The most famously known easter event took place in the year 1878. This year President Hayes and his wife Lucy officially opened the White House grounds to the children for egg rolling on Easter Monday. Since then this event is held each year.
Today, ten growers, most located along the California-Oregon border, in an area known as the Easter Lily Capital of the World, produce 95 percent of all bulbs grown in the world for the potted Easter lily market. They produce over 11 million bulbs annually for shipping to commercial greenhouses.
Americans spend 2 billion dollars on Easter goodies. They consume 7.1 billion pounds of Easter goodies each year.
The inaugural chocolate eggs recipes were made in Europe during the nineteenth century.
Each year witnesses the making of nearly 90 million chocolate bunnies.
According to a survey, 76% of people prefer to eat the ears of a chocolate Easter bunny first before any other part.