everyone running to eggs

On Tuesday, March 26*, one Rider student will find a three or four night Royal Caribbean Cruise to the Bahamas in courtesy of Josh Harry Travel hidden inside thousands of colorful eggs. Rider University’s cherished spring tradition is back for another year, as 107.7 The Bronc presents The Eggscellent Egg Hunt!

PLEASE NOTE: South Campus Mall Drive will be CLOSED to traffic starting at 9 A.M. North Campus Mall Drive and the Main Entrance to the University will be closed at 10 A.M. You may use the South Entrance of the University to enter and exit campus. North Mall and South Mall Drive will re-open at approximately 2 P.M. after the Eggscellent Egg Hunt.

In order to ensure everyone has a fun afternoon, here is a list of safety guidelines to keep in mind while enjoying this year’s egg hunt!

107.7 The Bronc Eggscellent Egg Hunt Courtesy Guidelines

  1. This event is open to all Rider students, faculty, staff and their families. However, only current Rider students are permitted to participate in the actual egg hunt!** Which will be starting at 12:30 p.m. Faculty and staff members may win prizes from any of our many game stations.
  2. No one under the age of 17 will be permitted in the Egg Zone during the egg hunt. There will be a separate, smaller egg hunt for children ages 16 and under.
  3. Participants may only use their hands, clothing or the approved Eggscellent Egg Hunt bag to collect eggs once inside the Egg Zone.
  4. No personal backpacks, purses, or other unauthorized bags and boxes will be permitted in the Egg Zone.
  5. Egg hunt bags will be available 15-minutes prior to the event along the Egg Zone perimeter.
  6. Do not enter the Egg Zone area until authorized.
  7. Once inside the Egg Zone, no running, pushing or shoving will be permitted.
  8. We respectfully ask all egg hunters to gather no more than 10 to 12 eggs per person, so all attendees will have the opportunity to participate and play.
  9. Please place all emptied eggs in any one of the many Egg Collection stations located on the Campus Mall by the prize tables.
  10. Winners may claim their prize(s) at the Eggscellent Egg Hunt prize tables located along the sidewalk between Hill Hall and Daly Dining Hall.
  11. To claim the grand prize, a three or four night cruise and other large prizes, the winner must be a current Rider student and show a valid Rider ID.
  12. Do not pick up or touch any animals in the petting zoo without speaking to or being directed by the animal handler.
  13. Please respect the mascots walking around the Eggscellent Egg Hunt. Do not poke, pull or prod the mascot or the mascots handler.
  14. Food vendors will be located along South Mall Drive. Please deposit all waste in the appropriate trash cans.
  15. All games and activities will be located along the SRC/Alumni Gym sidewalk between North and South Mall Drive.
  16. Have fun!!!!

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* Rain date: Thursday, March 28.

** All egg hunt prizes are for Rider students enrolled for the Spring 2024 semester.