Easter Egg Hunts in Houston April 4-5, 2015

The thrill of the egg hunt!

The thrill of the egg hunt!

There are lots of opportunities for Easter egg hunts in Houston, thanks to local businesses, communities and churches. I can’t include every egg hunt around town, but here is a snapshot of a few that caught my eye. *This is an updated list of Easter weekend hunts.*

April 4-5

Easter Orange Hunt & PEEPS Contest
The Orange Show Monument, 2402 Munger
Saturday, April 4, 11 am – noon

Annual Easter Orange Hunt starts all 11 am sharp! Construct your PEEPS masterpiece and submit it in the 3rd annual Houston PEEPS Arts Contest. Submit it before the egg hunt. Lots of activities including the colorful maze of the Orange Show Monument as kids search for candy-filled eggs, oranges and other fun prizes! Free event with a suggested $5 donation for their nonprofit’s foundation.

Easter Egg Hunt and Market
7 Acre Wood, 4401 N. Frazier Street, Conroe
Saturday, April 4, 10 am – 2 pm

It’s a free Easter Egg Hunt out at 7 Acre Wood! The egg hunts are from 10 am – noon but after stick around for the petting zoo, Zip-line, mini golf, Western town, rockwall and more. The Hunt along with Park admission, candy, vendor market, will be free from 10-2pm. A few options have a fee including Easter Bunny photos, face painting, carnival games and paintball.

Easter ThrillFest
MacGregor Park, 5225 Calhoun
Saturday, April 4, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Dubbed the “city’s official and state’s largest Easter festival” featuring 100,000 Easter eggs for the hunt! The 13th annual Easter ThrillFest includes hands-on interactive stations, exhibits, demonstrations, live performances, carnival, face painting, food, and more.

Easter Egg Hunt with H-E-B Buddy
Market Street Central Park, 9595 Six Pines Dr. in The Woodlands
Saturday, April 4, 9 am – 10:30 am

Elementary-aged children and younger are invited to hunt eggs with H-E-B Buddy. Kids will enjoy treats and prizes!

Rice Baseball Post-Game Easter Egg Hunt
Rice University’s Reckling Park
Saturday, April 4, baseball game at 2pm

Children 12 and under will be able to take home as many eggs as they can find following the Rice Owls Baseball game vs. Middle Tennessee! Tickets are as low as $8. Call 713-348-6930 for more details.

Bass Pro Shops Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Bunny Photos, & Crafts
Katy Mills & Pearland
April 2-5

Enjoy free Easter Bunny photos, Easter egg hunt at 2 pm Saturday and Sunday, and crafts. More info regarding times online.

Easter Festival & Expo
Light House Church
6650 Rankin Road @ 59
Saturday, April 4, 1 pm – 4 pm

This non-denominational event features 50,000 egg Easter egg hunt, face painting, live gospel performances and food. The event is free but get a ticket online to reserve your spot. Register online here for free ticket.

Community Hunts
Sugar Creek Baptist Church in the community
Saturday, April 4

Sugar Creek Baptist members are sponsoring community Easter egg hunts as an outreach to the community on Saturday. Watch here for a list of the different community hunts at various apartments, community club houses, playgrounds, and churches in Sugar Land, Missouri City and more. More than 5,000 guests attended the egg hunts last year.

easter blessington farmsEgg Hunt at the Farm
Blessington Farms
, 510 Chisolm Road, Simonton
March 27-29, April 3-4, 10 am to 3:30 pm
Don’t miss 5 days of Easter egg hunts at Blessington Farms! Kids can do the egg hunt at their leisure and find 10 eggs and redeem for candy and prizes. More fun includes sand mountain, pedal cars, hay ride, barrel train ride, giant slides, and more. Strawberry picking is $5/pound. The egg hunt is $3/child with Farm Funland admission ($10 fee). photo courtesy Blessington Farms

Easter Service and Egg Hunt
Stonebridge Church
One Stonebridge Church, The Woodlands
Saturday, April 4, 5 pm – 7 pm

Attend an Easter service (identical to Sunday) and stick around for an amazing egg hunt

15+ Eggs Hunts on church campuses
Woodlands Church
April 2-5

Woodlands Church is offering over 15 different egg hunts on its variety of campuses including Fellowship of The Woodlands, Atascosita, and Tomball.

Kinsmen Lutheran Easter Egg Hunt
Kinsmen Lutheran, 12100 Champion Forest Drive
Saturday, April 4, 2 pm to 4 pm

Free Easter Egg Hunt is open to families of all ages. Children in 5th grade or younger can hunt for eggs with other children their age. A petting zoo, Easter egg coloring station, moon walk, and other fun activities will keep everyone busy for hours! Bring a own basket to join in the fun.

Memorial Drive United Methodist Church
Memorial Drive UMC, 12955 Memorial Drive
Saturday, April 4, 9 am – 10:30 am

Kids can bring baskets for an egg hunt, crafts, a special guest, and free fun. Located in Wesley Hall.

Pilgrim Lutheran Church Egg Hunt
Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 8601 Chimney Rock
Saturday, April 4, 10 am

Enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday morning in the Atrium following by lunch, crafts, games, fellowship and door prizes in the gym. Pre-register children online before the egg hunt.

Easter Eggstravaganza
Clear Lake United Methodist Church
16335 El Camino Real
Saturday, April 4, 10 am to noon

The egg hunt kicks off at 10 am followed by petting zoo, games, moonwalk, Easter Bunny, and free food.

Easter in the Gardens
Moody Gardens in Galveston
Sunday, April 5, 11 am – 3 pm

Free Easter Sunday event featuring egg hunts for three different age groups, games, petting zoo, Easter bunny photos, crafts, face painting, and more. All events are free! Kids 12 and under can search for the golden eggs.
Easter egg hunts are scheduled throughout the day. All events are free!

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