Below is a small sampling of Egg Hunts in the area offering fun for the whole family. 



Join Kenwick staff at the Kenwick Center for an evening of family-friendly fun including face painting, free food, and an egg hunt with over 3000 eggs, plus a few extra special golden eggs! The egg hunt will take place at Kenwick Park in two sections, first for kids ages 11 and under from 5 – 5:30 p.m., then for kids ages 12 to 17 from 6 – 6:30 p.m.



Broadway Baptist is hiding 10,000+ Easter Eggs. All children through 5th grade are invited to the Easter Egg Hunt. Come early at 10 am to enjoy the petting zoo, inflatables, and more. Bring your own basket please. 


Eastland Church of God will host an egg hunt for preK thru 5th grade, beginning at 10 am. 


Hop on down the bunny trail and fill your basket with fun! Eckert’s Annual Egg Hunt features animals for petting, tractor rides around the farm, cookie decorating, face painting, duck pond, gift from the bunny, and a free photo scene with the Easter Bunny. Join in on the fun & continue making memories at our farm. Egg Hunt dates are April 1, 2, 7, and 8 until 4:30 pm.


Happy Easter from Elevate Christian Church! Hop on over to Shillito Park on Saturday, April 8th, and join us for a free Easter Egg Hunt. Arrive at Shelter #4, near the pool. The Easter egg hunt begins at 10:30 AM and food will start at 11 AM.


Lafayette Church of the Nazarene is hosting a Free Easter Egg Hunt for all ages. OverEaster Service Egg Hunts: small basket with chocolate eggs falling out and two porceling bunnies 2,000 Eggs! The event will be from 10am-2pm. There will be FREE inflatables and games, egg hunting, hot dogs, burgers, Easter Bunny photo opportunities and more.

Ages 6 and under Egg Hunt at 11:00

Ages 7 and up at 11:30

Easter Eggs will be empty for the hunt and cashed in afterwards for free candy.


Porter Memorial Baptist Church is hosting a community egg hunt on Saturday, April 8 from 11:00am-1:00pm at Shillito Park in shelters 2 and 5. The egg hunt is open to kids in preschool- 5th grade. Don’t forget to bring a blanket or chair.


Join Waveland Historic Site for an Easter Egg Hunt, open to the public. Be sure to bring your basket to collect as many eggs as you can. For everyone’s safety and enjoyment, the egg hunt will be separated into age categories. There will be a face painting station, refreshments, photos with the Easter Bunny and more!

Egg hunt will start at 1:15pm. Event ends at 2:30pm.

There is parking on site, please follow the “private event” signs. The egg hunt will take place in the open field to the right of the barn, find your age section and get ready to hunt.

Pre-register and RSVP online.

This article appears on page 18 of the April 2023 issue of HJ. To subscribe, click here.