Find a local Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Parade, Easter Brunch, etc.

Did you miss Easter egg hunts this year? PLAN B: hold your own, see this page!

Looking for a local Easter egg hunt for your children? Or an Easter parade, Easter brunch or breakfast or other Easter events in Triangle area of North Carolina?  Scroll down this page and you will see all of those in Triangle area of North Carolina, sorted by county. ALWAYS either see their website or call before you go to confirm the info, there are often last minute changes which they do not report to us!  If you have missed the Easter egg hunts in your area (or they were canceled), see this page about how to easily have your own backyard or local park Easter egg hunt.

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Updates for June 2024

Easter egg hunts are back! We've started updating the info for this year. Unfortunately MOST wait until the last minute (often just a week before) to publish their dates, times and details. We're updating their information daily as it comes in. We expect pages to be up to date by mid-March.

  1. When we CONFIRM an event for 2024, the date will be highlighted in pink, like this passage to make them easy to find as you scroll down the page.
  2. Hunts that were held in the past year or 2 but not yet confirmed for this year are in orange.
  3. The ones NOT in either orange or pink are more dubious - held in the past but not confirmed in the past few years, so just our best guess! These you must call or email to confirm before you go.


ALWAYS click the links to check date and time with the event's own website, as there are often last minute cancellations, postponements or changes to locations due to weather (like heavy rains) 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. Since many egg hunts do not publish the current year's dates until the very last minute, or simply never respond to email, we may not get their current information, which is why we have links to their websites, Facebook pages and calendars. Besides egg hunts, there are also Easter breakfasts and brunches and Easter parades to watch!
If you need to add your egg hunt or update your existing information, click on these links.


Easter Egg Hunt, Parade and Event Listings

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Chatham County

Durham County

  • Campus Hills Aquatic Egg Hunt - Easter aquatic egg hunt
    Campus Hills Park, 2000 South Alston Avenue, Durham, NC. Phone: 919-560-4444. Email: Michelle.Burger@DurhamNC.Gov. Event date and time: Saturday, March 16, 2024 from 3 pm to 5 pm. It's an Eggstravaganza! Dive, splash, and swim for eggs and win prizes at our Spring Egg Dive event. All swim levels are welcome and life vests will be provided. An adult will need to enter the water with children 9 years of age and younger. Registration is limited. Pre-registration required. All ages. Registration starts on December 1st. 2024 CR Fee: $6 | NCR Fee: $11
  • Pleasant Green United Methodist Church - Easter Egg Hunt and Family Fun Day
    Pleasant Green United Methodist Church, 3005 Pleasant Green Road, Durham, NC 27705. Phone: 919-383-5764. Email: Event date and time: No update yet for 2024, if they DO hold it, based on past years, it MIGHT be held on Saturday, March 30, 2024, , from 10 am to 12 pm. FREE Easter Egg Hunt and Family Fun Day!! Everyone is welcome! Two age groups: up to 4 years and 5-11 years. Games, bouncy house, storytelling, kids fun run, snacks, pictures with the Easter Bunny & more! Don't forget your Easter Basket! Donations welcome!
  • St. Stephen's Episcopal Church Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Easter Egg Hunt
    82 Kimberly Dr , Durham, NC 27707. Phone: 919-493-5451. Email: Event date and time: In previous years, it was held on Easter Sunday or the day before, so it may be held on Saturday, March 30, 2024 at 12 pm. All children up to 5th grade are invited to come hunt for Easter Eggs! This year we will trade the eggs in for prize bags. If you’d like to stay for fellowship afterwards, please join us across the street at Bull City Ciderworks.
  • West Point on the Eno City Park - Easter egg hunt
    West Point on The Eno Park, 5101 North Roxboro St, Durham, NC. Phone: 919-560-4355. Email: Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 from 10 am to 12 pm. Children will be divided into groups according to age for the egg hunt. Games and crafts to follow. Free. The hunt begins at 10 a.m. sharp! Please meet at the large picnic shelter. Remember to bring your own basket! The egg hunts will be split into age groups. No pre-registration required. Ages 0-11. This year's hunt will include a special appearance by the Easter Bunny! Following the egg hunts, there will be crafts, games, and face painting. This event is rain or shine! Activities may be moved indoors following the hunt in the event of inclement weather. Egg hunters wanted at our 37th Annual Egg Hunt at West Point on the Eno. Children 0-12 will be divided into groups according to their age for the egg hunt. Find the golden egg and win an extra prize! All age groups will start at 10:15 a.m.; games and crafts to follow. Free!

