Where: Carousel Gardens Amusement Park and Storyland
Hours: 9am to noon
Parking: Street Parking and Parking Lot
Admission: $10/person General Admission OR $5/person Friends of City Park Members
This event is canceled.
City Park guests are invited to get the most up-to-date information on the City Park website. The Covid-19 Updates page will have all current information on changes to attractions and events including smaller events in the Park.
This year's event is going to be egg-cellent! Over 36,000 eggs for your kids to find!
Join us on April 4th or 5th for the 2020 Egg Scramble!
Everyone is required to have a ticket this year, including members of Friends of City Park. Click the buy tickets icon to the right to purchase your tickets.
No need to bring your own basket to the Egg Scramble , we'll provide the kids with a basket they'll love.
The day will begin with the gates of Carousel Gardens opening for those with Egg Scramble tickets at 9am. We will have music, face painters, the Easter Bunny, and a balloon artist. All this extra fun is included in the Egg Scramble ticket price.
At 10am we'll blow the whistle for the Easter Egg Hunt to begin! Kids fill up their basket with eggs and enjoy the treats found inside the eggs.
There will be eggs with candy and treats iside and also eggs with special prizes such as City Park attraction tickets inside for those lucky enough to find them.
Storyland will be an area for toddlers only. Toddlers may participate in any area for the egg hunt, but no big kids will be allowed in Storyland until after the egg hunt is completed.
At 10:30am, or slightly before, the rides in Carousel Gardens will start whirling and twirling. There are 18 rides in the amusement park including the new Whirly Bird Swing Ride! !
Your $10/person ticket includes all activities from 9am to noon. At noon there will be a charge for rides but not admission (you're already in the amusement park!) The gates of the amusement park will open for the public at noon.
Everyone is required to have a ticket this year, including members of Friends of City Park members. Click the buy tickets icon to purchase your tickets. Tickets can be scanned from your phone.
Friends of City Park tickets are $5/member. Please be ready to show your membership card and ticket at the gate. Discount applies to number of people covered by your membership level. Purchase your tickets from this link.
If you have questions, please call 483-9402. Problems purchasing tickets? Please let us know here.
We'll see you at the Egg Scramble!
There is no refund due to rain, power outages, and other unforeseen conditions for this fundraiser. Should the event need to be canceled for any reason, please visit NewOrleansCityPark.com for information. Please keep in mind our events are fundraisers. When possible the event will be rescheduled for the following night. Should that not be possible, no refunds will be given, and we invite ticket holders to consider their ticket as a donation to the Park.