2018 Easter egg hunts and events

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Below is a list of dates and times for 2018 Easter egg hunts in the Valley.

WYTV will add additional communities when dates and times become available.

Do you know of a public Easter egg hunt that isn’t listed below? Submit an Easter egg hunt event.


Annual Easter Egg Hunt
West Austintown First United Methodist Church
6749 Mahoning Ave.
Saturday, March 24, from 10 a.m. – noon
The annual Easter egg hunt is free and open to the public. There will be over 2,000 eggs packed and scattered throughout the church grounds.

Easter Alive program
Redeemer Lutheran Church
2305 S. Canfield-Niles Rd.,
Saturday, March 24, from 11 a.m.
There will be an indoor program for kids called “Easter Alive” featuring live lambs to pet, a puppet skit, an Easter craft, games, gifts, a snack and candy. There will be a raffle for a gift basket, too.
The event is free and open to all kids in the community between the ages of 2 and 12.
Contact the church at 330-799-7823 or at redeemerlutheran@zoominternet.net if you have questions.

Pictures with the Rescue Bunny
Family Video
4385 Kirk Rd.
Sunday, March 25, from noon – 4 p.m.
Legacy Dog Rescue and F5RS (Frisky Ferrets, Fuzzies, & Feathered Friends) are hosting a picture with a Rescue Bunny event.  The cost is $8 to have your Easter picture taken with a real therapy bunny. The 4×6 photo will be printed on-site to take home.
There will also be baked goods available for purchase.
Dogs are not allowed due to the real bunnies.


Easter Egg Hunt
Heritage Presbyterian Church
1951 Mathews Rd.
Saturday, March 24 at 11 a.m.
For more information, call 330-707-9031.

Pet Photos with Bunny
Southern Park Mall – Bunny set near J.C. Penney
7401 Market St.
March 25 from 6-8 p.m.
Get your pet’s photo with the Easter Bunny. Photo packages are available for purchase (personal photography won’t be permitted).
Pets must enter at the Jos. A. Banks mall entrance.

Evening with the Easter Bunny
The Lariccia Family Community Center
375 Boardman-Poland Rd.
Wednesday, March 28 or Thursday, March 29 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
$7 for Boardman residents, $9 for non-residents (children ages 2 and under are free)
Come and join the Easter Bunny for a carrot or two. Arts and crafts, professional photo, Easter movie and dinner provided. Purchase tickets starting February 28 at the park office from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday-Friday or online at www.boardmanpark.com.
Dinner is mac & cheese, chicken nuggets, fish sticks, corn, bread and butter, veggies, applesauce, and dessert.


BUMC Eggstravaganza
Bristolville United Methodist Church
6271 Park Drive
Saturday, March 31 at 9 a.m.
Breakfast begins at 9 a.m., followed by an Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. From 10-11 a.m., enjoy games and crafts. Don’t miss out on a visit from the Easter Bunny, who will be visiting and taking pictures.
This event is for kids from age 4-12. Parents are invited to enjoy the event with their kids.
For more information, visit BUMC Easter Eggstravaganza’s Facebook page.


SixFourteen Church
Held at Brookfield Schools
614 SE Bedford Rd.
Saturday, March 31 at 10 a.m.
The annual Easter Egg Hunt and all activities are free for all.


Easter Egg Hunt and BBQ
Community Center at Roosevelt Park
Saturday, March 24 at noon
The Easter Bunny will kick-off the hunt at noon, followed by lunch and a chance to meet and have a photo with the Easter Bunny. The event is offered free to elementary school children and their families. It will be held rain or shine.


Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Mill Creek Metroparks Farm – McMahon Hall
March 24 from 9-10:30 a.m.
7574 Columbiana-Canfield Rd.
Mill Creek MetroParks Farm will host a breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Families will enjoy a hearty, kid-friendly breakfast of French toast sticks, scrambled eggs, bacon/sausage, muffins, fruit, juice or coffee.
There will be time to snap photos while visiting with the Easter Bunny, along with crafts, stories and hands-on opportunities to learn about real rabbits.
Space is limited. Register/pay at Ford Nature Center by 3/17. All participants, including children younger than 2, must be pre-registered. $12.50 ages 11 and older; $7.50 ages 2-10; under 2 free.


Daffin’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Buhl Park
715 Hazen Rd.
Saturday, March 24, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
The hunt starts at noon sharp at shelter #4. Participants are asked to arrive early. Children will be grouped by age, from 0-12 years old.

Easter Egg Hunt
Olympic Fun Center
4070 E. State St.
Monday, March 25, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
There are hundreds of eggs hidden, with tons of candy and prizes to be found! The hunt starts promptly at 5:30 p.m., so participants are asked to arrive on time.
Admission is $5 per child and includes unlimited roller skating, skate rental, lazer tag, rock climbing and the play zone.


Easter Egg-stravaganza
Chestnut Ridge Church of God
7215 Chestnut Ridge Rd.
Saturday, March 24 at noon
The egg hunt at noon will be followed by games, snack, prizes and a visit from the Easter Bunny. The event is open to children through grade 6. Parents are asked to accommodate their children.


VFW Post 7600
5664 McCartney Rd.
Sunday, March 25 at 2 p.m.
Call ahead to 330-536-6375 with the name and age of the child participating.

Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Easter Egg Hunt and Picnic
Lowellville Local Football Field
March 31, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
$1 admission. All proceeds benefit the church’s religious education program. There will be free hot dogs, popcorn, snowcones, crafts, pictures with the Easter Bunny and prizes.


