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Easter in Denver: Egg Hunts, the Easter Bunny, Easter Brunch and More!

Easter Egg Hunt Denver

Do you love battling it out for cheap candy? Posing with the creepy Easter bunny?

Denver’s Easter Egg hunts are back in full force so grab your running shoes and Easter baskets and head on over.  We’ve also rounded up some fantastic restaurants that offer Easter brunch in Denver.  NOTE: Dates and times are subject to change. Check before heading out the business website and see our event calendar for full listings. 

Looking for something a bit different this year? Don’t miss these 10 fun alternatives to Easter egg hunts including a fun fitness hunt for kids and a glow-in-the-dark Easter egg hunt (get your mini glow sticks here). Also, don’t forget to stock up on your plastic eggs and bunny potato sacks!

Denver Easter Egg Hunts 2022

Saturday, April 2 

Arvada West High School’s Annual Eggstravangza
10 a.m.-noon
Eggstravaganza is an event in which we open Arvada West for an egg hunt. Children can find and eat candy, participate in games and get their faces painted while surrounded by chalk drawings and a lollipop garden. We are looking for donations to go towards Ralston House which is a non-profit organization that helps provide assistance for children in domestic abuse situations.

Saturday, April 9

Castle Rock Special Egg Hunt (Quiet Hour)

4:30-7 pm. 

This is an amazing community event at Philip S. Miller Park designed for kids of all ages, especially those with special needs. There will be egg hunts designed for the hearing, vision and mobility impaired, as well as age specific traditional egg hunts.

Easter Egg Painting a the Parker Recreation Center

1:30-3 p.m.

Gather your friends and get ready to kick off Easter and spring with this egg painting event hosted by Canvas N Cupcakes.

EGG-STRA Special Easter Egg Hunt
10 a.m.
Join in the fun at Panorama Park, Anderson Park and Discovery Park in Wheat Ridge for a fun new format to our annual Easter Egg Hunt! This new 3 park format allows families to enjoy the event without having to deal with large crowds, parking issues, and the craziness of a 10-second-long egg hunt! Spend the morning enjoying each park and its amenities and creating memories with your little ones!

Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt at South Fellowship Church

10 a.m. -noon 

This free event in Littleton includes Glow-in-the-Dark Easter Egg Hunts that will take place every 20 minutes. They’ll also have glow games, snacks and a glow-in-the-dark dance floor!

Colorado Ladies of Lowriding 10th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

1 p.m.

Head over to Sloan’s Lake Park in Denver for hamburgers, hot dogs, and an egg hunt. Bring side dishes and

Easter Egg Painting

1:30-3 p.m.

Gather your friends at the Parker Recreation Center and get ready to kick off Easter and spring with this egg painting event hosted by Canvas N Cupcakes!

Friday, April 15

Bass Pro Shop and Cabela’s (Thornton and Lone Tree)

11 a.m-6 p.m.
Check out the Easter bunny for a fun hunt on April 15 and free photos and crafts (April 9 and 10; Ap15 to 17). Learn more at

Saturday, April 16

Applewood Baptist Church Easter Extravaganza

10 a.m.-noon

FREE Easter Saturday fun for the whole family at this church in Wheat Ridge! Come enjoy a pancake breakfast, egg hunts, games, giveaways, an amazing ventriloquist & more.

Bass Pro Shop and Cabela’s (Thornton and Lone Tree)

11 a.m-6 p.m.

Check out the Easter bunny for a fun hunt on April 15 and free photos and crafts (April 9 and 10; April 15 to 17). Learn more at

Calvary Bible Church

 10 a.m. to noon

Join them in Boulder, Erie, or Thornton for this free, fun egg hunt for kids under 12!

Denver’s Best East Egg Hunt

10 a.m.

With a whopping 5,000 eggs, this fun and safe kids egg hunt at 5090 N Broadway in Denver Denver also includes games, prizes and free pictures with the Easter bunny. Reservations required

Downtown Aquarium Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

8:30-11 a.m.

Enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet and get your picture taken with our socially distant Easter Bunny. Get 50% off exhibit entry and retail discount. Reservations required

Evergreen Easter Egg Hunt

4-5:30 p.m. 

