The most famous scavenger hunt was in 1969, when Neil Armstrong successfully interpreted a clue, leading to the Apollo 11 crew planting a US flag on the moon. Rocket off on an adventure with this Groupon.
- $22 for entry for one to the Lights Out Scavenger Hunt on Thursday, July 18 (a $50 value)
The hunt kicks off with a pre-party at 7 p.m. at Village Pourhouse, where participants can enjoy appetizers and one drink. At 8 p.m., the race begins: teams canvass the city armed with glow sticks and use a smartphone with the ScanQuest scavenger-hunt app, Twitter, and Facebook to display their discoveries. At 10 p.m., scavengers gather at Sidebar for the afterparty, which will feature drink specials.
Scavenger Hunt USA
Scavenger Hunt USA’s activities span the country, but they all share a similar bent—blending group bonding with city exploration. Scavenger Hunt USA teams up with iAdventure.com to produce scavenger hunts that reflect a unique experience that stands out from the hunts offered by other scavenger hunt companies, and utilize their local contacts to enhance outings with perks and prizes. The events range from themed scavenger hunts, complete with a clue-unveiling smartphone app, to pub crawls with drink specials guaranteed to be better than a free eyedropper of beer.