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Posted on: March 29, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Downtown Virtual Easter Egg Hunt

Virtual Downtown Easter Egg Hunt


Self-paced Scavenger Hunt of Chalk Art Easter Eggs at Local Businesses 


FORT MYERS, Fla. (Mar. 22, 2021) – The City of Fort Myers Recreation Division is sponsoring an Easter Egg Hunt beginning Friday, March 26 through Easter, April 4. The event is a self-paced and socially distant scavenger hunt to locate chalk art Easter eggs painted on local business windows and walls in downtown. Dunbar High School students will create the chalk art Easter eggs with supplies provided by Art Fest Fort Myers, whose mission is to support local artists. 


This event is free and open to participants of all ages. The flyer can be found on the City of Fort Myers Recreation and Special Events Facebook Page, located here. To participate:

  • First, head downtown and open the entry form and location map on:
  • Second, enter an email and click ‘next’ to view the list of businesses. With the digital form in hand on your mobile device, starting hunting! The entry page will allow participants to enter specific letters into the form, that are displayed on each of chalk egg artworks. 
  • Third, once all letters are found unscramble and put the letters together to form a hidden message. Once the message is guessed, submit the form. 


The first 10 people to find all the eggs and solve the puzzle will win a basket of Easter goodies, including items from Wild About Popcorn, DHOP Pizza, Naples Soap Company and more. One lucky winner will receive the grand Basket with over $100 worth of prizes from the participating businesses. Make sure to input your contact information into the form to be notified. All participants will win a prize for playing. Updates on number of winning spots left and the grand prize selection will be announced through the City of Fort Myers Recreation and Special Events Facebook Page. 


Partner businesses include: Wild About Popcorn, Naples Soap Company, Le Macaron, Millennial Brewing Co., The House of Ride Nature, The Wine Room, Enjewel, Gulf Coast Fudge Co., The Franklin Shops, Market Earth, and Chocology. Many businesses have included special promotions located in the scavenger hunt form, to use while you are visiting their location. 


For information about future events follow the City of Fort Myers on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and the Recreation division on Facebook.

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