Easter is early this year – Sunday, March 31st! Mark your calendar and find an Easter Egg Hunt and Bunny event happening near you.
@ Blake’s Backyard – Saturday, March 23
Hop on down the bunny trail to Blake’s Backyard for an Easter filled day at Blake’s Backyard (5590 Van Dyke, Almont MI 48003). Children will enjoy a free photo scene with the easter bunny (snap your own photo, no professional photographer included), Easter egg scramble, spring crafts, and a bunny petting area. Blake’s Backyard Taproom & Market will be open for dining, shopping & more!
@ Blake Farms – Sunday, March 24th & Saturday, March 30
Children & Families will enjoy an easter egg scramble (approximately 15 minutes), a photo opportunity with the Easter bunny (snap your own photo), train rides though the orchard, free face painting, children’s Easter crafts, and all-day access to Funalnd which includes an animal petting farm, jumping pillows, swings, tricycle track, inflatables & more!
EASTER EGG SCRAMBLE
@ Lake Erie Metropark – Saturday, March 30
Hippity, hoppity Easter’s on its way! Hop on over to Lake Erie Metropark for an egg hunt. Enjoy crafts, games and more during this festive spring program for the kids.
SENSORY FRIENDLY VISIT WITH THE BUNNY
@ Brownstown Community Center – Saturday, March 23
This event is for individuals who have Autism, sensory issues and other special needs. Families and caretakers welcome. We will have a slow paced sensory friendly egg gathering, crafts, bunny’s and other activities inside the event center. If weather permits some activity may be outside. Activities will be ongoing from 1pm-3pm
THE GREAT EGG SCRAMBLE
@ Brownstown Soccer Field – Sunday, March 24
Come collect eggs to be returned to the Bunny. Eggs will be turned in for a prize bag. All kids get a prize bag and special item. Groups go out by age group and afterwards families can visit the community center for a magic show and crafts.
@ Summit on the Park – Thursday, March 21
Enjoy a night of music and dancing with the Easter Bunny themselves! This family dance will take place at the Summit on the Park Banquet Center from 6-8pm. Don’t “hop” in too late, the Bunny will only be available for pictures for the first hour of the event, the last hour they will be shaking their cotton tail on the dance floor with you! All family members will need a ticket to attend regardless of age. Pre-registration is required.
EASTER BUNNY BREAKFAST
@ Summit on the Park – Saturday, March 23
Enjoy strolling entertainment and a visit and picture with your favorite furry egg-toting friend. During the breakfast, kids can visit with the Bunny and create a bunny craft. All children will receive a holiday souvenir, crayons, and placemat. Tickets must be purchased in advance at the Summit on the Park or online.
@ Summit on the Park – Monday, March 25
The Bunny will be making a special stop in Canton for a night of treat making at the Summit on the Park. This Spring themed event will take place from 6-8pm. The Bunny will be there for photos and games with the family after you make irresistible spring treats. Included in each children’s ticket is one adult accompaniment. Please purchase an additional, discounted adult ticket for any other guests in attendance over age 15. All attendees will need a ticket to attend.
@ Civic Center Park – Saturday, March 16
Children will experience fun Easter games, petting the adorable farm animals, and hunting for eggs at this special event. The Easter Bunny will be joining us for this wonderful family gathering and your child can have their picture taken with him, so don’t forget to bring your camera!
BUNNY TRAIL EGG HUNT
@ Williams Nature Center – Saturday, March 30
Grab your family and get ready to hit the trail searching for hidden eggs! Have a picture taken with Mr. Bunny along the way. We will even have stops just for the dogs of the family too. They can sniff out their own hidden eggs along the way.
EASTER BUNNY PICTURES
@ Fairlane Mall – March 8 – March 30
Hop on over to Fairlane Town Center to visit the Easter Bunny – reservations not required.
EASTER FUN FEST
The FREE family event will feature fun activities for everyone to enjoy including carnival rides, Bunny Land, Kid Zone with inflatables, video game truck, kiddie disco and more!
FLASHLIGHT EASTER EGG HUNT
@ Hudson Mills Activity Center – Friday, March 29
Join us for a special, nighttime Easter event. Our trails will be illuminated with colorful lights as older kids enjoy the added challenge of an Easter egg scavenger hunt in the dark. Bring a basket or bag and a flashlight to help search for the eggs in hidden spots along the trail. The scavenger hunt will cover a trail that has an uneven mixed gravel surface with minimal grade changes. Ages: Children ages 8 – 16. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.
