While the snow is still flying in Michigan, our thoughts are beginning to turn towards summer which of course means: Maker Faire Detroit! We may have been making some Spinal Tap references recently as we prep for our 11th annual Maker Faire Detroit at The Henry Ford.
May 1 — Maker Applications launch. We are tightening the application season this year, opening a bit later, after seeing the trend that most makers apply in May for our Faire.
May — Rolling maker acceptances throughout the month.
June 12 – Maker Applications Close
July 10 – Final maker placements, final draft of event map, final draft of event schedule
July 19 – Site build begins
July 23 – Pre-approved, large project early setup day
July 24 – Maker Project Set-up
July 24 – Maker Mixer Thank You Party
July 25 – 26 – Maker Faire Detroit
Key themes that are emerging for 2020:
We’d love to know what you are dreaming up and tinkering with this winter. In just a few short months we celebrate Maker culture together again.