SAVE THE DATE! October 11, 2024

FRIDAY, OCT. 11, 2024
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Mark your calendars and join us for the 2024 West Virginia Makes Festival, the state and region’s largest maker fair. The 11th annual festival is set for Friday, Oct. 11, 2024, on the Huntington campus of Marshall University. Don’t miss our celebration of creativity and ingenuity in all forms. Show off your innovations, inventions or other creative endeavors and compete for prizes, including cash! See awe-inspiring demonstrations. Participate in hands-on making activities for people of all ages. Listen to some rocking music! The fun is free!


Design Challenger
Bring your inventions, innovations or other creations, show festival goers what you’ve made and compete for cash and other prizes.

Exhibitor/Activity Provider
Showcase your creations or services you offer to support makers and/or provide hands-on activities for attendees. 

Individual/Group Attendee
Bring yourself, family or friends – or a large group of students and enjoy  hours of interactive making in a multitude of forms.

Click for answers to some of the more commonly asked questions about WV Makes Fest.