Free Family Miami Easter Events: List of Egg Hunts and Easter Bunnies
This list of Miami Easter events includes free Easter-themed festivities for families including egg hunts, carnivals, and chances to meet the Easter Bunny himself. From Sunny Isles to Coral Gables, these Miami Easter events are cheap ways to celebrate Easter fun.
Sunny Isles Beach Scramble
The community-oriented Sunny Isles Beach Egg Scramble is a large affair with carnival games, rides and music at Pelican Community Park. This free event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 23, 2011, is designed for families and children. Young ones will scramble through hundreds of brightly colored beach balls to find eggs on the beach.
Coral Gables Eggstreme Hunt and Carnival
Coral Gables celebrates Easter with an Eggstreme Hunt and Carnival beginning at 10 a.m. April 23, 2011. This event takes place simultaneously at 13 parks in Coral Gables and claims to be the largest egg hunt in South Florida. There will be more than 100,000 hidden eggs on the parks' grounds and one golden egg that can be traded in for a special prize. At 11 a.m., there will be a carnival with games, bounce-houses and a “Titanic Slide” at Merrick Park.
The City of Miami Beach invites all residents to come enjoy a Spring Eggstravaganza at the North Shore Park and Youth Center on April 23, 2011. The egg hunt will kick off at 11 a.m. The scheduled amusements include arts and crafts with the Easter Bunny, concessions for sale and an egg hunt.
Calvary Chapel Sunrise Service
Also in the North Beach neighborhood of Miami Beach, there will be a special sunrise service starting off the day’s celebrations at 73rd Street and the Atlantic Ocean. The worship service, hosted by Calvary Chapel Miami Beach, will begin at 6:45 a.m. on Easter Sunday, April 24, 2011.
Pembroke Pines Egg Hunt
At the Pembroke Pines Recreation Center, the annual egg hunt starts at 9 a.m. sharp on April 23, 2011, and is open to the public. A sister egg hunt at Pembroke Shores Park also starts at 9 a.m. on April 23, 2011, and is free and open to the community. The first 500 kids at each location will receive a free pair of little bunny ears as they search for more than 52,000 eggs, enjoy activities like balloon sculptures, face painting and a visit from Peter Rabbit.
Posted on April 8, 2011 by Margaret Matia Rankovic