Celebrate Easter this upcoming weekend with some egg-cellent deals throughout Santa Monica.
Locanda Del Lago "Buona Pasqua" Menu
Locanda del Lago in Santa Monica wishes its guests a “Buona Pasqua” (Happy Easter) with a special prix-fixe menu, highlighting seasonal produce from the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market, as well as Italian-influenced holiday creations. Available for both brunch and dinner on Easter Sunday (April 8), and offered for dinner April 7 and April 9-14, will feature both unique and traditional takes on Easter favorites, such as a crispy “basket” made of Parmesan cheese and filled with hard-boiled quail eggs, and the classic Italian cake pastiera (available for an additional $10). Other dishes will include: Housemade Garganelli Pasta with smoked quail carbonara, Pan-Roasted Halibut Filet, and Slow-Cooked Niman Ranch Lamb Shoulder.
When: April 7-14
Where: 231 Arizona Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401
Cost: $48 for three courses; $58 for four courses; not including tax and gratuity.
Easter Brunch at Lowes Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Feast on all of your favorites while overlooking the ocean including an Omelette and Eggs Benedict Stations, Waffle Station, Sushi and Raw Bar, Soup and Cheese Station, Carving Station, Pasta Made to Order, Cornish Game Hen, Seared Salmon and Braised Short Ribs an exquisite Dessert Display, plus a Special Kids Buffet.
When: Sunday, April 8, 2012; 11am-4pm
Where: 1700 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, California, 90401
Cost: Adults $74, Children 12 & Under $37 (plus tax and gratuity).
When: Saturday, April 7, 2012; 9:00am until 12:00pm
Where: Douglas Park, 439 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403
Cost: Free for children ages 1-12
Santa Monica Playhouse
Santa Monica Playhouse will present an Easter-inspired version of its ever-popular Enchanted Fairytale Interactive Theatre for kids 4 to 10 and their grown-ups. Sing-a-longs, crafts, face-painting, complimentary refreshments and special gifts are all part of this egg-citing event.
When: Easter Weekend
Where: 1211 4th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401
Cost: $15 per child; one free adult with every paid child's admission. Additional adults $5.00. Mention SantaMonica.com and get $2.50 off each child's ticket. Valid April 8th, 2012.