Venue Details

6 Star Starred
Olvera Street & Surrounding Area
Meet at Placita de Delores Park, across from Union Station Alameda Street and Union Station Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Create a team name. They will ask you for one.
CityRace Urban Adventure Hunt: Olvera Street, El Pueblo and Beyond info Apr 18 2010 star this tip starred
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Take the subway and avoid paying parking at all!
CityRace Urban Adventure Hunt: Olvera Street, El Pueblo and Beyond info Apr 18 2010 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

15 ratings
4.5 average rating
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26 events
17 reviews
26 stars
attended Jun 13 2009

Thanks to CityRace, I am well-versed in random facts about Olvera Street and Union Station. Just FYI, speed does matter. There were 11 teams and the top 4 teams had the same point score and the next 3 teams also had the same point value. ...continued

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11 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 18 2009

This was a fun event. A great way to explore Los Angeles.

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7 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 18 2009

This is probably the most fun I've had! The hunt was challenging and soooo much fun. It truly feels like the "Amazing Race." It's such a fun way to see and explore the city. If you're anything like me, I always make plan to go visit a part of...continued

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Website

http://www.racela.com/schedule.html

Quotes & Highlights

Be sure to read the complete CityRace rules.

Description

This bustling, colorful market district is still rich in traditional Mexican arts, culture and heritage, and attracts visitors from around the world.

This hunt will be held rain or shine.

Please be on time – latecomers may not be able to participate.

This hunt is done entirely on foot over three hours. It is moderately challenging.

You may not buy single tickets for this event. You must purchase in quantities of 2, 3, or 4.

About the Ticket Supplier: CityRace

In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players utilize all their skills to solve a challenging series of clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of L.A.'s many diverse neighborhoods. These hunts will require brainpower, strategy and teamwork: players will crack codes, solve tricky puzzles, research little-known facts and more... all while racing against other teams to be first to the finish with the most correct answers.