Saanich Events – 7th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

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Sunday, April 5, 2015 – 7th Annual Easter Egg Hunt – 10am to 1pm at Beckwith Park in Saanich, BC – a 12-minute trip from Victoria, BC      

If you’re looking for a super fun Easter Sunday morning, look no further than Saanich BC for Signs of Hope in Africa’s seventh annual Easter Egg Hunt. This is one of the biggest egg hunts in the Victoria area that is great for adults and kids alike; rain or shine, you’re guaranteed to have a great time.

The grand event, the hunt itself, starts at 11am with three age categories for those participating. Kids will be tracking down 20,000 chocolate eggs for them to take home. And there are so many other things to do at this event that we’ve compiled a list of activities:

  • Visit the Easter Bunny
  • Shake hands and get your picture taken with the Saanich Police Mascot or Marty from the Victoria Royals onsite
  • Get a ride on the Saanich Police and Fire vehicles
  • BBQ lunch with burgers, hot dogs, and a vegetarian option plus a chance to get a combo (burger/chips/drink)
  • Coffee/tea/popcorn station
  • Raffle basket prize draw including birthday party events

Many, many more activities will be offered here including three bouncy castles, a craft station, carnival games, face painting, roaming Super Heroes, live entertainment including Mr. Umbee and Pockets the clowns, and Global music with DJ Hinga.

Signs of Hope in Africa uses sustainable initiatives to break the cycle of poverty in this region as well as help the community thrive. Their pancake breakfast program helps to feed 300+ children and it has recently expanded to a primary school. All proceeds from this event go to support children and families in Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Come join one of the biggest Easter events taking place in Saanich BC; you’ll certainly have a great time while supporting a great cause. 

Saanich Event Details: 

Event: Saanich Easter Egg Hunt

Date: Sunday, April 5, 2015. 10am to 1pm.

Location: Beckwith Park (857 Beckwith Avenue), Saanich, BC – a 12-minute trip from Victoria, BC

Prices: Kids 13 & under: $5. Adults: free. BBQ lunch combo: $6.

Contact: Email: Kristi Falconer ( or phone: 250-514-9192

Official website:

Featured image credit: Shane Hart,

Publisher of Amazing Vancouver Island. Doug grew up in Kamloops and Vancouver. He is also the President of KIAI Angency, an Internet Marketing and Branding agency in Vancouver. He is an avid photographer and you can see his many pix of Vancouver Island on Flickr.

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