Events on this page are past events. See Page 1 for 2021 Events.
Because events tend to repeat year after year, we like to keep previous years’ events available for the planners among our readers. Feel free to browse last year’s events to get an idea of what to look for in the spring of 2021. We would expect announcements to be made by mid-winter.
MINNEAPOLIS & ST PAUL EASTER EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
FREE EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
Annual Spring Egg Hunt | Van Cleve Park, Minneapolis
Hop on over for an egg hunt in the park for various age levels. Enjoy snacks, egg decorating and baskets, tissue paper flowers and spin art. 10:30am-noon.
Eggsperiment | East Phillips Park, Minneapolis
Hop on down the patio trail and find some eggs along the way. Activities include a craft project, some refreshments, maybe the bunny hop and some treats for all! 6:30-8pm.
Flashlight Egg Hunt | McRae Park, Minneapolis
Participants must be in the park building by 7:40pm to participate in the egg hunt at dusk. Park staff will be hiding the eggs outside while kids make glow-in-the dark crafts inside. No registration necessary. 7-8pm.
Kenwood Park Egg Hung Age 2 & Under | Minneapolis
This will be run simultaneously with an egg hunt for older kids, which is not free (see paid egg hunts). Enjoy face painting, art with ARTrageous Adventures, and a visit from Peter Rabbit. Coffee, juice and light breakfast food provided. 10-11:30am.
Bunny Party & Egg Hunt | Windom Park NE, Minneapolis
Windom Park hosts ages 7-12 with games, a bounce house, children’s egg hunt and more. Audubon Park has another party for the little kids (see paid events). 12-2pm.
Spring Egg Hunt | Farview Park, Minneapolis
Fun springtime activities, games, giveaways, food, and an exciting egg hunt. This event is for all ages but activities are designed for ages 1 – 12. All families are welcome. 12-3pm.
Egg Hunt | Waite Park, Minneapolis
Sponsored by nearby Waite Park Church (not MPRB) and held at the park, this egg hunt is aimed at kids, toddler through 5th Grade. Pre-Registration Available. 10am-12pm.
Great United Noodles Easter Egg Hunt | 2015 E. 24th Street, Minneapolis | 150 Easter Eggs filled with candy and prizes among their grocery store aisles for kids to discover; egg decorating contest, face painting and special guests. 10-11:30am.
PAID EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
James J. Hill House Easter Egg Hunt | St. Paul
The Hill House hosts their annual outdoor egg hunt for kids ages 2-7 (BYO basket.) Win prizes, enjoy a snack, hear stories and look around the first floor of the elegant home. Reservations strongly encouraged. 10-11am. $8/child, adults free.
Dusk Hunt | Merriam Park Recreation Center, St. Paul
Families are invited to play games, make crafts, and enjoy a petting zoo! Dress for the elements because the egg hunt is out in the park. 5:30pm-8pm. $5/pp, kids 3 & under free.
Armatage/Kenny Egg Hunt | Armatage Park Rec Center, Minneapolis
Enjoy an egg hunt, caricature artist, arts and crafts, live bunnies, and a light continental breakfast. Hunt begins at 11 am sharp. Pre-registration required. 10-11:30am, $5-$8/pp.
Bunny Party & Egg Hunt | Audubon Park Rec Centers, Minneapolis
While Windom Park hosts the bigger kids (see free events), Audubon Park hosts a Bunny Party for kids ages 6 and under from 9am-11am. Pre-registration is required to receive a treat bag. $6/child.
Bunny Brunch & Big Egg Hunt | Sibley Rec Center, Minneapolis
Start off with the bunny brunch if desired (pancakes, sausage, fruit, coffee and juice served 9:30-11:00am, $7/adults, $5/kids). FREE activities include: egg coloring, games, egg hunt, face painting and a magic show. 9:30am-12:30pm.
