Welcome to the Real Racine Scavenger Hunt! Throughout this game, you'll discover historic landmarks, hidden gems, and local attractions all across Racine County. Once you've completed all of the tasks on our Scavenger Hunt, your team will be eligible to stop by the Real Racine Visitor Center for a small reward and enter to win a grand prize of Racine County-themed goodies! Here's everything you need to know to begin:
Here's the Scoop
The game is live now and closes on Thursday, June 24 at 9:00 AM – you have a full MONTH to complete all 11 tasks! The hunt is FREE to participate in. The top teams with the most points will be eligible to win a gift package that includes Real Racine swag, along with a handful of local prizes and experiences in a drawing the following week! Winners will be announced on Facebook so make sure to like us to follow along.
Grab a Few Pals or Go Solo
Whether you want to do the Scavenger Hunt alone or with friends - we’ve got you covered! Email your completed task list with your photos (see below) along with your full contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Racine County Scavenger Hunt" so that we can contact your team should you be a prize winner.
Email us at email@example.com to let us know if you need a hint or a helping hand in any of the challenges!
Racine County Scavenger Hunt List
1.) Question: Where am I? (250 Points) The Golden Goat Bridge is on the grounds of this Racine County Fall favorite attraction.
2.) Photo Challenge: Shoreline Selfies (600 Points) Take a selfie anywhere in Racine County on the coast of Lake Michigan.
3.) Secret Password Challenge: Just Visiting! (1000 Points) Stop by our Visitors Center and ask for the secret password for 1000 points! We're located at 14015 Washington Ave., Sturtevant
4.) Photo Challenge: In a Stitch (1000 Points) Take a selfie with any of our Racine County Quilts on Barns! Maps with location addresses are available at our Visitors Center located at 14015 Washington Ave., Sturtevant
5.) Photo Challenge: I Heart the Arts (1000 Points) Take a selfie in front of the Racine Art Museum on Main Street in Downtown Racine, or any public art piece.
6.) Photo Challenge: Wild'n Out! (1000 Points) Give us your best animal impersonation in front of the Racine Zoo.
7.) Question: Where am I? (250 Points) Malty the Mummy was brought to Racine by William Horlick, Jr., in 1902. Mr. Horlick kept the mummy in a glass case in his office at the Horlick Malted Milk Company until February 6, 1940, when it was moved to this location.
8.) Question: Where am I? (250 Points) This volunteer-based community theatre was founded in 1938 by 26 people with $13, and has grown into an organization that provides a variety of live entertainment and educational opportunities for all ages.
9.) Photo Challenge: Mingle with Kringle (600 Points) It's buttery, flaky, and thoroughly delicious. It's Kringle — Wisconsin's Official State Pastry. Stop at your favorite Racine County bakery that makes kringle and snap a selfie!
10.) Question: Just Beachy (400 Points) Thanks to a community-wide initiative, North Beach is Wisconsin's first beach to be designated as a Certified Blue Wave clean beach by the National Clean Beaches Council. Its national accolades include Top 5 Best Freshwater Beach (USA Today), Top 10 Family Friendly Beach (Parents magazine) and Top City Beach (Midwest Living magazine). How many acres of sand cover North Beach? (Hint: The answer is somewhere on our website)
11.) Photo Challenge: I See The Light (600 Points) Take a selfie on the Wind Point Lighthouse Grounds 4725 Lighthouse Dr, Racine