Local Events for Easter – In and Around the Philadelphia Area

March 9, 2018

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Easter Events

Donovan Mitchell Group

Looking for a local Easter egg hunt for your children? How about an Easter parade, Easter breakfast/brunch or other Easter themed activities? The Donovan Mitchell Group has created a list of fun events going on this Easter season in and around the Philadelphia Area. 

::MONTGOMERY COUNTY:: 

Eco-Egg Hunt               

Norristown Farm Park :: Barley Sheaf Drive and West Germantown Pike  ::  610-270-0215

March 25, 2018 – 2:00 PM

Egg hunt for ages 3-5. Register by March 22, 2018. Cost: $1

Children should bring a basket for collecting eggs.

 

New Hanover Township Egg Hunt

Community Park :: Gail Drive Gilbertsville, PA

March 31st at 10 am sharp!

Ages 3 to 10 – (as always smaller children are welcome, but must have eggs checked by parents or guardians)
Pictures with the bunny can be taken following the hunt

Forest Easter Egg Hunt

Althouse Arboretum :: 1794 Gilbertsville Road Pottstown, PA 19464 :: 267-371-2288

March 31, 2018 – Stop by anytime between 10am and 1pm

We converted the traditional Egg Hunt into a complete Family Event!” Open to all kids, designed to be a fun walk looking for eggs scattered along the trails in the forest. There are also games, food and crafts under the pavilion! Explore the trails…collect eggs…turn in for candy!!! Cost: $5 per child.  www.althousearboretum.org

 

Easter Workshop for Kids

Pennypacker Mills :: 5 Haldeman Road Schwenksville, PA 19473 :: 610-287-9349

March 24, 2018 – 1pm

Join the fun as we color Easter eggs, make bunnies with felt ears and an egg body, and two more vintage inspired crafts. Refreshments served. Location: Classroom Bldg. Easter Workshop Registration form
Registration deadline March 20th. Ages: 5+, accompanied by an adult; fee:

Ages 5 & up accompanied by an adult. Fee: $5/child. Pre-Registration with payment Required

 

Easter Eggstravaganza

Valley Kids at Christ’s Church of the Valley :: 1560 Yeager Road Royersford, PA 19468 ::

610-792-0777

March 24, 2018 – 10-12

Your family won’t want to miss this FREE event! We will have activities for kids of all ages: games, inflatables, face painting, and SO MUCH MORE! Egg Hunts for every age group starting every 15 minutes! Get your FREE picture with the Easter Bunny. Chick Fil A will be selling their breakfast and lunch foods all morning, too. www.churchomania.com

 

Easter Bunny Brunch & Egg Hunt

Elmwood Park Zoo :: 1661 Harding Blvd. Norristown, PA 19401 :: 610-277-3825 ext 222

March 17,18, 24, 25, 31, April 1 – 10:30 & 12:30

Brunch tickets includes admission to the zoo, as well as a hot brunch buffet, an Easter egg hunt, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, music and crafts! An “Eggucational” Easter egg hunt will take place around the zoo. Please bring your own basket for the egg hunt. For pricing and reservations visit: www.elmwoodparkzoo.org

 

Pottstown Egg Hunt

Pottstown Downtown Improvement District Authority :: 238 E. High Street Pottstown, PA 19464 ::

March 24, 2018   11AM to 3PM

Bring your family into Pottstown for a fun town egg hunt. Different businesses in Pottstown will be holding eggs to give out with different prizes. When you are finished hunting for eggs come to Smith Park where we will have an Easter Bunny, activities, games, face painting, food, and raffle prized for the participants who visited every business. This event is rain or shine.

