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Find a local Easter Egg Hunt, Easter Parade, Easter Brunch, etc.

Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds and other Halloween activities in East-Central Florida, including Orlando?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of those in East-Central Florida, including Orlando, sorted by county. Some are farms, where you take a hay ride out into the field, others are elaborate farm stands with mountains of pumpkins and other activities and some are simple roadside stands.  Most have loads of pumpkins to choose from.  To really make it fun for  your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn maze, spook house, or hayride.  There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of course, the  more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

And if you know of one I missed and want to add it or correct the information, please let me know!   If you are looking for pumpkin weigh-offs and the US and world's largest pumpkins, see this page! Want to do a fundraiser selling pumpkins? See this page!

Finally, my boys are in Boy Scouts and raising money for their troop and their trips and activities, so if you are looking for popcorn (many types), chocolate, coffee, k-cups or to donate to both the Scouts and U.S. military troops, click here and help the Boy Scouts!

Updates for December 2017

Most pumpkin patches  and corn mazes usually open by mid September, some earlier! You may also like a local zombie event or Zombie Paintball!. The world's best pumpkin pie recipe is here, and the pie crust recipe is here! And we have home canning, preserving, drying and freezing directions. You can access many pumpkin and other recipes and other resources from the drop down menus at the top of the page or the site search.

After Halloween, find a Christmas tree at a local Christmas tree farm (and enjoy a bonfire, smore, hot chocolate and free hayrides, and often Santa visits! And next Spring, you'll want to take your children to a free Easter egg hunt - see our companion website to find a local Easter Egg hunt.  If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to write me!

Easter Egg Hunt, Parage and Event Listings

Click on Resources above, if you need a county map

Brevard County

  • Egg Scramble 5k and Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunts for children, Easter egg hunts for infant, Easter egg hunts for toddlers, Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, There is an admission fee, Children's crafts, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, inflatables/bounce house
    1951 Malabar Road Northwest, Scout Pavilion, Palm Bay Regional Park, Palm Bay, FL 32907. Phone: 321-727-7585. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: The event is on Saturday 5k run/walk (gun start to chip finish) March 26th, 2016, 5:30 pm start – race will be held rain or shine, but not lighting (no refunds regardless). Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. This is a fundraiser to benefit Wesley United Methodist Church and Promise in Brevard. All activities and food are free with a registration to the 5k fundraising event. The egg hunt will take place after the 5k event and kids fun run. (UPDATED: March 02, 2016, JBS) (ADDED: January 28, 2015)
  • Indian River City United Methodist Church - Easter egg hunts for children, Easter egg hunts for infant, Easter egg hunts for toddlers, The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, Postponed in bad weather (see comments section), FREE admission, Children's crafts, Other activities for children, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!,
    1355 Cheney Highway Wesley Hall, Rear of Campus plus Courtyard, Titusville, FL 32780. Phone: 321-267-7922. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: See their website or call - I've had no update from them this year, from 11 am to 1 pm, April 4. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Free - no payments needed for anything. Click here for our Facebook page. Please arrive to the Wesley Hall by 10:50 a.m. The event begins in the Hall promptly at 11:00. Hunters head to age-appropriate zones after program. DJ, crafts and face-painting in Courtyard. Magic Show and Easter Bunny pictures in the Hall after Hunt. In case of inclement weather, visit the Facebook Page of Children's Ministries for Rain Date information. (ADDED: March 11, 2015)

Indian River County

Lake County (Orlando area)