Kenwood Park Egg Hunt Ages 3-11 | Minneapolis
Enjoy face painting, art with ARTrageous Adventures, and a visit from Peter Rabbit. Coffee, juice and light breakfast food provided. Children 2 and under sign up separately (see Free Hunts). 10-11:30am, $5-$8/pp.
Spring Fling Egg Hunt | Linden Hills Park, Minneapolis
Event includes a light brunch, puppet show, art projects, candy treats, live bunnies for the kids to pet, and the big egg hunt. Space is limited and must be reserved in advance. Adults do not need to register, however, email email@example.com if you plan to bring more than 2 adults per child. 10-11:30am, $5-$8/pp.
GAI Egg Hunt | Germanic American Institute, St. Paul
The Osterhase brings eggs filled with candy and token that can be exchanged for prizes and toys. Also, paint eggs, make Easter crafts. Bring an Easter basket and dress for the weather! 10:30am, $10/child.
Easter at the Castle | American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis
Hunt for Easter eggs in the Turnblad Mansion, make Easter craft, meet the Easter Witch, and decorate an Easter tree with feathers.Easter traditions will be explored through creative storytelling, music, handcraft, and more. Sold out last year. Register early. 9-10:30am, $15 child.
Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast | Lyndale Farmstead Park, Minneapolis
Egg hunt, arts and crafts, pancake breakfast and visit from the Bunny himself. Ages 6 and under will hunt at 11am. Age 7 and older will hunt at 11:15am. Pre-registration required. 10am-12pm, $5/pp.
TWIN CITIES NORTHWEST METRO EASTER EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
FREE EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
Spring Fling – Egg Hunt | City Hall Park, Lino Lakes
Egg hunt begins promptly at 6:15pm. Goodie bags, refreshments, craft projects and photos with the Bunny inside senior center. Pre-Registration required by 3/27/20 or when full. 125 spots available. 6-8pm, $10/child (kids 10 and under.)
Easter Experience | Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, Plymouth
Free Easter Experience event with fun activities planned. Onsite registration. 9am-12pm.
Hide & Peep | Northtown Mall, Blaine
Egg themed scavenger hunt throughout the mall, face painter, crafts and activities. 1-3pm.
Easter Bunny Bonanza | United Methodist Church of Anoka
Easter Bunny, photo booth, face painting, Bingo, cake walk, egg dyeing & prizes. 11am-1pm.
Tiny Tot Easter Egg Hunt | Andrews Park, Champlin
Bring your own basket to collect the eggs! No older kids for this event. 11am, ages 4 & under.
Easter Egg Hunt | Andrews Park, Champlin
Bring your own basket to collect the eggs! Over 15,000 eggs. 11:45am, ages 5-9.
Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt | Corcoran Community Park
Hunts divided by age and a visit from the Easter Bunny. 10am-12pm.
Largest Egg Hunt in Blaine | Northpoint Elementary School, Blaine
Organized by Renovation Church, there are free hunts after every service (attendance required) – April 11th at 10:00am, 11:30am, 2:00pm, & 3:30pm. April 12th at 9:00am, 10:15am, & 11:30am. There will be 40,000 eggs filled with candy, stickers, and prizes from donors like Chick-fil-A and Culver’s. 3 different age zones (0-3, 4-6, 7-11).
Spring Lake Park Lions Easter Egg Hunt | Lakeside Lions Park, Spring Lake Park | 11:30am-1:30pm | Sign your child in between 11:30am-12:15pm. Ages 2-4 begins at 12:40, ages 5-7 at 1pm, ages 8 & up at 1:20pm. Bags provided. Donations of non-perishable food items will be collected.
Anoka Women of Today Bunny Party | George Green Park, Anoka | 10am | Egg Hunt at park; party to follow at Anoka Senior Center.
Easter Egg Hunt | Boerboom Park, Osseo | 12pm | 10 & under are invited; sponsored by Osseo Fire Dept.
