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

Looking for a local Easter egg hunt for your children? Or an Easter parage, Easter brunch or breakfast or other Easter events in Monmouth County, New Jersey?  Scroll down this page and you will see all of thoses in Monmouth County, New Jersey, 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

August: 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  Since many egg hunts do not publish the current year's dates until the very last minute, we may not get their current information, which is why we have links to their websites, facebook pages and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!
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Easter Egg Hunt, Parade and Event Listings

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Monmouth County

  • Belmar Children's Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    4th Avenue Beach, Belmar, NJ. Phone: (732) 681-3700. Event date and time: Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 11am Sharp. - ARRIVE BEFORE 11 am. Please don't be late as the Easter Egg Hunt will start on time and only lasts a few short minutes before all the eggs.  The annual Easter Egg Hunt is open to Belmar residents free of charge. The annual Easter Egg Hunt is open to Belmar residents free of charge. Over 3,000 eggs are placed in the sand on the Second Avenue beach and children ages 1-9 enjoy hunting for them. Two eggs in each age category contain a ticket for a special treat. The rain date for this event is Saturday 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) 11AM sharp. Come join the Easter Bunny on the beach for this fun event!
    Ages 1-3 4th Ave Beach Entrance; Ages 4-5 3rd Ave Beach Entrance; Ages 6-7 3rd ave Beach Entrance; Ages 8-9 2nd ave Beach Entrance.
  • Howell Elks Lodge #2515 - Easter Egg Hunt and Lunch with the Easter Bunny
    84 Ramtown Greenville Rd, Howell, NJ 07731. Email: cantwellconnie@yahoo.com. Event date and time: Saturday, March 31, 2018 from, no time is given - email them to ask!
  • Pier Village Hopping Down The Bunny Trail Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunts for children, The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, Tents or other provisions are made for bad weather, FREE admission, Children's crafts, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms
    One Chelsea Drive, Long Branch, NJ 07740. Phone: 609-312-1480. Event date and time: Saturday, March 31, 2018  at 1 pm to 3 pm. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Notes: Click here for our Facebook page. Meet & Greet the Easter Bunny! Bunny Hop! Entertainment! Amusements! Facepainting! Easter Bonnet Parade! Egg Hunt* and Much More! *Registration required day of event; some restrictions will apply 1:30 PM Ages 3 & under
    1:45 PM Ages 4-6
    2:00 PM Ages 7-9
    2:15 PM Ages 10+
    Children of all ages are encouraged to bring their Easter baskets to join in the Egg Hunt on the beach.
  • Searchlight Church - Easter egg hunts for children, Easter egg hunts for infant, Easter egg hunts for toddlers, The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Postponed in bad weather (see comments section), FREE admission, Children's crafts, Other activities for children, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, Farm animals are present, concessions / refreshment stand, face painting, petting zoo, farm animals
    410 Broadway, Long Branch, NJ 07740. Phone: 732-962-1522. Email: Chris@searchlightchurch.com.Event date and time: Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 10am to 12pm. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Free - no payments needed for anything. Click here for our Facebook page. Free Community Egg Hunt - 10,000 eggs, Easter Bunny, Cotton Candy, Carnival Games and prizes. Pre-register online on our website.  4 separate egg searches for kids birth to 6th grade!  
    A visitor writes on March 13, 2012:
    "This event is awesome!"