Celebrate Easter in the heart of America's Garden Capital

April 2019

Delaware County lies at the heart of “America’s Garden Capital:  36 Gardens within 30 miles!”  From your home or hotel room in Delco, almost half the gardens are just minutes away.

And there’s no better way to celebrate spring than to visit a garden this holiday weekend.  Get a free America’s Garden Capital Passport which describes all of the gardens, by stopping in our Welcome Center at Rose Tree Park.

If you have little ‘bunnies’ like those pictured above, here are a few outdoor parks that are hosting public EASTER EGG HUNTS:

The Colonial Pennsylvania Plantation –  April 20th at 11am.  Children 12 and under will search the farm’s fields for eggs with treats and surprises in them. Three hunts beginning at 11am  (for children 1-4 years), 11:15am (5-8 years) and 11:30am (9-12 years).  See  a puppet show following the last hunt. Pre-registration recommended  – THEY SOLD OUT LAST YEAR! Buy yours online before 11:59pm on April 19th.  Colonial PA Plantation Website 3900 N Sandy Flash Dr, Newtown Square, PA 19073

Great Media Easter Egg Hunt at Glen Providence Park  – Saturday, April 13th – 11am to 1:30pm.  An annual event that promises lots of fun! After the hunt, join the Easter Bunny for a special luncheon. Food, fun and games for all at Glen Providence Park, 550 W. State St., Media, PA 19063.

Radnor Township residents can attend Radnor Township’s Spring Eggstravaganza at Villanova  University’s Stadium – Sunday, April 7th – Noon to 2pm.  Crafts, bounce houses, prizes, face painting, egg hunts by age group and a visit from the Easter Bunny. New this year: adult prize drop game! Egg hunts begin at 12:30 PM. Villanova University Football Stadium, 800 E. Lancaster Ave., Villanova, PA. 19085

Thornbury Township Egg Hunt & Decorating Contest -Saturday, April 13th – 11am.  Bring your little ones to Thornbury Park for their annual egg hunt — and BE SURE TO BRING A HOMEMADE DECORATED EGG for a chance to the win ‘Best Decorated’ contest! Light refreshments will be served.  Located at Cheyney and Glen Mills Roads.