Franklin County

Granville County

Johnston County

  • Smith's Nursery, Inc. - Easter egg hunts for children, Honey from hives on the farm, prepicked produce, restrooms, picnic area, farm animals, school tours
    443 Sanders Road, Benson, NC 27504. Phone: 919-934-1700. Fax: 919-934-2055. Email: Open: See our website for current hours; If we have an early spring, we'll have an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday right before Easter Sunday; An Egg Hunt is no fun in cold, messy weather so for now, we'll have to ask you to check in with us later about the Easter Egg Hunt. Directions: See our website for directions. Click here for a map and directions. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa or MasterCard, Discover. We'd love to celebrate with you for an Easter Egg Hunt. I'm hoping (hopping) for an early spring and beautiful weather on Easter weekend. You can choose between certain days and times. We are hosting them from Wednesday, March 27th through Saturday, March 30th. We will have 3-4 egg hunts spread throughout each day. We are allowing up to 25 children at a time during these mini-sessions. The 2024 cost is $4 per child, 1 year old and up. Parents are free of charge. 100% of the profits will go directly towards several local charities. Prepaid tickets are a requirement for the egg hunts this year! All ticket sales are final. Please select the date and time you would like to come. On the day of, we ask that you arrive 15-20 minutes before the start of your event. You will need to check in to receive your wristband for your child and you will have about a 5-minute walk to get to the field where we will host the egg hunt. Please bring a basket for your child to collect their eggs. We look forward to seeing you all out!
  • Smithfield Community Park - Easter egg hunt
    Smithfield Community Park, E Booker Dairy Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577. Phone: 919-934-2116. Email: Event date and time: Sunday, March 24, 2024 at 3 pm. The Easter Bunny is coming to town!!! Bring the kids to collect Easter Eggs and meet the Easter Bunny! There will be three golden eggs in each age group which come with a special prize. Don't forget to bring your Easter Baskets, and don't be late... this event goes as quickly as the Easter Bunny himself!!! For ages: 3 to 12 years old. Location: Smithfield Community Park Soccer Fields

Nash County

  • Sunset Easter EGGstravaganza - Easter egg hunts for all ages (includes adults), Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, FREE admission, Children's crafts, Other activities for children, Bring a basket to collect the eggs, concessions or refreshment stand, picnic area, face painting, Bouncy castle
    Imperial Centre for the Arts & Sciences, 270 Gay Street, Rocky Mount, NC 27804. Phone: 252-972-1151. Email: Event date and time: Be sure to call or see their website - should be Saturday a week before Easter, at 2 pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only.

Orange County

  • Chapel Hill Community Arts & Culture Plastic-Free Eggstravaganza - Easter egg hunt
    140 West Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516. Email: Event date and time: In previous years, it was held on Sunday a week before Easter, so it may be held on Sunday, March 24, 202424, from 1 pm to 4 pm. Chapel Hill kids and families are invited to 140 West Plaza to be a part of the first ever Downtown Plastic-free Eggstravaganza. This new event takes all of the fun of an annual egg hunt, adds STEAM activities, subtracts the plastic, and moves the whole thing downtown. The Eggstravaganza will transform an urban space into a Spring garden and will feature egg hunts starting every 15-20 minutes. The egg hunts will employ reusable wooden eggs, painted by UNC arts students. Kids between the ages of 2 and 8 will take turns hunting for the eggs in the plaza. Participants are asked to bring their own baskets. At the end of each hunt, egg hunters can swap their eggs for sweet treats and then enjoy a variety of egg-themed STEAM activities, games, arts, and crafts.
  • Orange County Community Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Central Recreation Center sports field behind building, 302 W Tryon Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278. Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 from 11 am to 2 pm, We’re excited to once again host our annual Egg Hunt. All of your favorite activities will be included such Egg Hunts, crafts, photos with the bunny, inflatables, and more. Register all household members who plan to attend at just $10 per household (must reside at the same residence). Bring your egg basket and come ready to have fun! Ages: All ages
    Hunt times:
    0-4-years-old: 11:45 a.m.
    5-8-years-old: 12:15 p.m.
    9-12-years-old: 12:45 p.m.
    Bunny photos to follow at 1 p.m.
    Register by: March 16
    2024 Fee: $10/household (must be from the same address)
    Program #: 825602-2024A

