Where’s Waldo Local

The mysterious man in stripes has been here!

In fact he just spent the entire month of July in 20 Local First Utah Salt Lake city businesses including The King’s English. The infamous Waldo of the Where’s Waldo books got a great tour of the city.

In celebration of his 25th birthday we held a citywide scavenger hunt for Waldo, starting right here at the bookshop. With the help of 19 other enthusiastic businesses, we challenged kids and families to locate Waldo in some great hiding places across the city and the offered a change to win some fantastic prizes for their detective efforts.

Congratulations to the winner of our grand prize, announced at the Waldo Finale on July 31.

And a special thanks to the participating stores who harbored the elusive character in their shops:

Mazza Middle Eastern Cuisine
Tony Caputo’s Food Market & Deli
Babinski’s Baby
Red Butte Café
The Blue Plate Diner
Cactus and Tropicals
Harmon’s Emigration Market
Eggs in the City
Liberty Heights Fresh
Mini’s Cupcakes
Trifecta Design
Pipers Quilts and Comforts
Este New York Style Pizzeria
Tower Theater
Dolcetti’s Gelato
Sugar House Barbeque Company
Walls–Wallpaper and Interior Design Shop
Beans and Brews
The Library Store

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