The good news: Awesome Easter events for kids and families are back by the basket-full for 2022! Community activities include all sorts of egg hunts, scavenger hunts, bunny-meeting opportunities and more. Let’s hop to it! Happy Easter to all.
2022 Easter events around Seattle and beyond
Friday, April 8, 5:30 p.m.–7 p.m.: Family Adventures in Pysanky With KidsQuest Children’s Museum
Pysanky is an ancient form of folk art from Ukraine. Eggs are decorated using beeswax and dyes, resulting in an artful keepsake. Learn the art of Pysanky and make your own beautiful creation at this workshop. Preregister; $30/museum members, $35/non-members. Ages 7 and older.
April 8–10 and 15–16, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.: Bunny Patch at Thomasson Farm, Enumclaw
Come down to Thomasson Family Farm in Enumclaw, famous for its fall pumpkin patch, for an Easter celebration. A lot of your favorite activities will be available, such as the playground area and tractor train rides, plus an ongoing egg hunt and more. Book tickets in advance; $12 per person; ages 1 and younger free.
Saturday, April 9, 10 a.m.–11:30 a.m or 4 p.m.–5:30 p.m Egg Hunt at Muddy Pug Farm & Sanctuary, Maple Valley
Hunt for eggs for a good cause! Ticket sales will go directly to the care of the rescued cows, sheep, goats, ducks and bunnies that call The Muddy Pug home. $15–$75. All ages.
April 9, 10 a.m.–noon: Lego Easter Bunny Workshop, Mill Creek
Your little builders can celebrate Easter by engineering and building their own hopping Easter Bunny out of Lego. Egg-cellent Play-Well instructors lend their guidance in this workshop designed for kids ages 5–10. $40.
Saturday, April 9, 1–3 p.m.: Hide & Peep Egg Hunt at the Outlet Collection, Auburn
Start at the Easter Bunny set and hunt through the mall to find the 12 retailers with large Easter Egg decals in their windows to collect your eggs! Free. Ages 3–11.
Saturday–Sunday, April 9–10, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.: Simpson Railroad Easter Bunny Special Train Ride, Shelton
Book an egg-stra special train ride with Simpson Railroad. Enjoy the 2.25-mile loop with an Easter egg hunt stop along the way. Say hello to the Easter Bunny while collecting eggs before hopping back on the train. Buy tickets onsite; $15 per person, ages 1 and younger free.
April 9–10 and 16, 11 a.m.–4 p.m.: Easter Petting Zoo, Sumner
Kids of all ages will be thrilled to celebrate Easter with an outdoor petting zoo at the Old Cannery Furniture Warehouse! See and touch goats, pigs, lamas, a camel, and more. Come inside for additional photo ops. Free.
Sunday, April 10: 9 a.m.–12:15 p.m.: Bunny Sunday at Timberlake Church, Redmond
Kids will get to experience a bunny petting zoo, a visit from the Easter Bunny and his family, along with other fun and games. Takes place during service. Free. All ages.
Friday, April 15: 4:30 p.m.–8 p.m.: Magnuson Park Easter Egg Hunt, Seattle
This egg hunt has something for everyone — starting from the littles (at 5:30 p.m.) to teens (at 7:30 p.m.). There is even a craft to do at 4:30 p.m. All are encouraged to bring a bag or basket (or flashlight for teen night events). Free.
Friday–Monday, April 15–18, 8 a.m.–8 p.m.: Auburn’s Peter Cotton Trail, Auburn
Go on a bunny scavenger hunt around Auburn’s parks and trails. The list of locations will be announced on April 14. Find 10 bunnies (each one is numbered), fill out a scorecard and submit it for a chance to win a prize! Free.
Saturday, April 16, 7 a.m.–9 a.m: Hauling Eggs 5K, followed by an Easter Egg Hunt, 11 a.m.–noon, Bonney Lake
Time to put on your running shoes and get hopping. Pick up eggs along the route of the 5K in the neighborhood around Allan Yorke Park. Preregistration required. After getting your steps in at the Hauling Eggs 5K, stay for an egg hunt and collect goodies.
