This might be the moment that hackathons went mainstream. As part of its upcoming festival, Bonnaroo will be integrating a full-blown hackathon into the mix. The result, Hackeroo, will focus on developing apps, experiences and other concoctions user fan-created material.
Powering the affair will be Codemkrs, which is also hosting remote ‘thons in New York and New Orleans in addition to the Bonaroo bonanza. Earlier, Codemkrs coordinated hackathons to coincide with the Super Bowl and New Orleans Jazz Festival.
The main action will be at Aloompa in Nashville on June 8th and 9th; more details (including application information) at hackeroo.io.