Sovereign Stables Easter Egg Hunt | Sovereign Stables, Buffalo | 1pm | Spring Open House and Easter Celebration, including an Easter Egg Hunt.
Egg Hunt & More | Albertville Premium Outlet | 10am-1pm | Easter Bunny, an outdoor egg hunt and kid-friendly music entertainment.
Indoor Egg Hunt | Imagine Church, Otsego | Kids Pre-K through 5th Grade can participate in an indoor egg hunt during either the 9:15am or 10:45am service. Find the golden egg and get a special prize.
Egg Surprise | Eastman Nature Center, Dayton | 1-3pm | Reuse colorful plastic eggs and create a unique bird treat. Check out a few eggs found in nature. Drop in anytime.
The Lakes Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt | Lakeside Commons Park, Blaine
Hunt by three age groups, plus free drawings for bicycles for each group. 10am-12pm.
PAID EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
Breakfast with the Bunny | Blaine City Hall
Four reservation times on the hour. Continental breakfast, craft, and photos with bunny. $10 resident; $11 non-resident, includes one child/one adult. Reservations required. 9am-noon.
Eggstravaganza | Oliver Kelley Farm, Elk River
This interactive “eggstravaganza” workshop helps family members explore ways to color and decorate hard-boiled eggs, and also prepare and eat them in salads, snacks, and main dishes. 9-11am, $10/pp.
Art When the Moon Is Full: Egg Moon | Silverwood Park, St Anthony
Create a string-art wall hanging inspired by spring. Discover what eggs are hiding in Silverwood Park. Reservations required. 7-8:30pm, $6/pp.
Eggstravaganza | Eastman Nature Center, Dayton
Play games, see live bunnies, and get egg-citing treats. Bring hard-boiled eggs to dye naturally. Pre-register. 10am-2pm, $5-$6/pp.
TWIN CITIES NORTHEAST METRO EASTER EGG HUNTS
Vadnais Heights Easter Egg Hunt | Community Park, Vadnais Heights
Staggered start times are as follows: 2 yrs & under – 10:30 am, 3-4 yrs at 10:40 am, 5-6 yrs at 10:50am, 7-9 yrs at 11am, 10-12 yrs at 11:10am. The Easter Bunny will visit while you hunt for eggs redeemable for prizes. Non-perishable food items will be collected for the Vadnais Heights Community Food Program.
PCOTW Egg Hunt | Presbyterian Church of the Way, Shoreview
Toy & candy filled eggs hidden around the church; hunts by age group; activities, entertainment, photo opps and the Easter Bunny. 10am-12pm.
Hide & Peep Egg Hunt | Maplewood Mall
A family-fun Egg Hunt egg-stravaganza at Maplewood Mall’s Center Court, plus FREE* activities like crafts and scavenger egg hunting! 1-3pm.
Easter Egg Hunt | Prince of Peace, Roseville
5,000 eggs (food, allergy-friendly and non food options). Games and activities at 1pm. Egg Hunt begins at 1:30pm. All are welcome to this all-ages event.
Spring Egg Hunt | Casey Lake Park, North St. Paul
Egg hunt, pictures with the bunny, activities and refreshments. 10-11:30am.
Easter Egg Hunt | Grace Church, Roseville
Kick off Easter with an egg hunt for kids up to 4th Grade. Egg hunt is at 5:15. Services are at 4:00 and 6:30. Attend services before or after the egg hunt.
Egg Hunt | Shoreview Community Center Pavilion
Join the bunny in an old-fashioned eggciting hunt for prize-filled eggs! Dress for outdoors. Bags provided. Space is limited. 10-11:15am, $8-$10/child.
Easter Bunny Breakfast & Egg Hunt | Bruentrup Farm, Maplewood
Enjoy a hearty breakfast with the Easter Bunny and then hunt for Easter eggs in the rustic barn. Pre-purchase tickets through the Maplewood Historical Society. $10 (Ages 4 to adult) and $2 (age 3 & under).
