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Eagle Valley Bull Stomp coming Saturday

Daily Staff Report
Eagle, CO, Colorado

Bull riding and Easter egg hunting top the activities the Eagle Valley Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring this week.~LANE FROST BULL RIDING~

– The inagural Eagle Valley Bull Stomp is coming to the Eagle River Center at the Eagle County Fairgrounds April 11.

The gates open at 5 p.m., and the event starts at 6 p.m. with a kids fun zone. The bull riding, a presentation of Lane Frost Bull Riding, starts at 7 p.m. There will be food, merchandise sales, soft drinks and adult beverages available.

Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for kids younger than 11, and are available at Copy Plus in Eagle, Wylaco in Gypsum, and at the door.

– Gypsum’s annual Easter Eggstravaganza is April 11 from 10:30 a.m. ” 1 p.m. at Gypsum Town Hall. There’s no Easter egg hunt, but there will be free crafts and kids activities, a chance to meet the Easter Bunny, decorate eggs and bunny-hop on inflatable bouncy things.

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Besides the Eggstravaganza, the Gypsum Recreation Center is holding an “Egg-quatics” events starting at 12:30 p.m. There will be an underwater egg hunt, with staggered start times for different age groups. Kids have to bring a swimsuit and a parent. Parents can swim with their kids, but can’t collect eggs.

The egg hunt is free with a paid admission to the rec center. For more information, call 777-8888.

– The 2nd Annual Western Slope Home and Recreation Expo is set for April 25 and 26 at the Eagle River Center. Saturday hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The expo’s Sunday hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The event gives homeowners and builders an opportunity to see thousands of home ideas under one roof.

There are 114 booth spaces available this year, and vendors signed up sell everything from environmentally friendly products, to flooring options, to window ideas and spas.

Like last year, NRC Broadcasting will include a kids zone with bouncy castles and fun activities to keep children entertained while parents cruise around.

Parking is free, and there’s a $2 suggested donation per person to the event, with all donations given to Habitat for Humanity.

To learn more, call Alexandra Campbell, 970-949-0140, or e-mail alexandra@nrcbroadcasting.com.

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