Weathersfield Police Department Community Easter Egg Hunt
Community Park and Gazebo
Saturday, March 24 at 2 p.m.
Please be sure to join us after the Community Easter Egg Hunt for a Pizza Party for our own Fire Chief Pugh beginning at 3:00 p.m. and continuing to 6:00 p.m. The tickets or this fundraising event are only $10 and the proceeds will assist Chief Pugh and his family. Also, at 7:00 p.m. the High School Drama Club will be performing “School of Rock.”
Bags for your Easter eggs will be provided, dress for the weather.


New Middletown Community Easter Egg Hunt
10711 Main St.
Saturday, March 24 at noon
The egg hunt will be held at Welker Park, behind the Municipal Building. Everyone is welcome to participate.


Easter EGGstravaganza
First United Methodist Church
608 N. Crandon Avenue.
Saturday, March 31 at 10 a.m.
Join the Easter Bunny for breakfast. The Cost is $10 for adults and $10 for children. Included in the children’s price are two Easter cupcakes for kids to decorate by JoToddi’s Candy. After breakfast, there will be an Easter Egg Hunt by First United Methodist Church featuring 6,500 eggs.
Breakfast reservations are required. Please email playingitforwardofniles@gmail.comor call 330-240-8268 to reserve your spots.


Easter Egg Hunt
The Gate Church
11836 South Ave. (the football field behind the church)
Saturday, March 31, from 11 a.m. – noon
The free annual egg hunt includes candy, prizes and an adult egg toss.


Poland Junior Women’s Club & New Life Church Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Poland Village Hall Gazebo
308 South Main St.
Saturday, March 24 at 1 p.m.

Easter Egg Hunt
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church
2985 Center Rd.
Sunday, March 25 at 11:30 a.m.
Palm Sunday service is at 10:30 a.m. The Easter egg hunt begins 11:30 a.m. and is open to the public.

Easter Egg Hunt
Poland United Methodist Church
1940 Boardman Poland Rd.
Saturday, March 31 from 9:30 a.m. to noon
The Easter egg hunt will be held outside of the church. For more information, call 330-757-1553 or email polandumc@polandumc.org.


Easter Egg Hunt
Rogers Flea Market
45625 Old State Route 154
Sunday, March 25, from 2 to 3 p.m.
Sponsored by Rogers Assembly, this egg hunt boasts 10,000 eggs for children ages 2-12. There will be five age groups to allow for a safe hunt as well as some giveaways and prizes.


Easter Egg Splash
Buhl Community Recreation Center
28 Pine St.
Friday, March 23, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Enjoy an Easter Egg hunt in the Buhl Club pool. There will also be food, prizes, a bounce house in the gymnasium, Easter activities in the Child Development Center and a visit from the Easter Bunny.
Check-in is at 5:30 p.m.
The Easter Egg swim is from 6 to 6:45 p.m. for children ages 6 and younger and 7 to 7:45 p.m. for children ages six and older. A “Flick and Float” open swim will be from 8 to 9 p.m.
Register at the front desk starting Monday, February 5. The cost is free for family memberships, $5 for youth members and $10 for non-members.
A meal ticket will be included for all who have registered for the swim. Meal tickets are for children only. Additional meal tickets can be purchased for $3.


Photos with the Easter Bunny
Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County
812 Youngstown-Kingsville Rd. SE
Saturday, March 24, from noon to 4 p.m.
Pets, children and families are welcome to get their photos with the Easter Bunny in the AWL’s Have a Hart Pet Store, located in the front of the building.
There will be light refreshments and giveaways. There is a $10 minimum donation that benefits the shelter and the adoptable pets.


Free Community Easter Dinner
Warren Family Mission
155 Tod Ave. NW
Friday, March 30, from noon – 4 p.m.
The menu includes ham, Aulizio’s mostaccioli with meat sauce, potato salad, baked beans, coleslaw, rolls, dessert, punch and coffee. A free Easter basket will be given to kids ages 0 to 12 who attend the dinner, while supplies last. Children ages 1 to 12 will also be put into a drawing to win a free bike.
If you or someone that you know is elderly, handicapped or shut-in and needs their meal delivered, register by Wednesday, March 28 by calling 330-394-5437.
Donations will also be accepted at the Mission.

3rd Annual Easter Egg-Stravaganza 
Victory Christian Center Warren Campus
4257 Tod Ave NW Warren, OH 44485 United States
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Victory Christian Center is looking forward to seeing our community at our third annual Easter Egg-Stravaganza event! This event is completely FREE! Join us for a dance party, jumbo slide, hair paint, egg hunt, kids program, and insane prizes! All of the festivities will being at 3:30. 15,000 eggs! Must be present to win the drawings at the end.


Community Easter Egg Hunt
Community Park and Gazebo
Saturday, March 24 at 2 p.m.
Hosted by elected township officials, the egg hunt is for children ages 1 to 12. Bags will be provided. The Easter Bunny will also be available for photos.


West Austintown First United Methodist Church
West Austintown First United Methodist Church
6749 Mahoning Avenue
Saturday, March 24 at 10 a.m.
Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt. This event is free and open to the public.

ICU Blockwatch Group 5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
77 E Lucius Ave.
Sunday, March 25 at 3 p.m.
This year, the hunt will be in the green space just west of St Dominic’s Church. The hunt is looking for volunteer and donations to purchase candy and prizes.

Easter Egg Hunt
Christian Assembly
5050 South Ave.
Saturday, March 31 at noon
The hunt is open to kids ages 0 to 11. Food will be available.