There are tons of fun events happening in South St. Louis County and surrounding areas, including those in Crestwood, Fenton, Arnold, Pevely, Eureka and Kimmswick.
Check out the fun-filled Easter egg hunts and activities for kids happening in 2013.
On March 23rd at 10:00 a.m., an Easter egg hunt and visits with the Easter Bunny will take place in Whitecliff Park. Children ages 2 through 10 are welcome to participate at a cost of $2 for residents and $4 for non-residents. Tickets are available through March 21st and you must register in advance. For more information, call 314-729-4700.
The Arnold branch of the Jefferson County library will host two Easter egg hunts on Thursday, March 28th. The first group will hunt for eggs from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. and the second group will hunt from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. This event includes Easter storytime and a craft for children ages 3-12. Participants must register in advance. Contact Amy Held at 636- 296-2204 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Though not an Easter egg hunt, the Arnold Recreation Center will give children an opportunity to see the Easter Bunny. The recreation center is hosting a Breakfast with the Bunny event that will include breakfast, crafts and photos with the Easter Bunny. This event takes place on March 23rd with a choice of two times:
9:00 a.m. with 8:15 photo sitting
10:00 a.m. with 9:15 photo sitting
The cost for Breakfast with the Bunny is $10 per person and reservations are required. To save your spot, call 636-282-238.
On Saturday, March 30th, Fenton City Park will be the site of Fenton’s Easter egg hunt. The hunt runs from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and includes crafts, activities for kids and a visit with the Easter Bunny. For this event, there is a cost of $5.00 for residents and $6.00 for non-residents. To purchase tickets, visit RiverChase at 990 Horan Drive in Fenton or call 636-343-2080.
On March 23rd, there will be an Easter egg hunt at Pevely Park #1, which is located on Main Street, south of Pevely Elementary School. Registration begins at noon and the first egg hunt will begin at 1:00 p.m. Children will hunt for eggs with kids their own age, in the following age groups:
There are first, second and third place cash prizes in each age group and a raffle drawing for grand prizes. The Easter Bunny will also pay a visit from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. if parents want to take advantage of the photo opportunity. This is a free event.
The Eureka Parks and Recreation Department will host an Easter egg hunt on March 23rd at Drewel Park. Children can register beginning at 10:00 a.m. and the hunt will begin at 10:30. Children will be divided into the following age groups:
In addition to the Easter egg hunt, kids will enjoy lunch, crafts, face painting, cupcake decorating, seed-planting with the Good Earth Garden Club, and an up-close look at a fire truck.
To participate, children must bring a non-perishable food item. Attendance gifts will be awarded to the first 400 kids. If this event is rained out, it will be rescheduled for March 30th. For more information, call 636-938-6775.
The 2013 Kimmswick Easter egg hunt will take place on March 24th at 1:00 p.m. Children will hunt for eggs in the field by the Apple Butter Pavilion, hoping to find prize tickets inside their eggs. Then, kids will go from shop to shop to collect their prizes. The Easter Bunny will visit with kids and pass out special eggs for the adults.