As crocuses and daffodils push up through the end-of-winter soil, anticipation for Easter grows.
Whether you’re preparing an Easter feast or planning an Easter egg hunt, Lynn Valley Centre is here to help you prepare for all of your seasonal celebrations. Here are a few shops and services that you’ll find especially useful:
A gift basket packed with fresh fruits from this popular produce store provides a healthy Easter basket option. Be sure to try the market’s exclusive apple variety, the SnapDragon, known for its satisfying crunch and splendid flavour. Find specialty produce for your Easter recipes and count on the staff here for outstanding customer service.
Comfortable seating and stylish décor at LouLou Salon welcome customers who want to relax while getting pampered to look their best for Easter. Opt for a manicure or pedicure decorated with some dazzling nail art designs. Groom your eyebrows with tinting, waxing or threading. Springtime also means bathingsuit season will soon be upon us, and the salon can help men and women prepare with waxing services.
Has your coif gotten a bit shaggy over the winter months? Then you need a fresh haircut just in time for Easter. Men and women have trusted Lynn Valley Barbershop to keep them looking their best since 1967. The North Shore News even awarded the barbershop its Readers’ Choice award in 2019.
Be the Easter Bunny for your friends and family and pass out chocolate goodies from one of Canada’s master chocolatiers. Purdy’s has been creating melt-in-your-mouth treats since 1907. The company uses cocoa from sustainable sources. Ask them to assemble beautiful chocolate gift box with chocolate to suit the giftee’s palate. You can choose from milk chocolate, dark, white, sugar-free, kosher and baking chocolate and a large variety of chocolate bars, nuts, caramels, brittles, toffees, barks, truffles, and much more. Be sure to take some home for yourself!
Watching your carb intake might be trendy, but the truth is everyone loves bread! The experienced bakers at Westlynn know how to create perfect bagels, buns, French baguettes and croissants. When you crave authentic sourdough bread, pick up a fresh loaf. It will make outstanding sandwiches with leftover Easter ham. Trust them to make memorable pies, danishes, cookies and donuts to adorn your Easter buffet.
Westlynn Meats & Seafoods sells high-quality, organic meats grown locally and regionally by farmers committed to responsible stewardship of land and animals. The shop also stocks premium Canadian Spring Creek beef, Diamond Willow organic beef, Paradise Valley pork, Maple Hill specialty chicken and Bradner organic chicken. Need to make a turkey dinner for a crowd? Select a turkey from J.D. Farms raised in spacious conditions and fed a certified diet of natural foods.
Along with these stellar retailers, shoppers at the Lynn Valley Centre enjoy three hours of complimentary parking. That’s plenty of time to take care of all of your Easter shopping. We look forward to seeing you over the Easter season!