Easter events in Arizona


City of Goodyear Hops & Hops Easter Event.

Events fill quickly. Please call ahead or register in advance to avoid disappointment. We will be adding to this list as we discover more events. Updated: March 25, 2024


March 30: Easter Egg Hunt. Come help find over 8,500 prize filled eggs! This egg hunt is open to all ages and is free to the public. The hunt is divided up into separate age groups: 2 & under, 3&4, 5&6, 7&8, 9&10, 11-15 and 16 & over. Special prizes will be given to those who find a token in the egg during the hunt. Don’t forget to bring your Easter baskets to carry all of your goodies! There will be other activities and games sponsored by local non-profit organizations available during and after the egg hunt. The first egg hunt will begin at 9 a.m. for kids 2 and under. The remaining hunts will begin immediately after the first in order of age. Be sure to come early and allow for plenty of time to park! The hunt will take place on the softball fields at Prospector Park, located at 3015 N. Idaho Rd. The park is about 1/8th of a mile north of Lost Dutchman Blvd.


March 28-March 30: The Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt brings a FREE portable Easter activity to Avondale families all over the City! Enjoy an egg hunt, pictures with the Easter Bunny and Chick, and make memories with our up coming Eggstravaganza!

  • Thursday, March 28. 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friendship Park, 12325 West McDowel Rd.
  • Friday, March 29. 5 to 7:30 p.m. Mountain View Park, 201 E Mountain View Dr.
  • Saturday, March 30. 9 to 11:30 a.m. Donnie Hale Park, 10857 West 4th Street.

March 29. Egg Decoration Party. Come join us 6-8:30p.m. at The Love You Club LLC for a cracking good time! Get ready to unleash your creativity and decorate eggs in the most egg-citing ways possible. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-time decorator, this event is perfect for everyone. We’ll provide all the supplies you need, just bring your egg-citement and let your imagination run wild. Don’t miss out on this egg-ceptional event – it’s going to be egg-stra special! 1457 North Eliseo Felix Junior Way #104.


March 23: Spring CelebrationCelebrate Spring in Buckeye! This event at Sundance Park (22865 W. Lower Buckeye Rd.) is from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. and will have bounce houses, crafts, face painting, food and craft vendors and more! Don’t forget to decorate your personal egg and get your photo taken with the spring Bunny! Pre-sale tickets for bounce houses and petting zoo are available online through 5 p.m. Friday, March 22.

March 30: Easter Egg Hunt & BBQ. 10 a.m. to noon. Come out to the park for a community’s traditional Easter Egg Hunt. Hot dog cookout, popcorn, cotton candy, bounce houses, crafts, games, face painting, and more! The Easter hunt will begin at 10:30 am for ages toddler – middle school. Bring an easter basket or bag for the hunt. This is a FREE event sponsored by The Church at Sun Valley. RSVP required. Festival Foothills Community Park, 26252 W. Desert Vista Blvd.


March 30: Easter Block Party + Dodgeball. Come and join the fun! Our community block party will be on Saturday, March 30th! We will have all sorts of fun things like giant inflatables, music, food, water balloon fights, and a family dodgeball tournament. We didn’t forget the Easter Egg Hunt! Everyone is welcome. Free event.10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Crossroads Nazarene Church, 2950 W. Ray Rd.

March 29-30: Princess Easter Basket Deliveries. Have you favorite princess out for a 15 minute visit that include a holiday basket with toys and treats, interactive story time, sing-a-longs, photo opportunities, and more! 15-minute slots from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. $55/per visit, travel fee for locations outside of Chandler.

March 29: Family Easter Celebration. Hop along our 24 Karrot Trail collecting eggs and goodies along the way. Find a “Golden Karrot” and win an egg-citing prize. Make sure to bring your basket. Trails are open to little bunnies up to nine years of age. The morning will also be hopping with crafts, amusements, live performances and egg-citement for all. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Dr. A.J. Chandler Park (Stage Plaza), 178 E. Commonwealth Ave.

March 31. Easter Sunday Skate. Welcome to the Easter Sunday Skate event at Skateland, Chandler! Join us for a fun-filled day of skating with friends and family. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, this event is perfect for everyone. Get ready to show off your moves on the rink and enjoy some great music while you skate. Don’t forget to wear your best Easter-themed outfit. Meet and Greets with the Easter Bunny, Mario, Luigi, Yoshi, Stitch, Cinderella and Aurora. We will have face painting, a bounce house and Easter Egg hunts. 2-6p.m. Online Tickets are $18.00 per person. $20.00 per person at the door. 1101 W Ray Rd.

