Below you’ll find the complete schedule for the Carroll County Hackathon. Both the Workshop and Weekend will be held at McDaniel College’s Hill Hall.


Hackathon Workshop

Friday, February 22, 2019 from 4pm-10pm

This workshop, led by industry experts, will provide an overview of how to design, build, and pitch an app in just a weekend. While not required, it is STRONGLY RECOMMENDED that every Hackathon participant join us for the workshop.


3:30pm – Doors Open, snacks

4:00pm – Program Kick-off

4:15pm – Tech Entrepreneurship

4:30pm – Wireframing, Design, Validation

6:00pm – Dinner

6:30pm – Coding, Front End, Back End

8:00pm – Pitch and demo an app

8:30pm – Teams Created

10:00pm – Dismissal

Hackathon Weekend

Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 8am through Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 5pm 

Teams will be working hard to design, build, and pitch their apps. Open work hours and meals will be provided throughout the weekend.

hackathon weekend

SATURDAY (2/23/2019)

8:00am – Doors Open, Breakfast Served

12:30pm – Lunch Served

6:00pm – Dinner Served

10:00pm – End of Supervised Work Hours

SUNDAY (2/24/2019)

8:30am – Doors Open, Breakfast Served

12:00pm – Lunch Served

1:00pm – Submit Projects

1:30pm – Leave Hill Hall for Decker Auditorium

2:00pm – Pitch and Demo Projects in McDaniel College’s Decker Auditorium

5:00pm – THE END


Hackathon Celebration

Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 2-5pm

The community is invited to join us to celebrate the incredible students and their achievements. Each team will pitch and demo their app. At the end, awards will be given to top teams.


1:30pm – Doors Open, Guest Arrival

2:00pm – Project Presentations Begin

4:30pm – Break

4:45pm – Award Presentations

5:00pm – THE END