Arizona Easter events: Upcoming Arizona Easter weekend activities, hunts, book signing

It's Easter weekend and the Valley is hop, hop, hopping with Easter-themed activities including egg hunts, games and chances to meet the Easter Bunny.


Chandler's Family Easter Celebration
Join the Easter Bunny at the City's annual Easter celebration. Feel free to join in on an egg hunt, as well as some Easter Egg Scrambles.

When: Saturday, March 30, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where: Snedigar Sportsplex in south Chandler, 4500 S. Basha Rd.
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Parking is also accessible from Alma School Road between Ocotillo and Chandler Heights roads.


Beeping Easter Hunt for visually-impaired children
Celebrate Easter with a "beeping" Easter Egg hunt at the Foundation for Blind Children. Also have fun playing carnival games, making art projects and more.

When: Saturday, March 30, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where:  Foundation for Blind Children, 1235 E. Harmont Drive
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Governor's Egg Roll & Easter Festival
Join Arizona Governor Jan Brewer who will lead the official "egg roll" during the 3rd Annual Governor's Egg Roll & Easter Festival. Participants will also enjoy many activities, live entertainment and a special visit from the Easter Bunny.

When: Saturday, March 30, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Where: The Wigwam, 300 East Wigwam Blvd., Litchfield Park, Arizona 85340
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The Wigwam is also hosting "Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and Friends", as well as a formal "Easter Champagne Brunch." Times and reservations can be found on their website.


Easter with the Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium
Hunt for thousands of eggs around the Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium. Don't forget to visit some of the animals while you're there too!

Easter hunt: 1:30 p.m. - Kids 7 and younger
                       3:30 p.m. - Kids 8 and older
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Zoo Hours: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Last admission at 5 p.m.)
Aquarium:   9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Participation is free with paid admission. Participants are encouraged to show up early or on time as the eggs are collected quickly after starting.


The Phoenician Easter Games, Brunch and Book Signing
Enjoy  Easter brunch, meet the Easter Bunny and compete in the Rubber Ducky Waterslide Race at The Phoenician. Also meet three local celebrities as they launch a new children's book.

When: Sunday, March 31
Time: Brunch 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
           Games: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Some days end earlier)

"It's a King's Life in Phoenix" book launch: 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. on the East Lawn.
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Make sure to check out the "Things to Do" section for more Arizona events, concerts and activities.


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