Mar 17, 2018 | 11:00 AM | Saturday

Event Location

600 N. Ashley Drive, Tampa, FL 33602

Neighborhood: Downtown Tampa

Description

Join us for the 7th Annual Mayor's River O'Green Fest, presented by Grow Financial Federal Credit Union, on Saturday, March 17, 2018


Start on : March 17, 2018 11:00 AM Saturday
End on : March 17, 2018 5:00 PM Saturday

Event Details

Join us for the 7th Annual Mayor’s River O’Green Fest, presented by Grow Financial Federal Credit Union, on Saturday, March 17, 201--where the Hillsborough River will go green starting at 11am! In partnership with Tampa's Downtown, this event takes place in the beautiful Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park.

The Irish-themed party is centered around the Hillsborough River, which will be transformed into a bright shade of green for the occasion. The river provides a perfect backdrop to the celebration which includes live entertainment, games, kids activities, food trucks, and of course, beer!

Kick off the festivities in the morning at 9am with the River O'Green Gallop, a 2-mile fun run/walk along The Tampa Riverwalk and continue with a family scavenger hunt, a Leprechaun costume contest, as well as the Shamrock Scavenger Crawl for adults. There is fun for the entire family, including four-legged members!

For more information about the Mayor’s River O’Green Fest, or to register (coming soon!) for the River O'Green Gallop and/or Shamrock Scavenger Crawl, please visit RiverOGreen.com

Thank you to the generous sponsors of the Mayor's River O' Green Fest. Their support makes this fun, free, family-friendly event possible. Cheers to them!
Grow Financial Federal Credit Union
Tampa's Downtown
City of Tampa Government
Krewe of Shamrock
Tampa Bay Times
IKEA
PowerCrunch

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Join our 2nd annual St.Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt, part of the 2018 Mayor's River O'Green Fest in Tampa's Downtown at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. This year, the Scavenger Hunt will feature an Adult as well as a family friendly Kids Edition.
St.Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt (Adult & Kids Edition)
Join our 2nd annual St.Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt, part of the 2018 Mayor's River O'Green Fest in Tampa's Downtown at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. This year, the Scavenger Hunt will feature an Adult as well as a family friendly Kids Edition. We also host an all-you-can-eat Brunch Crawl from 10am-3pm. Buy the Combo Ticket and save $5! 11am - 3pm: Kids Edition “Hidden Leprechaun” This event takes place inside Curtis Hixon Park and along the Riverwalk. It is stroller friendly and can be completed within an hour. A fun activity to keep the whole family entertained while trying to spot the 10 hidden Leprechauns. Each ticket is valid for a family/group of up to 6. Voluntary donations of $10 will benefit the The Salvation Army of Tampa/Hillsborough County. Each group will receive one raffle ticket for a chance to win a grand prize sponsored by IKEA. Kids Edition Event Details:1. Starting at 11am, pick up a Leprechaun Map from our registration tent at Curtis Hixon Park (600 N Ashley Dr).2. Find as many of the 10 hidden Leprechauns as you can and mark their location on the map.3. Return your map to our registration tent before 3pm.4. Receive your raffle ticket for a chance to win the Grand Prize.5. Raffle drawing will be streamed live on the Downtown Crawlers Facebook page on Mon, March 19th, 2pm. All winners will be notified by email. 4pm - 9pm: Adult Edition “Legless Leprechaun”Pre-register between 12-4pm to avoid long lines for the start at 4pm. This event starts at Curtis Hixon Park then ventures into downtown Tampa and Ybor to complete 15+ riddles at participating bars and venues for a chance to win a Tampa Staycation and other local prizes. You'll discover drink specials and rumor has it, there may even be a few free shots along the way! Tickets are $20/person with proceeds benefiting Meals On Wheels of Tampa. You can enter individually or as a team of 2-5.Adult Edition Details:1. Round up your team (2-5) or join as a lonely Leprechaun (Register online or in person).2. Starting at 4pm, pick up your Scavenger riddles from our registration tent at Curtis Hixon Park (600 N Ashley Dr).3. Solve 15+ riddles in Downtown Tampa and Ybor in 5hrs or less (4pm-9pm)4. Finish before 9pm in Ybor City (location tbc) or send us a photo of your completed riddle sheet plus name and email)5. Receive one raffle ticket for each riddle solved and bonus task completed.6. Each ticket earns you an entry into the "Tampa Staycation" drawing and other awesome prizes.7. Raffle drawing will be streamed live on the Downtown Crawlers Facebook page on Mon, March 19th, 2pm. All winners will be notified by email. Your Ticket includes:- St.Patrick’s Day souvenir beads.- One free beer at the Mayor’s River O’Green Fest sponsored by Heineken.- Free Welcome Shot at participating bars sponsored of Banyan Reseve Vodka.- Free The TECO Line Streetcar System rides to commute between DT and Ybor.- Fun bar games, tasks and surprises.- Discounted food & drink specials at participating venues. FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:1. How long does it take to complete the Scavenger Hunt?Kids Edition: It's easy and fast to walk to all four corners of Curtis Hixon Park in under 1hr. There is no prize for the fastest finisher. Take your time. Have fun. Do return your Scavenger Map before 3pm to our registration tent to receive your raffle ticket.Adult Edition: If you’re fast on your feet and don’t stop too long for drinks or food you should be able to solve all 15 riddles in 2-3hrs. But speed is not the essence here. Have fun, take your time and visit a few venues. You do not need to visit every bar or solve every puzzle.2. How much walking is there (Adult 21+ Edition)?You will be exploring Downtown Tampa and Ybor City as you visit the bars and find the clues, so wear comfortable shoes like you would to a standard city sightseeing tour. To get to/from Ybor, take advantage of the free Street Car service every Saturday.3. Do I have to finish by 9pm (Adult 21+ Edition)?No. If you're having fun and want to stay at a bar, you can simply message/text us a photo of your riddle sheet and contact details and we will enter you into the Facebook Live raffle drawing on Mon, March 19th, 2pm. CONTACT US HERE:Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/downtowncrawlersTwitter: https://www.twitter.com/downtowncrawlerInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/downtowncrawlersEmail: info @ downtowncrawlers . com PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT OUR CHARITY PARTNERS: SALVATION ARMY - http://www.salvationarmyflorida.org/tampaMEALS ON WHEELS - https://www.mowtampa.org Follow the action on our social channels Facebook, Instagram, Twitter to see what else we're up to.
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