Joint egg hunt returns to Bourbonnais

Bourbonnais, IL – Saturday, April 9, 2022, the Village of Bourbonnais and Bourbonnais Township Park District will spring ahead with the return of a joint egg hunt at 10 a.m. Both organizations will partner to host an Easter Eggstravaganza along the trails of Perry Farm Park at 459 North Kennedy Drive in Bourbonnais. The free event for the public is open to ages ten and under. Participants are reminded to bring a basket or bag for the egg hunt. Five starting points will be included for trail access with entrances at Coyne Street, Bisaillon Avenue, Cavalier de LaSalle Park and the Exploration Station in Bourbonnais as well as Valley Avenue in Bradley.

Additionally, photos with the Easter bunny will be available before and after the event. Before the egg hunt, photos will take place at the Coyne Street Gazebo 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Following the egg hunt, photos with the Easter bunny and duck will take place at the Perry Farm Gazebo 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Free barrel train rides will be offered for children and a stuffed animal station will be available for purchase.

“We are pleased to combine efforts with the Bourbonnais Township Park District once again to provide the community with this free outdoor event,” stated Bourbonnais Mayor Paul Schore. “Together, we introduced this joint venture last year, due to COVID, and look forward to enhancing the experience this year.”

“This is a great event,” said Bourbonnais Township Park District Board President, Brian Hebert. “We are excited to host it again at Perry Farm Park. We look forward to seeing all the families.”