Egg hunts, Easter Bunnies, and enormous breakfasts: Easter events in Jackson

Hoppy Easter! Have we got some EGGS-ta EGG-celent news for you! Easter events are in full swing here in the metro area and we have put together this list fun, EGG-citing things for the whole family to do!

Eggstra Special Event

Come eggperience some family fun, special activities and even a visit from the Easter Bunny himself!

Egg hunts for ages up to 12 years.

Egg hunts will begin at 2:30 p.m., with zero to 2-year-olds hunting first at 2:30 p.m. Ages 3 and 4 will hunt at 2:50 p.m., ages 5 and 6 at 3:10 p.m., and the 7- through 9-year-olds will wrap up the hunt at 3:30 p.m.

New for 2019, an Egg Hunt for Special Needs residents has been added and will start at 2:15 P.M.

 

WHEN: Sunday, April 14 – 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

WHERE: Traceway Park

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Easter Brunch Buffet with Easter Bunny
Easter Brunch Buffet with Easter Bunny

Easter Brunch Buffet with Easter Bunny

There may not be any eggs to hunt, but there will be some to eat!

Castlewoods Golf and Country Club is hosting an Easter Brunch Buffet with a special appearance by the Easter Bunny. The brunch menu will feature Prime Rib, honey glazed ham with pineapple chutney, chicken strips, sun-dried tomato & pesto shrimp fettuccine, breakfast casserole, waffle station, sweet potato casserole, deep south cucumber & tomato salad, mac & cheese, classic Caesar salad, fresh fruit & cheese, cornbread & rolls, with assorted desserts & tea.

There will be $3 mimosas and $5 bloody Marys.

Reservations are required. It $29.99 for those 13 and up, $14.99 for kids aged 6-12, and children under 5 are free.

WHEN: Sunday, April 21 – 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHERE: Castlewoods Golf & Country Club

 

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Northminster Baptist Easter Egg Hunt
Northminster Baptist Easter Egg Hunt

Northminster Baptist Easter Egg Hunt

Northminster Baptist Church is holding an Easter Egg Hunt and Cookout. The event, for preschool and elementary aged children, will be April 24 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Youth House backyard.

There will be games, an egg hunt, and much more! You should bring your baskets, buddies and lots of smiles.

 

WHEN: Wednesday, April 24 – 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

WHERE: Northminster Baptist Church Youth House Backyard

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Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Horse Show
Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Horse Show

Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Horse Show

J & J Stables presents its Annual Easter Egg Horse Show on April 20 and 21. The event, hosted by DJ Jody, will include a horse show and awarded trophies, egg hunt, harness racing, and cash prizes.

Tents, coolers, and grills are welcomed.

 

WHEN: Saturday, April 20 – Sunday, April 21 – Noon

WHERE: Cooper’s Down Race Track

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Easter Egg Hunt at Ag Museum
Easter Egg Hunt at Ag Museum

Easter Egg Hunt at Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum

The annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum will be held Saturday, April 20, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Admission is $7 for adults and $5 for children ages 3 – 18. The actual Egg Hunt will begin at 12 p.m. and will be separated into 3 age groups; Ages 0-3, ages 4-7 (no parental assistance)* and ages 8-12 (no parental assistance)*.

*Parental assistance is allowed for differently abled children.

The event will offer egg dyeing and decorating, face painting, carousel and train rides, hot dogs (while supplies last) and pictures with the Easter Bunny!

The Easter Egg Hunt is sponsored in part by the Mississippi Egg Marketing Board, the Mississippi Beef Council, Cal-Maine Foods Inc., and Visit Jackson.

For more information, call 601.432.4500 or email us at msagmuseum@mdac.ms.gov.

WHEN: Saturday, April 20 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WHERE: Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum

 

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Visit the Easter Bunny at Hetick Real Estate
Visit the Easter Bunny at Hetick Real Estate

Visit the Easter Bunny at Hetick Real Estate

It’s that time of year! The Easter Bunny will be at the Hetrick Real Estate office on Saturday, April 6, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.! Stop by and say hello, take some pictures, and enjoy some Easter treats!

The folks at Hetrick Real Estate will also be giving visitors coupons for a FREE kids meal at 303 Jefferson or The Bank by Pizza Shack (accompanied by purchase the of a regular entrée)!

 

WHEN: Saturday, April 6 – 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

WHERE: Hetrick Real Estate

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Highland Village Easter Bunny Experience
Highland Village Easter Bunny Experience

Highland Village Easter Bunny Experience

Capture your Easter memories at Highland Village.

The Easter Bunny will be on site every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from April 5 – April 20 to take pictures with the whole family! Pose with the Easter Bunny, then take home digital photos to print and share however you’d like.

You can come and get pictures in The Plaza next to Beagle Bagel Cafe every Friday from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The cost is $39.95 per family.

