Event Details

What day(s) and hour(s) will Maker Faire Austin be open to the public?

Saturday and Sunday, May 7th & 8th, 2016 – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m

Where can I park?

Parking is available at the Palmer Parking Garage, adjacent to the facility with two entrances (from Barton Springs Road or Riverside Dr. Parking is $8.

For additional parking options, check out Parkopedia

Where is the handicap parking located?

Handicap parking is available in the Palmer Parking Garage.

Is public transportation available?

Find your public transportation route through bus or light rail at Capital Metro, or by calling 474-1200.

Will you have bike parking?

Unmanned bicycle parking will be available.

Can I bring my dog?

For the safety and well being of our four-legged friends, please leave your pets at home. There are loud noises, many movable parts, fire elements, and large crowds, all of which do not create a safe environment for pets.

Can I volunteer at the Maker Faire?

Yes! We welcome volunteer participation at Maker Faire Austin. We believe our volunteers make a valuable contribution to the success of the Faire! Learn more about the volunteer positions and contribute to the success of Maker Faire Austin.

Can I still sign up to be a Maker at the Maker Faire?

The call for Makers ends April 7th, 2016. Click here to apply for this year’s Faire!

What if it rains?

The show will go on! Fortunately, we will have many indoor exhibits to keep the family dry, and our outdoor exhibits on the Pavilion are covered.

What can I expect?

To have the time of your life! You’ll be surprised and intrigued with every corner that you turn.

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Rain or Shine. No Refunds/Exchanges. Tickets cannot be replaced.