Easter Egg Hunts & Activities 2016

Looking for some fun Easter activities to do with your family? Easter Egg Hunts are always popular, and there are a bunch happening right in our own backyard. Here’s our list of fun, family-friendly Easter events and activities happening this long weekend in North and West Vancouver.

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Southern Straits Race

When: Friday, March 25th 9am
Where: Dundarave Pier, West Vancouver

The West Vancouver Yacht Club presents the 48th Annual Southern Straits Race. Bring the family to the opening day celebration, which takes place on Good Friday at Dundarave Pier (located at the foot of 25th Street).

Enjoy a pancake breakfast provided by the Lions Club (by donation), listen to some live music and cheer on race participants as they depart. The Easter Bunny makes a special appearance at the race every year.

Heywood Park Easter Egg Hunt

When: Saturday, March 26  10:30am – 12:00pm  FREE
Where: Heywood Park, North Vancouver

There will be lots of fun at the Heywood Park Easter Egg Hunt. Bring the children to meet the Easter bunny, jump on the bouncy castle (weather permitting), get their faces painted, and of course hunt for Easter eggs. The hunt is for children ages 2-9yrs and takes place promptly at 10:30am.

Dundarave Easter EGGstavaganza

When: Saturday, March 26  11am – 12:15 FREE
Where: Dundarave Village, West Vancouver

Hop down to the Dundarave Village EGGstavaganza on March 26th. The Easter Egg hunt will start at 11:15am, and there will be  20,000 Easter eggs will be hidden throughout the village. Watch for the roving Easter Bunny. 30 plush bunnies will be given away. Stop by Dundave Beach at 12:15pm for the Easter Bunny draw. From 12:30-2:30pm there will be even more fun with balloon making with Scruffles the Pirates.

Easter at Lynn Valley Village

When: Saturday, March 26th
Where: Lynn Valley Village, North Vancouver

Celebrate Easter at Lynn Valley Village on Saturday, March 26th from 1-3pm. This family-friendly event will include an Easter Treasure Hunt, arts, crafts and prizes. Keep your eyes open, we hear the Easter Bunny may hop by for a visit.

Easter Fun | Lynn Valley Village

Ron Andrews Easter Eggstravaganza

When: Saturday, March 26  1:00 – 3:30pm
Where: Ron Andrews Pool  931 Lytton Street, North Vancouver

If you are looking for a little more activity than just running around hunting for eggs, stop by Ron Andrews Rec Centre for Easter fun and a swim in the pool. There will be lots of games, activities and of course chocolate. The Easter Egg Hunt takes place in the playground from 1:00 – 1:30pm, and swim takes place from 1:30 – 3:30pm. Regular admission rates apply. Note: Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult within arm’s reach in the pool.  Phone 604-987-7529.

Easter at Lonsdale Quay

When: Sunday, March 27th 10am-12pm
Where: Lonsdale Quay Market, North Vancouver

Stop by the Lonsdale Quay Market on Sunday, March 27th from 10am to 12pm and take part in the Easter celebrations. Fun for kids will include an Easter Egg Hunt, crafts, cookie decorating, a visit from the Easter Bunny and more!

Easter Eggs

Ambleside Tiddlycove Lions Club Egg Hunt

When: Sunday, March 27th 11 am
Where: John Lawson Park, West Vancouver

The Ambleside Tiddlycove Lions Club will be hosting their annual Easter Egg Hunt at John Lawson Park. The hunt starts at 11am, so don’t be late.

Blueridge Eggstravaganza

When: March 28th 10:00-11:00am FREE
Where: McCartney Park, North Vancouver (West side)

Let’s have some fun!  Families are invited to grab their baskets and join us in the search for goodies left by the Easter Bunny.  This event is free and no registration is required.

Easter Fun at the Mall

Easter at Lynn Valley Mall

When: March 24-26th 11am – 4pm
Where: Lynn Valley Mall, North Vancouver

Visit the Easter Bunny at Lynn Valley Mall daily through March 26th from 11am to 4pm. Pick up your free Easter gift bag for every child. Easter Storytime and crafts March 26th from 10:30-11:30am.

Easter | Lynn Valley Mall

Easter at Capilano Mall

When: Saturday, March 26th 12pm – 3pm
Hop to Capilano Mall in North Vancouver with your little ones on Saturday, March 26 from 12pm – 3pm to take part in our Easter Family Fun Event in Grand Court. Enjoy face painting, crafts, balloon twisting, a bouncy castle, and a special photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny himself. See you there!

Easter | Capilano Mall


Easter at Park Royal

Looking for something fun to do with the family this Easter weekend? Join our Easter Hop Scavenger Hunt for a chance to WIN exciting prizes including a $100 Park Royal gift card! There may even be some more goodies along the hunt, but you’ll have to come and participate to find out. (Treats at Purdys and Kins Farm Market on tour are while quantities last).

Easter | Park Royal Mall

Around Town

Stanley Park Easter Train

When: Saturday, March 28th – March 29th, April 1st – April 6th from 10am to 5pm
Stanley Park Miniature Railway (Vancouver)

Hop on the Stanley Park Easter Train for an egg-citing ride through the Park. After the train ride, your kids will enjoy hunting for eggs, playing games, making bunny ears, getting their face painted, meeting the Easter Bunny, and much more! This event runs rain or shine. You must purchase tickets for this event. Don’t miss out, seats are limited.

Stanley Park Easter Train


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