Easter Egg Hunt

CANCELLED: Due to wet conditions at Southside Park and forecast heavy rain, this year's Easter Egg Hunt has been cancelled.

NEWTON, NC (March 29, 2019)—The Newton Parks and Recreation Department’s annual Easter Egg Hunt begins at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 14, at Southside Park.

This year’s event will be divided into three divisions: 3 years old and younger, ages 4-6, and ages 7-10. Prizes will be awarded in all three age divisions to children who find the crazy eggs, the largest eggs, the smallest eggs, the most unusual eggs, the golden eggs, various prize eggs, and the most eggs.

The Easter Bunny will greet youngsters and give away prizes. The public is invited to attend this special free event. 

Southside Park is located at 1775 Southwest Blvd. behind the National Guard Armory. For more information, call the Newton Recreation Center at 828-695-4317.