If you’re looking for an Easter egg hunt and other Easter activities for children in the Kansas City area, there are many options to choose from. The following is list of events going on around town for children (young and old) for Easter 2011. Please contact events to verify the most up to date information
Kansas City Easter Parade at Zona Rosa
April 23, 2011 11:00 – noon
8640 N. Dixson Avenue
Kansas City, MO
Contact: (816) 587-8180
The Kansas City Easter Parade will have many local celebrities present to help with the festivities for this Easter celebration. After the parade, at Town Square, officials will crown the Most Outstanding Lady, Gentleman, Family, and more!
Entertainment includes visits with the Easter Bunny, Mr. Stinky Feet, Kid, activities, family contests, a petting zoo and lots of giveaways for your children.
Easter Egg Hunt Train Rides
April 23, 2011, 9:00am – 5:00 pm
1515 W. High St
Baldwin City, KS
Adults and children 12 and over – $12
Children 1 to 13 – $7
Babies (in your arms) – Free
Contact: (913) 721-1211
The Midland Railway operates excursion trains on a line originally constructed in 1867. They will have train rides and activities for Easter 2011. Festivities at the Midland Railway include:
Easter Egg Hunt
Child’s Photo with the Easter Bunny
Egg Hunt Trains will depart Baldwin City Depot at 10:00, noon, 2:00 and 4:00.
April 23, 2011, 10:00 am – 2:00pm
Bring the family for the annual Bunny Eggstravaganza! Activities at this event include:
Easter egg hunt
A visit from two very special bunnies
The Mission Police Department will have a car and motorcycle to look at and the Johnson County Fire District #2 will have an engine to explore. Bring your camera and a pail to hold all your candy and prizes.
Egg Hunt Times
8 Months – 3 years 10:30am
4-6 Years 10:50am
7-9 Years 11:10am
10 & Older 11:30am
If inclement weather arises, the Bunny Eggstravaganza will be held at the Sylvester Powell Jr. Community Center @ 6200 Martway, Mission, KS. Call the weather line at 913-722-8211.
Red Bridge UMC Easter Egg Hunt & Pancake Breakfast
April 23, 2011 8:00am – 11:00am
Red Bridge United Methodist Church
636 East 117th Street
Kansas City, MO 64131
Contact: Ruthie Hatfield at 816-737-8832
Bring the whole family and enjoy our Pancake Breakfast from 8am – 11am. The Egg Hunt for kids 12 & under starts at 10:00 am.
Bunny Hop: Lee’s Summit
April 23, 2011 9:45 am – noon
Downtown Lee’s Summit
Lee’s Summit City Hall Plaza
220 SE Green Street
Lee’s Summit, MO
Downtown Lee’s Summit Main Street will be hosting a Bunny Hop! Be at the Lee’s Summit City Hall Plaza, 220 SE Green Street at 9:45 a.m. At 10 a.m. the Easter Bunny will lead everyone in a parade up Third Street to Howard Station Park.
Activities after the parade include:
Pictures with the Easter Bunny
Free candy at the downtown stores until noon (maps will be given to families to lead them to the businesses that are participating)
April 23, 2011 10:00 am – noon
Marlborough Community Center
8200 The Paseo
Kansas City, MO
Friends and family can come out and participate in an Easter egg hunt in celebration of Easter.
Easter Egg Hunt: Westport
April 23, 2011 11:00am – 1:00 pm
Westport/Roanoke Community Center
3601 Roanoke Rd.
Kansas City, MO
This Easter egg hunt will be held in Roanoke Park, across the street from the community Center. Come out and have fun searching for Easter eggs, and have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny.
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