There are a number of great annual events in the Oklahoma City metro area for the Easter holiday. Many churches in the area, simply too many to list here, have Easter Egg Hunts as well. Here is information on some of the big Easter events in OKC.
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Annual Easter Events
Name: Meet the Easter Bunny
Date: March 29-April 19, All Malls Closed on Easter Day
More Information: At Penn Square Mall lower level Macy’s court (beginning 3/29). Call (405) 841-2696 for more information. At Quail Springs Mall on lower level near JC Penney. Call (405) 755-6530 for more information. At Sooner Mall in Norman. Call (405) (405) 360-0360 for more information. At Outlet Shoppes of OKC (Saturdays and Sundays). Call (405) 787-3700 for more information.
Name: "Eggstravaganza" at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History in Norman
Date: Wednesday, April 16th
More Information: There's free admission to the museum from 4-7pm, and there will be plenty of games for the kids and a "giant egg hunt."
Name: Easter Celebration at the Orr Family Farm
Date: Saturday, April 19th
More Information: From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Orr Family Farm's Easter Celebration will feature Easter Egg Hunts, duck races and egg decorating in addition to all the other favorite farm activities such as the train, carousel, zip line and more. Call (405) 799-3276 for pricing information.
Name: Easter Egg Hunt at the Myriad Botanical Gardens
Date: Saturday, April 19th
More Information: From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the outdoor children's garden, kids 2-10 can enjoy activities, crafts, an egg hunt with prizes, a treat station and a visit from the Gardens Easter Bunny. Admission is $10. Call (405) 445-7080 for more information.
Name: "Hopabaloo" at the Oklahoma City Zoo
Date: Sunday, April 20th (1-3 p.m.)
More Information: Have brunch with the Easter Bunny and, of course, there will be an Easter Egg Hunt. Call (405) 425-0262 for information or purchase tickets online.
Name: Easter Egg Hunt & Celebration at Plaza Mayor
Date: Sunday, April 20th
More Information: The Hispanic community center formerly known as Crossroads Mall has an Easter celebration with live music and 20,000 eggs for kids to hunt.
OKC Area Community Easter Egg Hunts
Name: Moore's 32nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Date, Time & Location: Saturday, April 12th from 10-11 a.m. at Buck Thomas Park Football Fields on 12th Street
More Information: The Easter Bunny will be on hand at this annual favorite in Moore sponsored by Moore Firefighters and the American Legion. There also will be special prize eggs. Call (405) 793-5090 for more information.
Name: Mustang Children Springfest and Mayor's Easter Egg Hunt
Date, Time & Location: 2014 Information TBA
More Information: Take photos with the Easter Bunny and enjoy the pancake breakfast, large inflatables, games and other activities beginning at 9. The hunt itself features over 15,000 eggs and plenty of prizes. Call (405) 376-3411 for more information.
Name: Norman's "Best" Easter Egg Hunt
Date, Time & Location: Beginning at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, April 11th at Andrews Park in Norman
More Information: In addition to the big Easter Egg Hunt at night, there are typically moon bounces, t-shirts, Easter Bunny photos and much more for kids 8 and under. Call (405) 366-5472 for more information.
Name: Choctaw's 15th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Date, Time & Location: Beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 19th at Choctaw Creek Park
More Information: Nearly 10,000 candy-filled eggs will be hidden in this event sponsored by the Choctaw Public Recreation Board. The hunt is divided into 5 age groups, and prizes are given for best Easter bonnet. Call (405) 390-8276 for more information.
Name: Yukon's "Easter on the Prairie"
Date, Time & Location: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 19th at the Kirkpatrick Family Farm
More Information: Head out to the Kirkpatrick Family Farm in Yukon for two large Easter Egg Hunts. Admission is free. Call (405) 354-3567 for more information.
Name: Rockwell/NW Expressway Chick-fil-A Easter Egg Hunt
Date, Time & Location: 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
More Information: 2014 marks the 3rd annual event for this franchise location in northwest Oklahoma City. Call (405) 728-9494 for more information.