Easter Egg Hunts, Activities & Fun
Date: March 1, 2015
Get out the Easter baskets and the cute spring outfits — egg-hunting season has arrived! Find an Easter event near you on this list of bunny sightings, egg hunts and egg-decorating activities.
Spencer Jaycees Easter Eggstravaganza
Easter egg hunt, games, temporary tattoos, a visit from the Easter Bunny, candy, toys and more. Ages 0-12. Please bring own Easter basket. 2 p.m. Eighth Street Ball Park, Eighth Street, Spencer.
Breakfast With the Easter Bunny
Event includes breakfast, arts and crafts, and face painting. Don't forget your camera to take a picture with the Easter Bunny. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. For more information or to register, call 222-5134. $5. 8-10 a.m. Thataways Youth Center, 1334 Overbrook Road, Burlington.
City Lake Park Easter Egg Hunt
Hunts for ages 3 and under (11a.m.), 4-7 (11:45 a.m.) and 8-10 (12:30 p.m.). Attractions include free train and carousel rides, children's games, costumed characters, playground, inflatables, miniature golf and more, with food and beverage available for a fee. Event will be held rain or shine. Don't forget to bring your basket. Free admission. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. City Lake Park, 602 W. Main St., Jamestown, 336-883-3498.
Hippity Hoppi-tea Party
Celebrate spring with fun crafts, fluffy bunnies and delicious sweet treats. Real bunnies will be on hand, dressed up in costume for your child to hold. Mrs. Cottontail will assist children in petting and holding these special therapy bunnies. Each child receives a fun-filled goody bag. Registration required. $14.95-$19.22 (1 free adult). Museum admission included. Each additional adult is $3.20; museum admission not included. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Children's Museum of Winston-Salem, 390 S. Liberty St., Winston-Salem. 723-9111.
Make Easter Eggs with Natural Dyes
Get ready for the Easter Bunny. We'll provide eggs you can dip in dyes made from plant material such as onion skins and blueberries. All ages welcome. $1 per egg. Limit 2 eggs per person. Free for historical society members. Drop in. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave., High Point. 885-1859.
McLaurin Farms 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt
The Easter Egg Hunt will be catering to children ranging in age from 1-12 years. Although most activities are geared toward the younger children, parents, grandparents and friends are all welcome to join. Most activities are no charge. There is a minimal charge for bounce house, pony rides, face painting and refreshments. 1-4 p.m. Rain date: April. McLaurin Farms, 5601 N. Church St, Greensboro. 336-602-9369.
March 28-29, April 3-4
Easter Bunny Express
Take a 25-minute train ride with the Easter Bunny as he hands out treats for the kids. Children can also make a craft to take home and get a temporary tattoo. $10-$14. See website for times. N.C. Transportation Museum, 411 S. Salisbury Ave., Spencer. 704-636-2889.
Burlington City Park Easter Egg Hunt
Hunt eggs filled with candy, tickets to park rides, passes to the city aquatics facility, Texas Roadhouse coupons, Chick-fil-a coupons and many more surprises. Keep your eyes out for the luck eggs on the field. Have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny. Free. 10 a.m. Burlington City Park, Field 1, 1333 Overbrook Road, Burlington. 336-222-5030.
NC Transportation Museum Easter Egg Hunt
Ages 0-10. Easter eggs will be filled with treats for all. $10-$14. Noon. NC Transportation Museum, 411 S. Salisbury Ave., Spencer. 704-636-2889.
New Philadelphia Moravian Easter Egg Hunt
Easter egg hunt, games and crafts. 10 a.m-noon. New Philadelphia Moravian Church, 4440 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem. 765-2331.
Old Salem Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Please join us for a fun-filled morning searching for Easter Eggs in Old Salem's beautiful historic district. $10-$21. 10:30 a.m. Salem Tavern Meadow, South Main Street (next to Salem Tavern Museum & Barn), 336-721-7300.
Old Salem Easter Festival
Easter is one of the most important seasons in the Moravian Church. Join us the Saturday before Easter to learn more about these important traditions, take part in hands-on activities like traditional egg decorating and more. $10-$21. Activities included with an All-In-One ticket. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Old Salem Historic District, 600 South Main Street, Winston-Salem. 336-721-7300.