Media Centre

Media, we welcome you to contact us anytime to learn more about Maker Faire, to schedule an interview, request media credentials, or to discuss media sponsorship. Email:

Event Information

  • Name: Maker Faire Calgary (may also refer to as simply Maker Faire)
  • Date & Time: Next Maker Faire is in October, 2018
  • Tagline: Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth
  • Description: A family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning.
  • Website: (for all event info and tickets)
  • Venue: Spruce Meadows – Equi-Plex, Calgary, Alberta
  • Type: Annual showcase of creativity and innovation
  • Content: We anticipate over 150 unique, and interactive exhibits, performances, and workshops.
  • Attendance: Projected attendance is 10,000 people
  • Ticketing: Ticketed event. Purchased from event website at
  • History: Next year will be the 7th annual Maker Faire Calgary. First held in 2012.