Eggcellent Easter Events

Looking for some local Easter fun? Spend time with your peeps at these upcoming egg hunts, Easter bunny sightings, and activities.

| 08 Apr 2022 | 06:28

Saturday, April 9

Chester PBA’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt, 9 a.m.: Hop to it! Town of Chester Police Department’s Officer E. Bunny will be at Chester Commons Park on Saturday, April 9 for the Chester PBA’s annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., and includes free treats and a meet and greet with the Easter Bunny. Address: Chester Commons Park, Laroe Rd., Chester N.Y.

Egg Hunt and Easter Fun in Florida, 11:00 a.m.: There will be an Egg Hunt at Seward-Mapes Homestead, and the Bunny will be on Main Street in the Village of Florida. There will be crafts, snacks, and Easter basket prizes for finding the golden eggs. Bring your own Easter Basket. Rain date is April 10 at 11:30. Address: Seward-Mapes Homestead Park, 35 North Main St., Florida N.Y.

Easter Egg Hunt at Social Island, 11:30 a.m.: Eggs will be hidden in different sections for each age group: 0-4, 5-9, and 10 and up. Each child will get a little treat. Take a wagon ride along the black dirt to check out what the farmers are up to as they get ready for their spring plantings. There will be games and activities for all ages -- and be on the lookout for the Easter Bunny. The Crazy Box Bakery will be on site along with Merisa Photography. Address: Social Island Farm, 939 Pulaski Hwy Goshen, N.Y.

Sunday, April 10

Furry Family & Friends Egg Hunt, 1 p.m.: Calling all dogs! Bring your favorite humans to join naturalist and educator, Hedy Albert, and members of the Friends of Sterling Forest for a “Doggie Egg Hunt” at Sterling Forest State Park. Pets must be on a 6-foot leash. This event is limited to 15 dogs. Call the park to register at 845-351-5907. Address: Sterling Forest State Park Visitor Center, 116 Old Forge Rd, Tuxedo Park, N.Y.

Monday, April 11

Pet Night With The Easter Bunny, 5 - 7 p.m.: Dress your pet in their Sunday best and have their picture taken with The Easter Bunny at the Galleria Mall. All pets must be on a leash or in a carrier. No exotic pets. Register online at Address: 1 Galleria Dr., Middletown, N.Y.

Saturday, April 16

Warwick Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m.: The Easter Bunny will greet egg hunters at the Village of Warwick Veterans Memorial Park. Egg hunters will divide into three age groups: 3 and under, 4-6 years old and 7-12 years old. Prizes will be awarded for each age group for finding the golden egg. For admission, please bring a non-perishable food item to support the Warwick Food Pantry. Address: 29 Forester Ave, Warwick, N.Y.

Greenwood Lake PBA Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m.: Join the Greenwood Lake PBA’s Easter Egg Hunt at Winstanley Park. All are welcome, just bring your children and a basket. Address: Winstanley Park, Windermere Ave. Greenwood Lake, N.Y.

Ukranian Easter Egg Benefit, 11 a.m.: Join Goshen Green Farm for a creative workshop with all proceeds going to help Ukranians. Susan, owner of Goshen Green Farm, will teach you how to make Ukranian Easter eggs. The workshop takes place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and costs $50. Your donation helps the people of Ukraine. Materials and instruction will be provided. Sign up at Address: 3301 Route 207 Goshen, N.Y.

Natural Easter Egg Dyeing Party, 11 a.m.: Bring the kids to All One One All (AOOA) Farm for some family fun with Miss Beth to dye farm fresh eggs using anything but paint. Visit the chickens, collect eggs, and explore the farm in search of natural dyes, utilizing botanicals and resist dyeing. Take home your creations. Register in advance at or 845-320-2773 as space is limited. An adult must accompany children. Address: 221 Craigville Rd., Goshen, N.Y. 10924