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Get Ready for Emporia's First Puzzle Competition!

Emporia Main Street, Trox Gallery & Gifts, and the Lyon County History Center are calling all Piece Seekers for a groovy night of puzzling entertainment!

Teams of 1 to 2 people can enter the Solo or Couples Division ($30 entry fee) or team of 3 to 4 can enter in the Team Division ($50 entry fee). 

  • Check in will be from 5:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. on the 3rd floor of the History Center. The competition will start at 6:00 p.m.
  • Each team will receive the same puzzle wrapped in brown paper to start the competition. Puzzles are 500 pieces.
  • The clock will start at 6:00 p.m. and teams will have 2 hours to complete their puzzle.  When a team finishes their puzzle, they will hold up their flag to signal they are finished. An official time keeper will check their puzzle to confirm completion.
  • Prizes will be given to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each division. All teams will get to keep their puzzle.
  • Teams are allowed to bring in their own sorting trays, mats, or battery operated lighting (table lights or head lamps). Teams can also bring in their own snacks and beverages.

Prizes for Solo and Couples Division:

1st Place: $60 in Emporia Main Street Gift Certificates.
2nd Place: $45 in Emporia Main Street Gift Certificates.
3rd Place: $30 in Emporia Main Street Gift Certificates. 

Prizes for Team Division:

1st Place: $100 in Emporia Main Street Gift Certificates.
2nd Place: $75 in Emporia Main Street Gift Certificates.
3rd Place: $50 in Emporia Main Street Gift Certificates.

Registration is SOLD OUT! We hope to have a second event in the future!