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GOLDEN KEY SCAVENGER HUNT

September 19-October 8, 2022

As a community we are actively exploring all the ways that the Arts Connect us. The best of Roanoke emerges in times like these. And for each of us, the arts have the ability to bind us to a larger purpose, helping us reach the best within us.

Are you ready for an adventure? Do you like scavenger hunts? Explore downtown Roanoke and score some stellar discounts and prizes from local arts organizations! Golden keys are hidden in restaurants and shops all over downtown Roanoke and it is up to you to find the keys to unlock the special discounts. Each entry will be entered into weekly prize drawings, INCLUDING a grand prize Golden Ticket giving you and a friend admission to a season of arts & culture experiences!
Funded through the American Rescue Plan Act by the City of Roanoke

RULES

Your goal is to find the Golden Keys hidden in at least 6 of the participating 23 downtown Roanoke merchants. You can start with any merchant and there’s no set order.
  1. Pick a downtown Roanoke merchant to start with and head to their location. (Note: business hours vary by merchant)
  2. Once inside the business, locate the hidden golden key.
    a. If this is your first stop, ask an employee in the store or restaurant to give you a Golden Key Passport. Then tell them you found the Golden Key and they will sign your passport verifying the location.
    b. If you already have a Golden Key passport, bring your passport to an employee in the store or restaurant to get them to sign verifying the location.
  3. Once you have found 6 keys, take your passport to the designated drop box inside Center in the Square in Downtown Roanoke, located at 1 Market Square SE. Be sure to fill in your contact information so you can receive special deals and discounts.
  4. Once your completed pass port has been confirmed, you will be emailed a discount code that will unlock special deals with all participating Arts Connect organizations!

WHERE DO I FIND THE KEYS?

Keys are hidden in the following locations:

5th St:

Campbell Ave:

Church Ave:

Jefferson St:

Market Square:

Market St:

Salem Ave:

DISCOUNTS

Find at least 6 keys and unlock discounts from these participating Arts Connect Organizations. (Your passport must be turned in at Center in the Square, with an email address provided, to receive access to the discounts.)

Prizes

Once a week, all completed entries will have a chance to win the following prizes:
  1. $50 gift card to Downtown Roanoke businesses, fromDowntown Roanoke, Inc.
  2. Hand-printed museum tote, from Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University
  3. Two passes to Kids Square -Don & Barbara Smith Children’s Museum
  4. Swag bag from Alma Ensemble
  5. Swag bag from Virginia Children’s Theatre
  6. 2 tickets to an event with Festival in the Park

Golden Ticket Grand Prize

One lucky entrant will be drawn from all entered passports to win a Golden Ticket to the following performances/activities from Arts Connect Organizations:
  1. 2 Seats to Jefferson Center Jazz Club shows through the season – there will be 5 Jazz Club shows between Oct 8 and May 2023
  2. 2 tickets to the Trinkle Main Stage Series 2023 at Mill Mountain Theatre
  3. Membership toMill Mountain Zoo
  4. 4-pack of tickets to Glory Denied at Opera Roanoke
  5. Free class tuition through summer 2023 at PB & J Theatre Co
  6. 2 tickets to Dracula, The Nutcracker and Giselle at Roanoke Ballet Theatre
  7. 1-year Family Membership to the Taubman Museum of Art, which provides free admission to the special ticketed exhibition, member-exclusive preview events, etc.
  8. Tickets to Beauty & The Beast, James & The Giant Peach and A Whole New World: A VCT Concert atVirginia Children's Theatre
  9. Annual Membership to theVirginia Museum of Transportation, Inc.

Main Office

PHONE: 540-400-7795
ADDRESS: 1321 3rd Street SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
EMAIL:
info@virginia
childrenstheatre.org

MAILING ADDRESS:

P.O. Box 4392
Roanoke, VA 24015

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THE JEFFERSON CENTER
BOX OFFICE: 540-345-2550
ADDRESS: 541 Luck Ave. SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Purchase tickets!
FISHBURN AUDITORIUM at
NORTH CROSS SCHOOL

ADDRESS: 4254 Colonial Ave.
Roanoke, VA 24018
BOX OFFICE:PURCHASE TICKETS!

ACADEMY & CAMPS LOCATION:

Greene Memorial UMC
PHONE: 540-400-7795
ADDRESS: 402 Second St. SW
Roanoke, VA 24011

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