29 Easter Egg Hunts and Parties for kids in Chicago area

4/14/2017 7:35:57 AM
29 Easter Egg Hunts, Breakfasts & Parties for kids in Chicago area - KidTrail Pick
Easter is around the corner which means time to make special family memories with Easter Egg Hunts, Breakfast with the Bunny and special photos with the Easter Bunny.  Chicago and the suburbs has so much to offer for Easter.  Take a look at this list of 29 fun activities for kids and families. From local park districts to neighborhood events, there is plenty to choose from. Bring your camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny! A few also offer professional Easter Bunny photo opportunities. Happy Spring and Happy Easter!


River North Annual Egg Toss

Montgomery Ward Park
630 N Kingsbury St, 
Chicago, Illinois 60654

What: Join us for our Annual Egg Toss on Saturday, April 15, from 2-4 pm in beautiful River North at Montgomery Ward Park

Date/Time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 2 PM - 4 PM

Cost: FREE

Interested in going? Let us know on the Facebook Events Page listed below so that we can plan accordingly: 

Easter Egg Hunt & Party at Roosevelt Collection

Roosevelt Collection
150 W. Roosevelt Rd.
Chicago, IL 60605

What: Come celebrate Easter with your family and friends at The Shops at Roosevelt Collection! This year, The Shops are thrilled to present a variety of free, fun and family-friendly holiday themed activities including several Easter Egg Hunts, a store-to-store Candy Hop and an Arts and Crafts tent.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10 AM to 2 PM

10 AM: The first egg hunt for children with special needs.
11:00 AM: Toddlers will get their turn
12:00 PM: children ages five and up will have their chance.

Arts & Crafts tent and candy hop is available throughout the event

Cost: Free

Easter Egg-Stravaganza at Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo
Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
2001 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614

What: Celebrate Easter weekend at the zoo with a basket full of fun family activities! Highlights include: brunch buffet, photos with the Easter bunny, multiple egg hunts for different age groups, free rides on the AT&T Endangered Species Carousel and Lionel Train Adventure, music to get you hopping, craft making and educational activities.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 8 AM to 1 PM

Schedule of Events 8:30 a.m.–12:30 PM: 

Breakfast buffet

8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: Meet the Easter Bunny, crafts, outdoor activities, music

8:30, 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.: Egg hunts
10 a.m.–1 p.m.: Free carousel and train rides (weather permitting)

Egg Hunt Details:
Egg hunt zones will be broken up into two categories: ages 3 and under and ages 4 and older. Families will be assigned an egg hunt zone based on the age of their oldest child. Spaces are limited per wave. Buy tickets today to reserve your place!

Buffet Menu:
Scrambled eggs, applewood smoked bacon, fresh fruit, assorted pastries, coffee, tea, milk and juice. 
Mimosas and bloody marys available for purchase at cash bar.

How to register: Register online on LP Zoo website or call.

Easter Egg Hunt & Brunch at Pinstripes

Pinstripes Chicago
Neighborhood: Streeterville
435 E. Illinois St.
Chicago, IL 60611

What: Our Easter Grand brunch buffet includes an endless spread of Easter favorites from carved prime rib, fresh seafood, waffles, made-to-order omelets, salad bar, delectable desserts and more! Plus, the Easter bunny will be joining for photo opportunities and to celebrate the special holiday.

Beginning at 9:30 a.m., join in for an egg hunt around the venue! Kids have a chance to search for the colorful eggs and receive special prizes. Easter baskets are $5 each and include a special treat! All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. Please note, registering for the Easter Egg Hunt does not include a reservation for Easter Brunch.

Date/Time: Sunday, April 16, 2017, 9:30 AM to 3 PM

Cost: Adults $34, includes one mimosa, Kids 6-12 $15, Kids 5 & Under: Free, $4 Mimosas & $7 Bloody Marys are available all day.

The Big Find Easter Egg Hunt

Mary Bartleme Park
Neighborhood: West Loop
115 S Sangamon St.
Chicago, IL 60607

What: We are so excited to host our 7th Annual Big Find on April 8 at Mary Bartleme Park in the West Loop. This is one of Chicago’s most exciting Easter egg hunts, and you won’t want to miss it! Register for your FREE ticket today!

Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10 AM to 12 PM. First egg hunt at 10:05 AM. Second egg hunt at 11:15 AM.

