We're bringing communities together through the maker movement.

We build community

The maker movement starts with the maker community. Nation of Makers brings maker organizations together through innovative partnerships and programs.


A national gathering of leaders representing the breadth of the maker movement, NOMCON aims to spark and increase connections across sectors.

Capitol Hill Maker Faire

The Capitol Hill Maker Faire brings the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth to Capitol Hill. The Faire celebrates the American Maker Movement, and is a fun and interactive event for members of the public, members of Congress and staff.

National Week of Making

The Week of Making is an opportunity for communities around the world to participate in Making activities, celebrating innovation, ingenuity and creativity.

Maker Town Halls

A Maker Town Hall is an opportunity to convene key local stakeholders in your community to discuss the role of the maker movement in building and strengthening your community.