North County Easter Egg Hunts

North County Easter Egg Hunts

* Please check venues for date and time changes.


City of Oceanside Annual Easter Egg Hunt

March 31, 10am-1pm


This family-friendly event features four designated egg hunt areas arranged by age, as well as various prizes, food vendors, a fire engine and a magic show for the whole family to enjoy. Mance Buchnanon Park is located at 425 College Boulevard, Oceanside. Call (760) 435-5041 or visit www.visitoceanside.org.


City of Encinitas Spring Egg Hunt

March 31, 10am-1pm


Enjoy arts and crafts, prizes, jump houses, face painting and 22,000 eggs. Egg Hunt times are 10:15am for children under 2 years old, 10:45am for 3-year-olds, 11:15am for 4- to 5-year-olds and 11:45am for ages 6 and up. Guests should bring their own basket for eggs. Limited parking is available on site and extra parking available at Scripps Hospital’s lower parking lots off Devonshire Drive. Encinitas Community Park is located at 425 Santa Fe Drive, Encinitas. For more information visit www.encinitasca.gov.


City of Carlsbad EGGstravaganza

March 31, 10am -1pm

Spring Festival returns to Poinsettia Community Park, 6600 Hidden Valley Road. The event features an ongoing “egg scramble” of multiple egg hunts.

City of Poway Community Park

March 31, 8am – 1pm

At Poway Community Park 13094 Civic Center Drive, Poway 92064


San Diego Botanic Garden Spring Party with Bunny

March 31, 10am-1pm


Children are invited to meet a gentle bunny for a photo op, decorate their own bunny ears and get a bunny face paint during Spring Party with Bunny. Families can also visit real bunnies in a petting zoo, plant a spring flower to take home and make some colorful spring crafts. At 12:30pm, the big bunny leads a parade through the Native Plant Native People Trail. Passes are sold for participation in activities on the day of the event for $15 per child.

A limited supply of passes are first come, first served. Register at www.sdbgarden.org. San Diego Botanic Garden is located at 230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas.


Carlsbad Premium Outlets

March 31


The Easter Bunny visits for a day of fun activities. Create springtime crafts and bring a basket for the egg hunt. Carlsbad Premium Outlets is located at 5620 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad. Call (760) 804-9000 or visit www.premiumoutlets.com/outlet/carlsbad.


City of Vista Brengle Terrace Park Easter Egg Hunt

March 31


The Vista Easter Egg Hunt takes place at Brengle Terrace Park in Vista. There is face painting, egg and bag decorating, games, music, dancing, and opportunity drawings. Refreshments are available. Brengle Terrace Park is located at 1400 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista.

City of Solana Beach La Colonia Park

March 31


The Children’s Spring Festival and Egg Hunt begins at 10am and includes fun games and refreshments. La Colonia Park is located at 715 Valley Ave, Solana Beach. Call 858-720-2453 or visit www.ci.solana-beach.ca.us.


Santa Ysabel Lilac Festival Easter Egg Hunt

March 31


Children can hunt for eggs and celebrate spring amidst Julian’s lilac groves. Stay for the coinciding Lilac Festival and enjoy hayrides, tomahawk throwing and archery, a petting zoo, free form gardening and planting, vase painting, candle dipping and a lively jug band show. Activity passes start at $5 per person and can be purchased at the event. Fort Cross Old Timey Adventures is located at 925 Highway 78, Santa Ysabel. Visit www.fortcross.com/lilac-festival.


Julian -Pine Hills Lodge Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt

April 1, 9am-1pm


Come for an old-fashioned ambiance, with seating in the dining room or on the five-cedar deck. There is an Easter Egg Hunt at 11am. Please bring a basket. Pine Hills Lodge is located at 2960 La Posada Way, Julian. Call (760) 765-1100 or visit www.pinehillslodge.com.


City of San Marcos Presents Spring Egg Scramble

March 31


After an early morning breakfast of pancakes and eggs, toddlers through 5th graders are invited to the community Spring Egg Scramble, where prize-filled eggs are scattered throughout Walnut Grove Park. Families are encouraged to come early and enjoy carnival games. Walnut Grove Park is located at 1950 Sycamore Drive, San Marcos. Call (760) 744-9000 or visit www.san-marcos.net.


Poway Easter Egg Hunt

March 31, 8am – 1pm

Living Way Church will host Poway’s annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday at Poway Community Park. The park is located at 1394 Civic Center Drive, Poway

La Jolla Spring Egg Hunt

March 31, 10am to 12:45pm

The La Jolla Recreation Center at 615 Prospect Steet, will host its annual Spring Egg Hunt. Everyone is invited. Fun for the whole family!