Your Guide to Easter in Reno Tahoe
This Sunday, April 8, brings another exciting Easter to Reno Tahoe USA, where you can enjoy traditional egg hunts with your kids, Sunday brunch or take egg hunting to the extreme with avalanche beacons and SCUBA tanks!
The annual hunt for the Golden Egg is on at Sugar Bowl Resort! Clues to the Golden Egg’s whereabouts, as well as festive Easter treats, will be hidden in colored eggs throughout the resort. Keep an eye for the Easter Bunny on slopes as he’ll be skiing around, handing out candy, taking photos and might have additional information on the location of the Golden Egg. The first guest to find the coveted Golden Egg will win a 2012-2013 Mid-week Season Pass!
Northstar California has a slate of Easter festivities scheduled for all ages; including, an egg hunt in the Village at Northstar starting at 10:30 am; live music from 2:30 – 5:30 pm at Baxter’s Patio, Chocolate Bar patio and the Village Stage; a special Easter parade marching through the Village at 4:45 pm; and photos with the Eater Bunny all day.
Alpine Meadows is taking Easter egg hunting to a whole new level with the Beacon & Eggs search contest. Hunt for buried backpacks containing great prizes in a one-acre area using avalanche beacons set to “search” mode. The event starts at 9:00 am and is free!
Join Mt. Rose for the Easter Sunday Brunch & Egg Hunt where you’ll enjoy a delicious meal of fresh fruit, pancakes with strawberries and whipped cream and eggs benedict at Winters Creek Lodge from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm, and kids will have a blast hunting for Eater eggs at the main lodge starting at noon.
For the biggest Easter egg hunt in downtown Reno, bring the kids to the Aces Ballpark and win awesome team prizes! Be sure to stick around after the hunt to watch the Aces take on the Colorado Springs Sky Sox. The Easter egg hunt is for fans 12 and under, and the game kicks off at 1:05 pm.
For a fun-filled Easter Sunday, bring your kids with their baskets to Scheels for the Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt. Not only will they hunt for eggs filled with toys and candy, but also receive a free ride on the Ferris Wheel!
Easter excitement around the Lake:
Here are a few other Easter activities taking place around beautiful Lake Tahoe:
- Underwater Egg Hunt – Sierra Dive invites all you SCUBA divers out there to the annual underwater Easter Egg Hunt at Sand Harbor Lake Tahoe. Dive into the brisk Tahoe waters and collect as many eggs as you can from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm. Prizes include diving DVDs, underwater phone protectors, defogger and more.
- Easter Egg Hunt at Hyatt Regency – Includes an egg hunt at 11:30 am for kids 2 to 5 years old, and another at 1:30 pm for kids 6 and up.
Also, be sure to check out Reno Tahoe’s Easter dining specials!