Easter Egg Hunts in DC, Maryland, and Virginia for 2016

Easter Eggs

If you aren’t lucky enough to score a ticket to the White House Easter Egg roll, don’t worry! There are many great Easter egg rolls and hunts throughout DC, Virginia, and Maryland that are great for kids of all ages. We have put together the below list and will continue to update it based on new ones we find.


Washington DC

Smithsonian National Zoo
What they have: Visit them for special family-focused activities and live entertainment. They will have a traditional Easter Egg Hunt with prizes for the kids participating. Older children will enjoy field games. Special animal demonstrations are planned as well as visits from the Easter Panda!
Address: 3001 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC
Date and Time: March 28, 10 am – 2 pm
Website: https://nationalzoo.si.edu


Madame Tussauds Annual Eggs-ploration
What they have: A fun and educational “eggs-ploration” through American History. There is limited availability in each session. Price of admission will include FULL access to Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C., an Easter egg hunt through the Presidents Gallery, 1 gift bag per child, a meet & greet with the Easter Bunny, access to an on site petting zoo, face painting and Easter crafts!
Address: 1025 F Street, NW Washington DC
Dates and Time: March 26, 8:00 AM, 8:30 AM and 9:00 AM
Website: https://www2.madametussauds.com/washington-dc/en/news/news/madame-tussauds-dcs-fifth-annual-easter-egg-hunt/


Tudor Place- 9th Annual Eggstravaganza!
What they have: Rolling green lawns, bright spring blooms, and the elegant mansion on a hill serve as backdrop for this festive annual attraction. Join the Easter Bunny for a special day as children of all ages enjoy games, crafts, an Egg Hunt (10:30 am,) and thrilling Egg Roll Contest (10:45 am) down the grand South Lawn. Crafts include paper chick “pets” and colorful butterflies.
Address: 1644 31st Street, NW Washington, DC
Date and Time: March 25, 10a.m. – 12p.m. (Reservation Required)
Website: https://www.tudorplace.org/programs/9/9th-annual-eggstravaganza/


Stead Park Spring Easter Egg Hunt
What they have: Stead Park Annual Spring Hunt is a family event that consist of egg hunting, face painting and balloon making.
Address: 1625 P Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036
Date and Time: March 26, 2016, 10:30am to 12:30pm
Website: http://dpr.dc.gov/event/stead-park-annual-spring-egg-hunt-stead-recreation-center


Kennedy Rec Center Spring Eggstravaganza
What they have: Come and celebrate the start of spring break with an egghunt, candy and games!
Address: 1401 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
Date and Time: March 28, 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Website: http://dpr.dc.gov/event/spring-eggtravaganza-kennedy-recreation-center


Emery Recreation Center- Basket of Precious Eggs
What they have: Each participant will take part in the egg dying contest and the golden egg hunt. Also sharing lunch with the Easter Bunny.
Address: 5801 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20011
Date and Time: March 26, 3:00pm to 6:00pm
Website: http://dpr.dc.gov/event/basket-precious-eggs-emery-recreation-center


Hillwood Estate, Museum, and Gardens- Faberge Egg Family Festival
What they have: Admire the exquisite imperial eggs and other fanciful Fabergé creations collected by Marjorie Post, Experience festive folk music performed by Samovar Russian Folk Music Ensemble and spirited dancing by Kalinka Dance Ensemble, Enjoy stories of Russian Easter traditions in a fun family play, produced by Happenstance Theater, Take part in a traditional Russian egg-rolling game, Step into Fabergé’s Workshop to decorate your own Fabergé-inspired egg.
Address: 4155 Linnean Avenue, NW Washington, DC
Date and time: March 20, 10am-5pm
Website: http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/whats/annual-events-and-festivals/faberg%C3%A9-egg-family-festival/faberg%C3%A9-egg-family-festival


National Community Church Eggstravaganza- Capitol Hill
What they have: Easter Bunny, Live Entertainment, Easter Egg Hunts, Prizes, Bike Raffle, Popcorn and Cotton Candy
Address: Lincoln Park- East Capitol Street between 11th and 13th Street Washington, DC 20003
Date and Time: March 26, 1:00PM – 3:00PM
Website: http://eggstravaganzadc.com/


National Community Church Eggstravaganza- Langdon Park
What they have: Egg hunt! Games! Sports! Inflatable obstacle course! Come join in some community fun Easter weekend!
Address: Langdon Park- 2901 20th St NE, Washington, DC 20018
Date and Time: March 26, 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Website: http://eggstravaganzadc.com/



