Fun #QuestNewWest hunt starts Friday with $1,000 grand prize

Douglas College and the Downtown New West BIA have teamed up forFridays #QuestNewWest edition that starts this week and offers a chance to win $1,000.

Are you ready to shake off COVID-19 boredom and get out of the house? Are you ready to have fun with your family or friends? Are you ready to Quest, New West?

This special #QuestNewWest edition of Fridays offers a weekly self-guided adventure, full of fun challenges that are free and accessible to all. This will be a scavenger hunt-style experience, however where you go and how you complete the challenges is up to you. Share your experience online for a chance to win weekly prizes.

This family-friendly series will take you to all corners of Downtown New West. It’ll test your local knowledge while you remain physically distanced and outdoors. You can play along with yourfamily, your safe bubble of friends or take the challenge solo. If you play on Friday evenings between 5 and 8 p.m., you’ll encounter surprises from your local businesses and perhaps even find some new gems.

Every Friday in August is another chance to participate giving you the opportunity to make the best of this unprecedented summer. So, get your walking shoes, bikes, and your picnic blankets ready, it's time for Fridays #QuestNewWest edition.

How to Play:

  • Check out at noon on Fridays for challenges and clues
  • Plan your visit to Downtown New West, form a team from your bubble and pick up some takeout from one of our amazing eateries
  • Complete the outdoor challenges and enter your answers at by 8 p.m. on Sunday nights.
  • Complete the bonus photo challenges, post them using the hashtag #QuestNewWest to win $50 gift cards to various Downtown New West eateries

How to play safe:

  • Always practice physical distancing
  • Limit unnecessary contact with people & surfaces
  • If you feel sick, stay home
  • Play kind, play calm, play safe!

Each correct entry will be entered into a draw for a $1,000 grand prize. Terms and conditions apply.

Fridays #QuestNewWest edition, is presented by Douglas College. Produced by the Downtown New West BIA with the support of the City of New Westminster, BOSA Developments, Darychuk Law, the Arts Council of New Westminster and the businesses of Downtown New West.

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