lockpickers
  • Scarves by Steph (Stephanie Alkire)