People can still celebrate the holiday this year amidst the temporary shutdowns and bans on in-person gatherings with live stream Easter church services and virtual egg hunts.
Below is a sampling of online church services, virtual/social distancing egg hunts, and more Easter themed festivities happening in the Lexington, KY area.
This year Easter falls on Sunday, April 12, but the holiday celebrations kick off starting on Good Friday, April 10.
[If you are attending a drive-thru service, please remain in your car at all times]
Ashland Avenue Baptist Church is hosting a drive-in service for Easter on April 12 at 10 am.
Crestwood Christian Church Easter Service is going to stream on their Facebook page on April 12 at 10 am.
Faith Lutheran Church hosts their service live via their Facebook page on Sunday, April 12 at 10 am.
Immanuel Baptist Church is offering online and TV services starting on Good Friday through Easter Sunday. Watch services on their website and Facebook live on Good Friday, April 10 at 12 pm and 6 pm; Saturday, April 11 at 6 pm; Easter Sunday, April 12 at 9:30 am, 11 am and 5:30 pm. Watch on LEX18 on Sunday, April 12 at 11 am.
Mary, Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church is live streaming their service on Sunday, April 12 at 11 am on their website and the Spanish service is at noon.
Pax Christi Catholic Church has Easter Service on Sunday, April 12 at 11 am and noon (Spanish) via live streaming. Link can be found on their Facebook page or on Cathedral of Christ the King’s website.
Rosemont Baptist Church is streaming their service on Facebook on Sunday, April 12 at 10:45 am.
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton is live streaming their Service via Facebook Live on Sunday, April 12 at 9 am.
WHAT TO DO
Crestwood Christian Church hosts an Easter Photo Scavenger Hunt with instructions that can be found on their Facebook page.
Lexington Rescue Mission is providing a traditional Easter dinner for guests on Saturday, April 11 at 11 am. Strict social distancing enforced to keep all guests safe.
Social Distancing Egg Hunt is happening from April 4 through April 12. Decorate an egg and hang in your front window, then go on a hunt to see how many you can find.
Here’s a sampling of places offering takeout, delivery, curbside pick up, and heat & ready meals for Easter this year.
Not sure what essential stores will be open or closed on Easter Sunday? Here’s a sampling of stores near the Summit.
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