Easter and “HOP” the Movie Special Event at Shops at Riverside in Hackensack

Easter and "HOP" the Movie Special Event at Shops at Riverside in Hackensack 1The Shops at Riverside for a series of special Easter festivities.The Shops at Riverside invites Hackensack-area kids and parents to attend a family-friendly Easter Photo Experience event, taking place through April 7, 2012.

Kids will have the chance to visit with the sought-after Easter Bunny and get ready for the Blu-ray™/DVD release of HOP from Universal Studios Home Entertainment on March 23, the all-new comedy about candy, chicks and rock ‘n’ roll.

Families will enjoy a sneak peek of the HOP Blu-ray™/DVD while waiting to pose for a picture and receive an engaging HOP activity sheet after capturing their sensational Easter snapshot.

Pet-owners also are invited to bring their four-legged friends to Pet Photo Day on March 22, from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. All domestic animals should be transported in a carrier and enter the mall through Entrance 7.

The Shops at Riverside will also host a special Breakfast with the Easter Bunny event on Friday, April 6, from 9:00 am to 10:00 am at Maggiano’s Little Italy. The breakfast is being sponsored locally by New York Life Insurance, New Jersey General Office, which will be on hand with its Child I.D. program and add a few extra surprises to giveaway bags for the kids.

For more information about Universal Studios Home Entertainment Easter events, visit www.simon.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ShopsatRiverside or on Twitter @RiversideShops.