 

::BUCKS COUNTY::

Easter Bunny Express

New Hope & Ivyland Railroad :: 32 West Bridge Street New Hope, PA 18938  :: 215-862-2332

Celebrate the return of Spring with a fun themed train ride through the hills and valleys of Bucks county. Join us to celebrate Easter on-board the annual Easter Bunny Express, The Easter Bunny and train crew will be on board greeting everyone during the 45-minute round-trip excursion. For pricing and tickets visit: www.newhoperailroad.com/easterbunnyexpress

 

Solly’s Farm Spring Events

Solly Farm :: 707 Almshouse Road Ivyland, PA  18974 :: 215 357-2850

Bring your kids to the farm for activities with Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny, including breakfast, hayrides, and an Easter Egg Hunt. Kids absolutely love it! Kids can create their own craft “Bunny Bag” while spending time and taking pictures with Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny. Next, they can take a short hayride around the farm, where they will be led to our Easter Egg Hunt area and find 8 eggs each- all with Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny! Bring the whole family to celebrate the beginning of the season! $7 for adults / $9 for children

Hayrides run about every 20 minutes from 11 am – 4 pm

Come enjoy a delicious breakfast with Mr. & Mrs. Easter Bunny! Breakfast includes fresh pancakes, sausage, juice, coffee, and our Apple Cider Donuts. The above prices include the breakfast, craft bunny bag, and hayride around the farm with an egghunt. There will be a seating at 9, and another at 10, followed by a hayride around our farm (see the description above). $4 for adults / $6 for children. www.sollyfarm.com/Spring-Events

 

Bristol Township Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Bristol Township Senior Center :: 2501 Bath Road, Bristol, PA  :: 215-812-2933

March 17, 2018   9AM to 12PM

Breakfast will feature pancakes, eggs, sausage, orange juice and milk. Children’s Crafts, activities and games will be offered.The Annual Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 12:00 noon for kids 10 and under, on the Football Field.  The Egg Hunt is FREE! Please bring your own basket. Photos with the Easter Bunny will be available. www.bristoltownship.org/Recreation.cfm

 

Flashlight Egg Hunt

Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve :: 1635 River Road New Hope, PA 18938:: 215-862-2924

March 24, 2018 – 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Children listen to stories about oviparous animals, decorate a special basket, and go on an egg hunt during this event geared towards ages 3-7 years old. Be sure to bring a flashlight along to find some of the eggs to take home. https://bhwp.org/item/flashlight-egg-hunt/      Price: Members: One child with adult $12; Non-members: One child with adult $15  *Space is limited and advanced registration required by March 20th.

 

::DELAWARE COUNTY::

Hayrides to Bunnyland

Linvilla Orchards :: 137 W Knowlton Rd Media, PA :: 610-876-7116

March 17, 2018 & March 18, 2018 11:00am – 04:00pm

Hop on a hayride to the Easter Bunny’s house. Bring your camera to take pictures with the Bunny as it gives treats to all who visit. After the ride, visit the Garden Center for Easter plants, flowers and accessories, or the farm market for homemade goods. $9 per person                                   www.linvilla.com/family-fun/hayrides-to-bunnyland

 

Easter Egg Hunt at Holy Child Academy

Holy Child Academy ::475 Shadeland Ave, Drexel Hill, PA 19026 ::

March 24, 2018 10:00am – 11:30am

The event is free and includes crafts, candy and a visit from the Easter Bunny.

www.holychildacademy.com/events

 

::BERKS COUNTY::

Easter Bunny Express

The Colebrookdale Railroad ::  43 South Chestnut Street Boyertown, PA 19512 :: 610-367-0200

Sun 3/18/18 11:00 am & 2:30 pm

Sat 3/24/18  11:00 am & 2:30 pm

Sun 3/25/18 11:00 am & 2:30 pm

Fri 3/30/18    11:00 am & 2:30 pm

Sat 3/31/18   11:00 am & 2:30 pm

The best way to make Easter memories that will last a lifetime is to join Peter Cottontail aboard the Colebrookdale Railroad! The Bunny brings gifts for all children and an Easter Egg Hunt right on board the train for all children 8 years of age and under. Opt to have your photo taken with him and we’ll print it out for you on-board! For pricing and tickets visit:www.colebrookdalerailroad.com/

 

Easter Eggstravaganza

Boscov’s East :: 4500 Perkiomen Ave Reading, PA 19606 :: 610-779-2000

March 24, 2018 – 11am-3pm

Children 12 and under are invited to hop along the bunny trail for treats and prizes! At the end of the trail, each child receives a prize! Be sure to bring a camera to take a photo with the Boscov’s bunny.

