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Easter Celebrations at Thousand Trails!

It's a Hippity Hoppity Easter at our parks!

Join the giant Easter egg hunt on the North Lawn at Pio Pico (CA) the weekend of March 25-27 because the Easter Bunny and Easter Bunny Jr. will be joining in on the festivities! Or have a hopping good time at San Benito (CA) the same weekend for a bike parade, egg dying, and egg hunt. It's an Eggstro Special Weekend at Scotrun (PA) March 25-27 to decorate eggs and have an egg hunt! And at Turtle Beach (CA) bring the kids and grandkids to the Annual Egg Hunt on March 27 at 10am followed by candy bar BINGO in the lodge!

Spring Break

Take a break at Thousand Trails this March!

It's no school or books the week of March 14-18 at Medina Lake (TX) where they will have crafts, games, and food to keep the kids smiling and having fun. Sign up now for the Wine and Cheese Tasting at Lake Whitney (TX) on March 12. It is Oregon Spring Break from March 19-27 at Whaler's Rest (OR) and they will be having "out of this world" fun with loads of activities and games all week long. Or spend your Spring Break at Bay Landing (TX) where they will be playing games like frisbee golf and flag football, and will host a pet show to show your pets how special they are to us!

Family Movie Night

Curl up for a movie with your family and friends.

March 25 is family movie night at Wilderness Lakes (CA) plus enjoy a free snack! During Easter weekend from March 26-27, hop on over to Long Beach (CA) for some exciting Easter fun and enjoy a screening of HOP after the Easter egg hunt! It's going to be an egg-citing weekend. The folks at Palm Springs (CA) will also be showing movies the same weekend.

St. Patrick's Day Weekend

Get into the Irish spirit this St. Patrick's Day.

Get together with the folks at Three Flags (FL) on March 17 for a potluck meal. Don't forget to wear green! Join the traditional St. Patrick's Potluck at Peace River (FL) and remember to practice your billiards skills for Saturday's Third Annual St. Patrick's Billiards Tournament! Bring your appetite and wear a wee bit o'green for the St. Patrick's Day Potluck at Turtle Beach Fish Camp (CA) and a traditional meal of corned beef and cabbage will be served in the lodge. Don't forget about the leprechaun hunt at Medina Lake (TX) on March 19 and enjoy the end of spring break "lock-in" with pizza, popcorn, movies and games all night!

Just Dance

Come boogie down this spring!

The week of March 13-17 is the Annual Line Dance Rally at Wilderness Lakes (CA). Register and learn some dance moves before the final dance on March 17. Wear green and join the folks at Palm Springs (CA) for some Irish songs and dancing featuring Richard & Mary on March 17 for St. Patrick's Day weekend! Dj Sonja will make an appearance at Lake & Shore (NJ) on the weekend of March 25-27 and there will be a "Sock Hop" Dance at Orlando (FL) on March 25th. Dress up in your 50's clothes and let's dance 'til we drop.

Friendly & Fun Competition

Enjoy some good old fashioned friendly competition this Spring.

It's Family Field Day on March 12 at Medina Lake (TX)! It will be an afternoon of three legged races, sack races, egg toss games, followed by karaoke in the evening. The weekend of March 11-13 you'll want a bit-o-the-Irish luck for the RC Boat Races at Lake Minden (CA)! It's that time of year again and there will be a variety of green themed activities. Make sure to sign up early for Lake Minden's famous Corned Beef and Cabbage dinner. There's no time to waste at Scotrun (PA) who encourage you to do some spring skiing the weekend of March 4-6! Also remember to come back to Scotrun (PA) for the 32nd Annual Costume Carnival Day at Shawnee Mountain where every costumed skiier gets a free lift ticket, the weekend of March 18-20.

Potlucks

Join in on the delicious fun!

