In addition to all the maker exhibit tables, Toronto Mini Maker Faire has a large number of other activities going on! Here’s a schedule for the workshop/presentation space, plus a list of some of the other workshops and demos occurring at the faire! If you’re curious about any particular activity, you can read a full description.





Doors Open!

10:30 – 12:00

DIYode Makerspace

Intro to Arduino Programming via Diyode Codeshield. Get tickets ($5)

12:30 – 12:50

Ryan Dyment

Toronto Tool Sharing Library

1:00 – 1:20

Matthew Compeau

3D Printing & Mass Customization

1:30 – 1:50

Alex Leitch

Rainbow Guns, Leather Masks, Robots: Project design

2:00 – 2:50

Hod Lipson

The Future of 3D Printing

3:00 – 3:20

Rob Gilson

Tea, Earl Grey, Hot: Networking 3D printers for ease of use

3:30 – 3:50

Brian Luptak

3D Printed Chocolate: Food for the Future

4:00 – 5:20

Awesome Foundation

Toronto Awesome Foundation Pitch Event


Fire Spinning show

Fire Performance outside!


Doors Close!





Doors Open!

10:30 – 12:00

Conveyor Built

Makey Makey workshop – new interfaces to old video games using tin foil Get tickets ($5)

12:05 – 12:25


Remix the city: Part I, content collection

12:30 – 1:20

Robot Cavalcade

Robot Cavalcade through the barn

1:30 – 2:30


Remix the city: Part II, digital canvas

3:00 – 3:20

Andy Forest

MakerKids Recipe for a Kids’ Makerspace

3:30 – 3:50

Dylan Lanigan-Smith

Two awesome Arduino projects that I built and you can too!

4:00 – 4:20

Kenneth Leung

Internet of skiis

4:30 – 4:50

Toronto Mini Maker Faire Team

Thanks to everyone!


Doors Close!

Ongoing Workshop, Demos, etc.

all day Saturday & Sunday

TMMF & various hackerspaces

Soldering Workshop
all day Saturday & Sunday

The Open Organization of Lockpickers

Lock-pick Village
all day Saturday & Sunday

Maker Kids

Toy Hacking
Saturday from 3pm & all day Sunday


Advanced Laser Tag: King of the Hill
Saturday evening & all day Sunday

Site 3 Fire Arts

Flame-effect demonstration
all day Sunday

Maker Kids

Robot Arena
all day Sunday


Build your own skateboard from scratch
Sunday every 2 hours

Natali Baird

Flame-working demonstration