Calling all parents!! With school letting out, we want this holiday to bring as little stress as possible! LCH Home Team has compiled this list of all the Easter Egg Hunts in Lafayette Parish so you can have all the fun in one place. There’s nothing better than to watch the excitement on your little one’s face as they find the “hidden” eggs in the grass. There will also be Easter Bunny sightings so keep your eye out!! Dates and times are listed below:
Friday March 25, 2016
UNITED WAY EASTER EVENT
The annual Easter Egg Hunt will start at 10am at 1503 Bertrand Drive Lafayette, LA. There will 1200 candy-filled eggs donated by the St. Jules Knights of Columbus. 2 of these are golden eggs, each containing a $25 gift card to Toys-R-Us! Bring your camera to get an "eggclusive" picture, with the Easter Bunny. Donate blood to receive an “All my Peeps Give Blood” t-shirt.
Contact: (337) 235-5433
Saturday March 26, 2016
METRO LIFE CHURCH EGGSTRAVAGANZA IN YOUNGSVILLE
From 1 pm to 3 pm, Metro Life Church will be hosting their first Eggstravaganza - Acadiana's Largest Egg Hunt. This event will be located at the Youngsville Sports Complex, 801 Savoy Road Youngsville. There will be fun for the whole family with activities for adults, special needs, and kids of all ages. There will also be food trucks, local vendors, fun jumps, face painting, giveaways, and the main event - an easter egg hunt with 50,000 Easter eggs! There’s separate fields for each age so no one gets run over! Hope to see you there.
Contact: 337-504-5004 or go to http://acadianaegghunt.com
SPRING POCK-OFF & EGG HUNT AT THE FARMERS MARKET
The Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market welcomes spring with an all day affair at the Horse Farm (2913 Johnston St). There’s not only an easter egg hunt, but many other activities to enjoy! 8 am Market opens. 9 am Egg Pâcques Competition (bring a hardboiled egg to participate). 10 am Spring Vegetable Gardening Workshop with Mark Hernandez. 10:30 am Natural Egg Dye Demonstration with Debra Taghehchian. 11 am Egg Hunt. **Parking will be available at the South College Center adjacent to the Horse Farm due to a temporary construction project at the Park's main entrance.
Contact: (337) 944-4167
SPRING EGGSTRAVAGANZA IN MAURICE
The 2nd annual Spring Eggstravaganza in Maurice will be held at the NVYAA ballpark from 11 am to 5 pm. Admission is $5 per person and ages 3 and under are free. Don’t miss out on the Easter bunny, games, crafts, music, bounce house, four egg hunts, egg decorating, relay races, pie and donut eating contest, frisbee golf course, petting zoo, and fun!! Then from 1 pm to 6pm Hubert Maitre with Donnie Broussard and Louisiana Stars will be performing on stage.
EASTER EGG HUNT
The 14th Annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Lafayette Parks and Recreation will be held at 10:00 a.m. at the Thomas Recreation Center, 300 Geraldine Dr. in Lafayette. There will be eggs, games, prizes, refreshments and more!
Contact: Sherry Mouton , 337-291-8370 or Greg Garbarino 291-5558.
CITY-WIDE EASTER EGG HUNT IN CROWLEY
This family event will be held from 1 pm to 3 pm at 159 Cherokee Drive in Crowley. The festivities include an Easter egg hunt, horseback rides, games, food, and pictures with the Easter bunny!! Admission is free but don’t forget your basket!