Date: Mar 13, 2016 | Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Have breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Eckert's Country Restaurant - Belleville. A breakfast of scrambled eggs, hash-browns, bacon, sausage, biscuits & gravy and more will be served from 8am-11am. Reservations are recommended for the breakfast; $6/child and $12/adult.
Then stay and take the kids to Eckert's Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Eckert's Farm. Hunt for eggs, see baby chicks and bunnies, face painting, get a picture with the Easter bunny. The hunts will take place at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm each day. $12 per child for the egg hunt. See website event listing to pre-purchase tickets for desired time slot.
Call for more information, 618-233-0513 or see website. These events take place March 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th, 25th and 26th.
Eckert's has three Illinois locations, the Belleville Farm, the Millstadt Farm and the Grafton Farm. Eckert's has the great distinction as being the largest pick-your-own orchard operation in the United States. Visiting Eckert's is a fun way to spend a day for the whole family! In addition to riding the wagons out into the fields to pick your own fruits, vegetables or Christmas tree, seasonal activities include hayrides, craft making, wreath making, and photo contests.
Directions: From St. Louis: From Interstate 64 go East and exit on 255 South. Continue on 255 South for approximately 3-4 miles, and then exit on Illinois Hwy 15 East to Belleville, Exit number 17A. Continue on Hwy 15 East for approximately 11 miles, see Orchard sign, and make a left off 15 East into our parking area.
951 Green Mount Road,