March 31. Easter at Legacy. Come join us at Chandler/Gilbert Family YMCA for a fun-filled Easter event! We will have a powerful Easter message at 8:30 am, 10:00 am, and 11:30 am. We will also have 3 helicopter egg drops, face painting, balloon-making, bounce houses, and more for the whole family to enjoy. Don’t miss out on the chance to celebrate the resurrection and how God turns graves into gardens! This event is perfect for kids of all ages, so bring your friends and family for a day of Easter fun! 1655 W Frye Rd


March 30: Easter Bunny Express. Verde Canyon Railroad’s “all aboard” celebration featuring face painting, photo opportunities and treats from the Easter Bunny. Children of all ages can snuggle with the Easter Bunny prior to the 3.5 hour journey through the magical wilderness of the Verde Canyon. The Easter Bunny loves giving out handfuls of treats and armloads of hugs before bidding farewell to everyone on the train as it  departs at 1 p.m. Get your photo taken with the Happy Hare and be sure to enter your best guess in the jelly bean contest.


March 23: Eggstravaganza. EGG-cited for Eggstravaganza! 🐰 Join Fountain Hills Community Services for Eggstravaganza, sponsored by The GOYENA TEAM of MCO Realty, at Four Peaks Park on Saturday, March 23rd, from 8:00 am – 10:00 am. Watch as hundreds of kids scramble to pick up over 15,000 eggs stuffed with candy and other prizes. This event is a sure way to begin the spring season. Hoppy Bunny will serve as Master of Ceremonies and will be available for hugs and pictures throughout the event. Four Peaks Park, 14789-14827 N Del Cambre Ave.


March 1-30: Photos with the Bunny. Visit the Bunny in the children’s play area at SanTan Village. Reservation is required. Plus, Special Experiences are available: Bunny Cares with Autism Speaks (March 17, 10:30 to 12 p.m). Sensory friendly bunny photo experience with limited sounds and noises. Pet Parties (March 4 & 18, 4 to 7 p.m.). Bring your fur babies and get photos with the bunny. NOTE: Event is exclusive to domestic pets. Must be on a leash or in a carrier. SanTan Village (Regional Center), 2218 East Williams Field Rd.

March 24: Easter Egg Hunt in the Pool.  1-3p.m. All are welcome! Families should bring their own towels for this event. Note that little ones who are not potty trained are required to wear a reusable swim diaper (we have these available for sale in the facility). Please reach out to us at swimgilbert@goldfishss.com with any questions! We can’t wait to see you in the pool! 4588 S Higley Rd.

March 30: Easter Egg Hunt. Join us for a fun-filled Easter Egg Hunt at the Val Vista Lakes Discovery Park. Get ready to hop around and search for colorful eggs hidden in every nook and cranny. It’s a great opportunity to spend quality time with family and friends while enjoying the festive atmosphere. Don’t forget to bring your baskets and be prepared for a delightful adventure. Get your egg-hunting skills ready and let the excitement begin!

March 30: Big Blue Swim School Family Fun Day & Egg Hunt. Join us on March 30 from 11 am to 5 pm to celebrate the opening of Big Blue Swim School in Gilbert, AZ! Get a first look at our new state-of-the-art swim school while enjoying live entertainment, including an egg hunt, face painting, bounce houses, and more! The egg hunt will begin at 12 pm MDT. We’ll be offering tours, and we’ll also have food and activities inside and out! This event is FREE and open to the public. Grab your friends & family and meet us there! 1328 N Cooper Rd. 


March 15: Smiles with the Easter Bunny. Hop on over to Desert Valley pediatric Dentistry – Arrowhead, in Glendale AZ for Smiles with the easter bunny! This family event offers free pictures with the Easter Bunny himself, face painting and a goodie bag to take home.

March 23-30: Free Easter Bunny Photos. Monday through Friday, 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. This photo opportunity event will be held in Westgate Entertainment District (Westgate’s Fountain Park), 6770 North Sunrise Blvd.

March 24: Easter Paint & Slime. Come and join us on March 24th for our exciting annual Easter paint and slime party at Slime City Studio! Get ready to have a blast as you unleash your creativity and create two unique Easter Slime creations. In addition to that, we’ll also be indulging in the fun of painting an edible Easter cookie and a custom canvas. It’s going to be a day filled with artistic expression and delicious treats that you won’t want to miss! 12p.m. $45. 5820 West Peoria Ave Suite #106.

March 31. Easter Sunday Skate. Join us for a fun-filled day of skating with friends and family. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, this event is perfect for everyone. Get ready to show off your moves on the rink and enjoy some great music while you skate. Don’t forget to wear your best Easter-themed outfit. Meet and Greets with the Easter Bunny, Mario, Luigi, Yoshi, Stitch, Alice and Rapunzel. We will have face painting, a bounce house and Easter Egg hunts. 10054 N 43rd Ave.


