2023 Calgary Maker Faire

Things to See and Do

We are constantly updating the website with new interactive exhibits, activities and cool projects. We will have plenty of returning and new exhibitors and we are working to bring some fun things to do, speakers, and cool demonstrations.


PhotoBooth: We will have a Photo-booth for you take a green screen picture ready to download and post out to the world.

Food: A food concession will be open in the our Hall with a traditional menu. Tables will be provided for your eating pleasure. Food trucks will be outside the BMO Centre for you to choose some tasty additional treats.

First Robotics Competition: FIRST Alberta and AC Robotics are excited to bring FRC to Calgary! Teams from around the world have been invited to come and compete in this year’s challenge “Charged Up”.

MindFuel: Teams of youth in grades 7-post secondary share their prototyping progress on a unique and innovative solution to a sustainability issue via a video proposal, engage in Q&A with a panel of judges and compete for awards and prizes in MindFuel’s 2023 Tech Futures Challenge Prototype Showcase.

Telus Spark Science Centre: It changes lives and opens doors to the world of science, technology and innovation.

Beakerhead : Inspired by the iconic ‘80s MuchMusic creation, Speakers’ Corner, Beakerhead presents Speakerhead. This video talk-back booth, designed by local innovators at RocketHouse, Fracture A Femur Productions, and TechArt Custom Creations, gives Calgarians a chance to have their voices heard!

Prusa: Prusa Research was founded as a one-man startup in 2012 by Josef Prusa, a Czech hobbyist, maker and inventor. Today, Prusa Research has grown to a 700+ team and we ship more than 10 000 Original Prusa printers per month to over 160 countries directly from Prague.

Join us at Calgary Maker Faire May 13th and 14th