The Haunt is On, Party City Launches Haunted Town Scavenger Hunt Across America

Over 100 ‘Yorrik’ skeletons will be hidden nationwide, giving shoppers the chance to win spooky prizes ahead of Halloween

ELMSFORD, NY, September 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Spooky season is upon us! party town, the global celebration category leader kicks off Halloween with the launch of the Yorrik Scavenger Haunt Sweepstakes. On friday september 9 and Saturday September 10Party City will hide over 100 life-size skeletons in some of the country’s most haunted cities.

YorrickThe life-size articulated skeleton and Party City’s Halloween mascot will make special appearances at the following locations to celebrate the 50-day countdown to Halloween weekend:

  • Baltimore, MD
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Chicago, IL
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Portland, OR
  • Salem, MA
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Savannah, Georgia
  • St. Augustine, Florida

Those who dare to find Yorrik and his group will be invited to scan QR codes for a chance to win over 100 scary-good prizes and learn more about our mischievous mascot, Yorrik. Prizes include Yorrik & Family Prize Packs, Party City Gift Cards, Glam Boneyard Party Packs and more. Not traveling to a haunted place soon? Consumers can register by email to receive notification about the contest and visit for more information.

“Halloween is all about fun and playfulness, and our mascot Yorrik knows that better than anyone,” said Odette Welling, Vice President of Halloween at Party City. “We are obsessed with Halloween at Party City and are beyond excited to offer consumers an engaging and interactive way to kick off the season and the official countdown to Halloween weekend. We can’t wait to see how many people will find Yorrik in each of these spooky towns.”

Multimedia assets for the Yorrik Scavenger Haunt contest are available here.

For more ghostly inspiration, visit PartyCity.comand follow #PartyCity and #WheresYorrik on Facebookand @PartyCity on instagram, Twitterand pinterest.

About Party City

Party City Holdco Inc. (PCHI) is a global leader in the party industry. A vertically integrated designer, manufacturer, distributor and retailer, PCHI offers party supplies in over 100 countries worldwide.

PCHI team members demonstrate a daily commitment to the company’s brand purpose: to inspire joy by making it easy for customers to create lasting memories by connecting them to everything they need for the many celebrations. of life.

PCHI operates several business divisions, including the retail division and the consumer products division. On the retail side, Party City ( is a leading omnichannel retailer in the celebration category, operating more than 800 company-owned and franchised stores across America. Other Halloween City ( pop-up displays are also located throughout North America seasonally. The consumer products group includes design and manufacturing entities Amscan, an industry leader in multi-celebration goods and costumes, and Anagram, a dominant player in balloons.

PCHI is headquartered in Elmsford, NY with additional locations across the Americas and Asia.

SOURCE Party City

Joseph K. Bennett