March 29: Hop & Hops, Easter Event. Eggs and bunnies and beer, oh my! Blending traditional and not-so-traditional Easter activities, there is sure to be something for everyone at this event. 5-8p.m. Goodyear Recreation Campus, 420 S. Estrella Pkwy.


March 23: Annual Easter Egg HuntAges infant to 10 years old Bring your own basket. The Easter Bunny will be available for photos. Candy and prizes provided. Litchfield Community Center, 1100 S State Street.

March 30: Community Egg Hunt. A free family event with Eggs Hunts, games, bounces, concessions, face painting, and Rock wall. 10 a.m. to noon. Turning Leaf Church, 5800 N Litchfield Rd.

March 30-31: Easter Egg Hunt at Wildlife World ZooThis event is fun for the whole family, and is FREE with zoo admission (and for members). Hunt for eggs, fun, treats and prizes in the playground area of the zoo. Keep an eye out for the ostrich egg! 🥚There will be one hidden at each age group time, and the child who finds it gets a big prize! The Easter bunny will be available for FREE photos in the playground area at each Easter Egg Hunt time.🐰 The Sea Lions over in Shipwreck Cove will be offering ’eggstra’ special photo opportunities to take your picture with the Easter Bunny AND one of our Sea Lions! Photos are $40 per group, and will be available after each showtime at 11:30a.m, 1:30p.m, & 3:30p.m. Easter Egg hunt times are 1:30p.m (kids 6 and under) and 3:30p.m (kids 12 and under). 16501 West Northern Avenue.

March 31. Easter Brunch at the Wigwam. Dive into the magic of Easter with The Wigwam’s Easter Brunch Buffet in the elegant Wigwam Ballroom. Elevate your holiday dining experience with chef-driven favorites, including carving stations, seafood tables, crisp salads, and decadent desserts. Immerse yourself in the joyous atmosphere, and don’t miss the chance for complimentary photos with the Easter Bunny in Sachem Foyer. 300 E Wigwam Blvd.


March 29: Maricopa’s Easter Egg Hunt and Food Truck Friday. Come join the longest running Egg Hunt in Maricopa. Free games and inflatables, and 9 amazing food trucks to dine from. Community of Hope, 45295 W Honeycutt Ave.

March 29: Maricopa Easter Egg Hunt. 5-8p.m. Bring your kids, your friends, grandparents, for a few hours of egg hunts, Easter Bunny, Face Painting, inflatables, and food trucks.


March 29: The Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Golfland-Sunsplash is free with a qualifying online purchase. 10a.m-1p.m. Advanced registration is required. 155 West Hampton Avenue.

March 30: Free Easter Eggstravaganza. This year, the egg hunt will be located at The Yard Off Main (1 N. Macdonald) and will be split into two age groups: 0-4 year olds and 5-9 year olds. Both groups will start promptly at 10am – and although there will be over 10,000 hidden treat-filled eggs, we anticipate the hunt going quick so plan to get here early. In order for all children to have a chance, we are asking that you limit your child to 12 eggs. After the egg hunt, join the rabbit of the hour, the Easter Bunny himself, for free eggs-clusive photos! Be sure to fuel up on the egg-cellent snacks including cotton candy, popcorn and juice. Kids of all ages can create egg-dorable Easter crafts at the Arts & Crafts station or play some fun Easter games.

March 30: Easter Egg-sperience. This fun filled day will include an egg hunt, Easter craft time, pictures with The Easter Bunny (please bring your own camera), Petting Zoo, and unlimited play on all the farm play structures. The farm will also have concessions available and specialty vendors. Tickets only sold online. $18 ages 16 and younger, adults are free with a paid child admission. 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vertuccio Farms, 4011 South Power Rd.


March 23: Park West Bunny Fest. FREE PHOTOS with the Easter Bunny – Advanced Photo Reservation REQUIRED – Register HERE . If reservations are FULL, please join us for the following activities: Egg Hunt – Participating Park West businesses will be giving out pre-filled eggs with toys, stickers, candy, and more spring surprises. Please bring your own easter basket. Free Balloon Twisting, Decorate Your Own Egg Craft, Live entertainment by FUNERGY with contests and giveaways. 3:30-5:30p.m. Park West (Splash Pad), 9744 West Northern Ave.

