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Easter events in New York City

Your guide to the best Easter events in New York, including Easter egg hunts, Easter treats, Easter Parade info and where to meet the Easter Bunny.

Easter Kids' Event at Coco Le Vu

Easter Kids' Event at Coco Le Vu

With pastel-colored eggs, floral bonnets and alfresco egg hunts, there's nothing like Easter in New York to herald the start of spring. (This year, Easter falls on Sunday, April 20). Our 2014 guide to Easter in New York makes planning your family's holiday celebration easier than ever, whether you're scouting out the city's myriad Easter egg hunts or looking for the yummiest Easter treats to fill your brood's baskets. Plus, we've got details on the annual Easter parade (check out some festive Easter photos for headgear inspiration!) and where to catch the Easter Bunny as he bounces from one event to the next.

Easter in New York events

Easter events in New York 2014

Hippity-hop to Easter events throughout New York

Breakfast with the Bunny

  • Price band: 2/4

Breakfast, wildlife encounters, an Easter egg hunt and a photo

  1. Staten Island Zoo 614 Broadway, between Clove Rd and Forest Ave
  2. Sat Apr 12
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Clifford's Easter

  • Free

After crafting an Easter basket, find some small treasures

  1. Scholastic Store 557 Broadway, between Prince and Spring Sts
  2. Until Sat Apr 19
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Easter Kids' Event at Coco Le Vu

  • Price band: 1/4

Design Easter cookies and make other festive crafts.

  1. Coco Le Vu 202 E 110th St, between Second and Third Aves
  2. Until Sun Apr 20
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Easter Parade info and photos

Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival

  • Critics choice
  • Free

The outlandish haberdashery on display—ten-foot-tall hats, costumed pets, bonnets with live birds nestled inside—more than makes up for the lack of floats at this annual see-and-be-seen parade. All ages.


Easter in New York: Egg hunts

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

  • Price band: 1/4

Try to keep the little ones from trampling the flowers as they

  1. Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum 895 Shore Rd, at Pelham Bay Park
  2. Sun Apr 13
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Spring Egg Hunt at Queens Botanical Garden

  • Price band: 1/4

Basket-toting tots can search for hidden eggs in the Arboretum's

  1. Queens Botanical Garden 43-50 Main St, at Dahlia Ave
  2. Until Sat Apr 19
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USTA National Tennis Center Easter Egg Hunt

  • Price band: 2/4

After aspiring Roger Federers take part in a mini tennis clinic

  1. USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, Kennedy Cir, at New York Ave
  2. Sun Apr 13
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Easter treats

Harry & David

Harry & David Photograph: Jessica Lin

Best Easter treats for kids

Adorable Easter treats from some of our favorite bakeries and chocolatiers make the springtime holiday sweeter than ever.




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