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Clue 1: 2019 Maple Grove Days Medallion Hunt Begins

Jun 03, 2019 07:19AM

photo provided by MGCO

The annual Maple Grove Days medallion hunt will begin for 2019!

Community members are invited to search high and low for the 5” x 5” bronze colored, maple-leaf shaped medallion once the first clue is released June 2.  The prize money is $500, according to the Maple Grove Community Organization.

Here is the first clue released by MGCO (official rules below):

Clue 1
Maple Grove Days is near, but don't you fear. 
The medallion is now hidden in a Maple Grove park.
The match to find the medallion is on.
The cost to play is $3.00 for a Maple Grove Days button.
 
The contest requires no shoveling, climbing or night light for sight.
 
500 reasons to keep your eye on the prize,

if not it will double in size!  

The details about the medallion hunt: 

A new clue will be published each week on Maple Grove Voice, Maple Grove Days on Facebook and Twitter, Osseo-Maple Grove Press, and on maplegrovedays.org website. 

The medallion hunt begins June 2 and run through July 11 or until the medallion is found.  For daily updates on whether or not the medallion has been found, searchers may call 763-494-5956 or check the MapleGroveDays.org website. 

Contest guidelines and rules are as follows:

  1. In order to claim the prize, the successful searcher must have purchased a $3 Maple Grove Days Button. The buttons are available for sale at the Maple Grove Community Center or from Maple Grove Ambassador Candidates.  Proceeds benefit the Ambassador Program.  
  2. The medallion will be found on a city of Maple Grove park land area.
  3. No digging will be necessary.
  4. No climbing will be necessary.
  5. No disassembly will be required to find the Medallion, including irrigation heads, light fixtures and park equipment.
  6. Searchers must not deface public property or otherwise violate laws.  Park hours are 6 a.m.-11 p.m.
  7. Searchers assume all risk for personal injury.
  8. No employees or the family members of the city of Maple Grove, Maple Grove Voice, Sun Publications or members or their family members of the Maple Grove Community Organization are eligible to win.
  9. The winner’s name will be announced Saturday, July 13, at the Maple Grove Days festival.
  10. Taxes due on the prize winnings are the responsibility of the winner.
  11. If the Medallion is not found by 11 p.m. , Thursday, July 11, the hunt will terminate and the money will roll to the next year.
  12. The decisions of the Maple Grove Community Organization are final. 

Please adhere to the guidelines and rules to ensure the safety and respect of all.  

Information provided by Maple Grove Community Organization

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