March 30: Dolly Sanchez Easter Celebration. Come enjoy the festive entertainment and family-friendly activities at the Peoria Sports Complex! Held annually the Saturday before Easter, this event offers something for everyone. Cottontail Lane will offer a walking path of table stations on the stadium field that children can pass through with their Easter baskets to collect goodie-filled eggs, toys, trinkets, and crafts. Families can also take photos with the Easter Bunny. Peoria Sports Complex, 16101 North 83rd Ave.

March 30: Hippity Hop Half Marathon. Join the 8th Annual Hippity Hop Half Marathon/10K/5K/Cottontail Dash event. The Cottontail Dash is an untimed half mile fun run with an egg hunt along the route. All participants receive a finisher’s medal and a shirt. You are welcome to bring your own bag/basket or one will be provided for you. Eggs are handed out by volunteers so that everyone will come away with equal amount of eggs. Parents who only want to accompany their children on the course do not need to register. Starts at 7 a.m. $80: Half Marathon, 10K: $50, $40: 5K, $25: Cottontail Dash, $35: Virtual Run. Registration required. Peoria Sports Complex, North 83rd Ave.


March 23: Easter Egg Hunt in the Pool.  3-5 p.m. All are welcome! Families should bring their own towels for this event. Note that little ones who are not potty trained are required to wear a reusable swim diaper (we have these available for sale in the facility). Please reach out to us at swimahwatukee@goldfishss.com with any questions! We can’t wait to see you in the pool! 4730 E Warner Rd Suite 7.

March 30: Easter Egg Hunt & Spring Festival.Enchanted Dreams Productions invite families to join in the Easter Egg hunt with options to take family photos with the Easter Bunny and loads of spring fun. Additional paid options for pony rides, face painting, balloon twisting, hair do’s, activity workshops, food trucks, baked treats and shopping. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Major cross streets are 7th Ave & Carefree Hwy. just off of I-17. Limited space. Please RSVP at enchanteddreamproductions@gmail.com.

March 30: IMPACT Gymnastics Easter Egg Hunt. Little ones 6 months-5 years old are welcome for open ‘Kinder Gym’ and an egg hunt! Plus, meet the Easter Bunny! Bring your own basket and $5 cash (or $8 credit). Starts at 8 a.m. 7812 N 12th St B.

March 13 – March 31: Jack Rabbit and the Easter Basket. Lost Canyon, Arizona is too far away for the Easter Bunny, so he gets his cousin, Jack Rabbit to help deliver Sally Johnson’s Easter basket. But it’s awful far and kind of dangerous! This charming musical is played with large rod puppets on the big stage! Recommended for ages 3 and up. Ages 4 and up. Thursday-Friday 10 a.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m. $12, $8 12 and younger. Admission must be purchased in advance. Great Arizona Puppet Theater, 302 W. Latham St.

March 23-30: Free Easter Bunny Photos. Hop close to pose with the Easter Bunny! Families & furry friends alike, don your best dressed against a spring-soaked backdrop. Photos to be taken on your own personal device on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations needed. Monday through Friday, 4 to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Shops at Norterra (near Harkins Theatre), 2460 West Happy Valley Rd.

March 23: The Kroc Eggstravaganza. Looking for a fun-filled day for the whole family? Look no further than this free event, which promises to be a blast for all ages. From arts and crafts to games, music, and food trucks, there’s something for everyone. Kids will love the inflatable bounce houses and obstacle course, while parents can check out community resource booths and enjoy dance performances. And don’t forget about the face painting! So mark your calendars and join in on the fun. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Egg hunt times: Ages 0-3 ongoing from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Ages 4-7 & 8-11 at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., and 12:30 p.m. KROC Center, 1375 E. Broadway Rd.

March 16: Bunny Bash. From 10:00 a.m-12:00 p.m., hop on over to The District for the ultimate spring celebration. Guests are invited to follow the trail of eggs from store to store, test their creativity with egg decorating, strike a pose with ‘somebunny’ special and enjoy balloon art, live entertainment, giveaways and more. The Bunny Bash is free and open to the public to get the Easter festivities started early. Desert Ridge Marketplace, 21001 North Tatum Blvd.

March 16-30. Photos with Wendell the Bunny. Capture the magic of spring with Bunny photos at the Phoenix Zoo.Visit Wendell the Bunny for a fun, Easter photo experience.Pre-booked photo reservations are highly encouraged as photo spots fill up fast! Zoo admission required. 455 North Galvin Parkway.

March 24: Bunny Brunch at the Phoenix Zoo. Two seatings; one at 8:30 a.m. and one at 10:30 a.m. This event will sell out quickly, so be sure to hop on over to the ticket link to reserve your spot! Guests will enjoy close-up animal encounters accompanied by a delicious buffet brunch and photos with the Easter Bunny.455 North Galvin Parkway.

