Things to Do

Egg Hunt

Date: Sat, March 30, 2024

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Price: FREE

Location: 1 Lake Street Avon, CO

Get ready for an egg-stravaganza like never before! The Egg Hunt is back at Harry A. Nottingham Park in Avon, and it’s set to make Saturday, March 30th, a morning of pure family fun. Dive into the excitement with a coloring contest, test your skills in the jellybean guessing game, conquer exhilarating inflatable features, and cozy up to adorable animals in the petting zoo – the fun never stops!

But wait, there’s more! Brace yourself for the ultimate egg hunt challenge, as a whopping 12,000 eggs are scattered around, each filled with delightful candy and small prizes. Bring your A-game and join us for an unforgettable day of laughter, surprises, and community joy!

Tips for Enjoying the Egg Hunt:

  • The Egg Hunt event is a Bully Free Zone and participants are expected to Be A Buddy Not A Bully!
  • The actual hunting of eggs will be organized by age: 3 & Under; 4-5; 6-7 and 8-9.
  • There are two egg hunt opportunities for each age group.
  • There is a special area just for the little ones (children 3 years of age and under) with their very own bouncy house and egg hunt.
  • Parents are not allowed in the Egg Hunt Arena, parent’s will be able to pick up their children on either end of the arena.

Coloring Contest:

  • To enter the Coloring Contest participants can download the Coloring Contest form or cut out the advertisement in the Vail Daily on Friday, March 29th. Use your imagination and color the ad, complete the information section at the bottom, and bring it with you to the Egg Hunt. To enter, turn in your artwork at the Town of Avon tent. Prizes will be awarded for the most creative coloring by age group.

Public Transportation & Parking: 

The Town of Avon is introducing a new paid parking plan. It will provide free parking for the first three hours in the following locations: on-street parking in Town owned parking stalls on East Benchmark Road, West Benchmark Road, Riverfront Lane, Lake Street, West Beaver Creek Boulevard and Mikaela Way. Residents and guests will be required to pay $1 per hour beyond the initial three free hours.

The parking will be regulated between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. seven days a week, 365 days a year and is subject to change. There will continue to be no overnight parking from 12:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. without Avon Police Department approval.

  • The use of public transportation is encouraged as well as walking or riding a bike to the park.
  • When parking in Avon, look out for Avon’s parking signs with easy-to-read blue circles and “P” designation.
  • Avon buses and shuttles will be running their regularly scheduled routes. 
    • For more details the Avon Transit schedules are available here.

For more detailed information on Avon’s new parking plan, please visit the website.

Remember your reusable water bottle – Plastic-Free Event!

Fostering a culture of environmentalism, waste mitigation and energy conservation which minimizes the negative impacts to our collective environment and community for the long term is of upmost importance to the Town.  The Towns environmental sustainability initiatives and Eagle County’s waste diversion goal of 50% reduction by 2030 (zero waste events utilizing leave no trace practices)

  • There will not be any beverages available for purchase in single-use plastic bottles.
  • There will be water filling stations and canned product available for purchase.
  • The Town of Avon is working towards plastic free events. We ask that you help us recycle the eggs you collect. We will have a plastic egg recycle station onsite for guests to recycle their plastic eggs.

Frequently Asked Questions

Public Health Bulletin

We care deeply about the safety of our guests and our residents. To protect your well-being we follow Eagle County’s proven policies for COVID-19 containment. Be in the know before you go and enjoy a fulfilling visit to Avon.

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