Cost: FREE

Register for your FREE ticket on the website:

Egg Hunt at Maggie Daley Park

Maggie Daley Park 
Neighborhood: Millennium Park
337 E. Randolph St. 
Chicago, IL 60601 
312-552-3000 (park)
312-742-3918 (fieldhouse)

What: Come join us for a one of a kind Egg Hunt. Medieval Times has partnered with Maggie Daley to provide a unique event. Come for the egg hunt and enjoy all the activities. The Knights parade, Knight performances, knight training, medieval crafts, and more! Children ages 1 through 12 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Date/Time: Friday, April 14, 2017 from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Cost: $5.00

Register here: 

Bunny Brunch at SOD Room

SOD Room
Neighborhood: South Loop
1454 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605

What: SomeBUNNY very special is coming to Sod Room! Hop on over for a fun filled morning of playtime, delicious brunch and a visit from the Easter Bunny! This egg-stra special event includes one digital picture of your child/ren by the very talented TK Photography. Additional images may be purchased directly through the Photographer for $15/image.

Date/Time: Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cost: $35/One adult & one child

How to register: Book your spot online on SOD Room website:

Easter Party & Bunny Photos at Little Beans

Little Beans Play Café
Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
1809 W. Webster Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614

What: Enjoy a fun Easter celebration filled with Spring fun. We’ll have the Easter Bunny here for photos, an Easter Egg hunt, pizza, music and play. Includes a digital Bunny photo that will be emailed.

Date/Time: Saturday, APRIL 8, 2017 from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Cost: $35 for one child, $25 for siblings

Register online on Little Beans website: 

Easter Party at Kid City

Kid City
Neighborhood: West Town
1837 West Grand Ave
Chicago, IL  60622

What: Come join our Spring Celebration! The Easter Bunny is making an appearance for photo time and to help with our super fun indoor EASTER EGG HUNT!  There will also be pizza, festive snacks, bunny crafts, and of course, PLAYTIME!
Space is limited, advance purchase is highly recommended.

Date/Time: Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 1:00 to 3:30 pm

Cost: $25 per adult/child. Current members receive 20% off ticket prices.

Register online on Kid City website: kidcitychicago.com

Pool Egg Hunt at Sheridan Park

Sheridan Park 
Neighborhood: Near West
910 S. Aberdeen St. 
Chicago, IL 60607 

What: If you like to swim, and you like an old fashioned egg hunt with the bunny, then stop by the Sheridan Park Egg Hunt in the Pool, Friday, April 7th from 5pm to 7pm. Ages 3 and older. Bring your swim gear. Co-sponsored by 25th Ward Alderman Danny Solis. Fee $2.

Date/Time: Friday, April 7, 2017 from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Cost: $2.00

Age Range: 3 and up

Flashlight Egg Hunt at Sheridan Park

Sheridan Park 
Neighborhood: Near West
910 S. Aberdeen St. 
Chicago, IL 60607 

What: Bring a flashlight or cell phone to enjoy this Egg Hunt in the Dark. Features include games, face painting, rock climbing, music, arts & crafts and more.. Co-sponsored by 25th Ward Alderman Danny Solis. Fee $2.

Date/Time: Friday, April 7, 2017 from 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Cost: $2.00

Age Range: 3 and up

Egg Hunt at Skinner

Skinner Park 
1331 W. Monroe St.
Chicago, Illinois 60607 
(312) 746-5560

What: Come out and enjoy a day at the park playing games, inflatables, egg hunt & picture with Easter Bunny. Co-sponsored by the Skinner Park advisory council.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Cost: Free

Age Range: At least 1 but less than 13

Mr. Hippity Hop at Loyola

Loyola Park 
1230 W. Greenleaf Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60626 
(773) 262-8605

What: This event introduces young children to Mr. Hippity Hop, a giant white rabbit, as they search for plastic eggs among the toys. They receive a prize for recycling the eggs.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Cost: Free

Age Range: 5 and under


Breakfast with the Bunny

Cantigny Park
1S151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189

What: Event includes: parking fee, breakfast buffet, Easter Bunny, face painting and balloon artist.

Reservations: Contact Amy Anderson at 630.260.8260 or at amyanderson@cantigny.org.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 8 and Sunday April 9, 2017 from 10 am - 12:30 pm

Cost: $29 for adults | $20 for children (ages 4 - 10)

Easter Egg Hunt at Cantigny Park

Cantigny Park
1S151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189

What: Cantigny's 3rd annual Egg Hunt Open House. Due to popularity, we are offering it for two days! The Egg Hunt will run continuously from 9 am - 1 pm and we will hide eggs throughout the Parade Field. This event is an open house-style and for ALL AGES.

Bring your baskets.

Limit: 5 eggs per child. There will NOT be prizes inside the eggs; instead, bring your 5 eggs to the prize pick-up tent to claim your prize.

