Mar 24, 2016 1:25 PM
Find: Easter Weekend events across NH
Looking for a way to spend Easter with your family and friends this weekend?
FRIDAY, March 25******
EXETER: 4:30 p.m., Easter Egg Hunt at Swasey Parkway for pre-school to 5-years-old. Rain or shine. Light refreshments will be served at the end of the event, and visitors will have the chance to get pictures with the Easter Bunny.
SATURDAY, March 26*****
ALTON: Egg Hunt, Prospect Mountain High School, 242 Suncook Valley Road. Registration at 8:30 a.m. Participants will be divided by age, with hunts for ages up to 3 at 9 a.m., 4 to 7 at 9:15 a.m. and 8 to 10 at 9:30 a.m. Activities include fun with the Easter Bunny, face painting, games and more.
BARRINGTON: Free egg hunt at Barrington Library (Barrington residents only)
Times and Locations:
9:00 a.m.: ages 7-10 years @ Rec. Town Field
9:30 a.m.: ages 11-14 years @Rec. Town Field
11:00 a.m.: ages 1-3 years @ Town Gym
1:00 p.m.: ages 4-6 years @ Town Gym
BEDFORD: 8th Annual Our Promise to Nicholas Foundation’s (OPTN) 7th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
8:30 -12:00 PM. Register now at Eventbrite! Early bird special. Tickets are sold on line. No extra fees. Online $8.00 per person, $28.00 per family.
At the door: $10 per person, $32.00 per family. Cash, check or Charge at the door.
CANDIA: Charmingfare Farm egg hunt and petting zoo
Tickets: $19.00 per person
Children 23 months and under admitted FREE
CENTER HARBOR: 10 a.m., Town of Center Harbor Parks and Recreation will host the annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Town Municipal Building grounds, 36 Main St.
Treats, crafts, refreshments and arts and crafts will follow in the Center Harbor Fire Department.
CLAREMONT: On the hill behind Arrowhead Lodge.
Meet the Easter Bunny, hunt for eggs, and visit with your friends! Wear your mud boots and remember your Easter Baskets!
In the event of inclement weather, the egg hunt will be moved to the Community Center, right across the street.
Time: 1st Grade and Under – 9:30 AM
2nd Grade and Up – 10:30 AM
DURHAM: Annual Egg Hunt, Durham Town Landing, Old Landing Road. Registration runs from 9 a.m. to 9:25 a.m., with the hunt at 9:30 a.m. “Golden Ticket” eggs earn finders special prizes. Light snacks and refreshments served. Parking available in the dirt lot off Old Landing Road. Rain or shine.
EPPING: 10:30 a.m., Free Easter Egg Hunt, Epping Elementary School Field, 17 Prospect St.
Preceded by breakfast with the Easter Bunny.
KENNE: The annual Easter Egg Hunt at Fuller Park on Washington Street for Keene residents, children between 3-8 years.
Bring a basket to collect your eggs! Join the fun at this FREE annual event! Hunting starts promptly at 10:00 AM.
Praxis Church hosts their second annual Community Easter Egg Hunt from 10a - 12noon at Symonds School (outside) in Keene, NH.
This FREE event is designed for kids ages 10 and below.
LACONIA: Art Escape offers a creative day with the Easter bunny.
Bring your camera to take pictures, free ornaments to paint and buy one get one free Easter ceramics.
Saturday, March 26, 1-5 pm
Art Escape, 371 Union Avenue, Laconia, NH
LONDONDERRY: Easter Egg Hunt and Spring Craft, Aviation Museum, 27 Navigator Road. Egg hunts recommended for children under 10 will take place between 11 and 11:45 a.m., followed by a spring craft in the classroom until 12:30 p.m. Bring collecting basket or bag.
MEREDITH: Community Easter Egg Hunt, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive.
Free; donations accepted. Visit with Easter Bunny, try the climbing wall and jumpy house, get your face painted, do some arts and crafts and more. Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. Hunts for ages 1 and 2 are at 10:10 a.m.; ages 3 and 4 at 10:20 a.m.; ages 5 and 6 at 10:40 a.m. and ages 7 to 9 at 10:50 a.m. http://www.meredithnh.org/Joomla/files/Parks%20&%20Recreation%20/Easter_flyer_2016.pdf
MILFORD: Easter Egg Hunt by the Milford Recreation Department at Keyes Park for Milford residents.
