The Cupertino's Youth Activity Board together with the Cupertino Recreation Department is hosting <hack> Cupertino, a 13-hour overnight hackathon designed to solve a (secret) problem presented during our Opening Ceremony. We originally created this hackathon as a way for teens to destress, socialize, and flex their coding skills, and we're excited to bring it back to you in-person in 2023!

Date, Time, and Location

  • Where: Quinlan Community Center (10185 North Stelling Road, Cupertino, CA 95014)
  • When: April 15-16, 2023
  • Time: 6 p.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Check-in Begins: 5:30 p.m.

Please note that this event is a lock-in, if you leave the premises at any point in the evening you will not be allowed back in.

Hackathon Sponsors


$294 in prizes

1st Place - Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphones

One for each team member.

2nd Place - Mini Projector for phone, laptop, TV stick etc.

One for each team member.

3rd Place - $25 Amazon Gift Card

One for each team member.

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Mukesh Garg

Mukesh Garg
Cupertino Technology, Information & Communication Commission

Andrew Qin

Andrew Qin
Cupertino Teen Commission

Amey Patil

Amey Patil
Engineering Manager

Jitendra Kumar

Jitendra Kumar
Software Engineer

Judging Criteria

  • Impact
    Your product's ability to answer the theme and help others.
  • Innovation
    Your project's ability to introduce a novel approach or perspective.
  • Functionality
    Your project's ability to function as you intended.
  • Code
    The complexity of your code and going past the normal levels.
  • Design
    The design of your product.

Questions? Email the hackathon manager

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