Even though Las Vegas is known for its adults-only entertainment and nightlife, it still hosts family-friendly events during Easter. It may not be the most famous holiday for tourists in Las Vegas, but there are several activities to do over the weekend for locals and visitors alike. Here are Travel Agent's top events to attend and things to do for Easter in Las Vegas:
Christian Hope Project Easter Festival 2014 – Easter egg hunts for all ages (includes adults). The Easter bunny will make an appearance. There will be other activities for children. Bring a basket to collect the eggs, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, face painting, inflatables/bounce house. The Easter Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; The Easter Egg hunt will be at noon and again at 2 p.m.; it will be broken down by age at each time. This is a free event. Food can be purchased at the event with cash only.
Ethel M Chocolates Annual Spring Spectacular – The candy shop invites visitors for three days of family-friendly festivities, which are free and open to the public. The event takes place from 1-5 p.m.; visit their website for the 2014 date. Visit the 3-acre Botanical Cactus Garden, blooming cacti and take part in free Easter activities. Family-friendly activities include photos with the Easter Bunny, face painters, balloon artists and free chocolate factory tours. Art Walk created by people with disabilities from Opportunity Village will be on display Saturday.
First Henderson United Methodist Church – The church will host its annual Easter egg hunt for ages 11 and up. The event will take place at 11 a.m. Check their website for the 2014 date. There will be a special toddler area for children under 4 years old to 5th grade. The egg hunt will have more than 1,000 eggs.
Town Square Park Hop & Shop Easter Egg Hunt and Family Festival – Families can visit Town Square Park for a free Hop & Shop Easter event with a variety of activities for children. Free Easter egg hunts take place every 20 minutes from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for children ages one to 10 years old. Egg hunts will be divided by age groups 1-3 years, 4-6 years and 7-10 years. Registration will be located in Town Square Park and is required for participation. Egg hunts will be limited to 80 kids per hunt. The Easter Bunny will be on hand for photos. Children must bring their own baskets to carry their treats.
Easter Seals Walk With Me Fundraiser – Easter Seals Nevada hosts the sixth annual Walk With Me event, a fun-filled, two mile walk and carnival for the entire family to benefit more than 6,000 state residents suffering with disabilities. The walk takes places on April 19, 2014, and will be located at the W. Wayne Bunker Family Park at 9 a.m., with check-in at 8:15 a.m. and carnival from 10 a.m. to noon. Stay for games, food, entertainment and take photos with the Easter Bunny. Enjoy music from the School of Rock.
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