Full Schedule of Get Out and Play Day 2018

Yay! Here’s the complete schedule!

 

yes, we know it says “This Saturday” because it’s also an ad that will be running the Thursday before. The date is correct.

(Download it as PDF here.)

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New! Fun Family Scavenger Hunt on Get Out and Play Day

It’s something new for the entire family; our first-ever Old-Town Scavenger Hunt!

We’ll have two paths going through Old Town. Choose your path. Follow the clues. Answer the questions. Fill out the form. Win prizes. It’s that easy!

How to play:

  1. Visit each location at either route listed on the inside of this booklet.
  2. Answer the question(s) and write down your answers on a piece of paper
    (or on the booklet if you can find the room).
  3. Upload photos to either Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter. Tag photos
    with #GOPDHunt2018 when you upload photos. Photos must be date-stamped
    as of July 28, 2018 and cannot be earlier or later. (If you wish to also have your photo qualify for the big grand prize “Night on the Town” drawing, also tag it with #GOPD2018.)
  4. Once you have finished visiting all locations and completed all tasks, upload your answers to that same social media site and also tag it with #GOPDHunt2018.
  5. Fill out your contact information below and turn in your completed booklet to Clarke Plaza, between 12-4pm, Adorni Center from 12-5pm, and Sequoia Park from 12-8pm on July 28, 2018 only.
  6. Winners will be chosen by raffle. Only one entry per person. Winner will be contacted via the social media they used by August 15. Judges’ decision is final.

You can turn your completed scavenger hunt in at the following locations:

  • Adorni Center (by 5pm)
  • Sequoia Park (by 10pm)
  • Clarke Street Fair (by 4pm)

How to get your guide:

  • Print them at home by downloading a pdf here.
  • Pick up at the Adorni
  • Watch for more pick up locations

Please note: there are two scavenger hunts which visit different businesses in the downtown area. Please choose one hunt to participate in.

Where do I start?

  • Once you have your guide, you can begin at any business listed

What is the raffle?

  • A winner will be randomly selected from complete scavenger hunt guides and will win a prize basket.

Summary of details:

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Table of All Get Out and Play Day Events

This table shows all #GOPD2018 Events

Location Event Time Notes
Sequoia Park Zumba in the Park Noon – 1PM
Sponsor & Vendor Tables and Activities Noon – 1PM
NEW EVENT:
Dunk Tank
1PM – 4PM
Theater in the Park: “The Importance of Being Ernest” 1:30PM – 2:30PM Provided by NCRT
Family Olympics 3PM – 4:30PM Registration starts at 2:30PM; win prize packages
FREE Community BBQ 4:30 – 5:30PM
Beer Garden 4:30 – 9PM Provided by Six Rivers Brewery; Wristband required to purchase alcohol; over 21 years of age only
Rockin’ in the Redwoods Concert 5PM – 8PM With Blue Rhythm Revue
Movie in the Park: “Ferdinand” 8:30 – 10:30PM
Waterfront Trail Interpretive Walk for all ages on Phase C 11:30AM – 2:30PM Meet at the Adorni Center
Old Town NEW EVENT:
FREE day at the Discovery Museum
6AM – 8:30PM Located at 612 G Street in Eureka
NEW EVENT:
Scavenger Hunt
Noon – 4PM
NEW EVENT:
Clarke Museum Street Fair
Noon – 4PM
Historic Walking Tours 1PM – 3PM Departs from Clarke Museum at 1:00, 2:00, 3:00
Cooper Gulch NEW EVENT:
“NammaSkate” Yoga for Riders
8:00 – 8:45 AM
Skateboard Competition 9AM – Noon All ages; registration starts at 9AM
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center FREE Water Rentals Noon to 2PM
Eureka Municipal Golf Course Kids 17 & Under Play FREE 6AM – 8:30PM Must be accompanied by paying adult
Sequoia Park Zoo Kinds 12 & Under FREE 10AM – 5PM Must be accompanied by paying adult

Last update 7/3/2018

Special FREE Events Planned at Zoo for GOPD 2018

It’s kids free day at the Zoo on Get Out and Play Day!

You probably already knew that kids under 12 get in free at the Sequoia Park Zoo (with a paying adult), but you didn’t know that there are lots of special events taking place at the zoo that day too! Continue reading Special FREE Events Planned at Zoo for GOPD 2018

Four Great Recreation Summer Camps for Kids!

Get your kids active this summer!

Sign up for all or any of these great events.

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Sequoia Park Pond – Educational Event June 7 & 8

Please join us at Sequoia Park Pond, Sequoia Park, Eureka to meet with agency staff to learn about non-native and/or invasive fish, wildlife, and plant species, as well as Martin Slough watershed native species and their habitats.

Details:

  • Thursday and Friday, June 7 and 8, from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Registration is not required.
  • Brought to you by California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), City of Eureka, Sequoia Park Zoo, Redwood Community Action Agency (RCAA), and Partner Agencies

For more information on CA Invasive Species Action week:

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Win SF Giants Tickets!

Help support fundraising efforts for park improvements by participating in an exciting opportunity drawing to win three tickets to a San Francisco Giants baseball game!

Sequoia Park is currently being re-envisioned with the help of dedicated community members and City of Eureka’s Community Services Department. (See details here.) Help support your favorite team by giving a local and beloved park the resources it needs.

Donations for entry into the drawing will be accepted at the Adorni Center until July 3rd.

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