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Kids’ Easter Events: Orlando & Beyond

Here’s our curated list of Easter celebrations your kids will love.


Easter Egg Hunt
Orlando Fire Museum
April 13, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

  • Bring the whole family, and hop on over to the Randall R. Tuten Orlando Fire Museum for an exciting Easter Egg Hunt event! In addition to museum tours, kids will get a chance to collect prizes while learning about fire safety, view new and antique fire trucks, take a photo with the Easter Bunny and more. Parking is available at the Orlando Garden Club, as well as the general Loch Haven museum parking lot. Easter Egg Hunt times: 10:15 a.m. – Kids four and under; 10:20 a.m. – Kids five and up

Easter Eggstravaganza
The Florida Mall
April 13, 10 a.m.- Noon

  • The Easter Bunny has hidden over 200 eggs in the PLAY Park and he needs your kiddos to find them! Take the day to PLAY at The Florida Mall and enjoy an epic egg hunt with your little ones.

Easter – Spring EGGSTRAVAGANZA
Florida Technical College
April 13, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

  • At the Spring EGGSTRAVAGANZA event, you can enjoy a time of tradition, generosity and shared joy. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt, an Easter Basket Raffle for children of all ages, and the opportunity to photos with the Easter Bunny.

Free Easter Activities
Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World
Starting April 13-21

  • The Easter Bunny will be arriving on Saturday, April 13th at Noon. Families can get one free 4″ x 6″ photos taken with the Easter Bunny! Packages will be available to purchase. Crafts Schedule: Saturdays Noon -5 p.m., Sundays Noon – 4 p.m.; Friday 3 – 7 p.m. Free giveaway to the first 75 kids who get photo taken on Monday, April 15th through Thursday, April 18th. (Starting at 5:30 p.m. only). PLAY Tip: Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday April 20th from 2-3 p.m. for kids 2 to 10. (Registration starts at 1:30 p.m.)

Bunnies and Breakfast
Santa’s Christmas Tree Forest
April 13-14, 9:30 a.m.

  • Join Santa’s Farm for what is quite possibly the cutest Easter event in town.  Play with bunnies and chicks and check out all that they have to offer after enjoying a breakfast buffet with the family. Get your tickets today!

Spring Fashion Show & “Eggs”travaganza
The Grove Orlando, 4744 S. Apopka Vineland Rd., Orlando
April 13, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • Enjoy an afternoon of fun for the whole family. Models of all ages will walk the catwalk with fashions from The Grove’s boutiques and merchants. Following the fashion show will be an afternoon filled with games, music, egg hunts with great prizes including gift cards from participating retailers, and a visit from the Easter Bunny at 1 p.m.

Easter Storytime & Activities
Barnes & Noble
April 13, 11 a.m.

  • Storytime and activities for kids, featuring Pete the Cat: Big Easter Adventure at participating Barnes & Noble Booksellers. When Pete wakes up Easter morning and sees his basket of goodies, he discovers the Easter Bunny needs a little help. He puts on his bunny ears and hops to it to help save Easter! Join us for Storytime, and get a coupon from our Café for a grilled cheese sandwich with milk or juice for $4!

Easter Fest
St. Luke’s United Methodist Church
April 14, 3-5:30 p.m.

  • Kick off Holy Week St. Luke’s style at the 3rd Annual Easter Fest! During this FREE event, families can take photos with the Easter Bunny and enjoy inflatables, pony rides, a petting zoo, an Easter Egg Carnival, crafts for all ages and a sensory friendly area for children with special needs.

Drive Shack Orlando Easter Egg Hunt
Drive Shack Orlando
April 20, 9 a.m.

  • Kids can hit the range at Drive Shack this Easter in search of some egg-ceptional surprises. Doors will open early, at 8 a.m., that day to welcome families for a free, fun-filled, Easter celebration – complete with photos with the Easter Bunny and a classic Easter hunt with thousands of treat-filled eggs, including 100 golden eggs with prizes ranging from free desserts to free BayPlay. Families deciding to partake in BayPlay that day will also receive free kids’ meals. The Easter Egg Hunt begins at 9 a.m. sharp. Children must bring their own baskets.         

Magic 107.7 Easter Egg Hunt
Reiter Park, Historic Downtown Longwood
April 20, 8:30 a.m.-Noon

  • This long-standing community event starts with Bunny Breakfast, followed by an Every Bunny Parade to Reiter Park where families will enjoy an egg hunt and other activities and vendors.

