Easter Egg Hunts in Cincinnati {2020}

Spring is finally here and we’re all ready to get out and enjoy some fun! Easter falls on April 12 this year (2020), and we have lot of opportunities to get out for a fun Easter Egg Hunt.

Easter Egg Hunts in Cincinnati

And the egg hunts aren’t limited to kids! There are a few options for adults in this list and there’s even one for your favorite doggy companion!

Please note: most of these events are weather dependent. Be sure to check with the event (links below) before you head out the door.

Did we miss an Egg Hunt? Let us know in the comment section.


March 29:

The Great Underwater Egg Hunt is happening at all YMCA locations around Cincinnati. Open to the public. From 12 -2pm, except Clippard 12:30-3pm and Highland County 1-3pm. Ages 12 and under. Non-swimmers must have adult supervision. See event link for full details.


April 3:

Head up to Forest Run MetroPark (Hamilton) for a Flashlight Egg Hunt. Starts at 8:30pm. Registration required (by 4/1/20). $5 per child.
When the park is dark, your flashlight will be your guide! Bring your own flashlight and join in the fun! Egg cartons will be provided for collecting.
9:00 p.m.: 3- to 5-year-old hunt, 9:15 p.m.: 6- to 8-year-old hunt, 9:30 p.m.: 9- to 12-year-old hunt, 9:45 p.m.: Family Hunt (if you have multiple aged children that want to participate together). Participants will hunt for one dozen eggs to exchange for a bag of goodies. Be sure to look out for the golden eggs to redeem for extra prizes! (weather dependent)


April 4:

Egg Hunt at Washington Park – Over-the-Rhine’s biggest egg hunt returns to Washington Park Saturday, April 4! 10,000 candy filled eggs. Photos with the Mr Bunny. Games, animals and inflatables. Bring your own container and hunt for 6 eggs. This event is FREE and open to the public. Egg hunt schedule coming soon!

Head to The River Church (Liberty Twp.) for the Egg Drop. This event is for kids from walkers to 5th grade with sections for walkers to 2 years, 3 years to kindergarten, and 1st to 5th grades. If you plan on attending, be sure to pre-register as the event is limited to 500 kids.

Adult Easter Egg Hunt at CinCity Harley-Davidson: The hunt begins at 4, with the opportunity to win some Harley gear and other great prizes! Free to enter.

Families won’t want to miss the 5th Annual Evanston Easter Egg Hunt, following just after the Evanston 5K Run/Walk. This hunt is sure to be a fun time for all ages with over 2,500 candy-filled eggs, a free pizza lunch, and family games.


April 5:

Rentschler MetroPark is hosting the Dog-Gone Bone Hunt – an egg hunt designed for dogs! Put their nose to the test as they sniff out a dozen treat filled plastic eggs. They will even receive a new toy as an extra reward. Some activities include: shopping at dog-friendly vendors, concessions, socializing time, and a dog obstacle course! Hunt times are scheduled by weight: 12:00 p.m. – Registration/Check-In Opens, 1:00 p.m. – Dogs Under 30 pounds, 1:15 p.m. – Dogs 30-50 pounds, 1:30 p.m. – Dogs 50 pounds and over. See site for additional event rules.


April 9:

Anderson Parks Adult Egg Hunt takes place on April 9 at Riverside Park for those 18+. Those 50+ can compete in the “Golden Hunt”, 35-49 year olds in the “Gen Eggsters” hunt, 18-34 year olds in the “Millennial Mad Dash”. All participants can also compete in the Adult Egg Scramble for all ages 18+


April 10:

Head up to Elk Creek MetroPark (Middletown) for a Flashlight Egg Hunt. Starts at 8:30pm. Registration required (by 4/8/20). $5 per child.
When the park is dark, your flashlight will be your guide! Bring your own flashlight and join in the fun! Egg cartons will be provided for collecting.
9:00 p.m.: 3- to 5-year-old hunt; 9:15 p.m.: 6- to 8-year-old hunt; 9:30 p.m.: 9- to 12-year-old hunt; 9:45 p.m.: Family Hunt (if you have multiple aged children that want to participate together). Participants will hunt for one dozen eggs to exchange for a bag of goodies. Be sure to look out for the golden eggs to redeem for extra prizes! (weather dependent)


April 11:

Deerfield Township has two sessions for their egg hunts – 10am and 11am, both at Cottell Park. There are two age-divided fields for the Easter Egg Hunts (4-6 years old and 7-11 years old). Have a toddler, no problem! The Egg Patch is a low-key, small group, egg hunt for wee ones. Free activities and giveaways for the whole family!

