The Ocean Pines Recreation & Parks Department will hold its annual Easter/Spring Celebration on Saturday, April 19 from 11 am to 2 pm at White Horse Park in Ocean Pines. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.
The festivities will include egg hunts, entertainment by magician Wild Willy Woo Woo, carnival games, moon bounces, face painting, arts and crafts, visits and photos with Bugsy O’Hare, an Easter bonnet parade and much more.
Easter egg hunts will be held during the event for children up to age nine as follows: 11:30 am for ages 0 to 2, 12 pm for ages 3 and 4, 1:15 pm for ages 5 and 6 and 1:45 pm for ages 7 to 9. The Easter bonnet parade and contest, which is open to children up to age ten, will begin at 12:30 pm.
The Kiwanis will be selling hot dogs, snacks, cupcakes and drinks. Photos with the Easter bunny will also be available for purchase.
The Ocean Pines Farmers Market, which operates every Saturday in White Horse Park, will be open for extended hours – from 8 am to 2 pm – in conjunction with the celebration. Its regular hours of operation are every Saturday from 8 am to 12 pm through April 26. Beginning May 3, the Farmers Market will be open every Saturday from 8 am to 1 pm year-round. Vendors will be selling a variety of seasonal produce, baked goods, floral arrangements, eggs, seafood, meat, pet treats, bath products and more.
Volunteers and candy donations are needed for the Easter/Spring Celebration. Please contact the Ocean Pines Recreation & Parks Department at 410-641-7052 if you are interested in helping.
For more information, contact Teresa Travatello, director of marketing and public relations for the Ocean Pines Association, at (410) 641-7052 or firstname.lastname@example.org.