July 24-28
July 31-Aug 4


Build an abacus for calculating the value of your wares. Build a model yurt to brave Mongolian winters. Engineer a flying carpet hover craft.


Compete against other Arabs in belly freeze dance, make a wish on a genie lamp, learn the game of tambola.

Art Exploration

Tech Lab

Weave silk; forge an ancient map of the Silk Road; Create a paiza to mark your travels; Make nazar boncugus, Turkish good luck charms.

Make a light-up illusion or automaton to impress passersby with hidden technology.