Easter Events Across Delmarva
Alley Oop Egg Scoop – Dagsworth Beach in Dewey Beach, Saturday, March 26 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Three egg hunts for all ages: 11:15-11:30 a.m., 5 and under; 11:45 a.m.-noon, 6 to 8-year-olds; and 12:15-12:30 p.m., 9 to 11-year-olds. Bring your Easter baskets. Free photos with the Easter Bunny, games, music. No registration required. Free event and free parking. Sponsored by the Dewey Business Parnership and Alley Oop.
First Annual Easter Egg Hunt – Town Park in Frankford. Saturday, March 26 from 1-4 p.m. Hosted by Envision Frankford. There will be 5 egg hunt categories: 1:30 p.m. – Ages 1-2; 2 p.m. – Ages 3-5; 2:30 p.m. – Ages 6-8; 3 p.m. – Ages 9-12. Candy, crafts, games, prizes and on-site food and dessert vendors. More information on Town of Frankford’s Facebook page.
16th Annual Georgetown Chamber Easter Egg Hunt – March 26 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Nutter Marvel Carriage Museum on South Bedford Street Extended, Georgetown. Featuring: Easter Bunny photos, coloring contest awards, moon bounce, facepainting, train rides, plant sales, food, and of course, egg hunts! Also, enjoy “Peter Rabbit’s Misadventures,” an award-winning puppet show presented by the Delaware Master Gardeners. There is no charge for the puppet shows or for the egg hunts! Wrist bands may be purchased ($3) which allow unlimited access to the moon bounce, facepainting and train rides. Your photo with the Easter Bunny can be purchased for $5 and is presented in an Easter frame.
Easter Egg Drop – Central Worship Center – 14545 Sycamore Road, Laurel, will hold its annual Easter Egg Drop Saturday, March 26. Registration at noon with 2 p.m. helicopter egg drop. Activities for three age groups: Ages 1-3, 4-6 and 7-11. Highlights include 30,000 eggs dropped from the sky, inflatables and concessions, balloon animals and face painting and prices. For more information call (302) 875-7995.
48th Annual Great Delaware Kite Festival and 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt – Cape Henlopen State Park, Lewes. Friday, March 25, 2016. Event kicks off at 11 a.m. with an Easter egg hunt, which is limited to children up to the age of 12. The highest kite competition follows at 1 p.m. and is open to all ages. Another new activity added last year, an egg toss competition, will take place again this year immediately after the highest kite contest. The adult competitions will begin at approximately 2 p.m., interspersed with professional stunt kite flying demonstrations. Entrance fees apply for cars to enter Cape Henlopen State Park, which will be collected at the entrance to the park – $5 per car for Delaware license tags and $10 per car for out-of-state tags. This event is co-sponsored by the Lewes Chamber of Commerce and the Delaware Division of Parks and Recreation. More details here.
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny – Cape May-Lewes Ferry Terminal, 43 Cape Helopen Drive, Lewes. Saturday, March 26 from 9 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. Easter Saturday come to the Lewes Ferry Terminal for one of two seatings to enjoy breakfast with the Easter Bunny. With hot and cold buffet selections, there’s something for everyone while the little ones in your life get their picture taken with Mr. Bunny. Registered children can also participate in an Easter Egg hunt between seatings with special golden eggs for ferry prizes. Cost: $22 per adult (age 13 or older), $12 per child (ages 3-12), children under 3 free. For more information click here or contact Guest Services at (800) 643-3779 for more information.
6th Annual Easter Egg Hunt – Cupola Park, Millsboro. Saturday, March 26, from 11 a.m.- noon. Featuring 5,000 eggs with candy, plus pricze eggs. For more information contact the Millsboro Chamber of Commerce at (302) 934-6777.
Visit the Easter Bunny – St. Peter’s Church Social Hall, 22 N. Union St., Smyrna. Saturday, March 26, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring your camera or purchase a picture for $5. Food, face painting, Easter egg hunt and coloring. Click here for more information or call (302) 653-9691.
Egg Hunt with Easter Bunny – Crown Sports Center, 28410 Crown Road, Fruitland, will host its eighth annual free to the community Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 26, at 10 a.m. Check-in will begin at 9:30. Hunt begins at 11:45. The entire event is held inside on Crown’s turf fields, so bad weather will not be a factor. Fields will be divided by age groups. Participants will be scrambling for thousands of eggs, and candy. Bring your own basket. No registration is required for the egg hunt. After the hunt, hang around and play in the Crown Family Entertainment Center where the Easter Bunny will be taking pictures. For more information call (410) 742-6000.
