Downtown Decatur, GA

SAT-SUN, OCTOBER 1-2, 2016


Maker Faire Atlanta 2016 Venue

This year’s Faire will be located in beautiful Downtown Decatur.  Our Makers will be exhibiting on the Decatur High School football field, the Ebster Gym and Courtyard and parking lot, and the park located on Trinity between Commerce and Electric.  Paid parking is also available in surrounding lots but we encourage attendees to take MARTA.  The Decatur MARTA Station is just a block and a half north of the Faire venue.

The closest address to use for navigation is for Ebster Recreation Center located at 105 Electric Ave, Decatur, GA 30030.



Check out our Programming Especially for Kids, Families and Educators!

Our Educator’s Package ($30) – Includes a Guided Tour of the Faire as well as time in our “Educator’s Playground – A MakerSpace for educators to gain hands on experience with new tools and materials for bringing “making” into the classroom. For more information or to purchase tickets, go to  Space is limited.

ed_logo_icon_finalEducation Obstacle Course – An immersive learning adventure that merges K-12 academics with a physical obstacle course that adapts to children of all ages and grade levels. Teams advance through challenges across all major subject areas, collaborating on common goals, while improving their social and physical stamina.

To sign up to compete, click HERE.
For more information about Ed Obstacle Course, visit

What is Maker Faire?

Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do. From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue to for these “makers” to show hobbies, experiments, projects.

We call it the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth — a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.

Glimpse the future and get inspired!

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