November 20 - January 5|
The Augmented Reality Holiday Hunt
Join in a reindeer game of hide and seek! Find all 5 of Santa's reindeer for your chance to win $1000 to spend Downtown.
Time & Location
November 20 - January 5
Downtown Oakville, Centennial Square Oakville, ON
About the Event
How to Play
- Use your camera to scan the QR code to begin your adventure, and follow the prompts to begin.
- Use the map to identify the 5 points on the map.
- Once you have arrived at a location, begin to look for a sign or window decal with a magnifying glass and QR code.
- Tap your phone to enable your camera and match the QR code on your phone to the QR code on the sign.
- Tap at the ground and raise your phone to see the characters come to life.
- You can walk around the characters, lift up your hand to hold them and post for photos - don't forget to tag them on social using #dtoakville.
- Once you have completed the task at each location a green check mark on the map will indicate the character has been found.
- Collect all characters to enter for your chance to win the $1000 gift card.
Quick Tips for a Seamless Adventure
- Ensure that your phone is well-charged and not on low power mode.
- Be sure to enable the camera and gps access for your browser.
- Private Browsing mode is not recommended.
- You can complete the hunt across multiple sessions or all at once. There is no time to complete the hunt within.
- If you have completed the Hunt and would live to visit again be sure to clear your cache.
Compatible on iPhone 8 and newer, and Android Phones from 2016 or newer. Please ensure your device OS is up to date.