Washington Business Improvement District

Hometown Friendly

Small Business Saturday Scavenger Hunt


"Kings and Queens of Downtown"

Objective: Earn as many points as possible by successfully completing scavenger hunt tasks.

Successful completion of task will entail solving a puzzle that leads participant to an object inside a downtown shop or restaurant and snapping a selfie with that object. 


  • Each participant will need a smartphone equipped with a camera. 
  • Five points will be awarded for successful completion of each task. 
  • Participants who are stumped can call the BID office at (908)689-4800 for a hint. 
  • Each hint will cost one point.
  • Participants will be docked two points for each picture that is not a selfie of the participant wearing the Small Business Saturday crown.
  • Tasks must be completed between 2 pm and 5 pm. 
  • To enter participants must sign in at BID office between 2 pm and 4 pm.
  • To be eligible for a prize participants must turn in their scavenger hunt packet to the BID office by 5 pm.
  • The prize claim form will be an entry into a raffle for one of five cash prizes.
  • Bonus entries will be awarded based on how many points a participant can accumulate.

Turn in completed packet = one raffle entry

Score at least 40 points = one bonus raffle entry

Score at least 75 points = two additional bonus raffle entries. 

Only one prize per participant.