Person County

Vance County

Wake County

  • Apex EasstApex Easter Events - Flashlight egg hunt, Easter egg hunts
    Apex Community Center, 53 Hunter Street, Phone: (919) 249-3402. Event date and time: Saturday, Saturday, March 23, 2024 from 9am-11:15am (start times vary). there are multiple egg hunts, see below, sign up their website.
    1. Ultimutt Dog Egg Hunt Tuesday, March 19, 2024 6pm & 6:45pm , Apex Nature Park (2600 Evans Rd)
    Egg hunts are not just for children anymore! Bring your furry friends and a basket to hunt for treat-filled eggs together and get a photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny. Our first UltiMutt Dog Egg Hunt is being offered for all Town of Apex Annual Dog Park Pass holders and their fur babies. Learn more about getting a dog park pass here. For safety all dogs must remain on a leash throughout the hunt. Advance registration required.
    2, Egg-streme Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt, Tuesday, March 19, 2024 8:15pm, Apex Nature Park (2600 Evans Rd)
    Free event for teens ages 10-13! Grab your flashlight and search for candy filled eggs. The hunt will start precisely at 8:15 pm so please arrive at 8 pm. Dress for the weather and bring a flashlight. Participants will gather at the large shelter. The hunt will take place throughout the disc golf course, so please wear appropriate shoes. Advance registration required.
    3. Specialized Recreation Flashlight Egg Hunt, Thursday, March 21, 2024 8:15pm, Apex Community Park (2200 Laura Duncan Rd)
    This is a special event for individuals with disabilities. Grab your flashlight and search for candy filled eggs. The hunt will start precisely at 8:15 pm so please arrive at 8 pm. Dress for the weather and bring a flashlight. Support staff are welcome. Advance registration required.
    4. Annual Easter Egg Hunt (Saturday,, at 9 am) .
    Bring your own baskets and be sure to arrive on time! Bring your camera and take pictures with the Easter Bunny! (Location: Apex Community Center, 53 Hunter Street, on the Town Campus)
  • Carrboro Community Egg Hunt Celebration - Easter egg hunt
    Hank Anderson Community Park, 302 NC Hwy 54 West, Carrboro, NC 27510. Phone: 919-918-7367. Email: Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 from 12 pm to 2 p.m. Children aged 2-10 are divided into three age groups. Rain Date is Sunday, from 12:00pm-2:00pm. Cost: FREE!. (All Easter Egg Hunts are rain or shine events. In case of inclement weather event may be cancelled if conditions are determined to be severe.)
  • Cary Hippity Hoppity Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt,
    USA Baseball National Training Complex at Thomas Brooks Park, 200 Brooks Park Ln, Cary, NC 27519.  Phone: 919-462-3970. Phone: 919-460-4965. Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 Gates open for egg hunt check-in at 9:15 am.  Easter Egg Hunt Starts at 10 a.m. This location is different than what is listed in the program guide.  Age 3-12. FREE.  Registration Required. Resident registration February 14, Nonresident registration February 21. Registration on RecTrac.
    All age groups start at the same time. Grab your Easter baskets and join us for an egg hunt for the little bunnies. The Easter Bunny is so excited about this egg hunt. He's delivered LOTS of eggs! Registration is required, and each child must be registered. Please bring your own basket for the Easter eggs. Gates open at 9:15 a.m. for check-in, where you'll receive your wristband to participate. Enjoy a magician, juggler, and LED hooper artist, snap a photo with the Easter Bunny and more before the egg hunt begins!  Event will be held sprinkle or shine. In case of severe weather, check the status of this event on our Weather Delays/Cancellations page
  • Cary Easter Events - Easter egg hunt, Easter breakfast, Magic show, Special needs egg hunt
    Marla Dorrel Park, Cary, NC 27513. Phone: 919-462-3970. Phone: 919-460-4965. Event date and time: Tuesday, March 26, 2024 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Easter Eggstravaganza FREE (Age 4 & up)
