Many organizations and churches in Lexington and the Bluegrass offer Egg Hunts and other Easter events! If you have one to add please email [email protected]
Check back in frequently as more events are added! Click on an event for more information and it will link to their website.
Easter 2018 is on Sunday, April 1st.
Visit the Easter Bunny
March 10 – 31, 2018
Bunny Arrival Party
March 10, 2018 9 am
Put on your bunny ears and hop over to Fayette Mall to welcome the Easter Bunny in the Dillard’s Court!
On Saturday, March 10th at 9AM we will have a Bunny Party to remember!
At 9:00am, enjoy a special storytime with the Bunny.
At 9:30am, kids will learn how to do the “Bunny Hop” along with the Bunny and other special guests.
Plus, there will be free sugar cookie decorating with Great American Cookies and make your own flower pot crafts!!*
*while craft supplies last
Pet Photos with the Bunny
March 12, 19, 26, 2018
6 pm – 9 pm
Four-legged family members want to see the Easter Bunny too!
Pets must be on a leash or in a carrier, and pet owners are responsible for cleaning up after their pets.
Please enter through the mall entrance next to Talbots. Pets will not be allowed in any area of the mall other than the designated Easter Bunny photo area.
March 18, 2018 – Sensory Friendly Event – Easter Bunny Cares
9 am – 11 am
Bunny Cares is a special sensory-friendly event for children with special needs and their families to enjoy a visit and photos with the Easter Bunny in a calming environment. Families will enjoy activity stations, beverages, and breakfast foods. Lights and music will be muted where possible.
Please RSVP in advance by reserving one ticket per group. Photo packages are available for purchase during the event.
For more information and to RSVP, click here: http://bit.ly/2EVyFvi
March 22nd until March 31st, 2018
28: 3-8 (No Lunch Break)
Easter Sunday: Closed
*Hours subject to change. Store will be closed from 2:30 – 3:30 daily for lunch unless otherwise noted
You can book your appointment online CLICK HERE
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at the Bluegrass Army Depot
Saturday, March 24, 2018 9 am – 11 am
Come to the Blue Grass Army Depot Igloo Club and enjoy a pancake breakfast, a picture and story with the Easter Bunny, coloring pages, PRIZES, and so much more! Make sure you RSVP because seats are limited!
$5.00 advance tickets
$7.00 day of tickets
Easter Train Rides
Everyone enjoys taking turns getting bunny hugs and handshakes.
Sunday, March 18, 2018
Hunt for Hope at Pleasant Ridge Park 1:30 – 3 pm
Join us to celebrate Aiden Zumwalt and raise overall awareness about congenital heart disease and at the same time raise money to support this family and other families with children affected by CHD.
The “Hunt for Hope” is for children of all ages. There will be games, face painting, pictures with the Easter bunny, food, and refreshments from 1:30-2:10 and the hunt will begin at 2:15. To help raise money we will be asking for a $15 donation for each child participating. All donations are tax deductible!
NEW THIS YEAR! Pre-order your tickets online through our website. Just use the DONATE button to purchase your tickets in advance thru paypal! If you cant make the event but still wish to make a donation may also do so through our website!
Spring Egg Hunt and Petting Zoo 1 pm to 3 pm
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art – Join us for this fun event featuring spring crafts, an egg hunt and a petting zoo. The hunt will take place at 1pm. Admission is $10/child and adults are free when accompanying a child. Tickets can be purchased online.
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt
Come dive for Easter Eggs and receive a goody bag. Winners in each category will receive a prize basket.
Adults 8:30 am (Ages 15 and up)
Child 9:00 am (6 and Under)
Youth 9:30 am (7 – 14 Years)
$6 to Pre-register, $10 Day of Event
Easter Egg Hunt at The Willows 9 am – 11 am
2531 Old Rosebud Lane, Lexington
Join us for Breakfast and Pictures with the Easter Bunny!
9:00 a.m. – Breakfast & Pictures with Easter Bunny
10:00 a.m. – Egg Hunt
Free Community Event. Accepting non-perishables/canned goods for God’s Pantry. Please call 859-543-0337 for more information.
