Family Easter Events in Maryland

Easter is almost here, and that means sightings of the Easter Bunny are on the rise in Maryland. Check out these local events where kids can not only meet the famous rabbit, but also take a turn at egg dyeing fun, join in an Easter egg hunt, have breakfast with the Easter Bunny and enjoy even more fun at a spring or Easter festival.

Also check our guide to Earth Day activities and Spring fairs and festivals.

Always call ahead or check the event website before attending an event.

Updated February 2018

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Easter Bunny at Westfield Annapolis Mall - 2018
March 9-31. Photos with the Easter Bunny. Mon.-Sat. 10am-9pm with breaks from 2-3pm and 6-7pm; Sun., 11am-6pm with break at 2-3pm. Westfield Annapolis Mall, Annapolis. Westfield.com

Easter Bunny at Arundel Mills - 2018
March 9-31. Photos with the Easter Bunny. Mon.-Thurs. 11am-8pm; Fri.-Sat., 10am-8pm; Sun., 11am-7pm. Arundel Mills, Hanover. Reserve your time online at Simonbunny.com to avoid the lines.

Caring Bunny - 2018
March 11. A subdued and welcoming environment for children with special needs and their families. Free; additional price for pictures. Arundel Mills Mall, Hanover. 301-974-4575, simon.com/mall/arundel-mills/news-and-events

Super Early Easter Party - 2018
March 11. Easter party featuring egg hunts, games, food and more. Free. 4-6pm. Waterfront Church, DC. Waterfront.com

VIB: Very Important BUNNY - 2018
March 17, 21 and 24. Breakfast buffet, singing, dancing, balloons, Easter Bonnet Parade with prizes for the silliest, prettiest, most original and audience choice and more. $13. 8:30am. Buddys Crabs and Ribs, Annapolis. 410-956-0512, talentmachine.com/breakfast-parties/vib-party

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny - 2018
March 17. Breakfast with the bunny. Reservations required. For Kidgets Kids Club Free. 8:30-10am. Arundel Mills Mall, Hanover. simon.com/mall/arundel-mills/news-and-events

Tudor Tots: Bunnies - 2018
March 20. Read, sing and play while learning about Bunnies. Craft time to follow. $5. 10-11am. Tudor Place Historic House and Garden, Washington, D.C. tudorplace.org

Xtreme Teens: Easter Craft - 2018
March 23. Easter craft workshop for ages 10-17. 7-10pm. Free. Prince George's Plaza Community Center, Hyattsville. 301-864-1611, pgparks.com

Easter Fun on the Farm - 2018
March 24. Visit with the Easter Bunny, egg hunts, inflatables, easter art and egg dying, petting zoo and more. $10 ages 3-12; $5 ages 13 and older. Free ages 2 and under. 10am. Spider Hall Farm, Prince Frederick. Please register. Spiderhallfarm.com

Easter Egg Festival - 2018
March 24. Easter egg hunts, photos with the Easter Bunny, arts, crafts, food and more. $5. 11:30am-4pm. St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds, Leonardtown. stmarysmd.com/recreate/easter

Easter Event and Duck Race - 2018
March 24. Purchase a Duck to race down the pool for great prizes and a great cause. Proceeds from the race go towards registration fees for a child with a special need to attend a CCPR Therapeutic Summer Camp. Face painting, coloring, Easter egg hunts in the pool, and more. Free; ducks available for purchase. Noon-4;30pm. Hall Aquatic Center, 130 Auto Dr, Prince Frederick. 410-535-1600 ext. 8204 or 8205

Bunnyland - 2018
March 24-25, 29-31, April 2 and 7-8. Hayride down the Bunny Trail, rubber duck derby, egg hunt, visti with the farms bunny and more. $7; $5, adults. 10am-5pm. Butlers Orchard, Germantown. 301-972-3299, butlersorchard.com/bunnyland-fun

Eggstravaganza! - 2018
March 24, 30 and 31. Egg hunt, egg roll contest, games and crafts. Bring one basket, spoon, and hard-boiled egg per child. $5-10. 10am-noon. Tudor Place Historic House and Garden, Washington, D.C. 202-965-0400, tudorplace.org

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Bagels with the Bunny - 2018
March 24. Easter egg hunt, light refreshments, arts and crafts, refreshments and more. Free. 9:30-11:30am. Beltsville Community Center. 301-937-6613, pgparks.com

Eggstravaganza - 2018
March 24. Easter Egg hunt divided into age groups, inflatables, face painters, arts and crafts and pictures with the Easter Bunny! Admission. Free. 10am-12:30pm. 89 Bennion Rd, Annapolis. facebook.com/events/798491203692703/

