On Saturday, October 6, dozens of makers from across the region will showcase their inventions, innovation, and creativity at Connecticut’s Old State House for the fourth annual Greater Hartford Mini Maker Faire.

Greater Hartford Mini Maker Faire
Saturday, October 6, 10 am-4 pm
Old State House, 800 Main Street, Hartford CT

Organized by CBIA's Education & Workforce Partnership, this free, family-friendly day spotlights the ingenuity and craftsmanship of Connecticut makers.

The event showcases makers of all ages and their projects as they share new forms of innovation and experimentation across a range of disciplines.

Hands-on activities include: lasers, coding, an innovator’s workshop, air-rocket challenge, do-it-yourself air conditioning, circuits, and robots, just to name a few.

This year’s event is sponsored by KeyBank, Stanley Black & Decker, Comcast, Renewal By Andersen, Bausch + Stroebel, Arthur G. Russell Co., and Eversource.

Media interested in attending this event should contact Meaghan MacDonald (860.244.1957).


CBIA is Connecticut’s largest business organization, with thousands of member companies, small and large, representing a diverse range of industries from every part of the state. For more information, please email or call Meaghan MacDonald (860.244.1957).