Easter egg hunts in Boone, Banner Elk
The 13th annual Easter Eggstravaganza will be held from 2 to 4
p.m. Saturday, April 12, at the Jones House Community Center in downtown Boone.
Virginia Falck, of the Downtown Boone Development Association, said the egg hunt is targeted for ages from infants to 12 year olds.
In case of inclement weather, the hunt will be moved to the Watauga County Public Library.
An announcement concerning any delays will be posted at http://www.joneshousecommunitycenter.org or http://www.downtownboonenc.com.
In addition to the egg hunt, a stories and craft session will be held at the library at 1 p.m. and an Easter parade will take place at 2:45 p.m. at the Jones House.
Easter fun in Banner Elk
Banner Elk is hosting an Easter Celebration on Saturday, April 12.
Sponsored by the Tourism Development Authority of Banner Elk and the town of Banner Elk, the day will start with the Banner Elk Café hosting Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, from 9 to 11 a.m.
The fun then moves to Tate-Evans Park for a children’s Easter egg hunt. The hunt will start at 11:30 a.m. Children younger than 12 are invited to join in the fun. Magician Jacob McCormick will perform in the park. There will be a bounce house and other children’s activities.
Starting around 1:30 p.m., My Best Friend’s Barkery will host a pet egg hunt in Tate-Evans Park. All dogs are invited, although organizers insist that all pets are kept on a leash and are up to date on their vaccines.