This community event encourages youth and families to get outside, explore their community and get some excessive. The next event is in August 2021.

How to participate

During the month of August, try to find T-Rex while you are walking and rolling around Olympia, Tumwater, Lacey and Yelm! T-Rex is hiding in parks, windows, and public spaces all over our community!

When you find T-Rex, email a picture or a description of T-Rex’s hiding place to We will enter you in a weekly prize drawing. The more hiding places you submit, the better chance you have to win! Follow us on social media for hints and event updates!

Can I hide a T-Rex at my home or business?

Yes! Print a T-Rex using the link below. During the month of August, you can hide T-Rex at your house or business in a location visible to people walking and rolling. We'll provide a printable PDF on this web page. 

You Found T-Rex!

Throughout August 2020, T-Rex hid in parks, windows, and public spaces around Lacey, Olympia, Yelm, and Tumwater. Over 200 youth and families participated in the event. We hope you had fun finding T-Rex while getting outside, exploring your community and being active. We would like to thank those who participated in the event and the businesses and organizations who made it possible.

You found me!