Easter Egg Huntin’ in STL
Easter is just around the corner, which means it’s almost time for Peter Cottontail to hop his way through STL. If you’re looking to spend time with the Easter Bunny and hunt for some delicious treats, check out some of the most “eggcellent” Easter egg hunts in town. We are sure you’ll have a “hoppin” good time!
Saturday, March 24; 9 a.m.
1851 Schoettler Rd., Chesterfield, MO 63017
Ever seen a bunny fly? Don’t miss your chance at Hare in the Air! Your kids will be amazed as they watch the Easter Bunny arrive by helicopter to Logan University, while also enjoying the petting zoo, balloon artists, costumed characters and more! In addition, there will be an egg hunt for kids ages 2-8, with separate hunts for each age group. Hare in the Air is free and open to the community.
Saturday, March 31; 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Eichelberger St. & Donovan Ave., St. Louis, MO 63109
The Annual Easter Egg Hunt in Francis Park is fun for all ages! There will be two separate Easter egg hunts: Children up to third grade will be on the prowl for eggs filled with candy and prize coupons, while the fourth through eighth graders will hunt for four gold eggs with a $25 prize in each! And as an added bonus, St. Louis Children’s Hospital representatives will be on site to sell and fit bicycle helmets. Both adults and kids can also bring their own helmet to get fitted for free. Participants can meet near the playground area in Francis Park.
Friday, March 23; 7:30 p.m.
359 Old Meramec Station Rd., Ballwin, MO 63021
Who says you have to be a kid to hunt for Easter eggs? If you’re 21 years or older and in the Easter spirit, head to Schroeder Park with a flashlight, basket and refreshments for an Easter egg hunt you won’t forget! There will be a bonfire, great prizes and most importantly – FUN for you and your friends. The egg hunt will be held rain or shine. Registration is required.
Sunday, March 25; 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
516 S. Kirkwood Rd., St. Louis, MO 63122
Join the Easter Bunny for breakfast as he makes an “eggstra” special visit to The Magic House! Your little bunnies can enjoy a tasty breakfast, participate in games and activities, get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny and enjoy all-day admission to the Museum. Reservations are required. The Bunny Breakfast costs $15 per member and $20 per non-member.
Sunday, April 1; 12:30 – 3 p.m.
Riverboats at the Gateway Arch: 50 South Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63102
If you’re looking for some delicious fuel after all that Easter egg hunting, come relax on the Gateway Arch’s Easter Sunday Brunch riverboat cruise. Ride along the Mississippi River and take in the spectacular St. Louis skyline, all while enjoying a fully catered brunch buffet and live music. Tickets must be purchased in advance of the cruise.