Shifting Gears Scavenger Hunt & Auto Show October 23rd, Lake Wheeler - Raleigh, NC

Oct 18, 2010, 12:58 ET from Mothers Against Drunk Driving NC

8:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.

Presented by Mothers Against Drunk Driving of NC (MADD) & Piedmont Classic Chevrolet Car Club or

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Shifting Gears Scavenger Hunt & Auto Show event of the year is quickly approaching.  The Scavenger Hunt  is a novelty event designed for puzzle enthusiasts or anyone who wants to have fun! The event is a family-friendly event with activities such as a kids zone, safety fair and auto show throughout the day.  The concept of this event is similar to the popular TV show "The Amazing Race" with a few extras added in.  MADD's Shifting Gears Scavenger Hunt is a fun, innovative and novelty event which involves clues and puzzle solving as a way to identify checkpoints along the course route.  The hunt should take less than 2 hours to complete.

This year's car show is in partnership with the Piedmont Classic Chevrolet Club and is open to all makes and models.  Awards will include: Best Ford, Best Chevy, Best Truck, Best Non-Chevy, Ladies Choice, Directors Choice and much more. Dash plaques will be available to the first 150 cars registered.

Event Festivities include:

  • Kids Area with rides and games
  • Safety Zone featuring all branches of law enforcement  
  • Simulators and interactive events
  • Auto show featuring classic cars of various years
  • And much, much more...

Did you know??

  • NC Ranks 6th in the Country for Drunk Driving Deaths.
  • NC averages over 80,000 DWI arrests annually.
  • Between the ages of 4-34 traffic crashes are the number one cause of death and 37% of the crashes are alcohol related.
  • 3 out of 10 Americans will be involved in an alcohol related traffic crash.  

For more information call  (919) 787-6599 and ask for Craig Lloyd or Lori Brown,

Event address: Lake Wheeler Park - 6404 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh NC

SOURCE Mothers Against Drunk Driving NC