Where to find an Easter egg hunt near you in Palm Beach County


Easter is this weekend! Looking for a fun Easter egg hunt for the kiddies? 

Here is a roundup of some of the best ones in the county:

PALM BEACH ZOO’S BREAKFAST WITH THE BUNNY & EGG HUNT 

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Palm Beach Zoo, 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach

Details: With your reservation enjoy all-day admission to the zoo, buffet breakfast with the Easter Bunny, animal encounters and an Easter egg hunt. Egg hunt starts at 9:15 a.m. for children 12 and under. Free carousel rides!

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Cost: $26.95 for adults, $18.95 for children, ages 3-12 with membership; $36.95 for adults, $28.95 for children non-members

More info: 561-547-9453 or visit Palm Beach Zoo website


WEST PALM BEACH

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Howard Park, 1302 Parker Ave., West Palm Beach

Details: 10 a.m. Peter Cottontail will make an appearance and deliver thousands of Easter eggs for kids 12 and under to enjoy. After the egg hunt, join the Spring Fling Brunch which features an all-you-can eat breakfast with the Easter Bunny from 10:15 to 11:45 a.m.

Cost: Easter egg is free; brunch is $5 for adults; $3 for children

More info: 561-804-4900 or visit the city of West Palm Beach website.

JUPITER EASTER EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Jupiter Community Park, 3377 Church Street, Jupiter

Details: 9:30 a.m. The hunts are for children 10 and younger, who will be divided into the following age groups: 1 & younger, 2-3, 4-6, 7-10. The family event will have bounce houses, face painting, arts and crafts and a toddler play area.

Bring your own baskets to collect eggs filled with candy. The Easter Bunny will be available for visits and pictures from 10 to 11 a.m.

Note the change in location from Jupiter Community Center to Jupiter Community Park.

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Cost: Free

More info: Visit the Town of Jupiter’s website


LAKE WORTH EASTER EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Bryant Park, Lake Avenue and S. Golfview Road, Lake Worth

Details: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kids can hunt for eggs, play in bounce houses and  enjoy games. There will be live music, food vendors and more. The Easter Bonnet Parade begins at 9:40 a.m.

Cost: $5 for 3 hunts; $2 for a hunt

More info: 561-533-7363 or visit the City of Lake Worth website


FLAGLER MUSEUM’S EASTER EGG HUNT AND EGG ROLL

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Flagler Museum, 1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach

Details: Gates open at 9 a.m., and the Easter egg hunt begins promptly at 10 a.m. Kids can hunt more than 8,000 candy-filled eggs on the museum’s grounds. Take pictures with the Easter Bunny, engage in Easter-themed craft projects, have their face painted, receive a balloon sculpture, and play the Bean Bag Toss game. Bring your own basket.

Cost: $18 for adults; $15 for children

More info: 561-655-2833 or visit the Flagler Museum’s website


BOYNTON BEACH EGG-STRAVAGANZA

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Congress Avenue Barrier Free Park, 3111 S. Congress Ave., Boynton Beach

Details: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kids ages 1 through 12 can hunt for hundreds of Easter eggs, meet Peter Cottontail, have their faces painted and play in bounce houses. And everyone can enjoy live music.

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Cost: Free

More info: 561-742-6649 or visit Boynton Beach’s website


EASTER EGG HELICOPTER DROP

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Roger Dean Stadium, 4751 Main St., Jupiter

Details: Gates open at 3:30 p.m. Generation Church in conjunction with Roger Dean Stadium will host the event where 50,000 eggs with candy, prizes and gifts will be dropped from a helicopter onto the field. There will be face painting, a lemonade stand and a free gift bag for every family. After the egg drop, enjoy a baseball game between Jupiter Hammerheads and Dunedin Bluejays. Bring your own basket.

Cost: The event and baseball game are free if you retrieve your tickets at generationchurch.com/eggdrop

More infoEaster Egg Helicopter Drop


DELRAY BEACH EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Robert P. Miller Park, 1905 SW Fourth Ave., Delray Beach

Details: Visit with the Bunny at 8 a.m. Hunt starts at 8:30 a.m. Over 10,000 eggs filled with candy and special prizes are up for grabs at the 25th annual egg hunt. Children ages 1 through 10 are invited to bring their own baskets and participate in the hunt.

Cost: Free

More info: 561-243-7277


ANN NORTON SCULPTURE GARDENS’ EASTER EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

WhereAnn Norton Sculpture Gardens, 2051 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach

Details: Doors open at 10 a.m. Egg hunt starts promptly at 10:15 a.m. Kids ages 1 through 10 can hunt for hundreds of Easter eggs among the two acres of lush palms and native plants. Kids can also enjoy a lemonade stand and a visit from the Easter Bunny.

Cost: Complimentary to ANSG Family Member levels and above. $15 for adults; $10 for seniors; $7 for students; children under five are free

More info: Visit Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens website


CITY OF GREENACRES EGG’STRAVANGANZA

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Greenacres Community Park, 2905 Jog Road, Greenacres

Details: The event features free activities including the Hippity Hop Hayride, Easter bonnet and bow tie contest, arts and crafts and more. Kids can also enjoy inflatable rides and a picture with the Easter Bunny.

Cost: Free admission; $5 per ticket for egg hunt, includes 15 eggs

More info: 561-642-2090


BETHESDA’S SPRING CARNIVAL AND EASTER EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, 141 S. County Rd., Palm Beach

Details: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Spring Carnival with inflatable games, food and antiques/used books marketplace. Plus multiple Easter egg hunts for various age groups.

Cost: Free

More info: 561-655-4554 or visit Bethesda-by-the-Sea’s website.


VILLAGE OF WELLINGTON’S EASTER EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Village Park, 11700 Pierson Rd., Wellington

Details: The egg hunt begins promptly at 10 a.m. Children will be divided into four age groups will be divided into four age groups: ages 2 and under; ages 3 to 4; ages 5 to 7; and ages 8 to 10. At each egg hunt, eggs found with a pink bunny ticket inside will earn a special prize. 

Cost: Free

More info: 561-791-4005 or visit the Village of Wellington Facebook page


LAKE PARK’S EASTER EGG HUNT

When: Saturday, April 15, 2017

Where: Kelsey Park, 601 Federal Park, Lake Park

Details: 9 a.m. The event will include children’s activities, music, food, arts and crafts and give-a-ways. Kids ages 1 through 10 can hunt for over 5,000 Easter eggs and meet the Easter Bunny.

Cost: Free

More info: 561-840-0160 or visit Lake Park’s website


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