Spring is finally here and we’re all ready to get out and enjoy some fun! Easter falls on April 17 this year (2022), and we have lot of opportunities to get out for a fun Cincinnati area Easter Egg Hunt or an egg-citing Easter event.
And the egg hunts aren’t limited to kids! There are a few options for adults in this list!
Please note: some of these events require pre-registration. And most/all are weather dependent. Be sure to check with the event (links below) before you head out the door.
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Cincinnati Easter Egg Hunts 2022:
Daylight Egg Hunt with MetroParks of Butler County
Hop on over to Elk Creek MetroPark Sebald Park Area to enjoy some family fun. A large field will become an egg hunting ground, where children can search for hidden eggs. Find one dozen eggs and you can turn them in for candy and a prize! Other features of the event will include live animals, lawn games, and a craft.
Registration required by April 1
When: Saturday, April 2, 2022; timeslots: 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 pm
Address: 5580 Elk Creek Rd., Middletown, OH 45042
HPCUMC Easter Egg Hunt
Hyde Park Community United Methodist church is EGGcited to host their annual Easter Egg Hunt! All are welcome to this outdoor event.
You do need to reserve a time slot for your family (link below).
When: Sunday, April 3; 1-4pm (rain date is April 10)
Address: 1345 Grace Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45208
Head to Milford and join in on the free family fun. There will be an Easter Egg Hunt along with a special visit from the Easter Bunny arriving on the Milford Community Fire Department’s antique fire truck at 10:00AM! The Easter Egg Hunt will be divided into three groups by age (under 3, 3-5, and 6-10). Bring an Easter basket for the hunt.
When: Saturday, April 9; 10am-11:30am
Address: Riverside Park, 425 Vintor Stier Dr., Milford, OH 45150
Flashlight Egg Hunt with MetroParks of Butler County
When the park is dark, your flashlight will be your guide! Bring your own flashlight and join in on the fun at Forest Run Metropark Timberman Ridge Area. Participants will walk through a trail to end up at a field filled with glowing eggs! Collect 12 and turn them in to redeem candy and a special prize. Additional crafts and games will be available for free. This event is for children 12 and under.
Registration required by April 8
When: Saturday, April 9, 2022; timeslots: 7:30, 8, 8:30, 9, 9:30 pm
Address: Forest Run Metropark, 1976 Timberman Rd., Hamilton, OH 45013
The Great Symmes Egg Hunt
Details not yet released
When: Sat., April 9 starting at 11:30am
Address: Home of the Brave Park, 11605 Lebanon Rd., Loveland, OH 45140
Easter Egg Eggstravaganza with Pause for Parents, Play for Kids
Details coming soon
When: Saturday, April 9, 2022 from 10am to 2pm
Address: 5962 Hamilton Mason Rd, Liberty Twp., OH 45011
Pierce Twp. Easter Egg Hunt
Take the kids out for an egg hunt! The Easter Bunny will arrive at 10am to take pictures and egg hunt will start at 11am. The fields will be divided into four fields: 0-2 at field one; 3,4&5 at field two; 6,7,&8 at field three; 9&10 at field four.
When: April 9, 10am – noon
Address: Pierce Township Park, 961 Locust Corner Road, Cincinnati, OH 45245
Deer Park’s Easter Egg Hunt
Head to Chamberlin Park for the annual Easter Egg Hunt and photos with the Easter Bunny. Be sure to bring your own baskets. They will have four age groups: 3 and under, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12. The hunt begins promptly at 11am.
When: Saturday, April 9; egg hunt starts at 11am
Address: Chamberlin Park, 7640 Plainfield Rd., Deer Park
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HOPPIN’ Easter Egg Hunt
Grab your basket and head to Fairfield Greens North Trace. Egg hunts are broken down by the following age groups: 2 – 4, 5 – 7, and 8 – 10. Visit with the Easter Bunny from 10am – noon. The egg hunt starts at 11:15am.
When: Saturday, April 9, 2022
Address: 2605 Augusta Blvd., Fairfield, OH 45014
Green Twp. Easter Egg Hunt
Head to Veterans Park for an egg hunt! The Easter Bunny will be there and ready for you to take some pics.
When: Sat., April 9 starting at 1pm sharp
Address: Veterans Park, 6231 Harrison Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45247
Independence Egg Hunt
Egg hunt plus entertainment from jugglers, stilt walker and balloon artists. Raffle to follow. Raffle prizes include family experiences for Kings Island, Great Wolf Lodge, Cincinnati Reds games, Cincinnati Zoo and Newport Aquarium.
When: Saturday, April 9, 2022; festivities start at 11am, egg hunt at noon
Address: Memorial Park, 2003 Jackwoods Pkwy., Independence, KY 41051
Easter Egg Hunt for Taylor Mill, KY residents
Details coming soon
When: Saturday, April 9, 2022 starting at noon
Address: not listed
Contest for Egg-splorers!
Fairfield Parks will place six large wooden eggs in six of their 29 parks. To participate in the contest, you’ll search and find all six eggs. As you find one, take a photo by the egg. Send all six of your photos to the park district (by April 11). The first 50 to send in photos with all six eggs will win a prize. See site for full details
When: Starts Monday, April 4 and ends Sunday, April 10, 2022
Community Easter Egg Hunt
St. Paul Lutheran Church in Reading, OH invites you to their egg hunt. All children up to age 10 are welcome to participate. The hunt will be in the east lawn as long as the weather allows; indoors in the fellowship hall if it doesn’t.
When: April 9, 2022; 4pm
Easter Egg Hunt on the Mastodon Trail at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site
Meet up at the Mastodon Shelter where participants will divide into age-based hunt areas. Turn eggs in for candy or find a golden egg for a bonus prize! Limit one golden egg per child. This event is free an open to the public.
When: Saturday, April 16, 11am-noon
Address: 3380 Beaver Rd., Union, KY 41091
Adult Easter Egg Hunt with CinCity Harley-Davidson. Join in for their annual Adult Easter Egg Hunt! Prizes range from candy to gift cards, and everything in between (literally)! They will have free beverages, a food truck, live music and games.
When: Saturday, April 16, 12-4pm
Address: 1799 Tennessee Ave., Cincinnati
Community Easter Trunk Hop at Benninghofen Playground (with Star 93.3)
The kids will hop from car to car and receive plastic eggs, candy, prizes and treats. They are expecting over 500 children at this event along with special guests from the community.
When: Saturday, April 16, 1-3pm
Address: 913 Noyes Ave., Hamilton, OH 45015
Egg Hunt at Washington Park
The annual Egg Hunt returns with a twist! Instead of a traditional egg hunt, they will be holding a two-day egg scavenger hunt in the park. Eggs will be individually packaged and handed out by staff members to those who participate in the scavenger hunt.
When: Sat. and Sunday, April 16-17, 12-4pm
Address: 1230 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Easter Celebration at the Cincinnati Zoo
This egg-citing day will feature animals receiving Easter-themed enrichment throughout the day plus a Find the Fiona Scavenger Hunt! Treat Stations will be on site and children can meet the Easter Bunny from 12pm-5pm!
This event is included with your Zoo Admission.
When: Saturday, April 16; 12-5pm
Address: 3400 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45220
Liberty Township Easter Egg Hunt
Save the date for the return of the Liberty Township Easter Egg Hunt! Stay tuned as more details become available.
When: Saturday, April 16, 10-11:30am
Address: Liberty Park, 6757 Yankee Road, Liberty Township, OH 45044