2019 Winter Festival Scavenger Hunts Taking Place


Article Contributed by
Mayville/Chautauqua Community Chamber of Commerce

The 2019 Presidents Day Weekend Winter Festival, taking place February 15 th – 17 th at Lakeside Park, Mayville NY, will feature two scavenger hunts this year. The Festival Logo Scavenger Hunt will again take place the entire month of February. The blue festival logo, along with a code included, will be placed in participating Chamber member businesses. Those participating in the scavenger hunt will visit each business listed on the entry form and copy the code onto the form beside the coinciding business.
Once completed, forms should be mailed to the Mayville/Chautauqua Community Chamber of Commerce. The entry form and instruction sheet, as well as a map to help locate scavenger hunt sites, will be available during the month of February at the following businesses: Webb’s Candies, Webb’s Cottage Collection & Café, Lighthouse Point Grocery, 3 Seas Recreation, Reverie Creamery, M&T Bank (Mayville), Town of Chautauqua offices, Northwest Bank (Mayville), Village of Mayville offices, Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau (Welcome Center), Mayville Auto Parts (NAPA), Stewart’s Mayville Hardware, Chautauqua Bookstore (Institution grounds), Two Lakes Studios, Smith Boys of Chautauqua (Ashville), “A” Automotive, Camp Mission Meadows (Dewittville), Chautauqua Suites Meeting & Expo Center, Mayville Service Center, Timeless Treasures, and Chautauqua’s Gateway Graphics. For scavenger hunt sites not open during the weekends (banks and municipal offices), the logo will be placed so that it can be viewed from outside the building. They will also be available at www.mayvillechautauquacommunitychamber.org, the Mayville Chautauqua Community Chamber of
Commerce and Presidents Day Weekend Winter Festival Facebook Pages, emailing the Mayville/Chautauqua Community Chamber office at dmarsala@chautauquachamber.org, or calling the Chamber office at (716) 753-3113. Correctly completed entries will be entered into three cash prize drawings of $250.00, $150.00, and $100.00 (one prize per person and one entry per person allowed).
A new event this year, the Great Alphabet Scavenger Hunt, will take place festival weekend. Participants will search for letters to complete a sentence from a winter poem. Completed entries are returned to the Chamber Table to be entered into one prize drawing of $100.00. Complete instructions will be included, with the entry forms available at the Winter Festival February 16 th and 17 th . Plan on joining us in Mayville NY festival weekend for many activities for children and adults, food vendors, craft and business vendors, cash prize contests, fireworks, carriage rides, and more!
We would like to thank some of our festival sponsors for their support: Platinum sponsors Town of Chautauqua, Media One Group, Douglas Crane Service, Jeff Lang Enterprises, Andriaccio’s Restaurant, Village of Mayville, and Webb’s Year-Round Resort/Webb’s Captain’s Table Restaurant; Gold sponsors Chautauqua Institution, Pepsi Bottling Group, Smith Boys of Chautauqua, Maple Springs Tree Service, Jamestown Awning, Digitell Inc., 3 Seas Recreation, Lictus Oil & Propane, and Camp Mission Meadows; and Silver sponsors Maplevale Farms, Greenbriar Property Management, Sysco Pittsburgh, Chautauqua Marina, Uncle Jack’s Saw Shop, Proforma, and DFT Communications.