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Waldo Scavenger Hunt

Calling All Adventures!

The master of hide-and-seek returns to local merchants for the 7th annual "Where's Waldo" scavenger hunt. Kids and adults can both join in on the downtown fun. It's free!


At dozens of businesses in Downtown Knoxville, including familiar and new shops, restaurants, museums, and more.


July 1 – July 31, 2024


Visit any of the participating locations during the month of July to pick up your Waldo Passport. Collect a store stamp at each Waldo sighting and keep up the search. It's not just a game—it's a chance to make memories with loved ones, support local businesses, and celebrate the spirit of Downtown Knoxville!

Diligent seekers collecting 20 or more stamps can register to win gift cards and prizes—for both kids and adults. The first 400 spotters can also claim a "Found Waldo Knox" sticker at Union Ave Books, the Waldo Host Location.

WHERE'S WALDO? Here's where and when you'll find him!
[Locations Announced Soon]