Frequently Asked Questions

What age children will most enjoy San Diego STEAM Maker Festival?
The San Diego STEAM Maker Festival is designed for children and adults of all ages. Human creativity is entertaining for everyone.

Where is the event held?
San Diego STEAM Maker Festival will be held at the Del Mar Fair Grounds, located at in Del Mar, California, off the Via De La Valle exit on the Interstate 5 Freeway. The address is 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, CA 92014.

Besides the ticket price, what else should I expect to pay for?
Parking is $16 per car at the Fairgrounds. All entertainment on the stages are free. Some of the activities may ask for a small donation to offset costs of components but this is usually  a small fee typically ranging from $.50-$2. 

What is there to eat and drink?
We have a full selection of food and drinks provided by local vendors and concession trucks. You may bring your own food and beverages. 

What forms of payment are accepted?
Cash and all major credit cards are accepted for ticket sales. Vendors selling their own products will determine their own forms of acceptable payment. ATM’s are located in the Exhibit Hall for easy cash withdrawal.

Can my business be a part of the Festival?
Please call our office at 619.487.9851 / to find out how your business or non-profit could be a good fit.

Can I bring my pet to the Festival?
No. Pets are not allowed (except service animals). Sorry.

Where do I go if I can’t find my child?
Lost parents happen, if you find yourself looking for your children or student please check at the Exhibitor check-in, near the entrance.

Will there be another San Diego STEAM Maker Festival in the future? Yes! there are many. Please look at the site for more information.