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4th of July Scavenger Hunt Ideas

In honor of Flag Day, June 14th, Thrill of the Hunt is preparing for the Fourth of July celebrations. Did you know the design of the first official United States flag was approved by the Continental Congress on June 14, 1777?  Harry S. Truman signed the Act of Congress to officially declare June 14th as Flag Day in the United…

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Winchester, Virginia Dog Scavenger Hunt

Thrill of the Hunt wrapped up another successful dog scavenger hunt in Winchester, Virginia on Saturday, May 28th.  This was our second annual event in Old Town Winchester, and we’re already preparing for our third! The day turned out to be very pretty, sunny, and hot!  The heat didn’t slow our participants down.  Equipped with water bottles and accompanied with…

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Scavenger Hunt Ideas for Employee Retention

Choosing the right hire is a key component to developing a solid workforce, and keeping that desired hire after training is another. Work environments and expectations have drastically changed.  More and more companies are offering a more liberal work schedule, the office atmosphere is geared toward the creative, energetic and playful, and work ethics and loyalties have shifted with the…

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Carrollton, Texas Dog Scavenger Hunt

Last Saturday, May 14, 2016 was the Paws on the Square event in Carrollton, Texas.  Thrill of the Hunt was honored with the request to join the activities of the day with our dog scavenger hunt. I was a little nervous, since early in the morning it was thundering and lightening with torrential downpours, but once daylight approached and the…

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A Dog Scavenger Hunt?

Thrill of the Hunt is the originator behind the dog scavenger hunts.  Really?  Yes!  We created a dog scavenger hunt, an activity for dogs and their owners. We’re asked a lot of questions behind these events, like “Do the dogs sniff out the clues?” and “Are dogs allowed on the scavenger hunt?” and “How does this work?”  To explain, let’s…

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Cinco de Mayo Scavenger Hunt?

Maybe Cinco de Mayo is part of your family heritage or tradition, or maybe you like any celebration that involves a margarita.  Either way, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration, and with any celebration, a scavenger hunt can make it adventurous, interactive and fun. Thrill of the Hunt is all about themed scavenger hunts, and Cinco de Mayo is one…

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Mother’s Day Scavenger Hunt Ideas

Mother’s Day is certainly a holiday kept in the highest regards, for moms of every age.  The biggest question is “What to get mom for Mother’s Day?” That’s a valid question, one that’s repeated about this time every year.  Why not change things up a bit?  Like what? An unconventional Mother’s Day gift, that every member of the family could…

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A Scavenger Hunt Can Stimulate the Mind & Body

There are those who hate exercise, actually probably more than a few.  There are those who love to exercise, believe it or not.  Then, there are those who exercise not because they love it, but because they know it’s good for them. Exercise doesn’t mean, dressing in spandex and wearing sweat bands (I guess that’s the 80’s).  Nope, exercise can…

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Gain Followers & Increase Brand Awareness with a Scavenger Hunt

Like it or not, we’re surrounded and rely on digital devices, which is increasing due to the smartphone and digital tablet explosion.  Even watches are small ready to use computers! Thrill of the Hunt has embraced this technology to bring our scavenger hunts to a new level of fun and interaction by incorporating technology and social media for exponential fun. …

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