Maker Faire San Diego, a celebration of America’s growing do-it-yourself culture, returns to Balboa Park this weekend with more than 200 displays.
Organizers describe it as San Diego’s “greatest show-and-tell” with family-friendly displays by crafters, educators, hobbyist and artists. Standout projects will be a giant robot puppet, the world record paper airplane, and an electric giraffe.
The event takes place on both Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 1 and 2. Advance online tickets start at $20 for adults and $12 for children at www.sdmakerfaire.org.