NJ Easter

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Easter in New Jersey: March 1, 2015, Today we’re updating our feature on Easter celebrations all across the state of New Jersey. We’re just beginning the list and we will be adding a lot more as we find them and as venues begin updating their listings from last year. You’ll find Easter Bunny Breakfasts and Parades going on all over our great state in the coming weeks.

If you know of an event that we missed, please drop us a line and let us know about it. We want to publish the Best Guide to Easter In New Jersey that can be found. This is second year of writing this feature story and we want to outdo ourselves.

You can also look up events on our NJ Easter Events Map.

Easter in New Jersey

  1. Egg Hunt Hayrides

    Springdale Farms in Cherry Hill celebrates Easter with Egg Hunt Hayrides. The event features a hayride around the farm and a chance to hunt for Easter Eggs with your own Easter basket (bring your own). Once you find your Easter eggs, you can trade them in for a goodie bag. Each child gets a spring plant and each adult gets a six pack of plants to take home and plant in the garden. There will...
    Springdale Farms Cherry Hill NJ 08003
  2. Egg Hunt Hayride

    Johnson’s Corner Farm is open every day and they are celebrating Easter every day with Easter Egg Hunt Hayrides. Weekdays there are 2 hayrides per day and on the weekend the rides go all day long. The event is designed to be fun and not as competitive as other Easter Egg Hunts can be. When you get to the field for the egg hunt there are hopping games and a hunt for five different colored...
    Johnsons Corner Farm Medford NJ 08055
  3. Family Fun Days

    Alstede Farms presents their Spring Family Fun Days from March 26 through April 6. The farm will be closed on Easter. Hours are 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on March 26-27 and 30-31, and April 6. On March 28-29 and April 1-4, hours are 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Each day there will be hayrides, photos with the Easter Bunny, and egg hunts. Additional activities to be offered include pony rides, Moon Bounce, and playing...
    Alstede Farms Chester NJ 07930
  4. Steel Pier Easter

    Steel Pier has 3 days of fun planned to celebrate Easter. On Saturday, March 28th, there will be an Easter Egg Hunt at 1:30 p.m. The egg hunt is for children between the ages of 2 to 10 years old. On Saturday, April the 4th, the Pier will host a pancake breakfast and rides with the Easter Bunny. Cost is $11.00 for children under 12 years old and that includes breakfast and unlimited rides until...
    Steel Pier Atlantic City NJ 08230
  5. Schaefer Farms Easter Egg Hunt

    The Schaefer Farms Easter Egg Hunt will take place Saturday & Sunday March 28th & March 29th, 2015 and Friday & Saturday April 3rd and April 4th, 2015. The farm will be showing off the farm animals that live on the farm and their new babies. Schaefer Farms is located in the heart of beautiful Hunterdon County just north of downtown Flemington. The farm has been in the Schaefer family for four generations. Schaefer’s offers...
    Schaefer Farms Flemington NJ 08822
  6. Farm Egg Hunts

    Oasis Family Farm presents their egg hunts on the farm on March 28-29 and April 3-4. There will be hunts at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m. Each attendee can hunt for 12 eggs. There is a $7.00 admission charge. You can take a wagon ride to the egg pasture, and get your photo with the Easter Bunny. There will be zones for ages 1 and up. You also can visit the...
    Oasis Family Farm Robbinsville NJ 08691
  7. Casino Pier Easter Sale

    April 3-5, Casino Pier and Breakaway Beach present their annual Easter Sale. You can get major savings on rides, go-karts, and the waterpark. Sale hours are 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. You can purchase tickets in person at ticket booths for Breakwater Beach or Casino Pier, as well as on www.casinopierj.com. (Visited 56 time, 1 visit today)
    Casino Pier Seaside Heights NJ 08751
  8. Bunny Express

    The Flemington Easter Bunny Express features a 90 minute train ride from Flemington to Ringoes on a historic Black River & Western Railroad diesel-powered train with Peter Cottontail. During the trip our big bunny will visit the children posing for pictures for anyone and handing out small treats. The train ride from Flemington to Ringoes will take about 25 minutes. When the train gets to Ringoes it will stop for a layover. Everyone can visit...
    Black River & Western Railroad Flemington NJ 08822
  9. Stations of the Cross

    The St. John’s Youth Group will present the Living Stations of the Cross, a portrayal of the final hours of Jesus Christ through music, theater and narration, at St. John the Baptist Church in Hillsdale on Good Friday, April 3 at 7:30 pm. The Stations of the Cross draw upon a tradition dating back to the 15th Century, and this year more than 15 teens will be acting them out. The Stations are beautifully acted...
    St. John the Baptist Church Hillsdale NJ 07642
  10. Easter Weekend @ Jellystone Park

