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Fill those Baskets with Easter Eggs!

Last year, we gave you a list of Easter Egg Hunting events all over the metro.  We know that you are in the lookout for it again so we rounded up the events that will surely put a big smile on your and your family’s faces this Easter.

Check out these fun events and prepare to fill your basket with Easter Eggs:

What: Dusit Thani Manila’s ‘Pool of Surprises’ Easter Celebration

When: March 31, 2013, 10AM to 12NN

What to expect: Bubble Show, Magic Show, Sand Art Activity, Kids Fashion Show, Egg Hunt, Food Sampling, Photo Booth, Goodies and Giveaways

Ticket Prices: Php800 net per child (12 years & below) with one accompanying adult. Php300 net for extra adult.

For more information, visit

What: Clearwater Resort & Country Club Easter Egg Hunt Picnic

When: March 30 to 31, 2013

What to expect: Easter Egg Hunt, Breakfast or Afternoon Tea at Clearwater Cafe, Use of the resort’s facilities

Ticket Prices: Php150 per child (12 years & below). Php550 for adults.

For more information, visit

What: Easteriffic Sunday at Active Fun

When: March 31, 2013, 9AM

What to expect: Free play, Egg Hunt, Egg Painting Contest, Mascot and Magic Shows, Games, Raffle

Ticket Prices: Php500 (general) and Php450 for Fun Club Members

For more information, visit

What: Wild West Ace Easter Party

When: March 31, 2013, 2PM

What to expect: Magic Show, Bull Ride, Puppet Show, Game Booths, Food and Drinks, Goodie Bag

Ticket Price: Php599 for 1 child and 1adult

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What: Diamond Hotel Zoo Party

When: March 31, 2013, 10AM to 2PM

What to expect: Face Painting, Balloon Twisting, Egg Painting, Glimmer Tattoo, Cupcake Decorating, Nail Art, Magic Show, Games, Raffle Prizes

Ticket Price: Php800 net per person with a snack box

For more information, visit

What: The Bellevue Manila Easter Party Under The Sea

When: March 31, 2013, 11AM

What to expect: Fun Prizes, Gifts and Surprises

Ticket Price: Php950 net per person inclusive of snack buffet

For more information, visit

What: Crowne Plaza Retro Easter

When: March 31, 2013, 2PM to 5PM

What to expect: Fun games and activities, snacks and freebies

Ticket Price: Php1,000 for 1 kid and 1 adult.  Php800 for Little Diners Member and 1 adult.

For more information, visit 

What: InterContinental Manila Eggciting Africa Safari

When: March 31, 2013, 10AM

What to expect: Easter Egg Hunt, exciting games, good food, swimming and other fun activities.

Ticket Price: Php998 net kids and adults

For more information and other Easter packages, visit


What: Grand Acacia Ballroom Easter Farm Party

When: March 31, 2013, 11AM to 2PM

What to expect: Brunch buffet, games, shows and activity booths.

Ticket Price: Php950 net per person.

For more information and other Easter packages, visit




Featured Products for Easter 2012

It’s Easter time once again and we have to celebrate Christ’s resurrection.  To help you in picking the best Easter presents for your loved ones, check out’s gift suggestions below.  You might also want to check our Easter Page for more products.

With Eyes Fixed On Jesus from Jesuit Communication

A collection of short reflections by Fr. John Chambers, SJ, a Jesuit who has spent much of his life in the Philippines. Based on the Gospels for the Sundays and Holy days of the year, these brief but powerful reflections give lay people something to ponder on before or after hearing Mass.


Flowers and Fruits Basket by Blooms and Foliage Inspirations Co.

A classic combination of fruits and flowers that can be given on any occasion.

Deinar, Inc. Mother and Child

Mother and child miniature icon. Mounted on wood with stand.

