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Treasure Hunt 2018
27.9.2018 @ 8:00 am - 31.10.2018 @ 5:00 pm
OSAKO’s Treasure Hunt is here again! Treasure Hunt combines modern technology, joy of sports & culture and you also have an opportunity to see the city of Oulu. And the best part of this event is that you can participate in anytime you feel most suitable for yourself during 27th of September to 31st of October. We lotter prizes with all the people who have completed the checkpoint orienteering.
OSAKO’s Treasure Hunt happens via QR codes in the city of Oulu. To participate you have to buy a start hint from the OSAKOs office. The QR codes will give you hints & instructions to next QR code, which leads to another and eventually to the end. After you have completed the orienteering you can participate to the lottery of sauna gift, movie tickets and Sports Passes.
QR code is text printed in form of a picture. After reading the code user gets text hints. To read QR codes you need a smart phone with QR code reading app and internet access. You can download the application needed for free almost in every smart phone and in some phones it is already installed as a basic program. City of Oulu offers you free WLAN in city centre area and OUAS campuses.
OSAKO’s Treasure Hunt hint costs only two euros with OSAKO’s student card (five euros without) and only with it you can complete the orienteering and participate to the lottery of awesome prizes. Notice that you can participate alone or with your friends, but one hint to the track equals one overall badge! The treasure hunt start hints are sold only from OSAKO’s office (starting 27th of September).
When you have completed the orienteering you can participate to the lottery of sauna gift (value of 150 euros), movie tickets and Sports Passes.
WHAT: OSAKO Treasure Hunt – checkpoint orienteering via QR codes
WHERE: Starting hint can be bought from OSAKO’s office, checkpoints are located in the area of Oulu city. Some checkpoints can only be found between 8am and – 4pm during weekdays. More specific time info will be in the hints.
WHEN: 27th of September – 31st of October, checkpoint specific info is in hints.
PRICE: 2 euros (without student card it is 5 euros)
WHAT DO I NEED: Smart phone with QR code reader and internet access.