Easter Events in NJ
20 ways to celebrate Easter with the kids
Spring has finally arrived, and with it the Easter holiday. Get your little ones in the spirit by celebrating with these egg hunts, train rides, and visits from the one and only Easter Bunny.
March 29–30, April 20
Enjoy a special breakfast with the Easter Bunny before taking pictures and receiving a special holiday gift. After the Easter festivities come to a close, all are welcome to stay and play for the rest of the day.
Dress in your super hero best to meet the Easter Bunny and his super hero friends, Batman, Superman, Captain America, Iron Man, and Spiderman. After, participate in an Easter egg hunt and dance along to live music.
Join the Easter Bunny for a breakfast of bagels, muffins, and donuts before coloring Easter pictures, making a simple craft, and taking a photo with the Bunny.
Bring the whole family to the farm for tons of spring fun, including hayrides, Easter egg hunts, and a visit from the Easter bunny.
Climb aboard the train and visit with the Easter Bunny and all of his cartoon character friends before receiving a special gift from his basket of treats.
Bring your Easter basket to the zoo for an egg hunt alongside the animals. After, meet the Easter Bunny, listen to a story, and make a holiday craft.
Work together as a family to create delicious chocolate treats, including chocolate-covered Peeps, cake pops, and bunny molds, during this fun-filled dessert making workshop.
Join Mr. E. Bunny for a train ride along the scenic Delaware River. Once the train pulls in the Carpentersville station, hop off for an Easter egg hunt and a photo op with Mr. Bunny.
Celebrate the return of spring with a fun themed train ride through northern New Jersey. The Easter Bunny and train crew will be on board greeting everyone during the 45-minute round-trip ride along the Morristown and Erie Railway’s historic Whippanong Trail.
Hop on board the Easter Bunny Express for a relaxing, round-trip ride between Flemington and Ringoes. Peter Cottontail will visit and pose for photographs with every child on the train before they receive a small treat.
Be the first to find the egg with the hidden ticket inside and claim Hamilton Farms’ Easter gift basket prize, which is filled with goodies the whole family can enjoy.
Bring your flashlight and get in the Easter spirit by searching the center's field for over 2,000 real colored eggs. After this egg-citing hunt, stick around to take a photo with the Easter Bunny.
Enjoy a breakfast buffet at Fred and Ethel’s Lantern Light before posing for pictures with the Easter Bunny.
Explore the grounds of the museum in search of plastic eggs filled with holiday treats hidden throughout the landscape. After, enjoy a visit from the Easter Bunny.
Hop on over and celebrate the Easter holiday by enjoying a delicious brunch with the bunny. After, participate in an Easter egg hunt, get your photo taken with the bunny, create a craft, and ride on the carousel.
Join in the spring fun by hunting for over 5,000 candy-filled eggs, participating in a jelly bean counting contest, listening to live music, enjoying the comedy of Polka Dot the Clown, and visiting with the Easter Bunny.
Celebrate Easter at the park by hunting for eggs, enjoying arts and crafts, listening to live music, and meeting and taking photos with the Easter Bunny.
Kick off your Easter weekend by searching for hidden eggs filled with surprises among the sculptures between the gazebo and the Peacock Café.
Bring your family to the airport and watch as the Easter Bunny flies in to greet all of the children and pose for pictures. Then, enjoy a hot air balloon launch, aircraft displays, food, face painting, and more throughout the afternoon.
Celebrate the holiday aboard the Spirit of New Jersey with delicious food, live entertainment, dancing, and an appearance from the Easter Bunny.