Hippity Hop Adventure
Central Florida Zoo
April 20, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • Guests can hop along the Adventure Trail, making Bunny Stops along the way to pick up candy, prizes and surprises. The exciting journey will lead every bunny to the Easter Bunny himself! Don’t forget your baskets—there will be multiple Easter Egg hunts throughout the day. All event activities are included in single-day Zoo admission.PLAY Tip: Kids will love the extra fun and games throughout the Zoo, including a magic show at the Discovery Center at 1 p.m.

Marshmallow Drop
City of Oviedo Sports Complex
April 20, 9:30 a.m.- Noon

  • Children (ages 5 to 10) will collect marshmallows dropped from a helicopter to redeem for goodies. The kiddos will also enjoy bounce houses and other activities beginning at 9:30 a.m. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Children (ages 0-4) will enjoy bounce houses, photo ops with the Easter Bunny, and receive a free bag to fill with goodies from the vendor tents. There will not be an egg hunt or marshmallow drop for this age bracket.

65th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Central Park, Winter Park
April 20, 9:30 a.m.

  • This fun-filled event will provide as much excitement and laughs for the adults as it will for the kids, just don’t forget to bring your own Easter basket! The hunt will begin promptly at 10 a.m. with an official starting signal. Children with special needs are also encouraged to join in the fun. Over 14,000 stuffed eggs will be placed throughout the Central Park West Meadow, and as always, every child will leave with an Easter egg. New this year, we are thrilled to announce the addition of an “Easter Kids Zone” that will open when the egg hunt concludes.

Thornton Park Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Mayor Carl Langford Park
April 20, 10 a.m.

  • There will be refreshments for both kids and adults. The little ones will be turned loose at about 10:15 a.m., so be sure to get there on time. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance at the start of the event!

Easter Celebration: Egg Hunt & Luncheon Buffet
German American Society of Central Florida
April 20, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

  • Come one, come all and join us in the Biergarten of the German American Society of Central Florida for a traditional Easter celebration filled with fun crafts, games, an Easter Egg Hunt and even a visit from the Easter Bunny. Accompanied by a lush Easter picnic and luncheon buffet, good refreshments at the bar, as well as traditional German music to match.

Mommy & Me Easter Egg Hunt
Demetree Park: 650 Santiago Ave., Orlando
April 20, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • There will be 600 candy-filled eggs for children of all ages, 6 money-filled golden eggs secretly hidden, we will be raffling 6 Easter Egg Baskets for children, games, activities, FREE FOOD, and much more. Organizer Aisha N. Postpartum Depression Awareness hopes to create awareness of Postpartum Depression while enjoying family time with friends and family!

Easter Bunny Hop & Sidewalk Sale
Winter Park Village
April 20 & 21, 2:30-6:30 p.m.

  • Take photos with the Easter Bunny at Winter Park Village fountain for a family-friendly afternoon. The Bunny will be making his appearances between 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. Stop by participating merchants for the Sidewalk Sale between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Admission is free.

Breakfast with the Bunny
Hard Rock Cafe, CityWalk
April 21, 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m.

  • Hippity Hoppin’ … Easter’s on its way! Gather up the whole band and enjoy a rockin’ breakfast! Skip the mall this year and get your picture taken with the Bunny at the world’s largest Hard Rock Cafe. There will be coloring books for the kiddos and special treats for the whole family. Make your reservation today and check out the delicious menu offerings HERE!

Easter Goat Yoga
Original Goat Yoga, Sanford
April 21, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

  • Experience the Original Goat Yoga! Part Yoga, part animal assisted therapy. Goat Yoga is about disconnecting from day-to-day stress, illness or depression and focusing on happy vibes. No yoga experience is needed. This is perfect for families looking for something unique, memorable and magical! On Easter they’ll be raffling off an Easter basket to one participant.

Easter Eggstravaganza
Gaylord Palms Resort
Select days through April 20

The Easter Eggstravaganza will return to Gaylord Palms Resort, just in time to celebrate Spring! The resort will blossom with enormous eggs, pool parties, a bunny scavenger hunt and meet-and-greets with the Easter Bunny himself, offering the ideal setting for families to enjoy the season. Read all the details here.

Wendy Meyer
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Wendy Meyer is a Winter Park mom to son, Beckett, a self-proclaimed #Disnerd and an integral collaborator at PLAYGROUND Magazine. She currently holds the titles of social media manager, events editor and writer. (That's what happens when you're good at everything they throw at ya!) You can read her single-mom musings on her blog: Mommy’s Little Rebel.

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