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Easter Celebration at Avalon Gardens
April 1 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm$3 – $8
Avalon Organic Gardens & EcoVillage is host to a beautiful Easter Celebration! Gates open at 9:00am to kick off a fun-filled day for the whole family with activities and entertainment for all ages including Easter Eggstravaganza Games, hayrides, pony rides; face painting; live music, theater and dance; delicious fresh local organic food; and a tour of the EcoVillage. Enjoy this sacred day of wholesome, family fun in the beautiful surroundings of mother nature at Avalon Organic Gardens & EcoVillage in Tumacacori, Arizona.
- 9:00am: hayrides, pony rides, & face painting
- 11:30am – Easter Eggstravaganza Games! Including Egg Hunt, egg fishing, target toss, spoon races, tunnels, and more!
- 12:30pm – live entertainment at the stage and delicious lunch buffet (purchasable at ticket checkout)
Live entertainment includes performances by TaliasVan’s 50-voice Bright & Morning Star Choir & Orchestra and by the CosmoYouth Choir, as well as theater and dance by students of Global Community Communications Schools for Teens & Children.
A tour of Avalon Organic Gardens & EcoVillage will be offered after the entertainment for those interested in learning about North America’s largest EcoVillage established in 1989. Avalon Gardens is located on 220 acres of rich farmland just across the Santa Cruz River from the Tumacácori Mission established by Father Eusebio Francisco Kino in 1691. Father Kino cultivated these lands to provide for its indigenous community and Avalon Gardens continues to honor this vision by fostering progressive practices of sustainability such as permaculture, water harvesting, green/eco building, composting, seed saving, heritage grain cultivation, wind and solar power, Arizona’s largest food forest system, aquaponics, community-building, and more.
Proceeds benefit the Global Community Communications Schools for Teens & Children nonprofit.
Entrance fees include free hayrides and the Eggstravaganza Games. Pony Rides are $5.00 per ride or 2 rides for $8.00. $2.00 face painting. The ecovillage tour is $10 for ages 18 & up (free for 17 & under).