[caption id="attachment_8990" align="aligncenter" ]Shop local at the Lafayette Farmers Market! Shop local at the Lafayette Farmers Market![/caption] Easter 2017- what are you doing this Easter to celebrate?  Are you taking your family to visit the Easter Bunny?  Do you attend a religious service to celebrate your faith?  Or host a family gathering with all your loved ones?  This year there is a host of fun events taking place about this holiday.  Check out all the fun in Lafayette-West Lafayette! Also, you Come out on Saturday, April 15 from 9am-1pm for the Lafayette EGGSTRAVAGANZA  Egg Hunt at the First Assembly of God. This free event will feature a 60,000-egg hunt (eggs dropped by helicopter) for kids 4-12, free games and giveaways. Eggs, inflatables, carnival games, live music, cook out, the Boilermaker Special and more!  Where?   Eggstravaganza, sponsored by Connection Point Church is taking place from 1-4pm on Saturday, April 15. On April 15, shop for your Easter treats at the Lafayette Farmers Market Pre-Easter Mini-Market.  This is the first peak at the Lafayette Farmers Market featuring baked goods, honey, tie dyed items, natural handmade soaps and bath salts, persimmon pulp, meats, dried fruits/nuts and more. 8am to noon on 5th Street, between Main and Columbia streets. file0001389789587The McAllister Center is presenting a Spring Egg Hunt on Saturday from 11-3pm.  Bring the family for face painting, sidewalk chalk, games and an egg hunt for ages 3-7. Visit the Tippecanoe Mall and meet the Easter Bunny for the entire Easter season! The bunny will be available this weekend for the perfect photo opt! Enjoy an Easter Musical, Passion Play, presented by Faith Church at the Long Center for the Performing Arts taking place April 13-15.  With soaring live music and a company of more than 100 actors, singers, and musicians, you won’t want to miss this family-friendly celebration of the life of Jesus. Also please note: If you are celebrating Passover please contact the Jewish Community of Greater Lafayette, at http://jfgl.org. They are a great source of information! For more information about these events and activities taking place in Lafayette-West Lafayette visit our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.