  • Santa's Christmas Tree Forest - Easter egg hunts for children, Easter egg hunts for infant, Easter egg hunts for toddlers, Easter egg hunts for all ages (includes adults), The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, FREE admission, Other activities for children, Baskets are provided, Farm animals are present, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, face painting, jumping pillow, ziplines, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours
    35317 Huff Road, Eustis, FL 32736. Phone: 352-357-9863. Fax: 352-357-2589. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Call or email them; I see nothing on their website about it for this year and I have not had an update from them. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: 10 miles east of Eustis on State Road 44. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: credit cards, debit cards and cash. . Click here for our Facebook page. Special dates are scheduled for professional photographers to take seasonal photos in our Christmas tree field. (UPDATED: March 20, 2015)
  • Stanley Pond Adventure Fam - Easter egg hunts for all ages (includes adults), Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, Cancelled in inclement weather (call if the weather looks bad), Children's music and storytelling, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, Jumping pillow, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    15426 County Road 48, Astatula, FL 34705. Phone: 352-742-8180. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: In 2016: Open Weekends Only: March 5,6,12,13,19,20, on Saturday & Sunday, 11am-5pm.  Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Click here for a map and directions.Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard. Notes: Click here for our Facebook page. Admission is free. Wristband prices for rides/activities and information on Anytime fun on our website. We also have a 1 acre Day-lily farm. Two gallon pots fully grown, fully rooted day-lilies for sale. Buy 2 Get 1 Free Sale beginning March 1, 2010. 2 acres of beautiful 100 gallon ligustrum tree wholesale and retail prices available. Catfish Junction. A catfish fee fishing, stocked 5 acre pond. Catch and release. No fishing license necessary. Please visit our website for detailed information. Fun for all ages. Mini airboat rides, hayrides, horse rides, cow-barrel train ride, admission is always free, purchase one of our affordable token packages to enjoy the rides. December and January our Winter Wonderland will be going on! Hot chocolate, horse rides in the snow, 18ft snowman, pictures with Santa, be a snowman face in or picture opportunity, so bring your camera and be ready for some Winter Fun!  (UPDATED: March 02, 2016, JBS)  (UPDATED: March 20, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: April 07, 2014, from their website) (UPDATED: March 05, 2013, from their website)(UPDATED: November 06, 2012) ( (ADDED: August 22, 2010)

Okeechobee County

Orange County

  • C/Life Orlando Easter Service, Egg Hunt and Easter Bunny - Easter egg hunts for toddlers, Easter egg hunts for children, The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, FREE admission, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!,
    Chain Of Lakes Middle School 8700 Conroy Windermere Road, Orlando, FL 32819. Phone: 407.592.6586. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Please join C/Life Orlando on Easter Sunday: See their website or call them - I have had no update from them this year,  Time: 10:00am Place: Chain of Lakes Middle School 8700 Conroy Windermere Road Orlando After Service: >> Take pictures with the REAL Easter bunny; Huge Easter egg hunt!. Directions: Chain of Lakes Middle School. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Notes: Click here for our Facebook page. Easter Egg Hunt for children up through 5th grade. The Easter Bunny will be there for pictures! This event takes place after our Easter Sunday service which begins at 10:00am. (ADDED: March 19, 2013)
  • Club Lake Plantation Easter Eggstravaganza - Easter egg hunts for toddlers, Easter egg hunts for children, The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, Cancelled in inclement weather (call if the weather looks bad), There is an admission fee, Other activities for children, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, Bounce house, birthday parties, weddings and wedding parties, school tours
