4,000 People Expected To Fill Oak Lawn Park for Easter Hunt

More than 4,000 people are expected to gather April 1 for the 52nd annual Easter in the Park celebration.

Hosted by The Conservancy and the City of Dallas, the event begins at 1 p.m. at Oak Lawn Park, and it will include the Conservancy Pooch Parade, live music by DJ Jennifer Miller, an Easter egg hunt with a special appearance from the Easter bunny, and a variety of food trucks.

A portion of sales from food truck sales will be donated back to the Conservancy.

The Conservancy, modeled after the Central Park Conservancy in New York, spends more than $330,000 annually for general maintenance, repairs, reforestation, color changes, garden damage, plant replacement, utilities, and more on this special place that belongs to the citizens of
Dallas.

The event is free and open to the public.

The easter egg hunt, presented by Texas Capital Bank, begins at 1:30 p.m. Children 10 and younger are welcome to participate.
Registration is $10 in advance per costume entry and day-of registration is $15. To register, please visit http://bit.ly/EITPPoochParade.

The pooch parade begins at 2 p.m. on Turtle Creek Boulevard.

Bianca R. Montes

Bianca Montes is the managing editor of Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People. She curates special sections for People Newspapers like the fall and spring society special sections and 20 Under 40, as well as Faith and Living Well print content, daily web posts, and social media. With a strong background in community journalism, she believes that a city’s arts and entertainment scene is one that should be loved and supported. From luncheons to galas to museum openings and on and off-Broadway revivals, you can find her out and about on Instagram at Bianca_TBD. She also can be reached at [email protected]