WHEN: April 5 – April 20; Friday – 1-5 p.m., Saturday, Sunday – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

WHERE: The Plaza next to Beagle Bagel in Highland Village

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Easter Bunny at the Outlets of Mississippi!
Easter Bunny at the Outlets of Mississippi!

Easter Bunny at the Outlets of Mississippi

Come meet & snap a FREE photo with the Easter Bunny! Enjoy games for the kids, face painting, a bouncy house, a kid’s craft station and more! The kids can also play with baby chicks & ducks provided by Tractor Supply Co. of Richland!

Hop-N-Shop!

While you’re there, find special coupons & offers at participating stores. Look for the balloons on the doors and HOP ON IN and SAVE!

WHEN: Saturday, April 6 – 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

WHERE: Outlets of Mississippi

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Easter Bunny Festival
Easter Bunny Festival

Easter Bunny Festival

Head over to Dogwood Festival on April 13 for the Easter Bunny Festival! This is a free, fun event for the entire family.

There will be treats and goodie bags for the kids, baby chicks in the petting zoo, face painting, games, prizes, free refreshments, and of course, the Easter Bunny.

WHEN: Saturday, April 13 – 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WHERE: Dogwood Festival behind McAlister’s Deli

 

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Easter Egg Hunt and Family Day
Easter Egg Hunt and Family Day

Easter Egg Hunt and Family Day

Premier Tumble and Cheer is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt and Family Day. Head out to their gym in Madison on Sunday, April 7 for candy, inflatables, face painting, local vendors and tons of Easter fun, with special guest, The Easter Bunny!

The Easter egg hunt starts at 4 p.m.

 

WHEN: Sunday, April 7- 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

WHERE: Premier Tumble and Cheer

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Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt
Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt

Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt

Bring your basket and join Grace Baptist Church as they host their second Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt!
There will be inflatables, food, and fun! Come celebrate a family friendly event.
All hunts are separated by age groups.

WHEN: Saturday, April 13 – 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Grace Baptist Church

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Come join McClain Lodge for Breakfast with the Easter Bunny!

Tickets are sold by the table. Four tops are $50 while eight top tables are $100. Each table will be able to interact with the Easter Bunny and have the opportunity to take pictures with him.

We have two time slots available: 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. & 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Eight top tables for the 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. are sold out.

Each table ticket purchase includes a visit to your table from the Easter Bunny, breakfast buffets for the table, non-alcoholic drinks and gratuity for your server.

You can purchase tickets HERE.

WHEN: Saturday, April 20 – 7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: McClain General Store & Restaurant

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Canton Easter Egg Hunt
Canton Easter Egg Hunt

Canton Easter Egg Hunt

Saab Park in Canton will be hoppin’ with Easter Fun for the Easter Egg Hunt. There will be live music, face painting, and egg decorating for kids 12 and under.

You can also have Easter pictures with live bunnies made on the Canton Square on Saturday, April 13 and Saturday, April 20 at 10 a.m.

 

WHEN: Saturday, April 20 – 10:00 a.m.

WHERE: Saab Park

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First Baptist Madison's Spring Fling
First Baptist Madison's Spring Fling

First Baptist Madison's Spring Fling

Join First Baptist Madison for their 2019 Spring Fling. There will be space jumps, face painting, carnival games, and an egg hunt!

The Spring Fling will be held across from First Baptist Madison at the Former Tulane Campus Field.

 

WHEN: Saturday, April 20 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

WHERE: FBC Madison

 

 

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Belhaven Garden Club annual Easter Egg Hunt and Parade
Belhaven Garden Club annual Easter Egg Hunt and Parade

Belhaven Garden Club annual Easter Egg Hunt and Parade

Decorate your bikes, scooters, strollers, and wagons for the Belhaven Garden Club annual Easter Egg Hunt and Parade! It will be held on Saturday, April 13th at 4:30 at Laurel Park. The parade will be first with the hunt immediately after.

Go ahead and bring your coolers, blankets, and lawn chairs because Greater Belhaven Foundation will have a showing of Peter Rabbit at dusk in the field behind the playground.

WHEN: Saturday, April 13 – 4:30 p.m.

WHERE: Laurel Park

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Aplos Easter Egg Hunt
Aplos Easter Egg Hunt

Aplos Easter Egg Hunt

Looking for afternoon Easter plans? Join Aplos JXN on Easter Sunday for an Aplos egg hunt for the kiddos, and 20% off frozen cocktails for the adults!

There will be eggs hidden around the inside of the restaurant and the patio, with free baskets for the kids to hunt with! Oh and last but not least… FREE Pita Mozz with any order of food! 4:00-5:30 pm. 🐇🐣

 

WHEN: Sunday, April 21 – 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Aplos JXN

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We hope you have a lovely Easter. If there are events we missed, feel free to contact us and let us know!

If you still haven't gotten your Easter fill after all of these events, head over to Brent's Drugs in Fondren and try their Brent's Cadbury Egg Milkshake