March 30-31 Enchanted Island Amusement Park Free Easter Egg Hunt. Sponsored by Food City, come join this free two-day Easter Egg Hunt. 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For children ages 1 – 10. Hunts start in separate areas every 10 minutes. Easter Bunny available for photos from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. 60 Grand Prize Eggs valued at $6000 include: Children Bikes, Pete’s Package Birthday Party, One Year Passes, 4 Pack of One day Ride Passes and Easter Baskets. Enchanted Island Amusement Park, 1202 W. Encanto Blvd.

March 30: Easter Egg Hunt & Spring Festival. Enchanted Dreams Productions invite families to join in the Easter Egg hunt with options to take family photos with the Easter Bunny and loads of spring fun. Additional paid options for pony rides, face painting, balloon twisting, hair do’s, activity workshops, food trucks, baked treats and shopping. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Major cross streets are 7th Ave & Carefree Hwy. just off of I-17. Limited space. Please RSVP at enchanteddreamproductions@gmail.com.

March 31: Easter Brunch at Arizona Biltmore. Join a spring celebration at the Arizona Biltmore for an unforgettable Easter Brunch! Indulge in a delectable spread of brunch favorites, all while enjoying the musical stylings of our roaming electric violinist. isit with a roaming Easter Bunny while enjoying crafts and activities available for children and families alike. Reservations required. $199/per person. $85 ages 5-12. Parties of 4 and more will receive 1 bottle of AZB sparkling wine. Reservations are prepaid for parties of 1 to 20. $3 Historical Preservation Fund Charge per Reservation. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Arizona Biltmore (Gold Room), 2400 E Missouri Ave.

March 31: Rooftop Easter Brunch. The festive Easter tradition continues on the Rooftop at the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel looks forward to hosting their third annual Rooftop Easter Brunch Sunday, March 31, 2024, from 11 am-4 pm. The hotel invites the community to continue your family tradition and hop-on over for the Easter Brunch celebration worthy of a King. Guests will enjoy a beautifully decorated rooftop terrace and welcoming tables to dine at with their friends and family beneath the blue, sunny sky of Downtown Phoenix. Not only will you enjoy delicious food, but we will also have live entertainment as well! Reservations required.

March 31: Easter Picnic at The Farm! Enjoy a beautiful spring weather with your family…the Easter Bunny may be hopping by to say “hi” throughout the day! This picnic-style event does not include reserved seating —each package includes a picnic blanket! Easter Picnic Menu includes: The Farm Cheese Board, Build Your Own Bruschetta, Curry Hummus with Dipping Veggies, Artisan Sandwiches (Layered Italian or Grilled Chicken), The Farm Salad, Jumbo Chocolate Chip Cookie & Lemon Ricotta Bundt Cake, and bottled water. Picnic package: $125 for 2 people and $225 for 4 people (plus 20% production fee + tax). Add-on options available (Kids Easter Lunch Bag with Treat $16.95, Bottle of Champagne $30, and Bottle of Red or White House Wine $35). Schedule pick up time is required. The Farm at South Mountain (South Grove), 6106 South 32nd St.

April 20: The Chocolate Bunny 5K/Kids Run. The “Chocolate Bunny 5K/Kids Run” is a fundraiser to benefit Kids Need To Read. Their mission is to improve the lives of disadvantaged children by providing books and engaging literacy programs to underfunded schools, libraries, and organizations nationwide. Cost: $30 5K, Kids 1 Mile $20 (Prices increase in April). Limited to 200 runners. Register early to save your spot! All finishers receive a Chocolate Bunny Medal, bib, wristband and raffle entry!


March 31: Easter EGGstravaganza at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary features a zoo-wide Easter egg hunt, special Easter treats for the animals, concessions and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Heritage Park Zoo, 1403 Heritage Park Rd.


March 30: Easter Egg-Citement. Two hunt times divided by age groups (10 a.m. and 1 p.m.). $25 per child participant: includes Easter egg hunt, decorating Easter cookie, unlimited rides, jumping pillows, ropes course, and a visit with the Easter Bunny. $5 per parent/grandparent: includes entry into event, $20 to purchase an unlimited ride wristband, and $5 for individual train rides. Schnepf Farms, 24810 S Rittenhouse Rd.


March 25-April 6. Easter Egg Painting + Dining at JoJo’s Shake Bar. Join us for a fun-filled Easter event! Get your creative juices flowing and unleash your inner artist as we invite you to participate in our Easter Egg Painting activity. This hands-on experience is perfect for all ages, so bring your friends and family along! $42/person. includes Shared Appetizers, Choice of Entree, Choice of Biggie Shake or Hot Chocolate, 2 Faux Eggs & Painting Supplies! 15037 N Scottsdale Rd Suite J150.