    Looking to camp this Easter holiday? Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort at Tall Pines in Elmer, NJ, presents its holiday weekend, April 3-5. The weekend will be filled with music, fun, games, activities and entertainers, with appearances from Yogi Bear™ and all his friends. (Visited 65 time, 1 visit today)
    Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park – Elmer, NJ Elmer NJ 08318
  11. Bloomingdale Easter Egg Hunt

    Bloomingdale Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 4, 2015 @ 12:00 p.m., Bloomingdale: The Borough of Bloomingdale will hold its annual Easter Egg hunt on the Saturday before Easter this year. It will be held at Walter Bergen School on Glenwild Avenue at noon. The egg hunt is open to all students up to and including the 4th grade. The Easter Bunny will arrive around 1. (Visited 64 time, 1 visit today)
    Walter Bergen School Bloomingdale NJ 07403
  12. Allaire Village Easter Egg Hunt

    Allaire Village throws one heck of a party for Easter! The villagers and the Easter Bunny hide over 10,000 eggs all over the historic village. There will be small and large prizes hidden in many of the eggs. There will also be a host of other activities for the afternoon. The Easter Bonnet contest is for ages 0 to 12 years old. The Easter Parade and judging will begin at 2:00 p.m. in front of...
    Allaire State Park Wall Township NJ 07727
  13. Bunny Chase

    Terhune Orchards celebrates the coming of spring with a two day event on Easter Weekend. The Easter Bunny Chase features a treasure hunt and clues and a big surprise at the end of the chase. The chase is perfect for children between the ages of 2 to 8 years old. Every child can make a bunny to take home and get a free Easter Bunny cookie. There will also be free wagon and pony rides,...
    Terhune Orchards Princeton NJ 08540
  14. Easter @ Smithville

    The historic town of Smithville will sponsor two days of activities to celebrate Easter. On Saturday, April the 4th there will be an Easter Bunny Breakfast at Fred & Ethel’s Lantern Light Tavern. The event will feature a buffet breakfast and photos with the Easter Bunny. It will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. On Easter Sunday, April the 5th the village will sponsor an Easter Parade that starts at the Smithville Inn....
    Historic Smithville Smithville NJ 08205
  15. Six Flags Easter

    Six Flags has teamed up with PEEPS to host a special Easter weekend. On April 4 there will be the PEEPS Easter Egg Hunt Celebration before the park opens, complete with prizes and candy. Children ages 3-10 can participate in the hunt with paid park admission and required wristbands. There also will be music and games. Families can enjoy rides and park treats all weekend long. (Visited 86 time, 1 visit today)
    Six Flags Great Adventure Jackson NJ 08527
  16. Flemington Easter Egg Hunt

    Flemington’s Annual Egg Hunt will be held at Liberty Village Outlets on Saturday, April the 4th at 9:45 a.m. The event is held at the Main Entrance of the outlet center, next to the Carter’s Outlet. The Easter Bunny will be at the center to entertain the kids and the shoppers from 9:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Everyone is encouraged to bring their camera to capture the moment and memories for years to come. There...
    Liberty Village Premium Outlets Flemington NJ 08822
  17. Cape May Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt

    The Cape May Kiwanis will host their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. The hunt will be held at the Cape May Elementary School Fields located on Lafayette Street. The Easter Egg Hunt is good for all Pre-school to Third Graders. This annual event is sponsored by the City of Cape May and the Kiwanis Club of Cape May. Admission is free. For more information, call 609-884-8888 or visit...
    Cape May Elementary Cape May NJ 08204
  18. Frenchtown Easter

    The Frenchtown Easter Egg Hunt is sponsored by the Frenchtown Lions Club. It is held at Old Frenchtown Field on Saturday, April 4, 2015. In years past the hunt started at 10:00 a.m. and featured the Easter Bunny. There is no information on the Lion’s club page besides the sentence that says “bring the kids”. Here is some information about the Frenchtown Lions Club: The Frenchtown Lions Club was formed in 1936 by civic-minded community...
    Old Frenchtown Field Frenchtown NJ 08825
  19. Bunny Brunch

    Brunch with the Easter Bunny is being held at the Camden Children’s Garden on April 4, 2015 at two different times, at 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and at 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Prices range from $20.00 to $25.00 each. The event features a catered brunch, admission to the garden, an Easter Egg Hunt, a printed picture of the kids with the Easter Bunny, crafts and a ride on the Garden Carousel. Reservations are...
    Camden Children’s Garden Camden NJ 08103
  20. South Jersey’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt: 50,000 Eggs

    Kingsway Church is hosting the largest egg hunt that South Jersey as ever seen on April 4 at 10:00 a.m. It will be held on the football field of Cherry Hill West High School. Cherry Hill West’s football field covered with 50,000 little plastic eggs. Each egg filled with candy or a golden ticket. Now picture hundreds and hundreds of children running to fill their bags full of eggs! Exciting, chaotic and super-duper fun! Our...
    Cherry Hill High School Cherry Hill NJ 08002
  21. Easter Egg Hunt

