Irvine Park Easter Eggstravaganza and Giveaway

Credit: Irvine Park Railroad


Today is the last day of March and April and Easter will be here before you know it. We love Irvine Park Railroad and it has become an Easter tradition for our family. We always head there for pictures with the Easter Bunny, Egg hunts and Spring Fun.

Credit: Irvine Park Railroad


This year the Easter Eggstravaganza will feature

  • Egg Hunts
  • Meeting the Easter Bunny
  • Hay Rides
  • Easter Cookie Decorating
  • Carnival Games
  • Train Rides
  • Face Painting
  • Moon Bounce
  • and a variety of Free Picture Stands

Credit: Irvine Park Railroad


Irvine Park’s Easter Eggstravaganza will take place from Saturday, April 2nd to Saturday, April 23rd. Weekend hours will be from 9am to 6pm and weekday hours will be from 9am to 5pm. For additional info head here.

It’s giveaway time!

One lucky family will win a family pack to the Irvine Park Railroad which includes, 6 train and activity tickets + 1 Wheel Fun Rentals at Irvine Park deuce coupe bike rental.

All you have to do is leave a comment letting us know why you would like to win. Contest runs until Sunday, April 10th at 11:59pm. Winner will be chosen at random.

For additional entries you can:

Good luck!

Youth Expo: Free at the Orange County Fairgrounds

Mark your calendars, because this is one experience you do not want to miss. The Orange County Fairgrounds hosts the Youth Expo Experience 2011: Barn to be Wild on April 9th through the 10th.  This fun event is geared for kiddos of all ages. Bring your preschooler or your teenager, they will all have a great time.

This is  a FREE event and will feature :

  • exhibits
  • 4H competitions
  • Live entertainment
  • Free Hay Rides
  • Guided  tours of Centennial Farms
  • Magic show
  • Live working farm demos including cow milking
  • Petting baby chicks
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Crafts
  • Petting Zoo
  • Little Tots Play Zone and Pretend Farm
  • Prehistoric Pets
  • Food trucks
  • Hands on science demos/exhibits
  • and much much more!

Admission to the event is free. All you have to do is pay $ 5 for parking. For additional info head here.

I have two little animal/farm lovers that I can’t wait to take! This is going to be a super fun event that you do not want to miss!

What: Youth Expo- Barn to be Wild

Where: Orange County Fairgrounds.

88 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-6598
(714) 708-3247

When: April 8th* to April 10th

*April 8th is for school field trips only


Wordless Wednesday : Building


Reader Rachel sends over this cute picture of her three year old “building” a sculpture at the Getty. For more Wordless Wednesday fun  head over to Angry Julie Monday.

I would love to feature your photos of your outings on Wordless Wednesday. If you have any that you would like to share please send them to