Breakfast with the Bunny:
Mark your calendar to purchase tickets for the inaugural Breakfast with the Bunny event Saturday, April 9, at Kiesel Park. Seating is limited, and pre-registration is required. Walk-ups will not be accepted on the day of the event. This event is hosted by Auburn Parks and Recreation and sponsored by Christine’s Unlimited. Registration is available online now. Tickets will be $5 per person to attend the buffet-style breakfast and participate in activities. This event is for ages three and below, and all children must be accompanied by an adult. Everyone in attendance must have a ticket. Additional activities include balloon animals, face painting, a petting zoo and the Easter egg hunt with prizes sponsored by University ACE Hardware and Prewett Pest Control. This can’t-miss event is sure to produce some cherished family memories and adorable photo opportunities. Registrants will receive a confirmation email prior to the event. Please check in with Parks and Recreation staff at the event to receive a wristband that will indicate your seating time. Guests will be seated at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., and the Easter Egg Hunt will take place at 9:30 a.m. for all guests.
42nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt:
Mark your calendar to register for the 42nd annual Easter Egg Hunt at Kiesel Park on Saturday, April 16, at 10 a.m. This event is hosted by Auburn Parks and Recreation and sponsored by University ACE Hardware. Pre-registration is required and walk-ups will not be accepted. Registration can be completed online. Thousands of eggs filled with candy and toys will be hidden throughout the park. Participants who find a grand prize egg will win a prize basket containing gift cards, toys and Easter goodies. Registrants will receive an email with a map of the hunting grounds prior to the event. Please check in with Parks and Recreation staff at the event to receive a wristband that will indicate the participant’s age group and hunt time. The schedule is as follows: Ages 0-3 will hunt at 10 a.m. ages 4-6 will hunt at 10:30 a.m., ages 7-8 will hunt at 10:45 a.m., and ages 9-10 will hunt at 11 a.m. Throughout the event, guests are welcome to enjoy face painting, balloon animals and inflatables as well as take pictures with the Easter Bunny. In the case of inclement weather, the event will be rescheduled for Sunday, April 17. starting at 2 p.m. For more information or to register on March 7, please visit the city of Auburn’s Facebook page.