Sunday, April 14, 2024

Maker Faire Bay Area 2024 Call for Makers

DEADLINE: July 31, 2024 (ONLINE)

Call for Makers
Maker Faire Bay Area 2024

Mare Island Naval Shipyard
Mare Island, CA
October 18-20, 2024

Whether demonstrating a new invention, sharing DIY techniques, or simply connecting with like-minded individuals, exhibiting at Maker Faire Bay Area can elevate visibility, foster connections, and contribute to the vibrant culture of creativity and exploration that defines the maker movement. We encourage all makers from startups and science clubs to inventors and artists to apply. We particularly love exhibits that are interactive and highlight the process of making.

We are on the LOOKOUT for the latest in:

Emerging Tech
Latest in robotics, 3D printing, and DIY technology.

Mobile Makers
Mutant carts, art cars, cycles, robots on the move.

Over the Top
Fire, LED art, larger than life, anything that creates awe.

Exhibits & Hands-on Activities
DIY projects, robots, inventions, and creations from electronics and tech, to crafts, woodworking, anything you can imagine!

Fashion & Wearable Tech
Technology is a force in the world of fashion. From smart fabrics and wearable devices to robotic couture and companion bots.

Things that Fly, Drive, & Go

RC mobiles, puppets, cosplay costumes, roving robots, and more. Exhibit and participate in the daily Maker Faire parade!

Art, Sculpture, & Design
Mare Island Naval Shipyard is a stunning canvas for sculptures, kinetic art, light installations, and other visually striking pieces.

Young Maker Projects
Young Makers are welcome and encouraged to apply for a Friday Field Trip exhibit and inspire other young makers to make.

Hand Made Goods & Products
Jewelry, artisanal goods, pottery, screen prints, craft food, and any other handmade or small batch goods.

Entertainers & Bands
Performers, circus arts, and marching bands help us jazz up the atmosphere. Stage and mobile acts welcome.

Traditional Trades & Skills

Traditional and industrial demos or exhibits such as woodworking, metalworking, welding, forging, and other timeless trades.

How to Participate:

Put your project, product, or creation on display. Space size vary based on needs and interactivity and venue availability.

Share your music, magic, and any other talents on stage. We are also looking for marching bandsfor our daily mobile maker parade.

Talks and demos on ideas, projects and skills. Bring in thought leaders and share thoughts and expertise through panel discussions.

Be a hands-on leader run a workshop, hands-on activity, or field trip activation for students on Friday's Field Trip Day.

Complete details:


150 Todd Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95407