Looking for a local Easter egg hunt for your children? Or an Easter parage, Easter brunch or breakfast or other Easter events in Middlesex County, Connecticut? Scroll down this page and you will see all of thoses in Middlesex County, Connecticut, sorted by county.
ALWAYS call before you go
to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!
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Updates for October 2018
Easter Sunday will April 21, 2019, If you plan to hold an Easter egg hunt, add
or update your information as soon as you can. In 2018 most Easter egg hunts
were held on
either Saturday, March 24, 2018 or Saturday, March 31, 2018. ALWAYS click the links to check date and time with the event's own website, as there are often last minute changes due to weather or logistical problems, just click on the link to the event's website and (in most cases), you want to click on the "events" link or "calendar" link on their website.
Or use their site search for "Easter". Do let them know you found them here, so
they will update us next year. Since many egg hunts do not publish the
current year's dates until the very last minute, we may not get their
current information, which is why we have links to their websites, facebook
pages and calendars. See their events calendar. There are also Easter breakfasts and brunches and
Easter parades to watch! RELATED:
You may also want to
go to a local farm to
Pick Your Own fruit and vegetables
; strawberries start very soon in most areas!
And if you are looking for local
children's consignment sales, also often held by churches in
the Spring and Fall, click
Easter Egg Hunt, Parade and Event Listings
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Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets Meet the Easter Bunny -
Meet the Easter Bunny
Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets, 20-A
Killingworth Turnpike. Clinton, CT 06413. Phone: (860) 664-4675. Event
date and time: Saturday, March 24, 2018 and a week later from
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Free! Join the Easter Bunny as he strolls Clinton
Crossing Premium Outlets, handing out treats from Lindt Chocolate to
little ones and posing for pictures along the way.
Essex Steamtrain and Riverboat - Easter train
Steam Train & Riverboat, 1 Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT 06426. Phone:
860-767-0103. Contact: Pam Amodio. Email:
Easter Bunny is hopping into Essex Station for a fun-filled weekend for
both kids and adults Event date and time: Saturday, March 31, 2018
and on Easter Sunday. Bring your little ones to the Essex Steam
Train’s Bunny Breakfast and enjoy a family meal with the Easter Bunny in
River Valley Junction. The Easter Bunny will visit each child and give
them each a small gift. But that’s not all! Enter the “Count the
Jellybeans” contest and enjoy other family entertainment and fun arts &
crafts. The Bunny Breakfast Buffet offers scrambled eggs, bacon,
sausage, potato cakes, pancakes, biscuits & gravy, fruit, cereal,
coffee, & juice and the whole experience is $22/adult, $18/child (ages
4-11. Children under 4 are free). Doors open at 8:30 a.m. and the
breakfast buffet begins at 9:00 a.m. This event is indoors in the River
Valley Junction building at Essex Station and does not have a train
component. Purchase Tickets More information:
looking for a more refined celebration, hop on the elegant Essex Clipper
Dinner Train on Sunday, April 1st for the
special Easter Lunch or Dinner Train! Board at 10:45 a.m. for the 11
a.m. to 1 p.m. three-course lunch excursion, complete with
complimentary mimosas and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Tickets are
$55/adult, $25/child (12 and under. Children ages 3 & under are free).
For a four-course Easter dinner served in beautifully restored 1920's
Pullman diners pulled by a vintage diesel locomotive, board the Essex
Clipper Dinner Train at Essex Station at 3:45 for a 4:00-6:30 p.m.
excursion. Tickets are $82.50/adult, $62.50/children (under 12).
Purchase Tickets More information:
Visit EssexSteamTrain.com for
more information, full menu details and to purchase tickets to each of
the weekend events. Happy Easter!
Middletown CT Woodrow Wilson Middle School Easter Candy Hunt
- Easter egg hunt
Woodrow Wilson Middle School, 370 Hunting
Hill Avenue. Event date and time: Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 9:30 am.
