Easter Sunday: The day of pastels, egg rolling, and rabbity propaganda doesn't seem very “cool New York” at first blush, but as with all things to do in spring, they're as entertaining as you make them. 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?
This year, Easter is on Sunday, 27 March 2016.
Easter events and things to do
Where to get Easter brunch in NYC
The best restaurants for Easter brunch in NYC range from a farm-to-table Italian trattoria to a flashy steakhouse
The best things to do on Easter in NYC
Embellish your best bonnet, grab your basket and hop over to these awesome things to do on Easter in NYC
The best chocolate shops in NYC
Fill up your Easter baskets with chocolates from one of New York’s top chocolatiers
The best candy stores for sweet treats
Need a perfect gift for a special someone, or want to satisfy your sweet tooth? Just pick a candy store from this list.
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 in NYC
From brunch cocktails to pancakes, we’ve compiled a list of the most delicious brunch options around