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Visit The Easter Bunny

March 14 – April 4 Starting March 14th through April 5th, stop by the lower level JCPenney Court to visit the Easter Bunny! Picture packages start at $22. Monday – Saturday – 10am to 9pm Sunday – 11am to 6pm Westfield Trumbull 5065 Main St, Trumbull, Connecticut 06611 https://www.facebook.com/events/794063430661766 Read More »

Southbury Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, March 28, 2015 10:00 a.m. Sharp  Our Easter Egg Hunt is open to children up to 12 years of age, rain or shine. Come with your basket or bag to hold your candy and eggs. Bring your camera as there will be an opportunity to take pictures with the Easter Bunny! Admission Fee: While there [...] Read More »

Lyman Orchards Easter Apple Hunt

Connecticut’s Only Easter Apple Hunt Saturday, April 18th (Rain date: Sunday, April 19th) Join us for Outdoor Family Fun! Get ready for Connecticut’s one and only Easter Apple Hunt! Children ages 1 to 10 years old may participate. Search for apples in a Hay Maze; visit with the Easter Bunny; get your face painted! Watch [...] Read More »

Fairfield Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM SHARP! Cancellation hotline is 203-256-3144. South Pine Creek Soccer Field on Old Dam Road A sure sign that spring is right around the corner is the Annual Easter Egg Hunt presented by the Town Youth Council and Fairfield Parks and Recreation Department. Pre-school children to 3rd graders should bring their Easter [...] Read More »

Stew Leonard’s 2015 Easter Egg Hunt

Stew Leonard’s 2015 Easter Egg Hunt  Stew Leonard’s in Newington:  Bunny Breakfast Saturday, March 28, 2015 Join the team at Stew’s in Newington for a special Bunny Breakfast on Saturday, March 28, 2015 hosted by the Easter Bunny and his friends! Stew Leonard’s chefs will offer a breakfast of seasonal fruit, bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, [...] Read More »

Easter Bunny Trolley

March 28-29, April 3-4  10:30 am – 4:30 pm Trolleys leave every half hour Adults: $10.00, Seniors (62+): $8.00, Children (2-15): $6.00, Under Age 2: Free NO RESERVATIONS NEEDED! The Easter Bunny will be at the Shore Line Trolley Museum on March 28-29 and April 3-4, 2015. Families will ride a 100-year-old beautifully restored trolley to [...] Read More »

Oxford Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, March 28th – 1:00pm sharp! General Information For grades Pre-K thru 2nd Easter Bunny will be on hand from 12:30 for pictures! Prizes for everyone! Special prizes for certain eggs! Child must be able to walk on own. Call (203) 888-2543, Wait for message, then press 3, then 1, on day of event, to [...] Read More »

Easter Treat

Saturday March 28th, 2015 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM  Pictures with The Easter Bunny Bring a camera! Our Friend The Easter Bunny will be giving out Goodie Bags. Refreshments will also be served. Please Note: There will be NO Easter Egg Hunt This Year. We will offer Pictures with the Easter Bunny and Each Child will [...] Read More »

Easter Bunny Train

Fun for the whole family! 2015 Easter Bunny Trains Sat. March 28 & Sun. March 29, Fri. April 3 & Sat. April 4 Trains depart every 30 minutes from 12:30-3:30 $10.00 age 2 and over (under 2, free) Admission includes: - Ride through our railyard on a vintage train - Visit with the Easter Bunny [...] Read More »

Bethel Annual Easter Egg Hunt

March 28, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Join the Parks & Recreation Department at the Municipal Center on Saturday, April 12th. Additional activities include a visit from the Easter Bunny, and our annual jellybean counting contest! Stop by the office beginning March 7th to make a guess. We will announce the winner at [...] Read More »

Guilford Eggstravaganza

Saturday March 28, 2015 10:00am Join us for the annual EGGSTRAVAGANZA! Raindate: April 4th Location: Guilford Town Green CT, Guilford, Connecticut 06437 https://www.facebook.com/town.guilford.ct/photos/gm.913862968635670/928898623811568/?type=1&theater Read More »

Annual Easter Egg Hunt/ Easter Craft Party FREE

5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt/ Easter Craft Party FREE Saturday March 28th 2015 REGISTER FOR HUNT 10am -OR- 11:30am SHARP Arts and Crafts: 10a-12p Hoppity Hop Hop Hoppity Hop Hop Easter is on it’s way… to GIANT STEPS AGAIN! That’s right, the Easter Bunny is stopping off at Giant Steps to hide thousands of eggs [...] Read More »

