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2017 Easter Egg Hunts {In + Around Detroit}

Detroit Easter Egg Hunts

Whether they are carefully camouflaged or left out in plain sight, there is something so egg-citing (see what I did there?) about an Easter Egg Hunt! Here is your guide to the sometimes muddy, sometimes snowy (it is Michigan), hopefully sunny spring fun that is an Egg Hunt in Metro Detroit!  

Starting with our very own Detroit Moms Blog Easter Eggstravaganza! 

2nd Annual DMB Easter Eggstravaganza, Total Sports – Farmington 

Saturday, April 15 10:00a – 1:00p

After such a fun event last year, we can’t wait to do it again! Join us for the second annual DMB Easter Eggstravaganza and Egg Hunt in Farmington! 

 

Sunday, March 26th

Wolverine LakeEaster Bunny Luncheon & Egg Hunt, Richardson Center – Commerce | 1:00p – 3:00p Egg Hunt at 2:00 pm

Eat lunch and visit with the Easter Bunny! Includes – Pizza, dessert, crafts and egg hunt.  Child – $5.00 in advance, $7.00 at the door; Adult – $2.00 in advance, $3.00 at the door. Limited number of walk-ins will be allowed as space and supplies permit 


Saturday, April 8th

Clawson: Easter Egg Hunt, Clawson City Park | 10:00a

Join the Easter Bunny looking for eggs! Bring a camera and basket. Arrive on time because the Easter Bunny’s job is done in a blink of an eye. Ages 1-12.

HighlandHuron Valley Egg Hunt, Duck Lake Pines Park | 10:00a                                         

For more information, contact the Chamber office at 248-685-7129              

HollySpring Egg Hunt, Holly Twp Beach | 11:00a                                                                                                                                                                                    

Plastic eggs filled with candy and prizes will be hidden around the beach. There will be different age categories to make sure the hunt is fair for everyone. Children should bring their own basket or bag to collect their eggs.  Donations will be accepted to help cover programming and supply costs. The beach is located at 501 Thomas St. in Holly. Ages: 12 & Under.

Rochester: Easter Egg Hunt, Rochester Park Kiwanis Shelter | 10:15a 4 & Under; 11:30a 11 & Under

This event will be held at Rochester Park.  Pre-registration is a must.  Dress for the weather because the entire event is held outdoors. Ages: 11 & Under

Farmington HillsPizza & Eggs, Costick Center |11:30a – 1:00p                                                                             

A pizza lunch will be followed by a trip to the “egg patch” to search for eggs. A bag will be provided for the search and every child will receive a goody bag. All children must be accompanied by a paid adult. The fee is $7 residents/$12 non-residents. Register by April 3 or until full. 

Southfield: Eggstravaganza, Southfield Pavilion | 2:00p – 4:30p

Activities include: petting farm, visits with the bunny, games, crafts, and more! Food and some craft activities will be available for an additional cost. Ages: 14 & Under


Sunday, April 9th

Rochester: Easter Egg Hunt, Rochester Play | 12:00 noon

Ages 1-10

Novi: Eggstravaganza, Fuerst Park | 2:00p – 4:00p                                                                                         

Let’s go on an egg hunt!  Crafts, bunny visits, multiple age egg hunts. Ages 2 and up. $5 per child.        

Wixom: Easter Egg Hunt, Gilbert Willis Park | 12:00p

Registration begins at 12:00 p.m. and the Hunt begins at 1:00 p.m. The Easter Bunny will hop into Wixom with lots of candy filled eggs for children to hunt in this traditional Easter Egg Hunt. There are 2 areas for different age groups. To be sure everyone leaves happy, limited 10 eggs per child. Fee includes basket. Easter Bunny will be on site for hellos and pictures; be sure to bring your camera! Rain or shine event. No personal baskets, please. Cost is $3 per child. 


Thursday, April 13th

West Bloomfield: Spring Fling Egg Hunt, Drake Sports Park | 5:45p; 6:30p; 7:15p & 8:00p                                                                                                

Hunt for eggs and turn them in for treats!  Mr. and Mrs. Bunny will be there, so bring your camera and a basket to carry your goodies.  Check-in will begin 30 minutes prior to each heat.  This event typically sells out so early registration is highly recommended. Ages 1-7 yrs. Fees are $5 per child for residents and $7 per child for nonresidents.  If the event is not sold out, on-site registration will be available for $10 per child.

