Easter Egg Hunt at Talladega Superspeedway - Saturday, April 11
The Easter Bunny is returning to NASCAR’s Most Competitive Track on Saturday, April 11 for the track’s Fifth Annual Easter Egg Hunt in the infield. Open to children age 1-10, this free event is fun-filled for the whole family.
Clowns from the Aromaz Dynasty Daughters of the Nile, will be painting faces and tying balloon animals, while the Easter Bunny will judge the Easter Basket competition and pose for pictures with the children.
When it’s time to hunt for eggs, kids will find that 15,000 plastic eggs stuffed with candy and prizes have been hidden throughout the infield.
“The Easter Egg Hunt is good chance to bring the family out to Talladega Superspeedway and enjoy the spring weather. Each year we have increased the number of eggs we hide and the number of activities we have during the day. And, each year, more and more guests show their support for the track and attend ready to hunt eggs. We expect this, our fifth year, to set another attendance record and we look forward to welcoming everyone for the day.”
A detailed list of events follows:
¿ Easter Basket Contest – Kids are encouraged to decorate their own Easter baskets and arrive with them ready for judging! Everyone should arrive a little early in order to park, because the Easter Basket Contest will be held as soon as the event begins at 10 a.m.
¿ Egg Hunts By Age Group – The hunt for prize-filled eggs will begin at 10:30 a.m. for kids age 1 through 3. Then at 10:45 a.m., kids age 4 through 6 will participate in a hunt, followed by kids age 7 through 10 at 11:00 a.m.
¿ Visit With The Easter Bunny – The Easter Bunny will be available to pose for pictures with eager egg hunters during the event.
¿ Face Painting – Clowns from The Aromaz Dynasty Daughters of the Nile , #163, will be ready to create miniature masterpieces on the cheeks of all who visit as well as demonstrating how to tie balloon animals.
¿ Refreshments – Two of Talladega Superspeedway’s official sponsors, Pepsi and Golden Flake, will provide refreshments and snacks. Barber’s Dairy will also have a “Chug Truck” on hand passing out cold Barber’s milk.
¿ Displays and Games –Talladega Superspeedway Pace Cars, the Talladega On Wheels promotions vehicle, displays from the International Motorsports Hall of Fame, Dodge trucks and cars and various other special vehicles utilized by the track will be on display for all to enjoy.
In 2009, Talladega Superspeedway proudly celebrates forty years of the most competitive racing in NASCAR. While the track has seen changes made to the cars that circle its high-banks, the surface that they race on and the grandstands that thousands of fans fill twice a year, one constant remains; Talladega Superspeedway is authentic NASCAR racing at its finest.
Race fans should make plans now to experience part of Talladega’s history in 2009 during the triple-header, Aaron’s Dream Weekend, April 24-26, featuring the ARCA RE/MAX Series, the NASCAR Nationwide Series and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. For tickets, visit www.talladegasuperspeedway.com or call 1-877-Go2-DEGA. For our hearing impaired guests, please call TDD 1-866-ISC-TRAK (1-866-472-8725). Tickets also are available in person by visiting the Talladega Superspeedway Ticket Office from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. CDT, Monday- Friday.
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