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The Easter Bunny is hopping into town! Here are the places to take your little ones to get your annual Easter Bunny photos taken in Des Moines. If you know of additional locations or events to visit the Easter Bunny, let us know in the Comments below and we will add it to the list.
Bass Pro Shops
1000 Bass Pro Drive NW • Altoona, IA 50009 • (515) 957-5500
The Easter Bunny arrives on March 19th and you can have a FREE photo taken, crafts and egg hunt!
Easter Bunny’s Hours March 19th to 27th, 2016:
Saturdays & Sundays: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Monday-Thursday: 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Friday: March 25 (Good Friday), 2:00 to 8:00 pm
Merle Hay Mall
Sears Court • 3800 Merle Hay Road • Des Moines, IA 50310 • (515) 276-8551
The Easter Bunny arrives on Saturday, March 12th to enjoy a movie. Enjoy breakfast (8:30am) and the movie “Hop” (9am) at Flix Brewhouse for only $5!
Easter Bunny’s Hours March 12th to March 27th, 2016:
Monday – Saturday: 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 noon to 5:30 pm
Valley West Mall
Lower Level of Valley West Mall • 1551 Valley W Drive #400 • West Des Moines, IA 50266 • (515) 225-3631
The Easter Bunny arrives on Friday, March 4th, 2016. Kids can also enjoy the Easter train for $2.00 or three for $5.00.
Easter Bunny’s Hours March 4th to March 26th, 2016 (Valley West will be closed on Easter Sunday)
Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Sunday: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
Special Easter Events & Activities
Easter Coloring Contest
Help the Waukee Parks and Recreation Department spread some Easter cheer around Waukee’s Downtown businesses by participating in their Easter Coloring Contest! The winner will receive an egg’cellent Easter basket filled with goodies.
Barnes & Noble Story Time
When Rabbit collects Too Many Carrots which leave him unable to sleep in his cozy burrow, other animals offer to share their homes. Will Rabbit make his way back? Find out on Saturday, March 12 at 11:00 am. Activities and coloring to follow.
Stop by your Altoona Hy-Vee on Saturday, March 19th from 7:00 to 11:00 am. The Easter Bunny will be there for a meet and greet, kids activities and more.
Stop by Urbandale Hy-Vee’s Market Grille on Saturday, March 19th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. The Easter Bunny will be there for a meet and greet, kids activities and more.
Windsor Heights Hy-Vee
Stop by the Windsor Heights Hy-Vee on Saturday, March 19th from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon. The Easter Bunny will be there for a meet and greet with photos, cookie decorating and breakfast buffet!
Hop into Uptown
Hop into Uptown Ankeny on Thursday, March 24, 2016 to visit the Easter Bunny at the holiday house located at SW 3rd & SW Maple. Receive your magic number, while supplies last, then hunt for your egg at the participating businesses from 5:00 to 6:30 pm.
Clive Library hosts an EGGS-cellent Extravaganza on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 6:00 pm. Join them for egg-inspired stories, music, dance, crafts and games. Registration required.
Are you planning on visiting the Easter Bunny? Know of a cool place to visit him? Let us know in the comments section below.