Hop to it — it’s time for Easter! There are lots of great events happening to celebrate Easter in Edmonton including egg hunts, crafts, a petting zoo, bunny photos, and more. And if you’re wanting to celebrate Easter weekend at home, we have some great recommendations for family fun without leaving home including crafts, activities, games, and even alternatives to the traditional Easter egg hunt.

Celebrate Easter in Edmonton:


Easter Bunny Photos at Bonnie Doon Centre

April 9, 10, 14, 15 & 16, 2022 | Hop on down the bunny trail and straight to Bonnie Doon Centre for your photos with the Easter Bunny! Plus take your own adorable photos at the Easter Selfie Station while you are there. For more information, click here.


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April 8 to 16, 2022 | Get your holiday photos with two special guests at Londonderry Mall – the Easter Bunny AND the Spring Fairy! Choose from digital or print packages to share with family and friends. For more information, click here.


Edmonton Spring & Easter Markets

Weekends in April | Get Easter ready with a wide variety of Spring & Easter Markets in Edmonton and area. Many include fun Easter themed activities for the kids including a chance to see the Easter Bunny! For more information, click here.

Egg-citing April In-store Events at Toys R Us

Weekends in April | Hop into your local Toys R Us stores this month for 3 egg-citing Easter events, as well as some Earth Day arts and crafts fun at the end of the month! For more information, click here.

Pysanky in the Park

Saturday, April 2 & 23, 2022 | Learn the traditional art of Ukrainian Easter Egg decorating at the Pysanky in the Park workshops presented by the Strathcona County Museum & Archives. For more information, click here.

Easter Carnival at North Pointe Community Church

Saturday, April 9, 2022 | Enjoy free cotton candy, popcorn, games, bouncy castles and fun at North Pointe Community Church’s Easter Carnival! For more information, click here.

Bunnies and Bonnets: An Easter Extravaganza

Saturday, April 9, 2022 | Grab your finest Easter bonnet or pair of bunny ears for this fun family event featuring an egg hunt, live bunny cuddles and free face painting. For more information, click here.

Meet the Easter Bunny at Cabela’s

April 9-10 and April 14-17, 2022 | Did you know you can get a photo with the Easter Bunny at Cabela’s? Reserve your appointment online at either Cabela’s location in Edmonton to hop on down for your FREE photo with everyone’s favourite fluffy tailed friend! For more information, click here.

Easter Eggstravaganza at Block 50 Leduc

Thursday, April 14, 2022 | Join Block 50 in Leduc for a petting zoo, Easter crafts and activities, a scavenger hunt and a special presentation by City Life Church — all free! For more information, click here.

Celebrate Easter at Bountiful Farmers’ Market

April 15-18, 2022 | Celebrate Easter at Bountiful Farmers’ Market with an eggcellent colouring contest, scavenger hunt and visit from the Easter Bunny. For more information, click here.

Farm Animal Discovery Pass at Prairie Gardens & Adventure Farm

April 15-18, 2022 | Spend Easter Weekend on the farm!  Prairie Garden and Adventure Farm is hosting private Farm Animal Discovery Pass experiences that includes time in the pens petting, feeding and learning how to interact with the animals. For more information, click here.

Strathcona County Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | The Park Church invites you to be part of their Strathcona County Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 16! This EPIC Easter Egg Hunt will include over 50,000 chocolate and golden eggs hidden throughout Broadmoor Lake Park, and is completely FREE to join in on the fun. For more information, click here.

Easter Egg Hunt at Concodia University

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Concordia University of Edmonton is hosting an Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 16, 2022. RSVP and join them at the historic Magrath Mansion for this family friendly activity. For more information, click here.

Easter Egg Hunt in Jubilee Park

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Come see how many eggs you can find hidden throughout Jubilee Park in Spruce Grove. Enjoy a fun morning of egg hunting, Easter treats, holiday photo sessions and a colouring contest! For more information, click here.

See Hop at Cineplex Theatres

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | The holiday comedy classic Hop is playing as part of Cineplex Family Favourites – enjoy it in theatre for just $2.99 per ticket! For more information, click here.

A Magical Easter Weekend with Skyview Power Centre

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Enjoy a bit of holiday magic with Skyview Power Centre’s Magical Easter Weekend. Reserve your spot now to enjoy a 30 minute magic show with magician Chris Gowen! For more information, click here.

Spring Fling in Holyrood Park

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | This fun event includes two great kid focused activities: an Easter egg hunt with treat bags and prizes, and the chance to paint a pot & plant flower seeds. For more information, click here.

Easter Egg Hunt in Blackmud Creek

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Grab your FREE tickets for an Easter Egg Hunt in Blackmud Creek Park – Baskets will be provided to those who register through Eventbrite. For more information, click here.

Easter Eggstravaganza Hunt in Rundle Park

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Bring your basket and search the park for treat-filled eggs, including rare Golden Eggs with an extra special surprise! Plus get to meet some of the adorable and adoptable animals from GEARS Animal Rescue. For more information, click here.

Holiday Fun with Sherbrooke Community League

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Join Puddle of Mud Productions for 2 hours of holiday themed  games, dress up, dancing, songs and a special craft for the kids to take home. For more information, click here.

Dip Dye Easter Eggs at The Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Join local artist Edwin Aquino for one of two fun Easter egg decorating workshops with the family. For more information, click here.

VIVAREE by Firefly Theatre

Saturday, April 16, 2022 | Even though it is not an Easter themed event, enjoy family time on the holiday weekend watching the acrobats, jugglers, comedians and talented pups of Firefly Theatre. For more information, click here.

Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt at Kiwi Nurseries

April 16 & 17, 2022 | Take a hop down Kiwi Nurseries own bunny trails to find eggs and bunnies on this family-friendly Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt. Complete the scavenger list and exchange it for an Easter surprise! For more information, click here.

Easter Sunday Family Brunch

Sunday, April 17, 2022 | Enjoy a delicious meal and celebrate the Easter holiday with the adorable bunnies from the Edmonton and Area Rabbit Society (E.A.R.S.) and special guest appearances from everyone’s favourite Ice Queen and Princess. For more information, click here.

Easter Trail Rides at Whitemud Equine Learning Centre Association

Sunday, April 17, 2022 | Equine enthusiasts (8+) can spend Easter on a 30 minute trail ride with the horses at Whitemud Equine Learning Centre Association. Cost is just $35 for the fully guided ride, with helmet, hot chocolate and Easter treat bag included! For more information, click here.

Easter Monday at the Edmonton Valley Zoo

Monday, April 18, 2022 | Finish off your holiday weekend by spending Easter Monday at the zoo! Your general admission into the zoo will include a scavenger hunt, Easter craft, an Eggcellent touch table and more!  For more information, click here.

Easter Hoppenings at the Muttart Conservatory

Monday, April 18, 2022 | Explore all the pyramids and take part in some family-friendly activities like crafts, a scavenger hunt and airbrush tattoos!  For more information, click here.

Pigtopia Family Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 23, 2022 | Join the animals of Pigtopia and have fun searching for Easter eggs at Westview RV Park in Wetaskiwin. There will be eggs, candy, fun and prizes! For more information, click here.

Easter Ideas for Celebrating at Home:


Egg hunts at home 5 Alternative Easter Egg Hunts

Want to jazz your egg hunting up? Check out our 5 ideas for fun a change-up to the basic Easter egg hunt.


Kid-Friendly Easter Crafts And Activities

Crafting is always a good idea with kids, but holidays make it extra fun. We’ve rounded up great Easter craft ideas including decorating eggs, making bunnies, and even making and playing some fun games!