Everything you need to know before your visit

The 4th edition of Maker Faire Prague 2021 – an innovative, modern DIY festival – will start on the weekend of 11 and 12 September, so we bring you all the important information in one place. When will the doors open for you? What to prepare for and what not to forget?

→ OPENING HOURS

Saturday (September 11): 10.00–18.00

Sunday (September 12): 10.00–17.00

→ VENUE

Industrial Palace (Prague Exhibition Grounds – Výstaviště).

Activities will take place both inside and outside the palace.

→ TICKETS

Tickets can be purchased online or during the festival at the entrance to the Exhibition Grounds (Výstaviště).

→ WHAT TO EXPECT

Nearly 150 exhibitions and many other attractions and workshops await! You are invited to try everything out. You won’t find „no touching“ signs here. 🙂

All information about exhibitors can be found on our website HERE.

The program of workshops and performances can be found HERE. The program on the main stage is free for all festival visitors as well as many activities at the individual booths. In addition, there are also workshops with limited capacity in several dedicated spaces. Please register for individual workshops via the GoOut platform, where you will also pay for the workshop. The workshop ticket is only valid with the festival ticket.

→ Register for Saturday workshops

→ Register for Sunday workshops

→ WILL A NEGATIVE TEST/VACCINATION AGAINST COVID-19 BE CHECKED?

Yes. To enter the premises, we will require a valid ticket, a mask/respirator and proof (Covid pass or other certificate) that you meet one of the conditions:

A) You have completed your vaccinations (you are more than 2 weeks past the second dose).

B) You are less than 180 days from having COVID-19 disease.

C) You have a negative test (less than 7 days old in the case of the PCR, less than 3 days old in the case of the antigen test). A negative test can be proven by digital confirmation (SMS or email) or paper confirmation sent or issued by certified collection sites. Don’t have time to get tested before the event? No problem. You can have an antigen test done right outside the festival gates.

 

→ HOW TO GET THERE

Public transport: Výstaviště stop, tram lines 6, 12, 15, 17 and 43

By car: the public parking lot is at the swimming pool, where there is also a payment machine. For more information, please visit the Exhibition Centre website.

 

→ CAN YOU VISIT THE FESTIVAL IN A WHEELCHAIR?

Yes, the Industrial Palace is wheelchair accessible. There are also wheelchair accessible toilets in front of the Palace.

 

→ CAN I COME WITH MY YOUNGEST CHILDREN?

Of course, curious people of all ages are invited! Families with strollers are welcome. You will also find a children’s corner where you can relax with your little ones.

 

→ ARE DOGS ALLOWED AT THE FESTIVAL?

Please leave your dogs and other pets at home this time, they are not allowed in the Exhibition Grounds. Exceptions are assistance and guide dogs and Doggo, the robotic dog.