PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. -

The Easter bunny gets the year off for one city by scheduling a helicopter to drop Easter eggs. 

Christ Fellowship Panama City Beach is partnering with Panhandle Helicopter for a community Easter Egg drop. It's happening at Hutchison Beach Elementary School at 10 a.m. Saturday. 

About 5,000 candy filled plastic and solid candy eggs will drop from the helicopter at the school's playground.

The event is also featuring a raffle for prizes including an iPod.

For more information, contact the church at (850) 630-1123.