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  • Theme 1: Fantasy

    Make: believe with the magic behind the movies, ending with a Maker Camp Film Fest.

  • Theme 2: Funkytown

    Make some instruments, then make some noise in the Maker Camp Battle of the Bands.

  • Theme 3: Farmstead

    Sustainable energy, food, architecture, and craft that bridge across centuries, all shared in the Maker Camp County Fair.

  • Theme 4: Fun & Games

    Roll out the fun with games you make yourself, then challenge your friends with a Maker Camp Carnival.

  • Theme 5: Flight

    Take off in this make-off of all things that zip and zoom above our heads, culminating in the Maker Camp Air Show.

  • Theme 6: Far-Out Future

    Step into the future with personal fab projects using new materials, and strut your shiny stuff in a Wearables Wonderland and Robot Runway

  • Camp video


    Dominos are an essential part of many chain reaction setups, from a short fall of a dozen or so to large-scale domino championships with millions of tiles.

  • Camp video


    Chain Reactions are a great way to really set off your creativity! We'll show you how to make one of the simplest, most surprising of mechanisms: the Cobra Weave Popsicle Stick Bomb.

  • Camp video


    Paloma and Rebecca end the day and we get a surprise update from Burke. We also check in with your fantastic projects from yesterday.

Can you build a better mousetrap? And by better, we mean wackier and more elaborate! Today’s the day to share your Chain Reaction setups on the Maker Camp Community Page. Keep posting on the Maker Camp community page using #makercamp to be featured in a future video. Take a tip from Maker Camp and rewind your favorite mechanisms to show it again in slow motion.