Head outside to the Buchanan Ponds area for Evergreen Parks & Rec’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt! Dog costume contest, Egg Toss games, Egg races and photos with the Easter Bunny. Fee: $5/child. Register online before April 13.

Golden Easter Egg Hunt

10 a.m.

The eggs, Easter Bunny. What more do you need? Check out this fun event at Maple Grove Park in Golden.

Four Mile Historic Park Family Egg Hunt

9 a.m. and 1 p.m. 

Check-in with the animals while you search for thousands of eggs through the 12-acre Park. Little ones, 3 and under, can enjoy their own egg hunt in the kiddie corral. After the hunt, hop on the tractor for a hayride, grab a photo with the Easter bunny or make a craft together. Make sure to check out the bottomless Bloody Mary bar and grab some snacks from the food trucks. 9 a.m.-noon egg hunt at 10 a.m.; 1-4 p.m. egg hunt at 2 p.m. Price $16-25.  fourmilepark.orgEaster Egg Hunt Four Mile Historic Park

The Great Egg Roll Thru

10 a.m-noon

Broomfield families, hop in your car and roll through The Bay parking lot to see the Easter Bunny and Helpers handing out pre-stuffed Easter eggs and candy bags to each child.  Bring your Easter baskets, wear your bunny ears and have some fun.

Green Valley Ranch Community Easter Egg Hunt

9:45 a.m. 

The Community Easter Egg Hunt will be in the fields across the street from Green Valley Ranch Beer Garden. Children of all ages are welcome and will be separated by age groups.  Following the hunt, they’ll head over to the Beer Garden for a pancake breakfast and Bloody Mary and Mimosa specials.

Easter EGGstravangaza at Marjorie Park in Greenwood Village

10 a.m.-noon
Come and enjoy springtime activities featuring all-you-can-eat pancakes from Flippin’ Flapjacks, complimentary face painting, Easter crafts, bottomless mimosas, and purchase flower bouquets from Pickletown Flower Co. Kids $5; general admission $10.

Highlands Ranch Easter Egg Hunt

10 a.m.
Hop on over to Northridge Park for the annual Easter Egg Hunt! Remember to bring your basket to collect all the goodies to take home. Bring your camera because there is even a special appearance by the Easter Bunny. Ages 1-9.

House2Home Real Estate at Robby Ferrufino Park in Arvada

10 a.m.-noon
Refreshments, photos, bubbles and chalk art will be ongoing so come and enjoy Easter fun with friends and family! The Egg Hunt (with thousands of eggs) will start at 10 am sharp and includes children from infant to teen divided by age group with staggered start times.

Hyland Hills Easter Egg Hunt at Carroll Butts Ballfield

9:30-10:30 a.m.

Exclusively for kids 8 and younger, this Easter egg hunt in Westminster includes music, entertainment and a chance to win 1 of 5 bicycles courtesy the Hyland Hills Foundation. This event is FREE and the hunt begins at 9:45 am sharp.

Jared’s Nursery Easter Egg Hunt in Littleton

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Jared’s Garden Center is hosting its 15th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Hunts start every 15 minutes until all 21,000 eggs are gone.

Littleton Church of Christ Spring Festival

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m 

Join them, with your Easter baskets, for a free Egg Hunt, Easter crafts, games, bounce houses, face painting, pictures with the Easter Bunny and more.

Mile High Flea Market

7 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Enjoy a day of family fun, face painting, balloon artist, fire truck, candy, activities and of course, all the shopping and flea finds that you know and love at Mile High Flea Market. This is a free event within the market, standard admission fees into the market still apply.

Peace Arvada Easter Carnival

10 a.m-noon

Don’t miss the Easter Carnival from 10-10:45 a.m. with door prizes and balloons, family games and prizes, devotion and music and coffee and donuts.

Summit Denver Church Easter Egg Hunt

10:30 a.m.-noon

Families and kids of all ages are invited to join the fun in this annual Easter Egg Hunt at Curtis Park. There will be free snacks, crafts, and eggs filled with candy available for everyone.

University Park UMC Easter Celebration

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Join University Park United Methodist Church to celebrate Easter! Meet in their parking lot on April 16th from 11-1 pm.  There will be a food truck, lawn games, music, prizes, and a GIANT Easter egg hunt.

Valley View Family Easter Egg Hunt

5:30-7:30 p.m. 

