Only 5 days remain until Easter Sunday! If you’ve yet to plan anything for the upcoming holiday, be sure to check out our list of Easter events in Orange County 2017 for an extensive list of events for the entire family to enjoy!
Easter Eggstravaganza with Irvine Regional Railroad
Two weeks of Easter celebrations with daily egg hunts, visits from the Easter Bunny, a moon bounce, train rides, cookie decorating and more. Each individual activity requires a ticket. The park will be open with regular park activities on Sunday, but the Easter activities will not be available.
When: March 25 – April 15, 2017, 10 am – 4 pm weekdays, 10 am – 6 pm weekends
Where: Irvine Regional Park, 1 Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA 92869
Cost: $5 per activity ticket, 15 for $60.
$10 Bunny photos, sign up for newsletter to receive coupons
Parking: $3 weekdays, $5 weekends
Ostermarkt Easter Bazaar and Easter Brunch at the Phoenix Club
A German-themed Easter bazaar with springtime vendors and German food will be held the weekend before Easter.
When: Market April 9, 2017, 11 am – 4 pm; Easter Brunch April 16, 2017, seatings at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm
Where: 1340 Sanderson Ave, Anaheim, CA 92806
Cost: Market – Free, Easter Champagne Brunch $32.25 adult, $13.95 children under 10 (includes tax and service charge)
Celebrate Easter at Pretend City in Irvine
Kids learn about Easter through games and activities including egg hunting on a family fitness scavenger hunt, egg decorating, music and movement, and a meet and greet with Mr. Bunny.
When: Saturday,April 15, 2017, 11 am – 3 pm
Where: Pretend City, 29 Hubble, Irvine, CA 92618
Cost: $12.50 per person over 1 year old. $3 off for military families.
Easter Festival and Food Truck Brunch at the Orange County Marketplace
A treasure hunt, a puppet show, free face painting and free Bunny photos with your own camera at this annual event.
When: Saturday,April 15, 2017, 9:30 am-2:30 pm (to be confirmed)
Where: Orange County Market Place, 88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa, CA
Cost: $2 or Free with coupon on the website, kids under 12 are free without a coupon
Info: www.ocmarketplace.com, (949) 723-6616
Easter Festival at Anaheim Marketplace
Family Easter celebration with an egg hunt, Easter Bunny, coloring contest, games and more.
When: Sunday, April 16, 2017, 12-4 pm
Where: Anaheim Marketplace, 1440 South Anaheim Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92805
Info: Tickets at Eventbrite
Easter Sunrise Service at Vista Hermosa Sports Park in San Clemente
Sunrise service hosted by six churches working together as One Church of San Clemente. Bring your own chair and a blanket.
When: Sunday, April 16, 2017, 6:30 am-7:45 am
Where: 987 Avenida Vista Hermosa, San Clemente, CA 92673
Info: Tickets at Eventbrite
Calvary Chapel Easter Sunrise Service at Pacific Amphitheatre
Sunrise service hosted by Costa Mesa Calvary Chapel. Bring a blanket.
When: April 16, 2017, 6:00 am
Where: Pacific Amphitheatre at the OC Fair and Events Center, 100 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA
Info: easter.cccm.com, ocfair.com
Easter Champagne Brunch on a Hornblower Cruise from Newport Beach
A 2-hour brunch buffet cruise with free-flowing champagne, live entertainment and photo ops with the Easter Bunny.
When: April 16, 2017, Three boardings at 9:30 and 10:00 am, and 2 pm.
Where: Hornblower Cruises, Newport Beach
Cost: $68.95 13 and up, $41.37 4-12, free for 4 and under. $6 discount for Seniors/Military
Note: Additional departures from Marina del Rey
Easter Brunch at Newport Dunes
Newport Dunes will be serving an Easter Brunch Buffet in their waterfront Back Bay Bistro on Newport Back Bay with a crab cake station, seafood station, smoked fish station, hot grill, carving station and more.
When: April 16, 2017, 9 am – 2 pm (
Where: Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort, 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660
Cost: $79 Adults 13 and up, $38 children 12 and under.
Info: www.newportdunes.com/back-bay-bistro, (949) 729-1144
Pet-Friendly Easter Brunch with RUFF at Tivoli Too
Sociable pets are welcome at the brunch to benefit RUFF, Rescuing Unwanted Furry Friends. The champagne brunch with live entertainment will take place at the outdoor Tivoli Too restaurant in Laguna Beach.
When: April 16, 2017, 11 am – 1:30 pm
Where: Tivoli Too! 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA
Cost: $45 adults 12 and up, $15 children under 12
Info: www.ruffrescue.org, 949-494-6044