West Bloomfield: Spring Fling Flashlight Egg Hunt, Drake Sports Park | 8:45p                                                                                                          

An “egg-citing” twist on one of our most popular events, designed for our slightly older egg hunters.  Bring your flashlight and be prepared to “really hunt” down those hidden treasures. Bring a basket to carry away all your goodies. Check in between 8:15 pm and 8:45 pm.  Event will begin when it is dark (approximately 8:45.) This event will go rain or shine, so dress for the weather – Don’t forget boots! We will only allow on-site registrations if openings exist. Ages 5-12 yrsOn site registration fee is $10. Pre-registration is $5 for residents and $7 for non-residents. 

MilfordFun on the Farm Egg Hunt, Kensington Metropark Farm Center | 10:00a                                                                                                                   

It’s Easter at the Farm! Time to have an egg scramble and meet the Easter Bunny. This event is smaller than the park’s large egg hunt and is meant for ages 4 and younger.  It starts at 10 a.m. sharp! (Early arrival is highly recommended!) No registration necessary. For more information contact the Farm Center at 248-684-8632. A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark. $5 (cash only) per child; Babies 12 months and under free.     

Oxford: Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt, Powell Lake Township Park | 8:30p SHARP

An egg hunt with a twist – you’ll need your flashlights to hunt in the dark! Don’t forget to check your batteries and a basket to collect the eggs.  Turn eggs in for prizes and find the special egg to win the grand prize. Ages: 10 – 17. Cost: $10 (Oxford Residents: $8)

Springfield TwpTeen Flashlight Egg Hunt, Mill Pond Park – Davisburg | 8:00p – 9:30p                                                                                                      

Egg hunt meets awesomeness when teens hunt in the dark with flashlights for Easter eggs chucked full of candy. Participants are required to bring a flashlight and something to put their eggs in.  Door prizes, pizza and a beverage will be provided.  Awards will also be given.  Egg hunt will be held rain or shine, so please dress weather appropriate.  A minimum number of participants are required to hold the hunt.  Pre-registration is strongly encouraged but will be accepted at the door if minimum is met and tickets are still available! Limited number of tickets available. Ages: 10 – 17. Cost: $10/person.                                                                                                                                   


Friday, April 14th

Royal OakBunnyville, Detroit Zoo | Friday & Saturday  9:00a – 3:00p                                                                                                                                                        

Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo! An “egg-stravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s annual Bunnyville celebration, featuring games, live entertainment, zookeeper talks and much more! Activities will feature a golden egg hunt, the Jelly Bean Jamboree, Funny Bunny Games, whisker painting and photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny (available for purchase). Discounted Admission Available: Bunnyville visitors are encouraged to bring a canned or other non-perishable food item to be donated to Gleaners Community Food Bank. Each guest with a food donation will receive a reduced admission price of $9, parking not included. Admission for Detroit Zoological Society Members is free, but Members are encouraged to bring food donations.

Springfield Twp: Easter Egg Hunt, Springfield Oaks Activity Center | Ages 4 & Under: 11:00a – 1:00p; Ages 5 – 12 2:00p – 4:00p                                                           

Hop on out for our eggcellent 19th Annual Easter Egg Hunt!  Our colorful Easter eggs will be filled with candy, toys, or prizes. The Easter Bunny will also be there so parents please bring your camera to capture the memories. Prize eggs may be found during the hunt. Children must bring their own Easter basket. Egg hunt will be held rain or shine, so please dress weather appropriate.  Egg hunts will begin promptly at 11am and 2pm. 


Saturday, April 15th

Auburn HillsEaster Egg Hunt & Bonnet Contest, Civic Center Park | 12:00p – 2:00p                                                                                           

Children of all ages are invited to hunt for Easter treats, enter the Annual Easter Bonnet Contest and have their pictures taken with the Easter Bunny! Adults, don’t forget to enter the traditional egg toss! There will be a $2 per child fee for attending the event collected from  your car as you enter the park. Note: Hunt areas are spread throughout the park. The age categories are: 3 & under, 4-6, 7-9, 10 & up.

