The City of Peoria invites the community out to enjoy the 37th Annual Dolly Sanchez Memorial Easter Egg Hunts on Saturday, March 30, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. to Noon at the Peoria Sports Complex.
“Cottontail Lane” will be open for kids to participate in carnival games and fun arts & crafts
activities. Kids can also watch a puppet show, visit animals at the petting zoo, and take a train ride,
and jump on the inflatables.
“Mr. and Mrs. Bunny” will be on-hand to start the candy hunts and take pictures with kids. Candy
Age 1 - 8:20 a.m. Age 5 - 9:50 a.m.
Age 2 - 8:45 a.m. Age 6 - 10:10 a.m.
Age 3 - 9:10 a.m. Age 7&8 - 10:25 a.m.
Age 4 - 9:30 a.m. Age 9&10 - 10:40 a.m.
Family Scavenger Hunt- 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Gates open at 8:00 am at Peoria Sports Complex, located at 16101 N. 83rd Ave just south of Bell
Rd. Parking and admission is free with a donation of canned food to benefit St. Mary’s Westside
Food Bank Alliance. Food and beverage concessions will be available for purchase including a
special $5 kids’ meal (hot dog, small soda and chips) for those 12 and under. For more
information call 623-773-7137 or visit us on the web at www.peoriaaz.gov/specialevents.
The Easter Egg Hunts were initiated in 1976 by Dolly Sanchez, who was a member of the
Peoria Community Action Program and Parks and Recreation Board. The Sanchez family
continues to be an integral part of the Easter Egg Hunts and the Peoria community.