It's almost time to find out about all the great ideas coming to Pitch It Texarkana this Thursday night and see who the judges decide is worthy of the grand prize of $5,000.   

Pitch It Texarkana is an entrepreneurial competition where we will see residents of Texarkana 'pitch' their idea to a panel of judges just like Shark Tank.

Texarkana Chamber of Commerce
Texarkana Chamber of Commerce
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This Thursday evening at Crossties, you'll see the finalists pitch their business or startup idea to a panel of judges. First place will win $5,000, 2nd Place will win $2,500 and 3rd place will be a winner too with $1,000. Robbin Bass with the Texarkana Chamber told us that there are 40 entrants and those will be narrowed down through a few rounds and then the public will get to see and hear the finalists.

Texarkana Chamber of Commerce
Texarkana Chamber of Commerce
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Come watch the fun and see the final round. General admission tickets will be available for $10 at Crossties Event Venue on Broad Street in downtown Texarkana.

Photo by Randy Tarampi on Unsplash
Photo by Randy Tarampi on Unsplash
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Doors open to the public at 5 PM. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

We talked with Robbin Bass this morning and she told us more about what to expect at the event. Just click on the play button below:

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