Here is a list of eggcellent events this weekend, some that you can not eggnore. Okay, I will stop being so eggs-tra and let you in on the yolk of these SG-Egg Picks. 

Not into these events? A longer list of things to do is available on the Daily Citizen’s Event Calendar.


Dickerson Park Zoo Eggstravaganza and Spring Search: 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

EggStravaganza @ Farmers Park: 8 a.m.- 1 p.m.

Easter Egg Hunt | North and South Campus James River Church: 9 a.m.

Indoor Easter Egg Hunt @ Discovery Center Springfield: 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Easter Carnival & Egg Hunt: University Heights Baptist Church: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Easter Egg Hunt @ Asbury United Methodist Church, Springfield, Missouri: 10:30 a.m.

Floating Easter Egg Hunt @ Chesterfield Family Center and Park: 12 p.m.- 4 p.m.

Dog Easter Egg Hunt @ Bark Yard: 1 p.m.- 5 p.m.

American Indian Center of Springfield Easter Egg Hunt: 1 p.m.

Easter Egg Hunt @ Cherry Street Baptist Church: 1 p.m.

Adult Easter Egg Hunt: 2 p.m.

GLOW IN THE DARK EASTER EGG HUNT @ Glenstone Baptist Church: 7:30 p.m.


Easter Service and Egg Hunt @ First Unitarian Universalist Church Sunday: 10:30 a.m.

Easter Brunch @ Lost Signal: 10:30 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Family Easter Egg Hunt @ Wesley Church:  9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Easter Egg Hunt @ King’s Way UMC: 12 p.m.

EASTER EGG-STRAVAGANZA @ Springfield Vinyard Church: 4 p.m.

Shannon Cay

Shannon Cay, a Kansas City transplant, is the Daily Citizen’s visual journalist, leading efforts around photo, graphics and video for the whole newsroom. Cay also manages the events calendar and obituaries. She joined the Citizen from Carbon Trace Productions, a nonprofit film studio in Springfield, where she served as executive director. Cay obtained her degree in Broadcast Journalism from Missouri State University, worked as a reporter at KTTS and KSMU in Springfield, and as the news director for Earl’s Family Broadcasting in Branson. More by Shannon Cay