October 2015 | OUTDOORS
1 Frank Ogawa Plaza
10/17/2015 – 12:00 pm
How long has this event been in Oakland? 2 years
Join us for the Oakland Treasure Hunt! A unique urban sleuthing adventure through the streets of downtown and uptown Oakland. Teams have three hours to solve clues leading to unique locations. Team up with friends and coworkers to solve clues and win prizes! Additional prizes for the team with the best costumes. It’s a great way to meet and share a fun experience with friends and make new friends along the way!
Q: What was the inspiration behind the event?
The inspiration is the Chinese New Year Hunt in SF, and we wanted to bring the fun and excitement to Oakland by working with the company who puts on the Chinese New Year Hunt.
Q: Tell us in one sentence why attendees love the event.
Attendees get to see parts of Oakland that they could have passed over without noticing or that they would not have seen otherwise.
Q: What’s the best thing about holding the event in Oakland?
Showing people great new places to explore in Oakland.
Q: Does your event partner with local businesses in Oakland?
Q: What’s the one thing Oakland offers that makes it the best place for your event?
Oakland offers diverse spaces to explore, making the clues challenging and fun to solve.
Q: What is the one thing you want everyone to know about this event?
The profits go to an Oakland-based nonprofit that works with youth, Game Theory Academy.