Pittsburgh Mom Collective: Ultimate Guide to Easter Activities

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Spring has Sprung! And that means hippity hoppity Easter is on it’s way!

There is no greater spring pastime than a good ole’ fashion Easter Egg Hunt. Almost every neighborhood in the Pittsburgh area holds some type of event to honor everyone’s favorite Bunny! Crafts, games, food and more can be had at these special events. Check the guide below for an event near you!

Shenot’s Farm & Market
Easter Egg Hunt

Date: Saturday April 9th

Time: 10:00 a.m. | 11:00 a.m. | 12:00 p.m.

Cost: $8 per child, Ages 2-10

Location: 3754 Wexford Run Road, Wexford, PA 15090

  • This event is for registered participants only. Space is limited so please register early as it is a first come, first serve basis.
  • The Easter Bunny will be here along with Franktuary, By the Wayside and Magic Shows by the most talented Weird Eric.
  • *PARENTS* B.Y.O.B. Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar. Bring your favorite spirits and we we’ll provide the rest! *Must Be 21+ and have valid photo I.D.
  • No outside bags, baskets or boxes permitted. In the interest of fairness, egg cartons will be  issued per child for a 12 egg limit.
  • There will be 3 separate start times to ensure proper social distancing; be sure choose your desired time slot upon check out. Event start times: 10 AM, 11 AM, 12 PM
  • Note: This is NOT an allergy free event
  • Shenot’s complies with all CDC guidelines for COVID-19.
  • Shenot’s reserves the right to cancel the event at any time due to weather or unforeseen circumstances. 
 
Photo Credit: Shenot Farm Market
Photo Credit: Shenot Farm Market

Township of Pine
Easter Egg Hunt 2022

Date: Saturday April 9th

Time: 10:30 am-12:00 pm
     Session 1: Ages 1-3 years old – 10:30 am
     Session 2: Ages 4-6 years old – 10:45 am
     Session 3: Ages 7-10 years old – 11:00 am
*Please arrive on-time for your scheduled session – Sessions will begin promptly

Cost:
Pine Residents/PCC Members: $3.00 per child
Non-Residents/Non-Members: $6.00 per child

Location: Pine Community Park – Finley Pavilion
*LOCATION CHANGE* – PINE COMMUNITY CENTER
*Due to the wet/muddy conditions of the grass/outfields in Pine Community Park, the egg hunt will now take place in the Pine Community Center Parking lot.

Take home crafts, candy and a visit from the Easter Bunny await!

*This event will happen Rain or Shine (REGISTRATION REQUIRED!)

Photo Credit: Township of Pine Website
Photo Credit: Township of Pine Website

Geary Farm
A Geary Eggstravaganza

Date: April 2nd & 3rd

Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
     
Cost: FREE to attend- however we will be accepting donations to assist in keeping these events going !!

Location: 1421 Geary Farm Way, McDonald, PA 15057

Come on out to this Family owned farm for a fun weekend of Easter celebration. The Easter bunny will be here for family photos as well as a food truck for some good eats there will be a raffle, a craft for the kids and an egg hunt for the kids. We hope to see everyone there!

Photo Credit: https://www.facebook.com/GearyFarm
Photo Credit: https://www.facebook.com/GearyFarm

Simmons Farm
Easter Egg Hunt

Date: April 9th-16th

Time: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Daily

Cost: $16.00 per Egg Hunter; Adult No Charge

Location: 170 Simmons Rd, McMurray, PA 15317

Activities include:

  • Farm related craft!
  • Decorate your Easter egg gathering bag
  • Collection of 12 eggs that are exchanged for prizes, every child hunting will receive prizes.
  • Decorate flower pot and then plant flower/vegetable
  • Coloring craft
  • Ducky races
  • Visit the petting zoo and say hello to all the animals
Photo Credit: https://www.simmonsfarm.com/
Photo Credit: https://www.simmonsfarm.com/

South Fayette Township
2022 Bunny Hop Trail Drive-Thru Event

Date: Thursday, April 14th

Time: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Cost: Free tickets available
Residents: Starting Monday, March 14, 2022, at 10 AM
Non-Residents: Starting Friday, April 1, 2022, at 10 AM

Location: 515 Millers Run Road, South Fayette, PA 15064

Drive through Fairview Park, following giant Easter eggs along the way, on the trail to the Easter Bunny. This in-vehicle event provides children with a festive gift and a visit with the Easter Bunny from the safety of a car. Special guests include princesses, dancers, real animals and more!

Free Tickets: One free ticket per vehicle is required. Tickets are specific to a half-hour time slot.

You must provide the number of children attending in each car to ensure we have a gift for every child.

Residents Only

Tickets for South Fayette Township residents only are available starting Monday, March 14, 2022 at 10 AM. One ticket per car.

Non-Residents

Any remaining tickets will be made available to non-residents starting Friday, April 1, 2022 at 10 AM. One ticket per car.

