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2014 Easter Egg Hunts and Activities Around Seattle & King County Area

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Easter 2014 is Sunday, April 20th and we have the inside tips on tons of local activities and celebrations, like egg hunts around the Seattle and King County Area!

Find 2014 Easter egg hunt and other springtime activities for the following cities:

Bothell
Brier
Burien
Des Moines
Federal Way
Issaquah
Kent
Mercer Island
Normandy Park
Redmond
Renton
SeaTac
Seattle
Tukwila


Bothell
Evergreen Church & Northshore YMCA’s Community Egg Hunt
Where: Doug Allen Sportsfields
Cost: Free
Ages: All
When: Saturday, April 19th 8:30-11 am
Details: http://ourevergreen.org/reach-out/easter-egg-hunt

Children’s Easter Egg Hunt
Where: Emmanual Presbyterian Church
Cost: Free
Ages: All
When: Sunday, April 20th 11-11:30 after service
Details: http://www.epcbothell.org/calendar/tabid/4534/vw/3/itemid/6043/d/20140420/easter-egg-hunt-after-worship.aspx


Brier
Traditional Egg Hunt
Where: Brier Park
Cost: Free
Ages: 3 – 10
When: Saturday, April 19th 10 am
Details: Bring a can of food to help our local food bank. http://ci.brier.wa.us/community/pdf/egghunt0414.pdf


Burien
Spring SpEGGtacular
Where: Burien Community Center
Cost: $5-10/person
Ages: Families
When: Saturday, April 19th 9-11 am
Details: Must Pre-Register! http://www.burienwa.gov/Calendar.aspx?EID=1353&month=4&year=2014&day=19&calType=0


Des Moines
Des Moines Eggstravaganza
Where: Des Moines Beach Park
Cost: $5/person
Ages: Families
When: Saturday, April 19th 9-10 am
Details: http://www.desmoineswa.gov/Calendar.aspx?EID=198&month=4&year=2014&day=27&calType=0


Federal Way
Church of the Nazarene Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt
Where: 1525 SW Dash Point Rd Federal Way, WA
Cost: Free
Ages: Up to 12 years old
When: Saturday, April 19th 10 am – 12 pm
Details: http://www.federalwaynazarene.org/eggstravaganza-2014/index.html


Issaquah
Fox Hollow Farm Easter 2014
Where: Fox Hollow Farm
Cost: $10
Ages: Families, under 2 is free, $10-12 otherwise
When: Saturday and Sunday, April 19th & 20th, three egg hunts each day
Details: http://www.foxhollowfamilyfarm.com/#!easter/cn5h

Gilman Village Easter Eggstravaganza
Where: Gilman Village shops
Cost: Free
Ages: Families
When: Saturday, April 19th 11 am – 2 pm
Details: http://www.gilmanvillage.com/downloads/downloadfile.php?fileId=81


Kent
Riverview Community Egg Hunt
Where: Riverview Community Church
Cost: Free
Ages: Families
When: Saturday, April 19th 10:30 am SHARP
Details: http://www.rcckent.org/event-details/322933/1397921400

Kent Station’s Easter Egg Hunt and Scavenger Hunt
Where: Kent Station
Cost: Free
Ages: 0 – 12
When: Saturday, April 19th 10 am – 12 pm
Details: http://www.kentstation.com/Event/Event.asp?Id=5QHH479P


Mercer Island
Lil Ones Egg Hunt
Where: Mercerdale Park, Mercer Island
Cost: $5 donation/family
Ages: 1 to 6
When: Saturday, April 19th 5 pm SHARP
Details: http://www.mercergov.org/Calendar.asp?View=EVENT&EventID=1694&Date=04/19/2014&SectionID=-1

Flashlight Egg Hunt
Where: Mercerdale Park, Mercer Island
Cost: $5 donation/family
Ages: 7 to 10
When: Saturday, April 19th 8:30 pm SHARP
Details: http://www.mercergov.org/Calendar.asp?View=EVENT&EventID=1694&Date=04/19/2014&SectionID=-1


Normandy Park
Easter Egg Hunt
Where: Normandy Park Cove
Cost: Free
Ages: Preschool through 3rd grade
When: Saturday, April 19th 11 am SHARP
Details: Bring your own bag/basket. Bring your own camera for Easter Bunny photos. http://www.npcove.org/calendar/?month=apr&yr=2014#


Redmond
Scrambled Egg 5k-Run and Easter Egg Hunt Combined
Where: Redmond City Hall
Cost: $30+
Ages: Runners of all ages
When: Saturday, April 19th 10 am
Details: https://runsignup.com/Race/WA/Redmond/ScrambledEgg5krunwalk


