holiday celebrations | days & dates | fun & wacky daily holidays | holiday travel | holiday blog | holiday greeting cards | holiday recipes | email | holiday home

Easter Eggs Marianna FL

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

(850) 482-5303
4478 Market Street
Marianna, FL
Services / Departments
ATM, Floral, Deli, Bakery, Seafood, Fresh Meat, Pharmacy
Store Hours
Mon - Fri: 7:00 A.M. - 11:00 P.M.
Pharmacy #
Pharmacy Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Grocery Outlet
(850) 526-5528
4230 Lafayette St
Marianna, FL

Data Provided By:
Perto Mart 242 A
(850) 762-8239
23446 State Road 71 N
Altha, FL

Data Provided By:
Top Valu
(305) 625-0074
4500 Nw 183 Third St
Miami, FL
Whole Foods Market
(954) 753-8000
810 University Drive
Coral Springs, FL
Walmart Supercenter
(850) 526-5744
2255 Highway 71
Marianna, 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) 526-5766
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Cottondale Food Liner
(850) 352-4512
3067 Main St
Cottondale, FL

Data Provided By:
Shelton's Store Enterprises
(850) 762-3316
25314 NW State Road 73
Altha, FL

Data Provided By:
(850) 454-3000
2950 S Blue Angel Pkwy
Pensacola, 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.

(727) 576-5858
10496 Roosevelt Blvd N
St Petersburg, FL
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Holidays on the Net