Are your little one hopping to find some Easter eggs? How about a family event that includes a visit from the Easter Bunny? I have found some free and paid events around the Miami Valley! This year it looks like 3 weekends in a row of great Egg Hunt and Easter Bunny events!
Easter Extravaganza at Stillwater Church 8:30 am
Christ has risen! Celebrate with us at Easter Extravaganza, a FREE FAMILY EVENT! Games will begin promptly at 9am. Don’t worry parents, we’ll have Stone House Sweets selling coffee and a Mohawk Freestyle Grill food truck onsite selling delicious brunch foods. The fun doesn’t stop there… egg hunts, live bunnies from the Human Society, crafts, LuLaRoe, oh my! The Easter Bunny will also be there to take photos. We can’t wait to celebrate with you and your family! Rain or shine…in the event of rain, we will move the event inside.
Egg Hunt Schedule *Updated*
9am – Walking-Kindergarten
9:45am – grades 1-3
10:30am – grades 4-6
10:30am – Special Friends
11:00am – Parents!
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Miami Valley Centre Mall 9am
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny will take place from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday, April 1 at the Miami Valley Centre Mall in Piqua. For $7 for adults; $5 for children 5-9; and free for children 4 and under with a paying adult, guests can enjoy all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage links and orange juice and coffee. The Easter Bunny will arrive at 10 a.m. to join guests. Additionally, 4-H Youth Volunteers will be providing Easter-themed activities for children. Proceeds benefit the Miami County 4-H Jr. Camp Program. No registration for this event is required. For more information, visit Miami Valley Centre Mall.
Free Community Egg Hunt at Troy Christian Church 9:30am
TCC Kids is hosting a FREE community Easter Egg Hunt! A pancake breakfast will be provided at 9:30am
followed by the Egg Hunt at 10:00am. There are three age zones including: Birth-4 years Olds, 5-8 Year Olds, &
9-12 Year Olds. Bring a basket and a friend!
Easter Egg Hunt–April’s First Friday Event at Tipp City Downtown 6-8pm
Come out on April 7th for this FREE Family Friendly First Friday event 6pm-8pm!
We will have historic scavenger hunt cards that you can pick up at the Tipp City Public Library the week leading up to the event, or you can pick them up the night of at Studio 14 Gallery & Fine Arts Center where the Easter Bunny will be hanging out and taking pictures (Starting at 5:30pm)! Your historic scavenger hunt cards will give you clues about each building where your Easter eggs will be throughout town! If you don’t have a basket, no worries, our sponsor Beckstrom Orthodontics will be handing out bags that evening at Studio 14 Gallery & Fine Arts Center and have a prize basket you can win!
Community Easter Egg Hunt at Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church 9:30 am
Families with children walking up to age 12 are invited to the largest Easter egg hunt in Miami County with thousands of filled eggs, Saturday, April 8 at 9:30am on the front lawn of Ginghamsburg Church.
Come and experience the story of Mary, the mother of Jesus, through a live drama. Kids also enjoy crafts, games, petting zoo with chicks, donkeys and bunnies as well as a visit from the Easter bunny and snacks, hot chocolate and much more.
Registration for this fifth annual event begins at 9:30am the morning of the event with the first egg hunt beginning at 10am. Each hunt zone is broken down into four different age groups: walking-age 2, age 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12. Each hunt zone also includes prize eggs and golden eggs that are redeemable for large prize items. This is one hunt families won’t want to miss!
For more information about this event and other activities taking place at Ginghamsburg Church, visit the website—ginghamsburg.org or call the church at 937.667.1069.
City of Clayton Easter Egg Hunt at Meadowbrook 9am
The City of Clayton will host their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 8th. The hunt begins promptly at 9:00 AM, so please plan to arrive 15 minutes early to line up. The event will be held at Meadowbrook at Clayton and will be held rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather the event will be moved inside. Children up to eight years old are welcome to come gather candy-filled eggs, we just ask that you bring your own basket. There will be three age groups: 0-3, 4-6 and 7-8. Bring your camera and have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny. For more information, please call 836-3500.
Buckeye HOG Easter Egg Hunt at Buckeye Harley Davidson
Easter Egg Hunt for kids up to age 12! Prizes, crafts & candy, lunch provided for the kids after the hunt
The Easter Egg-Venture at Christian Life Center North
The EGG-VENTURE is an awesome Easter Adventure!
