A growing number of places are hosting night-time Easter egg huntsFILE ART
Lawrenceville Illuminated Egg Hunt
Lawrenceville — Rhodes Jordan Park Soccer Fields (Easter egg hunt in the dark)
100 E. Crogan St., Lawrenceville. 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, April 13. Free for parents, who must accompany children; $6 per person for ages 2-12. Experience the thrill of hunting for Easter eggs … in the dark! During the first half of this event, children will enjoy making themed crafts. Then the egg hunt for children ages 2-5 begins promptly at 8:15 p.m., ages 6-9 at 8:45 p.m. and ages 10-12 at 9:15 p.m. Be sure to bring your basket and a flashlight. Space is limited, so register early. You must pre-register by April 9 online at www.gwinnettparks.com with code RJP11625 or call 678-277-0890.
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Glow-N-Dark Egg Hunts at these Georgia State Parks:
F.D. Roosevelt State Park - Pine Mountain
Night Eggstravaganza, Friday, April 12. 6:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. Enjoy a hamburger, games and a train ride before the 8:15 p.m. candy egg hunt separated by age group. Meet at Liberty Bell Pool on Highway 354. Tickets are $3 plus $5 parking. Games and train rides have additional costs. 706-663-4858.
Richard B. Russell State Park - Elberton
Glow-in-the-Dark Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 13. 8-9 p.m. Children ages 3-10 are welcome at this nighttime egg hunt. Those who find prize eggs will earn an extra treat. Parking is $5. 706-213-2045.
Tallulah Gorge State Park - Tallulah Falls
Sunset Easter Egg Hunt, Friday, April 19. 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. Children 12 and younger welcome in this celebration filled with popcorn, crafts and a sunset egg hunt. Parking is $5. 706-754-7981.
Unicoi State Park and Lodge - Helen
Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt, Friday, April 19. 7-10 p.m. Folks of all ages welcome. Enjoy $5 crafting, campfire s’mores and food. Parking: $5. 706-878-2201 ext. 549.
Laura S. Walker State Park – Waycross
Egg-stra Special Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 20. 7:30 p.m.-9 p.m. Bring your flashlights and Easter Baskets. There will be two Easter Egg Hunts by age group. This program is sponsored by the Friends of Laura S. Walker State Park. $5 parking. 912-287-4900.
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