Easter Egg Hunts, Parades and Other Easter Fun in Alberta, Canada in 2018!

Want to go to an Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Parade, Easter Train Ride or other Easter event in Alberta, Canada in 2018?

Here's Where to Find Easter Fun in Alberta, Canada!

There are Easter Eggs hunts all over Alberta, Canada in 2018!  They are great fun for families with children!  Most allow children from babies through elementary school to participant in the actual hunt, but almost all also have many other activities, music, food and entertainment for adults and older children. 

The egg hunts are usually right around Easter which will be Sunday, April 16, 2017. most egg hunts will be held on Saturday April 8, 2017 and some on Saturday April 15, 20172018. ALWAYS click the links to check date and time with the event's own website, as there are often last minute changes due to weather or logistical problems, just click on the link to the event's website and (in most cases), you want to click on the "events" link or "calendar" link on their website. Or use their site search for "Easter". Do let them know you found them here, so they will update us next year. There are also Easter breakfasts and brunches and Easter parades to watch! And if you would like to make your own natural organic Easter Egg dye, here's how to do it! And see these pages for a history of the Easter egg or the history of Easter egg hunts, and the origin of the Easter Bunny!  This page shows you how to hard boil eggs and this page how to blow (or empty) an egg.
Also, see PickYourOwn.org to find farms to go pick strawberries, blueberries, apples, etc. in your local area!

Always confirm dates and times via the contact information provided - they often change or cancel and do not tell me!

Easter Egg Hunts and Events


Calgary Area

  • Auburn House Easter Eggstravaganza - Easter egg hunt
    200 Auburn Bay Blvd SE, Calgary, Alberta T3M 0A4. Email: programs@auburnbay.org. Event date and time: Saturday, March 19, 2016 from 1 PM - 3 PM. Pre-registration is required and they fill up FAST. Bring the entire family down for an afternoon of fun filled with crafts, an egg hunt, tasty treats, and a visit form the Easter Bunny! Please note - RSVP's will not be accepted via facebook. (ADDED: March 08, 2016, JBS)

Edmonton area

  • University of Alberta Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Business Quad, North Campus: Arts and Convocation Hall, Edmonton, Alberta   T5J 4P6. Phone: 780-492-6530. Email: colleen.elliott@ualberta.ca.  Event date and time: Usually on the Saturday before Easter, See their website for the 2018 date, 12:45 PM.  Eggs mark the spot! The U of A Alumni Association invites young candy-lovers (12 & under) to come to campus and join the hunt for tasty Easter eggs! With face-painting, hot chocolate and goodies, it promises to be an egg-cellent time for the whole family. Egg hunt begins at 1:15 pm in Business Quad (between Arts, HUB and Business). RSVP online or call 780-492-6530. Contact Information: Colleen Elliott, 492-0866.

Red Deer area

  • Billyco Junction Gardens - Easter egg hunts for children, Brunch (no bunny), Held indoors in bad weather, There is an admission fee, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, Baskets are provided, U-pick and already picked, restrooms, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, group reservations
    40110 Range Road 260, Lacombe, AB T4L 2N4. Phone: 403 782-4263. Fax: 403 782-4202. Email: info@billycojunction.com. Event date and time: Saturday March 26th; 11:00 am to 1:30 pm. Event updates: Click here for updates. Directions: 8 kilometers East of Lacombe, Alberta on Highway 12 and then turn South on Prentiss Road (Range Road 26-0) for 4.4 kilometers, that will bring you right to our driveway. Click here for a map and directions. Pick Your Own - Fruits and Berries picking dates are approximate; Call ahead to confirm crop availability Rhubarb - June and July Honeyberries - July Strawberries - mid July Raspberries - later July to August Saskatoon Berries - later July to mid August Black Currants - mid August to late August Sour Cherries - August to late September Sea Buckthorn - Fall picking. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. As of the time of this listing we do not have a vegetable u pick. (UPDATED: March 22, 2016) (UPDATED: April 2, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: April 15, 2011) (ADDED: July 28, 2009) 

Easter Train rides in regions of the U.S. and other countries - from TrainTraveling.com :