Trivia and Scavenger Hunt Contests

west orange recreation department trivia contests & scavenger hunts

The West orange recreation department will be posting trivia contests and scavenger hunts to this page.  some of these activities will be virtual and can be completed from the comfort of your own home.  some will require site visits to complete the contest.  please check back for updates and results.


in a former life trivia contest

The object of this trivia contest is to name the business that used to be at the address given.  For example, 265 Prospect Avenue is currently a CVS but it used to be Pal's Cabin restaurant.  The contest will open on December 21st and the entry deadline is 4:30 pm on January 8th.  The ten submissions with the most correct answers will be entered into a random drawing to win a $50 gift certificate to a West Orange restaurant.  To enter the contest, please click this link - In A Former Life Trivia Contest

red light challenge

The object of this trivia contest is to map from Point A to Point B with the least amount of traffic lights using only roads within West Orange..  Please note this is a virtual contest, so you will only have to provide a description of the route taken.  Cutting through parking lots, shopping plazas, alleys, etc is not permitted.  All travel must be on streets in West Orange.  Blinking lights do not count.  Route 280 may not be used.  The ten submissions with the most correct answers will be entered into a random drawing to win a $50 gift certificate to a West Orange restaurant.  To enter the contest, please click this link - Red Light Challenge