P Street Week
A Grand Re-Opening Celebration
October 8-15, 2014
Thanks to all those who joined in the P Street District grand re-opening celebration that included a week of events, music, competition, prizes and FREE parking!
P Street Week Discovery Pass
P Street Week Discovery Passes were handed out at the Downtown Lincoln Info Booth at Tower Square during P Street Week from 11 am to 4 pm from October 8th to 15th.
The Discovery Pass included a map of all the P Street District destinations, a schedule of P Street Week events, 75 P Street District Discovery Challenges and was also a FREE ticket to parking during the week.
P Street Week Discovery Challenges
To encourage P Street District exploration, the Discovery Pass includes 75 challenges or “discoveries” to help guide visitors as they browse the District. Discoveries come in different forms, including scavenger items, trivia & bravery.
You can either complete your the on your Discovery Pass and hand it in at Tower Square to enter your discoveries
-or- fill out this ONLINE FORM by October 15th at 7pm.
There are three ways to complete each discovery:
1. Taking a picture and positing it to Instagram
2. Posting pictures and answers on Twitter
3. Posting pictures and answers on Facebook.
You must tag #discoverPst in all of your posts to receive credit for the discovery.
*If you don't use social media, discoveries can be written down in the Discovery Pass
P Street Week Prizes
There are several ways to earn prizes during P Street Week:
1. #PeopleOfPst T-Shirt Prize:
Everybody who participates will get a chance to win a free P Street District T-Shirt (While supplies last) handed out at Tower Square during P Street Week. T-Shirts have five color options, highlighting the colors of the district and represent the various #PeopleOfPst.
- Blue- Downtown Lincoln / Visitors
- Red- NW Lincoln / UNL Students
- Black- NE Lincoln
- Green- SW Lincoln
- Orange- SE Lincoln
We encourage you to get your free T-Shirt and represent what part of town you are from (If you want to wear your favorite color instead, we won't hold it against you)
2. Scavenger Prizes (A drawing for those who complete 10 or more P Street Week Discovery Items)
This drawing will include various smaller valued Downtown & P Street District Business Gift Cards, gifts and T-shirt items.
3. Junior Explorer Prizes (A drawing for those who complete 20 or more P Street Week Discovery Items)
This drawing will include larger valued Downtown & P Street District Business Gift Cards, and P Street District business merchandise.
4. True Person of P Grand Prize (A drawing for those who complete 40 or more P Street Week Discovery Items)
The Grand P Street District Package drawing includes: A Night at the Embassy Suites, Annual Membership to the Lincoln Children's Museum, 1 Month Membership to the YMCA, a $100 Downtown Gift Card. (Stay tuned for additional Grand Prize Package Items)
Park & Go FREE Parking
Participants in P Street Week will be eligible for free parking in the four P Street District Park & Go garages: University Square, Larson Building, Que Place and Market Place. To get free parking, participants will simply show the parking attendant their P Street Week Discovery Pass once they exit the garage. (Note: Promotion does not apply at Que Place on October 9th, 11th & 14th due to Lied Center Event Parking)
Tower Square Event Schedule
|Wednesday||October 8||4:30 PM||P Street District Grand Re-Opening Ribbon Cutting with City of Lincoln's Mayor Chris Beutler|
|Thursday||October 9||Lincoln Calling at Tower Square|
|Thursday||October 9||5:00 PM||Blet: https://www.facebook.com/bletmusic|
|Thursday||October 9||6:00 PM||Freakabout! https://www.facebook.com/FREAKABOUTband|
|Friday||October 10||Lincoln Calling at Tower Square|
|Saturday||October 11||10:00 AM||Yoga at Tower Square: Presented by YMCA & Threads-Footloose & Fancy|
|Sunday||October 12||2:00 - 7:00 PM||Party in the Parks at Tower Square|
|Tuesday||October 14||3:30 PM||Lincoln Children's Museum presents: "Spooky Theatre--an Elementary Camp Performance."|
|Wednesday||October 15||6:30 - 7:30 PM||Brooks Run from Tower Square: Presented by Lincoln Running Company|