Bunnyland at Butler’s Orchard
What they have: Enjoy a hayride down the Bunny Trail, Race the Rubber Duck Derby, Hunt for colorful eggs (they provide the basket!), Exchange eggs for a goodie basket to take home, Visit with the farm’s very own Country Bunny, Ride pedal tractors, Play in Hayromp and Playground, Hop in Inflatables, Ride the Giant Slides, see Bunnies, Lambs and Chicks
Address: 22200 Davis Mill Road. Germantown, Maryland
Dates and Times: March 19, 20, 25, 26, 28 and April 1, 2 and 3 (closed Easter Sunday), 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Website: http://www.butlersorchard.com/


Meadowside Nature Center
What they have: Search for real eggs in our meadow, then dye and decorate the eggs you find. Enjoy other spring-themed activities throughout the event as well. Fun for the entire family! Don’t forget to bring a basket to collect your eggs.
Address: 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville, MD, US 20853
Date and Time: March 25, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (Reservations are required)
Website: https://apm.activecommunities.com/montgomerycounty/Activity_Search?txtActivitySearch=annual%20egg&applyFiltersDefaultValue=true&cat=Activities


First Baptist Church of Silver Spring Women in Action
What they have: Easter Egg Hunt
Address: 8415 Fenton Street, Silver Spring, MD
Date and Time: March 23, 2013, 1:00p.m – 3:00 p.m.
Website: http://fbcss.org/


Bethesda Lutheran Church
What they have: Easter Egg Hunt
Address: 5033 Wilson Lane, Bethesda MD, 20814
Date and Time: March 24 9:45am
Website: http://bethesdalutheranchurch.com/join-us-easter-service-and-activities


The Village at Rockville Senior Community Easter Egg Hunt
What they have: You will brighten the lives of their residents while enjoying an Egg Hunt, the Easter Bunny, Candy, Arts & Crafts, Egg Dying and More!
Address: 9701 Veirs Drive, Rockville, MD
Date and Time: March 26, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Website: http://www.thevillageatrockville.org/events



City of Falls Church Easter Egg Hunt
What they have: Join them for this annual family celebration! Children dressed in their spring finest can hunt for candy and special eggs in Cherry Hill Park and have their photo taken with our special guest, the Easter Bunny! Please bring a basket – they will supply the candy, fun, and happy springtime memories!
Address: Cherry Hill Park- 312 Park Ave., Falls Church, VA 22046
Date and Time: March 26, 10 a.m.
Website: http://www.fallschurchva.gov/636/Easter-Egg-Hunt


Lee Fendall House Easter Egg Hunt
What they have: Children and families will hunt Easter eggs, have photos taken with the Easter Bunny, enjoy snacks, and make fun crafts to take home. Open to children ages 0-10 and their families. Reservations are encouraged.
Address: 614 Oronoco St. Alexandria, VA 22314
Dates and Times: March 25, 3:00pm – 4:30pm; March 26, 10:30am – 12:00pm and 12:30pm – 2:00pm
Website: http://www.virginia.org/Listings/Events/AnnualEasterEggHuntatLeeFendallHouseMuseum/


Reston Zoo Easter Egg-stravaganza!
What they have: Join your friends for a weekend packed with Easter fun! Feed baby lambs and goats! Enjoy excellent photo opportunities with the Easter bunny and have your face painted with your favorite animal before venturing out to take part in an Easter egg hunt. They will have baby chicks and bunnies! Have fun with bounce house, a safari slide, maze and more! All Easter egg hunts will include eggs filled with stickers and toys! Children must attend the Easter egg hunts by age group. Safari Egg Hunts are for children 4-12 years old and Toddler Egg Hunts are for children 3 and under only. Children are encouraged to bring their own Easter baskets for collecting eggs. Please plan to arrive early for this popular event. Zoo opens at 9 am. Last admission will be at 3 pm each day of the event.
Address: 1228 Hunter Mill Rd., Vienna, VA 22182
Dates and Times: March 26 and 27, 10:00am – 3:00pm. They also have Toddler Egg Hunts at 10:30am, 12:30pm, and 3:00pm.
Website: http://www.restonzoo.com/Events/Easter


National Community Church Eggstravaganza- Alexandria
What they have: Easter Bunny, Live Entertainment, Magic Show, Easter Egg Hunts, Prizes, Bike Raffle, Popcorn and Cotton Candy
Address: FOUR MILE RUN PARK- 4109 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22305
Date and Time: March 26, 11:00AM – 2:00PM
Website: http://eggstravaganzadc.com/


Nottoway Park Easter Egg Hunt
What they have: Children are invited to bring their own baskets and hunt for candy and eggs filled with treats. They will also be treated to a special appearance by a very special rabbit – the Easter Bunny. There will be separate hunts and door prizes for each age group.
Address: Nottoway Park- 9537 Courthouse Road, Vienna, VA
Date and Time: March 26, 9:30am registration; egg hunt for 2 and 3 year old at 10:30am; egg hunt for 3 and 4 year olds at 11:00am; egg hunt for 5 and 6 years olds at 11:00am
Website: http://eggstravaganzadc.com/