Easter activities abound in and around Salt Lake City.
Don’t be late for the egg hunts; most start promptly and end about 30 seconds later as the kids feverishly scoop up the goods.
April 3, 2009 – Things get a little wet and wild at Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center‘s underwater Easter egg hunt, and participants can stick around after the hunt for some free swimming.
April 9, 2009 – The Willow Wood Care Center hosts its annual Easter egg hunt and holiday social, featuring an egg hunt for children ages 10 & under, a visit from the Easter Bunny, and refreshments for all.
April 10, 2009 – Teens can hunt for eggs under the cover of darkness during the teen flashlight egg hunt at the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center. Free pizza and soda are available prior to the hunt while supplies last, and free ice skating is offered after the hunt.
April 10, 2009 – Murray Park also hosts a teen flashlight egg hunt. Pizza, drinks, and donuts are provided while supplies last.
April 11, 2009 – Cottonwood Heights’ Easter egg scrambles take place at Butler Park. Kids can visit with the Easter Bunny before and after the egg hunts. Families should plan to stick around after the hunts for a kite festival (weather permitting).
April 11, 2009 – Borders stores nationwide are hosting a Kids’ Spring Fling, offering kids opportunities to dress up in their Easter best, parade around to the tunes of Kidz Bop, make springtime crafts, join sing-alongs, and enjoy a story time full of Easter tales.
April 11, 2009 – After the egg hunt and egg decorating in Murray Park, families can walk to The Park Center (the rec center inside Murray Park) for an Easter egg splash in the leisure pool. This hunt is free for members of The Park Center, and only $1 for nonmembers.
April 11, 2009 – The Dimple Dell Fitness and Recreation Center hosts an egg hunt with a watery twist: Easter egg dives for kids ages 0 to 13. Advance registration is required, and admission is only $1.
April 12, 2009 – Snowbird hosts a non-denominational Easter sunrise service on Hidden Peak, followed by an egg hunt on the Chickadee Run. Arrive before 6:20am for the best chance at catching a tram ride to the service. Easter Brunch is served in the Cliff Lodge’s Atrium Restaurant and Aerie Restaurant; call for brunch reservations.
April 16, 2009 – Families can head to Kearns Library for Pascua/Easter, an opportunity to play Easter games, make spring crafts, and learn about the origins of some of the unusual traditions associated with Easter.
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