MakerPlace, San Diego’s premier membership based D.I.Y. workshop, celebrates its two year anniversary and is inviting you to come see what MakerPlace is all about.
Join us while we celebrate our 2 year anniversary and enjoy killer grub from MIHO Gastro Truck and beer from Thorn Street Brewery.
The event, which is free and open to the public, includes machine demonstrations, tours of the 14,000 sq.ft. facility, and a showcase highlighting projects created by MakerPlace members.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in our Nerdy Derby race and watch the finals of 3Rs Robotic’s *Hydrobot Challenge.
*In partnership with 3R's Robotics, MakerPlace will be hosting the HydroBot Challenge, a battle of the bots competition for local middle schools.
In this STEAM event, students learn the about the 6 simple machines and the concepts of work, force and energy through practical application and team competition.
The participating teams have spent the last weeks designing and building unique lifting machines based on simple machines like pulleys and hydraulics. In this test of strength, these machines will fight it out -- Prizes will be given and robots will fall!