Easter Egg Hunts in the Triangle: 2021
There are several options across the area
March 19-April 5
Egg-stra Special Egg Hunts
No registration is required for these egg hunts from Raleigh Parks, with multple locations: Abbotts Creek Community Center (9950 Durant Rd.); Biltmore Hills Community Center (2615 Fitzgerald Dr.); Pullen Community Center (408 Ashe Ave.); and Tarboro Road Community Center (121 N Tarboro St.). “Pick up a sheet at the front door and start searching for giant wooden eggs hidden all around the park. Count up the number of eggs and submit your answer for a chance to win a prize!” More info here.
Egg Hunt Scramble at Anderson Point Park
20 Anderson Point Dr.
This event (4 p.m.-6 p.m.) also has a distanced bunny photo visit, “non-sweet bunny treats,” and a craft to take home with kids. “The event will occur rain or shine so please dress for the weather,” organizers say. Register here.
Glow in the Dark Egg-stravaganza at Carolina Pines Park
2305 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh
This evening event (6:30 p.m.-8 p.m.) is also a drive-thru effort, and participants will compete against other groups in a “holiday-themed game of Kahoot It.” All participants get a gift bag filled with reats. Register here.
Egg Hunt at West Point on the Eno
5101 N. Roxboro Rd.
The socially distanced event invites hunters between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., with a hunt beginning every hour. (Find the golden egg for an extra surprise.) Kids get a take-home bag with crafts, and face masks are required for everyone. Register here. A “Dog-Gone Egg Hunt” also takes place at West Point on the Eno on March 27, for folks who want their pups to get involved, between 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Registration here.)
Leigh Farm Park Rd.
370 Leigh Farm Rd.
Kids 12 and under, are invited to Leigh Farm Park Rd.The socially distanced event invites hunters between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., with a hunt beginning every hour. Kids get a take-home bag with crafts, and face masks are required for everyone. Register here.
Brier Creek Drive Thru Egg Hunt
10810 Globe Rd, Morrisville
This drive-through event invites kids to find hidden eggs throughout the path and then pick up a goodie bag. Times are 9 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 10:30 a.m., and 11:15 a.m., with 30-minute sessions. More info here.
The Hoppening Shell-ebration Egg Hunt at Roberts Park
1300 E Martin St, Raleigh
You can wave at Mr. Bunny and take part in a hunt with a twist (10 a.m.-noon): “Young egg-plorers will ‘search’ for colorful eggs noting each letter to unscramble a hidden message at the end of the route. You’ll also receive a take home kit filled with prizes and pre-stuffed eggs.” Register here.
The Great Eggscape Egg Hunt at Laurel Hills Park
3808 Edwards Mill Rd., Raleigh
Egg searcher will take home prizes, activity ideas, crafts, and of course, eggs. There are different stations throughout with activities that “help our hunters find our eggs,” organizers say. Event runs 10 a.m.-noon. Register here.
Tail Waggin’ Treat Hunt at Kiwanis Park
2525 Noble Rd., Raleigh
The dog-friendly event invites groups with pups to embark on an on-leash hunt for Milk-Bone treats. There’s also a photo booth area, dog park, agility course, and more. Register here. It runs 1 p.m.-3 p.m.