Come purchase and grill your own steak at Medina Lake (TX) on March 5 and they will provide baked potatoes and salad. Who doesn't love a yummy dessert potluck and fresh coffee in the afternoon? Members are invited to join us at Three Flags (FL) on March 26 and sample their neighbor's dessert creations. Don't forget to bring your favorite dessert to share! There will be a St. Patty's Day Welcome Back Potluck Supper at Chesapeake Bay (VA) on the weekend of March 18 -20. Be sure to dress in green! Better yet, wear a kilt and dance a jig to music provided by our special guests, Steve Wagner and the Emerald Society Pipes and Drums Band!

Special Crafts & Easter Egg Dyeing

Creative activities for the whole family!

Get "Craft-tastic" with the folks at Lake Minden (CA) the weekend of March 16-20 Children and adults will enjoy a variety of new and exciting crafting projects as we explore repurposing old and broken jewelry keys, and other interesting small objects. Hop on down the bunny trail to La Conner (WA) for a spectacular weekend from March 26-27. There will be egg dying, crafts, an Easter egg hunt for all the kids, great food and lots more. Join us on March 26 at the community center at Carolina Landing (SC) located at the front office for arts and crafts. We will be making an Easter decoration to take home.

Easter Egg Hunts

Some of these egg hunts are larger than life!

The Easter festivities at Chehalis (WA) from March 26-27 include an Easter Egg Hunt 500, Party & Potluck! The Easter bunny and helpers will be hiding more than 500 eggs! Find the gold and silver eggs for a special prize. Bring your favorite dish to the potluck and Easter Ham will be provided. Lake Minden (CA) will host the very popular Annual Easter Egg Potluck Dinner Social the weekend of March 25-27, plus a bunny scavenger hunt and paddle boat races. And weather permitting, there will be a bike parade and annual Easter egg hunt at Cultus Lake (BC) the weekend of March 25.

Live Performances & Special Guests

Don't miss these super fun live performances.

Make your own lei's, play games and enjoy some Hawaii Hullabaloo fun at Peace River (FL) the weekend of March 5-6. The following week on March 12-13, the Wever/Believers will entertain us with their high energy show also at Peace River (FL)! Cowboy Jack is back at Palm Springs (CA) on March 12 for a night of vintage country tunes and stories. Enjoy a fun night of music, stories and laughter with Lou Renshaw on March 4 at Orlando (FL).






Local Activities and Events

CHEHALIS (WA)

Mar. 26
SpringFling Easter Egg Hunt

The Centralia-Chehalis Chamber of Commerce holds their annual Easter egg hunt in downtown Chehalis. It’s fun for the whole family!
www.chamberway.com/events-calendar/

CULTUS LAKE (BC)

Mar. 4-6
Fraser Valley Women’s Expo

Admission for the Fraser Valley Women’s Expo is $7 to experience over 200 exhibits plus free samples, entertainment, free makeovers, fashion shows, workshops, cooking theatre demos, wine sampling, career resources, health and wellness advice, etc…for the ultimate girl’s day out.
www.fraservalleywomensexpo.com

Mar. 19-20
Historical Arms and Antique Show

The 44th Annual 2 Day show features vendors and enthusiasts of antique guns, knives, and other “militaria.”
hacsbc.ca

DIAMOND CAVERNS (KY)

Resumes on Mar. 26
My Old Kentucky Dinner Train’s Murder Mystery

This fun filled excursionwillinclude a two and a half hour trainride through the Kentucky countryside. A four course meal and murder mystery theatre production included in admission. Allexcursions begin at 5pm at the Train Depot on 602 N. Third St. This event resumes on March 26, check website for details on reservations.
kydinnertrain.com

Resumes in March
Kentucky Railway Museum’s Easter Eggspress

The Easter Bunny will be on board the special Easter Eggspress. Adults $20, Children 2-12 $15, Children under 2 are free.
kentuckytourism.com

LA CONNER (WA)

Jan. 6 - Mar. 27
La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum: A Stitch Here, A Stitch There - Crazy Quilts

Come see crazy quilts, a fad started around the 1880s when American quilters were creating highly embellished quilts.
laconnerquilts.org

