Skip to Content

10 Awesome Connecticut Easter Activities for 2022

It’s never too late to plan some great, family-friendly activities in Connecticut for Easter this year.

Easter is a beautiful celebration every year, for every denomination, and you can never go wrong with an Easter Bunny and candy-filled eggs.

Here in Connecticut, many different towns and cities come together with their churches and local neighbors to put on fun events like Easter Egg Hunts, of course, community meals, sunrise sermons, the Easter Bunny, and music and crafts!

If you want a fun activity for the kids or a celebratory religious service, there is something for all family and friends on this great list of the top 10 things to do in Connecticut for Easter.

We hope you have a Happy Easter this year, and you will with any of these events all over Connecticut!

Image of 2 children walking in grass for easter activities in connecticut.

The 10 best Easter activities in Connecticut for 2022

1. Norwich Egg Hunt

The Norwich Recreation Department is putting on their Annual Spring Egg-stravaganza on Sunday, April 10.

The event will be held at Dickerman Field, and the egg hunt will start right at 10 a.m.

The recreation field is plenty large enough for everyone to have fun, and there is no charge for registration.

2. Easter Breakfast with Mohegan Fire Company

The Mohegan Fire Company at 2029 Norwich-New London Turnpike in Uncasville has brought back its signature Easter morning breakfast after a 2-year break. Their breakfast starts at 7 a.m. and continues until 11 a.m.

Their array of signature breakfast dishes like pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, toast, home fries, and kielbasa are sure to satisfy!

Wash it down with homemade orange juice and more coffee than you could handle. For adults, admission is $7, kids eat free, and seniors cost $5.

Their Facebook page has all the info you need!

image of child picking up easter eggs.

3. Groton Egg Hunt

Join Beacon Point Homes and the community for a great Easter egg hunt on 100 Tern Road in Groton. On April 14, the hunt starts at 4:30 p.m.

The baskets are provided, just in case you forget yours because the family is too excited to get there!

4. 3rd Annual East Meadow Chamber of Commerce Easter Egg Hunt

The East Meadow Chamber of Commerce is back again with their Easter Egg Hunt!

They are happy to be putting on their 3rd annual Egg Hunt, and the admission is free.

To keep the crowds from getting too large, they have implemented timed sessions.

The first one is on Saturday, April 16 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. and the second is from 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.

The actual egg hunt starts 10 minutes after the scheduled time so that they can give everyone directions.

This year, they have also added face painting, more prizes, great treats, and a whole lot of fun!

The egg hunt is meant for kids 11 and younger and each person gets one ticket. 

image of children in easter egg hunt in connecticut.

5. Woodland Egg Hunt

The Nature Center is a beautiful part of the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center in Mystic, Connecticut.

You can stroll the nature trails and get lucky by finding a couple of hidden eggs.

All are welcome, and the whole family can meet the animals, or use the creation stations to paint and decorate your own baskets.

There are plenty of eggs to collect for everyone, and it’s an outdoor event with good weather.

Preregistration is required by following their link, and sessions are separated for those with families, and children up to 10 years old.

The hunt starts on April 15 at 10 am, 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 2:30 pm.

6. Westbrook Easter Brunch

Westbrook, Connecticut is a beautiful town in Connecticut with great sights and is close to the waterfront.

Their annual brunch is taking place this Easter. It is perfect for families and kids, especially since it features an appearance from the Easter Bunny!

From 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., you will have a chance to see the Easter Bunny and enjoy Easter Brunch. The entire celebration is from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Tickets are $59 per person, $25 for children 6-10 years old, and kids under 5 are complimentary.

The Waters Edge Resort and Spa is the perfect place to celebrate Easter. They are located at 1525 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT.

Their curated brunch selection includes finely imported domestic cheeses, seasonal grapes, berries, melons, delicious breads, and fresh muffins and pastries.

Their pastas are made to order, and they offer farm-fresh omelets. If you’re a seafood lover, their Salt Island Bar is right up your alley; with fresh shrimp and fresh garnishes, it’s the perfect taste of the sea.

They have a pastry chef selection of mini desserts to finish off the delicious brunch!

Image of easter eggs in a basket.

7. Mission: Easter Extravaganza Farm Tours

The Farm Tours are back! This Easter, enjoy a visit from the unicorn and Easter Bunny, and for the kids, there are free goody bags!

An egg hunt includes golden egg prizes, and everyone can enjoy pony rides. Come out with your family and friends and create some great memories!

Starting on Good Friday and Easter Saturday, join everyone for the farm tour. Each child is $10 for admittance.

April 15 and 16 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm is the day, so pre-order your tickets and get ready for some family fun!

8. Easter Egg Hunt and a Movie

If you’re located near New Britain, Connecticut, then you will definitely want to check out Trinity on Main’s Easter Egg Hunt and a movie.

On Saturday, April 16, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, bring your kids and the family to Trinity on Main, 69 Main Street in New Britain.

The event is indoors at the Rotunda and the theater. You can take photos with the Easter Bunny and the movie will start at 1:00 pm.

Not only are there many Easter Eggs hidden, but there are a few Golden Eggs for the lucky few who find them!

image of children hunting for easter eggs in connecticut.

9. Bouquets & Brews: Wood Flower Easter Bouquet Workshop in a Jelly Bean Vase

Ever wanted to make your own centerpiece? This amazing event is a great opportunity to have some fun and put your design skills to the test.

At the Wood Flower Bouquet Workshop, you can learn how to arrange a wood flower bouquet and create fun, edible containers in their Wood and Word Blooms class.

You fill the vase with jelly beans – and save a few for yourself. You must purchase tickets in advance on the website.

The ticket includes the materials that you need and a complimentary drink.

Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 12, 2022!

10. Easter Egg Hunt, West Hartford Center

West Hartford’s Blue Back Square is a quaint little town with great shops and nice places for the family.

On April 16 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, the entire family can take part in the fun Easter Egg Hunt, plus, there is a chance to win a $250 gift card.

Once you gather one egg of each color, you can enter the drawing! Plus, the gift card can be for any store of your choice!

The hunt is planned to take place in many different participating stores like Bridgewater Chocolate, Cookshop Plus, Good Cause Gifts, and more!

Whether you want to watch your kids hunt for candy-filled eggs or take part in some fun Easter activities and get in touch with your playful side, this Easter season in Connecticut has something for you!

Be sure to check out their sites for more info, and get tickets in advance. Happy Easter!

Sharing is caring!