Lafayette Mini Maker Faire is Saturday, March 30 from 10 am to 3 pm at Lafayette Science Museum downtown. Get your FREE tickets and check out the map and program of Makers, workshops and performances.
Don’t miss the Robotics Arena in LSM’s auditorium. Visit the classrooms to sign-up for workshops: Second Line Dance with Hamilton Academy of the Arts, Learn to Solder with Lafayette Public Library, PomPom Launcher Build with Designing Women of Acadiana.
Visit Maker booths inside the museum and outside on Congress Street between Jefferson and Polk Streets for more hands-on activities such as Printmaking with Achilles Print Studio, Tin Can Flowers with Deuxieme Vie, Whirlybirds with Lafayette Public Library, TieDIY with Mary Cormaci Tie Dye, Knot-tying with Scouts BSA and Plus-PlusTM Building Competition in the Discover Store.
Stop by the Live Music Lounge to check out instruments from LPL M.I.brary and make music with UL Traditional Music Ensemble. Learn to make a drum and dance to the beat with I am I Drummers. Bring your bike for a tune up with Bike Lafayette’s Bike Kitchen.
You’ll also find demonstrations on woodworking, industrial design, architecture, 3D printing, weaving, spinning wool and cotton, drones, metalsmithing, breadmaking, HAM Radio, Podcasting, Comics, sewing, jewelry making with organic materials, powerwheels racing, crochet, urban farming, pottery, basketweaving, chemistry, homebrewing, costumes, replicas, wargaming terrain, astronomy and solar telescope viewing. You won’t want to miss outdoor performances by Spontaneous Combustion Fire Dancers.
It’s part science fair, part festival and we call it the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth!
Download the Lafayette Mini Maker Faire Map & Program.