Presented by Credit Union of Texas, the Irving citywide scavenger hunt, #exploreirving, will begin at 2 p.m. June 18 at the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. MacArthur Blvd. and end at the Texas Musicians Museum. This is a community initiative organized by Irving-based nonprofits, the Irving Convention and Visitors Bureau, Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce, and the Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Hoping to have a vast amount of social media mentions that will inspire and bring positive exposure to Irving, its many community assets and the nonprofit organizations. Charities include the DFW Humane Society, Family Promise, Irving Cares, Irving Healthcare Foundation, Irving YMCA and the La Buena Vida Foundation.
Participants will be given clues to visit various places within Irving city limits, earning points in a competition for prizes. Afterwards, an awards ceremony and post-event party will be held at the Texas Musicians Museum, 222 E. Irving Blvd. Awards given will include “Most Stops Completed,” “Most Facebook Likes,” “Most Retweets,” “Most Instagram Likes,” “Most Creative Costumes” and many more.