city of Buckeye

Buckeye’s annual spring festival will feature fun activities like an egg hunt, a petting zoo, pony rides, egg decorating, face painting and more. (Photo courtesy city of Buckeye)

The city of Buckeye’s 21st annual spring festival is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at Sundance Park, 22865 Lower Buckeye Road.

The yearly tradition will feature fun activities for the entire family, including an egg hunt, a petting zoo, pony rides, egg decorating, face painting and more.

There will also be a photo booth with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny for festive Easter pictures. Admission is free, but some activities do have a minimal cost to participate.

The annual Easter egg hunt is scheduled by age group, at specific times, in 30-minute blocks. Children ages 2 and younger have their own dedicated area and can hunt continuously from 10 a.m. to noon.

Egg hunt schedule for all other age groups:

• 9:30 a.m. – two groups

1. Ages 3 and 4

2. Eggstra Special Hunt for special needs participants, all ages welcome

• 10 a.m. – Ages 5 and 6 

• 10:30 a.m. – Ages 7 and 8

• 11 a.m. – Ages 9 and 10

• 11:30 a.m. – Ages 11 and up

This year’s celebration is sponsored by Waste Management, Salt River Project, Apex Physical Therapy, KB Home and Sylvan Learning.

For more information, visit buckeyeaz.gov/events.