Join thousands of manufacturers across North America as they showcase what modern manufacturing looks like and inspire the next generation of skilled workers.
This year, the official date for MFG Day is Oct. 7, but any day can be MFG Day. How you participate needs to work for you, so feel free to choose when you host your event!
- All MFG Day Events must consist of a tour of a manufacturing facility, office, innovation center or other site; other creative student-invite type of event at a manufacturing or manufacturing-supporting site (e.g., design office, software company); school event about manufacturing; manufacturing-related jobs fair; manufacturing-related career day event; or manufacturing product expo or similar event
- In addition, they must be open to students, parents and/or educators
Explore the resources below to learn more about hosting an event virtually or in-person. Register your event at the official MFG Day Event web site and with NTMA.
Member to Member MFG Day Video
Hear from a fellow NTMA-member company why MFG Day is important
MFG Day Event Organizer Webinars
Are you a first time organizer? Check out their series of webinars created for first-time events!
MFG Day Host Toolkit
The MFG Day Host Toolkit is your go-to resource for planning an in-person or virtual event, with information and tips to help you: Determine your event type, Register your event, Plan your event, Invite your community and Promote your event.
MFG Day Marketing Toolkit
Here are some logos and social graphics to get started on building a great experience.
MFG Day Action Partner Toolkit
Activating your digital channels is a great way to show engagement during MFG Day. The MFG Day Action Partner Toolkit is your go-to resource for engaging your audiences around #MFGDay22.
MFG Day DIY Video Toolkit
Included in this toolkit, you’ll find a step-by-step guide and best practices for creating a video to use during your virtual MFG Day event.
MFG Day Government Official Toolkit
Use your voice to help us celebrate MFG Day and raise awareness about modern manufacturing careers.
MFG Day Teacher Toolkit
By getting involved in MFG Day, educators can help students and parents better understand the exciting careers available in modern manufacturing.
Seven Steps to Plant Tour Success
One Voice offers seven, easy steps to help you plan a plant tour for the community. Remember, the most effective way to educate people about manufacturing and the job opportunity that is available in the industry, is to give them a chance to see it firsthand.