Updated for 2022
This year, Easter Sunday is April 17th. Many of our favorite springtime events are back this year with in-person celebrations!
Easter is such a fun time, whether you’re coloring eggs at home or joining an Easter Egg Hunt out and about, we hope you have fun! These Spring rituals are such a fun part of being in Los Angeles.
You may also be planning to have a special Easter Brunch, and some local restaurants will be offering outdoor dining and delicious meals to go. Scroll down to see all the deliciousness.
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Featured Easter Brunch Event 2022
Easter Brunch with the Easter Bunny at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
1700 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica 90401
We’re welcoming you like family this Easter weekend with our Easter Brunch by the Beach Extravaganza – a festive celebration that the whole family is sure to enjoy. Enjoy a grand brunch overlooking the Pacific Ocean, an Easter egg scavenger hunt, photos with the Easter Bunny, live acoustic music, and more activities to enjoy the sun, surf, and sand. Includes: Elaborate Brunch Buffet by the Beach, Mimosa Bar, Photos with the Easter Bunny, Easter Egg Hunt & Special Take Home Gift, plus Live Music & Festive Décor. Valet parking is $13.00 with validation. Book Easter Brunch at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel now via RESY.
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1. Blessing of the Animals
El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument
125 Paseo de la Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90012
The Blessing of the Animals is an annual tradition that has been celebrated here since 1930. And this year, it’s back! On the Saturday before Easter (April 16th) from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm, families are invited to bring their pets to be blessed. The festivities also include live musical entertainment, food, and fun. Check the website for information about street closures to make your arrival easier.
2. 2022 Easter Eggstravaganza
1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo, CA
The 2022 Easter Eggstravaganza is happening on Saturday, April 16th from 10 am to 2 pm. This free community event features arts and crafts, visits and photos with the Easter Bunny, food, live music, and more. Additionally, the City of Camarillo invites families to participate in its Big Egg Hunt happening April 8th through April 16th. A downloadable Bingo Sheet is available online. Eggs will be hidden at various city-wide parks. Details are available online.
3. Springtime on the Farm
3370 Sunset Valley Rd., Moorpark, CA 93021
Underwood Family Farms hosts its annual Springtime on the Farm event beginning on Saturday, April 2nd and continuing until Sunday, April 24th (from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm daily). The festivities include many fun activities including tractor-drawn wagon rides, lots of fun photo opportunities, an animal show, Trike Trail, Harvester Slide, and much more. Other activities are also available for an extra fee such as egg-dying, animal petting areas, train rides, and more. Weekend entry now requires on-line tickets. Details are available online.
4. Springtime at the Adobe
Leonis Adobe Museum
23537 Calabasas Rd., Calabasas, CA 91302
Celebrate Springtime at the Leonis Adobe Museum on Saturday, April 9th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. This annual event features live music, demonstrations of Rancho life in the 1880s, lots of family fun, and more. (Free for children under 2; admission is $8.)
5. Hoppin’ Photos with Bunny
2nd and PCH, 6400 Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach 90803
2ND & PCH invites the community to Hoppin’ Photos with Bunny April 9th and April 10th 11:00 am – 5:00 pm and April 16th 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm on Seaport Way. Capture memories and grab a selfie in front of a spring-themed backdrop, including a vintage Volkswagen bus. Crafts and additional activities will be provided by Family Church in Signal Hill on April 16th. Hoppin’ Photos with Bunny are on a first come first serve basis; a photographer will not be present – selfies are encouraged.
6. Bunny Trail Junior Egg Hunt
Juan Baustista de Anza Park
3701 Lost Hills Rd., Calabasas, CA 91302
Children eight and younger are invited to the Bunny Trail Junior Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 9th from 9:00 am to 11:50 am. Eggs will be hidden along a trail and while children search, they’ll also enjoy face painting, crafts, a petting zoo, and time with the Easter Bunny. Registration information is available online.
