Media Centre

Media, we welcome you to contact us anytime to learn more about Maker Faire, to schedule and interview, or to discuss media sponsorship. Email: media@makerfairerd.com

Event Information

  • Name: Red Deer Mini Maker Faire (may also refer to as simply Maker Faire, or Red Deer Maker Faire)
  • Date & Time: Was Saturday, April 22, 2017
  • 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: makerfairerd.com (for all event info and tickets)
  • Producer & Host: Red Deer College
  • Venue: Red Deer College, 100 College Blvd, Red Deer, Alberta
  • Type: Annual showcase of creativity and innovation
  • Content: There were over 50 unique, and interactive exhibits, performances, and workshops.
  • Attendance: Attendance was over 1,200 people
  • History: This is the second annual. Previous was June 20, 2016, with over 750 people attending.