Tucson Easter Egg Hunts and Events 2014

tucson-easter-egg-hunts-eventsWhat are your Easter traditions?

Do you attend a Good Friday or Sunrise Easter Service? Enjoy a fancy lunch with family and friends? Hunt for eggs? Read the resurrection story?

If you’re looking for a creative, reflective, family-friendly, and/or inspiring Easter event to attend here in Tucson, we’ve put together a list of options for your convenience.

SATURDAY, APRIL 12, 2014

Sycamore Canyon Park, 17362 S. Rustling Leaf Trail, Vail. 10:00am-1:00pm. Free. Easter Egg Hunt. Photos with the Easter Bunny. Artisans Market.

International Wildlife Museum, 4800 W. Gates Pass Rd., Tucson. 11:00am-1:00pm. Free with museum admission. $9/adults. $7/seniors & military. $4/children (ages 4-12). Children 3 and under are free. Museum members are admitted free. Includes crafts and games. Candy hunt at noon.

St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 1431 W. Magee Rd., Tucson. 11:00am-2:00pm. Free egg hunts at 11:30am and 12:30pm for ages 2-4th grade. Petting zoo and unlimited rides for $3. Cupcake walk for 50 cents. Free popcorn. Hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, and popcorn for sale.

FRIDAY, APRIL 18, 2014

Reid Park Zoo, 1100 S. Randolph Way, Tucson. 8:00am-9:00am. $5-$8/person. Includes crafts, live animal encounters, egg hunt, and Easter Bunny. Register prior to the event. This event often sells out. ***SOLD OUT***

Vision Church Spring Event – Boing Bash, 7511 N. Benet Rd., Tucson. 5:30pm-8:30pm. Free. Celebrate Easter with games, jumping castles, prizes, live music, & food trucks.

SATURDAY, APRIL 19, 2014

Reid Park Zoo, 1100 S. Randolph Way, Tucson. 8:00am-9:00am. $5-$8/person. Includes crafts, live animal encounters, egg hunt, and Easter Bunny. Register prior to the event. This event often sells out. ***SOLD OUT***

Bookmans Ina, 3733 W. Ina Rd., Tucson. 9:00am-11:00am. Free. Easter Egg Hunt! Egg hunt for ages 6 and under will be 9:00am-9:30am. Egg hunt for older kids will be from 10:30am-11:00am.

Mildred & Dildred, 2905 E. Skyline Dr., #186, Tucson. Free. 6 separate egg hunts at the following times: 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, and 2:30pm. Ages of participants usually range from 1-6. Must RSVP in advance! Send an email to [email protected] ***SOLD OUT***

Apple Annie’s Orchard, 2081 W. Hardy Rd., Willcox. 10:00am-3:00pm. $5/child. Egg hunts will be on the hour from 10:00am – 3:00pm (this is subject to change based on attendance) and the Easter Bunny will make appearances throughout the day.

Children’s Museum Tucson, 200 S. 6th Ave., Tucson. 10:00am-1:00pm. Activities are included with regular admission – $8/ages 1-99. Children under 12 months are free. Make bunny masks, ornaments, frames, and Easter baskets. Egg Hunt at 11:00am. Separate areas for children 4 & under and 5 & older.

Christ Community Church, 7801 E. Kenyon Dr., Tucson. 10:00am-12:00pm. Free. Easter Egg Hunt. Jumping Castles. Carnival Games. Popcorn. Cotton Candy.

Harlow Gardens, 5620 E. Pima St., Tucson. 10:00am-11:00am. Free. Egg hunt and planting a flower in basket. Ages 3-10. Hunts will start at 10:00am, 10:15am, 10:30am & 10:45am. Activities for children only.

Purple Heart Park (put on by Oasis at Rita Ranch), 10050 E. Rita Rd., Tucson. 11:00am. Free. Egg Hunts (three different age groups at ten minute intervals), crafts, face painting, concessions, train rides, Easter Bunny. Concessions for sale.

Barnes & Noble West, 7325 N. La Cholla Rd., Tucson. 11:00am. Free. Bunny Storytime, Easter Parade, and Egg Hunt.

Whole Foods Market, 3360 E. Speedway Blvd., Tucson. 11:00am-1:00pm. Free. Decorate an egg-shaped cookie or easter egg.

