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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Member Tips

Mireya Reyes
Wear something you can run in and something you'll feel cool in
info Apr 20 2009 star this tip starred
Mireya Reyes
Water, water,
info Apr 20 2009 star this tip starred
Mireya Reyes
Maybe a snackbar
info Apr 20 2009 star this tip starred
Mireya Reyes
Take a backpack or a fanny pack
info Apr 20 2009 star this tip starred
Mireya Reyes
Get there early and look for cheaper parking, don't pay $13, like I did
info Apr 20 2009 star this tip starred
Underground parking on either Spring or New High for $3 flat rate.
info • Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

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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... continued

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47 events
11 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 18 2009

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

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21 events
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... continued

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More Information

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.