Please arrive thirty minutes before your first age group & have your
free instant picture taken with the Easter Bunny!! Participants should
bring an Easter Basket with them. Bring your own camera for more photo
opportunities. Candy Hunt Times: 10:00 am 0 - 2 years old; 10:20 am 3 -
4 years old; 10:40 am 5 - 6 years old; 11:00 am 7 - 8 years old; 11:20
am 9 - 10 years old ; 11:40 am 11 - 12 years oldMiddletown Recreation
and Community Services, 860.638.4500
- Old Saybrook Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Easter Egg Hunt
Old Saybrook Rec Center - 308 Main Street Old Saybrook, CT 06475. Phone:
860-395-3152. Event date and time: Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 11 am
to 12 pm. Fees/Admission: FREE. Join us for this fun event to find
different pieces of wrapped candy. Three different fields around the
Recreation Center will be used to “hide” the candy for the kids to find,
each field will be for a different age group. Age groups will be 2-4 yr
olds on McMurray Field, 5yr olds - 1st graders on the Middle school
field, and 2nd & 3rd graders on the Town Green. Please bring a basket to
put the goodies in. Please sign up online by March 11th. Bring a camera
to take pictures with the Easter Bunny. Co-Sponsored by Old Saybrook
Ray of Light Farm - Easter egg hunt
Ray of Light Farm,
232 Town Street, East Haddam, CT 06423. Phone: 860-873-1895. Email:
Event date and time: Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 1:00am and 12:30pm
(Registration closes at 1:30pm). Rain or shine. There will be games and
basket raffles, wagon rides for the whole family, meet the Easter bunny
and of course a continual egg hunt. Hot dogs and drinks for sale. See
you there! $10 per participating child.. Online Ticket Sales.
- Top Notch Truck and Car Club Second annual Easter Egg Hunt
- Easter egg hunt
Macdonough Elementary School, 66 Spring Street,
Middletown, CT 06457. Event date and time: Saturday, March 31, 2018 from
11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Easter Basket Giveaways.
- Valley Bible Church - Easter egg hunt, Inflatablies, bounce
houses, etc., Childrens crafts, Vendors, Held indoors in bad weather,
FREE admission, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, Other, restrooms,
concession stand (drinks, snacks and/or food)
220 Turkey Hill Road,
Haddam, CT 06438. Phone: (860) 346-8932. Event date and time: Saturday,
March 24, 2018 from 10AM to 12 Noon! Egg Hunts, Bounce Houses, Face
Painting, Games, and Food. Admission is Free. Please bring canned goods
to benefit the East Haddam and Haddam Food Banks. The event is rain or
shine. Please remember a basket to collect eggs. Event held at 220
Turkey Hill Road, Haddam CT call with questions: 860-345-8932. E. Directions:
Click here for a map and directions. Payment: FREE Valley Bible
Church is hosting it's annual Eggstravaganza with Egg Hunts, Bounce
Houses, Face Painting, Games, and Food. Admission is Free. Please bring
canned goods to benefit the East Haddam and Haddam Food Banks. The event
is rain or shine. (Indoor). Please remember a basket to collect eggs.
Also, Lions club is offering a free vision screening during the event.
Event held at 220 Turkey Hill Road, Haddam CT call with questions:
Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: March 12, 2018)
Wadsworth Glen Health Care and Rehabilitation Center Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
Wadsworth Glen Health Care and
Rehabilitation Center, 30 Boston Road, Middletown, CT 06457. Phone:
860-346-9299. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 31, 2018 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as may have changed) from 10:30
am to 12pm. Join us for our Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Free and Open to
the Public. Wadsworth Glen Recreation Room. Contact: Lynette Milardo.
Free, no registration required.
Outlets CT Spring Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
Outlets, 314 Flat Rock Place, Westbrook, CT 06498. Phone: (860)
399-8656. Event date and time: Saturday, March 31, 2018 from 12:00 PM
Noon, Picnic Area. Hop on by and join us for our 21st Annual Spring Egg
Hunt on Saturday, March 31, 2018! The hunt will start at noon in the
picnic area near Marquee Cinemas - and will be held by age groups: 3 and
under, 4-7, 8-12. Each age group will search for thousands of eggs
filled with candy, including Gold eggs filled with special prizes!
Please bring a basket or bag for all of your eggs. After the hunt, shop
and stay for family-fun activities at participating retailers.