Easter Kids’ Fun Fair and Art & Craft Show – Ocean City Convention Center, 4001 Coastal Highway, Ocean City. Friday, March 25 and Saturday, March 26. The Easter Kids’ Fun Fair will feature continuous activities, games, contests, and entertainment, including Beany the Easter Bunny, Easter egg hunts, magic, juggling, puppet shows, and more. The Art & Craft Show will feature exhibitors displaying unique handcrafted items including wearable art, jewelry, lawn & garden decor, toys, florals, fine art, caricatures, and more. For more information, call (410) 213-8090, visit www.oceanpromotions.info or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Easter Bunny Fun Shop – Northside Park, 125th Street, Ocean City. Saturday, March 26 from 1-3 p.m. Activities include an egg hunt, arts and crafts, face painting, entertainment, game booths, egg dyeing, refreshments, and the Easter Bunny. For children 2-10 years of age and their families. Cost: $6 for Ocean City residents and $8 for non-residents. Sponsored by the OC Recreation Boosters. For more information call (410) 250-0125.
Hippity Hoppity Hayride with the Easter Bunny – On the Boardwalk, North Division Street, Ocean City. Saturday, March 26 and Sunday, March 27, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Horse-drawn hayride departs from the Inlet Lot near Thrasher’s and travels around the pier, on the boardwalk to North Division Street and back. Cost: $10 per person, children ages 3 and under free. For more information call (443) 783-1409.
Easter/Spring Celebration & Easter Egg Hunt – Whitehorse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines. Saturday, March 26, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Featuring egg hunts, clowns, face painting, moon bounces, pony rides, arts & crafts, food, Easter bonnet parade and more. Egg hunt times: ages 0-2: 11:30 a.m.; ages 3-4: noon; ages 5-6: 1 p.m.; ages 7-9: 1:30 pm. The Easter bonnet parade contest is open to all ages up to 10 years and will be held at 12:30 p.m. Free admission. For more information call (410) 641-7717, ext. 3006 or visit http://www.oceanpines.org/.
YMCA Easter Egg Hunt – Lower Shore Family YMCA, 1900 Worcester Highway, Pocomoke City. Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m.-noon. Rain or shine. The Living Waters Church of God will be hosting this free community event. There will be games for all ages as well as face painting, crafts and more than 6,000 eggs filled with candy.
Easter Egg Hunt – Sonrise Church- Salisbury Campus (James M. Bennett Sr. High School), Salisbury. Saturday, March 26 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free family event will be held on the front lawn of James M. Bennett High School. Hot dogs, snow cones, popcorn, games, face painting, and a bounce house. The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at noon. More information on the church’s Facebook page.
Easter Musical Drama- “The Choice,” presented by Emmanuel Wesleyan Church, 217 Beaglin Park Drive, Salisbury. Show dates: Friday, March 25 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, March 26 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 27 at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. No ticket is required to attend this event. For more information on this event, call the church office at (410) 749-6594.
Easter Egg Hunt – Salisbury Bible Fellowship, 1500 Court Plaza Lane, Salisbury. Saturday, March 26 from 1-3 p.m. Fun for ages 2-12. Free candy, prizes, and food. Easter Egg Hunt will start at 1:30 p.m. More information on SBF’s Facebook page.
Children’s Easter Egg Hunt – Burbage Funeral Home, 208 W. Federal St., Snow Hill. Saturday, March 26 at 11 a.m. The Snow Hill Area Chamber of Commerce invites children ages 0-8 in the Snow Hill area to gather at the Burbage Funeral home for the Easter Egg Hunt, rain or shine. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance and there will be prizes and treats for everyone.
Adult Easter Egg Hunt – Layton’s Chance Vineyard and Winery, 4225 New Bridge Road, Vienna. Friday, March 25 at 6 p.m. This adult-only Easter egg hunt will provide fun and goofy ways to find hidden eggs. Entertainment, prizes, and of course lots of laughs will fill this evening. No cost. For more information call (410) 228-1205.
37th Annual Chincoteague Island Easter Decoy & Art Festival – Chincoteague Combined School, 4586 Main St., Chincoteague. Event will be held March 25, noon-6 p.m. and March 26, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Admissioon fee: $4 each day. Children under 12 are free. Local and national carvers and artists of all kinds exhibit and sell their work at this event. Awards are given in various carving categories, art and photography. Special awards are given for best carving display and best art display. There is also a Children’s Choice Award given for a favorite artist. The Curtis Merritt Award of Excellence is awarded to the exhibitor who displays excellence as an individual, as well as an artist and/or carver. This award is voted on by the exhibitors. Wooden Easter eggs hand carved and/or painted by various exhibitors will be offered in a silent auction. For more information call (757) 336-6161.
Easter Egg Hunt and Festival – Onancock Baptist Church, 1 Crockett Ave., Onancock. Saturday, March 26 at 4 p.m. Egg hunt will be for children ages 0-12. There will be prizes, food and fun inside of the church following the egg hunt. Children will be broken into age groups for the egg hunt, 0-2, 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12.