FAQs

Where and when do I submit my project at the hackathon?

TBD!

What is a hackathon?

A hackathon is a marathon of innovation, usually 24-36 hours in which participants passionate about creating concepts and technology form teams and compete with other teams to generate, develop and/or implement a new idea from scratch in order to learn and have fun.

How much does it cost?

$10. For $10, we will provide you with the venue, food, drinks, place to sleep if needed, Wi-Fi, etc. You just need to show up!

Who can come?

All residents ages 18 and up of Knoxville and the surrounding counties are more than welcome to register and attend. While there is no limitation to those outside of the area, please note that we cannot offer any travel reimbursements for this event.

Will there be free food, drinks, and caffeine?

Yes! Absolutely! We will provide catered meals, drinks at all times, snack breaks, and endless caffeine.

Where do I sleep?

We will have a designated quiet sleeping area on site, and you are encouraged to bring sleeping bags, blankets, pillows, toiletries, and anything else you need to sleep. There are no showers at the venue, so please be prepared to go without showering unless you have other accommodations.

When and where is Knoxville City Hackathon?

Still TBD!