In LA for Easter this year? There are several places to celebrate this holiday in style. From live bunnies to Champange Brunch, Los Angeles has it all.
Easter Sunday Champagne Brunch and Bunny Hunt
Join us for an Easter Feast, complete with Easter Egg Hunt, Marionnette Show and a special appearance from the Easter Bunny.
Brunch will include delights such as King Crab Legs, Oystters, Mussels, Whole Poached Salmon, Pates & Smoked Salmon, Sushi, Prime Rib Carving Station, Pasta Station, Omelet Station, Crepe Station, Chocolate Fondue Fountains, and much more…
When: Sunday, April 24, 2010 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Where: Hilton Los Angeles / Universal City hotel (Sierra Ballroom), 555 Universal Hollywood Drive, Universal City, Ca. 91608
Cost: $39.00 per person for Adults, $18.00 per person for Children (3-10)
Parking: Valet and Self Parking available
Info: For reservations, please contact contact 818-509-2020
Easter Sunrise Service at the Hollywood Bowl
Non-denominational Easter service with multi-denominational clergy and a 240 voice choir, 250 children in the Living Cross and Children’s Choirs in nature’s cathedral, decorated with thousands of Easter Lilies and ending with the mass release of the White Birds of Peace.
When: Easter Sunday, 5:30 to 7 am, gates open at 3:30 am
Where: The Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N. Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90068
Parking: Free stacked parking on site
Info:www.hollywoodbowleaster.com, (323) 463-7111
Note: Disabled seating available, sign language interpretation provided
Bunny’s Spring Fling at the LA Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Kids can make bunny ears, pet bunnies and have their photo taken (for a fee) with Big Bunny and other cartoon characters at this three-day event at the LA Zoo. There will be crafts, face painting, music and more.
When: Easter Weekend, Fri-Sun 10 am – 4 pm
Where: the LA Zoo, 5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA, in Griffith Park, off the I-5 and 134 Freeways
Parking: Free Parking Lot
Cost: Adults (13 & Up) $14. Seniors (62 & up), Children (2to 12) $9, Children (undr 2) Free
Info: http://www.lazoo.org/visit/, 323-644-4200
Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt at Descanso Gardens
A buffet brunch in the Rose Pavilion with Easter baskets provided children under 12 to participate in the Easter Egg Hunt.
When: Saturday and Easter Sunday, 3 seatings 9 am – 1:30 pm, Garden hours 9 am – 5 pm
Where: Descanso Gardens, 1418 Descanso Drive , La Canada CA , 91011
Cost: $50 adults, $18 children 4-12, free under 4, discount for members. Reservations required.
Info:www.descansogardens.org, (818) 949-4200
Beatrix Potter In The Garden: An Easter Celebration at The LA County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
When: Saturday of the weekend before Easter, 10 am – 2 pm, Arboretum hours 9 am – 5 pm
Where: LA County Arboretum, 310 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007
Cost: General admission, plus fee per child to participate in Easter event.
Info: www.arboretum.org, (626) 821-589