Looking for a local Easter egg hunt for your children? Or an Easter parage, Easter brunch or breakfast or other Easter events in New Orleans and Southeast Louisiana? Scroll down this page and you will see all of thoses in New Orleans and Southeast Louisiana, sorted by county.
ALWAYS call before you go
to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!
If you know of one we missed and want to add it or correct the
information, please let me know!
Updates for August 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 Since many egg hunts do not publish the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
Click on Resources above, if you need a county map
New Orleans Opera Children’s Party and Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
Opera Guild Home, 2504 Prytania Street, New Orleans,LA 70130. Phone:
(504) 267-9527. Alternate phone: (504) 529-2278. Email:
Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Sunday, March 25, 2018 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as may have changed) from 2 pm to 4 pm. Tickets:
Advanced Purchase. Join us for a fun
afternoon including an Egg Hunt, an interactive performance for
children by MetroPelican Opera,and light food and refreshments for
children and adults alike! The Easter Bunny will be available for
photos that may be purchased separately for $10 each. No refunds
unless the event is cancelled. Tickets may be purchased through
Eventbrite (click on the link above) or by contacting Gina Klein at
the NOOA box office: 504-267-9527.
City Park at Carousel Gardens Amusement Park Easter Egg Hunt
- Easter egg hunt
New Orleans City Park, 1 Victory Drive, New
Orleans, LA 70124. Phone: (504) 483-9402. Alternate Phone: (504) 482-4888. Email:
PMarina@nocp.org. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we haven't received an update from them; ;
Gates open at 9am and the event begins at 10am. Price: $4 per person -
Under 12 months and Friends of City Park members get free admission.
Members need to show their card. At New Orleans City Park's Carousel
Gardens! We hide more than 15,000 Easter eggs around the
amusement park, including golden eggs with special prizes hidden
inside. Kids can visit with the Easter Bunny and enjoy face painting
and more entertainment. The event is recommended for 8 years and
younger and there will be a ‘little kid’ area just for toddlers. No
need to bring your own basket or bag, the kids will place their 12
collected eggs into a provided egg carton. Tickets are available ahead
of time and at the door (but get yours now so you don’t have to wait
in line!) Storyland will open at 9am and rides in Carousel Gardens
will begin running at 11am.
Confetti Kids Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
Algiers Point, New Orleans, LA 70114. Email:
Event date and time: Sunday, March 29, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
freeDirections: Delcazal Park, corner of Verret, Opelousas and Seguin
Streets. All are welcome. Gather at 3 p.m. Hunt begins promptly at
Lakeview Presbyterian Church - Easter Egg Hunt,
Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana. Phone: (504) 482-7892. Event date and
time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as may have changed) at 12:15 PM. The even will feature a
visit with the Easter bunny, an egg hunt with over 1000 eggs, snacks
New Orleans French Quarter Easter Parade - Easter parade
French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisianna. Phone:
504-888-7608. Event date and time: Easter Sundayat 11 am
and a second at 1 pm. . The first, is the Historic
French Quarter Parade. The story goes that the daughter of
Count Arnaud started the Historic French Quarter Parade
close to 100 years ago. Today the parade starts at 10:30
a.m. at Arnaud’s Restaurant (613 Bienville Street). It
includes a stop for the 11 a.m. mass at the St. Louis
Cathedral. The parade features stylish ladies in lovely hats
handing out goodies via both carriages and convertibles. The
parade travels up Bienville Street, along Dauphine
Street,via Iberville Street, and down Bourbon Street. They
turn right onto Toulouse Street, then another right on to
Royal Street, followed by a left on Conti Street and another
left on Chartres towards St. Louis Cathedral. After mass,
they travel back to Arnaud’s, snaking back through the
French Quarter. Chris Owens Easter Parade: At 1 pm, the
Chris Owens Easter Parade rolls through the French Quarter.
Chris Owens, a French Quarter entertainer, rides as grand
duchess every year. Her procession includes carriages,
limos, wagons, trolleys and vintage cars. Entertainment is
provided by brass bands and walking groups. The parade
begins at the corner of Canal and Bourbon Streets, and
travels along Bourbon Street towards St. Phillip Street.
They take Phillip Street and take a right on Decatur Street.
The parade then travels down Decatur to where it comes to an
end at Canal Street in the Astor Crowne Hotel.
