The annual Easter Egg Hunt at Stead Park field on the 1600 block of P Street NW drew a large turnout of kids and parents late Saturday morning. The festivities included snacks, face painting, balloons and, naturally, a good sport who wore an Easter Bunny costume.
According to Logan Circle parent Joelle Myers, “There were about 100 kids and more than 100 adults there. There were lots of families on the playground as well. They let the age 2-and-under crowd start to hunt for eggs, and then opened it up to all kids. The kids really had a blast fetching the eggs!”
It was the 7th annual Easter Egg Hunt at Stead Park field, which is sponsored by Lindsay Reishman Real Estate. The turnout on Saturday confirms what many long-time residents of the neighborhood have noticed for the past five-plus years: more families are choosing to stay in the area after kids arrive, instead of leaving for outer DC neighborhoods or the suburbs.