The Bridge Church to Drop 10000 Easter Eggs

  • The Bridge Church to Drop 10000 Easter Eggs

The Bridge Church to Drop 10000 Easter Eggs

"My favorite part was the face painting", Tyler Mills, 10, said. The Zoo is open at 9 a.m., with Easter activities beginning at 10 and running until 3 p.m.

Brothers Alexay, 5, and Jordan Hairston, 1, of Martinsville, are two of the children who had their pictures taken with the Easter bunny at the Pocket Park.

Spokeswoman Renée Boger-Cheifet saidearlier this week that the switch was to allow more time for a longer and bigger event, not because of President Donald Trump's visit.

Little girls dressed up in pastel colored dresses and bunny-shaped ears toddled around the park with a basket in one hand and Easter eggs in the other.

"They were excited that they were going to have another egg hunt", Paiz said about her children after they had an egg hunt at school earlier that day.

Magnolia Fire Department Assistant Chief Doyle Hatten says this is an effort to reach out into their community.

Also Saturday - Naperville Trinity Church of the Nazarene has both an Easter egg hunt and pancake breakfast for kids up to 4 grade. This was her first time enjoying the Easter egg hunt.

"This event is great for not only my kids, but kids across this community, the fact that the church is willing to do something fun for the kids to celebrate Easter is fantastic", said local resident Rasheda Wilson.

Over ten thousand eggs were scooped by kids at the third annual Operation Addy Easter egg hunt.

However, this year's event was slightly different.

Gate admission, egg hunt, Easter celebration and parking are all free.

But even if that didn't lead to everyone getting a golden egg or even just a couple, kids told us the reason for Easter is why they had a reason to smile today.

Hundreds of kids hunted for Easter eggs at the 2 annual "Eggcessable" Easter Egg Hunt at Cotant Park in Chubbuck.

Participants could also hop in the bunny-hop and compete in egg races.