Project Sunshine Nevada Presents Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Special Needs

March 28, 2017 by  

Project Sunshine Nevada Presents Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Special Needs
Project Sunshine Nevada
is pleased to present its 3rd annual Hop & Bop Easter Egg Hunt & Spring Festival for children with special needs and their families, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 8, at the Horses4Heroes Community Center at Floyd Lamb Park, 9200 Tule Springs Road. 

“We’re so excited to offer this memorable event for children with special needs,” Project Sunshine Nevada Executive Director Kari Tillman said. “It’s such a great time to see the kids play, be themselves and have a warm sense of belonging, while their parents can sit back and relax for a bit.”

Project Sunshine Nevada Presents Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Special Needs

Project Sunshine Nevada Presents Easter Egg Hunt for Children with Special Needs

The event is free to all children with special needs or medical conditions. Family members and friends are encouraged to give a $5 donation to attend. The park charges $6 for parking, though it is free with a military ID. Attendees are encouraged to RSVP with the number of adults and children to

Guests will enjoy entertainment, from live music and dancing to visits with the Easter Bunny. Children will be able to pet barnyard animals, Bungee Jump, and enjoy face painting and other activities. The event also features a resource fair, food truck treats, a Easter basket silent auction and an Easter egg hunt offering more than 7,000 eggs for children to find and add to their Easter baskets.

There are five egg hunt times: noon, 12:30 p.m., 1p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.
The egg hunts are open to children ages 3 to 17.

This year’s event has been made possible thanks to sponsorships from Broadbent, Evening Call, Orthopedic Motion, Inc., and Wrich Air Cooling/Heating. For sponsorship opportunities or to participate as a vendor, contact Tillman at To volunteer, contact

Project Sunshine Nevada (formerly the Torino Foundation) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that aims to relieve isolation and hopelessness and to foster deep connections and companionship among children with special needs and their families. Each year, Project Sunshine Nevada hosts free summer camps and other community events geared toward providing children with special needs experiences outside their often medically oriented routines. Project Sunshine Nevada staff and supporters work to present children with special needs opportunities for physical, mental and emotional growth, often involving a fun connection with nature and the outdoors.

© 2017, All rights reserved. All content copyrighted or used with permission. All rights reserved. This content may not be distributed, modified, reproduced in whole or in part without prior permission from

Now you can Follow on
Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, Instagram and Twitter!

Shop Best of Vegas for all your Las Vegas Travel needs!
Las Vegas News Websites

Follow us on Social Media!

Friend us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterAdd us to Google+Follow us on PinterestJoin Bryan on LinkedInRSS FeedFollow us on Instagram
Advertise on
Sidebar links, graphic ads, poster ads, sponsored articles, hot-linked terms! Click for Examples! covers celebrity sightings, upcoming shows and concerts, hotel & casino news, nightclubs,
travel information, sports, plus information about restaurants, conventions and tourist attractions. We have
some of the greatest celebrity photos you've ever seen so check us daily for the latest news about Las Vegas!

Copyright (c) 2004-2017 Bryan Eggers
Send news, editorial comments, suggestions and press releases to