Spring is hopping its way here fast! Welcoming spring always makes me look forward to fun festivities like; dying eggs and having a good old-fashioned Easter egg hunt! The following is a list of local events and activities you won’t want to miss this Spring 2021. You can also find all these event details on The Playful Parents calendar (I will update the article as I collect more data. To add an event please email me at theplayfulparent@yahoo.com.) Remember to always check with the event before attending in order to stay up to date with event details; such as cancelations or reschedules. Some events require pre-registration and may have special COVID safety regulations so be sure to click on the links provided and get more information prior to going. Be sure to check out the giveaway at the end of the article.



  • Huggers-Keepers-Huggers are a favorite go anywhere, friend.  With their triple protected, specially designed snap bracelet you can attach your favorite hugger to your arm, bike, stroller, backpack, and more. All filling is made of spun recycled water bottles. Huggers are easy to clean and surface washable. Ages 0+, MSRP $14.99.
  • Audubon Birds – Audubon birds are not only beautiful, realistic-looking plush birds but they also have the authentic sound of the species recorded live by The Cornell Lab of Ornithology.  Activate the bird call by pressing the button and hear the call of the wild.  With so many species to choose from your favorite bird is surely among them. Filling on all birds is made from spun recycled water bottles. Ages 0+, MSRP $12.99.
  • Mini Bucket Sets – Filled with hours of fun, these buckets are great to expand your child’s imagination creating play scenarios indoors and out.  When play is over the pieces fit nicely back in the bucket.  The Wild Republic Adventure Buckets are a great toy to take on road trips, to daycare, and more. Ages 4+, MSRP $14.99.
  • Rubber Ducks – These fun, unique rubber ducks combine an animal with a duck to create lots of laughs.   Wild Republic Rubber Ducks make great gifts for collectors’ adult and child alike.  They also make great bathtub and pool toys too.  From T-Rex to Tiger, we have lots to choose from. These great toys have no hole so they will not grow mold. Ages 0+, MSRP $5.99.
  • Mini Polybag – These Wild Republic Polybags are great toys to help expand your child’s imagination and encourage independent play.  They are available in a variety of themes to fit a favorite place, animal, or school lesson.  Use them for theme parties, party favors, bathtub play, and more. Let them play outside because these are easy to clean with soap and water. Let them play outside because these are easy to clean with soap and water. Age 4+, MSRP $6.99.


I want to thank all the parents following this site; it is a honor and joy to host this community network with such amazing families. Lets give a round of applause to the amazing organizations and business planning safe and fun events for kids. A huge shout out to The Folkhaus who took the adorable article feature image, visit her site for spring photo mini sessions. I would also like to give a special thanks to Wild Republic for donating a basket full of goodies for this years spring giveaway.

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