TinkerFest, May 16 & 17, is all about celebrating invention, creativity, making and tinkering throughout our region. TinkerFest is focused on igniting the “spark” in people that drives creation and learning by thinking with your hands, taking things apart, and creating something truly unique.
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Admission Rates (ages 2+)
- Members: $7 or $12 for 2 days
- Non-members: $15 or $25 for 2 days
Click on the pdf link below for a complete listing of events.
Catch a preview of TinkerFest at these regional events:
- March 21 in Grants Pass at the Grower's Market, 9 am - 1 pm with Rebel Bricks
- April 18 in Klamath Falls at the Children's Learning Fair, 8 am - 2 pm
- May 9 in Medford at Art in Bloom with Rogue Hack Lab
Here are some of the things you'll find at this year's TinkerFest:
|Rebel Bricks is providing thousands of LEGOs for your building enjoyment. Get creative, get crazy, get LEGO awesome!
||Rogue Hack Lab returns with a variety of activities including the popular Toy Hacking.
|Ernesto and his crew return with another amazing chalk art creation and tips for making your own art!
||Whether you're a knitter already or just learning, the students from Armadillo Tech need your help to
|We've got the car, the tools, and the safety gear. It's up to you to get down to the nuts and bolts and take the car apart
|Dennis Debay and his crew of blacksmiths will teach you how to create works of art with molten metal.
Local wood carver Roger Butterfield will demonstrate his skills and teach you the craft of carving.
Young and old and use wool to felt their own animal creations from monkeys to muskrats...it's up to you!
TinkerFest is made possible with support from: