Parker Quest is coming! This inaugural scavenger-hunt-style event promises fun for all ages, and will be held in on Saturday, August 25 from 9 a.m. to noon. Families, teams and individuals will enjoy an adventure-filled tour of downtown Parker while exploring Parkers history and heritage.
Parker QuestSaturday August 25
10851 South Crossroads Drive
Parker, CO 80134
Parker Quest will begin at Parker Library, 10851 South Crossroads Drive. Participants will receive passports and their first clues before being sent on their way to decipher subsequent clues, find specified locations and answer related trivia questions to earn stamps in their passports. Nine clues will lead players around downtown and end at … well, you have to follow the clues!
The individual who finishes first with all the correct answers will receive a grand prize of a $50 Visa gift card. The first team to finish will win a $100 Visa gift card. All finishers will receive a small prize while supplies last.
Questing, which has much in common with geocaching and letterboxing, is a 150-year-old tradition that brings people together to share in and learn about their communities cultural history.
Parker Quest is a partnership among the Town of Parker, the Parker Area Historical Society and Douglas County Libraries. Registration is free, and is required at www.douglascountylibraries.org or 303-791-7323.
Douglas County Libraries is a passionate advocate for literacy and lifelong learning.
Source: Parker Historical Society, Parker Library