Easter Egg Hunt | Edgerton Community Gym, Maplewood
A visit with the Bunny and an age-divided egg hunt. 10-11:30am, $5/pp.
Mystery Egg Hunt | Oakdale Discovery Center
Hunt the new trails of the nature preserve for eggs to exchange for a surprise. After, enjoy games, refreshments, crafts, face painting, petting zoo, prizes, and bounce castle. Register by 4/3. 9-11am, $12 per child 10 & under only, adults free.
TWIN CITIES SOUTHEAST METRO EASTER EGG HUNTS
FREE EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
Community Egg Hunts | Rich Valley Athletic Complex, Inver Grove Heights
Traditional for ages 3-10 and Flashlight for ages 10-13. All hunts are held rain or shine! And require pre-registration.
Excellent Egg Frenzy | HealthEast Sports Center, Woodbury
Bring your bucket to collect up to 10 toy-filled eggs around the outdoor softball fields then meet-and-greet the bunny. 0-2 yrs/6:30pm, 3-4 yrs/6:45pm, 5-7 yrs/7pm.
Farmington Fire Department Easter Egg Hunt | Dakota City Heritage Village
Kids ages 12 and under are invited to hunt for their share of 10,000+ eggs spread amongst 3 age group areas and 1 sensory area. There will be carnival games and other fun activities as well! Food and monetary donations will be accepted, but are not required, for Caring Hearts in Action, Minnesota. 12pm.
Easter Eggstravaganza | Good Shepherd Lutheran Church & School, Burnsville
Kids 10 & under are invited to egg hunt according to age plus enjoy many other Easter activities. 2-5pm.
Rosemount Lions Club Spring Egg Hunt | Ames Soccer Complex, Rosemount
Kids 1-10 will be divided into 3 age groups to hunt for treats. Please bring your own bag. Donations appreciated. 10am.
Minnesota’s Largest Outdoor Egg Hunt | Southland City Church, Rosemount
Help blow up the record books with Minnesota’s Largest Outdoor Egg Hunt with over 100,000 Easter eggs, all redeemable for unique prizes and sweet treats! Come early for inflatables fun and carnival food! This FREE event is open to ALL kiddos birth to fifth grade. 10am- Noon (hunt at 11am.
Giant Egg Hunt | Kaposia Park, South St Paul
Ages 1-8 hunt for candy & prizes, plus a petting zoo and a visit from the Easter Bunny. 9-10am.
PAID EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
Playground Egg Hunt | Ojibway Park, Woodbury
Egg hunt, photos with the bunny and a craft. Please arrive promptly at your start time and bring your own baskets & camera for photos with the bunny. Pre-registration encouraged. 5:30pm, 6pm and 6:30pm. $5-$7/pp, ages 1-4.
Adaptive Playground Egg Hunt | Ojibway Park, Woodbury
A special egg hunt just for children with physical or cognitive challenges. Bring your own basket! Egg hunt, photos with the bunny and a craft. Please arrive promptly at your start time and bring your own camera for photos with the bunny. 4:50-6:50pm. $5-$7/pp, ages 1-12.
Aqua Egg Hunt | Rich Valley Athletic Complex, Inver Grove Heights
Swim and dive for eggs and then trade them in at the end of your hunt for an awesome goody bag. Limited spaces. Pre-Register. This event sold out last year. 10-11am & 11am-Noon. $5/pp.
Breakfast with the Bunnies | Rambling River Center, Farmington
Start with a light breakfast, then enjoy a story and crafts and meet live bunnies. 9-10:30am, $6/pp.
Egg-cellent Spring Adventure | City Hall, Burnsville
Egg hunt, face painting, arts/crafts, games, continental breakfast and photos with the Easter Bunny! Limited space. Early registration recommended. 9-11am, $5/pp.