Capital City’s Easter Eggstravaganza 9:30 am – 11:15 am
Capital City Christian Church
15 Locust Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601
A free, fun morning of egg hunts, games, inflatables and pictures with the Easter Bunny for preschool & elementary kids.
9:30am : Registration
10am : Birth – 3 year old Hunt
10:30am : 4 year old – Kindergarten Hunt
11am : 1st – 5th Grade Hunt
Skip the line and pre-register at https://capcity.nucleus.
Immanuel Baptist Church Celebration and Egg Hunt 10 am & 11 am
2261 Armstrong Mill Road, Lexington
Games, entertainment, music, egg hunt with thousands of eggs.
NorthEast Christian Church Easter Treasure Hunt
990 Star Shoot Parkway, Lexington
Join NCC Kidz on Saturday March 24th at 10:00 am for our annual Easter Treasure Hunt! This event is rain or shine and is open to all kids, ages birth through 3rd grade! Make sure to bring a bag or basket with you! The Treasure Hunt is divided up between ages, so even the little ones will be able to have fun hunting treasures!
The fun will begin in the East Wing, so make sure to enter at the East Wing entrance off of Pink Pigeon Parkway.
Gethsemane Lutheran Church Easter Egg Hunt 10 am
2185 Garden Springs Dr, Lexington, Kentucky 40504
We welcome ALL school-aged children to our annual FREE Community Easter Egg Hunt in the Garden Springs neighborhood at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Lexington. Join us at 11AM to hunt for eggs filled with treats, and get to know your neighbors at this fun event. The Easter Bunny will be on site for pictures and more! We hope to see you there!
Egg Hunt and Bunny Visit at Morning Pointe 1 pm – 3 pm
233 Ruccio Way, Lexington, KY 40503
Enjoy special food, music and a hunt for more than 1,500 Easter eggs! Win a prize by finding the special Golden Easter egg, and take pictures with the Easter Bunny!
Easter Egg Treasure Hunt NorthEast Christian Church (990 Star Shoot Parkway)
Sunday, March 25, 2018
Easter at the Trace – SOLD OUT
Buffalo Trace Distillery, Frankfort
Be sure to register for this egg-citing event for children and parents! Search for thousands of treat- filled eggs, plus enjoy refreshments and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Advanced registration required to attend event. All activities are complimentary.
Event Opens: 11:00am
Ages 0-2: 12:00pm
Ages 3-4: 12:15pm
Ages 5-8: 12:45pm
Ages 9-11: 1:00pm
Event concludes at 2:00pm
Online registration begins February 25. No pets allowed, aside from service animals.
Second Presbyterian Church Egg Hunt
460 E Main St, Lexington, Kentucky 40507
Rain or shine – Easter Egg Hunt at Second Presbyterian Church in downtown Lexington! This is a FREE event open to the whole community.
11:00 AM – Palm Sunday Worship Service
12:00 PM – Kid-Friendly Snack
12:30 PM – Preschool Egg Hunt
12:45 PM – Elementary Egg Hunt
Don’t forget to bring your own basket!
Friday, March 30, 2018
Fort Boonesborough State Park
“Eggciting” Easter Fest
Join us for our Easter celebration with lots of activities. We will have scheduled times for bingo, Easter crafts, an Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny, free putt-putt and tours, camper decoration contest, and a whole lot more. There is a free continental breakfast on Sunday. This event is for registered campers only. For more information please call (859) 527-3454 or email [email protected]
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Pancake Breakfast and Egg Hunt
371 Hill N Dale Rd, Lexington KY, 40503
9:00 AM 12:00 PM
All free event open to the community. Come join us for breakfast, photo booth, gift basket raffle, and Easter egg hunt. Please bring a basket/bag to gather your eggs. Hope to see you there!
