A La Carte Tours Presents: Byward Market Unlocked
January 31, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Sunday, repeating until March 28, 2021
“A WALK THROUGH HISTORY”
Take a walk through history – from the early 19th century into the early 20th century – while solving puzzles that lead you (on foot) from one historic part of the Byward Market to the next. Learn about the Market’s past and get a taste of its present, with food and beverage samples and an introduction to some of the city’s tastiest establishments. Ending at a local brewery, beer lovers may also participate in an optional taste challenge (must be 19yrs or older).
Group Size: Minimum 2 / maximum 4 (1 social bubble only)
Time to Complete: 1hr 30 min
Age: 14yrs and older (with adult accompaniment)
IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE, AT LEAST ONE PERSON FROM EACH GROUP WILL REQUIRE A SMARTPHONE WITH DATA, FACEBOOK, AND FUNCTIONING QR CODE READER ON THEIR CAMERA APP (it’s an even better experience with more than one phone)
MAXIMUM 1 “SOCIAL BUBBLE” PER GROUP
THIS TOUR INVOLVES A GOOD AMOUNT OF WALKING OUTSIDE, INCLUDING ASCENDING / DESCENDING STAIRS OUTDOORS AND INDOORS
FACTOR 2 – 2.5 HOURS INTO YOUR DAY FROM ARRIVAL SAMPLES AND BRIEFING TO POST-PUZZLING BEER AND PRETZELS (INCLUDED)
WE RECOMMEND TAKING PUBLIC TRANSIT AS STREET PARKING IN THE BYWARD MARKET IS LIMITED TO 2 HOURS
11:30 am Check-in, snacks, and briefing at 55 Byward Market Square (the Market Building)
11:45 am Let the puzzling begin
1:15 pm Time’s up! Enjoy pretzels and an optional beer-tasting challenge at Lowertown Brewery. If you solve the beer tasting challenge, win 10% off at Lowertown Brewery.