Limited tickets are available for the Drive-Through Eggscavation event this Saturday, April 3, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Easter-themed event will be held on Atlantis Way, in front of Atlantis Play Center, located at 13630 Atlantis Way. Due to the nature of the event, tickets are for children, ages 3-10 years old. Family members may attend the event for free if riding in the same vehicle as registered ticket holders. Tickets are $8 per child and must be purchased in advance by calling the City’s Community Services Department at (714) 741-5200.
At the event, registered ticket holders will receive a goodie bag filled with toys, treats, and a take-home craft activity. All family members may participate in a socially distanced photo opportunity with the Easter bunny.
Five time slots are available: 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.; 10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.; 11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.; 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.; and 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Time slots are on a first-come, first-serve basis, until the maximum number of slots are filled.
Attendees must wear face coverings and remain in the vehicle at all times. Public health protocols will be in place for vendors, including social distancing and face coverings.
In addition, the community is invited to judge the virtual Eggscavation Craft Contest for local students, K-8th grades. To participate, visit the Garden Grove Parks and Recreation Facebook page, @gardengroveparksandrec; “Like” and “Follow” the page; click on the photo album entitled Eggscavation Craft Contest 2021; and “Like” your favorite artwork.
The post with the most likes in each grade category will be determined the winner. Grade categories are K-2nd; 3rd-5th; and 6th-8th. Judging ends at 4:30 p.m., on Friday, April 2.
Winners will receive a $50 gift card to Target and a giant chocolate Easter bunny. Runner-ups will receive a $25 gift card to Target and a small chocolate Easter bunny.
Winners will be announced at 5:30 p.m., on Friday, April 2, on the Eggscavation webpage, at ggcity.org/eggscavation, and Garden Grove Parks and Recreation Facebook and Instagram, @gardengroveparksandrec.
For more information, call (714) 741-5200.