Looking for a great place to have an Easter egg hunt or fun things to do for Easter?! Here is our master list of events around Atlanta. We add to it daily as new events are announced so please make sure you bookmark or Pin this page for later.
Best Things to Do for Easter Around Atlanta
FREE PHOTOS WITH THE EASTER BUNNY
Alpharetta Welcome Center
178 South Main Street
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Join the Easter Bunny as he makes his debut at the Alpharetta Welcome Center.
Stop in for an individual or family photo with the bunny of the hour. A photo will be printed onsite for you to take away and emailed instantly so you can share with family and friends. This is a free event and refreshments will be served. No reservations required. The photographer will be using a “green screen” so please do not wear the color green as it will interfere with the photo quality.
Limit one printed photo per family.
The City of Acworth holds an annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Acworth Sports Complex, located at 4000 South Main St. The egg hunt will be held on the baseball fields and we ask all participants to please park on the baseball side of the complex. We will have concessions and activities before the hunt so make sure you arrive early.
Each year the hunt consists of 50,000 eggs and you won’t want to miss the Easter Bunnies grand entrance because they change it up each year!
The Acworth Egg Hunt is broken down into four age groups and the start times will alternate between fields.
For additional information on this event or to volunteer, please visit www.acworthegghunt.com.
Fernbank Museum Little Critters Day (formally Spring EGG-stravaganza)
Ring in spring with cute and cuddly baby animals. Discover the new life in bloom with seasonal crafts and activities—and don’t forget to visit the egg stations for special giveaways!
Fernbank’s Little Critters Day is included with museum admission and is free for members. This year’s event does not require timed tickets, but advanced reservations are recommended. All Spring EGG-stravaganza activities are included with Museum admission which is $18 for adults, $17 for seniors, $16 for children ages 3-12 and free for children ages 2 and under and Museum members.
Fernbank Museum of Natural History is located at 767 Clifton Road NE in Atlanta. For visitor information and tickets, visit FernbankMuseum.org.
*Animal appearances are dependent on the disposition of the animal on the event day.
Cost: Included with Museum admission. Members FREE!
Check out more Family Fun at Fernbank programs.
Atlanta History Center
Magic Mondays: Egg Hunt on the Farm
Keep your eyes peeled for a Magic Munday that includes an egg hunt!
In the Egg Hunt on the Farm program, celebrate springtime on the Smith Family Farm during our annual egg hunt. Join the search for colorful eggs hidden throughout the farm to win prizes. Participate in fun and games such as the peep toss, doing the bunny hop, and creating spring crafts. Hop on by and visit the Easter Bunny, too!
Each Magic Mondays program has a unique monthly theme designed for toddlers and preschoolers and includes a guided exploration of one of our award-winning exhibitions, historic houses, or Goizueta Gardens, as well as demonstrations, arts and crafts projects, and story time.
Members admitted free. Admission is $6.50 adults; $5.50 children. Discounted rates are available for groups of 10 or more children. For more information, please call 404.814.4000.
Mall of Georgia: Photos available with the Easter Bunny in the Von Maur Court
The Bunny Photo Experience will give children the chance to visit with the Bunny and take home a treasured snapshot of the fun occasion.
Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
March 31, 2018 8am-noon
Bring your basket and your camera for a family friendly Easter egg hunt amidst Callanwolde’s beautiful spring gardens and grounds.
Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt features thousands of candy-filled eggs to find (including three golden “prize” eggs) and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny. There will be family friendly games, a LEGO building station provided by LEGOLAND Discovery Center, a face painter, The Home Depot station, and a kids’ dance floor (beats brought to you by J&M Sound Design DJ)!
An indoor bar will also be available with beer, wine, mimosas, coffee, hot chocolate, and soft drinks for sale.
Tickets are available here for $4, or at the door for $8. All kids and adults must have a ticket! We strongly recommend buying in advance, as tickets may sell out.
Easter Egg Hunt at Smith-Gilbert Gardens
You must pre-register for this event. Your entry fee includes garden admission, 1 Easter egg hunt, games, crafts, and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny. The price for non-member children is $10.00, $7.00 for adults, and $6.00 for seniors. SGG Members enjoy a discounted rate and the opportunity to register early.
For more information or to buy tickets, visit http://smithgilbertgardens.com/event/easter-egg-hunt/
2753 Watts Dr
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Treat your family to a buffet including hot and ready pancakes, scrambled eggs and sausage as well as a medley of fresh fruit and delicious breakfast sweets. Everyone’s favorite cottontail will be making his way from table to table to say hello to all the boys and girls. Be sure to bring your camera to capture all the memories.
Seatings are available from 8:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. or 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Tickets are only $6 per person and can be purchased online here or at the Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive. Advance purchase is required. Tickets are non-refundable after March 11.
Easter Bunny Photos at Sugarloaf Mills: Photos available in the Food Court (no reservations necessary)
Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop
Bring the whole family out for the Annual Northeast Cobb Community Egg Drop and get ready as more than 90,000 eggs and pieces of candy are spread out and dropped from a helicopter at the football fields at Sprayberry High School!
In addition to gathering up all the eggs, there will be candy, face painting and the Three-13 Salon, Spa and Boutique Kids Zone with inflatable slides and bounce houses for the toddlers and the older thrill seekers alike, unlimited rides can be purchased for only $7 per child. Also, plan to have your photo taken for free with the Easter Bunny. Capture the memories for a lifetime!
