The Downtown Rutland Partnership and Walmart, with support from Catamount Radio, will host the Downtown Rutland's Egg Scramble on Saturday, April 11, in Depot Park. The event runs from 10 a.m. to noon.
Children between ages two and the fourth grade are invited to scramble for thousands of eggs filled with jelly beans. There will be door prize drawings throughout the event. Prizes range from bicycles, ice cream, pool passes, Great Escape tickets and pony rides. The morning will include the Easter Bunny for photo opportunities, Easter bunny face painting and more.
Prizes have been supplied by the following merchants: Rutland Bowlerama, McDonalds, Ben & Jerry's, Green Mountain Rock Climbing Center, Cinema North, Walmart, GameStop, Rutland Regional Fieldhouse, Mountain Top Inn & Resort, Vermont Country Store, T-J Max, Six Flags/Great Escape, Flip Side Skatepark and Rutland Recreation Department. Refreshment are being supplied by Price Chopper.
Volunteers from RSVP have donated their time to fill the eggs. For more information, contact the partnership at 773-9380.