Royal OakBunnyville, Detroit Zoo | Friday & Saturday 9:00a – 3:00p                                                                                                                                                      

Hop on over to Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo! An “egg-stravaganza” of family fun is planned for the Detroit Zoo’s annual Bunnyville celebration, featuring games, live entertainment, zookeeper talks and much more! Activities will feature a golden egg hunt, the Jelly Bean Jamboree, Funny Bunny Games, whisker painting and photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny (available for purchase). Discounted Admission Available: Bunnyville visitors are encouraged to bring a canned or other non-perishable food item to be donated to Gleaners Community Food Bank. Each guest with a food donation will receive a reduced admission price of $9, parking not included. Admission for Detroit Zoological Society Members is free, but Members are encouraged to bring food donations.

MilfordThe Great Egg Hunt at Martindale Beach, Kensington Metropark Farm Center | 11:00a                                                                                                                                               

Bring the kids for an Easter egg scramble and enjoy an animal show presented by Farmer John and The Barnyard Express. (Show times 10:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.) And of course, kids will get an opportunity to pose for your pictures with the Easter Bunny. 11 a.m. SHARP! Early arrival is highly recommended! All Ages. $5 (cash only) per child; Babies 12 months & under free.       

Oxford: Easter Bunny Bonanza, Seymour Lake Township Park | 1:00p SHARP

Welcome the Easter Bunny with an Easter Egg Hunt and Ping-pong ball drop!  The bunny chopper will fly over and shower the kids with thousands of white ping-pong balls.  Each child will receive a bag of candy and special treat. Cost: $10 (Oxford Residents: $8) Advance tickets required.

Sylvan Lake: Annual Glow Egg Hunt, Community Center | 8:00p

Annual egg hunt on the front lawn at the Community Center.

White Lake: Egg Scramble with Roscoe the Clown, Indian Springs Metropark Environmental Discovery Center | 10:00a & 1:00p

It’s time for Indian Springs’ annual Egg Scramble. Rosco the Clown will entertain families with his fabulous show.  We will provide bags for egg collecting–please do not bring a basket. Fee: $5 per child.  Please preregister. A vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark.

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Saturday, April 8th

Ray: Toddler Egg Scramble, Wolcott Mill Metropark Farm and Nature Centers | 10:00a, 1:00p & 3:00p

A mini version of our Farm egg Scramble especially geared for the 4 year old and under age group. The toddlers can visit the Easter Bunny, make a craft and scramble for eggs. A snack and drink will be included for the children. Visitors may also purchase a horse drawn wagon ride. Preregistration required. Space will be limited to 50 children per session. Please dress for the weather. Call 586-752-5932 to preregister. Preregistration only please. $5 per child. 

Sterling Heights: **Special Needs Egg Hunt**, Rockpointe Church | 10:00a – 12:00p                               

Free egg hunt for kids with special needs, siblings are welcome to join in the fun.  There are the following Egg hunts available for your children: Wheelchair Egg Hunt, Quiet Egg Hunt (for those with sensory concerns), Special Egg Hunt (for those with special needs and all siblings).  Everything is wheelchair accessible. Ages: 12 & Under.                                                                                

Shelby TwpEaster Egg Scramble, River Bends Park | 1:00p for ages 3 – 5 and 2:00p for ages 6 – 10                                                              

A truly festive afternoon will start with an egg hunt, kids will “scramble” to find all the goodie-filled eggs. Bring your own basket for egg collection! This is an outdoor, rain or shine, event with no registration and no payment required.


Sunday, April 9th

Ray: Farm Egg Scramble, Wolcott Mill Metropark Farm and Nature Centers | 1:00p – 4:00p

Come out and visit with the farm animals and participate in the best egg scramble around! Take you picture with the Easter Bunny, visit with Roscoe the Clown and stop by Bunnyville to meet the rabbits. Kids can make a craft to take home and enter the coloring contest. Visitors may purchase a horse drawn wagon ride. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Please dress for the weather.  $5 per child at the door.

