As life works to return to normal after the past two years of a crippling pandemic, holiday celebrations in Massachusetts are returning as well.

Last week traditional St. Patrick's Day celebration returned throughout one of the most Irish states in the country and with Easter just around egg hunts are back as well.

The city of Pittsfield, Massachusetts welcomes back its popular Eggstravaganza Egg
Scramble after two years of cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The last time the city hosted an in-person celebration was Paril of 2019.

The event makes its return on Saturday, April 16 at The Common, 100 First St.
The event is free and open to Pittsfield children ages 2-11. The rain date is April 23.

The schedule per age group is as follows:
• 10:30 a.m. – 9-, 10- and 11-year-olds
• 10:40 a.m. – 7- and 8-year-olds
• 10:55 a.m. – 5- and 6-year-olds
• 11:10 a.m. – 4-year-olds
• 11:25 a.m. – 2- and 3-year-olds
A prize will be awarded in each age group for those who find the lucky golden egg. Balloon creations will be provided by BTC Entertainment. Parents and guardians are encouraged to bring a camera as there will be a special visit by Mr. Bunny.

This year's event is sponsored by Greylock Federal Credit Union.


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