    Individuals with disabilities, intellectual and/or physical, are invited to an egg hunt at Kids Together Playground at Marla Dorrel Park. Meet the Easter Bunny and KATAL the dragon, enjoy the playground, decorate crowns, and look for a dozen treat-filled eggs! Bring your Easter basket and a buddy, if needed. Each participant can collect 12 eggs, open them up for small prizes, and then trade in their empty eggs for a choice of a larger prize! No registration required.
    Egg hunts will be held at 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
  • Fuquay-Varina Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt, Easter bunny,
    Fleming Loop Park, Fuquay-Varina, NC. Phone: 919-552-1400. Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 several different events:
    Easter Egg Hunt 10 AM at South Park
    Join us for the return of our Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Fleming Loop Park! The Easter Bunny will be on-site to help kick off the annual egg hunt with Town Mayor Blake Massengill.
    Candy Hop, at 11 am to 2 pm in Downtown Fuquay-Varina.
    After the Town’s Easter Egg Hunt, hop on over to Downtown Fuquay-Varina from 11 am to 2 pm for more Easter fun at the Candy Hop. Downtown merchants supply candy and goodies while parents take children shop to shop with baskets to collect the treats. The Easter Bunny and Spring Chick will be joining in the fun for some adorable photo ops!
    Easter Egg-cellent Park Adventure
    March 16 - March 30, Join Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources for an egg hunt through the parks! Starting March 16, 10 large wooden eggs will be hidden in 10 of the Town’s parks and facilities: Mineral Spring Park, South Park, Falcon Park, FV Arts Center, Honeycutt Rd Park, Carroll Howard Johnson Environmental Park, James A. Campbell Park, Library Park, Fleming Loop Park, and Hilltop Needmore Town Park & Preserve. Each egg has a unique pattern & number designed by the Fuquay-Varina Arts Center.
  • Grace Bible Fellowship Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Easter Egg Hunt
    Grace Bible Fellowship, 9043 Chapel Hill Road, Cary, NC 27513. Phone: (919) 468-4590. Email: Event date and time: No update yet for 2024, if they DO hold it, based on past years, it should be on Sunday a week before Easter at 12:45 pm. Join us for our annual egg hunt after Sunday services. There will be popcorn, games, raffles, candy, a bounce house, and an egg hunt! Free to the community. Bring your kids for a great time with the family. Event is held rain or shine. If raining (event will be held indoors).
  • Hillside Farms Easter egg hunt - Easter egg hunt, Easter bunny visit,
    3180 Stagecoach Road, Henderson, NC 27537. Phone: 252-432-9132. Email: Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 at 10 am. Get ready to hop into the Easter spirit as the adorable Easter Bunny makes a grand entrance at Hillside Farms. Join us for a fun-filled day at Hillside Farms NC as we welcome the Easter Bunny you can expect a range of activities and entertainment. Kids will have the chance to meet and greet the Easter Bunny, take memorable photos, and participate in an exciting Easter egg hunt. There will be plenty of colorful eggs hidden throughout the farm, so don't forget to bring your baskets!
  • Kraft Family YMCA - Annual Easter egg Hunt
    8921 Holly Springs Road, Apex, N.C. 27539. Phone: 919-657-9622. Email: Event date and time: No update yet for 2024, if they DO hold it, based on past years, it MIGHT be held on Saturday, March 30, 2024, from starting at 9:30 am. Hop into spring at Kraft's Annual Easter Egg Hunt! There will be egg hunts for ages 18 months to 10 years, relay races and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Don't forget to bring your baskets! EGG HUNT TIMES
    18 months - 3 years: 10 a.m.
    3 - 5 years: 10:30 a.m.
    5 - 10 years: 11 a.m.
    Kraft Family YMCA lower soccer field (beyond pool parking lot) Please sign up by March 23 in the Kraft Family YMCA lobby.
