Category: Holidays

Big Bunny’s Spring Fling

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Hop Over to the LA Zoo and Botanical Gardens to meet “Big Bunny”. Have the kids pet some real bunnies, there will be face painting, musical entertainment, bunny-ear crafts, and costumed characters. You can also take a picture with “Big Bunny” (for a nominal fee).

As an added bonus, visitors to the L.A. Zoo every day through June 30 will receive a Shutterfly promo card good for a free, easy-to-make 8×10″ hard cover photo book to use to capture their adventures. The promo card, courtesy of Shutterfly, is available at the admissions window when purchasing tickets or at the membership entrance. Limit one per household.

  • When: April 3 (Friday), April 4 (Saturday) & April 5 (Sunday) from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: LA County Zoo, 5333 Zoo Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90027
  • Cost: Children 2-12 $12.00, Adults 13-61 $19.00, Senior (62+) $16.00 

If you have a pass to the Santa Ana Zoo – show your pass and get half off your admission!


46th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

The City of Tustin’s 46th annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place on April 4, 2015 from 8:30 am – 11:30 am at Tustin Sports Park.



Hop on down for an Egg Hunt, Jumpers, Wild Animal Show, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Games Booths and Pictures with the Easter Bunny.

There is also a pancake breakfast from 7:30 – 11:30 am, cost is $5.00 each.

  • When: Saturday, April 4, 2015
  • Where: Tustin Sports Park, 12850 Robinson Drive, Tustin, CA 92782
  • Cost: FREE

Egg Hunt & Storytime


Come to Once Upon a Storybook for an Egg Hunt & Storytime on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 11:00am 12:00pm

This special Easter storytime comes with an Easter egg hunt in the store! Be sure to arrive early as the Egg Hunt will begin promptly at 11:05!!

The Eggs will be filled with candy, stickers and the best treat ever.,.some gift cards to Once Upon a Storybook!

Once upon a Storybook is located at 17300 E. 17th Street #C, Tustin, CA 92780


Persian New Year Celebration

Come and celebrate the Persian New Year at William R. Mason Regional Park on Sunday, March 29 from 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Members of the Persian community and their guests will gather at William R. Mason Regional Park to celebrate the Persian New Year (PNY) “Sizdeh Bedar.” This event historically attracts thousands of people.

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  • When: Sunday, March 29, 2015 from 7:00 am – 7:30 pm
  • Where: Mason Regional Park,  18712 University Dr, Irvine, CA 92612
  • Cost: FREE, Parking Fee: $15 per vehicle, per entry

Please except periods of severe traffic and increased public pedestrians on public roadways and carpooling is strongly encouraged. The Parking Fee at Mason is $15 per vehicle, per entry for this event. 2015 Annual Passes will be accepted. Parking at Mason Regional Park is limited to 600 vehicles, (RV’s and/or other over-sized vehicles will not be allowed into the park),  please see the event website for more complete details regarding the event and parking information.


Egg Hunt at Kidspace


Kidspace in Pasadena has Egg Hunt‘s in the garden on Saturday & Sunday, April 4th & 5th. There will be hundreds of candy-filled eggs will be hidden throughout at the Kidspace Gardens just waiting to be found! Families can also create spring art, learn the bunny hop, pet real bunnies with Bunny World Foundation, and more!

The egg hunts will be schedule by age groups: children 4 years and younger hunt at 11:00 am, children between 5 and 10 years old hunt at 12:30 pm, the 2:00 pm egg hunt is open to all ages and there is a special Members Only egg hunt is at 10:00 am. on Saturday April 4, 2105.

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When I took my girls on a egg hunt recently I forgot the Easter Baskets, beware there are no baskets available for purchase at the event, so be sure to pack them in your car. Please note: Egg Hunt fee does not include regular Kidspace Museum Admission.

Pre-registration is required and available online thru April 3. Adults do not need to register and are welcome to accompany their children throughout the hunt. Click HERE to register.

