Looking for a great Easter Egg Hunt for the children? Why not check out these local events being held this weekend. You will be sure to find something fun & exciting near you. The best part is that most events are free.
Saturday, March 31
Historic Rural Hill Egg Dyeing
Head out to the farm at Historic Rural Hill in Huntersville at 10am for a fun day of education as the staff demonstrates how everyday materials can be used to dye eggs for Easter! Students will have the chance to dye eggs using three methods, full soak, wax resist, and contact resist. Program cost is $15 per student (no cost for adults unless participating). Register for the event at www.ruralhill.net or call 704-875-3113. For more information, see the flyer.
The Great Easter Egg Roll
Get rolling at The Great Easter Egg Roll presented by Simon Kidgits Club. The event will be held at Symphony Park lawn, SouthPark Mall (2400 Sharon Road, Charlotte) between 10am and 12pm. The event will include an Egg Roll, Top Spin tennis courts for children under 10, miniature golf, Easter Bunny, games & prizes. Kidgits Club Membership ($5/year/child) is required for this event. You can join the club at simon.com/kidgits or at the Simon Guest Service desk at SouthPark Mall.
Concord Mills Easter
Join Concord Mills Kidgits Club for their Easter Event in the food court at Concord Mills (8111 Concord Mills) from 11am to 1pm. There is a $5 fee/year/child for joining Kidgits Club, which includes many events throughout the year.
Stumptown Park Easter Eggstravaganza
Take part in the Easter Eggstravaganza at Stumptown Park (120 South Trade St., Matthews) from 11am to 2pm and meet the Easter Bunny while enjoying refreshments, music, egg hunt, carnival, games & much more. Admission for children ages 2 and under is free, for ages 12 and under is $5. Tickets will be sold at the event. For more information you can call, 704-321-7275.
Zetas of Charlotte Annual Egg Hunt
The Zetas of Charlotte Benevolent Foundation bring their annual Easter Egg hunt for ages 3 to 11 along with the Sigmas of Charlotte. This event in celebration of Easter and spring will be held at Zetas of Charlotte house on 4248 Beatties Ford Rd. from 12 to 2pm. (Rain date is April 7th)
Indian Trail Easter Celebration
Participate in the Hop To It! Easter Egg hunt at Crossings Paths Park (120 Blythe Dr., Indian Trail) from 10am to 12pm. You can even have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny and hunt for the Easter eggs. The schedule for the egg hunt is as follows: ages 3 and under at 10:30am, 4 to 7 years at 11am and 11:30am for ages 8 and older.
Mooresville Annual Easter Egg hunt
Mooresville Recreation Department brings you its annual Easter Egg hunt at 2pm at N. Main Park (1474 N. Main Street). The hunt will be for children in grades K-3. For more information, contact 704-663-7026. (Rain date is April 1)
Tirzah Community Easter Eggstravaganza
Kids will enjoy the crafts and hunting for 1000 Easter eggs at the Tirzah Community Easter Eggstravanza at Tirzah Presbyterian Church, (7507 Tirzah Church Rd., Waxhaw) from 1 pm to 3 pm. All ages are invited to participate in the Easter Parade at 2pm.
Sunday, April 1
Gaston County Easter Egg hunt
Attend the Family Easter Egg Hunt (for ages 10 and under) at the Historic Square across from the Gaston County Museum (131 W. Main St., Dallas) at 1:30pm promptly. There will also be crafts, games & activities until 3pm.