Hacking begins in:



  • 9:00am Sign-in open
  • 11:00am Opening Ceremony
  • 11:30am Team Building Event
  • 12:00pm Hacking Starts
  • 12:30pm Lunch, Sponsored by Texas Roadhouse
  • 1:30pm Workshop #1 - KFC, Programming Demo
  • 2:30pm Workshop #2 - Crowd Pixie, Imaging Processing
  • 4:00pm Workshop #3 - UPS
  • 5:00pm Workshop #4 - Kindred Healthcare, Cloud Processing
  • 6:00pm Dinner
  • 7:30pm Relay Race
  • 8:30pm Cup stacking
  • 10:00pm Family Fued
  • 11:30pm Mario Sprint


  • 12:00am Midnight Snack
  • 1:30am ????
  • 6:00am Morning Yoga
  • 7:00am Breakfast
  • 10:00am Start submitting projects to Devpost
  • 11:00am Presentation Workshop
  • 11:30am Projects submitted to Devpost
  • 12:00pm Hacking ends
  • 12:00pm Lunch, Sponsored by KFC
  • 1:00pm Judging begins
  • 2:30pm Closing Ceremony
  • 4:00pm Go home

Important Links



Best health related hack: Fit Bits


Best technology related hack: Amazon gift cards

The Shayne Memorial

Best useless hack:Flash drives

Relay Race


Family Fued

Family Fued hackathon style

Mario Sprint

Yet another Funtivity


Best use of data: Chromecast


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Amazon Web Services - Best Use of AWS

Win $250 AWS credit


Amazon Echo


Amazon Fire Tablets


Special Pi3 Kit

Social Media


Thing to keep note of during the hackation

  • Please be respectful of the space and do not cross the yellow line or attempt to access any of the cages or climb up the ladder. You will be asked to leave.

  • Hacking ends promptly at 12:00pm on Sunday so please be sure to submit your hack to the DerbyHacks devpost. Also be sure to select the categories you want to be judge for when you submit your hack.

  • We will have a designated sleeping area and bean bags chairs will be provided.

  • WE HAVE 3D PRINTERS! If you want to print in the 3D printer lab you will need to use this software to set up your print job.

  • The wifi ssid is 'DerbyHacks' and the wifi password is 'MakeYourCity'

  • Most importantly have a great weekend here at DerbyHacks!