News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 20, 2012

Downtown Challenge set for Sept. 22

News Release

TERRE HAUTE — How well do you know downtown Terre Haute? Grab three of your fastest friends and find out on Saturday at the second annual Downtown Challenge. Presented by the Art Hoppers of the Swope Art Museum, the Downtown Challenge is a timed event that tests participants’ knowledge of Terre Haute.

The Downtown Challenge begins at Crossroads Plaza on Wabash in front of the Skygarden Parking Garage. Teams of four will receive clues that lead to downtown businesses and locations. Some locations will have additional challenges that teams must complete before proceeding to the next clue. The first three teams to complete the race will win cash prizes. Proceeds from the event benefit the Swope Art Museum.

Registration and check-in is at 5 p.m. at Crossroads Plaza. The race starts at 6 p.m. and ends at 8. Awards will be given out at 8:30 p.m.

The entry fee is $100 for a team of four. Teams may register online at or by contacting the Swope Art Museum at 812-238-1676.