March 30: Easter Baseball Camp. Campers will enjoy three full hours (9 a.m. to noon) of hitting instruction and drill work! Get ready for plenty of swings to help your player get better for the future!  Players will get instruction from former MLB/Minor league players and coaches and learn simple drills to help them become better hitters! $85. Additional players are $80. Salt River Fields Baseball Academy at Talking Stick, 7555 North Pima Rd.

March 30: Hide & Peep Egg Hunt. Search for colorful eggs hidden throughout The Quarter to unlock the secret location to a bag full of treats. After the egg hunt, kids can dance to music and visit our artists for face painting and some balloon-twisting fun. Don’t forget to snap a pic with the Easter Bunny, who’ll be hopping around The Quad. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. $5, registration is required. Scottsdale Quarter, 15059 N. Scottsdale Rd.

March 30: Great Egg Hunt and Family Fair. Two Easter Egg Hunts and professional photos with the Easter Bunny. Interactive stage entertainment, bounce houses, face painting, Easter crafts, coloring contests, music, games, and prizes. Free to attend. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Arizona Boardwalk Courtyard, 9500 East Vía de Ventura, Suite E-100.

March 30: Easter Festival. 100% FREE: Easter egg hunt, inflatables, family photos with the Easter Bunny, cookies, popcorn, and of course, more FREE CANDY than your kids can handle! Plus, huge prizes and exciting games. RSVP is required. 1 to 3 p.m. Rock Church Assembly of God, 2012 N Scottsdale Rd.

March 30: Easter at the Farm. Enjoy Easter Saturday at Hunkapi Farms! This family event will include an egg hunt for children under 9 and an egg toss tournament (don’t forget to wear clothes you don’t mind getting a little yolkey!). Guests will get to meet Hunkapi’s farm animals and even feed them! Aioli Gourmet Burgers will be serving up their delicious food and AZ Lemonade Stand’s tasty ice cold lemonade will be available for purchase. Adults get in FREE and the ticket price is per child. Remember to bring your own basket and review the requirements below. Check-in will begin promptly at 10:45am with farm tours beginning at 11:00am, Easter egg hunts will follow. 12051 N 96th St.

March 30: Bunnanza. Celebrate spring with a western flare at the City of Scottsdale’s 2nd annual Bunnanza, hosted at the Scottsdale Civic Center! This free event features fun for all ages including an egg hunt, entertainment, interactive booths, food vendors, a mimosa garden and more. 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 30. There will also be a coloring contest. Get the sheet and instructions.

March 31: Easter Brunch at the Princess. Join in for an Easter to remember! Offering a variety of special events and activities for the whole family to enjoy. From Easter egg hunts and delicious brunches with Easter Basket delivery to your table. Plus, live entertainment and family-friendly activities, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, 7575 East Princess Dr.

March 31: Easter Egg Hunt. Event will be during the 10 a.m. service for children ages 3-12, in the in the Fellowship Hall. This activity will include scripture and an egg hunt. While parents are worshiping in the sanctuary. Free and open to the public. Also an 8 a.m. Easter Pancake Breakfast will be prior to the worship service 10 a.m. ​This service will feature uplifting music and song along with liturgy and a message of celebration for the day of resurrection. The NSUMC Chancel choir and brass quartet with timpani will perform at this service. North Scottsdale United Methodist church, 11735 N. Scottsdale Rd.

March 31. Easter Brunch at the Omni Scottsdale Resort. Hop your way to Omni Resort for an unforgettable Easter! Prado will be offering a delightful Easter brunch from 10AM to 2PM, where guests can embark on a culinary journey meticulously crafted by culinary experts, featuring a tantalizing array of mouthwatering dishes to satisfy every palate. From savory delights to sweet treats, there’s something for everyone to savor. Plus, don’t miss out on our tapas station and build-your-own Bloody Mary bar. Following brunch, let the little ones embark on an unforgettable adventure with the resort’s exciting Easter egg hunt at Citrus Path. Witness their faces light up as they discover hidden treasures, sweet surprises, and endless fun around every corner. 4949 East Lincoln Drive.

April 1: Hop Into a World of Easter Fun at Bierman Scottsdale. We’re egg-cited to invite you to a Sensory-Friendly Easter Egg Hunt at Bierman Autism Centers in Scottsdale! Prepare for a morning bursting with joy, giggles, and a basketful of Easter surprises. 8444 North 90th Street #130.


