Historical and Art Scavenger Hunt-Ontario, CA | Kids Out and About Inland Empire

Historical and Art Scavenger Hunt-Ontario, CA

Are you looking for a fun family outing? The Recreation & Community Services Department invites you to play detective in solving 10 riddles and taking 10 selfies at various Historical and Art locations in the City of Ontario. These selfies will be submitted through the City webpage. The first 3 entries to accurately complete the Historical & Art Scavenger Hunt will receive a $50 gift card to a local grocery store! All pictures submitted will be used for a future mosaic mural. This fun family activity is free to all participants!

Please help us keep this calendar up to date! If this activity is sold out, canceled, or otherwise needs alteration, email mindy@kidsoutandabout.com so we can update it immediately.


  • Event Dates: November 23 - December 4 - Map and Riddles will be available on the Recreation website and Community Life & Culture Facebook
  • Application and Photo Submission Closes: December 4, 2020 at 6:00 PM
  • Winning Announcement: Posted December 7, 2020 at 9:00 AM on the Community Life & Culture Facebook. Winners will also be notified via email.  


  • Open to all ages.
  • Open to Residents and Non-residents of the City of Ontario


  • Participants must download the map and riddles between November 23 - December 4.
  • Participants must take a selfie (with all team members) at each riddle location.
  • Pictures must be raw. No editing, special text, profanity or inappropriate hand gestures are allowed. 
  • Pictures may not have any filters. 
  • Pictures need to be submitted in actual size for best quality. 
  • Clothing in photos must abstain from foul language, nudity, adult content, or sport teams. 
  • Failure to comply to the above guidelines will result in disqualification. 


Step 1:  Download the Ontario Map and Riddles (between November 23 - December 4)

Step 2: Solve all riddles and take selfies at each location. All team members need to be present in the picture. 

Step 3: Complete the Application and submit all photos by December 4. 

Step 4: Participants will receive a submission confirmation email. The first 3 families/teams to complete and accurate submit their 10 pictures will receive one $50 grocery store gift card for their family/team.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


303 East B Street
Ontario, CA, 91764
United States


(909) 395-2000
Contact name: 
Ontario Arts & Culture
All day


All Ages Adults & kids together Adults without kids