Easter Sunday: The day of pastels, egg rolling, spring events and rabbity propaganda doesn't seem very “cool New York” at first blush, but as with all holidays in the city, it's as entertaining as you make it. You can gawk at the 2016 Easter Parade, seek out the best brunch NYC serves or use this as an excuse for some leisurely day-drinking at an outdoor bar. Below, a guide to Easter events and more.
When is Easter?
Easter is on Sunday, 27 March 2016.
Easter events and things to do
Things to do on Easter weekend in NYC
Grab your best bonnet and basket, and hop over to these eggcellent workshops, celebrations and the annual Easter parade
Easter brunch in NYC
From fluffy vegetable omelets to decadent duck confit, these are the best brunches to celebrate Easter Sunday
The best chocolate shops in NYC
Fill up your Easter baskets with chocolates from one of New York’s top chocolatiers
The best flower shops in NYC
Whatever your budget, we've got the best blooms for you with our guide to NYC's finest flower shops
The best brunch places in NYC
From brunch cocktails to pancakes, we’ve compiled a list of the most delicious brunch options around