FINDING FINNEGANMarch 15, 2019 - March 17, 2019
Finnegan the Leprechaun will be visiting 3 Williamsburg Parks starting Friday, March 15, 2019 and hiding his lucky hat. Follow the clues each day on Facebook and Twitter to find Finnegan's hat and bring it to the Quarterpath Recreation Center to claim your prize. Hats will be hidden 3/15/19 - 3/17/19. (one winner per household please.) Good Luck!
If you are feeling really adventurous, take a picture of yourself finding the hat where hidden in the park and tag us @WilliamsburgRec with #playWburg.
THUMBS UP PHOTO CONTEST
Starts Sunday, September 1, 2019
Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Department invites the community to share your best thumbs up photo taken at any of the City of Williamsburg parks, Quarterpath Recreation Center, program, or event. Take a photo giving us the thumbs up while participating in an activity and share it with us on social media.
Thumbs up photo can be submitted beginning on September 1, 2019 and ending on September 30, 2019. All you'll need is your passion for playing in the City of Williamsburg and a camera!
How to Enter:
• Take a photo giving the thumbs up while participating in an activity in your favorite City of Williamsburg Park, at Quarterpath Recreation Center or at a program/event.
• Follow: @WilliamsburgRec on social media.
• Entries will be submitted via Facebook and Instagram using #playWburg and tagging @WilliamsburgRec. Photos must be made public to view.
• Winners will be selected and notified via direct message.
The winning photos will win a Williamsburg Parks and Recreation Gift Certificate that can be used towards an activity at Waller Mill Park or a class/league registration.
WALLER MILL PARK POKER CHALLENGE
Starts October 4, 2019
52 playing cards will be hidden starting Friday, October 4, 2019 at Waller Mill Park. Snap a selfie with each playing card and post your best 5-card poker hand to one of Williamsburg Parks and Recreation’s social media pages @WilliamsburgRec (photos should be posted together and must be public on Facebook).First person to submit the best hand wins a #playwburg t-shirt and $25.00 Waller Mill Park gift certificate good towards renting kayaks, canoes, pedal boats, jon boats, disc golf and more! We will also raffle off two (2) #playWburg t-shirts for those that also submit a hand but do not have the best hand.
HERE IS HOW IT WORKS:
• Each card has a City of Williamsburg sticker on it identifying it as an official Park Poker Challenge card.
• Playing cards are not to be taken from their location.
• Participants should simply snap a photo of themselves (selfie!) with each playing card.
• Prior to October 31, 2019, participants should post their best 5-card poker hand to Williamsburg parks and Recreation social media page @williamsburgrec.
• Photos should be posted together.
• One 5-card poker hand may be submitted per person.
• The top prize of $25 Waller Mill Park gift certificate and #playWburg t-shirt will be awarded to the person who submits the best hand first. In the event of a tie for the best hand, the person who submitted the best hand first will be the winner.
Have fun, get outside and #playWburg!