Upcoming Events

Community Forklift hosts public events & festivals throughout the year.  Please sign up
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If you would like to exhibit, vend, or play music at one of our events, please complete this form.


Forklift First Fridays

Our First Fridays are back! The first Friday of every month we stay open late to turn the warehouse into a pop-up market with lively entertainment, local art, food, and craft beer & wine (courtesy of Town Center Market). All ages and friendly, leashed pets are welcome.

Join us this year on the following dates:

May 4, June 1, July 6, August 3, & September 7

Photo courtesy of Route One Fun


Free Workshop Series

Pick up a new skill!  We offer free public workshops throughout the year. Whether it’s a workshop on how to build a cold-frame for starting seeds or period-appropriate renovations for historic houses, we explore different ways to encourage reuse and environmental stewardship in your own home.

Click the titles below to reserve your space!

June 23, 11am-12pm
Hang it! How to Hang your Items with Confidence, presented by Mark Wardlaw of BNV Remodeling

Seeking volunteers for our

Workshop Series

We are always searching for new workshop presenters!  If you are a tradesperson or creative DIYer and would like to help with a workshop on practical how-to’s or creative reuse, please propose your workshop idea here.  Please spread the word to your handy friends, too!


Catch us in the wild!

You can find our Community Builder street team at many community events throughout the year. Here’s where we’re going next:

July 7-8
Sound Scene @The Hirshhorn Museum