The NoCo 2014 Call for Makers is Now Open! The NoCo Mini Maker Faire is the largest and most exciting Maker Faire in Colorado (and surrounding states) – this is the Not-To-Miss event of the year. To start the conversation with us on your potential participation in the show, click on the Make button to the right and tell us about your ideas and creations. We’ll give you a call within a week and discuss details with you. This year we are Making some amazing theme showcases for the NoCo Faire including:
2014 NoCo Maker Showcases
Fly me to the Moon!
Aerospace, rockets and propulsion, things that take flight.
Making the Future – Youth entrepreneurship:
Including a Youth Entrepreneurs marketplace, Middle School Innovation Center, CSU Center for Entrepreneurship
Metal arts, folk arts, woodworking, glassblowing, textiles spinning and weaving, quilting, natural products
Innovation to Commercialization:
- Idea creation, Design and Entrepreneurship – desktop tools, prototyping, market launch services, inventors
- Manufacturing/Tools of Production – CNC Milling, 3 D printing, Digitizing, tools manufacturers, craftsman, tool shop, machine shop
Fun & Games:
Cardboard Challenge, Sculpture Games, Legos, Toy Hack
Statewide Robotics competition/Action Works, Robotics Experiences and presentations
Electronics, Arduino, Raspberry Pi and the amazing things you do with them! Fort Collins Museum of Discovery take-apart electronics, Sparkfun Soldering booth
Innovation in education and youth STEAM projects (STEM + A for Arts).
Connectivity paint, wire, National tech artists, Steampunk, fine arts and urban arts.
Colorado Labs – NIST, NCAR, CIRES, NREL….., science exhibitors
Pedal Power and Creative Cars:
bikes, boards, scooters, Nerdy Derby, CSU race team, art cars
Making Stories, presentations from national Animators and Comic Book creators, R2D2s, Stormtroopers, Dalek
Local food and cultivation
Above all we’ll be creating connections and collaborations across the event weekend such as:
- A manufacturing youth job faire
- VIP Maker Mixer
- a Larger-Than-Life Community Arts project
and much more!
Makers who are demonstrating their great creativity do not pay any fee for participating – unless there is something extra we need to bring in for your booth. If you are selling or promoting: Artisan and Non-Profit booth fees are $175 for a 10×10 space for the 2-day event plus $25 for power. If you have a demonstration activity, with a paid booth, an additional 10×10 space is free! Business/Corporation booth rates start at $300. Come join us to create a unique experience for thousands of attendees.
Click the link below to join the 2014 NoCo Mini Maker Faire!