Renton
King’s Chapel Seattle Egg Hunt
Where: Renton Memorial Stadium
Cost: FREE
Ages: Kids
When: Saturday, April 19th 2 pm SHARP
Details: http://seattle.craigslist.org/skc/eve/4312270070.html


SeaTac
Easter Eggstravaganza
Where: Angle Lake Neighborhood Church
Cost: Free
Ages: All
When: Saturday, April 19th 10 am – 2 pm
Details: http://www.anglelake.org/2014/03/easter-eggstravaganza-2014/

Easter Egg Hunt
Where: Angle Lake Park
Cost: FREE
Ages: Kids under 10
When: 9 am SHARP
Details: Bring your own bag/basket. href=http://www.ci.seatac.wa.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=8700>


Seattle
Various Seattle Parks and Recreation Egg Hunts
Where: 10 Seattle Community Centers
Cost: FREE
Ages: Kids under 10
When: Saturday, April 19th 10 am SHARP
Details: Find the locations and more details at http://www.seattle.gov/parks/calendar/?trumbaEmbed=date%3D20140419

Children’s Museum Spring Egg Hunts
Where: Seattle Children’s Museum
Cost: $3 to $4 plus museum admission fee for non-members
Ages: 1 to 10
When: Saturday and Sunday, April 19th and 20th 8:30-10 am
Details: http://www.thechildrensmuseum.org/spring-egg-hunts

Woodland Park Zoo’s Bunny Bounce
Where: Woodland Park Zoo
Cost: Free with admission
Ages: All (egg hunts reserved for kids ages 1-8)
When: Saturday, April 19th 9:30 am – 3 pm
Details: http://www.zoo.org/page.aspx?pid=2012&cgid=1&ceid=595&cerid=0&cdt=4%2f19%2f2014#.UzW3ZfldXUUF


Tukwila
Southcenter Mall-April 4-19th. Photos with the Easter Bunny at Westfield Southcenter Mall. $21 and up for photo packages. You will find the Easter Bunny located in the children’s wing between The Children’s Place and Crazy 8.

Sunday, April 20th. Easter Sunday

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Visiting Seattle or Hosting Visitors-What to Do

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Are you visiting Seattle for the first time? Or are you a Seattleite hosting out of town guests? We’re going to run a series on what to see and do on your first visit to Seattle or your second, activities indoors and activities outdoors, and finish with a post on touring Seattle with children.

First time visitors…

To start with ideas, check out Seattle Southside for a great calendar of upcoming events, restaurants to try, and beautiful places to stay.

Next, see our seasonal bucket lists filled with great things to do in Seattle that highlight each beautiful season:

Spring Bucket List
Summer Bucket List
Fall Bucket List
Winter Bucket List

If the lists don’t tickle your fancy and get the list of to-dos going check out our list of ideas filled with great Seattle photo opportunities.
Space Needle & Seattle Center
Monorail
Pike Place Market
Original Starbucks
Tour Safeco Field
Alki Beach at Sunset
Ride the Ducks

Stay tuned for more next month on things to do in Seattle on a second trip or visit for more off the beaten path but fully loved activities and sights.

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September Upcoming Events

Back to School

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Upcoming Events July 2013

music
July 9th-15th Kent Cornucopia Days http://www.kcdays.com/

Music in the Park-Wednesday (North SeaTac Community Center) and Thursday (Lake Burien School Park) night concerts July through August starting July 11th. FREE http://burienwa.gov/index.aspx?NID=792

July 11th Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce Membership Luncheon 11:30-1:30 pm at Glen Acres Golf & Country Club. Contact barnesen@swkcc.org http://swkingcowa.usachamber.com/custom2.asp?pagename=calendar&a=view&eid=108768

SeaTac’s Music in the Park Concert Series July 12th and 19th 6:30-8 pm at Angle Lake Park/ FREE http://www.ci.seatac.wa.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=7353

July 17th Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce Membership Breakfast 7:30-9:00 at Great American Casino. Contact barnesen@swkcc.org http://swkingcowa.usachamber.com/custom2.asp?pagename=calendar&a=view&eid=55730

July 20th Waterland Parade 5:45-8 pm at Downtown Des Moines http://www.desmoineswa.gov/Calendar.aspx?
EID=115&month=7&year=2013&day=29&calType=0

July 26th SeaTac’s Theater in the Park 7-9 pm at Angle Lake Park – The Tempest. FREE http://www.ci.seatac.wa.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=7456

July 26th-28th “SpecQuackUlar” Ikea Renton River Days Festival at Liberty Park http://www.rentonriverdays.org/

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