Hack The Arena - Sports and Entertainment Hackathon

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Join Orlando's first Sports Hackathon hosted in partnership the Orlando Magic and Solar Bears. Central Florida’s most talented developers, designers, and entrepreneurs will take center stage to confront challenges that drive innovation in the sports and entertainment industry.

Form the best team to reimagine fan engagement, virtual reality, data & analytics, gamification in the sports industry. Best of all, Hack The Arena participants get to attend and test their ideas live at both Magic and Solar Bear Games during the weekend.

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$2,000 in prizes

Prize Pool (2)

Cash prize for top challenge winning teams

Experience Winners (3)

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Anyone is welcome to participate.  


Charles Freeman

Charles Freeman
COO Orlando Magic

Jeff Lutes

Jeff Lutes
VP of Technology Orlando Magic

Anthony Perez

Anthony Perez
VP of Business Strategy

Jason Siegel

Jason Siegel
CEO Orlando Solar Bears

Alex Wall

Alex Wall
Director of Marketing Orlando Solar Bears

Judging Criteria

  • Innovation
    Have you created something completely new/different?
  • Creativity
    How cool is this app?
  • Functionality
    How functional was the tech in the demo?
  • Commercial Potential
    Is this just a fun widget, or does it have business potential?