We put together some upcoming family-friendly events happening here in the Valley.
Start reading below to get some ideas and maybe start some new Easter traditions with friends and family!
Easter Egg Hunts & Events
While Easter Egg Hunts are fun and cheap to do at home, head out to one of these events below to get an even better experience!
Checkout this list below of Egg Hunts, Easter Bunny photoshoot events, and more.
Mother Nature’s Farm Spring Social:
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday
Where: Mother Nature’s Farm, 1663 E. Baseline Road, Gilbert
Cost: $7 per child and $3 per adult
Information: (480) 892-5874 or mothernaturesfarm.com
Tempe Community Easter Egg Hunt
Over 6,000 plastic eggs packed with small prizes and a roaming Easter bunny attract loads of kids age 10 and younger to this fourth annual event. Children must be accompanied by a parent and should bring their own bags or baskets to collect eggs. Every child leaves with a prize!
When: 9 a.m. Saturday
Where: Kiwanis Park, 6111 S. All-America Way
Information: (602) 625-4487 or tempe.gov
Golfland easter egg hunt
Affordable & fun hunt for eggs for $2 per tot inside this castle-themed amusement park, or add on to the basic egg hunt with packages that include extras like game cards, meal deals, etc. Water slides will also be open just in time for this 80 degree weather this weekend!
When: Egg-hunting sessions for a variety of age groups go on 10:15 a.m. Friday through 2 p.m. Sunday. Select your session of choice online or by phone.
Where: Golfland Sunsplash, 155 W. Hampton Ave., Mesa
Cost: $2 for egg hunt; $5 for egg hunt and $5 game card; $8.99 for egg hunt, mini golf, one slice of pizza and a drink; $13.99 for egg hunt, water slide admission, one slice of pizza and a drink. Buy tickets online or by phone before you show up.
Information: (480) 834-8319 or golfland.com/mesa.
Easter Bunny Photo Experience
Head out to AZ Mills Mall for Easter Bunny photos! Click here to learn the details.
Mesa Chocolate Bunny 5K Race: http://www.raisingarizonakids.com/event/mesa-chocolate-bunny-5kkids-run/
Easter Pageant at Mesa Temple
The Mesa Arizona Easter Pageant, Jesus the Christ, presents the life, ministry, and mission of Jesus Christ through music, dance, and drama. This presentation is for all religions, ages, and cultures.
It is recommended to arrive at least two to three hours early. While you are waiting, you are invited to step inside the visitor’s center to view the majestic “Christus” statue and enjoy free guided tours, short film presentations, and wonderful displays and exhibits. The visitors’ center will be open before and after the Pageant.
Location: Mesa Arizona Temple Visitors Center
Address: 525 E Main St Mesa, AZ 85203-8740
Times: From: 08:00 PM to 09:30 PM
The Easter Pageant last night is Saturday, March 31st. Click here to learn more!
Easter Crafts & DIY Projects
46 Easy Easter Crafts – https://www.countryliving.com/diy-crafts/how-to/g524/easter-fun-stuff-0406/
80 DIY Easter Decorations – https://www.diyncrafts.com/4897/homemade/80-fabulous-easter-decorations-can-make
38 Easy Easter Crafts – https://www.womansday.com/home/crafts-projects/g1751/easy-easter-crafts/
Community Carnival at Superstition Springs
Butler Amusements Carnival is back with another fun-filled carnival of rides, cotton candy, games, food and more!
March 23, 2018 – April 1, 2018
Where: Superstition Springs Center, 6555 E Southern Ave (Parking Lot between Macy’s & JCPenney) Mesa, AZ 85206
Times: Varies daily
Admission: Pay One Price unlimited ride passes are $25. The pass is good for any one person only on same day of purchase.
Individual Ride Tickets: One ticket for $1; 27 tickets for $25; 80 tickets for $70; 120 tickets for $100
Spark! AFTER DARK
Every third Saturday from October to June MAC’s campus will be taken over by a new artist with a unique, crazy-fun theme–complete with live art, live music, great eats, tasty adult drinks and much more.
- BBQ Vibes
- Street Dance Performances
- ASU Gospel Choir
- Live DJ
- Low Riders
Whether you’re interested in Outdoors, Business, Family-Friendly events or want to take up a new hobby – there are so many affordable and fun activities coming up here in the Valley!
Click here to see all the upcoming East Valley events!
Thanks for reading, until next time!