Birmingham Area Easter Egg Hunts, 2012

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Dust off those Easter Baskets, it’s time to hunt! Here is a list of upcoming Easter Egg Hunts going on around town. If you know of one we missed or would like to have one added, please let us know! Happy Hunting!


Albert Scott LibraryAlabaster
Bring your basket & camera to hunt eggs and meet the Easter Bunny!
Wednesday, April 4th 10:30am


Avondale UMC is hosting a great hunt Sunday, April 1st at 1:15pm. Picnic lunch at 12:15. All events happening at the newly renovated Avondale Park.


Cottontail Express – Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum
Welcome spring with a train ride to Peter Cottontail’s meadow. Join in the fun as we hunt for Easter eggs – you might win a prize! Bring your camera to take photos with the Easter Bunny! This fun-filled family excursion lasts approximately ninety minutes.

Children (ages 2 through 11) $10, Adults $15

Info Phone: 205-757-8383

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Treetop Adventure
Egg hunt Saturday, April 7th at 11 am and 3 pm. There is no cost for the egg hunt. The Easter Bunny will also be visiting.

Chelsea Community ChurchCMS Football Field
Sunday, April 8th 10am
Egg-Stravaganza – at 12pm a helicopter will fly in the Easter bunny & let him out on the football field with eggs on his back.  After the helicopter departs, the eggs will be strewn over the field.  This will take place 3 different times for 3 different age groups.
It is open to the public.


Clay Public Library
Join us for the 2nd annual Clay Public Library Easter Egg Hunt! There will be prize eggs to find and snacks to enjoy afterwards. “Joey the Balloon Artist” will also be on hand, and we’ll enjoy a visit from the Easter Bunny! Please arrive a few minutes early as the hunt begins promptly at 10:00, and the eggs will go quickly! Call the library at 680-3812 for more information.


East Gardendale Baptist
Saturday April 7th – 10am

Gardendale Nighttime Easter Egg Hunt – Kenneth A. Clemons Athletic Complex
Night Hunt! Bring your flashlights!
Saturday March 31st 7:30pm


Helena Amphitheater
8:30am – 11:ooam
Saturday March  31st


Dawson Memorial Baptist
Saturday March 31st
11:00a – 1:00p
4 separate egg hunts: 2 and younger, 3-4 year olds, 5 year olds-Kindergarten., 1st and 2nd grade at no cost
Families will enjoy pony rides, inflatables, rides, egg hunts, crafts, puppet, and ponies!

Homewood Park
The Homewood Easter Egg Hunt is for toddlers up to twelve years of age. Children will hunt for eggs with children of their on age group. There is also a section for children with special needs.
Time: Hunt begins at 11am sharp. It does not take to long for all of the eggs to disappear! Moon Walk, Train Ride and Merry Go Round will be available prior to and just after the event. Live music on the stage beginning at Noon.
Date: Saturday March 31st


Aldridge Gardens
2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Egg and I. Gates open at 9am for a morning full of fun in the Gardens. Inflatables, Face Painting, Crafts, Photos with the Easter Bunny, over 2000 eggs and more!
Saturday March 31st, 8-10am
Ages 2-5 year olds – 9:30am
6-10 year olds – 10:00am
Pick up a free pass from the “Egg and I” – On HWY 31, Riverchase. Rain or Shine!

Green Valley Baptist Church
Saturday April 7th
10am at the Fellowship Hall


Bass Pro Shops
Here comes Peter Cottontail! Come out and get in the spirit of Easter with FREE photos of you and your family with the Easter Bunny. FREE Crafts for the kids to enjoy (while supplies last). Free East Egg Hunt!

March 31  & April 1st 11am-3pm
April 2nd – April 6th 6-8pm
April 7th & -April 8th 11am- 3pm


Oak Mountain State Park
Come out and enjoy the festivities of the 5th Annual Easter Egg Hunt from 10a.m. to 2p.m. on Saturday April 7th. Egg hunts are at 11a.m. & 1p.m.
Park admission is $3 adults, $1 children (6 to 11), 5 & under are free.
Activities (except egg hunt & sack races) require 1 ticket, which can be bought for $1 a piece under the Dogwood Pavilion.


Pinson United Methodist
Saturday April 7th 11:00am
Bring the kids to Pinson UMC’s Easter egg hunt! We will meet at the church and walk over to the preacher’s house for the hunt! Come join the fun in the sun and maybe see our special guest you don’t want to miss!

Vestavia Hills

Wald Park
Come out to Wald Park for an Easter Egg Hunt and other fun children’s activities!
Saturday March 31st -
9:00am – 12:00pm

Liberty Crossings
April 7th 11am – 1pm

Other Special Events:

Edgars Bakery – All Locations
Easter Bunny at the Bakery
The event is free and open to everyone, and pictures with the Easter Bunny are free as well!
Kid’s coloring stations will be set up, and there will be random prize drawings for parents! While you’re there, check out our beautiful Easter sweets and gifts!
March 31st – All Day

McWane Science Center – The Great Egg Drop
Join us for an eggciting, eggstreme, hands-on fun eggstravaganza. Scramble over to the Science Center before Noon the Saturday before Easter. Take your egg to the flight prep area where Science Center staffers have lots of items and eggspertise to help you construct a vehicle that may or may not allow your egg to survive a two story fall!
DATE: Saturday, April 7
TIMES: Building from 10 AM – 11:45 AM, Egg drop at Noon
COST: Included in cost of admission to the museum, FREE for members

Crestwood Spring Festival -
Girls Inc., 5130 8th Court South, 35212
Come join us for our second annual Crestwood Spring Festival! Horse rides, bouncy castles, face painting, and many more activities – including live music by local musicians. We’ll provide FREE hotdogs, funnel cakes, and drinks. You feel free to bring a tasty side dish to share. Come hang out with neighbors and share some good food and good times.

Saturday March 31st – Noon


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  • Alison says:

    Also….Avondale UMC is hosting a great hunt Sunday, April 1st at 1:15pm. Picnic lunch at 12:15. All events happening at the newly renovated Avondale Park.

  • Ali says:

    TreeTop Family Adventure is having an egg hunt Saturday, April 7th at 11 am and 3 pm. There is no cost for the egg hunt. The Easter Bunny will also be visiting.
    TreeTop open Saturday at 10 am and closes at 9 pm
    1012 Dunnavant Valley Road (hwy 41)
    Birmingham, Al 35242


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