Maker Faire Kansas City

Saturday, June 23, 10am – 6pm & Sunday, June 24, 10am – 5pm

Tickets include access to internationally awarded, Science City and the Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium

Maker Faire Ticket Pricing

Early Bird – Ticket Pricing valid through May 31 

Child (ages 3-12) Single: $11

Adult Single: $15

Family of 4 Single Day: $50

If you are Union Station member, you can access your discounted ticket at anytime, please refer to this document.


Regular Ticket Pricing begins June 1

Union Station Member Single Day Ticket: $10
Members – To access your discounted ticket, please follow the steps provided here.

Single Day Tickets

2 & Under: Free
Child (ages 3-12) Single Day Ticket: $14
Adult Single Day Ticket: $17
Family of 4 Single Day: $60

Weekend Tickets

2 & Under: Free
Child (ages 3-12) Weekend Ticket: $21
Adult Weekend Ticket: $26
Family of 4 Weekend: $85


General Questions

Date/Time/Location of Maker Faire Kansas City 2018

Maker Faire Kansas City is Saturday, June 23, 10AM – 6PM and Sunday, June 24, 10AM – 5PM. It is located at Union Station Kansas City, 30 W. Pershing Rd. Kansas City, MO. 64108.

What if it’s raining during Maker Faire Kansas City?

The show will go on! Maker Faire Kansas City is a rain-or-shine event. Bring rain gear to keep you dry while walking outside!

Where do I park?

You can park at Union Station Parking Garage; handicap spaces are available. If you do not wish to park onsite, Union Station is on the KC Streetcar. Visit here for more details.

Ticketing Questions

How do I purchase tickets to Maker Faire Kansas City?

You can purchase tickets at

How much are tickets?

Ticket Pricing can be found here

Are refunds and exchanges available on tickets to Maker Faire Kansas City? 

Refunds are not available for tickets.

Can I transfer my ticket to a family member or friend?

Yes. The name on the ticket does not need to match the name of the person at the door.

I am a Maker showing at the Faire. How do I get more tickets?

Makers may purchase up to (5) additional tickets at a discounted rate. Please refer to your e-communications from the Maker Faire Kansas City Team to learn more.


  •  Save on Maker Faire ticket prices! Call the Box Office after completion to expedite ticket purchase!
    • FREE, unlimited, year-round admission to internationally-awarded Kansas City’s Science Center, SCIENCE CITY 
    • FREE OR DISCOUNTED ADMISSION TO NEARLY 300 MUSEUMS in the U.S. and around the world
    • FREE admissions to ARVIN GOTTLIEB PLANETARIUM (total number of free admissions correspond to Membership level*)
    • FREE subscription to the Union Station’s ON TRACK magazine, delivered to your home
    • EXCLUSIVE Member Events and Attraction Opening Previews
    • SPECIAL MEMBER UPDATES via weekly “Around The Station” email
    • SPECIAL MEMBER OFFERS to seasonal and limited-engagement events
    • EXCLUSIVE HOLIDAY PERKS – Free Mini Train Rides (normally $5) for young children; Advance Reservations for Holiday Express Train and Santa Visits, etc.

    *A one-person Membership receives one free Planetarium admission per membership year.  A four-person Membership receives four free admissions.  Etc.


    *First 85oz Popcorn per visit is priced at $1.00.  No refills.  Subsequent purchases of 85oz Popcorn on same visit are priced at $5.00.