Starting from the Festival’s Headquarters at 13 Branch Street, Methuen, teams of 4 – 10 participants will work to reveal clues whichtake them to 11 locations in and around Methuen, with the last stop including a buffet dinner and prizes. Bonus points are earned by special activities at each stop, posting photos on social media and collecting special items along the way. “This promises to be fun and exciting for everyone who participates,” said Festival president Tom Lussier. “If you appreciate a challenge and enjoy an adventure, you should really consider participating in this unique event,” he added. Prizes will be awarded tothe 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams, the team with the best theme costumes and a Dead Wood prize for the team which comes in last. In addition,every team member will receive raffle tickets for the 2019 Festival of Trees, making every team member a winner! Tickets are $35 per person, whichincludes dinner at the end of the Hunt. Children are welcome to be on teams and participate. Proceeds of the Hunt will support the historic preservation mission of the Festival of Trees. To rsvp your team and join in the fun with friends and family call the Festival at 978.685.8878 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
This event first appeared on EssexCountyCreates.org