Easter Holiday is widely celebrated by the different customs and religions from all around the world. The origin lies in both the pre-Christian religions and Christianity. In Christianity, Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection from death. For all others, Easter traditions signify re-birth, thus, marking the start of spring.
But what does eggs or Easter Bunny have to do with Easter? Over the centuries, Easter Sunday has been supplemented by popular customs, many of were incorporated from springtime fertility celebrations of European and Middle Eastern pagan religion. Rabbits and eggs are both fertility symbols.
Either you want a stay-cation on this glorious holiday or spend it somewhere else along with your friends and families, Scottsdale shops and restaurants prepared something special for everyone on this holiday.
Here are some ideas on where you can spend your Easter Holiday in Scottsdale
Easter Cookie Decorating Workshop at the Bakery Cafe
The Bakery Café celebrates the Easter holiday with an Easter Cookie Decorating Workshop on March 29th. Children and adults are invited to decorate festive sugar cookies in the shapes of Easter eggs with pastel icings. Cookie Decorating Kits include plain sugar cookies, sprinkles and decorative frostings.
Admission: Cookie Decorating Kits $12.00 each (includes icing, frosting, and sprinkles for 4 cookies.
Reservations are required. Visit their website at http://www.elpedregal.com/
Easter Lunch at Roaring Fork
Roaring Fork hosts a gourmet Easter Brunch with a rugged western edge by Executive Chef, Michael Bouwens on March 31st from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The buffet style menu features a selection of breakfast items, a carving station with meats, signature side dishes, parfaits and tasty desserts. Mimosas and Bloody Mary cocktails will also be available for $5.00 each
Roaring Fork is where bold American Western Cooking featuring wood-fire techniques meets unmatched service, genuine hospitality and a contemporary ambiance. The menu embraces the flavors created by the wood-fired rotisserie, open flame grill, and stone hearth oven to create gourmet cuisine.
For reservations and price details, call 480-947-0795
Easter Lunch at the Elements
Elements is the perfect place to celebrate any special event or holiday, with menus that are created by Executive Chef and Food Network star, Beau MacMillan.
Celebrate the holiday with your favorite people, and enjoy a few sweet surprises for the younger set. Choose from a menu of entrees by award-winning Chef Beau MacMillan. Plus, enjoy a delightful buffet of fresh fruit & berries, artisan breads, cheeses and a chef’s buffet of Easter desserts.
Brunch will be served at 10 am – 2 pm on Sunday, March 31, 2013
Easter Bunny Photo at the Desert Ridge
Bring the kids and join us at the Barnes & Noble Fountain on March 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 29th & 30th to visit with the Easter Bunny and get a FREE downloadable photo.
The Easter Bunny does leave for a break to his carrot garden on March 22, 23, 29 & 30 between 1pm-1:30pm, 3:30pm-4pm and 6pm-6:30pm and between 1pm-1:30pm and 3:30pm-4pm on March 24.
For details, visit http://www.shopdesertridge.com/bunny/
Easter Sunday Brunch at the Phoenician
Enjoy a full day of Easter celebrations at the Phoenician Resort. Brunch includes unlimited sparkling wine and special holiday entrees. $79 for adults, half- priced for children 3-12.
- An egg hunt with 4,000 eggs takes place at 9 and 11 a.m.
- Easter Fair and petting zoo is open from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
- Lawn game will be in full swing from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Rubber Duckys will race down the waterslide at 2 p.m. and
- Easter Bunny photos will be available from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
For activity schedule and reservation, call them at 480-423-2530
For more information about the upcoming activities in the Easter holiday in Scottsdale, visit the official Scottsdale website by clicking here.
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