2013 Easter Egg Hunts in Atlanta
Bring your baskets to any one of these Atlanta Easter egg hunts. Enjoy chocolate, surprises, photos and visits with a big furry pal. Find our tops picks here; many events are free.
An annual Atlanta Easter Egg Hunt event is the Dinosaur Egg
Hunt at Fernbank Museum of Natural History.
Atlanta Easter Egg Hunts
Dinosaur Egg Hunt.
Fernbank Museum of Natural History. Age-appropriate egg hunts, music, games and more. Hunts for ages 4 and younger, 5-8 and two family hunts. March 30. 9:45 a.m.-12:20 p.m. 767 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta. 404-929-6300. Adults, $17.50; ages 3-12,
$15.50; 2 and younger, free. Hunt costs $5.
Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt.
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center. One of the classic Easter egg hunts in Atlanta, there are thousands of candy-filled eggs to find, as well as three special prize eggs, Atlanta Braves games and prizes, arts and crafts for kids, a chance to meet the Easter Bunny. Egg hunts: newborns-age 3, 11:15 a.m.; ages 4-6, 11:30 a.m.; ages 7 and older, 11:45 a.m. March 30. 10 a.m. 980 Briarcliff Rd. NE, Atlanta. 404-872-5338. Adults, free; ages 12 and younger, $14.
Mount Paran Church EggFest. The Lovett School. Families can enjoy a festival with bounce houses, games, food and an Easter egg hunt in Atlanta with more than 15,000 eggs. March 30. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 4075 Paces Ferry Rd. NW, Atlanta. 404-923-8700. Free.
Decatur Easter Egg Hunt. Decatur First Baptist Church. Join the Easter Bunny in age-appropriate hunts for eggs on the square. March 23. 11 a.m. 308 Clairemont Ave., Decatur. 404-371-8386. Free.
Kirkwood Family Find Easter Egg Hunt. Bessie Branham Park. Kids 12 and younger can search for eggs filled with candy and prizes and enjoy a free breakfast. March 30. 10 a.m.-noon. 2051 Delano Ave., Atlanta. 678-607-6076. Free.
The Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop
at Sprayberry High School is a popular outside Atlanta Easter Egg Hunt
Outside Atlanta Easter Egg Hunts
Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt.
Deer Lick Park. Bring your own flashlight and hunt for eggsin the dark. March 22. 8 p.m. 2105 Mack Rd., Douglasville. 770-920-7129. 7 and older. $5.
Easter Egg Hunt.
North Park Softball Fields.Games, inflatables and exhibitors; Kids are divided into age groups to hunt for thousands of eggs. March 23. 11 a.m. Pre-hunt activities begin at 10 a.m. 1350 Cogburn Rd., Alpharetta. 678-297-6140. 10 and younger. Free.
The Rock Ranch. Features over 30,000 prize and candy-filled eggs. Try out the “Cow-A-Bunga” zip lines. March 23. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 5020 Barnesville Hwy., The Rock. 706-647-6374. Egg hunt is free, zip line is $7-$12.
Magical Easter Eggstravaganza.
Babyland General Hospital. Enjoy breakfast with the Easter bunny, a parade and an Egg Hunt of course! March. 23. Breakfast, 8 a.m. parade, 11 a.m., egg hunt, 2 p.m. 300 N.O.K Dr., Cleveland. 706-865-2171. Breakfast, $10; everything else free.
Northside Easter Eggstravaganza.
Northside Hospital-Cherokee. Egg hunts by age, petting zoo, carnival games, moon walks and photos with the Easter Bunny. March 23. 1-3 p.m. 201 Hospital Rd., Canton. 770-720-5474. Free admission; visitors encouraged to bring diaper or wipes donations.
Golden Egg Hunt.
Lake Lanier Islands Resort. Several age-appropriate hunts, prizes, food, kids’ activities, photos and much more. March 30. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 7000 Lanier Islands Pkwy., Buford. 800-677-5304. Free; parking, $10.
Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop.
Sprayberry High School. The annual tradition in the realm of Atlanta Easter egg hunts, this egg drop event features food, games, activities and egg hunts for everyone as a helicopter drops thousands of eggs onto the football field. Free photos with the Easter Bunny. March 30. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 2525 Sandy Plains Rd., Marietta. 770-423-1330. Free.
Eggstravaganza. Rehoboth Baptist Church.
Enjoy a huge egg hunt for toddlers through 5th graders. All kids under 18 get a free hotdog meal, adults pay $1 for a meal. Free activities include pony rides, inflatables, face painting, crafts, prizes and photos with costumed characters. March 30. 10 a.m.-noon. 2997 Lawrenceville Hwy., Tucker. 678-939-3182. Free.