Find a local Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Parade, Easter Brunch, etc.

Looking for a local Easter egg hunt for your children? Or an Easter parade, Easter brunch or breakfast or other Easter events in Middlesex County, New Jersey?  Scroll down this page and you will see all of those in Middlesex County, New Jersey, sorted by county. ALWAYS either see their website or call before you go to confirm the info, there are often last minute changes which they do not report to us!  If you have missed the Easter egg hunts in your area (or they were canceled), see this page about how to easily have your own backyard or local park Easter egg hunt.

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Updates for December 2021

It looks like egg hunts will be returning in 2021! Unfortunately MANY are waiting until literally the last minute to publish their plans and details. We're updating their information daily as it comes in.  Those we KNOW are having an event in 2021 are highlighted in yellow, like this passage to make them easy to find as you scroll down the page.

If you have missed the Easter egg hunts in your area (or they were canceled), see this page about how to easily have your own backyard or local park Easter egg hunt.

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! Farms will be open, and it's quite safe out in a field, where people are not close to each othger!
And if you are looking for local children's consignment sales, also often held by churches in the Spring and Fall, click here!

ALWAYS click the links to check date and time with the event's own website, as there are often last minute cancellations, postponements or changes to locations due to weather (like heavy rains) 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 Since many egg hunts do not publish the current year's dates until the very last minute, or simply never respond to email, we may not get their current information, which is why we have links to their websites, Facebook pages and calendars. Besides egg hunts, there are also Easter breakfasts and brunches and Easter parades to watch!
If you need to add your egg hunt or update your existing information, click on these links.

 

