Have you RSVP'd to the party yet?

Maker parties are happening all over the United States this summer. Amira Dhalla from Mozilla shares a little guide on how to get involved via our sister network east of here, Hive New York.

We’ve been busy celebrating the Maker Party all over the world and we want you to join us. Plus, you don’t want to miss out on the party of the summer!

Need directions?

View our Get Involved page that will show you how to take part in the party. You can get to the party by following one of the steps below.

1) Attend an event in your area

View our global map and see what making parties are happening around you.

2) Make something online and share it with the community

Are you already making things online? View our template to share with us what you’re making and add it to the party. Check out some of our maker templates and remix them to make something of your own. Learn how to make your own customized movie poster, post card, poster, memes, photo album and more. You can also make or remix web videos and web pages using Popcorn Maker and Thimble.

Need inspiration? Check out what the community is making

3) Create your own event and teach or learn with your peers

Follow our step-by-step guides to plan your party
· Small-sized party: Kitchen Party 
· Medium-sized party: Hack Jam 
· Large-sized party: Hive Pop-Up 
· Use this guide to customize your own event!

View our resource section to get all the materials you need to make your event a success including swag, marketing docs, press kit, logos and visual assets.

RSVP: Confirm your attendance by sharing your events and stories with the world. Tell everyone about your party and show off your work. Use the hashtag #MakerParty on Twitter, Thimble or Popcorn Maker. We can’t wait to see what you’ve made.

Have questions? Email makerparty@mozilla.org or tweet #teachtheweb with your questions.

Published July 12, 2013