The Cincinnati Fire Museum is hosting an egg hunt inside the fire house! Take your family to the Cincinnati Fire Museum to hunt for Easter eggs amongst one of the nation’s most important fire related history collections. Stay for refreshments and tour their Safe House exhibit that teaches fire safety and prevention tips. Admission is charged (kids six and under are free).

Hoppin’ at Harbin Egg Hunt is sponsored by Chick-Fil-A Fairfield (OH). Bring your Easter basket out to the Lower End Soccer Field at Harbin Park for a morning full of Easter fun! See the Easter Bunny from 10-10:50am, with the egg hunt starting at 11am. Age groups are offered for children ages 2-4, 5-7, and 8-10. Specialty prize eggs are scattered throughout. Be sure to stop by and say hi to STAR 93.3 while you are there!

Pierce Township is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt: Join in for the annual Pierce Township Easter Egg Hunt at Pierce Park! Details coming soon.

Florence Police Department Easter Egg Hunt: 10am-12pm. UC Health Stadium, 7950 Freedom Way. Gates open at 10, and the hunt begins at 11!

The Cincinnati Zoo hosts its annual Easter Celebration. Includes treat stations throughout the park, special animal enrichment, and visits with the Easter Bunny. Back by popular demand: Search for the Golden Eggs! There will be four “Golden Eggs” hidden around the Zoo.  If you find one turn it in at the Welcome Center for one of four great prizes! 12-5pm.

Youth Egg Hunts at Riverside Park (Anderson Twp Parks) from 10am-noon for kids 0-17, with separate age-group hunts for kids 0-2, 3-5, 6-10, and 11-17. Find the “super egg” for a special prize!

Swine City Brewing (Fairfield) is hosting an Adult Egg Hunt. Call the babysitter and grab your flashlights! Swine City Brewing is letting everyone loose for an adult egg hunt in the dark starting at dusk. $10 per person for the egg hunt. There will also be raffle baskets, adult ring toss and music from Scott Luck!

Easter Egg Hunt hosted by the City of Wyoming and the Wyoming Firefighters Association. Details to follow.


April 12:

Enjoy an Easter Brunch at Winton Woods/Mills Race Banquet Center. An all-you-can-eat buffet for the whole family with seating times at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm. Preregistration required.

8 thoughts on “Easter Egg Hunts in Cincinnati {2020}”

  1. “The Bellevue Band of Gold is once again ‘bringing the Bunny back to Bellevue’ for our annual Lunch with the Bunny and Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday March 31st at Gilligan Field/Ben Flora Gymnasium in Bellevue.

    Doors will open at 10:30 am. The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 11:00 am for children ages 0-12. After the Hunt, join us for Lunch with the Bunny, carnival games, crafts, raffles, pics with the Bunny and lots of spring time fun!

    The Easter Egg Hunt is free! The Lunch with the Bunny is just $5.00 per child and includes lunch, drink, dessert and 5 game tickets. Additional concessions and game tickets will also be available for purchase. Hop on down and join us Saturday the 31st from 10:30 am until 1:00 pm.

    This event is a fundraiser for the Bellevue Band Programs at Bellevue Middle School and High School. All profits go directly to support the students in the band programs.

    THIS IS A RAN OR SHINE EVENT!!!

  2. Join the “hunt” for Easter Eggs at Our Lady of Peace Church grounds on Saturday, March 24, at 11:00. We are located at 119 Wocher Ave., off River Rd. In Delhi. Be a good egg and win a prize! Happy hunting!

  3. Springdale is having there annual Easter egg hunt at Ross park at 12pm on March 31st. 0-12 years of age are welcome. Plus the Miss Easter Bunny will be present

  4. What time is the egg hunt for kids at the Cincinnati zoo? Also does admission include day pass with the animals after the egg hunt

  5. Montgomery Kiwanis Club is holding its annual Easter egg hunt April 11, 2020 at 10:00am. The location is Montgomery Park at the corner of Montgomery Road and Schoolhouse Lane in Montgomery, Ohio 45242. This event is free for children ages 1-9. 400 of the plastic eggs contain jelly beans and another 100 are prize eggs containing a Snickers bar. The candy bar wrapper may be taken to the shelter and exchanged for a stuffed bunny. Be sure to arrive before 10:00am because that is when the hunt begins and all the eggs are picked up very quickly. There will be a big Easter bunny walking around the park. Questions? Call David Freas at 513-910-7068.

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