- Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center
Egg hunts in Essex, Shelburne and at the UVM Farm in South Burlington will entertain little scavengers looking to fill their baskets.
Eggs serve a different purpose at Montshire Museum's annual Egg Drop Contest, where participants create protective containers for the fragile ovoids, then see if they can survive an 18-foot fall.
- Montshire Museum
- Egg Drop Contest
ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center's Mudfest, a 16-day celebration of Vemont's fifth season, commences on Saturday with a mess of fun activities including worm exploration, mud tables and a "mud fling" every afternoon.
Vehicle-obsessed kids can get up close and personal with shiny trucks at Big Rig Day in Swanton on Saturday morning.
Families can fill up on Sunday morning at an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast benefitting the Williston Fire Department.
Lost Children of the Far Islands, Emily Raabe's magical debut novel for kids ages 8-12, is fêted by the Flying Pig Bookstore at Shelburne Town Hall on Sunday afternoon.