2017 DIY Maker Fest

Calling makers of all ages to be part of our third annual fest!

DIY Maker Fest

What is the DIY Maker Fest?

Part science fair and part county fair, the DIY Maker Fest is the biggest show and tell ever! Its an afternoon of discovery and DIY, innovation and experimentation for all ages.

  • Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017
  • Time: Noon to 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Main Library

Who Can Participate?

Showcase your creations and share your skills! Are you a ...

  • Computer techie
  • Science discoverer or engineer
  • Self-proclaimed tinkerer or hobbyist
  • Crafter (from cards to crochet)
  • Artist (from music to murals)
  • Author or entrepreneur

How Can I Participate?

You can participate in two ways:

  1. Share your Stuff: Showcase your knowledge and share your skills at a booth.
  2. Visit the Fest, support local makers and learn new things.

Have Questions?

If you have questions, contact Anah by email anah.mustapha@mpl.on.ca or call 905-875-2665 x 3241.

Maker Code


Copies will be available for signing.

I / we hereby apply for exhibit space in the DIY Maker Fest Saturday, November 4, 2017.

I / we understand that my / our contact information as listed in my / our DIY Maker Fest Exhibit Entry Form will be shared with the Milton Public Library DIY Maker Fest team for the sole purpose of contacting me / us regarding the Fest.

If accepted,

I / We / the Exhibitor agree to abide by the Maker Code and DIY Maker Fest Teams terms, conditions and regulations as follows:

  1. All of the Exhibitor's property at the show shall be at the sole risk of the Exhibitor and Milton Public Library (from hereon in called "MPL") assumes no responsibility for loss, theft or damage thereto.
  2. MPL reserves the right, in its sole discretion to:
    • Determine the eligibility of Exhibitors and Exhibits of the DIY Maker Fest,
    • Reject or prohibit or alter or remove Exhibits or any part thereof, including printed materials, products, signs, lights or sound, and to expel Exhibitors or their personnel if, in MPL's opinion, their conduct or presentation is objectionable to other DIY Maker Fest participants or to the general public;
    • Relocate Exhibits of Exhibitors when, in MPL's opinion, such moves are necessary to maintain the character and / or good order of the DIY Maker Fest;
    • MPL further reserves the right to cancel any Exhibit Entry Form application and to withhold possession of the space; or expel the Exhibitor therefrom if the Exhibitor fails to comply with any of the DIY Maker Fest rules and regulations.
  3. MPL reserves the right to reproduce all photographs, images, and likeness taken during the DIY Maker Fest for future purposes.
  4. The Exhibitor is liable for any damage they cause to the facility or to any property of MPL, its agents or any other Exhibitor.
  5. The Exhibitor accepts all risks associated with the use of the Exhibit space and environs. The Exhibitor shall not make any claim or demand or take any legal action, whatsoever, against the DIY Maker Fest organizers or facility in which the show is held, for any loss, damage or injury howsoever caused, to the Exhibitor, its officers, employees, agents or their property. The Exhibitor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless DIY Maker Fest organizers, the facility, their respective officers, agents, affiliates and employees, against all claims, costs and charges of every kind resulting from their occupancy of the exhibit or its environs, for personal injuries, death, property damages or any other damage sustained by the Exhibitor or its officers, agents, employees or those for whom in law they are responsible, or the DIY Maker Fest or a visitor to the DIY Maker Fest.
  6. Food is not permitted in the DIY Maker Fest facility or exhibitor space.
  7. No sale of products or services is permitted.
  8. Exhibit space may be cancelled provided written notice is received by the DIY Maker Fest team prior to Monday, October 23rd, 2017.
  9. In the event the Exhibitor fails to abide by the Maker Code, the DIY Maker Fest team reserves the right to cancel this application.