With a mandate to inspire and connect Colorado makers, this interactive showcase features innovation and experimentation across the spectrum of science, engineering, art, performance, and craft.
Since 2013 Colorado has hosted 7 licensed Mini Maker Faires growing audiences and makers up to 8,000 participants annually, graduating the event last year to a Feature Faire extravaganza. As a larger Featured Faire, Denver joins in with NY, Tokyo, Rome, Shenzhen, Taipei, Seoul, Paris, Berlin, Barcelona as cities producing festivals which are a travel destination. The 2017 Faire drew hundreds of global visitors and exhibitors to the awe-inspiring hands-on presentations and workshops and 2018 promises to be even better. Some highlights for this year include:
• Dark matter “Mission to Nocterra”a sensory environment experience. Sponsored by Meow Wolf • GearHead alley with hands-on tech and classic vehicle exhibits • Maker spaces from around Colorado. • Inventing tools, woodcrafting, metalsmithing • Wearable tech, recycled fashion and textiles • Robot battles and Drone Racing • Colorado Inventor’s Showcase competition • Education Day benefiting local schools • “Make and take” activities from metalwork to costumes
The largest single event in the Rocky Mountain region to reach this engaged and talented audience. Custom, scalable packages that can grow or adapt to your company’s needs. Exposure to potential buyers: Makers add more than $29B to the US economy. Contact us for more in-depth information on our visitors and Colorado Maker Hub nonprofit activities throughout the year. Sponsorship packages are flexible, as the goal is to find a mutually beneficial partnership. All sponsorship packages offer event recognition, community engagement, and digital visibility, with much more available.