    Children will explore the grounds of Liberty Hall, searching for plastic eggs hidden throughout the landscape and filled with holiday treats. A surprise visit from the Easter Bunny caps off the event. Saturday, April 4, two sessions: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; Noon to 1:30 p.m. Each $10 ticket admits one child & one adult; all additional adults are $5.00. Reservations required, please call 908-527-0400 (Visited 102 time, 1 visit today)
    Liberty Hall Museum Union NJ 07083
  22. Easter @ Crystal Springs

    The Crystal Springs Resort offers a wider selection of brunches, buffets and dinners than any place in New Jersey. There are 5 different Easter events from informal dinners for the whole family starring the Easter Bunny to elegant 4 course dinners with wine pairings. For instance the Easter Brunch Buffet at the Diamond Ballroom at Minerals Resort in Vernon features 4 separate stations for pasta, meats, seafood and salads. It also includes desserts, a children’s...
    Crystal Springs Resort Hamburg NJ 07419
  23. Wildwoods Easter

    Easter brings a host of Easter Egg Hunts and special Easter Events to the Wildwoods next weekend. There will be 3 Easter Egg Hunts in the area. The first one is the Elks Annual Easter Egg Hunt on April 4. It will be held on the beach at 19th Avenue in North Wildwood at noon. Children 11 years of age and younger can find Easter eggs and collect prizes. Call 609-729-2170 for more information. The...
    Wildwood Boardwalk Wildwood NJ 08260
  24. Liberty House Easter

    Liberty House Restaurant in Jersey City has been holding Easter Egg Hunts at the restaurant for 10 years now. This year the hunt will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The event features face painting, crafts, egg dyeing, music, treats and more. The egg hunt part of the event will start at 1:30 p.m. and registration is required. You can register for the event by calling 201-395-0300. On...
    Liberty House Restaurant Jersey City NJ 07305
  25. Bunny Train Ride

    Ride the Easter Bunny Train Ride and visit with Mr. E. Bunny on the train. Your ride will wind along the scenic Delaware River leaving from the Historic District of Phillipsburg, New Jersey. The train will travel along the river to Carpentersville and our destination will be the site of the historic Lime Kilns. In front of the 150 year old Lime kilns is a beautiful little glade filled with Easter eggs! Once we arrive...
    Delaware River Railroad Excursions Phillipsburg NJ 08865
  26. Liberty House Egg Hunt

    As we embark on another springtime season, Easter weekend kicks off the start of the warmer weather months at our restaurants with Easter Egg Hunts sponsored by H.U.G. our corporate giving program. Every year 10% of each of our restaurants top three producing tables is donated to programs that give back to our community. Part of this is hosting our annual Easter Egg Hunt at Liberty House and this year. At Liberty House, our 10th...
    Liberty House Restaurant Jersey City NJ 07305
  27. Easter Egg Hunt

    Heaven Hill Farm is sponsoring a full day of festivities on the day before Easter. Their Easter Egg Hunt & Easter Bonnet Contest last all day long and features visits with the animals on the farm, hayrides, and egg hunts all afternoon. There will also be a contest to find the best Easter Bonnet. The contest is open to Moms, Dads, boys and girls. The contestants will parade through the farm market and the winner...
    Heaven Hill Farm Vernon NJ 07462
  28. Far Hills Egg Hunt

    The Far-Hills Bedminster Fire Department is having their Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday April 4th. It takes place at the Far Hills Fairgrounds, rain or shine. The hunt begins at 12:00 p.m. (Visited 102 time, 1 visit today)
    Far Hills Fairgrounds Far Hills NJ
  29. Storybook Easter

    Join Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny for an Easter Egg Hunt on April 4 and 5. The hunt runs continuously from 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. both days. Each child will get a prize at the end of the hunt. This special event is designed for young children. Through March 17, you can get discounted admission for $19.00 on the Storybook Land website. (Visited 31 time, 1 visit today)
    Storybook Land Egg Harbor Township NJ 08234
  30. Easter Egg Hunt

    FREE Easter Egg Eggstravaganza! Hosts: 217church and afterschool programs Urban Promise and G4 Where: Hedgepeth-Williams Elementary School- South Olden Ave & Farragut Ave in Trenton, NJ For: Elementary kids K-5 April 4th 12PM-3PM – Egghunt & games for all ages – Bouncy Castle – Races – Cotton Candy & Popcorn snacks – LOTS of Candy! (Visited 78 time, 1 visit today)
    Hedgepeth-Williams Elementary School Trenton NJ 08629
  31. Easter Bunny Express

