Area Easter egg hunts this weekend

Posted at 7:48 AM, Apr 14, 2017

Many cities and establishments in Palm Beach County and the Treasure Coast are holding Easter egg hunts this weekend. Below are a few of the many events happening around town or you can check out a tasty brunch at a local restaurant.

  • The Flagler Museum in Palm Beach is holding a big hunt Saturday for children. Children are invited to hunt for more than 8,000 eggs on the Museum’s South Lawn and in the Cocoanut Grove.The Museum grounds will be sectioned off into age-appropriate areas so everyone, including toddlers, will have an opportunity to participate. Museum gates open at 9 a.m. Children can have their picture taken with the Easter Bunny, create Easter-themed art and receive their complimentary Flagler Museum commemorative egg. Cost is $15 for children and $18 for adults.
  • Easter Egg Hunt Saturday at Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens in West Palm Beach.  Doors open at 10 a.m. with the hunt starting at 10:15 a.m. Children are invited to look around the two acres of lush palms and native plants, along the garden trails and among the sculptures for brightly colored eggs to fill their baskets. After the hunt, children can take a picture with the Easter Bunny and cool down with an ice-cold glass of lemonade. Admission fees for non-members is $15 for adults, $10 for seniors (age 65 and older), $7 for all children. Advanced reservations required. Call 832-5328
  • In West Palm Beach, Breakfast with the Bunny at the Palm Beach Zoo on Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Highlights include a hot breakfast buffet, animal encounters, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny and an egg hunt.  Click here to register.
  • Also in West Palm Beach, the Giant Egg Hunt at Howard Park at 10 a.m. This is a free event
    for children 12 and under. Bring your kids, camera, and Easter basket. Every year, Peter Cottontail makes an appearance to deliver thousands of eggs to help usher in the spring season.
  • In Greenacres, the annual Egg'Stravaganza wil be held Saturday at Greenacres Community Park from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event includes a free hay ride and arts and crafts to take home as souvenirs from the event. Hunt for special prize eggs (15 eggs for $5 or get a picture with the Easter bunny for $5.
  • In Lake Worth, an egg hunt will be held at Bryant Park located on South Golfview Road on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $5 for three hunts or $2 to participate in one hunt. Activities include music, games, crafts and food vendors, if you will be so kind, come join us for a great time!
  • Delray Beach Easter egg hunt at Robert P. Miller Park located at 1905 SW 4th Ave. on April 15. Visit the Easter bunny at 8 a.m. with a free egg hunt starting at 8:30 a.m. No registration required. Children, ages 1 to 10 years old, are invited to bring their baskets and hunt for more than 10,000 eggs filled with candy and special prizes. The hunt will be separated into five different age divisions: 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8 and 9-10. One parent is allowed in with the 1-2 year olds only. Parents are not allowed in the other divisions.
  • In Boynton Beach, the city’s Egg-Stravaganza is Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Congress Avenue Barrier Free Park located at 3111 S. Congress Ave. Children will hunt for eggs on designated fields on their own. Parents will be allowed in the field with ages 1 & 2 only.
  • In Jupiter, a hunt will be held Saturday at 9:30 a.m. at Jupiter Community Park located at 3377 Church St. for ages 10 and under. The event includes bounce houses, face painting, arts and crafts and a toddler play area. Children will be divided into age groups for the hunt.  The Easter Bunny will be in attendance from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. 
  • Eggstravaganza in Port St. Lucie is a free event on April 15 at Whispering Pines Park located at 800 S.W. Darwin Blvd. Egg hunt starts at 9 a.m. Children ages 10 and under will hunt and gather from 14,000 eggs. Afterward, the Easter bunny will be waiting to meet with each and every boy and girl for a picture. Make sure to bring your camera. 
  • Annual Easter Fair in Stuart at Flagler Park located at 201 SW Flagler Ave. on Saturday. The free event will feature an egg hunt, hot dogs and drinks, candy, games, a bounce house and music from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.