Easter Egg Hunts and Events In and Around Jersey City

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Easter Egg Hunts Events In Jersey City

Easter is on April 17th, and the weather is getting better; we are excited to share that many Easter events are bringing back the hunt and other activities in the city.
Also, a photo with Easter Bunny is happening at a few places in and around the area. So save the following dates on your calendar for some fun and family-friendly events in the area.

Easter Egg Hunts

HPNA/Enos Jones Park Easter Egg Hunt(Passed) 

Location: Enos Jones Park 

Saturday, April 2nd, 2022, at 12:30 pm

The HPNA Easter Egg Hunt is on SATURDAY, April 2, 2022. There are timed events for ages 0-5-year-olds. Please sign up your child for the appropriate age group. Waitlists are enabled. Due to COVID restrictions, when the HPNA applied for the permit, we were limited to 150 participants. Registration for HPNA members opens on March 19, 2022. Non-member registration begins on March 26, 2022. Register here.

Easter Funday with Smile Preschool & Nursery/ HDSID(Passed)

Location: Smile Preschool

Saturday, April 9th, 2022, at 10 am

The Easter Bunny is coming to town! Join Smile Preschool & Nursery and the HDSID for Easter FUNDAY on Saturday, April 9th, 10 am-12 pm at SMILE Pre-school + Nursery for family fun, candy, and photos with the Easter Bunny. More information here. 

Hoboken Grace Church Easter Egg Hunt(Passed)

Location: Mama Johnson Field, 4th and Jackson, Hoboken

Saturday, April 9th, 2o22 at 9:30 am

Morning – 9:30 am | 10:15 am | 10:45 am

Afternoon – 1:00 pm | 1:45 pm | 2:15 pm

Review the time slots below, get ready to play games, take pictures with the Easter Bunny, and hunt for eggs. Be sure to coordinate with other families if you want to be together in a group! Each slot has a maximum capacity and will be filled on a first-come basis. Register here.

Easter Egg Hunt By Riverside Church(Passed)

Location: Mary Benson Park

Saturday, April 9th at 1pm

Join Riverside Church at Mary Benson Park for their Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 9th from 1pm-3 pm! Spread the word and invite your friends and family to join in on all the fun! Free giveaways, face painting, and family photos. Free to attend. More info.

My Gym Easter Eggstravaganza! (Passed)

Location: My Gym Jersey City- 252 9th St.

Date: April 10th from 12:30pm-1:30pm

Join us for an Easter Eggstravaganza! Not only will your little one have fun searching around for Mymo’s hidden eggs, but they will also join us for dances, games, and MORE! All ages are welcome! Sign up here.

When: April 10th from 12:30pm-1:30pm

Cost: $25 per child

Easter Egg Hunt At Lincoln Park

Location: Lincoln Park playground

Saturday, April 16th, 2022, at 10 am

Join the Easter Bunny in Lincoln Park for an egg hunt, hot dogs, photos with the Easter bunny, and more fun at the Lincoln Park Playground next to the Hank Gallo Center. More information here.

Easter Egg Hunt 2022 at Berry Lane Park 

Location: Berry Lane Park

Saturday, April 16th at 12 pm

Get ready for some Easter fun at Berry Lane Park on April 16th! Thousands of candy-filled eggs, gaming trucks, laser tag, giveaways, and more. Follow them on Instagram for more information.

West Side Merry’s West Side Bunny Trail

Location: Lincoln Park Fountain 

Saturday, April 16th at 11am

Join The West Side Merry’s on Saturday, April 16th for their annual West Side Bunny Trail! The procession will start at 11am. They will have a meet and greet with the Bunny and their Easter Villagers at the Lincoln Park Fountain with crafts and activities!

Jersey City Southside Easter Egg Hunt

Location: Arlington Park, Bayside Park, Bethune Park, and Columbia Park

Saturday, April 16th at 12am-2pm

Please join us on Saturday, April 16, 2022, from 12:00-2:00 pm as they come together to organize four Easter Egg Hunts at Arlington Park, Bayside Park, Bethune Park, and Columbia Park. Register your children and come out to enjoy the festivities.

They are taking donations for plastic eggs, candy, and small toys/trinkets in order to have a successful and impactful event. All donations can be dropped off at the Bethune Center located at 140 Martin Luther King Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07305. Monday-Friday 10:30-6:30 pm. Please only register for one park, we want to make sure that the children in that community get the full experience. Children 2-12 years old can participate, please bring your own empty Easter Baskets. Register here.

Put an Egg on Everything at Smorgasburg/Smorgasbar in Jersey City

Location: Smorgasburg at Urby Parking Lot/Harborside 

Saturday, April 16th at 11am

Bring the whole FAMILY: Egg hunt, face-painting + games at Smorgasbar in Jersey City on the 16th from 11am. Enjoy food and drinks from over 50 local vendors along with Easter-themed events at Harborside Place, at Hudson Street, in Jersey City. More info here.

Easter Bunny Hops Through Hoboken

Location: Hoboken Police Department at 106 Hudson St.

Saturday, April 16th at 10am

On Saturday, April 16, the Easter Bunny is hopping back to Hoboken thanks to the Hoboken Police Department and World of Wonder Day Care.

The Easter Bunny will depart the Hoboken Police Department at 106 Hudson St. at 10 a.m. on Saturday and follow the route below. Generally, the plan is to go from Washington Street and move west, taking north/south streets for approximately three hours ending back at 106 Hudson St. at about 1 p.m.

Councilwoman Emily Jabbour will post real-time updates regarding the location of the Easter Bunny on Twitter at www.twitter.com/HobokenEmily – you do not have to have a Twitter account to access this page.


Photos With The Easter Bunny 

Newport Mall 

Get ready for the ultimate Easter Tradition is back: Photos with the Bunny at Newport Mall.

Operating Hours: Monday – Saturday: 11 AM – 7 PM
Sundays: 12 PM – 6 PM

Saturday, April 16th: 10 AM – 7 PM

Paramus Mall 

Hop, hop, hooray, it’s Easter Bunny picture time! Don’t miss out on making eggs-tra-special memories with everyone’s favorite fluffy friend. More details here.

Updated: April 14th, 2022

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