Birmingham Area Easter Egg Hunts

Birmingham Area Easter Egg hunts are kicking off soon! Grab your baskets and make a plan to attend your favorite hunt! Lots to choose from in and around the Birmingham Area!

Easter Egg Hunts in Birmingham

119/280 Area

Meadowbrook Baptist
April 7th, 8-9:30pm Preteen Egg-streme Hunt – Lower Parking Lot
April 8th, 9-11am Easter Egg Hunt – Lower Parking Lot

Ultra Blast Laser Combat Center
The Ultra Blast Alien Egg Hunt is Back! 2 Days, Wednesday April 12th at 5:30 PM and Thursday April 14th at 5:30 PM! Limited space available. Please let us know how many kids you’re bringing.


Avondale United Methodist Church
Join us in the Avondale Park Rose Garden for the annual community Easter egg hunt and cookout. The fun kicks off at 12:30, Sunday April 9th.

The rose garden is on 40th Street, behind Avondale library.

All in the community are welcomed.


Birmingham Zoo

Hop on over to Birmingham’s biggest Easter Egg Hunt – Eggstravaganza at the Birmingham Zoo! Join the Easter Bunny and his friends during this rain or shine event that is sure to be fun for the whole family! The children’s egg hunts are free for members and included in admission for non-members. The Adult egg hunt is $20 to enter, but participants are guaranteed a prize valued at $50 or more! Adult egg hunt has limited spots.
Egg Hunt Schedule:

Saturday, April 15th

10am-10:30am – Ages 0-5
11am-11:30am – Ages 6-12
11:45am – Adult egg hunt ($20 entry fee)
12:30pm-1pm – Ages 0-5
1:30 – 2pm – Ages 6-12


*All eggs are empty. For children’s hunts, collect 10 eggs and turn them in at the redemption station for your prizes. For adult hunt, select one egg with a number to find out your prize (valued at $50 or more!)

Railroad Park, Hosted by Highlands UMC
Saturday, April 8,  Easter Egg Hunt and fun together with the Highlands United Methodist family and larger Birmingham community.  Games and activities will begin at 9:30 a.m.  Egg Hunt will begin promptly at 10!

UAB Football Dragon Egg Hunt
Join the UAB football team as it hosts Birmingham’s first Dragon Egg Hunt on the UAB Campus Green this Saturday, April 8. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the egg hunt starts at 9 a.m.

The Campus Green will be covered with 2,017 eggs, which includes 100 special golden eggs with special prizes inside. Children ages 12 and under are invited to participate in the egg hunt and all ages are welcomed to enjoy in the fun.

In addition to the egg hunt, children can have their face painted, visit with Blaze, and take photos with UAB Football players and staff. There will also be giveaways, including two UAB Football VIP packages, inflatables and more.  Event is free!


Cottontail Express – Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum
Hop aboard the Cottontail Express for a ride to Peter Cottontail’s meadow! Join in the fun at the meadow as we hunt for Easter eggs. A bounce house, temporary tattoos, coloring station, and a sandbox provide lots of family fun.  Bring your camera to take photos with Peter Cottontail!

Upgrade to a caboose ticket or locomotive ticket for a memorable experience and get an up close look at railroad operations!

The Cottontail Express train ride takes approximately 1 ½  hours including train ride and meadow activities. Please arrive 1 hour prior to your departure time to pick up your tickets at the Calera Depot, use the restrooms at the Gift Shop, and to get in line at your boarding location.

Make sure to visit the exhibits in our Depot Museum, our collection of railroad equipment in Clark Yard, our working Signal Garden, and our Gift Shop!

Train Rides:

Saturdays April 8, 15, 2017 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM
Sunday April 9, 2017 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM

For more information or to purchase tickets visit their website

Calera First UMC
Sunday April 16th, 10am,


Emmet O’ Neal Library Lawn
Bring your friends and family to hunt for Easter eggs! The Easter Bunny will make an appearance and sit for pictures after the hunt. This event will be April 15 starting at 10 AM on the lawn across from Emmet ONeal Library. You do not want to miss out on the fun!


Helena Amphitheatre
Saturday April 15th, 2017
9am – 12pm

Age  0-2   9:00am-10:00am
Age 3-5    10:00am-11:00am
Age 6-8    11:00am-12:00pm

Easter Bunny Inflatables, Face Painting and Games! Each child that finds the Golden Egg, will receive a prize.


Homewood Park
The Homewood Easter Egg Hunt is for toddlers up to ten years of age. Children will hunt for eggs with children of their own age group. There is also a section for children with special needs.

Location: West Homewood Park

Date: Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Age Groups and Times:

1-2 years: 6:30pm – Daylight Hunt
3-4 years: 6:30pm – Daylight Hunt
5-6 years: 7:00pm – Sunset Hunt
7-8 years: 7:20pm – Bring your flashlight
9-11 years: 7:20pm – Bring your flashlight

Don’t be late as it does not take long for all of the eggs to disappear!

Kulture City Eggstrvaganza at Homewood Library
Kulture City is excited to host our 2017 Eggstravaganza with the Homewood Public LIbrary. Come out and enjoy an indoor sensory friendly egg hunt with Kulture City! Sensory activities, games, and goodies will be available! Enjoy family fun in a safe and sensory friendly atmosphere for your children. Tickets are limited in order to keep this event sensory friendly. You can purchase your tickets at:

April 9th
2pm – 4pm

Trinity West Homewood Oakmont Campus
Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! We will have our hunt with 5000 eggs, a bouncy house, petting zoo, and crafts. We will provide complimentary kids’ cups of Magic City Sweet Ice, too! There’s something for all ages!
Saturday, April 8th 10am – 12pm


Bluff Park Community Egg Hunt
Calling all kids 4th grade and under. Bluff Park UMC is hosting our annual Community Easter Egg Hunt and Breakfast on April 8th.

Breakfast and registration for the egg hunt begin at 9:00 am and registration closes promptly at 9:45 am. The egg hunt follows at 10:00 am.

The Easter Bunny will be on hand for pictures. The event takes place, rain or shine.


Oak Mountain State Park
Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Spring Market
April 1st, 2017 from 10am – 4pm

6 hunts over 10,000 Eggs! Bring your Basket!
$15 Entry per car (9am – 12pm)

Easter Bunny, Hayrides, Raffle, Food, Music Educational Programs and More!

North Shelby Library
Grab your Easter basket and hop on over to the library for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! Babies through 3-yeard-old will hunt eggs in the Meeting Room beginning at 9:30. Kids 4 and up will hunt eggs in the Children’s Department beginning at 10:00. No Registration is required.


If you’re hosting a hunt or know of one we don’t have on our list, message us and we’ll be glad to get it added!

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