Easter is on April 20, 2014, and there are a variety of fun activities throughout the Kansas City Metro that you and your family can attend in order to celebrate this joyous Spring holiday. One annual tradition for most families is an Easter egg hunt, which is especially fun when the weather’s cooperating. Here’s a list of some of the Easter egg hunts taking place around the Kansas City metro this Easter.
Antioch Community Church
Date: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 4805 Northeast Antioch Rd., Kansas City, MO
This event includes egg hunts for various age group, chips and hot dogs, free Easter bunny photos, and other fun activities is open to the public in the event will take place rain or shine.
LifePoint Church of Olathe: Cultivating Community
Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: 2080 E. 151st St., Olathe, KS
This event is open to the public and will include a petting zoo, bounce house, other games and crafts, plus an outdoor concert and free food.
Blue Springs Assembly Easter Egg Hunt
Date: Sunday, April 13th 2014, 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: 2501 N. East Duncan Rd., Blue Springs, Missouri
Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014
Price: $5 for egg hunt only
Powell Gardens has a variety of activities for families and children. Their annual breakfast at the Easter Bunny sold-out, but they still encourage families to come out and take part in the other activities throughout the day. They are Easter egg hunts starts at 11 AM and takes place on their front lawn, weather permitting. For families that are only attending the Easter egg hunt the fee is $5. Adults must pay garden admission and members of how Gardens are free. However even members must pay the $5 egg hunt fee per child.
Other activities as Powell Gardens include face painting, storytelling, coloring, paint a pot, and earth day activities.
Garrison Community Center
Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014, Noon to 3:00 PM
Location: Garrison Community Center, 1124 E. 5th St., Kansas City, MO
This free event also includes face painting, egg decorating, music, and games.
Westport Easter Speggtacular
Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 10:30 AM to noon
Location: Westport-Roanoke Community Center, 3601 Roanoke Rd., Kansas City, MO
This free event near Westport includes in egg magnet decoration, photos with the Easter Bunny, and egg races.
Heartland Center: Parkville, MO
Date: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 11 AM
Location: 16985 NW. 45 Highway, Parkville, Missouri
Price: Free for all families and kids up to sixth grade
This event will also feature photos with an Easter horse, s’mores, and camp activities.