Mt. Pleasant Heritage Hunt

This summer, join Vancouver Heritage Foundation for our first Heritage Hunt!

This family-friendly scavenger hunt explores the historic area of Mt. Pleasant. Tour the neighbourhood at your leisure or follow a suggested walking route with our illustrated guidebook. You will learn about the neighbourhood’s incredible heritage places and answer questions at points of interest along the way. Submit your answers online for a chance to win fantastic prizes from local businesses.

This fun, laid-back, outdoor event is suitable for all ages.

Proceeds from the Heritage Hunt will support VHF’s educational programming, special projects, and schools grants.

Mt. Pleasant Heritage Hunt

Tuesday, July 5th - Sunday, July 31st
Mt. Pleasant
$25+tax

Join us this summer for our first Heritage Hunt! This family-friendly scavenger hunt explores the historic area of Mt. Pleasant. Follow a suggested walking route with our illustrated guidebook or tour the neighbourhood at your leisure. You will learn about the neighbourhood’s incredible heritage places and answer questions at points of interest along the way. Submit your answers online for a chance to win fantastic prizes from local businesses.

This fun, laid-back, outdoor event is suitable for all ages. Proceeds from the Heritage Hunt will support VHF’s educational programming, special projects, and schools grants.

Details:

  • Heritage Hunt Guidebooks can be picked up at the Vancouver Heritage Foundation office (303 – 3102 Main Street – Buzzer #1) during business hours between 9am and 4pm.
  • You may also select the shipping option to have the guidebook(s) mailed to you.
  • Participants are welcome to walk the route at their leisure.
  • Participants must submit the online answer form by July 31 to be entered into the prize draw.

Important note: Many of the sites noted on the heritage hunt are private homes and property. Please enjoy viewing the stops on the hunt from the sidewalk and do not enter private property for any reason. Please be mindful of your surroundings and ensure you are crossing roads safely at designated crosswalks or traffic lights.

Thank You

We’d like to give a huge thank you to our sponsor – the Mount Pleasant Business Improvement Area.

We would also like to thank:

  • Koch and Kahkonen Communications
  • Amy Knill
  • Emma Fitzgerald
  • Christine Hagemoen
  • John Atkin
  • City of Vancouver Archives
  • Western Front

Prizes provided by:

  • Brown’s Social House
  • Brewery Creek Liquor Store
  • Burgoo Bistro
  • Cobs Bread
  • Colony Main Street
  • ¿Cómo? Taperia
  • Federal Store
  • Granville Island Toy Company
  • JJ Bean
  • Lucy’s Eastside Diner
  • Main Street Brewery
  • Melo Patisserie
  • Parliament
  • Side Hustle Sandwiches and Ale
  • Tisol