Here are the details:
• AGE-SPECIFIC egg hunts (birth – grade 4)
• Thousands of candy-filled Easter eggs
• Door Prizes
• FREE EVENT – no tickets necessary!
• Bounce houses, Crafts, Games, FREE Food
INFO/DIRECTIONS: www.clcnorth.com or 937-381-9753
Community Easter Egg Hunt by Field of Grace Church at Covington Community Park 1pm
Community Easter Egg hunt is held at the Covington Community Park. the Egg Hunt will start promptly at 1:00pm so don’t be late! We will have several bicycles to give away as well as Easter baskets. The Easter Bunny will be there also for picture opportunities! There is 20,000 plus eggs and we have something special for our littlest Egg hunters this year.
Underwater Easter Egg Hunt at Vandalia Rec Center 9am
All egg hunters welcome! Search for eggs and turn in eggs for candy and prizes. At the end the eggs your child collects will be turned in for prizes. *You must pre-register for this event!! Stay and enjoy open swim after hunts are complete.
Aquatics policies still apply for the Egg Hunt. Parents with children ages 3-4 years old must be within arms reach of their child in the water. Parents with children ages 5-8 are not permitted in the water. Ages 3-4 will be in 1 foot of water. Ages 5-8 will be in 3 foot of water. Fee: $5 Resident/VRC Member/ $7 Non-Resident SAT 04/08 9:00am
Public Easter Egg Hunt at Piqua Manor 10am
The public is invited to an Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 15 at Piqua Manor, 1840 W. High St. The free event will feature an outdoor egg hunt, pictures with the Easter Bunny and donuts, coffee, cake and drinks for all!
Easter Egg Hunt in the Pool at Sidney YMCA 10:30am
Ages 3 years to 8 years (Non-swimmers – Beginners)
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Non swimmers who cannot touch in 4ft of water must be accompanied by an adult in the water.
Ages 5- 12 (Intermediate/Advanced)
11:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Swimmers will have the opportunity to recover objects from the shallow and deep end of the pool.
Eggs will be spread out through the appropriate end of the pool for the proper swimming level. Grab as many eggs as possible. Find the egg with the golden coin and be the big winner of the big prize. Get a photo with the Easter Bunny and receive an Easter Bunny face paint after your swim. Everyone receives a prize and their extra Easter Bunny treats.
Potential Members: $7
Easter Eggstravaganza at Upper Valley Community Church
Your family is invited to Upper Valley Community Church’s annual Easter “Egg”stravaganza on Saturday, April 15, 2017. On-site registration begins at 12:30 p.m. and the family fun continues from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Easter Jam is a high energy event filled with 20 minutes of live singing, a black light performance, the Easter story, and door prizes. Preregister and get two entries for the door prize drawing during your registered Easter Jam time! Following the event, attendees will enjoy exclusive entrance to the Easter Egg Hunt! Easter Jam will be held at 1:00 and 2:00 pm.
The Community Easter “Egg”stravaganza is a community festival for kids and will be held at Upper Valley Community Church, 1400 Seidel Parkway in Piqua. The church is located 1/4 mile east of I-75 (exit 83) just off of 25A. Call 937-778-8822 for more information.
Breakfast With The Bunny at Scene75 Entertainment Center – Dayton
The Easter Bunny is stopping by Scene75 for a delicious breakfast on Saturday, April 15th from 8-10am! During the breakfast the Bunny will be hopping around visiting with guests and posing for pictures (remember to bring your camera to capture all of the smiling faces and wonderful memories). The breakfast buffet will consist of pancakes, bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy. There are a limited number of seats available, so make sure that you purchase your ticket in advance on the Scene75 online store. Tickets for the breakfast are $7 per person (children 2 & under are free), you must have a ticket to attend the event.
There will be one breakfast session: 8am-10am (arcade will open at 9am & attractions open at 10am).
Easter Brunch at Smith’s Boathouse
Smith’s Boathouse Restaurant is currently accepting reservations for its Easter Brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 16. The cost is $22 for adults; $12 for children 4-11; and free for children 3 and under. The buffet will include a prime rib carving station, fried chicken, waffles, seafood alfredo, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, sausage gravy and biscuits, baked codfish, mixed greens, smoked sausage, coleslaw, potatoes, vegetables, fruit display, sweet and sour meatballs, smoked salmon, chocolate mousse and assorted desserts. To make your reservation, call (937) 335-3837.