Pictures with Easter Bunny planned. Activities at the basketball court, bunny hop sack races and egg races are planned. Bring a collection basket. Rain location is the town hall auditorium. Times are 11:15 a.m. at the tennis courts for toddlers; 11:45 a.m. at the softball field for pre-kindergarten age and those in the first grade, and 12:15 p.m. at the soccer field for children in grades two, three and four.
Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Hot Dog Lunch at the First Baptist Church, 121 Manchester Street, Nashua, NH
11:00 am – 1:00 pm. The event also includes a movie and crafts. All are invited! Handicap accessible; plenty of offstreet parking.
NEW LONDON: 9:30 a.m., Easter Egg Hunt, New London Historical Society, Little Lake Sunapee Road.
NORTHWOOD: 10 a.m., sixth annual Easter Egg Hunt, Northwood Elementary School, 511 1st New Hampshire Turnpike. Free for Northwood residents ages 10 and under.
NORTH CONWAY: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Annual Easter Craft Event “Easter on the Green,” Settlers Green, Route 16, Suite A10, next to The Children’s Place and Famous Footwear.
Children, accompanied by an adult, can decorate Styrofoam Easter eggs. Select stores will have Easter candy and treats available.
OSSIPEE: 9 a.m., Easter Egg Hunt, Ossipee Central School, gym and fields, 68 Main St., Center Ossipee. For children through the age of 12. Sponsored by Ossipee Old Home Week Committee and the Ossipee Recreation Department. Free.
NEWMARKET: Annual Easter Eggs’travaganza and Egg Hunt.
Toddlers: 9:00am, 4-5 Years: 9:10am, 6-12 Years: 9:30am
Leo Landroche Field & Community Center
$3/child, $1 for each additional child within the same family.
The annual Easter Egg Festival will be starting at 11 am at the Village Green location in front of town hall. Weather permitting.
RUMNEY: Backwoods Free Easter Egg hunt.
10 am to 2pm.
The Hunt Is for ALL Ages, the farm ask that you message or call with how many children will be attending.
Please bring your own basket for collecting eggs.
0-3 start at 10:15 am.
4-7 start at 10:45-11:00
8-10 start at 11:30-11:45
And over 10 will be at 1230.
(Times are just a estimate)
The Farm and Farm store will be OPEN for the day, bring your friends and family.
STRATHAM: 9-10 a.m., Annual Easter Egg Hunt, Stratham Hill Park, 270 Portsmouth Ave. with 5,000 hidden eggs. Pre-shool age to 2nd graders.
SUNAPEE: 11:30 a.m. at Sunapee Harbor. Visits and photos with the Easter Bunny planned.
WATERVILLE VALLEY: Town Easter Egg Hunt in Town Square
Easter Egg Hunt
Find an egg with a golden ticket and win great prizes! All ages welcome, children under the age of 1 are free. Light refreshments served. Please dress to hunt for eggs outside!
Pre-registration is kindly requested so the Easter Bunny knows how many eggs to hide.
Check in for the hunt will begin at 9:00am with the hunt starting promptly at 9:30am.
SUNDAY, March 27****
CONCORD: Next Level Church Helicopter Drop.
Only those who registered online and attend a church experience that weekend can participate in Sunday’s Easter egg hunt. NLC Concord meets at the Mill Brook School at 53 S. Curtisville Road. There will be two identical church experiences Sunday at 9 and 10:30 a.m.
FAMILY CELEBRATION @ 10 AM
Hood School • 5 Hood Rd. Derry NH
EGG DROP & EGG HUNT @ 3 PM
Free tickets & location given at 10 AM celebration
EPPING: Next Level Church Helicopter Drop, The 2016 Egg Drop presented by Next Level Church, which will announce drop location. Only those who registered online and attend a church experience that weekend can participate in Sunday’s Easter egg hunt. NLC Epping meets at O’Neil Cinemas at 24 Calef Highway. Three identical church services will be offered Sunday at 8, 9:30 and 11 a.m.
SOMERSWORTH: Next Level Church Helicopter Drop: The 2016 Egg Drop presented by Next Level Church, which will announce drop locations. Only those who registered online and attend a church experience that weekend can participate in Sunday’s Easter egg hunt. NLC Somersworth meets at 436 Route 108, Somersworth. Church experiences are at 8:30, 10 and 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
WATERVILLE VALLEY: Waterville Valley Mountain Egg Hunt
Kids 9–12 years old will hunt for eggs on Leroy's Loop starrting at 9 a.m.
Kids 8 and under will hunt for eggs on the Pasture (J-Bar) starting at 9 a.m.