Easter Events in Cape May County

NOTE: Saturday, April 1 has strong forecasts of storms. Many events are postponed until Sunday.

There are a whole lot of Easter events taking place in Cape May County. No matter what town you live in, there’s probably an egg hunt right nearby. From Cape May to Wildwood to Dennis Township, find something fun to do this Easter. Adults, be sure to check out the Easter “Kegg” hunt at the Cold Spring Village. This list doesn’t include paid-for events at restaurants, pubs, etc.

Avalon / Stone Harbor 

Stone Harbor Fire Department Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 1 from 12 to 12:30 p.m.  

Stone Harbor Firehouse, 96th Street and Second Avenue 

Get there early for the annual Easter Egg hunt! 

Avalon Easter Egg Scramble 

Saturday, April 8 at 10 a.m. sharp  

8th Street Playground – 12th Street Field 

Ages 1-4 will meet on the 8th Street Playground, ages 5-6 on the 10th Street Field, and ages 7-10 on the 12th Street Field. Also, enjoy a visit from the Easter Bunner! No Rain Date. Canceled in the Event of Inclement Weather. 

Cape May  

Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 8 at 10 a.m. 

Beach behind Cape May Convention Hall 

Children will hunt for hidden Easter eggs containing Easter treats. Special prizes for each age group that finds the Golden Egg. Age groups are Toddler to age 10. No Rain Date.   

Cape May Easter Fashion Stroll 

Sunday, April 9 at 1 p.m. 

Rotary Park

Registration for the Easter Fashion Stroll will begin at noon, and the stroll will begin at 1 p.m. Judging categories and age groups are: 3 and younger, 4 to 6, 7 to 9, 10 to 12, 13 and older, best-dressed lady, man, couple, family as well as best Easter bonnet for youth and adult. Prizes will be awarded to winning participants. 

Ocean City 

Ocean City Great Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 1 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 

6th to 14th street along the boardwalk 

Stop by participating stores to find easter eggs until supplies lasts. Rain date: April 2nd.    

Ocean City Great Egg Hunt #2 

Saturday, April 8 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.  

6th to 14th street along the boardwalk  

Stop by participating stores to find easter eggs until supplies lasts.     

Ocean City Easter Fashion Stroll 

Saturday, April 9 at 1 p.m. 

Ocean City Music Pier 

Come dressed in your Easter’s best for our Fashion Stroll and meet the Easter Bunny. Judging begins at 1 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for Best Dressed Children, Teen, Adults and Family. 


Belleplain Easter Celebration

Saturday, April 8 at noon

Lake Nummy Day Use Area at Belleplain State Forest

🌷Join Belleplain State Forest employees in celebrating the kickoff of the season with our annual easter egg hunt!
🐣Meet at day use area of Lake Nummy
🌱We will have refreshments & a nature craft at the lake pavilion afterward.

Easter “EGGStravaganZOO” (new date)  

April 7 – 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

Cape May County Park and Zoo

This event was moved to Easter weekend due to last week’s rain. Though the egg hunt was canceled, come out to participate in an Easter scavenger hunt, face painting, a “hop”stacle course, and an appearance from the Easter Bunny on Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The other activities are available all weekend.  

Middle Township Easter Scramble 

Saturday, April 1 at 1 p.m.  

Ockie Wisting Recreation Complex

Rain or shine! The Easter bunny will make a special appearance at this egg hunt. Please bring your own basket. There will be four categories of egg hunters: 3 years old and younger, 4 to 6 years old, 7 to 10 years old, and those with disabilities. Serene’s Food Truck will be present.   

Upper Township Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 1 at 10 a.m. 

Amanda’s Field, 1091 NJ-50

Come on out for the Township’s annual egg hunt! The rain date is April 2. All Ages are welcome to participate. There will be a special appearance by the Easter bunny. The hunt itself starts at 10:30 but be sure to get there early.  

Dennis Township Egg Hunt 

Wednesday, April 5 at 6 p.m. – arrive between 5:30 and 5:45  

Dennis Township Recreation Complex  

It’s getting close to that time of year again! Get those baskets ready for collecting! Bring your baskets and come out to win prizes, get chocolate bunnies, and to take pictures with the easter bunny.  

Lighthouse Church “EGGstravaganza”  

Saturday, April 1 from 12 to 2 p.m.  

1248 US-9, Cape May Court House 

Join the church for a day filled with free family fun! Egg hunts, pony rides, face painting, lunch, crafts, snacks, and more! Register online beforehand – contact the church at 609-465-6690 or kristenmccluretlc@gmail.com 

Easter “Kegg” Hunt 

Saturday, April 8 from 12 to 4 p.m. 

Cold Spring Brewery  

Start at the Brewery and ask a tasting room server for your answer sheet. Follow the directions to explore Historic Cold Spring Village for eggs. When you find an egg answer the question to move to your next clue. At the end, put your answers inside the Easter Kegg. One lucky winner will get a free Cold Spring Brewery growler! 

Woodland Village Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 8 at 11 a.m. 

Woodland Village 

Join the Woodland Village for its annual Easter Egg Hunt! Please have your child bring their own baskets. We ask that everyone arrive on time! The Easter Bunny will be available for pictures after the hunt is over.  

Sea Isle City  

Sea Isle Spring Fling Family Fun Day 

Saturday, April 8 from 1 to 3 p.m.  

Excursion Park, JFK Blvd. & Pleasure Ave, Sea Isle City  

Come out for tons of Spring/Easter themed fun! The following activities will take place: dress to impress Easter Ssroll, live music, photos with the Easter Bunny, jellybean guessing contest, easter crafts, games, and face painting. 


MudHen Spring Fever Bazaar 

Saturday, April 8 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  

MudHen Brewing Co, 127 W. Rio Grande Ave 

Time to defrost and refresh at MudHen Brewing Company’s Spring Fever Bazaar. Browse an array of local vendors, outdoor games and grab a pint! Bring the kiddos for complimentary face painting and caricatures. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the main parking lot.  

Wildwood Elks Annual Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 8 at 12 p.m.  

North Wildwood Beach, 20th Street 

Children 11 and under can hunt for eggs and collect prizes! 

Greater Wildwood Jaycees Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 8 at 12 p.m. 

Wildwood Beach at Lincoln Ave  

Children ages 1-12 are invited to dig for eggs buried in the sand. Each egg contains a toy and a golden egg is worth a bigger prize. For more information call 609.729.5501 

Step Back Foundation Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 8 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

Allen Park, 2200 Delaware Ave., North Wildwood 

Join the Step Back Foundation for their annual Easter Egg Hunt. Age groups include 1 – 3 years, 4 – 6 years, and 7 – 10 years. Donations benefit student-athletes and families in Cape May County. Be sure to pre-register online. For more information visit thestepbackfoundation.com or 609.972.5910.