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Where's Waldo Shop Local July 1st-31st

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Where's Waldo? In Oakhurst, CA & Coarsegold, CA of course!

The famous children’s book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting 25 different local businesses throughout our community this July for the 6th annual Where's Waldo? scavenger hunt! Pick up a “Find Waldo Local” passport at Branches Books & Gifts and collect stamps when you find the well-hidden Waldo at any of the participating businesses. Those who spot him can win prizes, including stickers, book coupons, and more.

“Find Waldo Local” is a great summer vacation activity, and a wonderful way for residents to support local business and the Shop Local movement.



Find Waldo Local is a great summer vacation activity and a wonderful way to support local businesses and the Shop Local movement in our community, participating businesses include:

  1. Branches Books & Gifts -
  2. Oakhurst Gift Works -
  3. Pak n Page -
  4. Cool Bean -
  5. Oakhurst Feed -
  6. Sierra Nevada Trading Co -
  7. Visit Yosemite/Madera County - Visitors Bureau -
  8. Western Sierra Nursery -
  9. North Shore Clothing -
  10. Enchanted Florist & Whatnots -
  11. Steve’s Pet Shop -
  12. Love Café -
  13. ec.lec.tic -
  14. Villains Collectibles -
  15. Wild Fig Kitchen (Coarsegold) -
  16. Big Kahuna Yogurt -
  17. Artifacts -
  18. Dorsey’s Hallmark -
  19. Children’s Museum -
  20. Alpenglow -
  21. Reimer’s-
  22. Dusty Trail Boutique (Coarsegold) -
  23. Enter Player One -
  24. Healthy in the Park (Coarsegold) –
  25. Annette & Joe’s Place / & More Beads and Things -

After you’ve found Waldo & filled your passport with 10 signatures or stamps, you can earn a free I FOUND WALDO button and after 20 signatures or stamps please fill in your name & contact info & bring it to the finale party on Tuesday, July 31 at 9:00 am to win prizes from participating Where’s Waldo Shop Local businesses!

There is no charge to participate, and the hunt lasts for the entire month of July. For more information about hunting for Waldo in Oakhurst, CA, call Branches Books & Gifts at (559) 641-2019.