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Traquair Estate all set for a cracking Easter

Traquair Estate all set for a cracking Easter

Staff photos by Gage Cureton Austin Garland, five, examines a sign denoting a free prize if kids turn in an egg. An estimated 5,000 youngsters hunted for approximately 40,000 eggs. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for each child. The Easter Egg Exchange is set up outside the Orillia Opera House, 20 Mississaga St. W. - and eggs are hidden down the main street. Bunny ears were in abundance.

Whites country farm is also hosting an Easter egg hunt from 11a.m.to 2 p.m.

After each family had their chance to meet Peter Cottontail, they made their way to the front of the Easter egg hunting grounds where they were invited to take part in a raffle for the bikes donated to the event.

The sixth annual event starts tomorrow morning at 10 a.m. with the ages one through four group. The hunt will be taking place just off the beach, in the same area it's been held for the past several years.

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"I had several volunteers, but it was still quite a chore filling those plastic eggs", quipped McDonald.

Following each hunt, children can visit with the Easter Bunny, get their face painted, and more.

This year's event was supported by Jamie and Sarah Reece of the Reece Homes Team with additional help from the South County Fire, the Edmonds-Woodway High School Key Club, Washington Kids in Transition and the Daybreakers Rotary Club of Edmonds.


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