Crestwood Christian Church Pancake Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt
1882 Bellefonte Dr., Lexington 40503
9 am Pancake Breakfast
9:30 am Easter Egg Hunt
**Please bring a bag or basket for gathering eggs
Easter Egg Hunt at Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, Harrodsburg
10 am – 2 pm
Celebrate spring with this egg-citing family event! Kids of all ages are invited to hunt for eggs, meet the newest additions to the farm family, grab a bite at the food trucks and a drink from the Shaker Village Bar, play games, make a craft, and much more!
11:00 AM, 11:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM
Tickets are limited per hunt time to ensure a good experience for all. Hunt field will be divided by age groups during all hunt times. Return your eggs to candy stations to receive treats! Please bring your own basket.
Included in Village admission, but all ages must pre-register to ensure your spot!
$10 Ages 13+
$5 Ages 3-12
Free Ages 2 + under (requires registration)
Free for Annual Passholders (Call 800.734.5611 to reserve your tickets)
Fee includes all Easter Egg Hunt activities and admission to the Village, which grants you access to The Historic Centre, The Farm and The Preserve, with a full day of self-guided and staff-led tours, talks, demonstrations, activities, farm experiences and more.
All children must be accompanied by a ticketed adult.
Bedford Acres Christian Church A Walk with Jesus 10 am
5414 Lexington Road, Paris, KY 40361
Free pancake breakfast, family picture area, crafts, games
Star 103.7 Easter Egg Roll 10 am – Noon
Lakeview Park, Frankfort
The Easter Egg Roll promotes literacy in Franklin County. We are asking that you donate a new or gently used book, if possible. We will donate these books to the Reach Out and Read program. *Be sure to visit the Star 103.7 tent when you arrive. The first 300 kids will receive a free goody bag! Activities:
*The Easter Bunny will be taking pictures from 10am-11am
*The Egg Roll will be split into age groups 0-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12. The winner of each Egg Roll heat will win a small prize! The Egg Rolls will start at 11am. *Frankfort Y.M.C.A. Crayon Club will have free popcorn.
*Lifehouse for Animals will have face painting.
*Thorn Hill Education Center the FLIP (Families Leaning through Interaction Program) will be blowing up balloons for the children.
*Franklin County Humane Society will have adoptable pets and a coloring station.
*Passport Radio will be running the egg dyeing station
*Woodford County Humane Society will have a scavenger hunt.
Louisville Zoo Eggstravaganza 10 a.m. – 2p.m.
The egg hunts, for children ages 11 and under, are free with Zoo admission or Louisville Zoo Membership. Space for egg hunts is limited and open on a first-come, first-served basis. As part of the Zoo’s conservation mission, families must bring their own egg hunt basket or reusable bag. For the health and wellbeing of zoo animals, candy will not be placed inside the eggs. The first 2000 participants who turn in the collected eggs will receive a treat bag from the prize booth. Every treat bag is equal no matter the quantity of eggs collected. Each egg hunt features a hidden golden egg. A special treat will be awarded to participants who find these gilded eggs.
There is a separate area for eggcellent photo opportunities for families. This area is open from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and families can come and go as they please. Though there will be eggs at the photo spot, no prizes are awarded in this area.
Don’t miss a meet and greet opportunity with the Easter Bunny. Get your photo taken with the bunny from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (Bunny will take breaks throughout the day).
Fort Harrod State Park 11 am – 1 pm – Hunt at Noon
Community Egg and Candy Hunt
The egg hunt at the park is sponsored by the Harrodsburg Kiwanis Club. The event is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. with the candy hunt at noon. Other events include photos with the Easter Bunny, Safe Kids ID registration, races and games for all ages under 12. This is a free event. Call 859-734-3314.
Richmond Parks and Rec Eggstravaganza at Lake Reba 11 am – 1 pm
This event is free and open to the public.
12:00 pm Ages 3-4
12:15pm Ages 5-6
12:30pm Ages 7-8
12:45pm Ages 9-10
*Ages 0-2 will have separate egg hunt area to visit during the event—located on activity field*
**Please note that empty eggs ONLY will be thrown on the field. Eggs will then be exchanged for candy at redemption tables.**
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