HUNT FOR A CAUSE is an inspiring and electrifying scavenger hunt where teams work to solve riddles and complete various challenging task in efforts to raise funds to help provide scholarships for underprivileged students preparing to attend AKCCL’s “Math & Reading Boot Camp” Summer Enrichment Program. Get your smart phone out and tap into your photographic spirit and “picture the city!” Only $50.00 to enter a team.
In participation, teams of 2-5 members will receive a list of clues that will take them on a photographic journey throughout the city. It is up to each team to solve the clues on their own or with the help of family and friends. Participants are required to take selfies at the conclusion of every flue or challenge. Once all clues and challenges are complete and all selfies have been printed, teams race to the drop location.
- Max number of teams: 10 – 500 (20 to 1000 participants)
- Duration: 10 hours
Teams of two or more should sign up below. On the day of the event, registered individuals must check-in at the designated Starting Line between 9 am and 9:45 am at 4919 Jamestown Ave Suite 211, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808. Pre-registered teams must sign-in with the event organizers and turn in or complete their release forms. Participants that are not pre-registered can still sign up the same day of the event, before the start of event at 10:00am.
At 9:45am all participants will gather with the hunt organizers to obtain sealed envelopes which contain a list of clues to solve and complete throughout the game. Teams cannot open their envelopes until instructed to do so.
DURING THE HUNT
The Starting Line
At 10:00am the organizers will announce the start of the game and participants can open their envelopes to look at the clues. It is up to the participants to decide how they want to solve the clues and what route they want to take during the game.
Solving and Racing
Teams can solve the clues by using their own navigational aids, by calling family and friends, or by asking strangers for assistance.
At each clue destination, participants complete different challenges. All challenges require selfies upon completion. Participants are allowed to skip only two clues. Participants that miss or incorrectly solve clues will receive a 30-minute penalty. All teams are required to bring a digital camera or smart phone to use throughout the race and are recommended to carry some cash.
The Finish Line
Once participants believe they have successfully completed all of the clues and challenges, and have printed selfies, they must return to designated location. Organizers will receive the pictures and answers at the location. All, if any penalties incurred by missing or incorrectly solving clues are given to teams at the Finish Line and are added to their official check-in time.
The first team to cross the Finish Line and successfully complete all of the clues and challenges is crowned the winning team of HUNT FOR A CAUSE and receives a cash prize. All teams check-in for their individual race standings according to their time of arrival. There will be a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.
1st Place $250.00
2nd Place $150.00
3rd Place $100.00
There will be a small celebration for the winners and all participants who arrive thereafter.