Tigard/Beaverton-area Easter egg hunts this weekend
The Easter bunny is hop hop hopping his way to town this weekend and kids across the region will have plenty of opportunities to participate in egg hunts at spots across Beaverton, Tigard and Tualatin.
Heres a break-down of local Easter egg hunts.
A springtime family tradition, Alpenrose Dairys annual Easter Egg Hunt is one of the biggest west of the Mississippi River, according to the dairy.
The longstanding hunt enters its 54th year this Saturday, with prizes, including seven 6-foot-tall bunnies, plenty of candy and a grand prinze: a fun-filled family weekend stay and breakfast for four at Great Wolf Lodge in Centralia, Wash.
Kids ages 3–5 start at 10:30 a.m.Kids ages 6–8 join the fun at 12:30 p.m.
Alpenrose Dairy is located at 6149 S.W. Shattuck Road, in Portland.
Beaverton City Library
Eggs have been hidden all over the Beaverton City Library, 12375 S.W. 5th St., in Beaverton.
The Egg and Nest Scaventer Hunt runs from 1 to 5 p.m., Sunday, March 27. Kids ages 4 to 12 are encouraged to follow the clues and find them all.
For more information call 503-350-3600.
Cedar Hills Artisan Bazaar, Spring Egg Hunt & Pancake Breakfast
On Saturday, March 26, Beavertons Tualatin Hills Parks and Recreation District will celebrate the fifth annual Artisan Bazaar, egg hunt and pancake breakfast from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The breakfast includes eggs, sausage and fruit as well as Coffee Rush coffee. The cost if $5 for adults, $3 for children for the all-you-can-eat breakfast.
Three egg hunts will be held for kids, offering a generous number of prize eggs, according to THPRD
Parent and Child (ages 1-3): 10 a.m.
Ages 4-7: 11 a.m.
Ages 8-11: noon
Enrollment is $7 per child; pre-registration is required at thprd.org.
If you are looking for spring treats or basket fillers, check out the Spring Artisan Bazaar. The event will include more than 35 vendors, ranging from returning wooden toy maker PJ to a variety of jewelers, and Secret Dragon Collectibles with new glow-in-the-dark and three-headed dragons. Entry to the bazaar is free.
Garden Home Rec Center
You wont want to be late for this very important date!
From 11 a.m. to noon, the Garden Home Recreation Center, 7475 S.W. Oleson Road, will be the site of a fun Spring Egg Hunt. The hunt will be held rain or shine.
Bring your basket to fill with eggs and candy and be on the lookout for special prize eggs and an appearance from a very special bunny.
Hot chocolate and donuts will be provided.
The cost is $7.
For more information, call 503-629-6341.
Beavertons Schiffler Park on Southwest Erickson Ave., is hosting an egg hunt from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 26.
The event includes face painting, a raffle and prizes. The hunt will be divided into two searches, one for younger kids and one for older kids.
Coffee and donuts are provided.
City Egg Hunt
Hundreds are expected at the first ever Tigard Egg Hunt at Cook Park on Saturday for its first ever egg hunt.
More than 400 people have registered for the free event, according to the city.
The egg hunt will be held rain or shine from 9 a.m. to noon on March 26 at Cook Park, 17005 S.W. 92nd Ave., near Tigard High School.
Its the citys first foray into offering more recreation opportunities around town.
The hunt is open to children up to 10 years of age, and will include crafts and a visit from the big bunny himself.
This is a BYOB event Bring Your Own Basket.
Parking at the park is limited, so organizers encourage families to give themselves time to take local trails to access the park.
Egg hunt start times:
Age 0-3: 10 a.m.
Age 4-6: 10:20 a.m.
Age 7-10: 10:40 a.m.
Our Redeemer Church, Tigard
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church and School, 13401 S.W. Benish St., in Tigard, is offering a free Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 26, from 10 to noon, followed the following day with an Easter Breakfast and celebration at 9:30 a.m.
Tigard Christian Church
Tigard Christian Church, 13405 S.W. Hall Blvd., is hosting its annual Easter egg hunt from 1 to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 26.
But the celebration wont stop there. According to the churchs website, the event will offer plenty of games, snacks, and a presentation of the Easter story by Gospel Artists, featuring Angel Ocasio and Trudi Sang.
The church will offer an Easter breakfast on Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. The breakfast is free, but donations are accepted.
Tualatin Community Park
The annual Easter Egg Hunt returns Saturday, March 26 at Tualatin Community Park, 8515 S.W. Tualatin Road.
The hunt kicks off at 2 p.m. and serves as a fundraiser for the Tualatin Schoolhouse Pantry. Participants are asked to donate non-perishable items at the event.
Cash contributions and proceeds from popcorn sales will be used for Lions youth programs in Tualatin, particularly as scholarships for the Tualatin Police Departments G.R.E.A.T Summer Camp.
Hosted by the Tualatin Lions Club and Tualatin Troop 530, the event has taken place since 1976.
Lakeside Family Dentistry will off an Easter egg hunt at 9 a.m., Saturday, March 26.
The free family event will include prizes, food and a visit from the Easter Bunny! The free egg hunt is open to children age 0-11.
Wilsonvilles annual Egg Hunt begins runs 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 26.
Held at Memorial park, 8100 S.W. Wilsonville Road, the hunt will include more than 10,000 candy and prize-filled eggs mixed with prize coupons from local businesses and spread across the fields as children age 1 to 11 hunt for the perfect egg.