New Orleans City Park Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: New Orleans City Park hides more than 15,000 candy-filled Easter eggs around the Amusement Park, including golden eggs with special prizes hidden inside. Kids will enjoy face painting and more entertainment. We invite parents to bring their camera for photos with the Easter bunny.
The event is recommended for children 8 years old and younger and there will be a ‘little kid’ area just for toddlers. There is no need to bring a personal basket or bag, children will place their 12 collected eggs into a provided egg carton.
Tickets are available ahead of time and at the door.
WHEN: Saturday, April 12, 2014
Gates open at 9am and the egg hunt is at 10am
WHERE: Carousel Gardens Amusement Park, 7 Victory Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112. There is free parking available on Park streets and in the parking lot across the street from Carousel Gardens.
CONTACT: Paul at PMarina@nocp.org or 504-843-9402
TICKETS: Price: $4 per person – Under 12 months is free admission
Kids and parents both need tickets to enter the event.
Buy in advance on NewOrleansCityPark.com/Events/Easter-Egg-Hunt
IN ADDITION: Storyland will open at 9am and rides in Carousel Gardens Amusement Park will begin running at 11am.
About City Park:
City Park: is distinguished by its large menu of sports and recreational activities, attractions for children, and its natural beauty. City Park has a special place in the hearts of generations of New Orleanians and is a must visit for visitors to the city. As a popular place to picnic, play a favorite sport, wander through its gardens or take a boat ride- the park receives millions of visitors each year. It is located in the heart of the city and is the largest recreation area for the entire metropolitan area. Attractions include: New Orleans Botanical Garden, Storyland fairytale playground, the Carousel Gardens Amusement Park, and numerous athletic venues. The 1,300 acres of parkland provide enjoyment for young children playing on our playgrounds and walkers, joggers, and bicyclists winding through the park's streets and trails.