Parks & Recreation

Posted on: February 2, 2018

Easter Eggstravaganza

Egg Hunt Logo

Meet the Easter Bunny and join in on the festivities on Saturday, March 24 at the Jimmy Burke Activity Center and grounds. Activities will be going on from 9am-12noon.

Bunny Bingo- from 9-10am. Each child may play one card per game at no charge. Parents are welcome to stay and assist their child. The Easter Bunny will be on hand for visits and pictures.

Sidewalk Chalk Picture Contest- Get in touch with your creative side from 9-10:15am where you can draw an Easter-themed masterpiece on the sidewalk. Awards for 1st-3rd place in each category: I Did it Myself for ages 6 & under, 7-12 years old and Family Category for at least one adult with one or more children.

Rubber Ducky Races- The fun will be from 9-10:15am. Send your little quacker to the finish line with the power of water.

Carrot Pull-Come to the Rabbit’s Garden to win a prize. Everyone wins! Only 1 pull per person please!

Egg Hunt- This is the main event with over 15,000 toy or candy filled eggs at 10:30am sharp!. Be sure to crack the eggs open before leaving as some have a certificate redeemable for a prize. One prize per child please! Ages 6 months- 9 years old. Please be aware there is no guarantee every child will get a prize. Those with extra prize certificates may give to someone who did not find one or bring them to the prize table for redistribution.

Don’t leave yet! The Art Park Players Reaction will rock the after party again this year from 11am-12noon with singing, dancing, games and giveaways!

You can also pet some animals, ride a pony, take a ride on the wagon train and get your face painted. All activities with the exception of the pony rides, petting zoo and wagon rides are FREE. Parents may only assist with 6 months-2 years for the Egg Hunt. Aggressive parents will not be tolerated! Please remember this is for the kids and is not a competition.

Pooch Hunt- Bring your doggie to hunt for eggs and take a jog at the 2K-9 Fun Run sponsored by Deer Park Animal Hospital. Pooch Hunt begins at 2pm at Ella and Friends Dog Park and is free. The Fun Run will begin at 2:30pm and registration is $10. If weather becomes an issue, Pooch Hunt will be moved indoors at the Jimmy Burke Activity Center.

In case of a weather-related event on March 24, the Egg Hunt only will be scheduled at 11am inside the Jimmy Burke Activity Center followed by the Art Park Players Reaction. Check for updates on Facebook that morning.

Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email