Welcome to Gulf Coast Makers!

Life is a Do It Yourself ProjectIt’s time for Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016!!

Gulf Coast Makers is a creative community for entrepreneurial and creative DIYers.  This is a place where everyone can join together to share resources, information, events and more! Every spring, we hold our annual community festival celebrating the DIY (Do It Yourself) Inventive Spirit!

When: April 9, 2016

Where: Florida State Fairgrounds, Special Events Center

What:  Gulf Coast MakerCon is our annual celebration of regional Do It Yourself (DIY) creativity, innovation, and self-reliance and  Satellite Event Logois a USA Science and Engineering Festival Satellite Event, and a recognized NRW-logo-rgbNational Robotics Week Event.

How Much: Early Bird tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for children ages 6-12 (plus taxes and fees) – Gate Admission is $15/adult and $13 per child. Children 5 and under are free! Click on buttons at top right to register for tickets or for exhibit space.

Gulf Coast MakerCon 2016 will feature:5th annual sign

  • 2nd Annual Southeast Combot Championship
  • 2nd Annual Electrathon Race at Gulf Coast MakerCon
  • Makers Market vendor hall
  • Inventors Showcase
  • Gaming Center
  • Young Makers Village

IMG_20150418_095348256Dedicated exhibit areas for:

  • Heritage Makers
  • Sustainable Living
  • Makerspaces
  • Mechatronics
  • Cosplay & Comics
  • Media Displays
  • Drones & Transportation
  • Entertainment and more!

Between events, we invite you to use these pages and our related social media to connect with other makers, share your events and programs, and learn about different creative opportunities and resources.

Together we can Make the Gulf Coast Amazing!


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