If you’re looking for some fun pre-Easter activities to enjoy, here are some great ones we’ve found:
- The Easter Bunny visits Crown Center! The Easter Bunny will be on a special meet and greet at Crown Center Shops. A professional photographer will be taking pictures for a fee, but visitors are welcome to bring their cameras. April 12-13 & April 18-19, noon-4pm.
- Simon Kidgits Club Easter ‘Egg’stravaganza: Enjoy festive interactive activities, arts and crafts and more! Members will receive a Kidgits® Easter bucket and Kidgits bunny ears as a keepsake to take home. Kids can also get their photo with the Easter Bunny. April 12, 8-10am; Independence Center (Children’s Play Area), 18801 E. 39th Street South, Independence, MO 64057; free for Kidgits Club members/$5 for annual membership. Click here or call 816-795-8600 for more information.
- Egg Dive @ Blue Valley Recreation Center: Peter Rabbit is hiding eggs in BVRC’s pool! Kids get to dive for special eggs which they can redeem for big prizes, and all kids receive a treat bag stuffed with lots of goodies. Children under 5 must be accompanied by a swimming adult. April 12; 3 sessions: 8:30-9:45am, 10-11:15am, 11:30am-12:45 pm for ages 1-12. Registration deadline is April 10. $14/child; $18/non-resident
- YMCA Easter Eggstravaganza @ Paul Henson Family YMCA: This free annual community Easter egg hunt includes a Mr. Stinky Feet concert at 10:30am, games, art projects, a bounce house and snacks leading up to the egg hunt at 11:45am. 4200 W. 79 St., Prairie Village, KS 66208, April 12 @ 10am. Click here for information on other YMCA area Easter Eggstravaganzas
Photos with the Easter Bunny: To get your child’s photo taken with the Easter Bunny, check out your closest shopping mall. Many of them offer a wide variety of photo packages with the Easter Bunny! Besides Crown Center, and Independence Center, Oak Park Mall and Town Center in Leawood (among many others) have Easter Bunny photography sessions available.
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