Twin Cities: 2015 Easter Activities!

2015 Twin Cities Easter Activities | Twin Cities Moms Blog

 

Macy’s Bunny Brunch Multiple times, dates and locations:  The Easter Bunny, a face painter, balloon artist and a fabulous brunch.  This annual event is a favorite of so many in the area – your kids will love it!  Multiple dates and times at the Southdale, Ridgedale and Downtown locations.

Pictures with the Easter Bunny (Mall of America): Times vary  The Easter Bunny has arrived. The fun will last through Sunday, April 5!  So head on out to Mall of America to share in this wonderful Easter tradition! Parents can make the memory last by purchasing a special souvenir photo of their child with the Easter Bunny. Children will also receive a special treat from Peeps & Company!  The Easter Bunny needs lunch sometimes, so break times will vary and will be no longer than 15 minutes in length.

Spring Egg Hunt (Blaine): March 27th | 6:30pm  Head over to Airport Park for a super spectacular spring egg hunt, followed by a prize raffle. Plastic eggs filled with candy are hidden on three different softball fields depending on your child’s age. Kids will have the opportunity to gather at least 8 eggs. Bags are provided.

Woodbury Old Fashioned Easter Egg Hunt: March 27th | 6:30pm  Bring your bucket and join us for an old fashioned egg hunt outside. Each age group will be looking for different colored eggs hidden throughout the park.

Woodbury Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt: March 27th | 8pm  Grab a flashlight and bucket and join us for a nighttime egg hunt. Find the special eggs with the hidden message and claim you prize. It’s not how many eggs you find; it’s finding the right one.

Breaksfast with the Bunnies (Farmington): March 28th 9-11:30am  Hop into the weekend with breakfast and a visit from a special guest.  Listen to a funny bunny story, interact with rabbits, make a craft, and learn the bunny hop! Photo opps available, so bring your camera. Breakfast will include rolls, fruit, juice, and coffee. A great family activity, but each person must be registered.

Richfield Egg Scramble: March 28th | 10am  Kids 11 and under can sign up for one of three age groups and scramble for thousands of eggs (including some golden eggs for special prizes). Mr. E. Bunny will be there, along with a bunny petting display.

Shoreview Egg Hunt: March 28th | 10-11am  Join the Bunny in an old-fashioned “eggciting” hunt for prized-filled eggs! Each participant will be given an Easter bag for the hunt.

Vadnais Heights Egg Hunt: March 28th | 10:30-11:30am  The Easter Bunny will visit while you hunt for eggs at the Annual Easter Egg Hunt.

Bunny Brunch (McRae Park, Minneapolis): March 28th | 10am-Noon  This year’s annual brunch will be better than ever. McRae’s jazz band will provide entertainment, there will be a craft for the kids to make and take, and of course, the Bunny will be on hand for pictures! Don’t forget to bring your baskets and join in on the egg hunt!

The 6th Annual Easter Eggstravaganza (Burnsville): March 28th | 10am-3pm   Outdoor egg hunts, art activities, craft center, bounce house and games, photos with Bunny and more!

Maplewood Easter Egg Hunt: March 28th | 10am-Noon  The morning will start off with breakfast treats, colorful crafts and a visit from the Easter Bunny – then its happy hunting! Children will be divided into two age groups and will be hunting for wrapped candy and plastic eggs, some of which may be redeemed for great prizes.

Egg Hunt (St. Anthony): March 28th | 1-4pm  Participate in an art-inspired egg hunt and afternoon of activities for all ages. Take photos with the bunny, enjoy musical entertainment, and participate in a variety of “egg-cellent” art activities. Kids of all ages have a chance to collect spring treats.

Eggstravaganza (Osseo): April 3rd | 10am-2pm  Play games, see live bunnies, and get egg-citing treats. Bring hard-boiled eggs to dye naturally. Search for eggs, go on a scavenger hunt, and meet a giant rabbit. Get your face painted with a bunny nose and whiskers. Drop in any time before 1 PM. Bring a camera.

