Posted By Visit Mesa Team
March 21, 2016

Get Egg-cited! Easter Activities for Kids in City Limitless

Spring is in the air in Mesa! The weather is beautiful, but it can be hard to hatch a plan for what to with the kids to celebrate.

We are here to make it a little easier with our picks for Easter weekend in City Limitless.

Downtown Mesa will have its own Tiny Tots Easter Egg Hunt on Thursday, March 24 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Geared towards children under 8-years-old, children can collect one egg at each participating business on Main Street.

On Friday, March 25, from 5:30 – 8 p.m., the Arizona Museum of Natural History hosts its Dino Egg Hunt Egg-Stravaganza! Hunt for dino eggs and enjoy craft activities while learning along the way. The entire museum will be open, so you can enjoy a night at the museum afterwards! Special discount pricing for this event is $9 for adults over 18 years and $5 for children ages 3 to 17.

For an all-day Easter experience, Rawhide Western Town’s Easter Egg-Stravaganza begins at 10 a.m. on Sunday, March 27 and offers a full day of fun! There will be plenty of activities for the whole family including Easter egg hunts, a water balloon toss, pictures with “Cowboy Cottontail” (Rawhide’s resident Easter Bunny) and more. Lose the sibling and age-based rivalry: egg hunts are separated by age group to make sure everyone has a fair chance at finding some eggs! There’s even a final egg hunt for the Giant Golden Egg that everyone can partake in! The town’s other wild west experiences will be open for your enjoyment as well. Admission to the town is free; parking is $5.

If you’re looking to celebrate Easter on Saturday, the Easter Egg-Sperience at Vertuccio Farms is for you. On Saturday, March 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., you can experience fun activities including Easter egg hunts, train rides and visits with the Easter Bunny. The egg hunts start at 11 a.m. General admission at the gate is $11 per child. Infants and adults are free.

Be sure to share your surely egg-cellent springtime photos with us using #MesaCityLimitless! Happy Easter!