EASTER EGG HUNT
@ Hudson Mills Activity Center – Saturday, March 30
Bring the kids out to hunt for Easter eggs on our festive, egg-cellent adventure! Come for a unique spin on the traditional Easter egg hunt. Kids will search for eggs in decorated Easter themed areas. No pushing or shoving for your children to collect their eggs, each participant leaves with the same number of eggs. Don’t forget your camera to capture a photo of the Easter Bunny hard at work preparing for Easter. Bring a basket or bag to collect your eggs. The path is approximately ¼ mile and covers a paved and grass trail.
@ Heritage Park – Saturday, March 23
Hop on down the bunny trail to search for your eggs, stop at treat stations along the way to collect fun prizes. Take your photo with the Bunny in the Red Barn and even paint an egg!
PHOTOS WITH THE EASTER BUNNY
@ The Ford House – Sunday, March 24
Hop into the spirit of Easter with an unforgettable photo session at Ford House! Bring your little ones and your own camera to capture cherished memories. Decorate an Easter egg drawing and grab a goody bag after your child’s photo.
@ Grosse Pointe War Memorial – Sunday, March 24
Hop on over to The War Memorial this Spring and surprise your little one with a visit from the Easter Bunny while you enjoy a delicious Sunday morning brunch with your family. Following the brunch, our friend the Easter Bunny, will welcome everyone down to the back lawn for a one-of-a-kind HELICOPTER EGG DROP!
LAKE ORION/ORION TOWNSHIP
FLASHLIGHT EGG HUNT
@ Camp Agawam – Thursday, March 14
Spring is in the air! Hop on over for a photo visit with a special bunny, craft project and egg hunt. Remember to bring your basket, youth will be broken down by age for the egg hunt. Pre-registration required, spaces are limited. Children in carriers and adults with registered participants are free.
@ Orion Center – Saturday, March 16
Spring is in the air! Hop on over for a photo visit with a special bunny, craft project and egg hunt. Remember to bring your basket, youth will be broken down by age for the egg hunt. Pre-registration required; spaces are limited. Children in carriers and adults with registered participants are free.
@ Canterbury Village – March 23, 24, 29, 30
Come out to Canterbury Village for an afternoon of fun and adventure. The shops will have kids’ Easter activities throughout the afternoon include crafts, lawn games, and selfie photos with the bunny. The moment we’ve all been waiting for arrives! Bring your baskets, find eggs, and then choose which shops to trade them in at for candy and other cool prizes! You will find great purchases, presents, and deals at our vendors and shops. And don’t forget to hop down to Yates Cider Mill & check out the petting zoo.
SPRING EASTER EGG-STRAVAGANZA
@ Bluestone Children’s Center – Saturday, March 16
Come join us for the 4th annual Spring Easter Egg-Stravaganza! There will be crafts, pictures with the Easter bunny, food, egg hunt, and so much more!
@ Senior Center – Saturday, March 23
All ages are welcome to come and enjoy games and crafts along with a visit from the Easter Bunny, at the Civic Park Senior Center, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, March 23! Lunch will be provided and pre-registration is required.
@ Rotary Park – Saturday, March 30
Come out to Rotary Park (32184 Six Mile Road) 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 30, for the annual FREE Egg Hunt and get a photo with the Easter Bunny! Make sure to bring your own basket. This event is for ages 10 and younger. Pre-registration is required online.
@ Maybury Farm – Saturday, April 6
Join us as we celebrate spring with the annual festival! Enjoy egg hunts, face painting, seed planting, crafts, coloring, fun costumed characters, food trucks and our new farm animals!
@ TBD – Sunday, March 24
Head to Fuerst Park for an afternoon of hunting for eggs, petting farm, crafts and visit with the Easter Bunny!
FLASHLIGHT EGG HUNT
@ Oxford Public Library – Thursday, March 28
An egg hunt with a twist– you’ll need your flashlights to hunt in the dark! Don’t forget to check your batteries and bring a basket to collect your eggs. Turn eggs in for prizes– find the special egg to win the grand prize!
EASTER BUNNY BONANZA
@ Seymour Park – Saturday, March 30
The event will begin with an Easter Egg Hunt followed by the Ping-Pong Ball Drop. The bunny chopper will fly over and shower the kids with thousands of white Ping-Pong Balls. Each child will receive a special gift!
