Liverpool MakeFest 2016

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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!

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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


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