This Eastertime, Descanso Gardens welcomes the holiday with its traditional egg hunt and popular weekend brunches.
On Saturday, April 11 children of all ages are welcomed to participate in Descanso's Egg Hunts which runs from 9:30 a.m. and every 45 minutes until 2 p.m. Eager hunters, brightly colored eggs and a great green lawn add up to unbridled joy. Bring cameras to snap photos with the Easter Bunny. Arrive early, baskets sell out quickly. Cost: $5 which includes basket, five plastic eggs and a treat.
Also taking place on Easter weekend, April 11 and April 12, are holiday brunches with seatings at 9 and 10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m. Indulge in a scrumptious buffet brunch by Patina chefs served in Descanso's Rose Pavilion. Sample menu includes: pastries, eggs, pancake bar, ham, sausage, Caesar and pasta salads. Cost: $45, $38 members, $15 children ages 4-10, free for children 3 and younger. Reservations with a credit card are required. Call Patina at (818) 790-3663. For cancellations, please call at least 48 hours in advance or a 35 percent fee will apply.