Easter Egg Hunt hosted by The Young Women's League of New Canaan

Saturday, March 28, 2015 Waveny Park The event is free and open to the public. 9:30am Festivities & Bake Sale 10:40am Egg Hunt Come join a New Canaan tradition at the 2015 Easter Egg Hunt! This magical experience takes place on the historic property and sprawling grounds of Waveny Park and includes 10,000 Easter Eggs, [...] Read More »

Bunny Breakfast & Egg Hunt

March 28, 2015 – 9:30am – 12:00pm Parks & Recreation and the EHHS Student Council present this wonderful event for children age 10 and younger. Tickets required and are available in main office of EHHS or at the Parks & Rec Office. Call Parks & Recreation at 860-291-7160 for more information. Breakfast with Peter Cottontail, [...] Read More »

2015 Space Expo

On Sunday, March 29 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., you have the opportunity to experience aerospace science and technology, and to meet pioneers from the aerospace industry. Featured guests include space explorers, scientists and engineers: • UTC Aerospace Systems • the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) • the Aldrich Astronomical Society • the National Weather [...] Read More »

Playtime at the Palace Series

Looking for a fun and engaging outing for your kids? Come to Playtime at The Palace featuring puppets, bubbles, story pirates, silent movie slapstick and more! Join us on Sundays this winter as our entertainers delight your children with up-close-and-personal performances! Bari Koral Family Rock Band Sunday, March 22 at 3:00 pm UPStage at The [...] Read More »

Fairy Tales on Happy Trails – Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs

April 1 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Fairy Tales on Happy Trails – Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs Hi ho! Hi ho! It’s off to work we go! Learn about the rocks deep in the Earth and make a rock troll. Bring your own picnic lunch. Led by Amy Stich. Ages 3-5. $10.20 [...] Read More »

Annual Imperial Oil Egg Hunt

Friday, April 3, 2015 10:00 am Presented by: The South Windsor Parks & Recreation Department. Special thanks to Imperial Oil and Plumbing. Come enjoy this FREE fun-filled family event at SWHS Stadium. Children will ‘hunt’ for plastic eggs, meet the Easter bunny and enjoy a hot drink or snack sold for a fundraiser. In conjuction [...] Read More »

A Visit from the Easter Bunny

Friday, April 3 2015, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Easter Egg Hunt will be held at the Air Museum on Friday, April 3rd! The egg hunt will run from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for children ages 1-10. One adult is permitted in the maze to assist with each child ages 1-6. Limit of [...] Read More »

Vernon Annual Easter Egg Hunt

 Friday April 3, 2015 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM   The Vernon Parks & Recreation Department and Rockville Dunkin’ Donuts, will hold the annual Easter Egg Hunt on Friday, April 3 at Henry Park for children ages 2-8. Come and hunt for teh thousands of foil wrapped chocolate eggs hidden by the Easter Bunny. Pre-registration [...] Read More »

Easter Egg Hunt & Rent a Baby Chick

Friday April 3, 10 am – 1 pm Join us on Good Friday, April 3rd from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm for the annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Barnes Nature Center -Open field egg hunt -Kids activities -Candy free event Kids bring your favorite basket! Cost: $5.00/child. Children 1 and under are FREE Rent [...] Read More »

Woodland Egg Hunt

April 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Woodland Egg Hunt Stroll the trails in search of wooden eggs and meet DPNC’s egg-laying friends as you go. Bring your eggs back to our Creation Stations to paint and decorate in your own unique way! Meet the wild Easter Bunny and enjoy a few sweet treats! [...] Read More »

United Methodist Church of Monroe Annual Easter Egg Hunt 2014

Saturday, April 4 2015 9:00 a.m. – Rain or Shine Join us on Saturday, April 4, for a “Hoppin’ Good Time!” at the United Methodist Church of Monroe’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event begins at 9:00 am and will be held rain (inside) or shine (outside). The cost to participate is $3.00 per child [...] Read More »

RCA Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:00am Hop on over to the Community Center, rain or shine, to meet the Easter Bunny and participate in RCA’s annual Easter Egg Hunt. Parents, please drop off six plastic eggs filled with candy, snacks or coins for each participating child to T.G. Diamandis at 3 St. James Place (off [...] Read More »

Norwich CT Spring Egg Hunt

Saturday April 4, 2015 11 a.m.  The Annual Spring Egg Hunt will be at Howard Brown Park April 19th. Egg hunt will kick off at 11, for ages 2-5. PLEASE arrive before 11 so you don’t miss the start. Last year things moved quickly! Aged 6-9 will go directly after the first group and 10+ will [...] Read More »

