A-Tisket, A-Tasket, Easter Fun in a Basket
Easter weekend is April 19-21, and everybunny is hunting for fun things to do. Here is a basketful of egg-cellent events for the family. So hippity-hop to it!
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Easter Birds at Pedernales Falls State Park
Take a casual hike in search of spring birds at Pedernales Falls State Park. Children and dogs are welcome on this 1.5-mile trek.
Pedernales Falls State Park is located at 2585 Park Road 6026 near Johnson City. Call (830) 868-7304 for more.
Easter egg hunt at Inks Lake State Park
10 a.m. April 20
Inks Lake State Park hosts an Easter egg hunt for ages infant to 10 years old on April 20. The hunts are divided into age groups to ensure success for everyone! The event is free with a park entrance fee of $6 for ages 13 and older. Children 12 and younger get in free.
Inks Lake State Park is located at 3630 Park Road 4 in Burnet County. Go to tpwd.texas.gov or call (512) 793-2223 for more.
Marble Falls community-wide Easter egg hunt
10 a.m. April 20
A free community-wide Easter egg hunt for ages 1-10 takes place at the Johnson Park baseball field. After the hunt, children can take part in more fun activities.
Johnson Park is located at 230 Avenue J South in Marble Falls.
Granite Shoals community Easter egg hunt
10 a.m. April 20
The Granite Shoals Police Officers Association hosts its annual community Easter egg hunt with 20,000 eggs. The hunt takes place in Valley View Park.
Spring Festival and Easter egg hunt
10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 20
New Life Church is hosting a Spring Festival with games, food, and an Easter egg hunt.
New Life Church is located at 303 Bluebonnet Drive in Burnet.
Easter at the Farm
10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 20
Celebrate an early 20th century Easter at Lyndon B. Johnson State Park and Historic Site. Learn how to dye eggs naturally, see a traditional Easter lamb cake, and make a friendship card to give to a loved one.
LBJ State Park and Historic Site is located at 199 Park Road 52 in Stonewall. Go to tpwd.texas.gov or call (830) 644-2252.
Easter egg hunt at Spicewood Community Library
10:30 a.m. April 20
The Spicewood Community Library promises fun and prizes at its Easter egg hunt April 20. Two separate areas will be set up to allow little ones to enjoy hunting for eggs at their own pace, while older kids can race against each other. Bring your own basket or use one from the library.
The Spicewood Community Library is located at 1011 Spur 191 in Spicewood. Call (830) 693-7892 for more.
Spay It Forward, Y’all Easter egg hunt
2-5 p.m. April 20
Kids and pups can enjoy Easter fun at Save the World Brewing Co. The event is hosted by Spay It Forward, Y’all.
Save the World Brewing Co. is located at 1510 Resource Parkway in Marble Falls.
Special Easter Sunday at Elevate Church
Elevate Church has a special Easter Sunday planned April 21 with egg hunts, a special-needs egg hunt, bluebonnet family photos, barrel train rides, and giveaways. Church services are 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
Elevate Church is located at 700 Gateway Parkway in Marble Falls. Call (512) 588-0304 for more.
Easter at Hidden Falls Adventure Park
10 a.m. April 21
Mosaic Community Church hosts an Easter Sunday service followed by a family egg hunt and other festivities at Hidden Falls Adventure Park.
Hidden Falls Adventure Park is located at 7030 RR 1431 east of Marble Falls.
Other springtime events Easter weekend include:
• Sweet Berry Farm is open Easter weekend, including Good Friday and Easter Sunday. Pick your own strawberries, jump on the Berry Bounce, ride the barrel train, and more family fun. Located at 1801 FM 1980 between Marble Falls and Granite Shoals.
• Butterfly Bonanza at the Science Mill from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 19. Release a butterfly (while supplies last) in the facility’s new Aquaponics Greenhouse. You can also visit the freshly planted butterfly garden in the Science & Art Park or watch a special showing of “Flight of the Butterflies 3D.” Located at 101 S. Lady Bird Lane in Johnson City.
• Kingsland Garden Club plant sale from 7 a.m.-noon April 20. Get quality plants at great prices and a pancake breakfast from the Kingsland Lion Club at the same time. Event takes place at the Kingsland Community Center, 3451 Rose Hill Drive.
• Wildflower Celebration at Wildseed Farms in Fredericksburg through April 21. Visitors are welcome to walk the trails for free and enjoy the spectacular blooming fields of wildflowers as well as the butterfly gardens. Wildseed Farms is open daily from 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. The trails are open 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Refreshments are available for purchase. Located at 100 Legacy Drive in Fredericksburg.
For Easter church service information, check out our list of Highland Lakes churches.
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