A busy weekend for the Easter Bunny - Easter egg hunts in Niagara

The Easter Bunny is coming and there is plenty to do over the long weekend around Niagara.

 

St. Catharines:

  • Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt at Jaycee Gardens Park, Saturday April 20th, 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
    • Hunt Times:
      10:00 a.m.   (1-3 Years)
      10:30 a.m.   (4-6 Years)
      11:00 a.m.   (7-8 Years)
      11:30 a.m.   (9-10 Years)
    • Suggested donation of a toonie or non perishable food item per child to benefit Community Care and Thorold and Victim Services Niagara

Niagara Falls:

  • Stamford Volunteer Firemen's Association Easter Egg Hunt at Firemen's Park, Friday, April 19th, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    • Hunt Times:
      11 a.m. and 12 p.m. (4-6 years)
      11:20 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. (7-9 years)
      11:40 a.m. and 12:40 p.m.  (10-11 years)
      Children three and under can find eggs anytime

    • Admission $3 per child or donation to Project Share

  • Warner Ranch, Friday April 19-22nd, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    • Pony rides, inflatable bouncers, petting zoo and hayrides. Easter egg hunts every half hour.
    • Children $8 each/parents $2 each  (extra charge for pony rides and inflatables)

Niagara on the Lake:

  • Annual Bunny Trail at the NOTL Community Centre, Saturday, April 20th, 10 a.m. -1 p.m.
    • Egg hunt kicks off at 10 a.m. 
    • Admission is free

Port Colborne:

  • Easter Eggstravaganza at the Vale Health and Wellness Centre, Saturday April 20th, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Two Easter Shows featuring Cindy Cook from Polka Dot Door- 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.
    • Egg Hunt - 11 a.m. start
    • Free Open Swim - 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
    • Free Family Skate 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
    • Cash donations are accepted at registration 


Thorold:

  • Easter Egg Hunt at Battle of Beaverdams Park, Saturday, April 20th, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
    • Registration begins at 9 am​
    • Participants are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for Community Care.
    • The firefighters annual food drive at Thorold Foodland will follow the egg hunt.
  • Merrittville Speedway Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday April 20th, 6:30 p.m.


Beamsville:

  • Lions Easter Egg Hunt at Beamsville and District Lions Community Sports Park, Saturday, April 20, 9:30 a.m.
    • Hunt Times:

      9:30 a.m. (up to 3 years)
      10:00 a.m. (4 - 6 years)
      10:30 a.m. (7 to 9 years)
      11:00 a.m. (10 to 12 years)

    • A cash or non-perisable food donation to Community Care of West Niagara would be appreciated.


Pelham:

  • Easter Egg Hunt in Centennial park Saturday, April 20th, 11 a.m.
    • For local children 12 years and under 
    • 3 hunt areas
      • up to 5 yearrs old 
      • 6-9 yearr olds
      • 10-12 yearr olds
      • One "golden egg" prize per area

 

Welland:

  • Easter Egg Hunt, Merrit Island, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    • Hunt Times:

      10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. (1-3 year olds)
      10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. (4-7 years old)
      11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (8-10 year olds)
      11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. (11-15 year olds)
      12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. (Families)

    • $3 per child with proceeds going to Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Niagara

 

Grimsby:
 

  • Kinsmen Easter Egg Hunt at Nelles School,  Sunday, April 21st, 1 p.m. - 3p.m.
    • Please bring a non perishable food item per person or a money donation to benefit the  Grimsby Benevolent Fund
    • Kinette Club of Grimsby also hosting BBQ and Easter basket raffle. Procceds supporting Cystic Fibrosis

And for the dogs:

  • National Service Dogs’ Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs, Charles Daley Park, Friday, April 19th, 10 a.m. registration 
    • thousands of plastic eggs are filled with dog treats and hidden over a defined area of the park
    • Each egg contains a Milk-Bone treat and a sticker, representing a chance to win one of the hundreds of great prizes. 
    • Collect more pledges and you can collect more eggs!