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Big Idea Hastings

  • The Lark 809 West 2nd Street Hastings, NE, 68901 United States (map)

Big Idea Hastings is like Shark Tank, but LIVE and with a Hastings spin!

You're invited to attend the Big Idea Hastings - Live Pitch Event on November 6th!

Ideas will be pitched in the following categories:
- Food Service / Food Related
- IT / Web Related
- Product Invention
- Retail Related
- Service (Miscellaneous)

How does this work?

Between now and October 23rd at 5pm, ideas can be submitted at From those idea submissions, finalists will be chosen by a group of preliminary judges.

The Top 8 Finalists will pitch their idea in 2-MINUTE OR LESS in front of a panel of judges or "Sharks" and the community. Sharks will determine who moves on to TOP 5.

Bring your friends! POPULAR VOTE will play a role in the selection of the TOP 3 FINISHERS / CASH PRIZE WINNERS!

1st Place: $1,000
2nd Place: $500
3rd Place: $250

This event is part of Central Nebraska Startup Week. To learn more, visit

Earlier Event: November 5
i AM Me Fall Fashion Show
Later Event: November 9
Mack & Sons