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Easter Eggs Reston VA

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

Whole Foods Market
(703) 736-0600
11660 Plaza America Dr
Reston, VA
 
Safeway
(703) 620-3400
11120 South Lakes Drive
Reston, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
703-758-1578
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Trader Joe'S
(703) 689-0865
11958 Killingsworth Ave.
Reston, VA
Store Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Giant
(703) 437-3162
1228 Elden St. Elden St. Marketplace
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.

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) 435-5800
11806 Spectrum Court
Reston, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 435-0400
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

Target
(703) 478-0770
12197 Sunset Hills Rd
Reston, VA
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Giant
(703) 437-0031
1450 North Point Village Ctr. North Point Village Ctr.
Reston, 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.

Safeway
(571) 262-2968
413 Elden Street
Herndon, VA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster,wi-fi,SunTrust
Store Hours
5 AM - Midnight
Pharmacy #
571-262-2973
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-9:00PM;Sat 9:00AM-7:00PM;Sun 10:00AM-4:00PM

Harris Teeter
(703) 464-7934
12960 Highland Crossing Dr
Herndon, VA
Store Hours
Open 24 hrs
Pharmacy #
(703) 796-0239
Pharmacy Hours
9am-9pm Mon-Fri

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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