Spring Eggstravaganza - 2018
March 25. Crafts, egg hunt, music, learn about bunnies and more. 9:30am-noon. $6. Robinson Nature Center, Columbia. 410-313-0400, howardcountymd.gov

Lunch with the Easter Bunny - 2018
March 25. Lunch, easter egg hunt, easter bunny photos and more. $5. Noon-3:00pm. Downs Park, Pasadena. 443-685-4333, aacounty.org

Eggcellent Adventure - 2018
March 25. Children can hunt for candy filled eggs, pet real bunnies and meet the Easter Bunny. Registration fees from the hunt will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Following, children can explore the children's course for an additional cost. $25. 10am. Terrapin Adventures, Savage. 301-725-1313, terrapinadventures.com

Easter Egg Hunt - 2018
March 25. Easter egg hunt for different age groups. Crafts and snacks to follow. Please RSVP. Free. 11:45am-1pm. Cape St. Claire United Methodist. https://goo.gl/bSXd6h

Every Pet Loves Bunnys - 2018
March 25. Bring your pet to the Food Court for pictures with the bunny. Free. 7-9pm. Arundel Mills Mall, Hanover. simon.com/mall/arundel-mills/news-and-events

Annual PEEPshow - 2018
March 29-April 10. Wacky marshmallow masterpieces created by local artists, families, businesses, and community groups. 10am. Free, Carroll Arts Center, Westminster. carrollcountyartscouncil.org/aa_peepshow.asp

EGGstravaganza - 2018
March 30. Easter Egg hunt. games, songs, Easter Bunny photos and more. $15; $21, non-members. Sessions at 1:30 and 5pm. My Gym, Annapolis. 410-573-9899, mygym.com/annapolis/camp

Bunny Bonanza - 2018
March 30-April 1. Games, activities, crafts, live entertainment, non-stop egg hunts and more. Free with zoo admission of $14-18. 10am-2pm. Maryland Zoo, Baltimore. 410-396-7102, marylandzoo.org

Peter Rabbit's Egg Hunt - 2018
March 31. Journey through the woods to find Easter Eggs. $5. 10am-noon. Willow Oak Flower and Herb Farm, Severn. contact@willowoakherbs.com, willowoakherbs.com

Fossil Egg Hunt - 2018
March 31. Look for eggs with real fossils inside, hidden throughout the museum. Participants will be given a container for egg collection; no baskets needed! Docents will identify fossil finds. Excavate fossils from matrix, using the tools of a paleontologist. For ages 3-10. Free with admission of $7-9. 10am-noon. Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons. 410-326-2042, calvertmarinemuseum.com

Easter Eggstravaganza - 2018
March 31. Easter egg hunt, family and pet photos with Easter Bunny, games and more. Free with additional fee for photos. Noon-3pm. Baltimore Humane Society, Reisterstown. Bmorehumane.org
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Egg Hunt Weekend - 2018
March 31-April 1. Easter egg hunts, crafts and more. Bring your own basket. Free with $6 admission. 10am-5:30pm. Clark's Elioak Farm, Ellicott City. 410-730-4049, clarklandfarm.com

Free Easter Egg Hunt & Family Festival - 2018
March 31. Shark tooth dig, face painting, pony rides, animal exhibit, moon bounce, egg hunt and more. Free. 10:30am-1:30pm. Bay Ridge Christian Church, Annapolis. bayridgechristianchurch.org

Easter Tea-2018
March 31. Enjoy tea, treats, activities, a visit with the Easter Bunny and more. Time slots at 11am and 2pm. The Lightbox Studio, Annapolis. facebook.com/events/1921082994868867

Breakfast with Bunny - 2018
March 31. VIP breakfast includes a hot buffet breakfast spread, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, crafts and more. $18-35. 8:30-10am. The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, Baltimore. Marylandzoo.org

Easter Brunch Buffet with The Easter Bunny -2018
April 1. A buffet brunch including a raw bar, crab soup, salmon, traditional items and more. Two seatings at 10am and noon. $39.95; ages 9 and under $16.50. Reservations are suggested. Carrol's Creek Cafe, Annapolis. carrolscreek.com

Easter Monday: A Washington Family Tradition - 2018
April 2. Easter egg hunts, games, demonstrations and more. Free. 10am-2pm. The National Zoo, Washington, D.C. nationalzoo.si.edu/ActivitiesAndEvents/Celebrations/Easter

Check out our Spring Fairs and Festivals Roundup for more fun things to do.