Cottage Grove Egg Hunt | Woodridge Park
Includes 10 eggs redeemable for a prize, pictures with the Bunny, and treats. 10am-12pm, $5/pp.
Flashlight Egg Hunt | Redwood Comm Center, Apple Valley
Easter crafts and a coloring contest, followed by an Egg Hunt – BYO flashlight! 7:30-9:30pm, $12/pp.
TWIN CITIES SOUTHWEST METRO EASTER EGG HUNTS
FREE EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
Easter Egg Hunt & Candy Grab | Shakopee Community Center, Shakopee
Egg hunts by age start at 11am with activities, games and prizes until 1 pm. Bring your own basket. 11am-1pm.
Celebrate Spring | Calvary Lutheran Church, Golden Valley
Pancake breakfast followed by Easter crafts and an egg hunt, and entertainment. 9-11am.
Bloomington Egg Hunt & Family Fun | Normandale Lake Bandshell
Kids ages 8 and under are invited to scramble for their piece of 9,000 and enjoy family entertainment. Family fun at 10am. Egg Hunt at 11am.
Community Egg Hunt | Excelsior Commons
4 hunts, 16,000 eggs, free food, live entertainment & face painting. 10am.
Free Easter Egg Hunt | Learning to Grow Academy
Meet the Easter Bunny as he dances, gives temporary tattoos, poses for pictures, hands out candy surprises and leads the egg hunt. Art activities, face painting, bounce house, music, snacks and refreshments for children. Best for kids 1-12. Free and open to all. Please RSVP. 12:30-2:30pm.
Hamel Lions Easter Egg Hunt | Hamel Community Center
Hunt, games, face painting, refreshments and pictures with the Bunny. 11am.
PAID EGG HUNTS & EVENTS
Spring Equinox: Egg Decorating and Bread Making | Lowry Nature Center, Victoria
Go for a spring walk and try traditional egg decorating and bread making. Ages 8+. Reservations are required. 2:30-4:30pm, $5/pp.
Easter Egg Hunt at Disney Store | Mall of America
Take an egg hunt around the store to redeem for a special collectable prize. $5/pp.
Floating Egg Hunt | Eden Prairie Community Center
Swimming pool egg hunt for ages 10 and under. 9am-noon, $5/res, $7/non-res.
Egg Trail & Rabbit Habits | Richardson Nature Center, Bloomington
Hike to hunt for colorful wooden eggs and fact-filled rabbits, take a photo with a giant, friendly rabbit and meet live animals. Create a craft and enjoy a snack. Pre-register. 9:30am-12:30pm, $5-$6/pp.
Spring Eggstravaganza: Rock Hunting | Lowry Nature Center, Victoria
Bring your baskets and hunt for colored rocks (ages 2-8) or secret messages (ages 8-adult) hidden along the trails then swap for a bag of goodies. Make bunny ears, get your face painted to look like a bunny, and decorate a wooden egg to bring home and meet live animals. Pre-register. 10am-3pm both days, $5-$6/pp.
Bunny Breakfast | Braemar Golf Course, Edina
Meet the Easter Bunny and enjoy breakfast, an egg hunt, crafts and photos. Pre-register. 9am, $15/pp.
Victorian Egg Roll | The Landing, Shakopee
Craft a mini basket and decorate a wooden egg. Play with old-fashioned toys and games, and explore the banks of the Minnesota River Valley. Refreshments served in the Town Hall. 10am-4pm, $5-$8/pp.
Easter Egg Candy Hunt | City Center Park, Chanhassen
For kids 12 & under: prize giveaways, a coloring contest, the candy hunt, and the Easter Bunny. Enter the coloring contest at the above link. 9am, $5/child.
Spring Extravaganza | Minnetonka Community Center, Minnetonka
Egg scavenger hunt for ages 1-8 inside and outside, photos with the bunny, musical entertainment, face-painting, crafts, treats and games. 10-11:30am, $10/pp.
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