    3403 Rock Springs Road, Apopka, FL 32712. Phone: 407-886-8835. Alternate Phone: 321-299-3794. Fax: 407-886-3549. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: There appears to be nothing yet on their website about it, Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Located on Rock Springs Road (CR 435)in Apopka, FL. - just north of Ponkan Road. See our website for directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Admission to the Easter Eggstravaganza will include: one egg gathering admittance, one hayride, one raffle ticket, three balls to use at our Easter Egg shootout, unlimited time in our kidzone and one photo with the Easter Bunny. Pre pay and receive one extra raffle ticket! We are allowing one adult with each paid child. Keep an eye out for our Fall Festival, Christmas Program and much more in between! The 'Cow Palace' is open daily from 8 am - 5 pm to purchase drinks, chips, and more. 'Egg Gatherings': 10:45 am ages 3 - 4 / 11:30 am ages 5 - 6 / 12:00 noon ages 7 - 8 / 12:30 pm ages 9 - 10. Raffles to be held at 1:00 pm. (ADDED: March 04, 2013)
  • Easter Celebration at Bill Breeze Park - Easter egg hunt, face painting, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, inflatables/bounce house
    150 N Lakeshore Drive, Ocoee, FL 34761. Phone: 407-614-3754. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we haven't yet received an update from them) at 10:30 AM. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Join Us For an amazing time with your family on Easter with an inspiring message, great food, music, and amazing activities like a 10K Easter Egg Hunt, face painting, and much much more!. (UPDATED: March 20, 2016)
  • Golden Easter Egg Hunt at Highland Manor - Easter egg hunt,
    604 East Main St., Apopka, FL 32703. Phone: 407 886-6226. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Last year was on Easter Sunday; call or email them for the 2017 date,  Brunch 11am-6pm 2 - Golden Easter Egg Hunts - 1pm and 3pm. To participate in the Golden Egg Hunt, you must be a guest of the Highland Manor's Easter Brunch. Adults $30.00, Children 4-12 are $15.00, and children under 4 are free. There are 2 Golden Easter Egg Hunts 1pm and 3pm. Prizes will be awarded by age group. 3 - age groups: Under 4, 5-8, 9 and up. The Easter Bunny will be at Brunch from 11am-4pm Families are welcome to bring their cameras to take photos. Highland Manor is an 11 acres Estate with a Victorian Manor where the restaurant serves award winning culinary delights. The wonderful green lawns and old Oak trees make a great place for the traditional egg hunt. (ADDED: March 31, 2011, suggested by a visitor)
  • My Life Song Church's Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunts for infant, Easter egg hunts for toddlers, Easter egg hunts for children, FREE admission, Other activities for children, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, face painting, Inflatables/bounce house
    Eastwood Central Park, 13950 Golfway Blvd, Orlando, FL 32828. Phone: 407-273-8368. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: There is nothing on their website for this year, so call them to ask. Directions: Just off Golfway Blvd. (UPDATED: March 11, 2013)
  • Walt Disney World Sawn Dolphin Hotel PEEPtastic Week - Easter egg hunts, Easter Bunny, Peeps
    Walt Disney World Swan, 1200 Epcot Resorts Boulevard, Lake Buena Vista, Florida 32830. Phone: 407-934-3000. Event date and time: The information on their website is from 2014 so be sure to call them. Easter Games and Fun. Enjoy glow in the dark Easter egg hunts, make s'mores out of PEEPS® by the camp fire and enjoy Easter crafts and games throughout the week. Meet and Greet the Easter Bunny. The Easter Bunny will be available to meet you, sign autographs and pose for a picture with you in a special PEEPS® Easter setting. Larger-than-life PEEPS® will be found across the property, as the familiar chick-shaped marshmallows will be the inspiration for several 3-ft., 50 pound white chocolate sculptures. PEEPS® Treats at Select Restaurants. Our chefs are going all-out to create some specialty items featuring PEEPS® brand marshmallow. And don't forget to make reservations for our special holiday dinner buffet with visits from the lovable Disney characters. (ADDED: April 07, 2014, from their website)