March 30: Easter in the Park. Celebrate Easter this year at Beardsley Park as the Recreation Centers of Sun City West invites residents and their grandchildren to attend their most fun event of spring season, Easter in the Park. Many fun activities will be available for the family to enjoy!  9 a.m. to noon. Free event but we require one ticket for every child attending. Pick up your free tickets at the R.H. Johnson Box Office. Beardsley Park, 12755 West Beardsley Rd.


March 23: The Egg Hunt. Your family is invited to our Community Egg Hunt at Asante Park! This is a free event for the whole family. There will be food, bounce houses, prizes, face painting, the Easter Bunny, and of course, our giant egg hunt! And more! 23251 N 166th Dr.

March 23. Easter Cookie Decorating. Hop into Easter at our Cookie Class in Surprise, AZ! Learn to decorate bunny & egg sugar cookies and make your celebration sweet! $50/person. 15278 West Bell Road #102

March 30: The City of Surprise Spring Eggstravaganza. Egg hunters are invited to join the search for candy and toy-filled plastic eggs. This free, family event will feature activities, face painters, balloon twisters, easter bunny pictures and more! Food and drink will be available for purchase. Hunts are separated by age group and continue approximately every 30 minutes with an open hunt at the end for those who have missed their age group. 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Surprise Recreation Campus (Kansas City Practice fields), 15850 N. Bullard Ave.

March 30. 7th Annual Bowring Easter Egg Hunt. Over 3000 eggs to find. Over 350 Prizes. Easter Bunny. Bouncy House. Free Pizza. Ice Cream Truck. Ticket cost per family to benefit a local Charity. 12-2:30p.m. 17894 West Westpark Boulevard.


March 8-31: Hop to It! It’s Bunny Photo Time! Hop on over to Arizona Mills mall for a Bunny Photo Experience. A magical experience for the whole family, where in a few clicks we will match you with a personalized photo experience. Reserve your visit plus, get two egg-citing gifts when you book your visit online: Free issue of Highlights magazine and Free access to MyPhoto, a fun virtual tool that transforms your favorite photos into festive images. Arizona Mills, 5000 S. Arizona Mills Circle.

March 23: EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA From 11a.m-1p.m., join the Easter Bunny for free photos, an egg hunt, live entertainment by Funergy, crafts, giveaways, and more! The free Bunny Hop will be hosted inside The District at Tempe Marketplace, 2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy.

March 23: Breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Join us at 8:00am for a jungle breakfast event with our Easter Bunny! Bring the family to eat breakfast, participate in activities, enter raffles and win prizes. Enjoy a scrumptious breakfast and get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny! Kids go home with goodie bags, plus, receive an exclusive retail discount*. Rainforest Cafe, 5000 S Arizona Mills Cir.

March 30. Breakfast with the Easter Bunny. IKEA Family members are invited to hop into IKEA Tempe on March 30 to experience photos with the Easter Bunny, make and take crafts, and an egg scavenger hunt. Breakfast is available for purchase in our Swedish Restaurant, and IKEA Family members will receive 50% off all breakfast entrees!* Perfect to enjoy with all the some-bunnies you love. *IKEA Family members who purchase a breakfast entree March 23- May 25 will receive 50% each entree. Must be signed up for and enter your IKEA Family membership to redeem offer. Breakfast is available 10-11 AM, or while supplies last. 2110 W Ikea Way.


March 22: Easter Cookie Decorating. Holiday cookies have never looked sweeter! Learn to decorate sugar cookies with royal icing and tipless bags. Students will learn to outline, flood and then add details to egg, bunny, flower, and carrot shaped cookies that have been baked on sticks. After decorating, we’ll create adorable treat pots and wrap in cellophane. 5p.m. The workshop will be held at the Tucson Mall Catalyst Creative Collective by SAACA. 4500 N Oracle Rd Suite 110.

March 23: Easter at the Swap. Fun for the whole family, special activities, and shopping! Plus, face painter, balloon artist, Easter candy hunt with vendors, discounted rides, live music, and giveaways. 3 to 8 p.m. Tanque Verde Swap Meet, 4100 S Palo Verde Rd.

March 23: Smiles with the Easter Bunny. Hop on over to Desert Valley pediatric Dentistry Tucson for Smiles with the easter bunny! This family event offers free pictures with the Easter Bunny himself, face painting and a goodie bag to take home.

