30 Egg-Citing Easter Activities for the Whole Family

Easter is a time for celebration, and what better way to celebrate than with some fun activities for the whole family? Whether you're looking for traditional Easter egg hunts, creative crafts, or festive games, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Here are 30 fun Easter activities to make this holiday egg-stra special! 

  1. Egg Decorating: Set up a station with dye, stickers, markers, and other decorations for an egg decorating extravaganza. Get creative and see who can come up with the most colorful or unique design.
  2. Bunny Hop Relay Race: Divide into teams and race to the finish line while hopping like bunnies. This silly game is sure to get everyone laughing and moving.
  3. Easter Bunny Craft: Get crafty with some Easter bunny-themed crafts. Create bunny ears, masks, or even stuffed bunnies using paper, felt, and cotton balls.
  4. Resurrection Garden: Create a Resurrection Garden using soil, small plants, rocks, and a small tomb or cross. As you build the garden together, discuss the story of Jesus' resurrection and the hope it brings.
  5. Easter Bonnet Parade: Decorate hats or bonnets with flowers, ribbons, and Easter-themed embellishments, then host a parade to show off your creations.
  6. Egg Roll: Head to a nearby hill or slope and participate in the classic Easter tradition of egg rolling. See whose egg can roll the farthest without cracking.
  7. Easter Bible Study: Host a small group Bible study focused on the Easter story. Dive deeper into the events of Jesus' death and resurrection, exploring their significance for believers today.
  8. Jelly Bean Guessing Game: Fill a jar with jelly beans and have each family member guess how many are inside. The closest guess wins a prize.
  9. Easter Egg Hunt with Scripture: Hide plastic eggs filled with Bible verses around your backyard or church grounds. As children find the eggs, they can read the verses aloud, reflecting on the true meaning of Easter.
  10. Bake Easter Treats: Spend the day baking Easter cookies, cupcakes, or a festive cake. Get creative with frosting and decorations.
  11. Egg Toss: Pair up and take turns tossing a raw egg back and forth. The last team with an unbroken egg wins.
  12. Bunny Hop Dance Party: Put on your favorite Easter tunes and have a dance party, complete with bunny hops and silly dance moves.
  13. Nature Walk: Take a leisurely stroll through nature and enjoy the sights and sounds of spring. Look for signs of new life, like blooming flowers and baby animals.
  14. Egg and Spoon Race: Balance an egg on a spoon and race to the finish line without dropping it. For an added challenge, try hopping or walking backward.
  15. Easter Charades: Act out Easter-themed words or phrases while others guess what you're portraying. It's a fun way to get everyone involved and laughing.
  16. DIY Easter Cards: Get out the craft supplies and make handmade Easter cards for friends and family. Add stickers, glitter, and personal messages to make them extra special.
  17. Easter Movie Marathon: Set up a cozy movie night with Easter-themed films like "Hop," "Peter Rabbit," or "It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown."
  18. Egg Spoon Painting: Use plastic spoons to paint colorful designs on paper or canvas. Get messy and have fun experimenting with different techniques.
  19. Easter Story Time: Gather around and read Easter-themed books or stories together. It's a great way to relax and enjoy some quality family time.
  20. Bunny Hop Potato Sack Race: Hop like bunnies while racing in potato sacks. It's a twist on the classic sack race that adds a dose of Easter fun.
  21. Easter Egg Bowling: Set up a bowling alley using plastic eggs as pins and a larger egg or ball as the bowling ball. See who can knock down the most eggs in one roll.
  22. DIY Bunny Ears: Make your own bunny ears using construction paper, headbands, and glue. Wear them while participating in Easter activities for an extra festive touch.
  23. Egg and Spoon Obstacle Course: Create an obstacle course in your backyard or living room and navigate it while balancing an egg on a spoon. Time each participant and see who can complete the course the fastest.
  24. Easter Bingo: Play a game of Easter-themed bingo with homemade bingo cards featuring images like Easter eggs, bunnies, and chicks.
  25. Easter Egg Pictionary: Draw Easter-themed images while others guess what you're drawing. It's a fun and creative twist on the classic game of Pictionary.
  26. DIY Bird Feeders: Make bird feeders using empty toilet paper rolls, peanut butter, and birdseed. Hang them outside and watch as birds come to enjoy the tasty treats.
  27. Egg Relay Race: Divide into teams and race to transport eggs from one end of the yard to the other using only spoons. The team that finishes first wins.
  28. Easter Egg Memory Game: Fill plastic eggs with small objects or treats, then mix them up and take turns trying to find matching pairs.
  29. Cross Painting: Set up a painting station with small canvases or wooden crosses. Encourage participants to paint crosses while reflecting on the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross for our sins.
  30. Easter Sunrise Service: Attend or organize a sunrise service to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. Gather outdoors to watch the sunrise while singing hymns and sharing messages of hope and renewal.

With these 30 Easter activities, you're sure to have a hopping good time with the whole family. Whether you're hunting for eggs, getting crafty with DIY projects, or simply enjoying the beauty of spring, Easter is the perfect opportunity to come together and create lasting memories. So gather your loved ones and let the Easter festivities begin!

Do you have anything fun planned for Easter? Let us know in the comments!