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Easter Eggs Destin FL

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

Publix
(850) 622-2326
725 Grand Blvd
Sandestin, FL
Pharmacy #
(850) 622-3772

Winn-Dixie
(850) 654-5353
981 Us Hwy 98
Destin, FL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 6:00 A.M. - 11:59 P.M.
Pharmacy #
850-654-9347
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 9:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Winn-Dixie
(850) 837-4849
130 Scenic Gulf Drive
Miramar Beach, FL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 6:00 A.M. - 11:59 P.M.

Eglin Afb
(904) 882-3401
Bldg 1755
Eglin Afb, FL
 
Kelleys Supervalu Foods
(850) 678-6912
1015 E East John Sims Pkw
Niceville, FL
 
Publix
(850) 837-9094
4425 Commons Dr E
Destin, FL
Pharmacy #
(850) 837-7133

Walmart Supercenter
(850) 650-0341
15017 Emerald Coast Pkwy
Destin, FL
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(850) 654-1502
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Target
(850) 650-7525
853 Harbor Blvd
Destin, FL
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

Village Supermarket
(850) 651-3623
40 8Th St
Shalimar, FL
 
Winn-Dixie
(850) 897-3535
4500 Route 20
Niceville, FL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 12:00 A.M.
Pharmacy #
850-897-3968
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

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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