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday April 4th from 11am to 2pm Follow the Easter Bunny to Farmington Miniature Golf & Ice Cream Parlor on Route 4 in Farmington Saturday, April 4th for our 19th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Kids can hunt for over 15,000 Easter Eggs filled with Chocolate and Prizes with your $1 donation to the Our Companions [...] Read More »

Annual Easter Egg Roll

Saturday, April 4, 2015 10:00am – 11:00am ages 2-12 Following a White House tradition since the 1870s, the Library has hosted its own Easter Egg Roll—one that has now become a Southport tradition. Children (ages 2 -12) with their families prepare for the event by dyeing their own eggs at the Library first. Participants must bring [...] Read More »

Easter Eggstravaganza at The New Britain Youth Museum

Saturday April 4 2015, 10:30am – 12:30pm Egg Hunts: 10:45-4 y.o. and under, 11:45-5 y.o. and up Story, visit a live rabbit, and Easter egg hunts Cost: FREE for members, $5/non-members Ages: up to 10 years old Number of eggs collected may be limited Location:  Hungerford Park - 191 Farmington Avenue, Kensington, Connecticut 06037 http://www.newbritainyouthmuseum.org Read More »

Easter Bunny Fun Day at The Connecticut Trolley Museum

Saturday April 4, 2015 10:00am – 4:30pm Easter Bunny Fun Day is a family fun filled day where each child will get an Easter Egg containing a surprise, and a small craft to create. Around the Museum will be face painting, tattoos, train tables to play at, bubble tables, and of course the Easter Bunny. [...] Read More »

Annual “egg-stravaganza”

Connecticut Audubon Society, Center at Fairfield, 2325 Burr Street, Fairfield, CT 06824 April 4, 2015 10:00 am – 11:30 am 10– 11:30 a.m. and 1—2:30 p.m. Fun family activities include an egg hunt (ideal for children 8 and under), spring-themed craft making, and a visit from a special rabbit. Our morning egg hunt includes a continental breakfast and [...] Read More »

Egg-straordinary Egg-stravaganza

April 4, 2015 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Tired of the same old egg hunt? Join us and Benedict the Egg – he will be facilitating and participating in loads of egg-citing activities, including: 10:00 am – noon – Danny Lyons from the WEBE 108 Lyons Den hosts a live broadcast. 10:30 am – The [...] Read More »

Heckscher Farm Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 4, 10 am – Noon Children ages six and younger can bring their own baskets and hunt for hundreds of eggs that will be hidden all over Heckscher Farm. Eggs will be distributed throughout the two-hour event. Once eggs have been collected, they can be turned in for a goody bag. Parents and [...] Read More »

Olde Mistick Village Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 04, 2015 12:00 PM Hippy-hop to Olde Mistick Village to meet Mr. Bunny! He will be in the Gazbo on the Village green for a special egg and hug for two year olds and younger from 12 Noon – 1 p.m. Then the “older” kids will have their chance to “hunt” for eggs [...] Read More »

Annual Easter Island Easter Bunny Scavenger Hunt

  Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Bring your own Easter basket and join in the fun as you hunt for the hidden clues scattered throughout the Museum in colorful Easter Eggs. Enjoy Story Telling or a Movie Prizes and more Prizes! $4.00 Admission Fee *Library Passes & Coupons are not [...] Read More »

Naugatuck's Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Easter Village

April 4, 2015 from 12 P.M. – 2:30 P.M. (raindate April 18, 2015) PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Please call 203-720-7071 to register your child. Bring your own basket! For children ages 2-10 At Naugatuck High School 543 Rubber Ave. Naugatuck. Check in is at 12 P.M. Easter Bunny and friends will make a special appearance at 12:30 [...] Read More »

Annual Dino Egg Hunt

April 11, 2015  10:30am (Rain Date April 18) Monty’s hopping down the dinosaur trail, and he’s hiding Dino Eggs for you to find. Hunt for hundreds of Dino Eggs in different locations throughout The Dinosaur Place at Nature’s Art Village*. Save 10% when you register before April 2nd by calling 860.443.4367. *Locations will be separated [...] Read More »

Special Events, Entertainment Announced At Quassy Amusement & Waterpark

Quassy Amusement & Waterpark has announced its 2015 special events and entertainment schedule. Most entertainment events will take place at the park’s Carousel Theatre, unless otherwise noted. Parking is $7, July 4 is $8. April 25 & 26: $40 Carload Weekend – Quassy kicks off its 107th season with a $40 carload special. Up to [...] Read More »

Danbury Kids Expo

Sunday April 26, 2015 11:00 am – 4:00 pm The Danbury Kids Expo is for children of all ages, parents, grandparents and prospective parents or even anyone who is thinking about having a child. A portion of the admission fees will go directly to The American Cancer Society. There will be something for anyone and [...] Read More »

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