Gumbo Gift Certificate

Cajuns and Creoles galore! Get that genuine taste of New Orleans cuisine and lifestyle only at Gumbo Restaurant! Send as a gift or buy for yourself a Gumbo Gift Certificate and enjoy an unforgettably pleasurable dining experience. Gumbo Gift Certificates in denominations of PHP500’s are accepted in the following Gumbo branches:
SM Mall of Asia
SM The Block
Midtown Wing, Robinson’s Place,Manila

 God’s Special Gifts To Me by Creative Kids Gifts and Books

For ages 4 – 11. This wonderful book explains God’s love to children with easy to understand text. The story covers all five senses as well as wisdom, forgiveness and prayer.

Lamingtons by Bizu Patisserie

Pretty colored gems made from soft butter sponge infuses with flavor and rolled in dessicated coconut. A favorite bakery treat in Australia. Each box contains 27 pieces.

Vespers I by Jesuit Communication

Religious Filipino songs done through the stirring and soulful tune  of the flute and guitar. The first two in the series feature Ray Sison on the flute and Lionel Valdellon on the guitar.

Let’s Hunt Those Easter Eggs

Easter eggs are special decorated eggs given to celebrate Easter.  It was said that eggs symbolizes the start of a new life.  A new life springs when a chick hatches out of an egg.  As with Christianity, the egg is seen as a symbol of Christ’s resurrection.

Therefore, we’ve gathered some events where you and your family can hunt those Easter eggs and have some fun!  Check out the details below:

1.  Easter Lunch Egg Hunt

Peninsula Garden at Clearwater Resort and Country Club, Clark, Pampanga
10:30am – 1pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Prices:  P550/Adult and P150/Child below 12
Souvenir for all children, Al Fresco Lunch at Frolic Garden
For inquiries, call (045)599-5949 0917-520-4403 0922-870-5177 and ask for Joanne or Jeremy or Marilou.

 2.  Easter Egg Hunt Kiddie Adventure

Subic Bay Yacht Club, Recreation Area
9am – 11am, April 8, 2012
Ticket Prices: P350/kid (inclusive of kiddie meal and loot bag) and P50/ adult (entrance and raffle only)
Magicians, mascots, kiddie games
Check out this link for more info:

3. The Easter Bunny Trail Egg Hunt and Painting Contest

Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park, Cavite Hall
9am, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: Php 200/child (inclusive of loot bag and light snack)
Check out this link for more info:

4.  Easter Wonderland – Adventure in Kid City

Eastwood City Walk, Libis, Quezon City
3pm-8pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: Php550.00 (loot bags, access to 50 booths, activities and attractions)
Check out this link for more info:

5.  Fun Ranch Eggciting Easter Weekend

Frontera Verde, Ortigas Avenue corner C-5, Pasig City and Alabang
3pm-6pm (Ortigas) and 2pm-5pm (Alabang), April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: P250 for adults and P500 for the children two to 10 years old (inclusive of snacks, loot bags, games, etc.)
For more information, visit or Fun Ranch’s Facebook page,

6. Easter Wonderland at Edsa Shangrila

1 Garden Way, Ortigas Centre, Mandaluyong City
11am-3pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: P1,350 (inclusive of service charge and taxes)
Activities: Face painting, egg-shaped cookie decorating, Easter egg hunt, arts and crafts, egg relay, special performances, games, etc.
For more information, visit Edsa Shangri-La’s Facebook page.

7. Easter Eggcitement at Marriott Hotel Manila

No. 10 Newport Boulevard, Newport City Complex, 1309 Pasay City
2pm-4pm, April 4, 2012Address:
Ticket Price: P500 nett (inclusive of activities, souvenirs, loot bag, etc.)
Activities: Egg hunting, egg painting, magic show, face painting, etc.
For more information, visit Marriott Hotel Manila’s Facebook page.

8.  Easter Eggstravaganza at The Orchard 

The Orchard Golf & Country Club Aguinaldo Highway, Dasmarinas City, Cavite
3pm, April 8, 2012
Ticket Price: P150 for members and P200 for non-members
For more information, visit

Happy Easter!