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Detroit Month of Design Treasure Hunt

Support local small businesses, join in the fun & win fantastic prizes!


The Specifics

During the Detroit Month of Design, those who collect the most points have the highest chance to win a variety of prizes! Gift cards to participating business range from $25 to $300! 

Think of it like a raffle, the more points you have, the more tickets with your name on them go in the spinner!


Winners will be notified via email following the Month of Design Closing Weekend.

How To Earn Points!


Complete the Crossword

​Earn 15 points by filling out the crossword. You'll need to visit the businesses to get the answers. Hang on to your Program Guide, you'll need it to show us at the end of the contest.

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Step 2

Additional Business Stops

Collect 2 points for each selfie taken with the Program Guide at businesses listed on page 25. Must have program guide in hand! 
Pro Tip: There are more businesses listed than appear in the crossword! 

Step 3

Street Decals

Gain 10 points by photographing yourself with all four Detroit Month of Design street decal designs across the city.
Post these to your IG grid using the hashtag 

Step 4

Do It All

Rack up a total of 50 points by completing all the tasks mentioned above!
Also: Get 5 extra points by sharing your Treasure Hunt experience on Instagram using the hashtag #MonthofDesignTreasure

How to win!

Bring your:
  1. Completed Crossword
  2. Photos of Business Stops
  3. Photos of Street Decals
to the Month of Design table at the
Closing Weekend Party at Spotlite
on Saturday, September 30 between 2pm-7pm.

Can't make it?
Email us a photo of your completed crossword to & post your business stops + street decal images on social media using the hashtag #MonthofDesignTreasure

P.S. Don't post photos of your completed crossword online - it ruins the fun, disqualifies you from the contest, & bums us out.

Prize Previews: Shop Sip & Eat



Pewabic, Garden Bug, 27th Letter Books, Flamingo Vintage, Parker Ave Knits, Professional Racquet Services, Art in Motion

$25 Gift Cards

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La Ventana, Black Coffee Cafe, Motor City House of Java, Eastern Market Brewing Company, House of Pure Vin

$10-$25 Gift Cards



Warda, Sister Pie, Milk+Froth, Waffle Cafe, Sweet Potato Sensations, Good Cakes & Bakes, Detroit Vegan Soul, Kuzzo's

$25 Gift Cards

Grand Prizes

Collect as many points as you can for the chance to win one of our Grand Prizes. 

There are only one of each in the mix - good luck! 
Good Neighbor
$100 Gift Card
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