Central Library: Liverpool Makefest 2016

Central Library: Liverpool Makefest 2016

Central Library: Liverpool Makefest 2016

Venue: Liverpool Central Library
Date(s): 25.6.16
Time(s): 09:00 - 18:00

Saturday 25 June 2016, 09.00 – 18.00

Liverpool MakeFest, the north-west’s biggest, FREE, family friendly festival celebrating all things ‘makey’ is back!

With over a 200 makers showcasing science, technology, creations, inventions and gadgets and hands-on activities, workshops and demonstrations including, coding, hacking and robotics… PLUS the fabulous Mersey ComicCon taking over the first floor this year too we’re looking to make this year’s event the best ever!

It’s a place to see how science, technology, engineering, arts and crafts are shaping our world… a place where science fiction meets science fact… a place to get you thinking and learning about cool stuff you could make yourself and maybe inspire a few budding young entrepreneurs!

You can expect to see robots, drones, wearable tech, 3D scanners, 3D printers, laser cutters & crafting in abundance and there’ll be opportunities for you to;

Fly a drone
Grab a selfie a with droid or stormtroopers
Build and code underwater robots
3D scan your own head
Try your hand at some fun science
Enter the Mersey ComicCon cosplay competition
Explore the world of 3D printing and laser cutting
Get up close and personal with Daleks
Create your own arts and crafts
Learn all about pinhole photography
Learn a bit about robotics
Test your skill with NERF guns
Learn to code
Get to grips with Raspberry Pi
Explore virtual 3D worlds
Make things with Arduino
…and much, much more.

And as we said, best of all – entry is FREE!

It promises to be a fun, family-friendly event so come along and ENJOY the geekery:)

Saturday 25th June – Liverpool Central Library

or just drop in

Makefest Website

Follow  on Twitter @lpoolmakefest and #LivMF2016