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Think Outside the Egg: 6 Alternative Hunts for Easter and Beyond

From pirates to superheroes, simple ways to freshen up this year’s egg hunt


Published on: April 01, 2023

little kid holding a blue egg on a spoon outdoors

Some new takes on Easter egg hunts

It's almost time to hide those candy-stuffed plastic eggs and let the chaos ensue. As our little chicks get older, however, many parents long for a fresh take on this Easter tradition. These six creative egg-hunt alternatives will engage kids and liven up any humdrum Easter routine. From letting kids unearth pirate treasure to egging them on to solve a top-secret mission, each hunt introduces an exciting new twist that may speak to your child’s specific interests. Scroll through the arrows above or click the link below for ideas. 

Up first: Pirate treasure hunt

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