June 1, 2019 from 9:00am to 3:00pm

Town Toyota Center in Wenatchee, Washington

 

Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these “makers” to show hobbies, experiments, and projects. We call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth, a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness. Glimpse the future and get inspired.

 

The Wenatchee Mini Maker Faire is free to attend. We are committed to making the event equitable and accessible for all community members.

 

PRESENTATIONS

10:00am | Maker Demo Room

Home Remedies for Inflammation

With Dr. Allegra Hart, Naturopathic Doctor, Naturae Clinic

Common kitchen ingredients are powerful inflammation fighting tools! Learn how you can use ingredients in your kitchen at home to reduce pain and inflammation. Dr. Allegra will have ingredients on-hand and show you how to create your own remedies.

 

11:00am | Maker’s Stage

Jason Sims Magic Show

A Wenatchee local, Jason Sims has been doing magic for twenty years. His special brand of close-up conjuring and mentalism is fun and astonishing for all ages. He honed his talents in the Army, especially during his deployment to Iraq in 2007. There he entertained his fellow soldiers, local kids, and coalition forces from around the world. Jason performs magic locally these days, sharing his mystical gifts to inspire connection and amazement within the community.

 

12:30pm | Maker’s Stage

Kites: More Than A Toy

With Nic O’Neill, Owner and creator of Fortuna Found

How can something as simple as paper, sticks and string be the starting point and inspiration for countless ideas, designs, and engineering marvels? With a low barrier to entry, and almost no risk, kites have helped us learn to fly and understand weather patterns. They have also stood as cultural symbols, religious icons, and platforms for art in almost every culture in the world. In this presentation we will discover how Kites help us explore our creativity and open a world of possibilities.

 

1:30pm | Maker’s Stage

The Marvel of Energy Transfer

With Bob Bauer, Rocky Reach Discovery Center, Chelan PUD

Discover the wonder of moving, sharing and utilizing the world of energy. Energy comes in many forms that can transfer into other forms that we can use to make life better. This is a great hands-on, engaging presentation for children and adults alike!

 

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What day(s) and hour(s) will Wenatchee Mini Maker Faire be open to the public?
The Wenatchee Mini Maker Faire is a one-day event from 9:00am to 3:00pm on Saturday, June 1, 2019.

 

Where can I park?
The Faire is located at the Town Toyota Center in Wenatchee. There is plenty of free parking at the venue, with access to handicap parking.

 

Will food be available?
Yes, Town Toyota Center will have concessions available for purchase.

 

I am a maker. Can I come present my creations?
Of course! More information is available here.

 

Can I volunteer at the Mini Maker Faire? 
Yes! More information is available here.

 

I registered to be have a booth, and I can no longer attend. Can I receive a refund?
If you notify the Wenatchee Maker Faire team via email (info@wenatcheemakerfaire.com) by May 17 at 5:00pm we will issue you a full refund.

 

What can I expect?
To have a fantastic time! You’ll be surprised and intrigued with every corner that you turn.