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Easter Eggs Dumfries VA

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

Bottom Dollar Food
(703) 441-0677
3301 Pine Bluff Drive
Dumfries, VA
Store Hours
Mon-Sat 7 AM - 11 PM

Casa Blanca Food Rite
(703) 221-4868
18069 Triangle Shpg Plaza
Dumfries, VA
 
BJ's
(703) 730-0100
14123 Noblewood Plaza
Woodbridge, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery, Beer & Wine, BJ's Gas(R), BJ's Optical Department(R), BJ's Propane(TM), Delicatessen, Rotisserie Chicken, Tire Center, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

Safeway
(703) 590-5530
4215 Cheshire Station Plaza
Dale City, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,SunTrust Bank Branch
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
703-590-6702
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Target
(703) 490-3242
2460 Prince William Pkwy
Woodbridge, VA
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.

Walmart
(703) 221-4116
17041 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Dumfries, VA
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 #
(703) 221-7892
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wegmans Potomac
14801 Dining Way,
Woodbridge, VA
Services / Departments
Wi-Fi Internet Access, Coin Redemption Self Service, MoneyGram / Money Orders

Safeway
(703) 497-2227
2042 Daniel Stuart Sq
Woodbridge, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
703-497-2114
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-6:00PM

Giant
(703) 670-5407
4309 Dale Blvd. Centre Plaza Dale
City, 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.-Midnight

Walmart
(703) 497-2590
14000 Worth Ave
Woodbridge, VA
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 #
(703) 497-2690
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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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