Friday, March 22, 2013

Part 1: Easter Activities Vancouver to Richmond

Easter can be a hoppin' good time for the family with all these egg-cellent activities around the Lower Mainland, listed by municipality. Your local community centre may also offer Easter-themed fun - check with yours. Happy Easter everyone.


Easter Eggstravaganza
March 23, 11:00am – 12:30pm
For children ages 3 to 8 years. Join us for a morning of Eggciting activities and action! Rain or shine, the outdoor egg hunt, is a search for bright and colourful eggs, big and small. The Easter bunny will be joining us. Cost: $5.00.
Location: Douglas Park Community Centre, 801 W. 22nd Avenue, Vancouver BC

Easter Egg Hunt
March 30, 9:30am – 10:45am (Ages 1-3), 11:15am – 12:30pm (Ages 1-6)
Come for some Easter Egg Hunt fun! Includes arts & crafts activities and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Pre-registration required, drop-ins permitted ONLY if space is available. The event will also include an egg hunt with a candy bag to take home. No need to bring a basket, this will be part of our arts & crafts activities. Parent's supervision is required for 1-3yrs session. Cost: $5 per child.
Location: Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver BC
Info: 604-713-1800 or

Easter Egg Hunt
March 23, 12:00pm
The Cadillac of Easter events! Ages 10 years & under. You can bring your own basket, or make one the day before (at Westbrook Welcome Centre on March 21 & 22, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm).
Location: Westbrook Village, 3378 Wesbrook Mall Vancouver BC

Easter Family Fun at Hillcrest
March 30, 11:00am – 1:00pm
Come to Hillcrest for some Easter family fun! Children and adults will have fun making Easter crafts, decorating cookies/cupcakes, playing carnival games and winning fun prizes! Kids will have fun going on an egg hunt and taking home special treat bags! Great photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny. Cost: $3.00.
Location: Hillcrest Community Centre, 4575 Clancy Loranger Way, Vancouver BC

Stanley Park Easter Train
March 23 to April 1, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Hop on by for a fun-filled day including a ride on the miniature train, egg hunts, crafts and a visit from the Easter Bunny. The train runs rain or shine and is fully covered, protecting everyone onboard from spring showers. Be sure to bring your own Easter basket for the egg hunt!
Location: Stanley Park,


Hippity Hop Easter Event
March 28, 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Hippity Hop, Hippity Hop, bouncy your way through the egg hunt maze, games and all the other fun and exciting stations. Cost: $3.00. Pre-registration is required
Location: Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way, Vancouver BC

Easter Eggstravaganza
March 30, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Hop in and meet the Easter Bunny. Outside Egg Hunt and lots of indoor activities too! Parent participation required. Pre-registration encouraged. Cost: $6 per child.
Location: Kitsilano Community Centre, 2690 Larch Street, Vancouver BC

Easter Eggstravanza and Breakfast
March 31, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
HOP on down to our annual Easter Event at Sunset. Activities will include a bouncy castle, arts and crafts, face painting, cookie decorating and an Easter egg hunt. Breakfast will be served by our wonderful group of youth volunteers. Register now as this event is surely going to sell out. Cost: $5 per child.
Location: Sunset Community Centre, 6810 Main Street, Vancouver BC

Easter Hunt
March 30, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Join your neighbours and get to know your local merchants. Hunt for clues that will let you know more about Cambie Village, Vancouver, and your neighbourhood. Your completed Map of Clues will earn you an Easter treat. The event is suitable for youth and adults. Younger children will require help from older siblings and parents.
Location: Cambie Village, 3378 Cambie St., Vancouver BC

Easter Egg Hunt & Carnival
March 29, 10:45 am – 11:45 am (Age 5-7), 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (Age 8-12)
This popular annual event brings families and the Easter Bunny together to have a FUN-tastic time! The event will feature a bouncy castle, Easter themed arts & crafts, face-painting, and so much more! The Easter Egg Hunt portion of the event will take place both indoors and outdoors (weather-permitting). All participants are guaranteed to take home a prize! Please bring a non-perishable food donation to support the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society. Adult participation is required for 2-4 yrs session. Drop-ins not permitted.
Location: Killarney Community Centre, 6260 Killarney Street, Vancouver BC

Easter Eggstravaganza
March 30, 10:30am – 12:00pm
EGGstra fun is in store at our annual Easter event, which includes a continental style brunch, games, crafts, family entertainment and an Easter Egg Hunt. Space is limited and registration must be done in advance. Children must be accompanied by an adult. This event is suited for children 2-8 years. Cost: $5.00 per child.
Location: False Creek Community Centre,1318 Cartwright Street, Vancouver BC

Easter Fun
March 30, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Enter a colouring contest and make neat crafts to take home. Get your photo taken with the Easter Bunny on Friday, Saturday, or Monday
from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. Photos are $5 each by Mandarin 1HR Photo.
Location: Kingsgate Mall, Kingsway & Broadway, Vancouver BC

Breakfast with Bunny
March 30, 9:30am – 11:30am
Join your neighbours and friends from the Kensington Community for Breakfast with Bunny. There will be a pancake breakfast, arts and crafts, entertainment and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Please register early for this event. Cost: Members $6.00, Non-members $7.00.
Location: Kensington Community Centre, 5175 Dumfries Street, Vancouver BC

Easter Egg Hunt
March 31, 10:00am (Under 5yrs), 11:15am (5-7yrs), 12:30pm (8-12yrs)
Join for a FREE and “eggciting” Easter event at the River District! There will be chocolate egg hunts, a bag decorating station, face-painting and prize draws! Pre-registration is required to participate by March 25.
Location: River District Centre, 8683 Kerr Street, Vancouver BC
Info/Registration: or


Lonsdale Market Celebrates Easter
March 31, 11:00am – 3:00pm
Easter activities for kids include face painting (small fee), balloons, an Easter craft, and a visit from the Easter Bunny!
Location: 123 Carrie Cates Court,
North Vancouver BC

Easter Brunch
March 31, 10:00am – 2:00pm
This year's Easter festivities will feature delicious brunch classics for all ages and an exciting Easter Egg hunt led by the Easter Bunny himself. Cost: Adults $42, Child (5 - 12 years) $15, Tots (4 & under) Free when accompanied by an adult. Reservations limited.
Location: Grouse Mountain, North Vancouver BC
Info/Reservations: 604-998-5045 or

Maplewood Farm Easter Event
March 31, 10:00am – 12:00pm
There will be a number of great Easter activities taking place at Maplewood Farm. Anyone who finds a hidden egg around the farm and turns it into the Greenhouse will get a goody bag! The Easter Bunny will also be dropping by to hand out chocolate. Special admission rates apply.
Location: Maplewood Farm, 405 Seymour River Place, North Vancouver BC


Lions Club Easter Egg HuntMarch 31, Time to be confirmed
Hop on down to John Lawson Park and join in the Lions Club kids Easter egg hunt.
Location: John Lawson Park, West Vancouver BC


Easter at the Cannery

March 30, 10:00am – 5:00pm

Have fun hunting for eggs while learning about fishing on the West Coast. Enjoy Easter themed arts, crafts and activities. Enter the annual prize draw for a chance to win a chocolate Easter bunny.
Location: Gulf of Georgia Cannery, 12138 Fourth Ave, Richmond BC

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