Local Easter egg hunts happening soon, find one near you

Published 10:00 am Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Easter’s nearly here, meaning there will be ample opportunities for Easter egg hunts in the community.

On Saturday, April 9, LaGrange First Methodist will host a free, community Easter egg hunt at Southbend Park in Downtown LaGrange. The event will begin at 10 a.m. The church will have more than 5,000 eggs hidden for children ages 11 and under, as well as prize baskets, candy and activity stations for the entire family to enjoy. Rumor has it that the Easter Bunny will be making an appearance too.

Also on April 9, Queen Rae Lash Collection will host an Easter pop-up shop and egg hunt from noon to 5 p.m. at 210 Daniel St. in LaGrange. This event will feature giveaways, candy bags and other refreshments. There will also be three basket giveaways for Easter. Interested vendors should call Raven Gates at (678) 876-6330. Vendor prices are $40.

On Saturday, April 16, Community Bank and Trust will host a community-wide Easter egg hunt at Southbend Park from 11-1 p.m. All children ages 10 and under are welcome to come to enjoy this community Easter Egg Hunt of 20,000+ eggs for only $3 per admission. Admission only needs to be purchased by those children wishing to participate in the egg hunt. The admission fee goes toward Toys for Tots of LaGrange. There will also be $2,000 in cash prize eggs, food trucks, bounce houses, a DJ, shaved ice truck, face painting and a balloon artist. A build-a-bunny station will also be available for children for $10.  Tickets can be purchased online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/community-easter-egg-hunt-10-and-under-tickets-294008857407.