Children ages 6-7 make a mad dash for eggs. (DHI Media/Nancy Spencer)
Children ages 6-7 make a mad dash for eggs. (DHI Media/Nancy Spencer)

Hundreds of children gathered thousands of eggs during the annual Optimist Easter Egg Hunt at Stadium Park Saturday afternoon.

The Optimist scattered more than 4,000 eggs in four groups for children to hunt.

Prizes included zoo passes, candy and more.