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Egg hunts and Easter events set for Copperas Cove


Cove Leader-Press 


Families have a few options to choose from when it comes to celebrating Easter and hunting for eggs this year. 

The city of Copperas Cove’s annual Easter Egg Round Up, organized by the Parks and Recreation Department, will be Saturday, April 8, at the Cove City Park (1206 W. Avenue B. Copperas Cove, TX 76522) from 9:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pictures with the Easter Bunny will be from 10:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

Due to the number of kids anticipated in the older age groups, organizers are asking that parents stay behind the hunt lines and allow the kids to be able to gather the eggs.

Age groups and times for the Easter Egg hunts are as follows:

Ages 0-2 and Adaptive will be at 10:00 am on Field 1 (line up at 9:45 am)

Ages 3-4 will be at 10:15 am on Field 2 (line up at 10:00 am)

Ages 5-6 will be at 10:30 am on Field 3 (line up at 10:15 am)

Ages 7-8 will be at 10:45 am on Field 2 (line up at 10:30 am)

Ages 9-10 will be at 11:00 am on Field 3 (line up at 10:45 am)

The adaptive hunt is for any child with a physical or mental disability. If people have any questions, they are encouraged to contact Special Events Coordinator Ashley Wilson at 254-542-2719 or

Grace United Methodist Church is also holding an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 8, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. This event will feature crafts as well as pictures with the Easter bunny. Grace United Methodist Church is located at 101 W. Ave F in Copperas Cove. 

The Central Texas Pride Community is hosting their 2nd annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 8, at 3 p.m. Participants are invited for an afternoon of fun and encouraged to bring their coolers, picnic lunches and lawn chairs. There will also be crafts and an egg hunt. The farm is located at 3034 FM-2313, Kempner. 

Legacy Martial Arts will be holding their Egg-Stravaganza on Saturday, April 8, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. This event is free and will feature egg hunts designed for different age groups plus games run by Legacy Martial Arts leadership and instructor team members. 

The times for the indoor Easter hunt by age group are as follows: 

Ages 3-4: 3:15 p.m.

Ages 5-7: 3:45 p.m. 

Ages 8-19: 4:00 p.m. 

Ages 10-12: 4:30 p.m. 

There will also be a smaller egg hunt at 4:45 p.m.  for kiddos who find it difficult to be in large crowds. 

Legacy Martial Arts is located at 3010 E. Hwy 190 in Copperas Cove. 

There will also be an Easter egg hunt for military families on Thursday, April 6, starting at 10 a.m. at Lions Club Park. The event is free, with food sponsored by Black Meg 43, according to the Eventbrite page found at

Bible Way Missionary Baptist Church will be holding its third annual Family Fest on Saturday, April 8, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event will feature bounce houses, food trucks, an Easter egg hunt and more. Bible Way Missionary Baptist Church is located at 2306 S. F.M. 116.

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