March 23: Celebrate Easter with the Bunny. Hop on over to La Encantada and have some Easter fun! We’ll have something for every-bunny: photos with the Easter Bunny, Bubble Fun, and Easter Egg Hunts. Bunny Photos – 10 am – 2 pm, Bubble Fun – 10am – 2pm, Easter Egg Hunts (Ages 10 and under) – 11 am & 1 pm. Free. 2905 E. Skyline Drive

March 23, 24, and 30: Springtime at the Patch. Come enjoy the beautiful Arizona spring weather. Featuring local vendors from all over Arizona, farm activities + fun, and an egg hunt. $15/person + $2.50 per egg hunt. Marana Pumpkn Patch, 14950 N Trico Rd Marana.

March 24: Slime City Easter Slimes. Celebrate the holiday with  a fun painting and slime workshop. Kids will have a blast painting their very own Easter-themed canvases and even get the chance to create two Easter Slimes. The workshop will be held at the Tucson Mall Catalyst Creative Collective by SAACA. 4500 N Oracle Rd Suite 110.

March 30: The Oro Valley Easter Eggstravaganza. An annual egg hunt that includes jumping castles, crafts, games, food trucks and other fun activities! Join us for a free, family-friendly event with food trucks, arts and crafts, games and the Easter bunny! Easter egg hunt divided by age groups. 9 a.m. to noon. James D. Kriegh Park, 23 W. Calle Concordia.

March 30. Community Wide Easter Egg Hunt. Join us for our community-wide Easter Egg Hunt! Saturday, March 30th at 10:00am sharp! We are excited to be hosting an Egg Hunt for our community with over 7,000 eggs! Age groups are: 1 – 4; 5 – 9; 10 – 12. And an area for children with special needs. We will have crafts, face painting, give-aways and of course the egg hunt! Ramadas 7, 8 and 9 at Udall Park. 7290 E. Tanque Verde Rd.

March 30. Easter Egg Hunt. We are inviting all children ages 2-10 to join us for a fun day! Bring your own basket and join us for an Easter Egg Hunt, have a blast in the jumpy castle, take pictures with the Easter bunny and so much more! Entry fee is just $5. 1150 N Country Club Rd.

March 30: Eggstravaganza. The Easter Eggstravaganza is a great community event for the entire family! We are packing thousands of Easter eggs with candy, and we want your family to get as many as possible! We will also have face painting and more fun games for your family! Make plans to attend, and let your friends and family know about this great community event. Reid Park Amphitheater.

March 23: Plushies and Stuffies Easter Tea.Hop into springtime fun with our Plushies n’ Stuffies Easter Bunny Tea Party! It’s a delightful holiday celebration where kiddos of all ages can embrace the spirit of Easter with cuddly bunnies, sweet treats, and creative activities. reservations required. 11a.m-12p.m. This n’ That Creative Studio, 1066 South Pantano Rd.

March 30: The Easter Egg Hunt at Udall Park. Join Sabino Road Baptist Church in a community-wide Easter Egg Hunt with over 7,000 eggs. Starting at 10 a.m. sharp. Hunts are divided by age groups and an area for children with special needs. Plus, enjoy crafts, face painting, raffles and of course the egg hunt. Registration required. Morris K. Udall Park (Ramadas 7-9), 7290 E. Tanque Verde Rd.

March 30-31: Easter ExtravaganZOO at Reid Park Zoo. This Easter Weekend, hop over to Reid Park Zoo for an ‘eggstra’ special morning of festivities. Hunt for eggs, enjoy a delicious breakfast and meet the Easter Bunny at Reid Park Zoo’s Easter ExtravaganZOO! The event will begin at 7:30 a.m. with an Easter egg hunt throughout portions of the Zoo. Bring your Easter basket or bucket to collect eggs, there is an age specific zone for joyful hunting for all. Eggs will be turned in for a treat bag. There will be special prizes for lucky children who find the golden eggs! At 8:45 a.m. guests will enjoy breakfast in our Event Garden and meet the Easter Bunny. After breakfast, stay and visit the Zoo – many of the animals will get Easter enrichment throughout the morning. Watch as the Zoo animals enjoy their Easter treats! 7:30 to 9:45 a.m. $29-$42, advance ticket purchase required. Reid Park Zoo, 3400 Zoo Ct.

March 31: Easter at Tubac Golf Resort (45 minutes south of Tucson). Join us for an egg-citing celebration filled with delicious brunch, fun-filled egg hunts for kids 2-13 years old, the Easter Bunny, and a family photographer! Melissa Fritze Photography will be available from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. to capture all the special moments. Don’t miss out on the festive fun.  Learn more about the menu here and book the buffet here.


Non-Candy Easter Basket Items that Support Early Childhood Development

6 children’s books for Easter baskets

Easter craft: Bunny masks

The i.d.e.a. Museum of Mesa suggests saving eggshells for “Egg-citing Spring Splat Art” your entire family can enjoy in the backyard. Find instructions here.