Photo by Gabe Pierce

Sacramento is Hoppin' with Fun

Spring has arrived and no matter how you prefer to celebrate it, you’re sure to have an egg-celent time doing so in Sacramento. Whether an egg hunt for your little bunny is on your list…

Spring has arrived and no matter how you prefer to celebrate it, you’re sure to have an egg-celent time doing so in Sacramento.

Whether an egg hunt for your little bunny is on your list or an Easter brunch with your partner, Sacramento365 has rounded up some hoppin’ must-do’s that are sure to please all the peeps in your life.

Kid-Approved Fun

Easter Egg Express
River Fox Train

Through April 4 | Few Spots Still Available

Celebrate Easter on an unforgettable train ride and visit to our private river-side park and boarding station. Kids will decorate their own Easter Egg bag, there will be games for them to play, an Easter Egg hunt and other surprises!

Breakfast with the Bunny Drive-Through
Elk Grove Regional Park
April 3 |Sat 8am, 9am & 10am

Join the Pride of Laguna Creek Lions for their Drive-Through Breakfast with the Bunny event. The menu includes pancakes, sausage and fruit. Each child will also receive a goody bag upon arrival! The Bunny will be there for smiles and waves, but for safety, everyone will need to stay inside their vehicles.

Air Park Eggstravaganza
Aerospace Museum of California
April 3 | Sat 10am-2pm

Looking for fun family activities this Easter? Head to the Aerospace Museum of California for the Air Park Eggstravaganza! Held in its huge outdoor museum air park, guests can enjoy physically distanced treat stations, activities, and games for the whole family.

Bunny Trail to Easter Eggstravaganza
Phoenix Park
April 3 | Sat 10am-2pm

Bring your basket and hop along the Bunny Trail to an Easter Eggstravaganza! Children and their families will collect Easter eggs, take-home craft projects, play carnival games, and end with a socially distant Easter Bunny photo. Be sure to keep a look out for golden eggs hidden along the trail for a special prize.

Spring Fun Days at Fairytale Town
Fairytale Town
April 3 & 4 | Sat & Sun 10am-2pm

Join Fairytale Town for themed grab-and-go crafts, a family scavenger hunt and a socially distance photo with Peter Rabbit. Each young guest will receive a treat bag. Don’t miss out on this hoppin’ good time!

Easter Egg Drop
Bradley Ranch Winery
April 3 | Sat 11am-3pm

Come to Bradley Ranch Winery for their 1st annual Easter Egg Hunt. This COVID compliant event will include an egg hunt with others in your child’s age group, Easter bunny photos, food trucks, wine and more. Gates open at 10am and the egg hunts begin at 11am.

Easter Bunny Photos
Madison Marketplace Fair Oaks
April 3 | Sat 1pm-4pm

Come and get your free photo with the Easter bunny in this socially distant event. Kids will receive free Easter treat bags while supplies last. Photos will be uploaded to Facebook and an email with your photos will also be sent. Don’t miss out on this holiday tradition. Reserve your time slot today.

Spring Egg-Stravaganza
Effie Yeaw Nature Center (Inside Ancil Hoffman Park)
April 13-18 | Tues-Sun 2:30pm

Join Effie Yeaw Nature Center for a program that celebrates animals that hatch from eggs! Egg-xamine nests and egg collections and meet some animal ambassadors who are egg-sperts on eggs. This family-friendly event is consistent with Effie Yeaw’s goals of educating and inspiring the community.

Photo courtesy of Seasons 5

Easter Brunch Ideas

Easter Brunch at Home
Selland’s Market Café
Order by March 30 | Pick up by appointment on April 3

Want to enjoy Easter Brunch without all the work? Order from Selland’s Market Café for an eggs-tra special meal of honey glazed ham, quiche, roasted asparagus, and house-made biscuits. Items are pre-cooked and ready to heat, ensuring that your time is spent with family and not cooking over a hot stove.

Easter Brunch at The Firehouse Restaurant
The Firehouse Restaurant
April 4 | Sun 9:30am-3:30pm

The Firehouse Restaurant is now accepting reservations for Easter Sunday. Enjoy their special three-course brunch menu of Crab Cake Eggs Benedict, Double R Ranch New York Steak & Eggs, Brown Butter-Cream Cheese Carrot Cake and more. Be sure to get your reservation now before they are fully booked.

Easter Brunch at Seasons 52
Seasons 52
April 4 | Sun 10am-2pm (Pre-ordered to-go boxes pick up on April 2nd or 3rd)

Join Seasons 52 in their dining room on Easter Sunday for a springtime celebration brunch. Not quite ready to dine inside? No problem! Bring the celebration home with their Easter Green Box to-go. With Apricot-glazed spiral ham, roasted French green beans and sweet potato mash on the menu, you won’t be disappointed with your meal whether you eat inside the restaurant or at your own dining room table.

And for even more hopping fun, visit Sacramento365’s Holiday Events page here.