@ Schell Family Farm – TBD
Bring canned goods for Farley Food Pantry and take part in a FREE egg hunt on the farm.
@ Art Attic – Saturday, March 16
We cannot wait to see you and your littles for a fun egg hunt outside at The Art Attic! The hunt will start promptly at 12:50 PM. Cost is per child, ages 18 months and up. Each registered child will receive a mini art kit and about 5 eggs filled with various prizes. Please remember to bring a basket for your eggs. The bunny will be here of course! Take advantage of the photo ops before or after the hunt.
EASTER EGG HUNT
@ Ray Township Park – TBD
Come out and bring your family. In addition to our usual egg hunt, we will have the Easter Bunny available for pictures.
FARM EGG SCRAMBLE
@ Wolcott Mill Farm Center – Saturday, March 23
Come out to the Farm for this one of a kind egg-stravaganza. Children will scramble for candy and prize-filled eggs scattered by the thousands. Be sure to visit with the Easter Bunny and take part in the coloring contest for a chance to win fun prizes too. Scrambles will start 30 minutes after program begins. Children will scramble in groups based on age. Please plan to arrive promptly to avoid missing your child’s age bracket scramble time.
EASTER EGG HUNT
@ RARA Field House – Saturday, March 23
The Easter Bunny will be joining us for this wonderful family gathering! Your child can have their picture taken with the Easter Bunny, so don’t forget to bring your camera! Small games and activities will be provided.
EASTER EGG HUNT
@ Romulus Senior Center – Saturday, March 23
Bring your baskets to collect eggs and take a photo with the Easter Bunny!
@ Barnabo Football Field – Thursday, March 21
Hop on over and enjoy a fun night of Egg Hunting outside on the field, music, candy, activities, and more! Take some time and visit with the Easter Bunny and don’t forget to bring your camera for those keep-sake photo’s. Hunts are divided into ages, begin at 6:30 pm and will start on time, please arrive early. Bring your Easter baskets! Will run unless weather is extreme. No registration necessary.
TAYLOR BUNNY TRAIL
@ Heritage Park – Saturday, March 23
The Taylor Bunny Trail will feature visits with famous characters from “Alice in Wonderland” and photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny.
PETTING FARM BUNNY BASH
@ Heritage Park – Saturday, March 30
Take a walk through the petting farm and meet all our favorite long-eared friends! Our hoppy companions can’t wait to meet you.
PANCAKES WITH THE EASTER BUNNY
@ Trenton Fire Department Station 1 – TBD
Join us for our biggest annual event, Pancakes with the Easter Bunny! This is our biggest and most popular event that has been going on for well over a decade. Come visit our historic fire station and enjoy breakfast! This is a free event but donations are accepted.
EASTER EGG HUNT
@ Westfield Activity Center – TBD
Please join us April 8th at 10am -11:30am for the FREE Community Easter Egg Hunt at Westfield Activities Center. There will be pictures with the Easter Bunny, refreshments and goodie bags.
VILLAGE EGG HUNT
@ Troy Historic Village – March 22 & 23
Hop on over for an EGGStra special day at the Village. Collect eggs to trade for goodies, make a craft, get your EGGSercise with our HOPstacle course, and play carnival-style games with your family! Egg collection at Spring Egg Hunt is structured, with each family collecting eggs in a designated lane.
@ Community Center – Saturday, March 16
Visit with the Easter Bunny, enjoy inflatable, balloon sculptures, face painting, petting farm, egg hunt and more.
@ Drake Sports Park – Thursday, March 21
All the eggs are split and scrambled up! It’s your job to put them back together and turn them in for a treat! Bring a basket to carry your goodies in and a camera to take a picture with Mr. Bunny. A petting farm and train ride will also be available at the event.
EASTER EGG SCRAMBLE ALONG THE TRAIL
@ Indian Springs Metropark – Saturday, March 23
Enjoy a fun afternoon for the whole family at Indian Springs Metropark! Participants will quickly search for eggs hidden in themed locations along the program route. Keep an eye out for our favorite busy bunny getting ready for Easter. Bring your camera to capture photos along the way. Please bring a basket or bag to collect your eggs.
EGG HUNT & BUNNY FUN
@ Gilbert Willis Park – Sunday, March 24
The Easter Bunny will hop into Wixom with lots of candy filled eggs for children to hunt in this traditional Easter Egg Hunt. No registration required.
Photo credit: West Bloomfield Parks