Spring is finally here. If you have little ones, that means dusting off the easter baskets. So we’ve rounded up all the usual suspects for free Atlanta Easter egg hunts and bunny sightings, all free or affordable.
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Magic Mondays: Egg Hunt on the Farm
WHAT: Egg hunt, games, crafts, and a visit from the Easter Bunny. ($6.50/Adults, $5.50/children).
WHEN: Monday, April 14, 2014, 10am-1pm.
WHERE: Smith Family Farm, 130 West Paces Ferry Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30305.
Dinosaur Egg Hunt
WHAT: Timed egg hunts, games with the Radio Disney AM590 Street Team, prizes, Fernbank’s dinosaur mascot, and more. Advance registration required for egg hunts. ($19.26/Adults; $22.47/children 3-12; $5.35/2 and younger; $18.19/seniors or students. Museum member adults are free, museum member children $5.35).
WHEN: April 12, 2014, 8am-12pm. Different egg hunts for different age groups: Ages 2-3 9:30am and 11am; Ages 4-5 10:15am; Ages 6-8 11:30am; Family hunt at 12pm.
WHERE: Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Rd., Atlanta, GA 404-929-6300.
Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Eggstravaganza features thousands of candy-filled eggs to find (including three golden “prize” eggs), Atlanta Braves games & prizes, and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny. There will be baked goods for sale, a “cake walk”, face painting, carnival games, and spring-themed arts and crafts for kids. (Adults free; children 12 & under $12 advance purchase, $14 at the door cash only).
WHEN: April 19, 2014, 10am-12pm.
WHERE: Callanwolde Fine Arts Center, 1256 Briarcliff Rd, Atlanta, GA; 404-872-5338. (Park at Emory University’s Briarcliff campus and take a shuttle.)
Northside Easter Eggstravaganza
WHAT: Easter egg hunt, photos with the Easter Bunny (2 for $5), petting zoo, carnival games, moon walks, face painters, arts and crafts, food, and music. Events and food are free.
WHEN: April 12, 2014, 1pm. Different egg hunts for different age groups. Ages 0-3 1:30pm; Ages 4-6 1:45pm; Ages 7-9 2pm; Ages 10+ 2:15pm.
WHERE: Northside Hospital-Cherokee, 201 Hospital Road, Canton, GA 30114.
Decatur Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter egg hunt and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny. Free.
WHEN: April 12, 2014. Easter Bunny arrives at 10:30am, hunt begins at 11am.
WHERE: Decatur First Baptist Church, 308 Clairemont Ave, Decatur, GA 30030.
Foxhall Eggstravaganza 2014
WHAT: This year will feature an exciting way to “hunt for eggs” when thousands of ping pong balls rain from an airplane over the beautiful lawns at Foxhall. The ping pong balls can then be picked up and exchanged for candy and other prizes. There will also be: Inflatable Games, Photo Booth, Easter Bunny, Pony Rides, Hay Rides, Music, Dancing, Food, Entertainment, and more. $10 advance purchase, $15 at gate.
WHEN: April 19, 2014, 10am-4pm.
WHERE: Foxhall Resort & Sporting Club, 8000 Capps Ferry Rd, Douglasville, GA 30135.
Easter Egg Scramble
WHAT: Candy and prizes for all ages. Meet the Easter Bunny after the hunt. Egg hunt groups for 3 and younger, 4-6 and 7-10. Free.
WHEN: April 11, 2014, 6:30pm-7:30pm.
WHERE: Laurel Park, 151 Manning Rd, Marietta Ga 30064
Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop
WHAT: Easter egg hunt with 90,000 eggs. Meet the Easter Bunny, enjoy food, games and more.
WHEN: April 19, 2014, 10am-5pm.
WHERE: Sprayberry High School, 2525 Sandy Plains Rd, Marietta, GA; 770-423-1330.
Norcross Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Free Easter egg hunt for kids with an opportunity for a photo with the Easter Bunny.
WHEN: April 19, 2014, 10am-11am.
WHERE: Rossie Brundage Park, 350 Autry St, Norcross, GA 30071.
Smith Plantation Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter Egg hunt for children up to age 5 on the historic grounds of the Smith Plantation continues a tradition started more than a century ago by Lizzie Smith, oldest child of Archibald and Anne Smith. $5 admission.
WHEN: April 11, 2014, 10am-11am.
WHERE: Smith Plantation Grounds, 935 Alpharetta St, Roswell, GA 30075.
Flashlight Egg Hunt
WHAT: Hunt for eggs in the dark with nothing but a flashlight. Find the golden egg and win a basket full of prizes and treats. Registration required. $8 for residents, $12 for nonresidents.
WHEN: April 12, 2014 7:30pm-9pm.
WHERE: East Roswell Recreation Center, 9000 Fouts Rd, Roswell, GA 30076.
Sugar Hill Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter egg hunt, pictures with the Easter Bunny, inflatable rides. Free.
WHEN: April 5 2014, 12pm-3pm.
WHERE: E. E. Robinson Park, Level Creek Rd, Sugar Hill, GA; 770-831-7413.
4th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Food and games will be provided free of charge. Hundreds of candy filled eggs will be hidden for the Easter Egg Hunt.
WHEN: April 12, 2014, 11am-2pm.
WHERE: Glanton-Hindsman Elementary School, 118 Glanton St, Villa Rica, GA 30180.
NOT UPDATED FOR 2014
Children’s Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter egg hunt for kids 3-10 years old, face painting, inflatables, and a chance for pictures with the Easter Bunny. Free.
WHEN: March 23, 2013, 11am.
WHERE: North Park Softball Complex, 13450 Cogburn Rd, Alpharetta, GA; 678-297-6140.
Malibu Grand Prix Easter Eggstravaganza
WHAT: Easter eggs, crafts, hourly giveaways, and an appearance by the Easter Bunny. Free. Discount $15.99 All Day Play Pass with coupon if purchased between 11am and 12:30pm.
WHEN: March 30, 2013.
WHERE: 5400 Brook Hollow Pkwy, Norcross, GA 30071 (770) 416-7630