7. Easter Hilltop Luncheon
5380 3/4 University Dr., Irvine, CA 92612
Bring the family to Tanaka Farms for a special Easter Hilltop Luncheon on Sunday, April 17th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. Details and menu are still to be announced. Check the website for details as they become available.
8. Easter Eggstravaganza
Irvine Park Railroad
1 Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA 92869
From March 26th through April 16th, families can have some springtime fun at Irvine Park Railroad. The Easter Eggstravaganza includes many fun activities such as egg hunts, games, and train rides, as well as the chance for children to meet and have their pictures taken with the Easter Bunny. Details are available online.
9. Egg Scramble Event 2022
Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District
1000 N. Kanan Rd., Oak Park, CA 91377
Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District is hosting an Egg Scramble Event on Saturday, April 16th. Check the website for more details as they become available.
10. Spring Egg-stravaganza Event
4117 Overland Ave., CA 90230
The City of Culver City is hosting a Spring Egg-stravaganza Virtual Event. Families can choose to participate on either Saturday, April 9th or Sunday, April 10th. “Families use cell phones to search at their own pace through various Culver City parks for ‘eggs’ (QR codes on egg posters).” Participants will all wind up at Veterans Park to collect prizes and enjoy a photo opportunity with Mr. Bunny. The experience is not expected to take longer than 2 hours. Pre-registration is required, and registration ends Thursday, April 7th. Details are available online. (There is a $10 fee per family.)
11. Spring Family Eggstravaganza
La Bonita Park
1400 W. Whittier Blvd., La Habra, CA
The City of La Habra is hosting the Spring Family Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 16th from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. This special event will include “two helicopter egg drops, egg hunts, games, crafts, kids’ activities, balloon twisters, music, GO trailer, and vendor booths.” Details, including the schedule for egg hunts, are available online.
12. Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Sierra Madre Memorial Park
222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024
The Sierra Madre Volunteer Firefighter’s Association presents its Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 16th at 10:00 am. This free event features candy, eggs, and the Easter Bunny (for children 12 and younger).
13. City of Glendora Easter Egg Hunt
160 N. Wabash Ave., Glendora, CA 91741
The city of Glendora invites families to participate in its Easter Egg Hunt happening on Saturday, April 16th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. A pancake breakfast begins at 9 am, and the egg hunts begin at 10 am.
14. Easter Celebration
Tustin Sports Park
12850 Robinson Dr., Tustin, CA 92782
Enjoy a special Easter Celebration on Saturday, April 16th. The festivities include a special Pancake Breakfast at 8:00 am. Games and attractions, as well as the Egg Hunt, all start at 9:00 am. The fun includes a visit from the Easter Bunny, a petting zoo, jumpers, and more. Tickets for the Pancake Breakfast are available online.
15. Gilchrist Farm Spring Fling and Egg Hunt
30116 Bouquet Canyon Rd., Saugus, CA 91390
Get ready for an “Eggsellent” adventure at Gilchrist Farm on April 2nd, April 3rd, April 9th, April 10th, and April 16th. The festivities include spring farm crafts, the chance to observe baby animals, pictures with the Easter Bunny, pony rides, and much more. Egg hunts will also be taking place, divided into different age/ability groups. Registration information is available online.
16. Easter Hunt and Family Fun Day
Central Park Sports Complex
18100 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach, CA 92647
The City of Huntington Beach and the Kiwanis Club of Huntington Beach invite families to enjoy its Easter Hunt and Family Fun Day on Saturday, April 16th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. And don’t forget to donate gently used business clothes and/or new hygiene products for Golden West College students preparing for job interviews. Check the website for details.
17. Egg Hunts
34941 Camino Capistrano, Dana Point, CA and
Sea Canyon Park
33093 Santiago Dr., Dana Point, CA
“Hop on down with your family and discover hidden treasure of candy and plastic eggs filled with goodies.” These Dana Point Egg Hunts are offered at two locations and are designed for children 10 and younger. A pancake breakfast will also be available at both locations from 8:00 am to 11:00 am, with proceeds going to “Monarch Beach Sunrise Rotary’s charitable efforts.” Check the website for details.
