Kids can get candy, prizes at Easter Egg Hunt

WILTON – A grand Easter Egg Hunt, a stroll offering prizes all along Main Street and a visit with the Easter Bunny at Nelson’s Candy, will be offered from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 26.

Participants can collect eggs from all of the participating merchants for a chance to win one of 10 tickets for a taffy tour at Nelson’s Candy. There are other prizes, coupons, special sales and, of course, candy in the eggs.

The event is sponsored by the Main Street Association and coordinated by Laurie McLean, of The Magic Mirror. She said she was impressed by the turnout for the Christmas Stroll, which brought many people into Wilton, and wanted to continue the effort, getting everyone engaged.

Those participating include

? Danceworks – Face painting, trial classes and crafts presented by Art Happens.

? Magic Mirror – Cut-a-thon, and in eggs: 10 free hair sprays.

? Cropaholics – In eggs: 10 gift cards.

? Second Glances Thrift Shop – In eggs: 10 25 percent off coupons.

? Forever Yoga -In eggs: Five free classes.

? Works of Heart – In eggs: 10 vouchers for a free carnation.

? Local Share – In eggs: 10 vouchers for a free cookie.

? Here Today Emporium – In eggs: 10 $5 gift cards.

? Putnam’s Clothing – In eggs: 10 50 percent off coupons.

? Wilton Public Library – A scavenger hunt.

? Wilton House of Pizza – In eggs: 10 free kids meals.

? Wilton Attic Finds – In eggs: Free and discounted items.

? Truly Timeless – Stop in and receive $5 off an appointment.

? Stoneware Candle Houses – In eggs: 10 free house-shaped sugar cookies

The Main Street Association will sponsor a crafters and farmers market premium raffle table in Town Hall.

JESSIE SALISBURY