(WETM) — Easter weekend is upon us, so here are some events that are happening over the next two days.
Arnot Mall Craft and Vendor Fair
On Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. inside the Arnot Mall there will be a craft and vendor fair spread throughout the mall.
Inside will be many local vendors from across the Twin Tiers that are bound to have something to fill those Easter baskets for Sunday. For more information on the event, you can visit the mall’s website.
Marconi Post 47 Rummage Sale
On Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. the Marconi Italian American War Vets Post 47 will be having a rummage sale at their location on 26 W. Pulteney St. in Corning.
All Items will be listed at 1/2 price from 2-4 p.m.
All the proceeds raised from the sale will help fund the Marconi Makeover project, happening on May 14-15th.
Brand Park Easter Egg Hunt
On Saturday, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., there will be an Easter egg hunt held at Brand Park on Maple Avenue in Elmira.
The event is being put together by the Brand Park Trust and Brand Park Beautification Committee.
The first 100 children will receive a free treat basket, as well as an Easter egg hunt where someone will have the chance to win an Easter basket.
Children will be able to get their photo with the Easter Bunny if they’d like, and free cookies and drinks will be provided while supplies last.
The park asks that anyone attending bring at least one nonperishable item to be donated to the New Beginnings Methodist Church Food Pantry, in memory of Harold and Winnie Watts.
Free Easter Meal provided by Grace Episcopal Church
Anyone in need of an Easter meal on Sunday can go to Grace Episcopal Church at 375 W. Church St. in Elmira from noon to 2:00 p.m.
They are collaborating with Rye Restaurant and Meals on Wheels for the first time to provide the meal to community members.
The church has been serving monthly lunches for many years, but this Easter meal was initiated by one of the employees from Rye restaurant.
Easter Brunch Buffet at Anthony’s Restaurant
Anthony’s Restaurant inside the Clarion Inn is holding an Easter Buffet on Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
They will be serving breakfast and lunch, from omelets and waffles to chicken florentine and mashed potatoes with gravy, and much more.
This is a great opportunity for those that don’t want to cook for the holiday, but instead, just sit back and enjoy a nice meal.
Prices for adults are $28.95, children ages five to 10 are $14.95 children two to four $3.95 and children under two are free.
Reservations are highly recommended, you can call at 607-734-0402, the restaurant is located at 760 E. Water St. in Elmira.