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Eggstravaganza - 38th Anniversary Event

City of San Mateo Parks and Recreation Department’s signature springtime community event and largest “egg hunt” in its 39th year of existence will be attended by hundreds of excited children and families eagerly searching for eggs in beautiful Central Park.

39th Anniversary of Eggstravaganza

DATE: Saturday, March 26, 2016
TIME: 9:00am - 1:00pm
LOCATION: Central Park, San Mateo

Back again this year:
By clicking the link below you can pre-purchase your child’s wristband for $3 for what egg hunt time you want to participate in.  Wristbands are only needed for the 4-9yr. old egg hunts.  None needed for Peter Rabbit’s pre-school hunt area.


Only a small portion are available for pre-purchase, all remaining wristbands are available for FREE at the event.  


Pancake Breakfast
Sponsored by: San Mateo Sunrise Rotary
9:00am - 11:00am $8 Adult & $4 Child
Peter Rabbit's Playground: Pre-school egg hunt (1-3yrs) 9:00am - 1:00pm FREE
Large Egg Hunts (4-9 yrs)
We will offer 9 different egg hunts throughout the day. Scheduled Egg Hunts: 9am, 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 11am, 11:30am, 12pm and 12:30pm, 1pm
9:00am - 1:00pm Purchase desired timeslot for $3 at cityofsanmateo.org/parksand recreation or get remaining wristbands at event for FREE
Community Parade
Bring your wheels, floats, dress up and join us! Registration on-site. 
10:30am FREE
FREE Entertainment All Day Long!

9:30am: Magician Mr. SHAP
11:00am: Mister Q
12:00pm: Renee Padgett, Walking Sideways

Take SamTrans!
Central Park is served by both Routes 390 and 391, which stop at the intersection of Fifth Avenue (northbound) as well as Fourth Avenue (southbound) and El Camino Real.  Route 292 stops three blocks away from the park at North B Street and Fourth Avenue and Route 250  stops one block from the park at San Mateo Drive and Fourth Avenue. Visit the www.samtrans.com website for more information.

Call the Parks and Recreation Department at (650) 522-7470 for more information.

San Mateo City Hall – 330 West 20th Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403

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