Come visit the Easter Bunnies!
We will have “Mr. Bunny” and “Mrs. Bunny” in the large tent. Come take your picture from 9 am – 1 pm. (No photographer on site).

Come to the Medill Room inside the Visitor Center to decorate your own bag to collect your eggs. Bags can be purchased for $3 while supplies last from 9 am – 1 pm. Usborne Children's Book Fair will be inside the Visitors Center from 9 am - 1 pm.

No registration required. This event will be held rain or shine!

Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 9 am - 1 pm and Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 9 am - 1 pm

Cost: $5 per parked car

Busy Bunny Egg Hunt at Cosley Zoo

Cosley Zoo
1356 North Gary Ave.
Wheaton, IL 60187

What: Cosley Zoo’s Busy Bunny Egg Hunt is a fun family activity you won’t want to miss! This after-hours event will include a visit with the Easter Bunny, an egg hunt for ages 2-10, activities, and animal visits. Participants will also enjoy private after-hours access to the zoo. This is not a drop off event. All adults in attendance must purchase tickets. Registration is open through April 5 or when filled.

Participants ages 2-10 will be divided into age groups for the egg hunt portion of the event. The egg hunt schedule is as follows:
5:20P - 2 year olds
5:40P - 3 year olds
6:00P - 4-6 year olds
6:20P - 7-10 year olds

Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 5 - 6:30 PM

Cost: $13.50 ages 2-10; $5 ages 11 - Adult; Free for children under 2.

Pre-registration is required. 
Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/busy-bunny-egg-hunt-tickets-30957857786

Breakfast with the Bunny at Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield Zoo
3300 Golf Rd
Brookfield, IL 60513

What: Enjoy Breakfast with the Bunny at Brookfield Zoo. Kids musician and costume characters will entertain the kiddos. Take picture with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny!

Date/Time: Saturday, April 8; Sunday, April 9; Saturday, April 15, 2017. 9 AM and 11 AM Seatings each Day.

Cost: $29.95 – Adult, $21.95 – Child (3-11 years old), No charge – Under 2 child (High chairs & booster seats available)

Register online to reserve your spot. Check website for full breakfast menu. 

Easter Champagne Brunch at Brookfield Zoo

Brookfield Zoo
3300 Golf Rd
Brookfield, IL 60513

What: Elegant champagne brunch with the Easter bunny. Extravagant brunch buffet, Chef’s Omelet Station, Chef’s Carving Station and Chef’s Sweet Table. 

Entertainment: Banjo Buddies; Costume Characters
Pictures: Mr. & Mrs. Bunny

Date/Time:  Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 11:00 AM and Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 1:30 PM

$39.95 – Adult
$29.95 – Child (3-11 years old)
No charge – Under 2 child (High chairs & booster seats available)

Breakfast with the Bunny at Morton Arboretum

Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
Lisle, IL 60532  

What: Hop on over for tasty springtime buffet featuring a visit from the Easter Bunny. The Easter Bunny will visit with families and deliver an Easter treat for the kids

Date/Time: Friday, April 14 and Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 9:00 AM

Cost: Members: Adult (13+) $36/Child (3-12) $22
Nonmembers: Adult (13+) $41/Child (3-12) $28
Children under 3: Free

Register online. Check website for list of full breakfast menu.


Easter Egg Brunch at Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022

What: Enjoy brunch and an Easter egg hunt at the Garden, and spend the rest of the day viewing all that spring has to offer. Celebrate spring and enjoy a festive Easter brunch at the Garden. Bring a basket and hop to the Krasberg Rose Garden after brunch, and join in the Easter egg hunt before taking a stroll to explore the vibrant colors and spring blooms.  

Family members of all ages will find the beautiful Greenhouses and outdoor garden spaces wonderful to explore before and after their brunch seating.

Date/Time: Sunday, April 16, 2017
Seatings at 9, 10, and 11 AM, noon, and 1 PM

Cost: Adults: $35/$40, Children (3–12 yrs): $25/$30, Children (2 and under): free
Members pay the lower price listed. Price includes parking, taxes, and gratuity.

Buy tickets online. Check website for their breakfast menu.

Eggstravaganza and Breakfast with Bunny, Glenview Park Center

Glenview Park Center
2400 Chestnut Ave.
Glenview, IL

What: Hop into spring and meet the Bunny! Before the egg hunt at 10 a.m., enjoy a buffet breakfast of fruit, scrambled eggs, French toast, hash browns, coffee and juice. There will be fun crafts available prior to breakfast. Registration is required for all participants.

