9 fun-filled Easter activities to do with children in Washington D.C.

April 2, 2021
Written by
Camp Supernow HQ
Key Points
  • Easter can be one of the most fun holidays for children with activities including Egg hunts, easter bunny visits, candy eating and beyond.
  • Even with restrictions and social distancing in place, D.C. has so many events and experiences that you can do to celebrate with your children. 
  • Check out our list of 9 things to do to celebrate Easter.

9 Fun Easter Activities to do with Children in Washington D.C. 

Don’t put your eggs all in one basket when it comes to spring celebrations around the DC area!  Even though there are restrictions and safety measures in place, there still are plenty of options for Easter-themed fun around the area. You could make a full weekend out of all the celebrations!

To help you decide what to do, we put together a list of all the fun stuff you can do in D.C. to celebrate Easter with your family. Happy hunting.

  • Easter Treasure Hunt - Where: Mansion on O Street | Dupont Circle, DC. When: Now through April 5.

Grab your Easter outfit and celebrate spring with a fun filled treasure hunt! Search for special Easter & spring-themed items found only at The Mansion. 

Your family won’t want to miss the first “crop” of the spring– Marshmallow Picking! Your children will be amazed to harvest a few marshmallows to roast on the bonfire. The Easter Bunny also hid some eggs  filled with treats to enchant the children, and we need you to help us find them! 

  • Bunnyland -  Where: Butler’s Orchard. When: March 27-31 & April 1, 2, 3, 5, 10, 11. 

One of the more popular spring festivals, Butler’s has everything  for seasonal fun: bunnies, eggs, and other Easter-related treats for young guests. Attractions include hayrides down the Bunny Trail, egg hunts, the Rubber Ducky Derby, giant slides, jumping pads, and a small petting zoo.  

Kids and their families will be able to take in-person professional photos with the Easter Bunny from March 19th through April 3rd. 

This online Easter egg hunt game takes you into some of the world’s greatest museums. There are eggs hidden everywhere, and your family's task will be to follow a trail of clues to find those eggs and answer tricky questions about them. 

  • Bunny Train Ride - Where: Walkersville Southern Railroad | Walkersville, MD. When: March 27-28 7 April 3-11.

All aboard for a trip back in time with the Easter Bunny! Travel over track that the Pennsylvania Railroad originally built in 1872. See Walkersville Southern’s turn-of-the- century railroad station and tool house, then visit with the Bunny on the train (who will also give each child an Easter gift!). 

  • Easter Egg Hunt - Where: Potomac Overlook Regional Park | Arlington, VA. When: March 27 – April 4.

Spring is here, and the Easter Bunny has been hard at work making a new egg hunt for 2021!  Join Potomac Overlook Regional Park anytime 11am – 4pm to take part in this ongoing event. 

Register for an egg-citing, free spring photo with our Cosmic Galaxy Egg sculpture. They’ll take a socially-distanced INSTANT photo of you that you can take home right away. 

  • Egg Hunt Weekend - Where: Clark’s Elioak Farm | Clarkesburg, MD. When: April 2-11.

Little ones (ages 1 to 3 and 4 to 6) will have a chance to hunt for eggs throughout the day at this Maryland Farm that looks like something out of a story book! After hunting, they get to turn the eggs in for a goodie bag. 

 

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