The arrival of Easter is a celebratory occasion, as people head outside to enjoy the pleasant spring weather and hunt for eggs in some of the best Chicago parks. Kids and families have plenty of options when it comes to Easter events in Chicago, but adults and dogs can also get in on the fun at a handful of special happenings. If you don't feel like searching for candy, you can pose for a photo with the Easter Bunny at some of the best Chicago attractions, participate in an Easter-themed 5K or snag a reservation for a delicious Easter brunch in Chicago. If you're looking for Easter events in Chicago, we've gathered a basket of fun things to do for the holiday
When is Easter?
This year, Easter falls on Sunday, April 21, 2019. The holiday occurs every year on the first Sunday between March 21 and April 25, after the first full moon following the northern spring equinox.