Easter Egg Hunts and Events


With Easter coming April 21, many churches and organizations have scheduled egg hunts in March. Below is a list of places children (and adults!) can enjoy the fun and adventure of an egg hunt. If your event is not listed, please email leigh@akersmediagroup.com, and it will be added to the list.

Audible Easter Egg Hunt

Where: Hickory Point Park, 27341 U.S. Highway 19, Tavares

When: March 24, 10am-noon

Cost: Free

10am, photos with the Easter Bunny. Egg Hunt begins at 11am. Since eggs will be beeping, sighted children will wear blindfolds. Sponsored by New Vision, Golden Triangle and Mount Dora Kiwanis, and Thrivent Financial.

Church Easter Egg Hunt

Where: Tavares Church of the Nazarene, 1685 David Walker Dr.

When: March 25, 10:30am-1pm

Cost: Free

Kingdom Kids Children’s Ministry is hosting the egg hunt beginning at 10:30am with songs and activities. Bounce house, lesson activities, special treats for children pre-K through 5th grade.

Eustis Easter Egg Hunt
Where:  Eustis Memorial Library, 120 North Center St.
When:  March 30, 10:30-11 a.m.
Ages: 6 years and under (must be walking)  
Cost:  Free
Children will get a bag to hold their eggs and goodies and instructions for the hunt at the library’s Children’s Desk.  

Easter Egg Hunt
Where:  Golden Triangle YMCA playground, 1465 David Walker Road
When:  March 31, 8:45 a.m.
Ages: No restrictions provided
Cost:  Free
The community is invited to bring their baskets and meet on the playground to enjoy a big Easter egg hunt.

Mount Dora Easter Egg Hunt
Where:  W.T. Bland  Library, 1995 N. Donnelly St.
When:  March 31, 10 a.m.
Ages: 10 years & Under
Cost:  Free
Thousands of Easter Eggs are scattered on the front lawn for kids to hunt. Photos with Easter Bunny, book giveaways, balloon artist, PAWS Therapy Dogs kissing booth, popcorn, and sweet treats. No registration required.

Helicopter Egg Drop:
Where:  Frank Brown Sports Complex, 1245 Pine Ave., Mount Dora 
When:  March 31, 10am-Noon
Ages:  10 years and under
Cost:  Free
25,000 plastic candy-filled Easter Eggs will drop from a helicopter. 50 of those eggs will have tickets for toy prizes. Lunch will also be provided starting at 11:30 a.m.  Hosted by TheCross Mount Dora.

Montverde Easter Egg Hunt

Where: Kirk Park, 17436 Division St., Montverde

When: Saturday, March 31, 10am

Cost: Free

There will be 11,000 eggs hidden for ages 0-11. Egg hunt begins promptly at 10am.