General Information

It's the Great Kolacky Pursuit - Montgomery's Kolacky Days Medallion Hunt!  The Finder wins a Kolacky Days Prize Pack that includes $100 Monty Bucks!!!

The FIRST Clue will be read on KCHK Radio on Monday, July 23, 2018 at around 8:45 am during the Kolacky Days interview.  The clue will then be posted on our social media outlets, our website at, and at the Montgomery Messenger Office.   Each additional clue will be read aloud around 8:45 am on KCHK Radio during the week and posted by 9:30 am each day, beginning Tuesday, July 24, 2018 on our social media outlets, our website at, and at the Montgomery Messenger Office.  Friday morning is the last clue if required. 

Official Rules & Guidelines

  1. The medallion is hidden on public property in an easily accessible place within the city limits of Montgomery.  It is NOT located at the Veteran’s Memorial Park.  Stay off of private property or school grounds. 

  2. It is not necessary to damage or destroy any property to find the medallion.  Any damage to land and property is strictly prohibited and grounds for disqualification.   

  3. Clues will be posted online, announced on the air and found in print no later than 9:30 a.m. each day.  Clues will be posted on our social media outlets, at the Montgomery Messenger Office, and over KCHK Radio each day. 

  4. If more than one person finds the medallion, the reward will be split among all the finders.

  5. There is no age restrictions and the medallion hunt is open to everyone except Montgomery Area Community Club board members, Montgomery Messenger employees, and KCHK employees and all of their immediate families.

  6. Knowingly, and at your own risk, you hereby apply to enter an athletic contest that is intended to hunt for and retrieve the medallion if you look and so hereby waive and release all claim to damages that you may incur as a direct or indirect result of your participation in this event against the City of Montgomery, Montgomery Area Community Club Inc., KCHK Radio, Montgomery Messenger or any employee, official, or elected officer of these organizations for said injuries.

  7. There is no cost for this event. 

  8. Have fun!  Make this is a memorable experience for yourself and the community.  Conduct yourself in a manner that would make your babička (grandmother) proud.  Good Luck!

  9. If for some reason the medallion is found by mistake, or prior to the first clue being read, the medallion must be returned to the Montgomery Area Community Club and we will announce a change in the contest. 

  10. In case you find the medallion, call or text to (612-203-7824) – Please call during respectful hours between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m.

  11. If you win, you must agree to be publicly named along with the possibility of an on-air radio interview, your photo and name(s) on various local websites and a picture and write up for the paper. 

  12. In the event the medallion is not found, the hunt will conclude on Monday, July 31, 2017 at 8:00 am. The prize will roll over to next year.

  13. When the medallion is found and the Montgomery Area Community Club has been notified, notice will be posted on Facebook and posted at the Montgomery Messenger.  


  • 2017 - Sara Gaul


Clue 1: Monday, July 23, 2018

Clue 2: Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Clue 3: Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Clue 4: Thursday, July 26, 2018

Clue 5: Friday, July 27, 2018

Thank You

The Montgomery Area Community Club would like to thank the following for helping get the word out across Minnesota Czech Country!  Thank you KCHK Radio and the Montgomery Messenger!