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The Carolina Inn Hosts 14th Annual Sara Manley Harvey Easter Egg Hunt on April 3

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (April 2015) – The Carolina Inn, A Destination Hotel that opened in 1924, hosts the 14th Annual Sara Manley Harvey Easter Egg Hunt on Friday afternoon, April 3 at the Hill Courtyard from Noon-2 pm.

The annual event provides more than 100 local children from the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools and Orange County Social Services the opportunity to participate in an Easter egg hunt, enjoy snacks and entertainment provided by local vendors, and have a picture taken with the Easter Bunny.

The Carolina Inn staff will be joined by the Manley family to stuff more than 2,000 Easter eggs which will be hidden around the Hill Courtyard of the Inn.

Sugarland Bakery and Cinda’s Creative Cakes will offer sweets and treats for parents and kids alike. Joe Bunn DJ Company will provide music and Paint Savvy will be face painting as the many children hop happily around the property. 

Sara Manley Harvey held her wedding reception at the Inn on August 11, 2001. She died tragically on September 11, 2001 in the attacks on the World Trade Center. The lily magnolia tree dedicated in her honor in the Hill Courtyard is in bloom and celebrates her life and dedication to helping children in need.

About The Carolina Inn, A Destination Hotel
Built on the campus of UNC Chapel Hill in 1924 by John Sprunt Hill – distinguished alumnus, successful businessman and University trustee – The Carolina Inn’s original concept was “to provide for the special wants and comforts of the University alumni...and University visitors.” The historical Carolina Inn, A Destination Hotel, features 185 charming and well-appointed guestrooms including 7 luxury suites. The Carolina Inn and its Carolina Crossroads Restaurant were awarded AAA’s prestigious 2015 Four Diamond ratings, marking the 18th consecutive hotel honor and 13th straight restaurant recognition.  This is also the 15th straight year that Carolina Crossroads has been awarded Four-Stars by the Forbes Travel Guide. Follow us on Twitter: @CarolinaInn, Instagram: @TheCarolinaInn, Pinterest: #TheCarolinaInn, and Google+: TheCarolinaInn. Like us on Facebook: CarolinaInn.

About Destination Hotels
Destination Hotels (Destination) is a collection of luxury and upscale independent hotels, resorts and residences across the United States. Offering authentically-immersed and enriching experiences, each property is individual at heart, yet connected by a commitment to drawing upon the best of each location. Highly distinct, the Destination experience is always memorable and matchless; guests will feel the locale in a genuine way through each property and during the engaging moments cultivated both in and outside of them. Continuously growing with more than 40 properties from coast to coast, the award-winning portfolio features 20 renowned golf courses, 19 indigenous spas, and 105 exceptional bars and restaurants. Destination Hotels are true to our place; diverse by design. For more information, visit Follow us on Twitter: @Destination. Like us on Facebook: DestinationHotels.