Tech lovers, robot enthusiasts and scientists gathering at Houston Market Faire


HOUSTON – Techs, crafters, robot enthusiasts and scientists will be sharing their knowledge at the sixth annual Houston Maker Faire. The family-friendly event combines a smorgasbord of education, technology, science, math, art and space all under one roof.

For LEGO fans, a local LEGO bricks group will demonstrate how to build more advanced projects.


For those who love puzzles, Puzzometry, a local Houston startup, will be showcasing laser-cut acrylic puzzles.


Region 4, an education service center that helps improve student performance, will host live hands-on activities to observe how "stuff" works and how to invent new or better products. They will also show how to make a mini-movie.

Other activities to explore include:

  • 3D printing
  • Flying and aeronautics
  • Gaming
  • Rockets

The Houston Market Faire will be inside the George R. Brown Convention Center on  Saturday and Sunday.