 

Oley Fire Company Easter Egg Hunt

Oley Fairgrounds :: 26 Jefferson Street :: Oley, PA 19547 :: 484-256-8008

March 31, 2018 – 1 pm

All Ages Welcome, Adults Included. Raffle Tickets will be available for an assortment of Prizes. Food and Drinks will be available for purchase.

 

Daniel Boone Optimist Club Easter Egg Hunt

Amity Community Park :: 1845 Weavertown Road Douglassville, PA 19518 ::

March 24, 2018 – 1pm

Candy, prizes, and fun! Ages 0-12.

 

Easter at the Museum

Reading Public Museum :: 500 Museum Road Reading, PA 19611 :: 610-371-5850

April 1, 2018 – 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Continue the Easter tradition at The Museum! Participate in the Annual Easter Egg Hunt, meet the Easter Bunny, and win great prizes! Adults: $10 / Children/Seniors/Students with IDs: $6 / Children 3 and under: FREE
As always, Members receive FREE admission.

 

Birdsboro Community Easter Egg Hunt

Birdsboro-Union Fire Dept. :: 214 W. 1st Street Birdsboro, PA 19508 ::

March 24, 2018 – 11-1pm

This year we plan to lay out over 12,000 EGGS and will be open to all kids 12 years and under. There also will be face painting, free hot dogs and refreshments, balloon animals, bounce houses and much more for the family! You don’t have to register for this event, just come and take part!

 

Weaver’s Orchard Easter Egg Hunt

Weaver’s Orchard :: 40 Fruit Lane Morgantown, PA 19543 :: 610-856-7300

March 30 & March 31 – 10:00 am & 2 pm

Our annual Easter Egg Hunt takes place on the Friday and Saturday before Easter with many activities that kids will be sure to enjoy. The egg hunts will run on the hour from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and children will be divided up by age group; ages 3 and under, ages 4-6, and ages 7-12.  Each age group will hunt during each hour.  The last hunt at 2:00 will be all ages combined together. Bring the whole family and stay for lunch. Then, shop our huge selection of Easter flowers to complete your spring festival experience. We provide baskets for the children to collect their Easter Eggs. $7 Admission includes participation in one egg hunt plus all many other fun activities. www.weaversorchard.com

 

Wilcox Farms 2018 Easter Egg Hunt

Wilcox Family Farm:: 1134 South Reading Avenue Boyertown, PA 19512 :: 610-367-2387

March 31, 2018 – 10:00 am SHARP!

9 Different Age Groups, Including Teens, Adults and Seniors. 2 Prizes per Group. No registration and FREE. Rain or Shine. Come Early!  http://wilcoxfamilyfarm.com

 

::CHESTER COUNTY::

Annual Spring Celebration & Egg Hunt

Baily’s Dairy :: 1821 Lenape-Unionville Rd West Chester, Pa :: 610-793-1151

April 15, 2018 – 10am-5pm & April 16, 2018 – 10am-3pm

Spring is always an exciting time on the farm. We invite you to meet our newest baby animals and celebrate the end of winter! Weather permitting an Egg Hunt will go on every hour both days.  A $5 donation is suggested per child. www.bailysdairy.com

 

Easter Egg Hunt at Ludwig’s Corner Fire Company

Ludwig’s Corner Fire Company :: 1325 Pottstown Pike, Glenmoore, Pa 19343 :: 610-458-8479

March 24, 2018 – 1pm

Come out and find some Easter Eggs, See the Station, Meet the Fire Fighter and sit on the Easter Bunny’s Lap!!!! Please bring a food donation for The Chester County Food Bank! If it rains/ snows the Egg Hunt will be March 25, 2018 at 1pm.

