Who’s ready for an “eggcellent” time at the annual Yorkville Halloween Egg Hunt?
This year, the tradition is set for Friday, Oct. 25 at starting at 5 p.m. The egg hunt, for children 10 and under, is part of an overall community spooktacular at Beecher Community Park, 908 Game Farm Road.
In addition to the egg hunt there will be hayrides, pumpkin decorating (1 per family), pizza slices from Rosati’s ($3 a slice), and more.
Revelers are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes and bring a flashlight and a basket for the eggs. Children are allowed to find up to 10 eggs each.
Toddlers will go first and every few minutes the next group will go, ending with the oldest children.
A schedule of events is as follows:
5 - 6:45 p.m.
- Pumpkin Decorating/Carving, 1st 100.
- Rosati's Pizza - $3 per slice, $1 cans of pop.
- Not So Scary Storytelling
6 - 6:30 p.m.
- Costume contest registration
6:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
- Costume Contest
- Egg Hunt