March 19, 2015

Contact: Steph Deidrick

Easter Egg Hunt at Wallace State Park April 4

Kids of all ages will be able to enjoy an afternoon of fun at Wallace State Park near Cameron on April 4. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the event will be held from 12-3 p.m. at the enclosed shelter.

Nature displays and drawings for prizes will take place throughout the event. Kids are invited to bring their baskets to collect the 1,000 candy and toy filled eggs at 2 p.m. Visitors seeking an egg hunting adventure may search for the hidden “golden egg” on each of the park’s four hiking trails to win a special prize.

Wallace State Park is located six miles south of Cameron on Highway 121. From Interstate 35, take Exit 48, go south on Highway 69 for one-half mile, and then take Highway 121 for one mile to park entrance. For more information about the event, contact the park at 816-632-3745. For more information about state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.