It’s a West Valley Easter Guide!
Easter is one of the most important holidays in our home. For us it’s a day that represents Hope. We love coming together with friends and family and celebrating this special day. As with any celebration we LOVE activities that get our kids involved. For us this means family time and opportunities to talk about the true meaning of Easter. We have put together a list of Easter celebrations all around The Valley for you! We hope that you enjoy one of these festivities in our West Valley Easter Guide.
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The world Famous Rawhide Steakhouse hosts a delectable Easter Buffet on Sunday, March 27th from 10:00am – 5:00pm. Make your Easter reservations at (480) 502-5600 or email [email protected]. Rawhide admission is free, parking is $5 Adults $21.95 +tax Children (4-12) 9.95 +tax.
Peoria’s 40th Annual Dolly Sanchez Memorial Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 26 8am – 12pm. There are candy hunts for eight different age groups and one for individuals with disabilities. Highlights of the event will include a petting zoo, pony rides, make-and-take crafts, face painting, carnival games, fun inflatables, and much more! Admission and parking are free when you bring canned food to benefit the St. Mary’s/Westside Food Bank Alliance. Some activities require a nominal fee. Food and beverages will also be available for purchase.Peoria Sports Complex.
Easter Island Egg Hunt Paddle (Sat Apr 4).
Bring your kayak, canoe, raft or paddle-board, and paddle out to Easter Island, where you will be treated to an egg hunt. 3-4:30pm. $6/vehicle; $2/paddle craft. Lake Pleasant Regional Park, 41835 N Castle Hot Springs Rd, Peoria. 602-372-7470 x211 or maricopa.gov/parks
Dave and Busters Glendale
Enjoy Breakfast with the Bunny March 27th 9am-12pm
Easter Bunny Photos at Westgate Entertainment District
Visit Westgate Entertainment District March 11 through March 26 in Fountain Park near the AMC Theatre for a free downloaded photo with the Easter Bunny and gift (while supplies last). Photo packages are also available for purchase. Photo will be offered Monday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Sundays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. A special reminder: the bunny takes its carrot break from 3:30 to 4 p.m.
The Spring Egg-Strava-Ganza is back featuring Mr. & Mrs. Bunny, Inflatables, Face Painters and Clowns! The egg hunt is available to all ages and is free for the entire family. 8 Acres Park 15960 N Bullard Ave. Saturday March 26th 7:30 – 10:00AM Hunt Schedule:: 8:00AM 2 yr & under, 8:20AM 3-4 yrs, 8:40AM. 5-6 yrs, 9:00AM 7-8 yrs, 9:20AM 9-10 yrs, 9:40AM all ages
Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday March 19th 9:00am-1:00pm Gentry Park. Egg Hunts for All ages. Free photo’s with the Easter Bunny! Arts and crafts, petting zoo, carnival rides, music and food. Fun for the whole family.
March 19th in Buckeye! Sundance Park in Buckeye will have egg hunts every half hour beginning at 9:30 a.m. A special egg hunt for age 2 or younger runs from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. There also will be bounce houses, pony and train rides, a petting zoo, carnival games, face painting and much more. You also can decorate eggs and get professional photos taken with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny.
Saturday, March 26 (9am – 12pm) The Wigwam’s Egg Roll & Easter Festival features an Easter Egg roll on the front lawn, games, music, crafts and live entertainment. Guests are encouraged to bring their camera to capture the special moment with the Easter Bunny.
Also at The Wigwam Resort. Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and Friends March 26th 8am-11am. Adults $25 Children (3-12) $15.
Wildlife World Zoo, Aquarium & Safari Park will be holding their annual Easter egg hunt March 26 & 27! Kids 7 and under at 1:30 and kids all ages at 3:30 can hunt for Easter eggs in our park. Free with admission.
10:30 a.m. Special Needs Children/those who need assistance , 11:00 a.m. Children 4 years of age and younger (must be able to walk independently), 11:30 a.m. 5 to 8 year olds, 12:00 p.m. 9 to 12 year olds – Remember to Bring an Easter Basket. Games, Prizes, Visit from the Easter Bunny, Crafts, Free Food Veteran’s park 8601 W. Van Buren Rd.
Visit the fountain outside Barnes & Noble at Desert Ridge Marketplace between March 11 and March 26 (Mon-Sat:: 11am to 8pm and Sun:: 11am to 6pm) to snap a pose with the Easter Bunny. Families will receive one free downloaded photo and a free gift. Photo packages are also available for purchase.
On Easter Sunday from 10am – 4pm at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, Easter brunch and resort guests are invited to Bunny Palooza: a new springtime Easter playground for the whole family. This event will feature live music from Grammy–nominated children’s artist Secret Agent 23 Skidoo, performances by high-energy entertainers Something Ridiculous, a Ferris wheel bounce slide, petting zoo, pony rides, rock climbing wall, hourly Easter egg hunts, photos with the bunny and more.
Spend Easter morning at Chaparral Suites Scottsdale. 1,000 eggs hidden all throughout the 15-acre resort, starting at 9:30am. After the hunt, eat up with an Easter Brunch prepared by award-winning Chef John du Toit. ($55 for adults, $27 for children ages 8 to 12, children 7 and younger are free) The Easter egg hunt, open to hotel guests and members of the public, will begin on the Silverman Terrace. Twelve eggs will be stuffed with major prizes like free brunches and dinner at the resort. The resort will host a plethora of activities like a meet and greet with the bunny, face painting, and a small petting zoo with baby bunnies.
Don’t waste the beautiful springtime in doors. Get out and visit The Farm at South Mountain for Easter brunch, Sun., March 27. Munch on delicious food from the buffet and snap some photos with the Easter Bunny, who will be making a special appearance! (He might even have some treats!) Don’t forget the camera, parents. Make reservations online.
Stop in at the American Girl store at Scottsdale Quarter, Sun., March 20, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. and 10 to 11 a.m. to share a sunny brunch with your girl and the Easter Bunny. Remember the occasion with a 5×7 photo with the bunny. Tickets are $25 and reservations are required. This event is for girls 3 and older.
Roxie’s Easter Egg Hunt
(Sat-Sun Mar 19-20). All ages. Tour a working dairy farm and enjoy an egg hunt and activities at Roxie’s Playground. Tours at 9:30am, 11:15am & 1pm. $9/person. Reservations required. Shamrock Farms, 40034 W Clayton, Stanfield. 602-477-2462 or shamrockfarms.net
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