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Saturday, April 1st

Canton: Easter Eggstravaganza, Heritage Park | 10:30a – 12:30p                                                                                                                                                                      

Bring the kids out to enjoy a variety of Easter and spring-themed activities! We will run continuous egg hunts between 10:30am-12:30pm in two age categories to help keep the “hunting” fair for even our littlest participants. Please allow some extra time for parking, as historically this is a well-attended event. The grounds tend to be very wet in early spring so please DRESS ACCORDINGLY. Please check out cantonfun.org prior to the event for a complete schedule of events. Ages: Up to 11 yrs. Fee: $3 per child R/ $4 per child NR, on-site registration.           


Saturday, April 8th

Grosse IleAnnual Easter Event, Centennial Farm |  9:30a – 11:00a or 12:00p – 1:30p                                                   

Activities Include: Brunch,  Easter Egg Hunt by Age Division,  Visit and Photo with Easter Bunny, Prizes.  Advanced Tickets Only! $8.00 Per Child– Advanced Registration Required,  Adults can purchase a meal ticket for $4.

Grosse Pointe Farms: Easter Egg Hunt, Pier Park | 10:00a

Join us at this free event in Rain, Shine or Snow, and bring your Easter basket or bag to hunt for candy filled eggs.  Don’t forget your camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny!!  Please arrive by 9:45 a.m. as the hunt begins at 10:00 a.m. sharp!


Wednesday, April 12th

Detroit: Easter Eggstravaganza, Crowell Recreation Center | 5:00p

Ages 12 & Under


Saturday, April 15th

Brownstown:  Easter Egg Scramble, Lake Erie Metropark Marshlands Museum & Nature Center | 10:00a; 12:00p & 2:00p

It’s Easter and you know what that means!  Egg hunts, crafts, and games.  Sign up in advance and get ready for some fun! Advanced Ticket Purchase Only. $5.00 per child. A vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark.

Detroit: Easter Fun Fest, Historic Fort Wayne | 10:00a – 2:00p

Free event. Concessions will be available nominal fee.  Activities include : Egg Hunts, Zoo-topia, Egg-mazing Race, Tot Area, Youth-Adult Egg Hunt, Talent Showcase and much more. All Ages. Call (313) 224-1100 for more information.

LivoniaEgg Hunt, Rotary Park | 12:00p                                                                                                      

Register the day of the event from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at Rotary Park (6 mile and Hubbard): FREE! Ages 10 and under are welcome (with parent participation) to search for eggs from the Easter Bunny!                                                                                                                   

Northville: Easter Egg Hunt, Ward Church | 10:00a – 11:30a

An INDOOR Easter Egg Hunt for PRESCHOOL THROUGH SECOND GRADE children. There will be music, snacks, a story and egg hunting. Please bring a basket or something to hold your found treasures

Northville: Egg-Stravaganza, Maybury State Park Farm | 10:30a – 12:00p                                                                                                                                               

Come to Maybury Farm and enjoy face painting, visits by Smokey Bear and the Easter Bunny. Age divided egg hunts begin at 11 a.m.  $5 per car admission.

 

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Saturday, April 15th

Ann Arbor: Spring Eggstravaganza, Lillie Park South – Pittsfield Twp |  11:00a – 1:30p

Egg scrambles, petting zoo, balloon twisters, face painting, photos with the Easter Bunny, crafts, games, music, and more!  Egg Scrambles stating at 11:30 AM, 12 PM, and 12:30 PM

Saline: Egg Scavenger Hunt, Rec Center Woods |  11:30a 

Bring your basket or bag to collect eggs that have been scattered throughout the wooded area behind the Rec Center. The children will be divided into the following age groups: 2-3, 4-5, 6-7 and 8-10. A few lucky eggs will have a prize sticker. All participants will receive a goody bag. This event will take place outside rain, shine or snow. Event starts promptly at 11:30 so don’t be late! Ages: 2 – 10. Price: Member Fee: $6.00; Non Member Fee: $6.00

 

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