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Free Easter egg hunts abound this weekend

Marty Price

If your kids haven’t gotten a chance to meet the Easter Bunny yet or hunt for eggs, it’s not too late. This Saturday is the biggest day for kids’ Easter events, and many are free.

Easter activities at Bass Pro Shops

Various times through Sunday. Bass Pro Shops, Concord Mills.

Your child can pose with the Easter Bunny and get a free 4-by-6 print: 2-8 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Create Easter crafts: 4-7 p.m. Friday and 1-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Participate in an Easter Egg hunt in the store: 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday (register at 1:30). Kids who find five eggs can exchange them for candy.

Easter egg hunt with Christ Church

Sat 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Veterans Park, 2136 Central Ave.

Enjoy activities, candy and fellowship.

The Village’s second annual Eggstravaganza

Sat 1-3 p.m. Ballantyne Village, 14825 Ballantyne Village Way.

Get free photos with the Easter Bunny, hunt for eggs and meet live bunnies. There will also be prizes, music and crafts.

Easter egg hunt in Kings Mountain

Sat 10 a.m. The Mayor Rick Murphrey Children’s Park at Kings Mountain Family YMCA, 211 N. Cleveland Ave., Kings Mountain.

Games and prizes all morning as children hunt for the “golden egg.”

Easter egg hunt with Uptown Church

Sat 10 a.m. Independence Park, 300 Hawthorne Lane.

The egg hunt and fun will go to noon.

SpringFest and Easter egg hunt

Sat 10 a.m. 840 St. Stephen’s Church Road, Gold Hill.

Kids 10 and younger can hunt for eggs starting at 10:30 a.m. Games and activities start at 11, with a nominal charge for games. The Easter Bunny will be there for photo ops.

Zetas of Charlotte’s eighth annual Easter egg hunt

Sat Noon-4 p.m. Zeta House, 4248 Beatties Ford Road.

Enjoy egg hunts, face painting, games and music. Bring your own basket.

Easter egg hunt at Berewick Recreation Center

Sat 10 a.m. Berewick Recreation Center, 5910 Dixie River Road.

Enjoy Easter arts and crafts and meet the Easter Bunny. Activities include bounce houses, face painting and cornhole. Hunt for eggs at the park and playground.