Hop on board the West Chester Railroad and take a 90-minute round trip from downtown West Chester to historic Glen Mills Station along the beautiful Chester Creek. The train departs at both noon and 2pm. The Easter Bunny will be on board handing out treats to all passengers. Also, Greg Wright and Friends will be playing live music, singing all of your favorite Easter songs; they take song requests so don’t be shy! Make sure not to forget your camera because there will be plenty of opportunities for a photo with the Easter Bunny! See ticket information at WestChesterRR.com.
Join West Chester Parks & Recreation for the best egg hunt around at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 12 at Everhart Park. The event is free to attend, just bring a bag or basket to collect some of the 4,00o eggs that will be filled with toys, candy, chocolate, gold dollars and more!
Following the egg hunt, meet up at Side Bar (10 E. Gay Street) at noon for a fantastic lunch with the Easter Bunny himself! Lunch is $12 per person for ages 2 and up. Registration is necessary and can be made by calling West Chester Parks & Recreation at (610)436-9010. For more information on the event visit www.west-chester.com.
Looking for a place to go on Sunday morning with the family? Lucky for you the Olive Branch Restaurant will be hosting a Family Brunch on Easter Sunday, March 31. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., treat yourself and your loved ones to a delicious meal accompanied by complimentary mimosas. The feast highlights include berry-stuffed French Toast with Grand Marnier maple syrup, honey-baked ham, rosemary and olive oil-roasted lamb, sweet potatoes whipped with Jack Daniels, green bean almondine, dessert plates, and much more. The cost is $17.95 per person. Reservations are recommended; call (610) 431-7141 to make yours today!
Below are two special events happening this weekend in Downtown West Chester!
Easter Egg Hunt at Everhart Park | March 23, 2013
Join the Easter Bunny at the annual Easter Egg Hunt in Everhart Park. Come early so you won’t miss the fun. Egg hunt begins at 10am sharp. For children ages 2 to 9. Bring your own basket or bag for your eggs and meet at the Green Shed. Presented by the West Chester Parks & Recreation.
Easter Bunny Express | March 23, 24, 30
Hop on board the West Chester Railroad and take a 90-minute round trip along the beautiful Chester Creek from West Chester to the historic Glen Mills village. The Easter Bunny will be on board the heated and decorated train handing out treats to all passengers.
Hop’ on board the West Chester Railroad and take a 90 minute round trip along the beautiful Chester Creek from West Chester to the historic Glen Mills village. The Easter Bunny will be on board handing out treats to all passengers. During the 20 minute stop at the historic Glen Mills station there will be plenty of opportunities for you to take photos with the Easter Bunny. So be sure to bring your camera! Also, Greg Wright and Friends will be on board playing live music, singing all of your favorite Easter songs. Tickets are available now at West Chester Railroads official website, www.westchesterrr.net. Below is a list of prices for the Eastern Bunny Express.
- Adults – $22.00
- Children (ages 2-12) – $15.00
- Toddlers (9 mo-23-mo) – $6.00
There are a number of great Easter Egg Hunts to choose from this year in West Chester! With all of the choices, which one will you be attending?
Everhart Park: Saturday, March 31st at 10am SHARP! Meeting place is by the green shed. This is for ages 2-9, please bring your own Easter Basket. View Website
Everhart Park: Sponsored by First Presbyterian Church, Saturday March 31st at 4pm. All kids are welcome! Snack and prizes for all. View Website
West Goshen Township Community Park: Saturday, March 31st: Easter Egg Hunt and Decorated Hat Parade begins at 10:30am for children ages 2-9. Cost is FREE! View Website. Bring a dry-good item for the West Chester Food Cupboard: Diapers, toilet paper, shampoo, deodorant, Peanut Butter, etc.
The East Bunny will be making an appearance at Everhart Park as well as Side Bar and Restaurant on March 31st! The events will begin at 10:00am at Everhart Park with an “Easter Egg Hunt” for Ages 2 through 9, Please bring your own bag or basket for the eggs. After the “Easter Egg Hunt” head on over to Side Bar and Restaurant for “Lunch with the East Bunny”, It will cost $12.00 Per Person (Ages 2 and Up) Limited Seating… So sign up soon! You can sign up with West Chester Parks and Recreation by clicking here! We hope to see everyone out for the event!