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York MakerFest 2020

Have a go making!
The Arduino Uno!

Whether if it’s try it yourself making, learning about new types of making or having workshops about making, York MakerFest is the event for you, and both children and adults are welcome!

Digital making workshop celebrations!

The Idea

Free online tickets

Our event is free to attend when tickets booked online in advance, there will be a small see for on door ticket sales (to be determined).

Stay social with us

We’re on social media, posting the latest projects and updates we have. Make sure to connect and give us a follow.

Your light bulb idea

Get your light bulb idea by learning about new projects and skills to have a go at, and maybe by even going a new making club!

Danger! Makers are making!

Children and adults are welcome. We are trying to encourage making to everyone in the York and further community.

Our Super Cool Team


Luke is one of the organisers of York MakerFest, whilst also organising York Pi Jam, which were finalists in the 2018 Minster FM Listener Choice Awards for Best Event.



Jeremy is the other organiser of York MakerFest, whilst this will be the first event he is organising, his skills and organisation will not go a miss!


Poll Time!

Coming Soon
What type of maker would you class yourself as?
What type of maker would you class yourself as?
What type of maker would you class yourself as?

Our Partners

About Us

At York MakerFest we are dedicated to providing a free event for both children and adults to learn new making skills and for makers to share their skills. So whether if your a beginner, or a pro, come on down and have a go at something new, you never know, you might just make it your new hobby.

Important Facts

  • York Pi Jam and York MakerFest are separate events.
  • We are an annual event.
  • We have no confirmed date yet, we will keep you up to date on our blog.