  • Morrisville Easter egg hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Morrisville Community Park, 1520 Morrisville Parkway, Morrisville, NC 27560. Phone: 919-463-6200. Event date and time: No update yet for 2024, if they DO hold it, based on past years, it would likely be on a Saturday, either March 23, 2024 or March 30, 2024 from 10 am to 11 am. The hunt is for kids ages 2 to 8. Look for the special golden egg. Parking is at Morrisville Community Park.
  • NC York Rite Prince Hall Masons - Easter egg hunt
    Pullen Park Shelter #3, 520 Ashe Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27606. Email: Event date and time: Saturday, March 30, 2024 from 12 pm t from 12 pm to 2 pm. Come on out and bring the kids for our 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt! Refreshments, a raffle drawing, golden prize eggs, and a lot more will be in store!!
  • Parkside Town Commons Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt, Visit with the Easter Bunny,
    Parkside Town Commons, 7119 O’Kelly Chapel Road, Cary, NC 27519. Email Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 from 11 am to 2 pm. A free, fun and festive event for the entire family!
    Children 10 and under can hunt from over 24,000 Easter Eggs! Trackless Trains, Crafts, Games & Prizes, Music, Inflatable Obstacle Course. Event takes place near Five Guys. Rain Date: Sunday, the next day. While supplies last. Some eggs contain toys or candy that are suitable for ages 4 and up. Event is subject to change without notice. For more information, email
  • Raleigh Parks for Egg Hunts - Easter egg hunts and many parks
    Event date and time: 2024, if they DO hold it, based on past years, it would likely be on a week before Easter, a week before Easter, on Saturday, March 30, 2024 at 11 am. Join your local community center for a fun-filled morning and enjoy healthy treats! Check with the center closest to you to find out what exciting pre-hunt events are planned and for the inclement weather policy. This is a free activity and pre-registration is not required.
    These for are confirmed:
    Click on the links below for the full address of the Egg Hunt Locations:
    These were held in past years but they have not yet announced for this year:
    Abbotts Creek Phone: 919-996-2770
    Brier Creek - Phone: 919-420-2340
    Green Road - Phone: 919-996-4141
    John Chavis - Phone: 919-831-6989
    Mordecai - Phone: 919-996-4364
    Peach Road - Phone: 919-807-8545
    Pullen - Phone: 919-996-6468
    Roberts - Phone: 919-831-6830
    Worthdale - Phone: 919-996-2730
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  • The Rock Church - Easter egg hunt,
    240 Newton Road, #Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27615. Email: Event date and time: Saturday, March 30, 2024 from 11 am to 1 pm.Reserve your spot now for a day of Bunny Bumper Bash bliss! Join us for an egg-ceptional day filled with trunk or treating, Easter egg hunts, games, and more, all designed to delight kids and families alike! Cookie Decorating: Channel your inner artist and decorate delicious Easter cookies! Face Painting: Transform into Easter characters with our talented face painters. Popcorn Delight: Enjoy freshly popped popcorn as you explore the Bunny Bumper Bash. Treats from Trunks: Dive into a trunkful of surprises as you collect Easter treats from each car! Games Galore: Fun games for the whole family to enjoy. This event promises laughter, treats, and Easter joy for all ages! ���� Don’t miss out on the eggstraordinary festivities.
  • Wake Forest Easter Eggstravaganza - Easter egg hunt
    E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Rd, Wake Forest, NC 27587. Phone: 919-435-9400. Email: Event date and time: Saturday, March 23, 2024 at 11:30 am. Hop, search, and celebrate with us!
    Over 15,000 eggs will be given away at this year’s Easter Eggstravaganza! The celebration will feature music, fun and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Bring your own basket and arrive early for good parking!
    Complete details about this year's event will be announced on their website in the coming days.

Warren County

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