The Easter egg hunt is a combination of Christian and spring celebrations and is a popular tradition throughout the United States. Many East Cobb families with young children enjoy participating in Easter Egg hunts. Here’s a short list of some local egg hunts for you to enjoy. Be sure to bring your Easter basket to collect the eggs.

March 18: 6:30pm
Laurel Park
151 Manning Road, Marietta

March 20: 1:30pm
McCleskey-East Cobb YMCA
1050 East Piedmont Road, Marietta
770-977-5991 •

March 23: 6:15pm
Mt. Zion United Methodist Church
1770 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta
770-971-1465 •

March 26: 12pm
East Cobb United Methodist Church
2325 Roswell Road, Marietta
770-971-3643 •
(2nd-5th grade at 12:15pm, Toddlers and 2’s at 12:45pm, and 3’s-1st Grade at 1:15pm) Bring a lunch and have a picnic and play games between hunts!

March 26: 6pm
Eggstravaganza Under the Stars
Al Bishop Softball Complex in Marietta,
1082 Al Bishop Drive Marietta
The 2016 “Eggstravaganza” will feature an evening egg hunt under the stars, bring your flashlights. There will also be children’s art activities, live entertainment, inflatables, hula hoop contest, tug-of-war contest, musical chairs, food vendors and more.

March 26: 9am
Mountain View United Methodist Church
2300 Jamerson Road, Marietta
770-928-0050 •
Free pancake breakfast preceding hunt.

March 26: 9am
Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church
4385 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta
770-971-2880 •
The Egg Hunt is for ages 2 through 2nd grade. There will also be a Petting Zoo and the Easter Bunny.

March 26: 11:30am
Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop
Sprayberry High School
2525 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta
770-423-1330 •

March 26: 9am
St. Andrew United Methodist
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and egg scramble
3455 Canton Rd, Marietta
770-926-3488 •

Reprinted from EAST COBBER’s March 2016 issue


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