Spring is in the air and activities are in full swing in the San Francisco Bay area. There are Easter egg hunts, exciting bunny brunches, train rides, festivals, and more throughout Berkeley. It’s time to get outside and bask in the sunshine while enjoying some holiday fun with family and friends. Let’s take a look at some of the “egg”citing events in and around town. 

Spring Flings in Berkeley for Easter

easter girl with flowersEgg hunts are not just for little ones – big kids can get in on the action too with a Berkeley Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt at Grove Park on March 29th, 2024. A special egg hunt in the dark includes glow-in-the-dark eggs. Bring your flashlights and a bag to carry your prizes. You won’t want to miss this event because the prize is a Nintendo Switch!

Next up is a Spring Egg Hunt Extravaganza at Willard Park on March 30th at 9:30am. Join in on the annual fun hosted by the City of Berkeley where entire families can hunt for eggs together, enjoy a petting zoo, visit the Spring Bunny, take part in some spring-themed art activities, and take some Bunny Hop dance lessons at the kid’s carnival. Youth participants will receive a basket to collect their goodies. There is also a scavenger hunt for the big kids ages 11 and up. Egg hunts are broken down by age so check the times. You do not want to miss all the fun.

Get ready for something a little different with a space “eggs”ploration on Saturday, April 6th, from 10:00am to 3:00pm with the Eggster’s 30th Annual Egghunt and Learning Festival. Registration is limited so make sure to sign up quickly if interested. This is the largest annual egg hunt in the Bay Area, and it is free! There will be many educational activities, booths, performances, and egg hunts to inspire young children to pursue higher education. This year’s theme is “Eggventure Time”, and the theme is dedicated to strengthening communities. Hop on over to these events to get in on the fun.

Hopping Good Time in Berkeley for Easter

Here comes the Easter Bunny and he’s arriving by helicopter! Bring the entire family to Hiller Aviation Museum for an experience like no other on Saturday, March 30th, and get them excited about Easter with face painting, obstacle courses, and model trains. This is a day that will be unforgettable for all.

Overachieving parent alert! Take your kids for a real steam-powered locomotive ride complete with a visit from the Easter Bunny as you cruise to and from the Santa Cruz Mountains. There are available train rides on both Saturday, March 30th and Sunday, March 31st, leaving from Roaring Camp in Felton. There will be an Easter egg hunt and Easter activities in town with something for everyone including gold panning, candle making, an egg hunt, and an Easter Bonnet parade. Your whole family will have an amazing time at this event – so climb aboard.

Brunch, Bunnies, and Beautiful Berkeley Views this Easter

mother and daughter spring outfits on boatHere’s a unique idea for an Easter activity. Take your family out on an Easter Premier Brunch Cruise on the San Francisco Bay and enjoy sweeping views of San Francisco’s incredible skyline. Get decked out in your springtime best to capture a family photo with an incredible backdrop after feasting upon a delicious brunch menu. This family-friendly adventure is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the holiday with something a little different that will be a fun-filled day for your entire party. Make Easter unforgettable with dining, dancing, and live entertainment from comfortable climate-controlled interiors or refreshing open-air outdoor decks, and welcome the warmer weather in style. Unlimited mimosas and all the sweet and savory favorites from our friendly crew mean no setup or cleanup for you. We invite you to sit back, relax, and enjoy the water and springtime breezes while creating treasured memories and new traditions.

Book Your Brunch Cruise with the Easter Bunny in Berkeley

Easter is shaping up to be an “egg”cellent time to be in Berkeley. There are egg hunts, parades, train rides, visits from the Easter Bunny, and beautiful brunches on the water. So put on your Easter bonnet and hop on over to one of the amazing events to enjoy the spring. There is something for the entire family in the San Francisco Bay area with spring in full swing. Book your Brunch Cruise now to reserve your spot before it sells out!

City cruises boat, Berkeley