The City of McAllen Parks and Recreation Department will host the First Annual Underwater Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 3, at Municipal Pool (1921 N. Bicentennial) in McAllen. Admission is $2.

The pool will be open for public swim at 1 p.m. with the Underwater Easter Egg Hunt scheduled to begin at 2. Public swim will also be available following the festivities.

Plastic eggs will be scattered throughout Municipal Pool with each egg containing a special coin. The coin can then be turned in for a prize following the conclusion of each age group.

The Easter Bunny and Gus & Goldie plan to make a special appearance at the event. The Parks & Recreation Department will also provide hot dogs and drinks to those participating in the festivities.

The price of admission for Public Swim is $2, which also includes admission for the Underwater Easter Egg Hunt.

After the Underwater Easter Egg Hunt is complete, stay and swim with Gus & Goldie until 6:00 p.m.

No reservation required.

For more information call McAllen Parks and Recreation at 956-681-3333 or visit us on the web at