Date/Time: April 8, 2017 at 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Cost: $15 for residents, $19 for nonresidents. For more information, call 847-724-5670.

For more information:

Easter Brunch at The Glen Club

The Glen Club
2901 W. Lake Ave.
Glenview, IL 60026

What: A grand Easter buffet featuring chef carved prime rib, ham & made to order omelet station. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance so make sure to bring your cameras.

Date/Time: Sunday April 16, 2017. Seatings at 10:30 AM, 11 AM, 1:30 PM & 2 PM.

Cost: $43 for adults, $36 for adult members, $20 for kids age 5 - 12, $18 for member kids age 5 - 12. Children 4 and under are free.

For reservations, call Nicole at 847-832-6434.

Glencoe Spring Egg Hunt

Watts Park
300 Randolph St,
Glencoe, IL 60022

What: Bring your basket and get ready for an egg hunt! We’re hiding eggs filled with surprises throughout Watts Park. After the hunt, join us for crafts, games and photos with the Spring Bunny. In case of inclement weather, the egg hunt will be relocated to the Takiff Center. For Special Event weather information, please call (847) 258-9050.
Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 10 AM to 11 AM

Cost: FREE

How to register:
No registration required. Just show up!

Egg Hunt in Highland Park

Sunset Woods Park
1801 Sunset Road 
Highland Park, IL 60035

What: This year’s Egg Hunt is at Sunset Woods Park!  Gather colorful eggs filled with toys and fun surprises. One special egg will hold a family pass to Hidden Creek AquaPark for Summer 2017! Be sure to keep an eye out for an “Egg-stra” special guest!

Children will be divided by age groups:
3 years old and under, 4-7 years old, and 8 years old and up. Bring the camera for a post-hunt photo op with the Bunny!

For more information call 847.831.3810

Date/Time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 10 AM to 12 PM

Cost: FREE

Highland Park Breakfast with Bunny

West Ridge Center
636 Ridge Rd 
Highland Park, IL 60035

What: This event fill quickly! Hop on over to West Ridge Center and enjoy a special morning with our very honored guest and a professional Magician! A full hot breakfast buffet (including beverages) will satisfy every appetite. Our furry friend will meet and great his guests and delight them with a special surprise! Immediately following breakfast, there will be a private egg hunt in the West Ridge Courtyard! Be sure to dress for the weather.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 9:30 AM to 11 AM

Cost: Child (10 years & under) is $10/12, Adult: $16/18

How to register:
Call 847-831-3810 to register

Arboretum Egg Hunt in Evanston

Evanston Ecology Center
2024 McCormick Blvd
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 448-8256

What: We need your help, some of the birds in the bird sanctuary have misplaced their eggs in the arboretum. You can help her find them, learn about birds and take part in activities and a craft.  Bring a basket or bag for collecting. A special area is reserved for egg hunters 18 mo.–3 yrs., as well as for children with special needs. Pre-registration required. All attendees must register.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 11AM, 12:30PM, 2PM, 3:30 PM 

Cost: $5 for residents and $7 for non-residents

How to register:
Pre-registration is required. Call to register.

Winnetka 44th Annual Egg Hunt

West Elm Park
1155 Elm St. 
Winnetka, IL

What: Join the fun and excitement of hunting for goody-filled eggs in Winnetka’s Annual Egg Hunt. After the eggs are all cracked, stick around and get your picture taken with the hare himself, EB the Bunny.  All parents and children will have the opportunity to get their picture taken, bounce around on inflatables, and check out the live petting zoo! Children under three should hop on over to the “Bunnies-in-Training” pen where they can safely explore unfilled eggs.

Don’t be late; the eggs will not last long! Please bring your own basket.

Date/Time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 10 AM to 11 AM

Cost: FREE


Easter Bunny Photos at Woodfield Mall

Woodfield Mall
5 Woodfield Mall
Schaumburg, IL 60173

What: IT'S TIME FOR EASTER BUNNY PHOTOS. He'll be waiting for you at Grand Court.

Simply go to simon.noerrbunny.com and reserve your appointment for a photo with the fluffy one ahead of time.

Date/Time: Daily till Saturday, April 15, 2017

Cost: Price varies


Easter Bunny Photos at Orland Square Mall

Orland Square Mall
288 Orland Square Dr.
Orland Park, IL 60462

What: IT'S TIME FOR EASTER BUNNY PHOTOS. He'll be waiting for you at Grand Court.

Simply go to simon.noerrbunny.com and reserve your appointment for a photo with the fluffy one ahead of time.

Date/Time: Daily till Saturday, April 15, 2017

Cost: Price varies



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