It’s that time of year again, so here are just a few of the San Francisco Bay Area Easter Egg hunts and Bunny opportunities for Easter 2013. There are others around the Bay, but these are all free or cheap, so hop to it.
If you’d like to see one here that we missed, tell us about it.
San Francisco - Spring Eggstravaganza
WHAT: Egg hunts, carnival rides, live entertainment, and a BBQ competition. $8 per person.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 11am-3pm.
WHERE: Golden Gate Park Carousel Area, 198 John F Kennedy Dr, San Francisco, CA.
Berkeley – Spring Egg Hunt Extravaganza
WHAT: Petting zoo, a visit with the Spring Bunny, spring-themed arts and crafts, an interactive kid’s carnival with fun prizes, Bunny Hop Dance Lessons & egg hunts for 2-9 year olds. Cost: $5.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 10am-1pm.
WHERE: Willard Park, 2720 Hillegass Ave, Berkeley, CA.
Berkeley – Eggster Egg Hunt & Learning Festival
WHAT: Eggster Egghunt and Learning Festival (Free), the largest free egghunt in Northern California, is run by a non-profit student organization to benefit the local children’s organizations. A limited amount of food will be available: $1 bottled water, $5 grilled cheese sandwiches.
WHEN: Saturday, March 16, 2013, 10am-3pm.
WHERE: Memorial Glade on the UC Berkeley campus, Berkeley, CA.
Hayward – Bonnet Parade and Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter Bonnet Parade for kids up to 6 years old led by the Easter Bunny. Prizes given for prettiest, most unusual, and most colorful homemade bonnets. Egg hunt for 3-9 year olds. Free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 9am-1pm.
WHERE: Kennedy Park, Hayward, CA; (510) 888-0211.
Oakland – Great Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Entertainment, arts & crafts, face painting, picnic on the lawn, mansion tours, and pictures with the Easter Bunny. Adults $5, Kids 4 & up $4, kids 3 and under free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 12pm-3pm.
WHERE: Dunsmuir Hellman Historic Estate, 2960 Peralta Oaks Court, Oakland, CA.
Belmont – Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter Egg Hunt, bounce houses, arts and crafts, and more. Bring your basket, don’t be late and keep your eyes open for the bunny! Ages 3-10 years free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 9am.
WHERE: Twin Pines Meadow, Belmont, CA.
Los Altos – Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Hunt for candy and prize filled eggs, meet the Easter Bunny, crafts, face painting, balloon artist, and games.
WHEN: Saturday, March 23, 2013, 10am.
WHERE: Noon, Main, State and 2nd Streets, Los Altos, CA.
Menlo Park – Egg Hunt
WHAT: Egg hunt, entertainment, festive activities. Free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 10am-12pm.
WHERE: Burgess Park, 701 Laurel St, Menlo Park, CA.
Menlo Park – Egg Hunt
WHAT: Egg Hunt, magic show, crafts, Jelly Bean Guess, take a photo with the Bunny. For kids 8 and under. Free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 10am-12pm.
WHERE: Kelly Park, 100 Terminal Ave, Menlo Park, CA.
San Mateo – Eggstravaganza
WHAT: Pancake breakfast, arts & games, bunny patch, 6 different egg hunts throughout the day, community parade, live entertainment. Free, but pancake breakfast is $8 adults, $4 children.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 9am-1pm. Pancake breakfast 9am, parade 10:30am, egg hunts at 9:30am, 10am, 10:30am, 11am, 12pm, 12:30pm.
WHERE: Central Park, San Mateo, CA.
South San Francisco – Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter Egg Hunt for children 8 years of old and younger. Hidden prizes, meet the Easter Bunny. Free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 23, 2013, 10am.
WHERE: Orange Memorial Park/picnic area (Orange Park Shelter), Orange Ave, South San Francisco, CA.
Mill Valley — Spring Eggstravaganza
WHAT: Bunny Breakfast with a chance to meet the Easter Bunny (Adults $6, Children $4, ages 2 and under free), egg hunt (free).
WHEN: March 23, 2013. Bunny Breakfast 8:30am-10am. Egg Hunts at 10am (ages 2 and under), and 10:15am (ages 3-4 and 5-8).
WHERE: Mill Valley Community Center, Mill Valley, CA.
Novato – Spring Celebration
WHAT: Egg hunt, free kids activity booths, arts & crafts, cookie decorating, photo ops with Easter Bunny and San Rafael Pacifics baseball team and mascot. Free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 11am-2pm. Egg hunt starts at 11am.
WHERE: Grant and Sherman Avenues, Downtown Novato, CA.
Petaluma – Sunrise Rotary Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: No further details posted yet.
WHEN: Saturday, March 23, 2013
WHERE: Petaluma Fairgrounds, 175 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma, CA.
San Anselmo – Children’s Egg Hunt
WHAT: Egg hunt for kids 7 and under, youth activities, fair, magical performance. Free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 11am. (Flashlight Egg Hunt for kids 7 and older at dusk on Friday, March 29, 2013.)
WHERE: Memorial Park, San Anselmo, CA.
San Rafael – Egg Hunt and Breakfast with Bunny
WHAT: Egg Hunt, free. Breakfast with Bunny, adults $7, children 12 & under $5.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013. Egg hunt starts at 10am, breakfast directly after.
WHERE: Egg hunt at Marinwood Park, breakfast at Marinwood Community Center, 775 Miller Creek Road, San Rafael, CA.
Sausalito – Spring Easter Egg Hunt and Parade
WHAT: Parade, egg hunt, live music by Tim Cain, Easter Bonnet Contest.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013. Parade 10am, egg hunt 10:15am, live music 10:30am, Easter Bonnet Contest 11am.
WHERE: Caledonia Street/Dunphy Park, Sausalito, CA. Parade begins at the corner of Johnson and Caledonia Streets.
Campbell – Bunnies & Bonnets Parade
WHAT: 15th annual Bunnies & Bonnets Parade featuring marching bands, baton dancers, classic cars, and more. Free.
WHEN: Saturday, March 30, 2013, 12pm.
WHERE: Parade downtown Campbell, CA, along E Campbell Ave from the railroad tracks to Third St.
Redwood City – Malibu Grand Prix Easter Egg Hunt
WHAT: Easter egg hunts, photos with the Easter Bunny, face painting, balloon animals, raffle prize drawings, and more. Free. Registration required for the egg hunts.
WHEN: Sunday, March 31, 2013, 11:30am. Registration for egg hunts at 11:30am-12:45pm.
WHERE: Malibu Grand Prix, 340 Blomquist St, Redwood City, CA 94063.