As Easter approaches, get ready to enjoy egg hunts and bunny fun with some in-person and virtual events. Hop on a bunny train, do a meet and greet with the EB himself and hunt for colorful eggs. There are also plenty of virtual Easter events for the kids to participate in.

Egg Hunt Hayride
Johnson’s Corner Farm, Medford
March 19-April 3rd
Find all of Peter Rabbit’s hidden eggs in the field! This event requires reservations, so don’t hesitate to secure your spot. 

Skyline Easter Egg Hunt
Skyline Church, Bloomfield
March 27, 11:30AM
This Easter egg hunt is free to all, and has games, face painting and bounce houses for kids to enjoy! The hunt has over 10,000 eggs to be found, so no child will be low on treasure. They also provide a separate time for special needs children to hunt with less pressure and lower noise levels.Get your tickets here, as you’ll need to register in advance for a timeslot.

Easter Egg Hunt
Hoboken Grace Church, Hoboken
March 27
Hudson County’s largest Easter Egg Hunt features 33,000 Easter eggs, pictures with the Easter Bunny, face painting, crafts, and carnival games. The event is completely free for everyone, but you must register to attend. Find registration information here

Springtime and Easter Fun on the Farm
Alstede Farms, Chester
March 27-Sunday April 11
10 am-4 pm weekends, 11 am-3 pm weekdays
With hay rides, animal visits, farm-wide egg and scavenger hunts, mazes and pony rides, you’ll have lots of fun to pick from. You’ll need a reserved time slot reservation to attend. 

Bunny Trail Hunt 
Storybook Land, Egg Harbor Twp.
Visit with the Easter Bunny on April 2, 3, 4.
Go on the “Bunny Trail Hunt” on April 2, 3, 4, 5 – included with each child’s admission (age 2 and up). 

Heaven Hill Farms Easter Egg Hunt
Heaven Hill Farm, Vernon
April 2-April 3, 11 am-4 pm
Visit with the Easter bunny and enjoy all-day activities such as North Jersey’s biggest egg hunt, carnival rides, pony rides, and gem mining. Enjoy fresh apple cider donuts and ice cream to top off the day. 

Spring Forest Egg Hunt
Essex Environmental Center, Roseland
April 3
For children ages 1-6, celebrate the beginning of Spring with the story of The Little White Rabbit and an egg hunt within the forest grounds — a perfect way to spend Easter with the family.

Drive-Thru Easter Egg Hunt
Kroc Center, Camden
April 3 1:30-5:00PM
As parents drive around the complex, kids can safely scan the property for large decorated eggs from the safety of their vehicle. There will be some stops along the way where kids can collect candy, plastic eggs, decorating kits and more! The event is free. 

Step Back Easter Egg Hunt
Albert I. Allen Memorial Park, North Wildwood
April 3 9AM-1PM
The Step Back Foundation will host an Easter egg hunt for the ages! Registration is required. 

Easter Egg Hunt
Redwood Farms, Mullica Hills
April 3 10AM-2PM
Collect candy-filled eggs and enjoy meeting a variety of farm animals such as ponies, baby goats, and fluffy cows! Time slots divided by age group. 

Virtual Activities

Carroll County Arts Council “PEEPShow”
Fans can submit dioramas, sculpture, mosaics, photography, paintings, videos and computer-generated art featuring PEEPS Marshmallow Candies as their primary subject matter for a chance to win PEEP-centric prizes. You can register virtually (registration fee – $10) through March 22 and voting will begin on Friday, March 26, 2021 at 10:00am.

Win a Fun Home Visit from the Easter Bunny
Enjoy photos with the Bunny, as well as the choice to have a customized experience with a hand-crafted gift basket sent to your door, or even have the Bunny stay longer to enjoy an egg hunt with the family in your yard. Winter Gabriel, who organized this, is also visiting families in need of some good will and cheer for free. Contact 646-644-9466 or wintergabriel@icloud.com

Bunny in a Box
The Cupcake Carriage brings you a fun at-home way to celebrate the holiday. Elegantly wrapped handmade treats including a cake pop, Easter cupcake, sugar cookies, as well as Easter puzzles and Easter friendship bracelets and crayons will be personally delivered to your home by the Easter Bunny! Cookie kits are also available. Contact The Cupcake Carriage at 201-238-8265 or hello@thecupcakecarriage.com

Bergen County Easter Bunny
The Easter Bunny will be visiting your homes in 5-10 minute slots and posing for pictures before giving each child in your home a surprise egg! Contact the Bergen County Easter Bunny at 201-661-4942.

Princess Dreams Bunny Telegrams
Each visit includes a boy or girl bunny visit to your home, as well as music, dancing, pictures, and an Easter basket. Contact Princess Dreams at 908-425-0295 or princessdreamsnj@gmail.com.

Treat Me Sweet Easter Cookies
Treat Me Sweet is offering at-home Easter cookie kits with endless customizable options, and carrot, egg and bunny-shaped cookies! Paint your own cookie boxes, gift boxes and more. Contact them at 201-962-0323, or justineb09@gmail.com

Easter Cookie Decorating Virtual Workshop
March 28, 2:00PM
For $75 per family, Stephanie from The Eclectic Chic Boutique can teach you how to decorate cookies like a pro! Register in advance so you can pick up your DIY kit before the workshop begins. Participants will need wet ingredients for cookies, and will need to have the cookies baked and cooled before class begins. Contact Kristen@TheEclecticChicBoutique.com or 862-221-0644 for more information. 

If you have upcoming events in and around New Jersey, please share them in our free online calendar.

See What Our Readers Are Saying