Osceola County

  • Green Meadows Farm - Easter egg hunts for children, The Easter bunny will make an appearance, Visits and photos with the Easter Rabbit, There is an admission fee, Other activities for children, Bring a basket to collect the eggs!, Farm animals are present, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), face painting, pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals, birthday parties, group reservations
    1368 South Poinciana Boulevard, Kissimmee, FL 34746. Phone: 407-846-0770. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: March 24, 25, 26, & 27, 2016; Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:30am to 4:00pm. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Visa/MasterCard, Discover. Click here for our Facebook page. Easter Egg Hunts at Green Meadows Farm have become a much anticipated family tradition! Your children will love the search for treasures at our annual Easter Egg Hunt, plus visits with Whiskers the Easter Bunny, live entertainment, and baby animals. Be sure to bring your Easter basket…and your bunny smiles! Additional Farm Activities available for additional fee: Hay Rides, Pony Rides, Train Rides, Petting Zoo. (UPDATED: March 02, 2016, JBS) (UPDATED: March 07, 2015) (UPDATED: March 27, 2013, from their website) (ADDED: April 12, 2011)

Seminole County

  • Magic 107.7 Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt, Breakfast with the bunny
    Reiter Park, 301 W. Warren Ave, Longwood, FL 32750. Phone: 407-324-0203. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 from 9:30am to 12:00pm. City of Longwood will assist with parking. Bunny Breakfast Information: Hop over to the Longwood Community Building for breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Enjoy all you can eat pancakes, along with 2 sausage patties, juice, coffee, milk and water. Breakfast will be served between 8:30-10:30 with seatings taking place every 30 minutes.Bring a camera with you for pictures with the Easter Bunny. 19 years ago the Magic 107.7 Easter Egg Hunt was started as the Lake Mary Easter Egg Hunt and has grown from an attendance of only a few hundred people to over 10,000 in 2014. It is free, but, please bring a donation of one or more of the items listed on their webpage with you to help homeless families.  There are more than 18,000 eggs to hunt. 20 Booths that are completely free of charge. Bring your camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny. Easter Basket Competitions – Make or decorate an Easter Basket and bring it with you. After your hunt, drop by the Judging Tent for our judges to admire your creation. Awards will be presented at Noon, at the stage area. And so much more, The best part is there is no cost to participate in the hunts, basket competitions, booths or parking. Concessions will be sold to satisfy your appetite. (UPDATED: April 14, 2017, JBS)  (UPDATED: March 02, 2016, JBS) (UPDATED: March 20, 2015, JBS)  (UPDATED: April 07, 2014, from their website) (UPDATED: March 27, 2013, from their website) (ADDED: April 05, 2011, suggested by a visitor)
    A visitor writes on April 05, 2011: "I went to this event for the first time last year and loved it! It had a lot of activities for the kids to include a train, bounce house, games, and the Easter bunny!"
  • Oviedo City Helicopter Marshmallow Drop - Marshmallow egg drop, inflatables,
    Oviedo Sports Complex, 1251 E. Broadway Street, Oviedo, FL 32765.  Event date and time: Saturday, April 15, 2017 at 10 am sharp. Tickets (in 2017 were $2 in advance at the Oviedo Riverside Park and Gym Aquatic Complex, 148 Oviedo Blvd, Oviedo, FL 32765 or $3 at the event. (UPDATED: April 14, 2017, JBS)
  • St. Luke’s Lutheran Church Easter Eggstravaganza - Easter egg hunt, Bounce Houses,
    Chuluota VFW Hall, 300 Lake Mills Ave, Chuluota, FL. Phone: (407) 365-3524. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Sunday, April 9, 2017 from 12 pm to 2 pm; . Bring a friend and join us for the fun and festivities including: Easter Egg Hunt, Scavenger Hunt, Bounce Houses, Live Music, Food and much more The Chuluota Easter egg hunt will be held at the VFW (300 Lake Mills Ave., Chuluota). Come see the Easter bunny and hunt for eggs. Enjoy hot dogs, chips, water and cookies.  Don’t miss out on this event that is fun for the whole family! (UPDATED: April 4, 2017, JBS) (UPDATED: March 20, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: April 07, 2014, from their website)   (UPDATED: March 27, 2013, from their website)

St. Lucie County

  • Indian River Estates Discovery Church Easter Bash Easter Egg Hunt & Block Party - Easter Bash, Carnival Games, Food, Bounce Houses
    Palm Lake Park,  5000 Seagrape Drive, Fort Pierce, FL 34982. Phone: 772-267-9452. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we haven't yet received an update from them) from 11am – 2pm. It's Free - Everyone Welcome. An adult must accompany child. Food is only for the child. For planning purposes, register early for this popular event. Please be sure to bring a camera for photo opportunities. (UPDATED: March 02, 2016, JBS) (UPDATED: March 20, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: April 02, 2014, from their website)  (UPDATED: March 27, 2013, from their website)
  • Port St. Lucie Spring Eggstravaganza - Easter egg hunt, Easter bunny photos
    Civic Center - Village Square, Whispering Pines Park, 800 S.W. Darwin Blvd., Port St. Lucie, FL 34953.  Phone: 772-777-4784. Alternate Phone: 772-878-2277. Email: [email protected]. Event date and time: Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Saturday, April 15, 2017 - but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we haven't received an update from them; from 10:00am - 1:00pm; Egg hunt begins promptly at 10 am; the event goes until 1 pm. Open to public & free of charge. Join us for a day of egg hunts, food vendors, music, and bike giveaways! Don’t forget to bring your baskets! 3. For ages 10 and under. There are 2 events on the city calendar for 2016, on Thursday March 24, 2016
    Easter Bunny Visit 10:30 am - 12:00 pm and on Based on last year's date, it SHOULD be held on Friday, April 14, 2017 (but be sure to check on their website or call them first as we haven't yet received an update from them) Easter Breakfast 9:30 am - 11:00 am.  Registration for the breakfast is required. You may register online or in person at the Port St. Lucie Community Center. An adult must accompany the child, and the breakfast is for the kids only. The Port St. Lucie Community Center is located at 2195 S.E. Airoso Blvd. (UPDATED: March 02, 2016, JBS) (UPDATED: March 20, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: April 07, 2014, from their website)   (UPDATED: March 27, 2013, from their website)
  • PSL Church of the Nazarene Egg Straordinary Easter Egg Hunt - Easter egg hunt
    121 SW Kestor Drive, Port St. Lucie. Ages: 2-12. 772-336-3908. Event date and time:: See their website or call for the date (this event was held in 2013, but I have not been able to find any information about this year). call to confirm!.

Volusia County 

 

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