Flashlight Egg Hunt (Creekview Park, Minneapolis): April 3rd | 9-10pm  Come on down to Creekview for our fun egg hunt. Bring your flashlight and we’ll start the egg hunt once it is dark. You must be in the center at the start of the event so they can hide the eggs outside. They will divide the eggs up for the different age groups.

Spring Eggstravaganza Rock Hunt (Victoria):  April 3rd & 4th  Celebrate spring! Bring your baskets and hunt for colored rocks (ages 2-8) or secret messages (ages 8-adult) hidden along the trails. Trade the rocks or decoded message for a bag of goodies! Bring a camera for photos with a bunny character. Make bunny ears, get your face painted to look like a bunny, and decorate a wooden egg to bring home. Visit a zoo featuring a goat, bunny, chicks, turtles, snakes, toads and a raptor. Friday information HERE. Saturday information HERE

Mystery Egg Hunt (Oakdale): April 4th | 9-11am  Egg hunt, face painting, games, crafts, petting zoo, Bounce castle and more!

Egg Hunt (Armatage Park, Minneapolis):  April 4th | 10am  Egg Hunt, caricature, arts and crafts, and continental breakfast. Egg Hunt will begin at 11 am.

Egg Hunt at the James J Hill House (St. Paul): April 4th | 10-11am  Celebrate spring at the James J. Hill House with an outdoor egg hunt on the lawn. The hunt is for children ages 2-7. Participants can win prizes, enjoy a small snack, hear stories and look around the first floor of the elegant Gilded Age home.

Lake Elmo Jaycees Egg Hunt: April 4th | Noon  The Lake Elmo Jaycees are hosting the Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Egg Coloring Event on Saturday April 4, 2015. This is a free event open to the community, everyone welcome!

Victorian Easter Egg Roll (Shakopee): April 4th | 12-3pm  Celebrate with the family! Make a miniature basket and decorate a wooden egg. Participate in an egg and spoon race, bunny hop relay, and authentic egg roll. Play with old-fashioned toys and games, and explore the banks of the Minnesota River Valley. Refreshments served in the Town Hall.

Easter Egg Candy Hunt (Chanhassen): April 4th  The 32nd Annual Easter Egg Candy Hunt will be held at City Center Park at 9 am. Over 400 children along with their friends and families attend this annual event. The program includes prize giveaways, a coloring contest, the candy hunt, and an appearance from the Easter Bunny!

Easter Egg Hunt – Erickson’s Petting Zoo (Osakis): April 4th  Bring the family for one of the Petting Zoo’s most fun annual events! They put out plastic eggs during the day, so no matter what time you come between 10:00 and 1:00, there will be plenty of eggs to find. Baskets are provided, find and fill up the basket and take it to the party shed to see what you have found! All eggs have either candy or small prizes in them.

Bunny Party and Egg Hunt (Whittier Park, Minneapolis): April 4th 10-11:30am  Come to Whittier Park for a fun morning with the Bunny! We’ll have face painting, a craft project, a chance for photos with the bunny, and an egg hunt! Remember to bring your cameras and baskets!

Maple Grove Easter Egg Hunt: April 5th | Multiple times available  75,000 eggs, the Easter Bunny, kids lesson, the cast from Disney’s Frozen, live animals and more!  This is the 5th year for this hunt and it’s the Twin Cities’ largest and most successful (and free) Easter Egg Hunt.  Make sure to get your free picture with the Bunny too!

2 Responses to Twin Cities: 2015 Easter Activities!

  1. Scott Woller March 25, 2015 at 9:34 AM #

    We are sponsoring the North Loop Candy Grab on April 4.
    9:30 AM at the North Loop Playground – 4th ave N and West River Road Minneapolis
    Age Specific Hunts – Prize Eggs – Parent Eggs – Pre-hunt Games – Free Hot Chocolate – Cookie Decorating… ALL FOR FREE – RAIN OR SHINE

    See Poster At:
    https://gallery.mailchimp.com/ec3d99828f9770e7a5030218f/images/7c114302-08ba-4306-a234-c6131ea7397e.jpg

  2. claire sweem March 27, 2015 at 9:35 PM #

    Thanks for posting this. It’s awesome! I really want to go to the Richfield egg scramble tomorrow, but registration is closed. Does anyone know if you can just show up?

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