blossoms Easter is this weekend and we've got the run down on all of the Easter activities and specialty meals being planned around the area! Easter Fun (including egg hunts!): Grand Traverse Conservation District Springtime Egg Hunt- Sat. April 19, 10 & 11:30am    $5 per child Kid's Creek Park (between Kohl's and Great Wolf Lodge on US-31) Get ready for the most unique egg hunt in town!  Grab your basket and head out to hunt for eggs that match the color of your scavenger hunt sheet - and learn about Michigan egg laying animals as you go! When the hunt is over, kids can redeem their eggs for prizes and treats! Community Easter Egg Decorating Party, Sat. April 19, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Friendship Community Center, Inc., Suttons Bay. Free, but call ahead: 231-271-4630. Visit with The Easter Bunny Through April 19th you have the chance to sit with The Easter Bunny at Grand Traverse Mall! Learn About the Art & Science of the Egg, Fri. April 18, 11am-3pm Great Lakes Children's Museum Admission is included in the $6 museum admission. Children under 2 are free. Easter Brunch: 2014  Aerie- Grand Traverse Resort: 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd, Acme 534-6800 Reservations are highly recommended. Serving Brunch 10am-4pm, adults $29.95, kids 5-12yrs. $14.95, 5 yrs. & are free. Amical: 229 E. Front St., 941-8888 Reservations are highly recommended Serving menu style Brunch from 9am-3pm, price range $7-$14 Apache Trout Grill: 13671 SW Bayshore Dr., 947-7079 Serving Brunch 9am-3pm. No reservations. Adults $19.95, kids $10, 5 yrs. & under are free. The Bluebird: Leland, 256-9081 Reservations are recommended. Serving special plated dinners 11:30am-6:30pm, price range $18-$28. The Boathouse: 14039 Peninsula Dr., 223-4030 Reservations are highly recommended Serving Brunch 9:30am-3pm, adults $28, kids $15. Firefly: 310 Cass St., 932-1310 Reservations are recommended. Serving Brunch Buffet: 10:30am-3pm, adults $24.95, kids 12yrs. & under $9.95, 4yrs. & under are free. Great Wolf Lodge: 3575 US 31 South, 941-3600 Serving Breakfast Buffet from 8am-noon, adults $12.99, kids 4-10yrs. $6.99, 3 yrs & under are free. Harrington’s by the Bay: 13890 SW Bayshore Dr. 421-9393 Reservations are recommended. Serving Brunch 9:00am-4:00pm, adults $19, kids $5. West Bay Beach Resort: 615 E. Front St., 947-3700 Reservations are recommended. Easter Brunch- Open 10am-4pm, adults $24.95, kids 12yrs. and under. $8.95, 5yrs. & under FREE Maddy’s Tavern: 9205 US 31 South, Grawn  276-6244 Reservations are recommended. Serving Brunch 10am-3pm, adults $16.95, kids 12yrs. & under are $8.95, 4 yrs. and under are free. Jolly Pumpkin: 13512 Peninsula Dr., 223-4333 Special menu features from 10:30am-2pm. Regular menu from 2pm-9pm. Minerva’s-Park Place Hotel: 300 E. Front St., 946-5093 Serving Brunch 10am-3:15pm, adults $23.95, kids 3-12 yrs. $9.99 Pearls: 264-0530 Serving plated dinner Brunch menu 10am-3pm.  Plated dinner served from 4pm-8pm. Starting at $9.99-up. Schelde’s Grill & Spirits: 714 Munson Ave., 946-0981 Serving Brunch 10am-4pm, adults $17.48, kids 12yrs. & under $9. Reservations are recommended. Shanty Creek Resort- Lakeview Restaurant: 800-678-4111 XT 7100 Reservations are highly recommended. Serving Brunch 11am-3pm, adults $25, seniors $23, kids 6-12yrs $13, kids 6yrs & under are free. State Street Grille: 221 E. State St., 947-4263 Serving Brunch 10am-3pm, adults $12.95, kids 12yrs. & under $7.95 If you have more to add to the list, leave them in the comments below!