Easter isn’t until April 20, but Easter Egg hunts have already begun. There are many opportunities to take the kids on a search for colorful eggs with toys and treats inside.
The forecast for this Saturday is partly cloudy with temperatures in the 50s—perfect egg hunting weather.
Saturday, April 12
CMEE Mad Hatter Egg Hunt Presented by Dan’s Papers
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Children’s Museum of the East End, 376 Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton
Children decorate hats then participate in a scavenger hunt for “Eco” Eggs containing healthy treats donated by Annie’s Homegrown.
Visit cmee.org for more information.
Hampton Bays Charity Easter Egg Hunt
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Hampton Bays United Methodist Church, 158 W. Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays
Make crafts, hunt for eggs, have faces painted and take photos with the Easter bunny. There will also be a bake sale and Chinese auction, all to benefit a local family in need. Admission is free.
Ladies Village Improvement Society Egg Hunt
11 a.m. LVIS, 95 Main Street, East Hampton
This egg hunt is for children up to 8 years old.
Friends of the Big Duck’s Easter Duck Egg Hunt
11 a.m. Big Duck Ranch, 655 Flanders Road, Flanders
Bring an Easter basket to collect eggs and goodies. This event is free and for children ages 2 to 9. There will be a visit from the Easter Bunny and light refreshments will be served. The rain date is April 13.
The Greater Westhampton Chamber of Commerce 18th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
11:45 a.m. The Great Lawn, Main Street and Potunk Lane, Westhampton Beach
Egg hunt areas are separated for toddlers up to 3, kids 4 to 6 and kids 7 and older. Take photos with the Easter Bunny. Arrive by 11:45 to participate. The noon fire whistle will kick off the hunt. The Greater Westhampton Chamber of Commerce Spring Scavenger Hunt immediately follows.
Hampton Library Easter Egg Hunt
10 a.m. Hampton Library, 2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton
This free event begins with a storytelling then moves to the library’s yard to see what the Easter Bunny has hidden. Kids should come with a basket or bag in tow. Call 631-537-0015 or visit hamptonlibrary.org
Friday, April 18
Southampton Village PBA Easter Egg Hunt
10 a.m. Agawam Park, Jobs Lane and Windmill Lane, Southampton
Southampton Village’s Police Benevolent Association hosts its annual Easter Egg hunt in the park, rain or shine. The eggs are swept up in a matter of minutes. Don’t be late!
Saturday, April 19
Penguin Egg Hunt
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Long Island Aquarium, 431 East Main Street, Riverhead
Prizes at this egg hunt include a free birthday party, Family Fun Center vouchers, tour boat tickets and rides of the Discovery Tower and submarine simulator. The event is free with museum admission Call 631-208-9200 ext. 426) for details. Visit LongIslandAquarium.com
East Hampton Democrats Easter Egg Hunt
10 a.m., Herrick Park, Newtown Lane, East Hampton
Hunt for eggs and participate in races and games too. This egg hunt is free for all.
Sunday, April 20
Southampton Trails Preservation Society Egg Hunt
12:45 to 2 p.m. Poxabogue Park, south of the railroad trestle, Old Farm Road, Bridgehampton.
Children 8 and under, bring a basket to collect eggs. This event is free.
Contact Dai for more information” [email protected] or 631-745-0689
Southampton Inn Easter Egg Roll
10 to 11 a.m., Southampton Inn, 91 Hill Street, Southampton
For children of all ages, this free event is open to all and has prizes for who collects the most eggs.
Gurney’s Easter Egg Hunt
11 a.m. to noon. Gurney’s Inn Sea Grille, 290 Old Montauk Highway, Montauk
Join Gurney’s for the annual Easter Egg hunt. This event is free and open to the public.
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