32 Parks in 90 Days

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Did you know that there are 52 public parks in Urbandale? Now that winter is over, it’s time to get outside and explore what Urbandale’s parks have to offer! Can you visit 32 Parks in 90 Days? We think you can! Complete your “Urbandale Parks Tour” and visit as many Urbandale Parks as possible. Stamp our Tour Passport by taking a photo at each park you visit. Those visiting the 32 Urbandale parks with playgrounds and completing their Tour Passport will receive prizes!

Contest Dates:

April 17 through July 15, 2017.

Prizes:

A Parks and Recreation Water Bottle & T-Shirt (for each person visiting at minimum 32 parks and submitting their Tour Passport photos.)

How to Enter:

There are two ways to enter the 32 Parks in 90 Days Contest.

1. Upload to social media using our “Tour Passport Tag” #32Parks90Days
(For Facebook, please post to our Facebook wall.
Also note, if your social media profile is set to "Private" we are unable to see your posts that you "Tag" Urbandale Parks and Rec in on Facebook as well as Instagram. Set your profile to "Public" to participate.)

2. Print your photos and Tour Passport and deliver them to the Urbandale Parks an Recreation Office, 3600 86th Street, Urbandale, Iowa 50322

Please review the guidelines below:

  1. Visit a minimum of 32 of the 52 parks located in Urbandale. (We suggest the 32 parks with playgrounds).

  2. Find a list of parks or pick up a map at the Parks and Recreation office.

  3. Take a photo of you or your group next to the entrance sign for the specific park.

  4. Submit your photos via Social Media (Facebook or Instagram or Twitter) using the “Tour Passport” tags outlined below. You must use the “passport” tags to ensure your entry is counted!

  5. Print your photos, then print & complete the Tour Passport and drop off at the Urbandale Parks and Recreation Office, 3600 86th Street, Urbandale.

  6. Printed copies of the Tour Passport are also available at the Parks and Recreation Office.

  7. All entries must be received by 5 p.m. July 15, 2017.

How to Enter Using Social Media:

Participants should post a photo of themselves or their group standing next to a park sign (park sign must be visible), tag Urbandale Parks and Recreation on Facebook, Instagram, and/or Twitter and use the hashtag: #32Parks90Days. While you may post on all three social media channels, only one of the three is required to ensure you are entered into the contest. ALSO, please download and print the Tour Passport from our website. Complete the information and email to parks-rec@urbandale.org to notify us that you have entered the contest via social media.

Instagram Guidelines:

1) Tag @UrbandaleParksnRec
2) Must use hashtag #32Parks90Days
3) Sign of Park must be visible in the picture
4) Social Media Profiles who are "Private," we are unable to see your photos. Please set your profile to "Public" for the contest.
5) Must be following @UrbandaleParksnRec 
**This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Instagram.**

Twitter Guidelines:

1) Tag @UrbandalePandR
3) Must use hashtag #32Parks90Days
4) Sign of Park must be visible in the picture
5) Must be following @UrbandaleParksnRec

Facebook Guidelines:

1) “Like” Urbandale Parks and Recreation on Facebook
3) Tag
Urbandale Parks and Recreation on Facebook
4) Post photo on Urbandale Park and Recreation’s Facebook Page
5) Sign of Park must be visible in the picture
**This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook.**

Winner Notification:

Winners of the “32 Parks in 90 Days” contest will be posted at the Urbandale Parks and Recreation office with the list of names and/or social media handles. Those providing us with an email address – via the Tour Passport – will also receive an email. Please pick up all prizes by July 31, 2017.

Questions:

Contact the Parks and Recreation Office at 278-3963