    The Easter Bunny turns into a train conductor every year in Morris County as he rides out on a train along the Whippanong Trail. The train leaves the station at the Whippany Railway Museum and travels along the historic Morristown & Erie Railroad and returns to the station after a 10 mile journey on the Springtime Streamliner. The rides are known for selling out early so you are advised to buy your tickets early online....
    Whippany Railway Museum Whippany NJ 07981
  32. Easter Bunny Fly-In

    The Easter Bunny is coming to town in an airplane. On April 4, EB will fly into Solberg Airport to visit families. At 3:00 p.m., there will be photos with the bunny. The event also includes airplane displays, airplane rides, airplane fly-ins, and a cookout by the Kiwanis Club. Kids can enjoy face painting, walk-through hot air balloons, sand art, a duck pond, and ice cream. Admission for the event is free. The gates will...
    Solberg Airport Whitehouse Station NJ 08889-3114
  33. St. Paul’s Egg Hunt

    St. Paul Lutheran Church will have their 10th annual Easter Egg Hunt on April 4. It is at 2:00 p.m., rain or shine. Kids 12 and under can enjoy the free event, complete with an egg hunt, crafts, a Bounce House, and more. (Visited 39 time, 1 visit today)
    St. Paul Lutheran Church Flemington NJ 08822
  34. Great Egg Hunt

    The Great Egg Hunt will be held in Ocean City on two consecutive Saturdays, March 28 and April 4. The events feature 100,000 eggs on the beaches of Ocean City between 11th & 14th Streets. The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 2:30 p.m. with five age groups, Up to 2 years, 3 to 4 years, 5 years, 6 years and 7 years. Rain date for the event will be March 29 and April 5....
    14th Street Beach Ocean City NJ 08226
  35. Easter Services

    On April 5, 2015, You are warmly invited to join Oasis-Church-NJ.com as we celebrate 2 Easter Sunday Church Services at 9am & 11am under our awesome Big Top Tent at The Gran Centurions at 440 Madison Hill Rd in Clark . Come celebrate the resurrection of Jesus with us. You will hear awesome music from the band and a heartfelt, relevant message of hope. During the kids service (parents are expected to go to adult...
    The Gran Centurions Clark NJ 07066
  36. Agricola Eatery Easter Brunch & Dinner

    Agricola was our favorite in the recent restaurant tasting competition at The New Jersey Wine & Food Festival and for Easter they have one of the most reasonable and Sunday Brunches in the state. The food event features a simple 3 course menu with a bakery and fresh fruit start, a second course with highlights like brioche French toast with roasted pears, orange butter, Ridge Valley Farm’s maple syrup and chicken apple sausage and Elysian...
    Agricola Eatery Princeton NJ 08542
  37. Stage House Tavern Easter Brunch

    Stage House has one of the most elaborate Easter Brunches in New Jersey that goes on from 9:30 in the morning to 6:30 at night. The first one is a breakfast brunch that is served from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The Easter Dinner buffet is served from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. The brunch buffet features items like: smoked salmon, bagels, croissants, salads, sweet potato soup, leg of lamb, ham, scrambled eggs, Belgian waffles, sliced...
    Stage House Tavern Somerset NJ 08873
  38. Easter Services

    On April 5, 2015, You are warmly invited to join Oasis-Church-NJ.com as we celebrate Easter Sunday church services @ the special times of 9:30am & 11:30am at the Regal Hadley Cinema at 1000 Corporate Ct in South Plainfield. Come celebrate the resurrection of Jesus with us. You will hear awesome music from the band and a heartfelt, relevant message of hope. Easter Activities for the Kids There will also be Easter crafts, Easter Eggs and...
    Regal Hadley Cinema NJ
  39. Smithville Easter

    The Smithville Inn is hosting an Easter Brunch, Lunch and Dinner Buffet with seatings at 10:00 a.m., 12:30, 3:00 p.m. & 5:30 p.m. The buffet features 10 different food stations: with breads, omelets, salads, waffles, a carving station with ham, beef and turkey, a pasta station with saltimbocca & sage cream a fish station with smoked salmon, a main buffet station with cheese blintzes, bacon, sausage and 3 of chef’s most popular dishes, a mashed...
    Smithville Inn Absecon 08205
  40. Easter @ The Bernards Inn

    The Bernardsville Inn goes all out for every holiday and Easter in no exception. They have a Grand Easter Buffet that features a visit from the Easter Bunny, an Easter Egg coloring contest and a guess the number of jelly beans in the jar contest. The buffet features: an incredible salad station with green and white asparagus with a black truffle vinaigrette, deviled eggs, cheeses from around the world, a chopped salad with bacon, blue...
    The Bernards Inn Bernardsville NJ 07924
(Visited 8,616 time, 20 visit today)


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