18. 2022 Spring Egg Hunt
Oak Knoll Park
5700 Orange Ave., Cypress, CA 90630
Have fun at the 2022 Spring Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 16th at 10:30 am. The fun includes egg hunts and spring activities for children ages 4-11, a special activity area for children up to age 3, a photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny, and food trucks on-site.
19. The Collection at RiverPark
Photos with The Spring Bunny, and Spring Bunny Scavenger Hunt
2751 Park View Court, Oxnard 93036
Spring has sprung at The Collection at RiverPark. Shopping center visitors can enjoy some special time with “everyone’s favorite bunny and pose for a special picture.” A variety of photo packages are available for purchase. Photos are available April 8th and 9th from 11 am to 7 pm, April 10th from 12:00 pm to 6 pm, and April 15th and 16th from 11 am to 7 pm. The Spring Bunny Scavenger Hunt runs throughout the month of April. The Collection’s Spring Bunny has placed pictures of some of his favorite spring items all over the shopping center, and now he wants help finding them. Visit Guest Services to pick up a map, and then hop around The Collection to search for the items. Guests who complete the hunt can show their completed map to the Bunny helpers at Guest Services to enter to win an egg-tastic prize!
20. Breakfast with the Bunny
Reyes Adobe Historical Site
30400 Rainbow Crest Dr., Agoura Hills, CA
The City of Agoura Hills invites families to its Breakfast with the Bunny event on Saturday, April 9th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Children will enjoy spring crafts, egg hunts, games, snacks, and photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny. Details are available online.
21. Easter Egg Hunt at Santa Anita Park
285 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia 91007
This Easter Weekend Santa Anita Park is featuring their annual Easter Brunch and an Easter egg hunt featuring over 35,000 Easter eggs, an appearance by the Easter Bunny, an Easter arts & crafts with egg decorating and sand art, Spring Carnival rides, pony ride and baby goats exhibit as well as Horse Racing all day. Easter Brunch and Spring Carnival Tickets sold separately. Egg Hunt tickets: Admission to the Infield is $5 (includes a Program & General Parking). Kids 17 and under are FREE with paid adult. Egg Hunts will be sold day of the event for $4 per Hunt. Easter baskets are available for sale at the event location. Cash only! The first hunt will take place at 11:30 am. There will be 11 hunts (last hunt after Race 8) – and they are sure to sell out. Plan to arrive early to purchase – sales begin at 11:00am.
22. 2022 Spring Eggstravaganza
1000 Park Ave., South Pasadena, CA
The City of South Pasadena is hosting its Annual Spring Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 16th from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. The fun includes arts and crafts, inflatables, games, pictures with the Easter Bunny, and egg hunts. Ticket information is available online.
23. Underwater Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza
El Segundo Wiseburn Aquatics Center
2240 E. Grand Ave., El Segundo, CA
The City of El Segundo is hosting its Underwater Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 16th from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. “Join us as we dive-in some fun and catch those floating eggs.” Check the website for registration information as it becomes available.
24. Egg Hunt and Spring Fun on the Farm
AGRIScrapes – Cal Poly Pomona
4102 S. University Dr., Pomona, CA 91768
On Saturday, April 9th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, families are invited to an Egg Hunt and Spring Fun on the Farm. The festivities include a petting zoo, hay rides, children’s garden, egg hunts, and much more. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available online.
25. Caring Bunny
1065 Brea Mall, Brea, CA 92821
Caring Bunny will be at the Brea Mall on Sunday, April 3rd from 9:00 am to 10:30 am. “Caring Bunny provides an exclusive, subdued and welcoming environment for children with special needs and their families.” Reserve your appointment time online.
26. Caring Bunny
Del Amo Fashion Center
3525 Carson St., Torrance, CA 90503
Caring Bunny is also coming to the Del Amo Fashion Center on Sunday, April 3rd from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. “Caring Bunny provides an exclusive, subdued and welcoming environment for children with special needs and their families.” Reserve your appointment time online.
