Bring the kids for an event that’s also educational: This popular day features interactive demonstrations in science, art, technology, engineering and sustainability as well as food, music, crafts and fashion. There will be more than 80 makers from the metro area demonstrating their crafts or trades. It’s a great chance to purchase gifts from locals and also learn how to make things while empowering future entrepreneurs. Museum exhibits open to the public. Free. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. rvamakerfest.com.