News Release 028

Hunt for Easter Eggs March 30 at Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site

Volume 39-028 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

Children ages 3 to 10 are invited to hunt for candy-filled eggs on Saturday, March 30, at Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site in New Madrid. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the Easter egg hunt will begin at 11 a.m. and is free and open to the public.

Participants are invited to bring their own basket or bag and search for more than 1,300 candy-filled eggs. Children will be divided into four age groups, and prizes will be awarded after the hunt. In case of inclement weather, the hunt will be cancelled.

Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site is located on Dawson Road in New Madrid. For more information, contact the site at 573-748-5340. For more information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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