27. Sensitive Bunny
1025 Westminster Mall, Westminster, CA 92683
On Sunday, April 3rd from 9:30 am to 11:30 am, children can visit with Sensitive Bunny at the Westminster Mall. This special event is designed for “families with children with all spectrums of special needs, providing a more controlled and welcoming environment to visit The Easter Bunny experience.” The event is free; photo packages are available for purchase. Reserve your time online.
28. Easter Pop-Up Market
444 E. Lomita Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90744
South Bay Pop-Ups is bringing together more than 60 small business vendors for the Easter Pop-Up Market happening on Saturday, April 9th from 11 am to 5 pm. In addition to shopping, there are many fun kids’ activities including egg hunts, visits with the Easter Bunny, games, and much more. Register online for this free event.
29. Meet the Easter Bunny
Sherman Oaks Galleria
15301 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Meet the Easter Bunny at the Sherman Oaks Galleria on Saturday, April 9th from 11 am to 2 pm. The fun also includes games, a petting zoo, crafts, and more.
30. Easter Egg Hunt
La Mirada Regional Park
13701 S. Adelfa Ave., La Mirada, CA 90638
The City of La Mirada’s annual Easter Egg Hunt is happening on Saturday, April 16th from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. Have fun with arts and crafts, games, music, and photos with the Easter Bunny. A low-cost pancake breakfast will also be served during the event. Check the website for additional details.
31. Easter Celebration
Pretend City Children’s Museum
29 Hubble, Irvine, CA 92618
Celebrate Easter at Pretend City Children’s Museum on Saturday, April 16th. “Hop on over for some fabulous Easter games, activities, and art to keep your bunnies entertained and get them into the Easter spirit.” The Easter Bunny will also be on hand. All activities are included in general admission. Ticket information is available online.
32. Easter Dance Party
South Bay Galleria
1815 Hawthorne Blvd., Redondo Beach, CA 90278
South Bay Galleria is hosting an Easter Dance Party on Saturday, March 26th at 11:00 am and 12:00 pm. The fun includes two performances, arts and crafts, a custom photo booth, and more.
33. The Bunny Museum
2605 Lake Ave., Altadena, CA 91001
At The Bunny Museum, it’s all bunnies all year long. The Museum was founded in 1993 and currents houses more than 45,000 “bunny works of art from antiquity to contemporary art.” The Museum will be open on Easter Sunday, from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm. (Admission is $12 for adults; $10 for seniors and military with ID; $8 for children up to 13 years old; free for children 4 and under.)
34. Bunny Bungalow
189 The Grove Dr., Los Angeles, CA and
The Americana at Brand
889 Americana Way, Glendale, CA
From Friday, April 1st through Sunday, April 17th (10 am to 6 pm each day) families can hop over to the Bunny Bungalow for a chance to visit with the Easter Bunny. A variety of photo packages are available. Reservations may be made online.
35. HMOC Easter Egg Hunt
Heritage Museum of Orange County
3101 W. Harvard St., Santa Ana, CA 92704
On Sunday, April 10th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Heritage Museum of Orange County is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt. This free event features timed hunts per age group, music, face painting, vendors, photo ops, and more.
36. Prancers Easter Village
3075 Johnson Dr., Ventura, CA 93003
Families are invited to Prancers Easter Village now through April 24th (closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays). The fun includes an Easter egg hunt, pony rides, bounce houses, petting zoo, face painting, food trucks, and more. Certain activities are only available on the weekends. Children under 2 are free.
37. Easter Eggstravaganza
9528 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
Pico Park is hosting an Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 9th from 9 am to 1 pm. The fun includes face painting, live entertainment, artisans and crafters, food trucks, carnival games, children’s crafts, and more. Plus, kids 16 and younger will receive a complimentary Easter Bag (while supplies last) as they make their way through Easter Bunny Village.