New Orleans Moms Blog Family Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
Parenting Center, 938 Calhoun Street, New Orleans, LA. Event date and time: Saturday,
March 22, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM (PST). The New Orleans Moms
Blog presents Second Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Saturday, March 22, 2014
at The Parenting Center, New ... Street Snowballs and many more to
bring you a wonderful family friendly event. All children must
purchase a ticket in advance ($8). Proceeds will benefit The March of Dimes.We will
have an Easter Basket Giveaway (one for a boy and one for a girl)
including items from Palm Tree Playground, Nolafionnah, Lisey Lu,
Loomed NOLA, Essie's Sparkling Confections, Little Pnuts, Creative
Sitters & more. We'll also have fun treats & prizes from Elmer's
Candy, Let's pARTy NOLA and more! (UPDATED: April 11, 2014, from their website)
- NOMA Egg Hunt and Family Festival - Easter Egg
New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins C. Diboll Circle, City
Park, New Orleans, LA 70124. Phone: 504-658-4100. Event date and time:
Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as may have changed) from 10 AM - 2 PM. Join us for the NOMA Egg
Hunt & Family Festival in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture
Garden. Bring your family for a fun-filled day featuring egg hunts, a
petting zoo, spacewalks, face painting, crafts activities and more!
Join us inside for a fun scavenger egg hunt and activities on all
three floors of the museum. Tickets are still available until 2 pm
today and will be sold at the door tomorrow.
St. Bernard Parish
St. Charles Parish
St. Charles Department of Parks and Recreation Easter Egg Hunt
- Easter Egg Hunt
West Bank Bridge Park Pavillion, 13825 River Road,
Luling, Louisiana 70070. 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)
at 9:30 am.
St. Charles United Methodist Church Community Easter Egg Hunt
- Easter egg hunt
Charles United Methodist Church, 1905 Ormond Blvd., Destrehan, Louisiana
70047. Phone: (985) 764-8292. Email: email@example.com.
Event date and time: See their website for this year's date; most likely
Satyrday, March 24, 2018 at 11:30 am. St. Charles United Methodist Church
is hosting a day of events for their Matthew 25:35 Food Pantry. At 9:30AM we
will have a 5K Fun Run/Walk event from the church along the levee and back. We
will also have a Community wide Easter Egg Hunt at 11:30AM. The Craft Fair will
have indoor and outdoor booths with all types of crafters. We will also have
concessions with "Ronnie's World Famous Jambalaya" and much more!! Bring
your family our for a fun day, shop for some Easter items and get your workout
all at the same event. We would appreciate any food you can bring for our
Matthew 25:35 Food Pantry. Just our pantry serves 175 - 200 families a month and
we have multiple pantries in our parish. The "Need to Feed" right here in St.
Charles Parish is a great one. If you are interested in hosting a food drive
during the month of March please let us know. For more information email
St. John the Baptist Parish
St. Tammany Parish
Easter at the Mandeville Market Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
Trailhead, 675 Lafitte St., Mandeville, LA. Phone: 985-624-3147. 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 we haven't received an update from them; 10am to 1pm. Meet us
at the Trailhead for a morning of fun. Begin the day with Music and
Magic performed by Chris Eschete, The Singsations, Adventure Pets tent
for an assortment of Easter bunnies, arts and crafts, tumbling fun
with Mandeville Gymnastics Academy, free Elmer's candy, food vendors
and aquatic fountains. At 12:00 the Easter Bunny will lead us
through the bunny trail to the
Easter Egg Hunt.
Hammond Square Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt, Easter
Bunny, petting zoo
Hammond Square, 514 Palace Dr, Hammond, LA
70403. Phone: (985) 543-3581. 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 am to 12 noon; Egg hunt starts at 10 am on the dot! All
events are free for kids! Kids 5 and under: Dillard's. Kids 6 and up:
Sears. Easter Bunny story time at Noon at Books-A-Million. Face
Painting 10am - Noon. Arts & Crafts (near Justice & Children's Place).
Wagon Rides. Meet Piper the Pelican. Kajun Broadcasting will be on
site with prize giveaways. Easter egg hunt, a petting zoo
of live rescue bunnies, a classic car show and more. There will be two
groups according to age: 4 and younger and 5 and older. No
registration is required. Carnival Games, Video Game Truck,
Petting Zoo, Face Painting, Easter Egg Hunt. *Free Event*. Easter Egg
Hunt kicks off at 10:15 a.m.! Hammond Square Mall with feature
its annual FREE Easter Eggstravaganza. Hammond Square Mall with
feature its annual FREE Easter Eggstravaganza on 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 10am to 1PM.
- KIM'S Playhouse Presents Eggs-travaganza! - Easter egg hunt
Plantation, 12678 Hwy 311, Houma, LA. Event date and time: Saturday, March 13, 2016
from 11-4pm. They will have an Easter Egg Hunt, Face Painting, Balloons, Bubbles,
Crafts, Games, Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Train Rides, Games, Easter Bunny,
Pictures & More! Tickets will be sold at a Ticket Booth. The Egg Hunt is
free for all!