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Citywide Rock/Paper/Scissors (Roshambo) Finals | San Carlos

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Friday, January 18, 2019 - 6:30 pm to 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Tierra Linda Middle School | Dartmouth Avenue, San Carlos, CA, USA

Week Of The Family 2019 | San Carlos

San Carlos will celebrate its 20th annual Week of the Family which sees hundreds of families come together for fun, free activities in the San Carlos neighborhood from January 18-January 26, 2019.

The goals of the San Carlos Week of the Family are to:

  • Strengthen family relationships
  • Provide families in our community the tools that help families
  • Promote family life
  • Honor and pay tribute to families
  • Encourage families serving families
  • Have lots of fun
Friday, January 18, 2019
Week Of The Family 2019 | San Carlos

They are having their seventh annual San Carlos City-Wide Roshambo (Rock, Paper, Scissors) Contest during the Week of the Family, with finals during Family Game Night at the Tierra Linda Middle School.

Both “at-large” finalists and school champions will participate in the finals. Prizes will be awarded. If you are interested in participating in the “at-large” division just come along and sign-up. Everyone can play and there are no age restrictions.


  • You and your opponent make a fist with one hand and tap it three times on the fist of the other hand (or another hard surface).
  • You and your opponent should both count the strokes out loud.
  • On the third tap you and your opponent should both make or “throw” your characterizations of either rock, paper, oROCK, PAPER, or scissors very distinctly, at the exact same time, so there is absolutely no mistake what you threw.
  • Winner is awarded 1 point for the winning throw. (Rock dulls/beats scissors, paper covers/beats rock, scissors cuts/beats paper.)
  • If you and your opponent “throw” the same character, no points are awarded.
  • A player must win two out of three throws to win a game and two games to win the match.

Event Details

Cost: FREE
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Fun & Games, Kids & Families
Address: Dartmouth Avenue, San Carlos, CA, USA

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