Hop into spring with Drysdale’s Easter Egg Hunt!
Drysdale’s is proud to once again host our Annual Easter Egg Hunt March 30, 31, and April 1. We are again gratefully accepting non-perishable food donations, which will be distributed to our local food banks.
Hunts leave each day at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm. Please fill out the form on this page or call 705-424-9719 to pre-register child participants. This helps us to prepare the number of treat bags required.
Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your hunt time; upon arrival, proceed to the Evergreen Store to complete the registration process.
Adults: $ 8.50
There is no charge for children under 2 who are not participating in the hunt.
Fee includes: train & wagon ride, Easter Egg Hunt, face painting, and treat bags for participating children. Also includes two live shows: the Pick Pocket Magician and Zoo Tek, an educational interactive exotic animal experience. We encourage you to bring your camera for photos with the animals to share on Facebook and Snapchat!
Once again we have teamed up with 107.5 KOOL FM in Barrie to bring you the chance to win some Kool prizes!!! This year we are offering SEVEN grand prizes:
Five Family 4-packs to Wet N Wild water park, complete with lunch;
AND Two Georgian College Summer Camps for Kids.
Each child that finds one of the three “Kool FM Eggs” in each hunt, will qualify to win their family the KOOL Weekend Getaway! Grand Prize draw will be held Tuesday April 3rd on the Morning Show with Dale & Charlie.
To Participate in the Easter Egg Hunts:
-Register at the Evergreen Store 30 minutes prior to your hunt
(Hunts go out at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm)
-Wagons will load between The Evergreen Store and Santa’s House
-When the wagons arrive in the hunt area, please wait until all wagons have completely stopped before exiting
-Coloured plastic eggs have been distributed throughout the designated hunt area. Due to environmental concerns, children’s safety, and to deter competition, candy or chocolate are not placed outside. All participating children, regardless of eggs collected, receive a treat bag.
-Registered children search for a specific colour of egg based on their age
Age 0-2: Pink
Age 3-4: Blue
Age 5-6: Yellow
Age 7-8: Orange
Age 9-10: Green
Age 11 and up: Purple
-Once all children have completed the Hunt, wagons will bring you back to the Greenhouse to exchange any eggs found for a treat bag. Please note the chocolate eggs may contain nuts, if you have a nut allergy or other health concern, please let Drysdale’s know ahead of time so we can prepare an appropriate treat bag.
-Face painting is available before and after each hunt
-Food and beverages are available in the greenhouse; debit and credit available in the Evergreen Store
The Evergreen Store is open for spring garden and home decor! Take advantage of great prices and visit the Evergreen Store, open throughout the year for unique gift ideas and home accents. Our full service landscape nursery is open beginning mid-April and carries a wide selection of mature trees, shrubs, and perennials. If you are interested in a landscape design or home consultation, please speak with one of our knowledgeable staff.
Hours of Operation:
Sunday – Friday: 9am – 5pm
Saturday: 9am – 6pm
The Easter Bunny will be at Drysdale’s for photo ops!
We at Drysdale’s have taken every precaution possible to ensure a safe and memorable family experience. We wish to remind all of our guests that this is a working farm and you are participating in an outdoor activity governed by weather conditions that Drysdale’s cannot control or be held responsible for. Drysdale’s cannot assume responsibility for lost or stolen personal property or personal safety. Upon registration and purchase of event ticket, you understand and agree to said statement.