The below events will be rewarded with participation tickets that they can put into the prize drawings at the event. You must be fully registered for and attend the event to participate in the prize drawings. Dream Big and All Your Dreams Come True package holders get double participation tickets on Saturday & Sunday.
Note, we are lowering the overall number of participation tickets this year a bit. Something that might have been 25 tickets in past years would now be 5-10. These changes are across the board so your tickets, though lower in number, still have the same chance of winning.
Sweet Treat Scavenger Hunt – This will now take place on Saturday during the event.
Room Decorating – Decorate your room in the theme and get 10 participation tickets per person registered to the room (no more than 4). Sign up at registration so we will know to stop by your room and check it out.
Activity Stations – We want to make two scrapbooks and cards for Mrs. Petersen and Mae Hopke. For every item you complete you will receive 10 participation tickets. We will be having a theme of Aloha for Mae Hopke’s book and Dreams for Mrs. Petersen’s.
Games – Earn participation tickets for various games throughout the event.
Random Giveaways – You will have the chance to earn random tickets throughout the event. Lots of opportunities!
Theme related – If you wear something theme related on Saturday, you will earn tickets. Examples are mouse slippers, pajamas or robe, aloha shirts, I Love WFF shirts, Boston shirt, Car shirt, Candy jewelry, etc…
Echoes of Hope Supply Drive – Most kids dream of going to college, but what if you are a foster child with no one to help with your education? Echoes of Hope helps emancipated foster youth attend college. Bring an item from the following list and receive 5 tickets for each type of item… Backpacks, Duffel Bags, Notebooks, Folders, Binders, Pens, Mechanical Pencils, Highlighters, Pencil Pouches, Post-it Notes, Index Cards, Flash Drives, New Towels, Soap & Body Wash, Deodorant, Shampoo & Conditioner, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Floss, Hand Sanitizer, Body Lotion, Razors, Shaving Cream, Tissues, Pain Relievers, Shower Caddies, Toiletry Bags, Gift Cards (groceries & restaurants). Keep your receipts at Echoes of Hope is a 501(c)3 tax deductible organization. Bring these to registration on Friday night or drop off on Saturday during the breaks with the Participation crew.
Mini Displays – We will be having a segment on miniatures and how to use them with our mice! Bring a small enclosed display of miniatures you display with your mice, we would love to have it on exhibit where people can see how it enhances them. Ten participation tickets for each display will be given. Bring them Saturday morning to the contest/games drop off.
Sunday Funday – No voting involved, but make something fun to show on Sunday morning that is theme related, such as making a mouse bumper sticker for your car, writing a short story or poem, making a vacation postcard of a tropical mouse getaway, etc.