Monthly Archives: January 2013

Las Vegas Mini Maker Faire Is Almost Here!

The Las Vegas Mini Maker Faire is this Saturday, February 2nd from 9:00 AM until 6:00 PM and we couldn’t be more excited about it! Buy tickets now, or get them at the door!

Curious about what you might see? Take a look at our list of makers, and the schedule of events, or just take a sneak peek at our programme of events!

Historic 5th Street School
401 S 4th St
Las Vegas, NV 89101

Need to know how to get there and where to park? Parking is available across the street from the event for $3 all day.

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Meet the Makers : Cirque Mechanics

Cirque Mechanics was founded in 2004 by Boston native and German Wheel artist, Chris Lashua, after the success of his collaborative project with the Circus Center of San Francisco, Birdhouse Factory. Cirque Mechanics quickly established itself as a premiere American circus, with its unique approach to performance, inspiring storytelling and innovative mechanical staging.


Cirque Mechanics is a great example of what happens when Makers and performers intersect! They’ll be at the Las Vegas Mini Maker Faire performing and showing off their custom made equipment.

New Sponsor : Pololu Robotics!

Thank you to our newest sponsor, Pololu Robotics!


Pololu has been selling robotics and electronics on the internet since 2001 and is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada! In addition to selling kits and electronics, they also offered laser cutting services. Pololu has long been a great supporter of the Las Vegas tech community, hosting the Robotics Club, Las Vegas Ruby Group, and Toastmasters to name just a few!

We are thrilled to have Pololu as a sponsor and exhibitor!