Hop on down...it's Easter Eggstravaganza!

Mar 30, 2015

Calgary, AB -- Hop, bounce or dash down to the Calgary Zoo for family fun at Easter Eggstravaganza presented by Cococo Chocolatiers in partnership with Calgary’s Child Magazine. Spring is finally here and the animals are ready to welcome you to the zoo for another great Easter event. Kids will love the cookie decorating, sweet treats and fun crafts. Event is rain or shine with indoor venues for every activity!

Event Information:

What:                Easter Eggstravaganza presented by Cococo Chocolatiers in
                          partnership with Calgary’s Child Magazine.
When:               April 3 to April 4, 2015, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where:              Calgary Zoo grounds

Easter Eggstravaganza Activities Include:

  • Meet Bunnysaurs at the North Bridge.

               -Encounter the Amazing Chocolate Bunnysaurus and meet some of
                the people who discovered him. Children (12 and under) will receive
                a handcrafted chocolate dinosaur treat from Cococo Chocolatiers
                and can enter to win a private tour of to the Cococo chocolate factory.
     

  • Inspire Zone at the Discovery Centre.

                -The Egg Farmers of Alberta Egg-ceptionally Crafty Easter Craft.
                -The Egg Farmers of Alberta Coloring activity station and contest.
                -Touch Table & Bio-Facts.
                -Creature Features.
                -Boston Pizza activity area (by Penguin Plunge)
     

  • Connect Zone at Safari Lodge.

                -The Cobbs Corn Maze Fun Zone.
                -SERVUS Credit Union Photo Booth.
                -Touch Table & Bio-Facts.
     

  • Discover Zone at the ENMAX Conservatory.

                -Calgary Child Magazine Information booth.
                -Cookie Decorating.
                -The Egg Farmers of Alberta Get Crackin’ Information Booth.
                -Cococo Chocolatiers – learn how chocolate is made in the
                 Garden of Life by the cocoa tree.
     

  • Explore Zone at the West Lawn.

                -Superstore Pot a Plant
                -Easter Bunny Hop with the Canadian Rabbit Hopping Club
     

  • Engage Zone at the Tom Baines Classroom.

                -Face painting – time ticketed
                -FREE with regular zoo admission, check out our   

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Contact:                                                                                           

Trish Exton-Parder                                          
Lead, Media Relations                                   
Calgary Zoo                                               
Phone: 403.232.9381                                                  
Mobile: 403.371.9075                                                 
trishep@calgaryzoo.com