Easter Egg Hunt, Parade and Event Listings

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Middlesex County

  • Cook's Market at Rutgers Gardens - Easter egg hunts for children, Postponed in bad weather (see comments section), Children's crafts, Other activities for children, Baskets are provided, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand
    112 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick , NJ 08901. Phone: (732) 932-8451. Fax: 732-932-7060. Email: edalyforseth@gmail.com. Event date and time: Spring festival and egg hunt details can be found on our website: Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: June 08, 2019)
  • East Brunswick Baptist Church Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    East Brunswick Baptist Church, 456 Ryders Ln, East Brunswick, NJ. Phone: 732-613-1887. Event date and time: Cancelled for 2021, should be held again in 2022, likely to be on Saturday, March 27, 2021    from 1pm, to 4 pm. Ages 10 and under. Free Hot Dogs and Soda. Live Music. Bring your own baskets. Children need to be accompanied by adults.  Ages 10 and under.
  • East Brunswick Hide and Peep Egg Hunt - Drive-Thru Easter egg hunt
    Brunswick Square, 755 State Route 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816. Phone: (732) 238-3601. Email: brunswicksquare@washingtonprime.com. Event date and time: Saturday, March 27, 2021at 9am. You’re invited to our DRIVE-THRU Egg Hunt egg-stravaganza! Hop on by Brunswick Square Mall for our Drive-Thru Event! Say Hello to the Easter Bunny and get ready to pick up supplies for your TAKE HOME Hide & Peep Egg hunt Kit, and Cute as a Bunny Craft Take Home Kits.There are 25 GOLDEN EGGS hidden in random Take Home Kits! If you are a lucky KidX member who receives a golden egg, you win a special Easter surprise!!! *Instructions on claiming your prize will be inside the egg. Find the GOLDEN TICKET in your bag and WIN a GIFT CARD! *Up to 10 winners. *Kits are available while supplies last to the first 250 KidX members present in the car. 
  • East Brunswick Police Department PBA Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Easter Egg Hunt
    Warnsdorfer School, 9 Hardenburg Lane, East Brunswick, NJ. Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Good Friday, April 2, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet),  at 12 pm. The East Brunswick PBA #145 will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event will be held at Warnsdorfer School located 3 Hardenburg Lane, East Brunswick. The Easter Egg Hunt is free of charge and open to East Brunswick residents for all children 10 years of age and under. There will be a special appearance by the Easter Bunny. Find the golden egg to win a special prize! In the event of rain, the Easter Egg Hunt will be held at noon. Let us know you are coming by completing the registration form  on their website.
  • Elks Lodge Meet and Greet Easter Lunch - Easter egg hunts for children, Easter egg hunts for infant, Easter egg hunts for toddlers, Easter egg hunts for all ages (includes adults), The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Postponed in bad weather (see comments section), There is an admission fee, Children's music and storytelling, Other activities for children, Bring a basket to collect the eggs,
    74 East Railroad, Jamesburg, NJ 08831. Phone: 732-672-4230. Alternate Phone: 609-955-1597. Email: satindeesoft@hotmail.com. Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet) , Easter Egg Hunt at 10am, Line up 9-9:30. Directions: Off NJ Turnpike Exit 8A look up Jamesburg Elks Lodge. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Notes:LIGHT LUNCH W/THE EASTER BUNNY & EASTER EGG HUNT. Bring your own baskets!! Field in Front of JKF School. Ages 1-10 for hunt. After Hunt come to Jamesburg Elks Lodge for Prizes, Light Lunch & Meet the Easter Bunny. Bring your camera for pictures with Easter Bunny. $5.00 per Child 5 and up. $8.00 per Adult. Prettiest Bonnet and Funniest Tie Contest. Proceeds to support Special Needs Children and Adults .
  • First Baptist Church of Metuchen Easter EGG-Stravaganza - Easter egg hunts for children,
    225 Middlesex Avenue, Metuchen, NJ 08840. Phone: 732-548-4279. Event date and time: Cancelled for 2021, should be held again in 2022, would have been held on Saturday, April 3, 2021 from  10AM to 1PM. Children ages 2 through 11 years. Featuring Egg Hunts, Face Painting, Car Races, Games, Crafts, Snacks, and more. Easter Baskets given away every 15 minutes!! An adult must accompany children.
  • Life Church Helicopter Easter Egg Drop - Helicopter Easter Egg Drop
    2245 US-130, 2245 Route 130, South Brunswick Township, NJ 08810. .Email: ChurchOffice@njlifechurch.com. Event date and time: Based on previous year's dates, it SHOULD be held on Sunday, March 28, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet),  from 12:30 pm to 2:30 PM.  For ages 15 months to 12 years. FREE, but RSVP required. ICome on down for FREE food, a bunny petting zoo, games, the Easter Bunny, exhibits, music, and a helicopter that swoops in and drops 5000 EASTER EGGS filled with candy for an extreme Easter Egg hunt.
    The prizes are tickets for Sesame Place and an Urban Air Trampoline gift card. Check-in at 12:45pm to get your wristband. For any questions, please contact the church office.
  • Linwood School Breakfast with the Easter Bunny & Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Linwood School, 25 Linwood Pl, North Brunswick Township, NJ 08902. Phone: 732-247-0922 x 475. Email: events@northbrunswicknj.gov . Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet),  Breakfast 9 am; Egg Hunt 9:45 am. Ages: Up to 11 years old. There is a fee (ranges from $ to $10) see the News on their website.  register online at www.communitypass.net.
  • Milltown Lions Club Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Albert Avenue ParkAlbert Ave, Milltown, NJ 08850. Phone: 732-319-3996 . Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet), at 12 pm. For children ages 1 through children in eighth grade. Rain date is the next Saturday.
  • Mountainview Park Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Mountain View Park, Middlesex, NJ 08846. Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet), at  3 pm, Cost: Free. Please join us at Mountain View Park on Saturday, March 19 at 3pm for our annual Easter Egg Hunt. Ages 1-3, 4-6, 7-9. No Baskets or Bags allowed into candy circle. Bring your own camera for photos with the bunny! The raindate for this event is Sunday.
  • New Brunswick Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt, FREE event, Cancelled in bad weather, Bring a basket to collect the eggs,
    Buccleuch Park, 321 Easton Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ. Email: gkeels@cityofnewbrunswick.org. Event date and time: Cancelled for 2020, should be held again in 2021, likely to be on Saturday, March 27, 2021  Hunt starts promptly at 11AM  (rain date on their website). Ages: 2-12.
  • Perth Amboy Easter Egg Hunt - Easter Egg Hunt
    Albert G. Waters Stadium, 300 Eagle Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ 08861. Phone: 732-826-1690. Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, April 3, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet) from 11:30 am to 2:30 pm. Celebrate Easter with our Annual Easter Egg Hunt! For infants to children up to 3 years old, the egg hunt begins at 11:30 am. For children ages 4 - 10 years old, the egg hunt begins at 1 pm.
  • Piscataway Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    Piscataway Little League Fields, 491 Sydney Road, Piscataway, NJ. Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet), at 1 pm. For Ages: Up to age 11.
  • Plainfield Clow Stephens Park EGG-citing Activities - Easter egg hunt
    Clow Stephens Park, 16650 South Lily Cache Rd, Plainfield, NJ. Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, March 27, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet),from 11:00 am to 12pm. HHop on out to Clow Stephens Park to collect colorful eggs that the bunny has left behind. In addition to finding colorful eggs, you will receive a treat bag when you check-in. The Easter Bunny will be on-site starting at 10a for some great photo opportunities. Don't forget to bring your basket, and make sure your check your eggs before you leave because some eggs may contain a winning "gold egg". All children must be accompanied by an adult. NO ON-SITE REGISTRATION WILL BE ALLOWED. *Please arrive 15 minutes before your child's registered time as they will only be allowed to participate in their age appropriate time slot. Residents $6, Nonresidents  $8
  • South Plainfield PAL Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    PAL Memorial Field, Cady Lane, South Plainfield, NJ. Event date and time: We don't yet know if they are holding it in 2021, but based on the 2019 date (it obviously wasn't held in 2020), if they do hold it, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, April 3, 2021 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we cannot find an update for this year yet), at  1 pm. All Residents ages 1-10 are welcome* Please bring a bag for your eggs . Bring a camera to take pictures with the Easter Bunny and/or in a real police vehicle *No one will be allowed in if not accompanied by a South Plainfield Resident - ID required Pre-register at the PAL to avoid the lines

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