Join them after their 4 pm service for a FUN family night.  Egg Hunts for toddlers through 5th grade, Egg Toss competitions for 6th grade and older, bounce houses, music, and lawn games.

Easter Sunday, April 17

Applewood Valley United Methodist Church

9 a.m.

Join them on Sunday, April 17th, 2022 at 9:00 am on their church lawn for an Easter Egg Hunt for children ages up to 12.

Arvada United Methodist Church Egg Hunt

9:30 a.m.

Between worship services, they will have food and fellowship on our patio, with heaters placed around if it is cold. We will also have an Easter egg hunt for kids from 9:30-10 am!

Bass Pro Shop and Cabela’s (Thornton and Lone Tree)

11 a.m-6 p.m.

Check out the Easter bunny for a fun hunt on April 15 and free photos and crafts (April 9 and 10; April 15 to 17). Learn more at

Living Stone Church Egg Hunt in Broomfield

10 a.m.-noon

This Easter Experience includes age-specific Easter egg hunts, the Easter bunny, an Easter experience and food trucks.

True Life Church Easter Party and Service at Lamar Street Center in Arvada

10 a.m.-1 p.m. 

Enjoy an egg hunt, axe throwing, pony rides, petting zoo, bounce houses, food trucks, photo booth and dessert.

Sensory-friendly Easter Bunny 

April 1-16

 Southlands, Southeast Aurora’s outdoor lifestyle shopping center, will welcome children and their parents to take their own complimentary photos with the Easter Bunny. Photos will be available from 2-6 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays, and 12-4 p.m. on Saturdays on Sundays from April 1-16 at Guest Services at the Clock Tower. Reservations are required. Additionally, working with the Autism Society of Colorado, Southlands will host a special day of photos with the Easter Bunny in a sensory-friendly environment with less crowds and reduced noise. Visit for more information and to make your reservation.


Easter Brunches in Denver

Most Easter brunches in Denver require reservations so hop to it! 

The Bindery in LoHi, 1817 Central Street,  9 a.m.-3 p.m. Elegant dining accompanied by an urban marketplace with New American plates, pastries & pantry goods.

BRUTØ, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.  BRUTØ  at Dairy Block will be serving a special 4-course Easter Brunch tasting menu created by Chef Michael Diaz de Leon.

Citizen Rail, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Delicious buffet features an Omelet Station, Seafood Platter, Charcuterie Station, Prime Rib Station, Smoked Salmon Benedict, Brown Butter Breakfast Potatoes, Chilaquiles, Sourdough French Toast, Fresh Fruit Parfaits, breakfast meats and assorted pastries. 

Denver Milk Market, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Denver Milk Market will be serving up its fun & festive Drag Bingo Brunch.  The Frank Bonanno food hall is also offering three different options for takeaway Easter dinners that feed 4-6.

Ellyngton’s in the Brown Palace, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Breakfast & Easter brunch served in a regal dining room at the 19th-century Brown Palace hotel.

Elways at Cherry Creek, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.  Brunch is served with buttermilk biscuits upon request and seasonal fresh fruit with every brunch selection

EDGE Restaurant & Bar at the Four Seasons Hotel, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.  Easter Brunch for all! For the adults, a special cocktail menu has been crafted with house-made Mimosas, Bellinis, and Bloody Marys. For the little ones, an Easter Egg Hunt will be taking place including a special appearance by the Easter Bunny.

Humboldt Kitchen + Bar, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Join them Full Brunch menu or enjoy their dinner menu along with Easter specials!

Bistro Vendome, Larimer Square, 10 a.m. Traditional Left Bank-style cafe with a garden crafting slightly modern twists on French standards. Enjoy their brunch kits on weekends. 

Easter at Hotel Boulderado, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.  Hop to the annual Easter celebration this year with seasonally prepared menus from three different locations.

Canceled/Pending for 2022

Hammond’s Easter Egg Hunt at Hammond’s Candies (Denver)

This day of family fun will include an Easter egg hunt, special Hammond’s lollipop, and a visit with the Easter Bunny! The participant fee is $5 per child, and reservations are required.

Outlets at Castle Rock Easter Bunny Breakfast

Annual breakfast at the Food Court pending. See website for updates.

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