The VIAOSTRAVA 750 game is organized as part of the celebrations of the 750th anniversary of the first written mention of Ostrava. There are exciting prizes awaiting the winner including a luxurious cruise in the Mediterranean. The competition began on 1 May and participants will face 30 questions and tasks. The highlight will be big public finals during the Festival in the Streets.
Anybody can participate on this fun trivia game, no matter the age – from children to seniors. The first round consists of questions about 30 specific locations in Ostrava. After answering all the questions correctly, players advance to the next round and this time have to complete a practical task. In order to solve it, they have to visit particular place and search for clues that will guide them to the solution. This makes the game suitable also for families – they can transform the search for the answers into a family trip. Hints related to the questions can be found in publications about the city, both those already published and those that will be published on the occasion of the 750th anniversary of the city. Clues can also be found in the Ostrava City Museum at the exhibition dedicated to the history of Ostrava. It is up to the contestants to find the right answers. The Museum, Archives, or City Hall employees will not answer the questions from the quiz.
The highlight of the game will be the public finals on 30 June during the Festival in the Streets. The ten most successful contestants will compete for valuable prizes, such as a cruise in the Western Mediterranean for two, Euroweekend by plane for two or Euroweekend in a four-star hotel.
Contestants can register for the game at www.ostrava750.cz and can enter the game any time, but no later than 27 June.