Mickey & Francis: An Epic Adventure

An Alberta Culture Days Scavenger Hunt

Join Mickey the Beaver and Francis the Pig, two beloved Red Deer icons, for a fun adventure for all ages, in celebration of Alberta Culture Days!

All September long, take part in a Downtown Red Deer Scavenger Hunt at your own pace, with FANTASTIC prizes up for grabs!

Your goal is to help Mickey and Francis find and scan all of the QR Codes hidden at significant landmarks throughout Downtown Red Deer. Help us search the hot spots and claim the Epic Rewards!

The Alberta Culture Days Scavenger Hunt is brought to you by:

A challenge for the WHOLE family!

QR Codes have been hidden at significant landmarks throughout the Kingdom of Downtown Red Deer. Follow clues to each location and complete fun photo challenges to earn trophies! Complete all ten challenges to enter the EPIC prize draw.

BONUS: Up to 8 lucky teams will also be instant winners with Mickey’s special “White Knight” Quests!

Mickey & Francis: An Epic Adventure will officially launch at 10:00 am on September 1st/2023 and participants (Quest Seekers) will have until 11:59 pm on September 30th/2023 to discover and scan all of the FACTS/QR codes. Scan them all and you will be entered to WIN amazing prizes, including the main prize valued at $250.00

How to Participate

Step 1


Create you or your team’s FREE Epic Quest Seeker profile.

Click here to register

Step 2


Between September 1 & 30, follow the clues to each “secret” locations and find the Mickey & Francis Epic Quest QR codes.

Step 3


Scan each unique QR code with your smart device. Each team will need a smart phone with a data plan.

Step 4


Complete one of two photo challenges at each stop to earn all 10 trophies and be entered to win the treasure!



Learn AND Earn! Fun for Everyone!

Bring yourself, your whole family, or a group of friends out for the Epic Adventure! Not only can you win fantastic prizes, but it’s also a great way to get outside, explore local hot spots, learn about Red Deer’s culture and history, and have fun!

  1. To enter this competition, all you must do is register yourself, or your group and make your FREE account to get started!
  2. Find the QR codes – they look like the image shown.
  3. Scan the QR codes using your smart device.
  4. After scanning, you will be asked to complete one of two challenges. Once done, you will earn a ‘trophy’ for that location. Collect all of the trophies to be entered into the Grande Prize draw.

By completing the Epic Quest, you could win one of three prizes: First place, the Grande Prize Pack ($250 value), 2nd place Prize Pack ($125 value), 3rd place Prize Pack ($75 value).

Additionally, you can win various bonus prizes (valued at $25) for finding Mickey the White Knights.

Mickey: The White Knight

This is Mickey the Beaver; the White Knight of this Epic Quest. We have sent him to help find the missing QR codes, but now he has gone missing too! If you can find him, you will be the instant winner of a one-time prize. All you need to do to participate is:

  1. Create your FREE Epic Quest Seeker profile
  2. Use website clues to figure out where the White Knight is located.
  3. Find and scan the QR code located on the White Knights shield.
  4. Claim your EPIC PRIZE!

For Rules and Regulations, click below. 


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