Makers Arcade Spring Fair at the Port of San Diego returns to the Broadway Pier for the 6th year – Saturday, May 13 and Sunday, May 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The popular annual shopping event will host over 110 local makers for a seasonal shopping experience with photo displays, gourmet food, live music, cocktails, workshops and much more!

“The pier will be decked out with springtime fun, creating a very special opportunity to shop while enjoying waterfront views,” said San Diego Makers co-founder Kristin Dinnis, who organizes the event with Sarah Anderson, Brittany Wiczek, and Brook Dailey.

Among the festivities includes live music both days. The lineup includes DJ Al Page, Amm, Puerto, DEVV LOV, and DALL & The Table Arts Society.

In addition to the local artisans, there will be a free spring wreath making and a creative Mother’s Day bouquet workshop with ticket purchase. There will also be free photo booths by EZ Photography and The Holiday’s camper/floral display by Pracilla Arce. The kids will have their own special interactive play area provided by Conde Collective.

The first 100 people will receive a free swag bag filled with vendor goods and merch each day. All attendees will be entered to win a free night’s stay in one of The Holiday’s vintage trailers.

Guests can also enjoy gourmet food and drinks on-site from Salt + Lime, ZsBuddies Sushi & Ramen, Dang Brothers Pizza, Bread & Cheese Catering, and Chuchulucos. Bird Rock Coffee Roasters will also have their “Baby Bird” coffee cart, serving up fresh brewed gourmet coffees.

Admission is $6 online before the event, or $7 at the door. There will also be a limited number of VIP packages available at For tickets and more information, visit And follow along on Instagram at @makersarcade.

Calendar Information:

Makers Arcade – Broadway Pier, 1000 N. Habor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101

Saturday and Sunday, May 13 and 14 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Admission: $6 online before the event or $7 at the door, includes access to the event, live music performances, free workshop, photo booths, and more. Kids under 10 are free.

  • 110+ makers
  • Free swag bag for first 100 people
  • Floral bar and design by Priscilla Arce
  • Interactive art (pin the petal on the flower)
  • Free photo booths
  • Live music
  • Kids play area
  • Professional photography by Let’s Frolic Together
  • Gourmet food trucks