Egg Stravaganza

Saturday, March 19th 
EggStravaganza is a celebration of the arrival of spring. Join us throughout downtown as businesses host activities, demonstrations, crafts, and snacks. Don't forget to plan a visit with the bunny and keep an eye out for the eggs hidden throughout downtown containing cash prizes. 
 
 
All activities are listed in order of start time:
 
Coloring Activity
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Le Peep | 127 S. Michigan St. 
 
Bunny Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. l The Tippecanoe Place l 620 W. Washington St.
Have breakfast with the Easter Bunny! $4 for 2-6 year olds, $8 for 7-12 year olds, and $12 for 12+
 
Kidsfirst Blooms
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | The History Museum | 808 W. Washington St. 
Join the celebration of Spring through games, crafts, and activities. Nine different craft activities will be available, free with admission to the museum. Admission is $5 for children, and $12 for a family.
 
Egg-cellent Egg Stravaganza!
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  | St. Joseph County Public Library | 304 S. Main St.
Come make a craft from 10-12 and join the scavenger hunt from 10-3!
 
"Lett-uce" Grow a Bunny Salad

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Memorial HealthWorks! Kids' Musuem | 111 W. Jefferson Blvd, 2nd Floor
Come plant an Easter Bunny Salad bar that you can take home!

Easter Golden Egg Giveaway and Climbing Wall

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | South Bend Parks and Rec. | Gridiron

Easter Cookie Decorating
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Chicory Café | 105 E. Jefferson Blvd.
 
Easter Petting Zoo

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  | 4-H | Gridiron
Come say hi to baby goats, rabbits, and other animals in this petting zoo for children! Event is contingent on weather conditions.

Sidewalk Chalk Contest
11:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m | Idle Hours Bookshop | 212 S. Michigan St.
All ages welcome! Winner receives gift basket
 
 
Bunny Coloring  Sheets
11:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m. | TCU | The Gridiron
 
Egg Spoon, and Sack Races
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | DTSB | Gridiron
 
Candy-filled Easter Eggs
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | Madi's Market | 209 S. Michigan St. 
 
Pizza Promo
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Barnaby's Pizza | 713 E. Jefferson Blvd. 
One large, 2-topping pizza, one order of breadsticks, and a pitcher of pop for $18.95
 
Bazaar at the State Theater
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | The State Theater | 214 S. Michigan St. 
 
14" Pizza Special $12.00
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Bruno's Pizza Downtown | 131 S. Michigan St. 
 
Visit with Stu and Swoop
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. l South Bend Cubs l The Gridiron
 
 
Cash Egg Hunt
12:00 p.m. | DTSB | Gridiron
Pick up clues at the DTSB tent on the Gridiron. Registration is required. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. at the DTSB info table, located on the Gridiron. All eggs are located in the interior of a downtown establishment. You will not need to dig or disassemble anything to find an egg. Once you find an egg, bring it back to the DTSB info booth to claim your prize. Only one egg per registered participant. $150 worth of cash will be awarded, and one egg alone will be worth $100! Kids of all ages (including adults) are welcome to participate!
 
Free and Discounted Haircuts
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Hair Crafters | The Gridiron
Free haircut certificates will be hidden in eggs, plus coupons will be available for purchase at the DTSB table. 
 
Bunnies, Butterflies, Flowers

11 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | The Pigeon and the Hen | 217 S. Michigan St. 
Spring ceramics such as bunnies, butterflies and flowers will be available to paint. They will also have egg marbling, and the Easter Bunny will be in the shop from 10-noon before he hops over to the Chocolate Cafe.

Visit the Easter Bunny

12:00 p.m. - 5 p.m. | South Bend Chocolate Cafe | 122 S. Michigan St. 

 
Belly Easter Decorations

12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.| FabForty Maternity | 621 E. LaSalle Ave.
Come paint on a paper mache covered maternity manikin! Enjoy free refreshements!

Egg-spress Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.| Dream Coach Carriages | First Stop: Chocolate Café
Hop around town on the "EGG-Spress Wagon" pulled by the biggest bunnies in South Bend! Rides are $3 per person, excluding infants. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets will be sold just before 12:00 p.m. at the "EGG-Spress" bunny stop in front of the Chocolate Café. Don't forget your camera!
 
Origami Easter Baskets
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. l Just Goods l 714 E. Jefferson Blvd.
Create fun Easter keepsakes at Just Goods!
 
 
Easter Coloring Sheets
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Costco | The Gridiron 
 
 
Prize-filled Eggs & Free Screening of Children's Film 

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. | The State Theater | 214 S. Michigan St. 

Hopping Hats and Bow Ties
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. | South Bend Musuem of Art | 120 S. St. Joseph St.
All ages welcome to making a craft that explores the sights and hues of Spring
Alice in Wonderland Screening & Raffle

7:00 p.m. | The State Theater | 214 S. Michigan St. 
The State Theater will be showing the Johnny Depp version of "Alice in Wonderland" and holding a raffle. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and tickets for the film will be $5, with all proceeds going to benefit the restoration of the historic State Theater.

Pet Sounds Live - A Beach Boys Celebration
8:00 p.m. | Morris Performing Arts Center | 211 N. Michigan St. 
South Bend Symphony Orchestra's KeyBank Pops Concert
 

 

 

 

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