38. Spring Egg-Stravaganza
Long Beach Towne Center
7575 Carson Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90808
Long Beach Towne Center invites families to its Spring Egg-Stravaganza on Sunday, April 10th from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm. Enjoy free photos with the Easter Bunny, kids’ crafts, balloon twisters, and more.
39. Easter Egg Hunt and Garden Open House
Betina’s Little Farm
10442 La Tuna Canyon Rd., Sun Valley, CA 91352
Betina’s Little Farm is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt and Garden Open House on Sunday, April 10th from 10 am to 4 pm. Kids will also get the chance to visit with many of the farm’s animals. Reserve your spot online.
40. Photos with the Easter Bunny at Plaza West Covina
112 Plaza Drive, West Covina 91790
Easter Bunny Photos in Center Court through April 16th. Safe visits with the Easter Bunny! Reservations are required.
Easter Brunch To Go or Dine In
1014 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica 90401
Tuck into Quiche Lorraine, Market Vegetable Frittatas, Niman Ranch Bacon Platters, Breakfast Pastry Platters and more. For Dinner, there’s Spiral-Cut Honey Ham, Herb & Yogurt Roasted Boneless Leg of Lamb, Vegetable Pot Pie, Roasted Zuckerman Farms Asparagus (the best) with lemon, feta & sea salt, plus more. If the Easter candy didn’t provide enough of a sugar rush, get a Chocolate Bird’s Nest Tart with a flaky kouign amann crust, chocolate cream and chocolate Easter eggs or keep the family occupied with an Easter Egg Cookie Decorating Kit. Pre-order for takeout & delivery on April 17 by April 14 at 3 p.m.
Easter at Bianca
8850 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA
Bianca is offering a festive Easter brunch menu inspired by the ingredients of the season. The menu includes crepes, mimosas, and more. Reservations may be made online.
Bakery Specials are also available, ”featuring specials influenced by our co-owners cultural roots.” Pre-order by April 12th. Featured pastries include Rosca de Pascua, Carrot Cake, and Hot Cross Buns to name just a few. Check the website for all the details.
Easter Brunch at Redbird
114 East Second Street, Downtown Los Angeles 90012
Chef Neal Fraser and team will be preparing an Easter Sunday brunch in the open-air Main Dining Room, indoor Lounge and outdoor Garden on Sunday, April 17, 2022 from 10am-2pm with a special prix fixe menu below for $65++ per person and children 10 and under $21++ per person. Menu includes choices of: KAYA TOAST, WHITE ASPARAGUS, BURRATA SALAD, RICOTTA CAVATELLI, and so much more!
361 Cliff Dr., Laguna Beach, CA 92651
Take a drive down to Laguna Beach for a special Easter Brunch at Las Brisas. The four-course prix-fixe menu will be served from 8 am to 3 pm on Easter Sunday. The large menu consists of delicious favorites such as French Toast, Eggs Benedict, Steak and Lobster Enchiladas, and much more. Reservations may be made online.
130 W. Huntington Dr., Arcadia, CA 91007
Mélange invites families to “hop into the spirit” with a four-course prix-fixe brunch. Brunch includes savory bites such as Roasted Prime Filet, Crab and Lobster Cake, Seabass Mushroom Ravioli, and more. There will also be an outdoor Easter Egg Hunt and a visit from the Easter Bunny. Reservations may be made online.
Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
8555 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048
Celebrate Easter Sunday in Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills with a memorable Easter Brunch on Sunday, April 17th from 11 am to 4 pm. All-you-can-eat-Brunch will be served on the hotel’s “ready-for-spring blooming outdoor garden patio.” Easter Brunch dishes include Carnitas Eggs Benedict, Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes, Basil Crusted Lamb Chops, and so much more. There will also be an Easter egg hunt and live music. Reservations may be made online. (Free for children under 5)
Wendy Kennar is a mother, writer, and former teacher who has lived her entire life in the same Los Angeles zip code. You can read more from Wendy at her website WendyKennar.com where she writes about books, boys, and bodies (living with an invisible disability).