2011 Easter Events in Phoenix

The 2011 Easter Events lineup in Phoenix includes Easter egg hunts, brunch, and appearances by Mr. and Mrs. Bunny. If you’re taking the kids out for a day of celebrations over Easter weekend, don’t miss out on some fun – and affordable – activities in Phoenix and the surrounding area. From the Bunny Brunch at Phoenix Zoo to the Dolly Sanchez Memorial Easter Egg Hunt, here’s where you’ll find some of the best 2011 Easter events in Phoenix:

Bunny Brunch at Phoenix Zoo
Spend the day at Phoenix Zoo on April 23 to catch the Easter Bunny in action and enjoy a delicious brunch with friends and family members. The Bunny Brunch includes baked French toast, frittatas, scrambled eggs, and sausages. You can look forward to special zoo animal appearances over Easter weekend, live entertainment, and explore educational exhibits throughout the day.

Phoenix Zoo
455 North Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 273-1341
www.phoenixzoo.org

Easter Brunch at The Farm Kitchen
The Farm Kitchen is a picture-perfect setting to enjoy a delicious breakfast or brunch on Easter weekend in an outdoor setting. The kid-friendly and dog-friendly restaurant is a popular venue for social gatherings and celebrations, and you can enjoy a variety of made-from-scratched baked goods, fresh sandwiches, and soups as part of your Easter meal. Lunch and buffet items are served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Farm Kitchen
6106 South 32nd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85042
(602) 276-6360
www.thefarmatsouthmountain.com

Dolly Sanchez Memorial Easter Egg Hunt
The 35th Annual Dolly Sanchez Memorial Easter Egg Hunt takes place on April 23 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. The event includes an appearance by Mr. and Mrs. Bunny, a candy hunt by age group, carnival games and a live puppet show. The entire family can sign up for the Family Scavenger Hunt that runs from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Gates open at 8 a.m. at the Peoria Sports Complex. Parking and admission are free with the donation of a canned food item.

Peoria Sports Complex
16101 North 83rd Avenue
Peoria, AZ 85382

Easter Egg Hunt at Schnepf Farms
Head out to Shnepf Farms on April 23 for one of the most popular Easter Egg hunt events of the year! Schnepf Farms has been hosting special events for families for several decades, and you can take the kids out for the Easter Egg-Citement event that runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event includes photos with the Easter Bunny, carousel rides, a petting zoo, Easter cookie decorating, train rides, and a hot dog lunch. Admission is free for adults and tickets are $25 per child.

Schnepf Farms
24810 South Rittenhouse Road
Queen Creek, AZ 85242
(480) 987-3100
www.schnepffarms.com