Saturday, April 16, 9–11 a.m.: Egg Scramble, SeaTac
Scramble to unscramble the puzzle at the Egg Scramble in SeaTac. Crafts, a face painter, balloon artists, goodie bags and of course, the Easter bunny will all be on hand to celebrate. Kids can even tour a fire engine! Ages 10 and younger. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 a.m.: Ronnie’s Royal Adventure: The Golden Door, Newcastle
Embark on an interactive Easter quest with obstacle courses, treasure hunts, prizes and fun! Hosted by Seattle Revival Center. Ages 3–12. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 10–11 a.m.: Bunny Hop Egg Hunt, Snoqualmie
Bring a basket and celebrate spring as Snoqualmie’s annual egg hunts return. Kids can plan on a festive spring morning of candy-filled egg hunting. Ages 1–12. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 10–11 a.m.: Marysville EGGstravaganza Egg Hunt, Marysville
Spring is in the air and the Easter Bunny is on the way! Grab your Easter basket, and hop on over to Jennings Park for the EGGstravaganza Egg Hunt. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 10–11:15 a.m.: Traditional Egg Hunt, Brier
Join the city of Brier for a traditional Easter egg hunt. Kids up to 10 years old will be released by age groups and have a chance to pick up filled eggs. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m.–noon: Egg Hunt and Photos With the Easter Bunny at the Grange, Issaquah
Hunt for eggs and take photos at the do-it-yourself set. Find the Golden Egg for an extra surprise! For kids ages 11 and younger. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m.–noon: Fife Easter Festival, Fife
Bring the family and take a lap around the track of Dacca Park Football Field to find vendors, treats and eggs. Children of all ages will have a chance to win prizes! Enjoy live music, a giant inflatable slide and get your picture with the Easter Bunny. Free; For kids ages 1–10.
Saturday, April 16, 10:30 a.m.–noon: Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt, Mill Creek
Egg hunt, Easter bunny photo booth, balloon twisters, fun activities, games, and more! Canned food donations are welcome. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 10:30–11:30 a.m.: Artfully Together: Painted Eggs, Everett
Hop into spring with Imagine Children’s Museum’s Painted Egg-sravaganza! Paint your own egg masterpiece with your favorite adult by your side. Preregister; $15/museum members, $20/non-members. Ages 12 and under.
Saturday, April 16, 11 a.m.–noon: Tumwater Easter Egg Dash, Tumwater
Join the fun at Tumwater’s Annual Easter Egg Dash. Some 20,000 eggs will be nestled in the grassy field behind the stadium at Tumwater High School! Collect eggs filled with candy, toys, and prize coupons. Mark the occasion with a picture with the Easter Bunny, too! Free; For kids ages 11 and younger.
Saturday, April 16, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.: Easter Egg Hunt at Kent Station, Kent
Head to Kent Station for an Easter egg hunt ending with a delicious treat. Then, use your own camera to snap a photo with the Easter Bunny himself. Or book ahead for professional photos available (for purchase). Free.
Saturday, April 16, 11 a.m.–noon: Snohomish Easter Parade
Washington State’s only Easter Parade is once again on this year in Historic Downtown Snohomish. And as always, it’s followed by the Easter Bonnet Contest. Free.
Saturday, April 16, 4–6 p.m.: Easter Egg Hunt at Sunrise Village, Puyallup
Visit designated businesses at Sunrise Village to receive eggs filled with Easter surprises. Take photos with the Easter Bunny with your own camera and enjoy face painting, balloon twisters and more! Free.
Saturday–Sunday, April 16–17, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.: Egg Hunts at Old McDebbie’s Farm, Spanaway
Hop over to popular Old McDebbie’s Farm for egg hunts on the hour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. — that’s six hunts each day! No registration necessary. Pay $10 per person admission to the farm plus $4 to collect a dozen eggs.
Sunday, April 17, noon–3 p.m: Bunnies and Sundaes, Seattle
Nutty Squirrel Gelato will be hosting rabbits by 24 Carrot Parties and serving uniquely crafted Easter sundaes. This event will be followed by a community Easter egg hunt! $12. All ages.