CANCELLED - Please Save the Date: May 1, 2021

In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, to ensure the safety of our students and the Chicagoland community, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Chicago Northside Maker Fest. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions, and save the date for next year: May 1st, 2021.

New Name, New Look, Same Maker Fest

We are thrilled to finally go live with our own name, logo, and website! Though our name has changed to Chicago Maker Fest, our mission remains the same. We feel…

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Open Call for Makers 2020!

Chicago Northside Maker Fest has a new look for the new decade! We return to Schurz High School for our 9th annual showcase on Saturday, May 2, 2019!  For those…

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A Look Back at Our Last Maker Faire: Thanks for Coming!

A very belated recap of the fourth annual Chicago Northside Mini Maker Faire, a wonderful day for Chicago's largest celebration of learning, STEAM, and whimsy! Outside, all sorts of wonderful…

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A few of our sponsors

Thank you for supporting Chicago makers, artists, educators, and everyone who participates in Chicago Maker Fest!