Photo Credit: https://southfayettepa.com/676/Bunny-Hop-Trail
Photo Credit: https://southfayettepa.com/676/Bunny-Hop-Trail

Greenhouse Winery
Easter Brunch

Date: Saturday, April 16th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cost: $15/child; $40/adult

Location: 2155 Gracin Lane, Irwin, PA 15642

Come see whats HOPpening at Greenhouse Winery. Celebrate Easter with everyone’s favorite floppy eared bunny. Enjoy a fun filled spring morning complete with a breakfast buffet, children’s crafts, children’s Easter egg hunt, and a special visit from the Easter bunny. Each adult receives your very own Easter basket. 

Photo Credit: https://www.golaurelhighlands.com/event/easter-brunch/41485/
Photo Credit: https://www.golaurelhighlands.com/event/easter-brunch/41485/

Stanton Heights Neighborhood
Easter Egg Hunt

Date: Saturday, April 9th

Time: 10:00 am

Cost: FREE

Location: Officer Eric Kelly Memorial Field; Farmington Street (behind the playground) Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Come and meet your neighbors! The Easter Egg Hunt will begin at 10:00am, bring your own baskets to enjoy the fun. There will be crafts and mingling at the playground afterwards. We can’t wait to meet you (sign up to let us know you’ll be coming)!

Photo Credit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stanton-heights-easter-egg-hunt-tickets-295874577827
Photo Credit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stanton-heights-easter-egg-hunt-tickets-295874577827

Allegheny County Parks
Cookies with Cottontail

Dates/Locations:

Time: All events take place 1:00 – 3:00 pm. 

Cost: FREE

Enjoy cookies and refreshments with Peter Cottontail, as well as spring crafts, a balloon artist and face painter. The event is FREE to the public. Please register at the links above.

Photo Credit: https://www.alleghenycounty.us/special-events/cookies-with-cottontail.aspx
Photo Credit: https://www.alleghenycounty.us/special-events/cookies-with-cottontail.aspx

Cranberry Township Municipal Center
Hippity Hop Egg Hunt

Date: Sunday, April 10

Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Cost: $12 Resident; $15 Non-resident

Location: 2525 Rochester Rd., Cranberry Township, PA 16066

Join Mr. Bunny at the Municipal Center for an egg hunt, crafts and more. Each child should bring a basket to carry their eggs. Refreshments will be served. Bring your camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny!  It’ll be an egg-citing event, so make sure you don’t miss it! Pre-register here…

 

Photo Credit: https://www.cranberrytownship.org/
Photo Credit: https://www.cranberrytownship.org/

Pennsylvania Trolley Museum
Bunny Trolley

Date: April 8-10, 15, and 16

Time Slots and Tickets Sold Here

Location: 1 Museum Road, Washington, PA 15301

Join us as we open the season with one of our favorite events! Ride a beautifully restored antique trolley to see the Bunny. Ongoing activities will include a Scavenger Hunt, a springtime craft activity, Four-Leaf 4-H Club’s live rabbits and a photo opportunity with the Bunny. 

Photo Credit: 
pa-trolley.org
Photo Credit: pa-trolley.org

Hopewell Township Community Park
Spring Fest Eggstravaganza

Date: Saturday, April 2

Time: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Location: 2500 Laird Drive, Aliquippa, PA 15001

Join us at Hopewell Community Park to meet the Easter Bunny and collect your eggs filled with candy. Scheduled hunt times for ages 18 months through 12 years. Free activities including cookie decorating, crafts, pictures with the Easter Bunny, and a train ride around the lake. Basket Raffle, Bike Raffle, and much more. The concession stand will be open during the event.

Event Flyer

Photo Credit: https://hopewelltwp.com/
Photo Credit: https://hopewelltwp.com/

Mt. Lebanon Recreation Department
Egg Hunt

Date: Saturday, April 9th (Rain Date: Sunday, April 10)

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: Mt. Lebanon Main Park, by Pavilion #3 (the small pavilion)

Who: Children through age 7

This is the time of year when that floppy-eared rabbit comes around, so come to the Recreation Center and join in the crowd. Bring your cameras and basket too, and hop, hop, hop through the park to look for eggs hidden just for you. More information here. More information here.

Photo Credit: http://www.mtlebanon.org/
Photo Credit: http://www.mtlebanon.org/

Township of Upper St. Clair
Egg Hunt 

Date: Saturday, April 2nd

Time:
10:00 am: Activities & Bunny Photos
11:00 am: Egg Hunt

Cost: FREE for Children Age 10 and Under

Location: McLaughlin Run Activity Center; 1770 McLaughlin Run Road, Upper St. Clair (Shelter & Grassy Area Behind the Building) 

Photo Credit: https://www.twpusc.org/
Photo Credit: https://www.twpusc.org/

We hope this guide gives you a few ideas to keep your family busy during the Easter and Spring Season.

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