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Intersection: Maker Faire Orlando


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Allen Paschel (i) and Nick Georgoudiou with 'Makey'- the Maker Faire mascot. Photo: Matthew Peddie, WMFE


Orlando’s Maker Faire kicks off at the Central Florida Fairgrounds this weekend. It’s billed as the greatest show-and-tell on earth, a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness. 

The event started out at the Orlando Science Center, a venue it’s now outgrown. We talked to a couple of the makers helping make it happen. Nick Georgoudiou and Allen Paschel say there’s something for everyone at this year’s event– from battle bots to chocolate making. 

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