The Easter Bunny is hopping all around Clark County this year, dropping thousands of colorful Easter eggs. From fraternal organizations to churches, you’ll find local people hosting fun events for children young and old. All the hunts listed are free and open to the public. Bring your own basket. Happy Spring!
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
EGGstravaganza!:Washougal area families, with children fifth grade and under, are invited to hop over to Downtown Washougal from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.for a fun EGGstravaganza! at Reflection Plaza. Hosted by City of Washougal and the Downtown Washougal Association. The event will feature an egg hunt with plastic eggs hidden among straw bales. Eggs will be filled with treats and toys. There will be a specific area designated for hunters under 5-years-old.
Saturday March 31, 2018
Harvest Community Church hosts an annual neighborhood Easter egg hunt at 10:00 a.m. Neighborhood Easter egg hunt at 2436 NW Astor Street, Camas. The church Hunt for over 5,000 eggs that will be hidden in different age-based sections for children 12-years-old and under.
Esther Short Park: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Free Easter egg hunt, pictures with the Easter Bunny and face painting, balloon animals and a bouncy slide at Esther Short Park in downtown Vancouver hosted by Activate Church
Family Fun Fest: 9:30 a.m. at GracePoint Christian Church, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Vancouver. The church is hosting a Family Fun Fest with an Easter egg hunt, bounce house, carnival games, yummy cinnamon rolls and more. Call 360-694-2527 for more information.
Beeping Easter Egg Hunt for the Blind: 10:00 a.m. Hosted by the Northwest Association of Blind Athletes, this Easter event takes place at the Washington School for the Blind, 2214 E. 13th St., Vancouver. Open to all families with a child who has a visual impairment. The eggs will give off beeping noises for children to find, with the hunt divided by age groups. The Easter Bunny will be there too. And there will be Tandem Cycling, games and more. This event is free, but registration is required by calling 360-448-7254 or visiting the Northwest Association of Blind Athletes website.
Memorial Lutheran Easter Egg Hunt: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Memorial Lutheran Church, 2700 E. 28th St., Vancouver. Enjoy an Easter egg hunt for toddlers and children up to 10-years-old. Do some cookie decorating while you are there. Dress for the weather and bring your own basket. 360-695-7501 or see the Memorial Lutheran Church website.
Vancouver Elks Easter Egg Hunt: This event takes place at 12:00 p.m. at the Vancouver Elks Lodge No. 823, 11605 S.E. McGillivray Blvd. The Elks Lodge hosts its annual Easter egg hunt, with the first 100 children receiving a bag of goodies. There will be 2,000 eggs to find, with the hunt divided by ages: 3- to 5-years-old, 6- to 8-years-old and 9- to 11-years-old. There will also be hot dogs, chips and soda available for purchase from the Vancouver Emblem Club 473. Phone: 360-256-0823.
Salmon Creek Church Easter Egg Hunt: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Salmon Creek United Methodist Church, 12217 N.E. Highway 99, Vancouver. Easter egg hunt for toddlers up to fifth graders. Call 360-573-3111 for more information.
Ridgefield Church of the Nazarene: 10:00 a.m. Family fun with egg hunts for crawlers to 6th graders, a scavenger hunt (for 4th-6th graders), crafts, inflatable slide, giveaways, and food. 747 Pioneer Street, Ridgefield. Call 360-887-3576 for more information.
Washougal Eagles Easter Egg Hunt: 1:00 p.m. at Hathaway Park, 24th St. and G St., Washougal. The Fraternal Order of the Eagles Washougal Aerie #4390 hosts its annual Easter egg hunt. The egg hunting will be divided into age groups, for ages 2-years-old and younger, 3- to 5-years-old, 6- to 8-years-old and 9- to 12-years-old. Participants can also take photos with the Easter Bunny. A group video taken by a drone flying overhead will be posted on YouTube. Call 360-910-1831 for more information.
Yacolt Town Easter Egg Hunt: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The town’s Easter egg hunt will be located at the little league ball fields at the north end of town. Meet the Easter Bunny, take a photo and purchase a raffle ticket for prizes.
Sunday April 1, 2018
Branch Church Easter Egg Hunt: 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Union High School, 6201 N.W. Friberg-Strunk St., Camas. There will be a free Easter egg hunt for children after the Sunday church services, hosted by the Branch Christian Church. The service will include a free brunch. Look for the Easter Bunny and other animals at the event. Call 541-730-0486 for more information.
Crown Park Easter Day Egg Hunt in Camas: 1:30 p.m. at Crown Park, N.E. 15th St. and Everett St., Camas. The annual Easter egg hunt features more than 10,000 candy and prize-filled eggs filling the hunting areas for age groups 2- to 3-years-old, 4- to 5-years-old, 6- to 7-years-old, 8- to 9-years-old and 10- to 12-years-old. Bring your own basket or bag. There will also be a traditional Easter Bonnet and Contemporary Hat contest following the egg hunt. Prizes will be awarded. Hosted by Camas Parks and Recreation. Visit the website or call 360-834-5307 for more information.