Easter Egg Hunt at the USTA Tennis Center
Have a kid that’s into sports? Tennis especially? Then this egg hunt is the one you can’t miss. Bring your own basket to hunt for eggs with prizes like free court time, a week of summer camp, and more. Plus, there’s a family prize for the most original tennis-themed basket. Start the day off with some arts and crafts, and end it with a mini tennis clinic. Advance registration is required. Visit their website for more info, or call 718-760-6200.
When: Saturday, April 7, 9am – 12pm
Admission: $15 if you register at the Front Desk before March 30; $20 after March 30
Where: USTA Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
This is a free event for the whole community. There will be age specific Easter egg hunts, live music, games, prizes, and of course pictures with the Easter Bunny and more! For more information: www.skylinecitychurch.com, 718.606.8306
When: Saturday, April 7, 10am-12pm
Where: Gantry State Park, 4-09 47th Road, Long Island City
Visit the Zoo for an egg-stravagant Easter event! Take part in an egg hunt, meet the Easter Bunny and their Flemish giant rabbits, and enjoy a variety of spring-themed activities. Plus, you’ll have the chance to enter to win tickets to see Disney’s Phineas and Ferb Live Tour. For more info, visit their website.
When: Saturday, April 7, and Sunday, April 8, 11am – 4pm
Admission: Free with Zoo admission
Where: Queens Zoo, 53-51 111th Street in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Barnyard Easter Egg Hunt
The Farm Museum will hold its annual Egg Hunt in the orchard. Egg hunts will be ongoing throughout the day. “Whiskers” the bunny will be hopping around the farm to greet children and pose for pictures, bring your camera. Dance the “Bunny Hop”, play egg toss and egg rolling games on the farmhouse lawn.
When: Saturday, April 7, 12pm-4pm
Admission: $5 per person
Where: Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park
This free celebration is the largest event of this kind in New York City, and it will feature amusement rides, coloring contests, and music. Additionally, Healthplex, a major dental program vendor, will be on site to give out toothbrushes and provide free dental screenings for children. For more information call (888) 543-9070. rain or shine.
When: Saturday, April 7, 12pm-5pm
Where: St. Albans Park (on Merrick Blvd.) in Jamaica
LaMicro Children’s Theater Workshop
LaMicro Theater is holding a FREE workshop every Saturday through April 21 for children ages 6-9. Registration is required. To register, please email firstname.lastname@example.org For more information, see www.lamicrotheater.org
When: Saturday, April 7, 3pm
Where: Queens Library – Sunnyside, 43-06 Greenpoint Avenue
Noguchi Open Studio: Drop-In Program for Families
A Drop-In Program for Families with children of all ages. Families are encouraged to explore the galleries and then spend time in the education room making art. Educators are present to discuss gallery connections, introduce materials, and assist in artmaking. No registration is required.
When: Sunday, April 8, 11am – 1pm
Admission: $5 per family includes Museum admission and materials.
Where: Noguchi Museum, 9-01 33rd Road (at Vernon Boulevard), Long Island City
Jackson Heights Greenmarket
The largest and busiest market in Queens. Fresh produce grown in the region, eggs fish, turkeys, baked goods and much more. Every Sunday GrowNYC’s Textile Recycling.
EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & Senior FMNP Coupons Accepted
When: Sunday, April 8, 8am – 3pm
Where: Jackson Heights Greenmarket, 34th Ave. between 77th & 78th streets
Ascension Presbyterian will be holding its annual Easter Fest at PS 101 in Forest Hills. Kids can participate in an Easter egg hunt, as well as other fun spring activities.
When: Sunday, April 8, 11am – 3:30pm
Admission: $5 for children participating in the egg hunt, but kids attending service orChildhood Education class before are free.
Where: PS 101, 2 Russell Pl, Forest Hills
Children’s Easter Egg Hunt
Meet the Easter bunny, paint eggs, get your face painted, enjoy some cotton candy and more! Plus, there will be live entertainment from 2pm – 5pm. It’s a first come, first served basis. For more info, click here.
When: Sunday, April 8, 1pm – 5pm
Admission: Free, but you have to purchase food
Where: Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden, 29-19 24th Ave., Astoria