Mar. 11
McIntyre Hall Presents: A Man’s Requiem

The KIM Yong Chul SEOP Dance Company of South Korea brings both traditional and contemporary Korean dance techniques to present the thought-provoking, powerful story, “A Man’s Requiem.” The performance will be followed by audience discussion. Reserved seating is $30; boxed seating $40.
mcintyrehall.org

Mar. 19
La Conner Daffodil Festival 2016

Hosted by The La Conner Kiwanis Club to celebrate their 101st anniversary. There is also a photo contest and La Conner boy scouts will be selling daffodils around La Conner all month long.
lovelaconner.com

ORLANDO (FL)

Mar. 17
Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra: “Somewhere in Time”

Toe-tapping Irish melodies along with gypsy ballads and ancient airs and inspirations make this an exciting concert. Tickets are $42 in advance, $45 at the door, $15 for students.
floridalakessymphonyorchestra.com

Mar. 17
Downtown Leesburg BBQ, Blues & Brew

The area’s best backyard BBQ competitors will dish out their favorite pork and chicken recipes for you to sample! All you can eat is open to the public and is $10 for adults, $5 for children 10 and under.
leesburgdowntown.com

FOREST LAKE (NC)

Mar. 5
28th Annual Shamrock 5K & 10K Run and Walk<
br /> The 28th Annual Shamrock Run and Walk 5K & 10K goes through the heart of Mocksville, North Carolina. Every year this event aims to help local charities and the Davie County community. This year’s run/walk supports The Dragonfly House.
shamrockrunnc.com

Mar. 18
Wine-Down Friday Night w/ Stewart Coley

Wine down your work week with delicious wine while listening to Stewart Coley. Bring your lawn chair and some cheese and crackers, buy one of your favorite Weathervane wines to enjoy under the stars!
weathervanewinery.com

IDYLLWILD (CA)

March 16-20
Taste of Solvang Food & Wine Destination Weekend

The 24th annual multi-day event will include an amplified and updated schedule of offerings geared towards both visitors and locals, encouraging attendees to embark on a culinary journey through Solvang, where wine country meets ‘dine country’.
solvangusa.com

SOUTH JETTY (OR)

Mar. 4-6
20th Annual Florence Home & Garden Show

Check out over 40 booths from local and regional vendors who will show you what’s new for sprucing up your home! From creative landscaping ideas to appliances and home improvement materials.
eventcenter.org

OAKS AT SOUTH POINT (SC)

Mar. 17-19
St. Patrick’s Day at River Street

The St. Patrick’s Day Celebration on River Street is the Savannah Waterfront Association’s largest event of the year. There will be live entertainment, games, prizes, tents and goods, plus food and drink specials of all kinds from local restaurants and bars.
riverstreetsvannah.com

Mar. 19
Beaufort Twilight Run 2016

Come run through Habersham, one of the southeast’s most beautiful communities, in The Lowcoutry’s annual running festival. From a kids fun run, all the way up to the half marathon challenge, there are a variety of race distances and levels to choose from.
beauforttwilightrun.com

TIMOTHY LAKE (PA)

Mar. 20
Costume Carnival Day

Anyone who shows up in a full costume will receive a free lift ticket at Shawnee Ski Resort. Judging for prizes will be done at 1 pm.
www.shawneemt.com/events-activities

BAY LANDING (TX)

Mar. 4
Cody Jinks in Concert

Check online for ticket information, doors open at 6pm.
billybobstexas.com

Mar. 12
Teri Clark in Concert

Check online for ticket information, doors open at 6pm.
billybobstexas.com

Mar. 26
Clay Walker in Concert

Check online for ticket information, doors open at 6pm.
billybobstexas.com

Mar. 31 - Apr. 3
Fort Worth Food and Wine Festival

The annual festival showcases local talents and other guests during a Texas sized four-day festival.
www.fortworthfoodandwinefestival.com