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Easter Eggs Chantilly VA

Looking for Easter Eggs in Chantilly? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Chantilly that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Eggs in Chantilly.

Costco
(703) 885-5544
14390 Chantilly Crossing Lane
Chantilly, VA
 
Giant
(703) 542-2950
25050 Riding Plaza Suite 100 South Riding Plaza
Chantilly, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.

Trader Joe'S
(703) 815-0697
14100 Lee Highway
Centreville, VA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Giant
(703) 968-8324
13043 Lee Jackson Mem. Hwy Greenbriar
Fairfax, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Tue:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Wed:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Thu:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Fri:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sat:6:00 a.m.-Midnight Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Giant
(703) 689-3564
13330 Franklin Farm Rd. Franklin Farm
Herndon, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Harris Teeter
(703) 722-2126
25401 Eastern Marketplace Plaza Suite 150
Chantilly, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 722-2389
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Giant
(703) 803-9698
5615 Stone Rd. Sully Station
Centreville, VA
Store Hours
Mon:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Tue:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Wed:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Thu:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Fri:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Sat:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Sun:6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Shoppers Food Warehouse
(703) 667-9870
6335 Multiplex Dr
Centreville, VA
 
Harris Teeter
(703) 877-0580
3905 Fair Ridge Dr
Fairfax, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 877-0584
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Safeway
(703) 359-0523
12200 Fairfax Towne
Fairfax, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Coinmaster,SunTrust Bank Branch
Store Hours
Sun: closed at midnight;Mon: open 5:00 AM;Tues - Sat: Open 24 Hours
Pharmacy #
703-359-2907
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-6:00PM

Easter on the Net - Easter Eggs

Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable. The customs and traditions of using eggs have been associated with Easter for centuries.

Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts. After they were colored and etched with various designs the eggs were exchanged by lovers and romantic admirers, much the same as valentines. In medieval time eggs were traditionally given at Easter to the servants. In Germany eggs were given to children along with other Easter gifts.

Different cultures have developed their own ways of decorating Easter eggs. Crimson eggs, to honor the blood of Christ, are exchanged in Greece. In parts of Germany and Austria green eggs are used on Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday). Slavic peoples decorate their eggs in special patterns of gold and silver.

Austrian artists design patterns by fastening ferns and tiny plants around the eggs, which are then boiled. The plants are then removed revealing a striking white pattern. The Poles and Ukrainians decorate eggs with simple designs and colors. A number of eggs are made in the distinctive manner called pysanki (to design, to write).

Pysanki eggs are a masterpiece of skill and workmanship. Melted beeswax is applied to the fresh white egg. It is then dipped in successive baths of dye. After each dip wax is painted o...

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