Where to go in East Tennessee for Easter egg hunts, brunches and more

(WVLT) -- Easter is right around the corner, and there's everything from brunch to Easter egg rolls going on across East Tennessee. Find something in your neck of the woods:

Anderson County

Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt with senior citizens
5:30-6:30 p.m. March 30, The Lantern at Morning Pointe Alzheimer's Center of Excellence, 960 S. Charles G. Seivers Blvd., Clinton
Ages 8 years old and younger can participate in Easter egg hunt with residents at center. Easter bunny available for photos. Call 865-457-4005 for more information.

Easter Eggstravaganza
2-4 p.m. March 31 at Cedar Hill Playground, 605 Michigan Ave., Oak Ridge
Carnival-type atmosphere, food, games, egg hunt, prizes and more.

Blount County

Easter Brunch & Sunrise Service
7 a.m. April 17 at Dancing Bear Lodge, 7140 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Townsend
Sunrise service begins at 7 a.m., coffee will be provided. Brunch at the Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., $55 per person. Reservations recommended, call 800-369-0111. Preview the menu here.

Photos with the Easter Bunny
11 a.m.-8 p.m., now through March 31 at Foothills Mall, 197 Foothills Mall, Maryville

Jefferson County

7th Annual Easter Parade and Easter Egg Hunt
March 31, Roadside Park, 934 W Old Andrew Johnson Hwy, New Market
Parade begins at 11 a.m. on Old A.J. Highway at Lost Creek Golf Club, Easter egg hunt to follow at Roadside Park next to New Market Fire and Rescue.

Indoor Easter Egg Hunt
10 a.m.- noon, March 31, Dandridge Memorial Library, 1235 Circle Drive, Dandridge
Easter eggs hidden around library, some will contain special prize tickets.

Knox County

Zoo Knoxville’s Big Egg Hunt
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, March 31. Easter eggs-some for guests and some for animals-will be hidden throughout the zoo and quite a few will have surprises inside. Zoo Knoxville is currently offering $2 off general admission tickets through Saturday

Easter Egg Hunt and Safety Saturday
10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 31 at Belle Morris Elementary School, 2308 Washington Pike, Knoxville
Egg hunts and races for various age groups from 10-11 a.m., Safety Saturday begins afterward at 11 a.m. Visit with first responders, tour emergency vehicles, see bomb robot in action. Snacks and drinks available. Visit event page for more information.

Easter egg hunt
1-3 p.m. March 31 at Beardsley Community Farm, 1741 Reynolds St., Knoxville
Free event but $5 donation per child accepted. Kids encouraged to bring Easter egg basket, Easter Bunny available for photos as well. Three age groups for hunt are 2- to 4-years-old at 1:20 p.m.; 5- to 7-year-olds around 1:30 p.m.; and 8- to 10-year-olds around 1:40 p.m. Barbecue sandwiches available for $2, water and Powerade provided for free.

Photos with Easter bunny at West Town Mall
10 a.m.-8 p.m. daily through March 31
No reservation required, but bunny fast pass available
here for $10 (money will be applied toward photo prints)

Easter EGG-stravaganza with senior citizens
1-3 p.m. March 30, Morning Pointe of Powell, 7700 Dannaher Dr., Powell
Families and children of all ages invited. Bunny sack races, face painting, egg decoration, sweet treats, photo. Call 865-686-5771 for more information.

Easter Egg Roll at Marble Springs
10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 31 at Marble Springs State Historic Site, 1220 W. Governor John Sevier Highway, Knoxville
Free admission, $3 donation suggested. Easter egg roll, egg hunt, kids craft activities, storytelling by Governor Sevier as portrayed by Bob Jones, and more games. Participants encouraged to bring Easter egg baskets. For more information, call 865-573-5508, email info@marblesprings.net, or visit the website.

Easter Fest at Grace Lutheran
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday, March 31
Live by passion play, face painting, Easter egg hunt, pictures with the Easter Bunny and food. Free for the whole family.
For more information call (865) 691-2823.

RiverView Family Farm hosts its 7th Annual Spring Easter Festival
Friday and Saturday, March 30 & 31, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Continuous egg hunt, games, activities, animals, vendors and live music. $10 per person (children under 2 free). Prater Lane off Choto Road in West Knox county.

Loudon County

Easter Egg Hunt at Deep Well Farm
10 a.m.-5 p.m. March 30 and 31 at Deep Well Farm, 9567 US-11 E., Lenoir City
$10 per person over 12 months old, Easter egg hunts every 30 minutes for kids up to 12 years old. Admission includes photo with Easter bunny, drawings for door prizes, wagon ride, play area, animals, and one treat bag per family. See event page for more information.

Sevier County

Easter Eggstavaganza
11 a.m.-4 p.m. March 31 at Ripley's Aquarium, 88 River Road, Gatlinburg
Crafts, games, prizes and special guest, the Easter bunny. Call 888-240-1356 for information.

Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community Easter Show
March 29-31, Gatlinburg Convention Center, 234 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg
Free event features handcrafted gifts and products made by members of the Great Smoky Arts and Crafts community. Demonstrations scheduled throughout weekend.

Tennessee, Kentucky state parks

Easter egg hunts, dinners
Various locations, dates. Find more information at the Tennessee state parks website and Kentucky state parks website.

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