Bookmans Ina, 3733 W. Ina Rd., Tucson. 1:00pm. Free. Make marbled paper eggs with paint and shaving cream.

Bookmans Speedway, 6230 E. Speedway Blvd., Tucson. 2:00pm. Egg-stordinary egg hunt – plus storytime and craft.

Northwest Community Friends Church, 5950 N. La Canada Dr., Tucson. 2:00pm-4:00pm. Free. Easter Family Fest with games and egg hunt.

Pantano Christian Church, 1755 S. Houghton Rd., Tucson. 2:30pm-4:30pm. Free. New Life Celebration – activities include a egg hunt, egg coloring, inflatables, petting zoo, crafts, & kiddie train. Food will also be available for purchase.

SUNDAY, APRIL 20, 2014

Reid Park Zoo, 1100 S. Randolph Way, Tucson. 8:00am-9:00am. $5-$8/person. Includes crafts, live animal encounters, egg hunt, and Easter Bunny. Register prior to the event. This event often sells out. ***SOLD OUT***

Trinity Presbyterian Church, 400 E. University Blvd., Tucson. Easter services at 8:00am and 10:30am. Easter brunch at 9:00am. Pancakes and sausages will be provided. Please bring fruit or egg dishes as a side. Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00am.

Northwest Community Church, 505 W. Hardy Rd., Tucson. Breakfast at 9:00am; Worship Service at 10:00am; Egg Hunt at 11:00am. Free.

The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, 3800 E. Sunrise Dr., Tucson. 9:30am-1:00pm. $49 for adults; $19 for children ages 5-12; children under 5 eat free. Easter Brunch Buffet, plus an appearance by the Easter Bunny and an Easter Egg Hunt. Seatings at 9:30am, 10:00am. 12:30pm, and 1:00pm.

Pump It Up, 3248 N. Freeway Industrial Loop, Tucson. 9:30am-11:30am OR 12:00pm-2:00pm. $10 per child; $5 per adult. Egg-stra special event starts with an Easter Egg Hunt in the inflatable areas, followed by lots of bouncing. Admission includes 2 slices of pizza and a beverage.

Mercado San Agustin, 100 S. Avenida Convento, Tucson. 10:00am-12:00pm. Free. Bicycle Easter Egg Hunt & Celebration. “The good neighbors of Menlo Park – including the YWCA – will open up their yards and host a series of Easter Egg hunts all easily accessed from the starting point of the Mercado San Agustín. Maps will be provided. After the hunt, join in for some light refreshments, snacks and a special visit by the Ester Bunny him/herself!”

Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson. 10:00am-2:00pm. Free with Gardens Admission. Craft in the Children’s Garden from 10:00am on. Egg Hunts in the Children’s Garden at 10:30am, 11:00am, and 11:30am. Story in the Children’s Garden at 10:45am. PLUS, a special guest appearance from the Garden Bunny!

Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, 10000 N. Oracle Rd., Tucson. 10:30am-3:00pm.  $48 for adults; $17 for children ages 6-12; children 5 and under are free. Easter Brunch Buffet, plus special golden Easter Egg Hunts with the Easter Bunny at 11:00am and 1:00pm.

Avalon Organic Gardens & EcoVillage, 2074 Pendleton Drive, Tumacacori (60 minutes south of Tucson). 11:00am-2:30pm. $7/adults, $5/teens, $3/kids (11 and under). Includes hayride + egg hunts by age category (11:00am), live music, refreshments.

Rancho Sahuarita Clubhouse. 12:00pm-2:00pm. Free. Easter Eggstravaganza for families with children with special needs. Arts & crafts. Visits with the Easter Bunny. Egg Hunt will begin promptly at 1:00pm.

The Melting Pot, 7395 N. La Cholla Blvd., Tucson. 4:30pm-10:00pm. $40/person. Special four-course Easter menu available all day. Face painting for kids from 12:30pm-3:30pm, surprise raffles for adults, create your own chocolate fondue using candy treats. Kids, 12 and under, will eat free with any four-course menu purchases [one per adult]. The Easter Bunny will also be in attendance to pass out Easter candy and pose for pictures.

Bookmans Grant, 1930 E. Grant Rd., Tucson. 5:00pm-5:30pm. Free. Egg hunt for children up to 11 years of age. Bring your own basket!

* We will be updating this post as we receive new information. If you know about other Easter events around town, contact us!

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