Find a Hackerspace or Makerspace

Here is a local contact list for Hackerspaces, Makerspaces, and creative communities in Florida. If you have one to add, please contact us!!

Note: maintains a very comprehensive list of spaces, both open and closed. Our site is for publishing the events, so we included a list to let you know where these spaces are, and how to get in contact with them.




  • Making Awesome – Makerspace – Active (8/2014)
    • “a community of people who share tools, talents and materials to make real things that they couldn’t make with their own individual resources”
    • Best way to contact: website (create an account)



North Florida


  • CoLabJax – Makerspace / Accelerator –  Active (6/2015)
    • “The CoLabJax MakerSpace is a non-profit workshop offering entrepreneurs, inventors, engineers, makers, and designers a space to refine their vision, design and prototype their products, and test and validate designs before launching ideas into a viable, profitable business.”
    • Best way to contact: email
  • Gainesville Hackerspace AKA Skillhouse – Hackerspace –  Active (8/2014)
    • “Skillhouse provides a physical space where hackers, engineers, scientists, artists, and other creative types can gather to share ideas, equipment, opinions, and even food.
    • Best way to contact: IRC



Central Florida


  • FamiLAB – Hackerspace – Active (8/2014)
    • Best way to contact: Online forums (most posts open to public, some private members-only forum areas)
  • Factur – Makerspace – Active (8/2014)


  • Tampa Hackerspace – Hackerspace –  Active (8/2014)
    • a community workshop where members share equipment, ideas, and projects.”
    • Best way to contact: Facebook page





South Florida

Palm Beach

  • Palm Beach LED – group – Active (8/2014)
    • “Palm Beach LED is a grassroots Makerspace initiative”
    • Best way to contact: website

Boynton Beach

Fort Myers


  • Makeshop Miami – Organization/Makerspace/Retail – Between locations (May 2014)
    • “Hackerspaces are places where tech geeks, experts and nerds all meet up to talk, build, and hack technology”
    • Best way to contact: Facebook group
  • REM Learning Center – Youth education center – Active (8/2014)
    • “REM Learning Center is dedicated to quality early childhood education.
    • Best way to contact: website/phone
  • Moonlighter Miami – Makerspace/design shop/snack bar – Active (9/2015)
    • CNC Milling, Laser Cutting, 3D Printing, Vinyl Cutting, LittleBits Circuit Lab, Industrial Sewing Machines, 3D Printing Pens, Wood Working Tools, in the Wynwood Arts District in Miami.
    • Best way to contact: website

Fort Lauderdale

  • Makers Square – Makerspace/Social Club – 1142 NE 6th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL (6/2015)
    • “Makers Square is a membership-based makerspace\social club located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. We believe in continuous education for all, and have created a workspace for members of artistic and creative natures to collaborate, plan, and fabricate projects.”
    • Best way to contact: email

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