When I took my girls on a egg hunt recently I forgot the Easter Baskets, beware there are no basket available at the event, so be sure to pack them in your car. Egg Hunt fee does not include Museum Admission.

  • When: Saturday, April 4th & Sunday April 5, 2015
  • Where: Kidspace Gardens, 480 North Arroyo Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91103
  • Cost: $4.00

Mayor’s Spring Roll


Mayor’s Spring Egg Roll and Spring Festival in Newport Beach is today!

Families are invited to enjoy some time in the sun, playing games, making crafts and taking photos with the Bunny!

  • When: Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Where: Civic Center Lawn, 100 Civic Center Drive Newport Beach, California, 92660
  • Cost: Free

Bunny Blast

BunnyBlastDon’t be late for a very important date! It is time for everyone’s springtime favorite – Bunny Blast: “An Egg Wonderland”!

Enjoy a fun filled event for the whole family with a day of activities including game booths, crafts, face painting, ferris wheel, petting zoo, pony rides, balloon artist and egg scrambles. There will be entertainment for everyone including a strolling magician, DJ, and live music. Alice and her Wonderland friends will be there, too.

Be ready for surprises, and bring your camera to take pictures with Nectar, the Mad Hatter, the Cheshire Cat, the White Rabbit and Hoppy the Spring Bunny. Hop on down to take part in all the fun!

  • When: Today, Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Where:  El Toro Park, 23701 Los Alisos Blvd., Lake Forest, CA 
  • Cost: Free (nominal fee for games, activities and food) 

Easter at Saddleback

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Easter is a time for celebration. The old life is gone, a new life has begun. What was once hopeless is now bursting with joy. What was once dull and flat is now buzzing with energy and color.

I love Easter at Saddleback! Me and family look forward to the inspiring message and festivities that focus on gratitude and celebration.

In addition to the wonderful Easter Services and Sunrise Services, families can also take in the beautiful Journey with Jesus art panels at Saddleback Rancho Capistrano Campus as well as Easter Celebrations for the kids complete with eggs hunts, crafts, goodies & photo opportunities.

Join Saddleback as kids of all ages are invited to hunt for Easter eggs, stuffed with sweets and treats.

Easter Egg Hunts will be held at the following times and locations:

    April 5 – 8:00, 9:30, 11:15 am
    April 4 – 5:00 pm & April 5 – 8:15, 9:45, 11:30 am
    April 5 – 9:00, 11:00 am
    April 5 – 9:00, 11:00 am
    (Ages 2-Kinder only) April 3 – 7:00 pm, April 4 – 2:00, 4:00, 6:00 pm & April 5 – 9:00, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm
    April 5 – 9:00, 11:00 am
    April 5 – 8:15, 9:45, 11:30 am
    April 5 – 9:00, 11:00 am

Click here for the address of the location near you.  #EASTERatSADDLEBACK


Spring Celebration at Grand Park

Aliso Viejo is holding a Spring Celebration on Saturday, March 28 2105 from 9:00 am – 11:30 am at Grand Park.

Bring the kids for an Egg Hunt, visit with Peter Rabbit, Children’s Crafts, Music, Face Painting, Bounce House and More.

Grand Park is located at City Lights Dr, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

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Etnies Egg-cellant Event


Etnies Skate park is hosting an Egg-cellant Egg Hunt and Festival of Colors event on April 4, 2015. This year’s egg hunt will be the biggest to date. There will be 10,000 eggs to hidden throught the park, jumpers, arts, crafts, and a color blast!

The Egg Hunt starts at 11:15am sharp and cost $5 per egg hunter. Don’t be late because once it is over, it is over! They will be giving the little ones a head start.

At noon, they will be giving all those in the jumper area ($5.00 unlimited wristband) a few small bags of colored starch to throw into the air at the same time. Make sure to wear clothes you don’t mind getting colorful!

  • When: Saturday, April 4, 2015
  • Where: Etnies Skate Park, 20028 Lake Forest Dr, Lake Forest, California 92630
  • Cost: $5.00 for the Egg Hunt, $5.00 for the Festival of Colors