 

::PHILADELPHIA COUNTY::

Easter Bunny Brunch

Philadelphia Zoo :: 3400 West Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104 ::

March 31, 2018 – 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  & 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m

April 1, 2018 – 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  & 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m

Enjoy a brunch buffet, followed by an Easter egg hunt and photos with Bunny. Other activities include crafts for children of all ages and mingling with live animals.  For pricing and reservations visit: www.philadelphiazoo.org

 

87th Annual Philadelphia Easter Promenade

South Street Headhouse District :: 400 South Street Philadelphia, PA 19147 :: 215-413-3713

April 1, 2018 – 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Come dressed in your Sunday Best and promenade down South Street in this grand and popular tradition.  Master of ceremonies Henri David returns to lead the parade from the corner of Passyunk Avenue/South Street down to Headhouse Square (2nd Street). Enjoy Easter treats, live music from the Philadelphia Freedom Band, the Bunny Hop, Mr. and Mrs. Peter Cottontail and much more until 2:00pm. Bring your camera and stick around to meet the Easter Bunny himself, and see who wins the best dressed contests! Children and adults can enter to be crowned Best Dressed, Best South Street Razzle Dazzle or Best Easter Bonnet – even your pet can win big if he or she is looking spiffy! Celebrity judges will announce the winners in 12 categories. www.southstreet.com

 

::LANCASTER COUNTY::

Easter Egg Hunt & Train Ride

Strasburg Rail Road ::  301 Gap Road Ronks, PA 17572 :: 866-725-9666

March 30, 2018 trains depart hourly from 11am – 4pm

March 31, 2018 trains depart hourly from 11am – 4pm and at 6pm

April 1, 2018 trains depart hourly from 11am – 3pm

**Easter Egg Hunts will be offered at the following times:

Friday & Saturday – 12:00, 2:00 & 4:00 PM

Sunday – 12:00 & 2:00 PM

Hunt for Easter eggs and then hop aboard an authentic vintage steam train with the Easter Bunny for a 45-minute ride through Lancaster County’s farmland. For pricing and ticket reservations visit: www.strasburgrailroad.com

 

Easter Bunny Breakfast

Kitchen Kettle Village ::  3529 Old Philadelphia Pike Intercourse, PA 17534 :: 1-800-732-3538

Saturday, March 24, 2018
Friday, March 30 & Saturday, March 31, 2018
8am & 9:30am

Add some magic to your Easter holiday with a visit to Kitchen Kettle Village where you and your family can enjoy breakfast. All children 10 and under attending the breakfast receive a special Easter bag containing a few filled plastic eggs and treats. All children attending the breakfast have the opportunity to meet Yummie & the Easter Bunny and have their picture taken on the Cafe patio. They also receive a VIP Egg Hunt, only open to the children attending the breakfast.

COST:

Children: $9.95 (ages 3-10)
Adults: $14.95
Toddlers: free (2 and under)      *Sales tax and a small booking fee may be added.

*Tickets are required for this special morning and seatings do fill up quickly. Book online or call 1-800-732-3538 to reserve your spot

 

::Be sure to check with your Local Township & Churches as many of them hold Easter Egg Hunts!

Moms & Dads– Do you know of some other fun Easter Events in the area that you would like us to add to our post “Local Events for Easter”? Send us a message with the information and we will gladly promote it.

Want to find a home that the Easter Bunny would be Hoppy with?

Call the DM Real Estate Group today!  We’d be happy to help.

 Donovan Mitchell (Realtor & Great Dad) 

Donovan Mitchell :: 215-688-3863 :: RealtorAndGreatDad@Gmail.com