Events

Cosplay Matsuri

Location: Ontario Science Centre
Date & time: Saturday, August 18, 2018, 9 AM – 9 PM

The Maker Bean will be providing laser cut and 3D printed goodies, as well as delicious coffee, tea and delicious pastries, at this year’s Cosplay Matsuri!

Cosplay Matsuri returns to the Ontario Science Centre this August 18th 2018! Join us as we celebrate Cosplay Culture in Canada! Cosplay Matsuri, a place where all cosplayers can share their passion together as a community.

More info on their Facebook page here.


Bloorcourt Festival

Location: Bloor St. West between Dufferin & Montrose
Date & time: Saturday, August 25, 2018, noon-10PM

We’ll have all of Bloor St. West in front of The Maker Bean for a pedestrian-friendly festival! Come take part in maker activities and see Bloorcourt like you haven’t seen it before.

More info at the Bloorcourt BIA page here.


The Maker Bean Cafe Bloor Grand Opening Special

1052 Bloor Street West, Toronto
Date: Now through August 31, 2018

We’re celebrating our new location on Bloor with a Grand Opening Special all through August! Spend $5 on food or drink and receive a FREE laser-cut pin or coaster. Come visit us at Bloor to see our designs!


Toronto Maker Festival

Toronto Reference Library, Toronto
July 7-8, 2018

We’re super excited to be back at Maker Festival this year! Look for The Maker Bean’s coffee & tea station in the outdoor area by the entrance to Maker Festival!

In addition to our cafe at The Ontario Science Centre and our upcoming location at 1052 Bloor Street West, The Maker Bean Cafe is excited to be part of the following events:


Toronto Coffee & Tea Expo

Evergreen Brickworks, Toronto
April 14 – 15, 2018

Toronto Coffee & Tea Expo is in its 2nd year, and The Maker Bean is looking forward to bringing a maker flair to the event again this year. We’ll have our laser cutter on-site creating coffee- & tea-related items for visitors. And of course, as last year, come early to receive a complimentary Expo/Maker Bean coaster!


Digifest 2018

Corus Quay, Toronto
April 26 – 28, 2018

The Maker Bean is taking part in this year’s Digifest! Digifest is Toronto’s international festival celebrating digital creativity.

The Maker Bean will have its laser cutter on-hand to get people interested in digital creation. We’ll be lasering onto cookies & macarons, and creating beautiful & useful items with wood.

Come by & say hello!


Our first One of a Kind Spring Show was a success!

Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place, Toronto
Mar 28 – Apr 1, 2018

The Maker Bean was thrilled to meet so many new friends at the Spring One of a Kind Show! We had our laser cutter on-site creating unique items for visitors. Check out our Instagram account to see a few pictures of our booth!

Speaking of our booth, watch our timelapse video of our booth assembly here: