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The Great Race Orlando - A Mobile Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, November 17, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM (EST)
The Great Race Orlando
Saturday, November 17th
Would you like to discover Orlando in a fun new way? Would you like to help kids in your community by supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Florida? Are you a forever kid who just wants to play?
Well you’ve come to the right place!
The Great Race Orlando is a mobile scavenger hunt in the downtown area and we want to see you there! On Saturday November 17, 2012 you are invited to take part in some fun and friendly competition. You will not only discover your own city's backyard but you'll have a chance to win some great prizes – all while raising money for local kids.
Compatible with both smart phones and basic phones, The Great Race Orlando is an event which features clues that lead teams to walkable locations around the city. Points are accumulated by solving clues and completing bonus challenges.
Individuals are asked to make a $5 donation to register. All proceeds will be matched and donated to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Florida.
So get all of your friends and family together to have fun and share
in a great cause!
SOME THINGS TO KNOW
Prizes awarded to Top 3 Teams
Free Great Race T-shirts
Teams of 2-6 people
3-5 mile course
2.5 hours to complete the course
Compatible with smart phones AND basic phones (SMS)
Check-in @ 10:00 am
Race starts @ 10:30 am
ONCE YOU'VE REGISTERED
(Smartphones) Go to your web browser and enter:
** don't start with "www" **
(Textphones) Save number 321 418 6633 to your phone.
You'll be texing this number to play by SMS.
Check out our website for game rules, past events and more.
When & Where
The Great Race
The Great Race gets people active in their communities using a mobile game platform to search for clues and complete challenges along a three to five mile course. Participants discover the endless opportunities for leading active lifestyles as they interact with the network of public spaces around their city.