There will all varieties of food available for children and parents alike, proceeds benefit the Sprayberry Football Booster Club!
Laurel Park Easter Egg Scramble
An annual event in Marietta. Easter Bunny will be there taking pictures.
$5.00 per person
The event began in 1944, before the land around Stone Mountain was officially owned by the State of Georgia. Lucille A. Lanford, from Stone Mountain First United Methodist Church, suggested that the church’s youth group climb to the top of Stone Mountain on Easter morning to watch the sunrise. The event grew from that one youth group to thousands ascending the mountain every Easter since.
The event is produced by The Stone Mountain Sunrise Association. Both services will feature sign language interpreters for hearing impaired guests.
Date: Easter Sunday
Time: 7:00 a.m. (Park Gates and Summit Skyride open at 4:00 a.m.) Please allow an extra hour or more for large crowds.
Tickets: Vehicle entry to the park is $15 for a one-day permit or $40 for annual permit. Church vans and buses enter free. Skyride fees are $12 for round-trip and $7 for one-way. There are no fees for the walk-up trail to the top of the mountain. For visitors staying the day, they can purchase the Adventure Pass for $31.95 plus for adults and $25.95 plus tax for children.
The Rock Ranch
This free Easter Egg Hunt in The Rock, Ga. is our gift to the community.
Children can hunt for more than 40,000 plastic prize eggs. This event will include a presentation of the Easter story from the Bible just before the egg hunt. Kids can also get photos with the Easter Bunny (no charge) at this popular Georgia event. Don’t forget your camera! Concessions are available. More infor here https://therockranch.com/easter-eggstravaganza/
Easter Egg Hunts in Georgia’s State Parks
Below is a sample of Easter egg hunts and additional April events at Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites (divided by region). For more programs, visit www.GaStateParks.org/events and the parks’ web pages. Information on accommodations and recreation can be found at GeorgiaStateParks.org or 1-800-864-7275.
Hard Labor Creek Easter Egg Hunt
Hard Labor Creek State Park – Rutledge, GA
Park staff will place candy-filled eggs at the Lake Brantley recreation area for your little ones to hunt. Children will be placed in age groups (ages 0-2, 3-5, 6 and older). The Easter bunny will be on site for photos. Please bring your own basket. $5 parking. 706-557-3001.
Egg-citing Hike Hunt
Panola Mountain State Park – Stockbridge, GA
Peter Cottontail is leaving lots of eggs hidden on our nature trails. Can you help us find them all? Bring your basket and be ready for the hunt. Ages 2 and younger, 3-6, and 7-12 will have their own trails to search for eggs and prizes. Register in advance. $5 plus $5 parking. 770-389-7801.
F.D. Roosevelt State Park – Pine Mountain, GA
Arrive early for a hot dog supper, fantastic egg games and the petting corral. Begin with competition games: egg tossing and ribbon runs for ages 10 -adult. Bring your basket and flashlight for a candy egg hunt separated by age: up to 3 yrs, 4-6 yrs, and 7-9 yrs. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-663-4858.
A.H. Stephens Easter Egg Hunt
A.H. Stephens State Park – Crawfordville, GA
The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs and they are waiting for you. Children bring your own basket, join the fun and search for a few. Little hunters will have their own small patch and if we are lucky, there may be a surprise visit by the Easter Bunny. $5 parking. 706-456-2602.
Old Fashioned Easter
Elijah Clark State Park – Lincolnton, GA
Participants will dye eggs from natural dyes made here at the park, play old-timey games like egg toss and egg rolls, and go on an Easter scavenger hunt for prizes. You can even create a burlap Easter bunny and younger children can participate in an Easter egg hunt. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-359-3458.
Festival by the Lake and Easter Egg Hunt
Enjoy an afternoon perusing craft tables or set up your own table of items to sell. The egg hunts will begin at 1 p.m. and will be separated by age groups. A vendor fee will be applied if you wish to set up a booth. $5 parking. 229-838-4706.
Glow-N-Dark Easter Egg Hunt
High Falls State Park – Jackson, GA
Over 5,000 glowing eggs will fill the day use area for children to find. Come before the hunt for food trucks, games, and s’mores. Space is limited, registration is required. $7 plus $5 parking. 478-993-3053.
Easter Egg Hunt at Magnolia Springs
Magnolia Springs State Park – Millen, GA
The Easter Bunny will be visiting Magnolia Springs and leaving lots of eggs for us to find. Bring your basket and help us collect all those colorful eggs. There will be separate hunting areas for ages 2 or younger, 3 to 6, and 7 to 12 years of age. Please register in advance. $5 parking. 478-982-1660.
Baskets, Bunnies and Eggs
Mistletoe State Park – Appling, GA
Ages 3–10 can create their own Easter baskets and go on a kid-friendly egg scavenger hunt. Or, take a family egg-ocache adventure and use GPS coordinates to find eggs hidden in the woods. $5 plus $5 parking. 706-541-0321.
Easter Egg Roll and Egg Hunt
Roosevelt’s Little White House Historic Site – Warm Springs, GA
Bring your Easter basket and camera for a fun day set in the Little White House grounds. The 3-5-year-old group will begin at 1 p.m. The 6-8-year-old group will begin at 1:30 p.m. The 9-11-year-old group will begin at 2 p.m. $9 – $14. 706-655-5870.