Ah, it’s spring, finally! One of the best times of the year when everything is blooming and growing beautifully! Easter is a cherished day by many to celebrate with family and friends and that’s just what we are encouraging you to do this weekend! This year, there are tons of fun, family centered Easter events in Anderson, and it’s surrounding communities. Grab your kiddos and go have some fun this Saturday!
The Anderson First Assembly of God is hosting their community Easter egg hunt with over more than 25,000 eggs! The event will begin at 11 am and end at 1 pm this Saturday. The church will have tons of fun activities set up for all to do, including face painting, children’s games, live music, great food, a jumping slide, and more! The Easter egg hunt is for all kids ages 11 and under. All are invited to attend and admission is free. The church is located at 3235 D.L. Drive in Anderson. For more information call (864) 296-9721.
Anderson County Jockey Lot is holding their egg hunt this Saturday as well. The egg hunt will begin at 10:30 am, this Saturday in the field behind the Jockey Lot. Be the lucky hunter to find the 100.00 egg! The business will also have carnival – style games to play, and grand prize winner will take home a brand new Nintendo Wii!!! Don’t miss out on this fun! All are welcome, admission is free, but Jockey Lot employees will be taking donations for The Children’s Hospital of Greenville Hospital System. The Anderson County Jockey Lot is located on U.S. Hwy 29. For more information call (864) 622-9216 or (864) 224-2027
The 2nd Annual Clemson Easter Bunny Run is taking place this Saturday as well if you are looking to do something a bit more active. The half marathon will begin at 8 am and the 5K will begin at 8:10 am. The Easter Bunny will lead racers on his bicycle along the race route and end with a furry finish! Easter egg hunt will begin at 9:30 am, and all are welcome. Start and finish line is at the intramural fields on Clemson University Campus. For more information please call (864) 656-8382 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Liberty Baptist Church will be hosting an egg hunt as well beginning this Saturday at 1 pm on the church grounds. They are located at 600 E Greer St in Honea Path. To find out more call (864) 369-0478
The Easter bunny visits AnMed Women’s and Children’s Hospital starting at 9 am Friday to deliver coloring books, crayons, and stuffed animals to children who are patients there. Anderson County Sheriff’s Office and Anderson County Emergency Services Division have joined together with The Easter Bunny Foundation based out of Orlando, FL. The foundation provides participating sheriffs all materials for the event. Hospital is located at 2000 E Greenville St. For volunteer information please call (864) 260-4646.
For more information on surrounding communities Easter Events, please visit http://www.independentmail.com/news/local-news/easter-egg-hunts-and-other-easter-events-planned-a
Happy Easter from The Powell Group of Keller Williams!