World Maker Fair- New York 2016

New York Hall of Science Queens

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http://makerfaire.com/new-york/

October 1 + 2, 2016, New York City, NY

IMPORTANT HIGHLIGHTS FOR GETTING TO MAKER FAIRE

  • There is no parking at the New York Hall of Science (NYSCI).
  • There is No Maker Faire parking at Citi Field. Check back to this page for latest updates on Maker Faire parking options and suggestions.
  • Please use Public Transportation—see all the options below.

EVENT DETAILS:

  • Saturday, October 1 — 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 2 — 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

EVENT LOCATION:

GETTING TO MAKER FAIRE:

Transportation and parking information is updated regularly. Please check back for more information.

BY SUBWAY

BY LIRR

BY BUS

BY BICYCLE

BY RIDESHARE (Uber, Lyft, taxi, etc.)

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

World Maker Faire is very well attended! We strongly suggest you share rides or take alternative transportation instead of driving.

Subway

Take 7 LOCAL train to 111th Street Station. Walk three blocks south. Or, take 7 EXPRESS to Mets-Willets Point. Walk down the boardwalk and follow the signs to the New York Hall of Science.

Walking Directions from 111th Street Station to NYSCI: View YouTube subway directions video.

Biking and walking directions from Mets-Willets Point Station to NYSCI via Google Maps.

Long Island Rail Road

The LIRR is making stops at Mets-Willets Point in support of the Maker Faire: The LIRR will be making stops at the Mets-Willets Points station for the World Maker Faire October 1 & 2, 2016. Remember to purchase your tickets in advance at LIRR ticket offices/machines to “Mets-Willets Point” station, and take your ticket with you if changing trains and to present at the station.

See the LIRR site for schedule and fares.

Biking and walking directions from Mets-Willets Point to NYSCI are found here: LIRR to Maker Faire

Bus

Q23 or Q58 to Corona Avenue and 108 Street. Q48 to 111 Street and Roosevelt Avenue.

BY BICYCLE

Bike Valet will be available at the 111th Street entrance to NYSCI. It’s free to park your bike! Bike Valet hours are:

  • SATURDAY & SUNDAY — 9:30 am – 6:30 pm

Please check the Queens Bike Map for preferred routes and bike paths.

RIDESHARE

It’s so easy! Have your Uber, Lyft, taxi, etc. drop you at the east side of 111th Street at 48th Ave.

BY CAR

There is no parking at the New York Hall of Science (NYSCI).