Hunting for Eggs is just one of the things our youngsters love to do at Eastertime on the East End.
There’s no shortage of bunny-related events that will entertain and keep your children busy while creating great memories for the whole family! So hop on over to the Twin Forks and find your Easter treasure.
Here’s our list of egg-cellent East End events.
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Saturday, March 23
Annual Egg Hunt: A Hampton Library Tradition
Hampton Library, 2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton
This is sure to be a great day on the back lawn for the annual Egg Hunt and storytelling. Rain date, Saturday, March 30, 10 a.m. This is for children up to age 8.
Eggs-travaganza Family Time at Montauk Library
871 Montauk Highway, Montauk
Come join the fun playing games and making crafts with your family. Please bring a smock so you don’t get your clothes dirty.
Bunny Hop Story and Craft Time at Amagansett Library
215 Main Street, Amagansett
Bring your family to a great ‘bunny’ event featuring bunny hops, ears, stories and whatnot!
Easter Egg Hunt
Springs Community Presbyterian Church
5 Old Stone Highway, East Hampton
$5.00 to hunt for Easter Eggs at this fun local event!
LVIS Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Ladies Village Improvement Society
95 Main Street, East Hampton
Come have some fun and enjoy this time-honored Hamptons Easter tradition!
EQ Chamber of Commerce Annual Easter Egg Hunt
East Quogue Elementary School, Central Avenue
Eggs-trazaganza Family Time
Montauk Library, 871 Montauk Highway
Egg Hunt & Story Time at Hampton Library
2478 Main St., Bridgehampton
Free event for children ages 8 and under. Come participate in the annual egg hunt at the Hampton Library! The action takes place on the gorgeous lawn followed by egg themed stories. Rain date is Saturday March 30. Don’t forget your basket.
Westhampton Beach Chamber of Commerce
17th Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Village Scavenger Hunt
The Great Lawn, west end of Main Street, Westhampton Beach
Literally thousands of plastic eggs in a rainbow of colors will be hidden for children to search for and enjoy the surprises inside—chocolate candy, dollar bills, tattoos, coins and miscellaneous other items. In addition, pose for photos with the Easter Bunny. Don’t be late, the fire whistle promptly sounds at noon to start the hunt at this free event.
Annual Spring Egg Hunt at Deepwell’s Farm County Park
Route 25A and Moriches Road, St. James
Free. Bring your camera and a basket to the front lawn when the hunt begins for children 12 and under.
Sunday March 24, 2013
Easter Egg Coloring at Cittanuova
29 Newtown Lane, East Hampton
Color Easter eggs at one of East Hampton’s favorite Italian restaurants! Call 631-324-6300, cittanuova.com
Saturday March 30, 2013
Annual Penguin Egg Hunt & Family Brunch
Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center
10 a.m.–1 p.m.
431 East Main Street, Riverhead
All sorts of prizes await at the annual LI Aquarium Egg Hunt! Win tour boat tickets, vouchers for the Family Fun Center and more. The Family Brunch has seatings at 10 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. in the new Sea Star Ballroom, which is sure to be an awesome venue. $34.95 for adults (members $24.95), children 3-12 and seniors 62 and over $29.95 (members $19.95), free for children 2 and under. Call 631-208-9200, ext H2O (426) for reservations and info. Also, from 2:30-3:30 p.m., kids 2-10 can make their own basket and have fun collecting unique eggs laid by the aquarium’s mixed up flightless birds! Registration required, call 516-922-3200. longislandaquarium.com
Bunny Hop Story and Craft Time
Amagansett Free Library, 215 Main Street, Amagansett
Perfect your bunny hop while sharing bunny tales and wearing bunny ears. This is going to be lots of fun for all! Free stories and crafts for the Easter holiday. Contact Jeanne McDermott at [email protected] or call 631-267-3810. amaglibrary.org
EGGstravaganza! at Quogue Wildlife Refuge
3 Old Country Road, Quogue
Kids get to decorate their own eggs and nests at this outdoor crafts event! Dress appropriately as you are likely to get paint smudges on your clothing. Don’t miss out on this chance to inspect the Refuge egg and nest collection and learn a bit more about local wildlife. $5 for children 5-12. Registration is required. Email [email protected] or call 631-653-4771. quoguewildliferefuge.org
Sunday March 31
Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Poxabogue County Park, Old Farm Road, Sagaponack
Please bring a basket and meet at Poxabogue Park, south of the Railroad trestle on Old Farm Road in Sagaponack. Contact Dai Dayton for more information at 537-0660. This event is for children 8 and younger.
Egg Hunt on the Farm! at the Green School
10 a.m.–12 p.m.
739 Butter Lane, Bridgehampton
Have fun on the farm at this exciting Easter egg hunt! Feed farm animals, make art projects, ride ponies and leave with a goodie bag. Be on time—the egg hunt starts at 10:15 a.m. Advanced registration required. Cost is $25 per child and $10 per parent. Call 631-537-1634 to reserve a spot and receive an email with directions. theartfarms.org
Quogue Wildlife Refuge Annual Egg Hunt
9:30-10:30 a.m., 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
3 Old Country Road, Quogue
Create bunny crafts and then hop on down Peter Cottontail’s Trail to a special spot on the Refuge for an egg hunt. Each child will receive a special gift. This is a very popular program for children ages 2 to 4, accompanied by an adult, so sign up early! $10 per child. Reservations required. Call 631-653-4771.