The Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Easter Egg Hunt and Children’s Party Saturday, April 3, 2021, 9 a.m. to noon. The Chamber welcomes the volunteer support of community individuals and the Siesta Key Kiwanis Club. This event will be held at Siesta Key’s Turtle Beach (8699 Turtle Beach Road). Turtle Beach is approximately 2.3 miles south of Stickney Road on Midnight Pass Road. Free parking is available at Turtle Beach.
Activities include an egg hunt, photos with the Easter Bunny, a fire truck and ambulance drive-by at 10 a.m., children’s games and prizes, Sarasota County Sheriff’s Mounted Patrol, and an animal education session with Big Cat Habitat’s Stella the Sloth at 10:30 a.m.
Children ages 1 to 6 are invited to participate in the egg hunt; $10 per child. Each child who pre-registers will receive a festive Easter goodie bag. Children should bring a basket or tote bag to carry their collected eggs.
Online registration opened March 1, is required for the egg hunt, and limited to 175 children. For questions or sponsorship information contact Rachel Dixon, Promotion and Event Coordinator at the Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce. Rachel can be reached at 941-349-3800 or by email.
Consider using the free Siesta Key Breeze Trolley as another family-friendly activity. Trolley service begins daily at 8 a.m. It takes about 15 to 20 minutes for the trolley to travel from Siesta Key Village to Turtle Beach. Track the trolley in real time by searching “Siesta Key Breeze” on the App Store or Google Play.
Standard COVID-19 safety practices will be in effect.