Helicopter dropping 5,000 Easter eggs for Fla. hunt

Published On: Mar 25 2013 11:25:18 AM EDT
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. -

One Panhandle area church is hosting an unusual egg hunt.

CHRIST Fellowship Panama City Beach is relying on a helicopter to drop Easter eggs.

The church is partnering with Panhandle Helicopter for a community Easter egg drop at Hutchison Beach Elementary School on Saturday.

The Panama City News Herald reports that about 5,000 candy filled plastic and solid candy eggs will drop from the helicopter.