MakerFest is a family event that brings awareness of the Maker Movement in a fun and creative setting. Attendees can expect an amazing carnival meets makerfaire experience, where they can participate in various STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) related activities including a Dinosaur Dig, a Maker Magician, Blacksmith Demo, and much more. The event will also feature various food & drink vendors, making this a perfect event for the entire family!
This event is raising funds for three (3) nonprofits. Maker Depot Academy, who brings STEAM programs to those who do not have access to it, Backpacks for Life, who helps homeless veterans and their families, and Children in Unity, who help foster youth.
Price is $15.00 per person, Children 5 and under are free.
To find out more about these organizations, please go to www.mdanj.org, www.backpacksforlife.org, and www.childreninunity.com