Bike Friendly Richardson

Bicycle Ride And Seek – Photo Scavenger Hunt 2013

Posted in Bicycle Events by dickdavid on September 25, 2013

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You are invited to participate in Richardson’s first Ride And Seek, Photo Scavenger Hunt. Throughout the month of October, we are inviting and motivating folks to get out and ride their bikes, explore their neighborhoods and win prizes! This year’s theme will be “The Sculptures of Richardson”.

DETAILS:
Date: October 1- 31 (all month long)
Place: Various Richardson Locations (see map link below)
Prizes: A few partners have donated prizes that we will give away to participants via raffle
Sponsors: Richardson Bike Mart, Alamo Drafthouse, DART

HOW TO PLAY:
– Self-paced ride and hunt around Richardson
– You must capture images of your bike next to (up to) 14 specific sculptures (or fountains) around town (listed below)
– All images must be taken between October 1-31, 2013
– Each image submitted will equal 1 raffle ticket for prizes; Complete Set (all 14 images) = double bonus tickets
– All images must be submitted (see below) by Thursday, October 31, 2013

BONUS:
– Bonus tickets will be given to any shots of your bike with any OTHER sculptures (not on the list below) around town
– Must be taken in October 2013
– Does not count as part of the “Complete Set” for bonus tickets

IMAGE SUBMISSIONS (choose one of the following):
– email (images or links) bikefriendlyrichardson@gmail.com
– BFR Facebook timeline: https://www.facebook.com/groups/BikeFriendlyRichardson/
– Instagram #bfrhunt2013
– Twitter #bfrhunt2013
– Flickr – http://www.flickr.com/groups/2296216@N24/ (you must join this group to submit)

EACH IMAGE SUBMISSION MUST INCLUDE:
– Your full name
– Your email address
– Your phone# (optional)
(flickr, twitter and instagram users can email us this info to match up with your alias)

THE COMPLETE SET OF SCULPTURES TO HUNT:
You can get a map of the sculptures HERE.
ScavengerMap

You can download of pdf of the sculptures HERE.

1) Humpty FOL Sculpture

FOL Statue

2) DART Arapaho Station Sculpture
Sculpture

3) Heights Rocket Sculpture
Rocket Playground Turned Into Sculpture

4) The Block Cylinder Sculpture
Cylinders At The Bloc

5) UTD Sculpture
UTD Sculpture

6) Palisades Sculpture
Sculpture

7) City Hall Fountain
City Fountain

8) Box Sculpture
Box Scupture

9) Critter Garden
Critter Garden

10) Silver Tower Sculpture
Sculpture

11) Asian Sculptures
Asian Sculptures

12) Horse Sculpture
Horse.

13) DART Spring Valley Station Sculpture
Spring Creek DART Station

14) Galatyn Park Fountain
Eisemann Fountain

*please note, these aren’t the actual names of these sculptures, just what we’re calling them.

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  2. Eliot said, on October 8, 2013 at 8:12 am

    If a group were to ride to each sculpture, should we each individually take photos or can we all do them as a group and get individual entries from our group photos?

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