Category Archives: Gulf Coast Makers Festival

Share Music Making at Gulf Coast MakerCon 2017!

This year we’re also expanding our Music Makers section. If you’re a musician who writes your own music, or makes your own instruments, electronic or acoustic, we’d love to have you join us! Just sign up at for a booth to … Continue reading

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Registration Now Open for 2017 Battles at Makercon

Gulf Coast MakerCon is a recognized National Robotics Week event. A major part of our GCMC Robotics Extravaganza, which includes FIRST Youth robotics and commercial and hobby robotics exhibits, is the Southeast Combat Robotics “Battles at Makercon“. Combat Robots, or ‘Combots’, … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Wayne Rasanen, Inventor of DecaTxt

In our ccontinuing look at 2017 Gulf Coast MakerCon makers, we invite you to meet Wayne Rasanen, inventor of the DecaTxt one handed keyboard, and president of the Tampa Bay Inventors Council. My name is Wayne and I discovered a … Continue reading

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