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Downtown Columbia Mini Maker Faire


You may still attend without a ticket.  PLEASE SEE PARKING DIRECTIONS BELOW

General Parking
For GPS purposes, please use the address 10477 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044.

From points north: Take 29 South to 175 West (Columbia). Continue as 175 becomes Little Patuxent Parkway, for approximately 2.3 miles. Make a left onto Merriweather Drive and follow the directions of parking attendants.

From points south: Take 29 North to Broken Land Parkway towards Town Center / Merriweather Post Pavilion. Make a right onto Little Patuxent Parkway, continue for approximately 0.2 miles. Make a right onto Merriweather Drive and follow the directions of parking attendants.
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 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!

Free tickets via Eventbrite.


Where Arts, Culture, and Community Come Together


Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods is a 51-acre arts and culture park located in the heart of Downtown Columbia in Howard County, Maryland.  Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods features the Chrysalis, a high performance stage, park pavilion, and sculpture.  The Chrysalis presents performances, including commercial ticketed, non-commercial ticketed, and free and open to the public events.  The Park is also home to forest, meadows, turf areas, and streams available for public enjoyment and which may, from time to time, be licensed for specific events.