Can you believe it's already Easter? It seems like this year barely even started. The holiday not only is recognized as a day of celebrating the resurrection of Jesus, it is also a day for families to come together and bask in familial activities. Do you typically go for a group outing to Easter brunch? How about Easter egg hunting? A lot of us are simply satisfied with eating marshmallow Peeps! 

If you are looking for events to do on Easter weekend, here is a list we compiled of family-friendly outings.

April 15

Easter Bunny Breakfast at Andy Alligator’s (3300 Market Place Dr, Norman) features breakfast and photo opportunities with the Easter bunny. $12.95, kids (2&under), FREE with another paid admission. $12.95. 9 - 10 a.m.

Easter on the Green at Will Rogers Park (3400 NW 36th St) features Easter egg hunts, face painting, Easter plantings, nature crafts and photographs. Preregister, all ages welcome. $2. Activities, 9:30 a.m. - noon; hunts, 9:30 & 11 a.m.

FREE Easter Egg Hunt at Oklahoma City-OCU Campus Quad (2501 N Blackwelder) features an Easter egg hunt, inflatables, games, candy and photos with the Easter bunny. Best suited for infants – 5thgrade. Hosted by St. Luke's United Methodist Church. 10 a.m.

The Great Egg Hunt at Yukon High School (1777 S Yukon Parkway, Yukon) features an Easter egg hunt, inflatables, food trucks, face painting and giveaways, hosted by Discovery Church. 10 a.m – noon.

FREE Easter Egg Hunt at Western Oaks Christian Church (8100 NW 23rd St) features a free community event with inflatables, games, activities and three separate Easter egg hunts for different ages. Best suited for kids in 5th grade and younger. 11 a.m.

FREE Easter Egg Hunt and Carnival at St. Paul's Lutheran Church (10600 N Council Rd) features food, inflatables, a cupcake walk, face painting, egg hunt and photos with the Easter bunny. Activities, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.; hunt, 11 a.m.

FREE Photos with the Easter Bunny at The Outlet Shoppes at Oklahoma City (7624 W Reno Ave). The Easter Bunny will be strolling the Shoppes greeting customers from noon - 2 p.m.  Customers may use own camera, at this time.

April 16

FREE Easter Egg Hunt at Lake Overholser Church of the Nazarene (3900 E Overholser Dr, Bethany) features an egg hunt for kids in 5th grade and younger. 9:30 a.m.

FREE Easter Egg Hunt at Southern Oaks United Pentecostal Church (6501 S Walker Ave) features a special worship service, puppet show and a "The Case of the Missing Man" age-divided Easter egg hunt. Families of 2 or more can receive a FREE family heirloom bible. 10 a.m.

FREE Helicopter Easter Egg Drop at Haskell Elementary School (1701 NW 150th, Edmond). Following the 10:30 a.m. service, a helicopter will be dropping 10,000 candy-filled eggs for an Easter egg hunt from the sky. Free to attend, wristband required.

Easter Brunch at the Museum Grill at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rdSt) features a buffet style brunch with a special Easter menu. Price includes museum admission. Reservations required. 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

Take advantage of any of these great family events this Easter weekend!