Easter & Spring Events in Northeast Ohio

Easter & Spring Events in Northeast Ohio

Things to do with kids in Ohio

The following festive events prove that spring has sprung in the greater Cleveland/Akron area, even though the weather might not cooperate for some time. Check the list below for Easter events and spring-themed activities happening all month long.


Easter Bunny Express Train. Ride the train and meet the Easter Bunny. Saturdays and Sundays through 4/14 plus Good Friday, 4/19. 11:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Ohio Station Outlets, 9911 Avon Lake Road, Burbank, ohiostationoutlets.com


Spring Basket Candy Donations. All City Candy is collecting donations to help fill Spring Baskets to be delivered to patients at University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital. Customers may purchase a candy item of their choice to place into the baskets, which All City Candy will then deliver to Rainbow on April 21. Both locations also will have free photos with the Easter Bunny: April 13, 14 & 20 from noon-4 p.m. All City Candy, 746 Richmond Road, Richmond Heights; and 7441 Mentor Ave., Mentor. allcitycandy.com


Peter Rabbit’s Eggsellent Adventure. Children ages 2 to 8 with an adult make a craft, visit with the Easter Bunny, and enjoy a mini indoor egg hunt. 10, 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Painesville Twp. Park, 1025 Hardy Road, Painesville Twp., lakemetroparks.com

APRIL 6-7, 13-14 & 20

Breakfast with the Bunny. Enjoy a breakfast buffet, crafts, activities, visits with the Easter Bunny and an egg hunt with prizes. 8:30-10 a.m. Akron Zoo, 505 Euclid Ave., 330-375-2550, akronzoo.org


Pinecrest EGGstravaganza. Kids and parents are invited to Pinecrest to hunt for eggs and photo clues throughout the Pinecrest district. 10 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt with Northeast Ohio Parent in Central Park; 10 a.m.-noon Pinecrest Photo Hunt with Happy Hunt Productions; 12:15 p.m. Photo Hunt Prize Drawing in Central Park. Park Avenue, Orange Village, discoverpinecrest.com

APRIL 13-14 & 18-20

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny. After breakfast, take a photo with bunny in his arbor in the theater, visit the Plant Science Center to make a craft and visit lambs in the Well Bred Shed. 9-11:30 a.m. Lake Metroparks Farmpark, 8800 Euclid Chardon Road, Kirtland, 440-256-2122, lakemetroparks.com


Bunny Express and Egg Hunt. Ride the train to Western Town for your egg hunt, then meet & greet the Easter Bunny, Mad Hatter and Mother Goose. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Ohio Station Outlets, 9911 Avon Lake Road, Burbank, ohiostationoutlets.com


Spring Fling. Visit with lambs, ducklings and bunnies, watch the flock be sheared, see sheep herding demonstrations, and see a short theatre performance. Noon-4 p.m. The Spicy Lamb Farm, 6560 Akron-Peninsula Road, Peninsula, thespicylamb.com


2nd Annual Dog Easter Egg Hunt. This indoor/outdoor event will include multiple dog Easter egg hunts, raffle baskets, vendors, coloring table, and photos with the Easter Bunny. Noon-3 p.m. Crocker Park, 239 Market St., Westlake, crockerpark.com

APRIL 19-20

Eggsperiment. Science Spectacular EGGstravaganza, Motion Mania Demonstration, Apollo Lander Challenge, Egg Race Obstacle Course, Peeps in Space, and more. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, 216-694-2000, greatscience.com

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