Birmingham Area Easter Egg Hunts, 2016

Hippity Hoppity Easter’s on it’s way.. and that means lots of Birmingham Area Easter Egg Hunts! Here’s a list of where you can find some egg-citing happenings around town! If you know of a hunt you’d like to see on our list, please email and let us know!

119/280 Area

Meadowbrook Baptist
March 18, 8pm Preteen Egg-streme Hunt –
March 19, 9am Easter Egg Hunt

Bold Springs Presbyterian Church
7544 Cahaba Valley Rd.
Bham AL 35242
2 miles east of 280 on 119, just across the Lake Purdy bridge.

Sat. March 26, 2016.


Avondale United Methodist Church
Join us in the Avondale Park Rose Garden for the annual community Easter egg hunt and cookout. Hamburgers and hotdogs will be served beginning at about 12:15. The official egg hunt kicks off at 12:45, Sunday March 20th.

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

All in the community are welcomed.


Caldwell Park
Give your kids a treat they will treasure! Join us on Saturday, March 26th at 11:30 am in Caldwell Park. There will be games for kids of all ages, a cake walk for grown-ups, and FREE PHOTOS with the Easter bunny. The event is FREE and open to the public. Sponsored by First Lutheran Church.
March 26th, 11:30am


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 March 19  & March 26, 2016 – 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM
Sunday March 20, 2016 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM
For more information or to purchase tickets visit their website

Calera First UMC
March 26th, 10am,
2 years-5th grade
Egg Hunt and Craft


Egg Hunt at 10a in the field across from The Emmet O’Neal Library – and BRING YOUR CAMERA! Easter Bunny will sit and pose for pictures after the hunt!
March, 19th

Susan G Komen Junior Board Easter Egg Hunt – Crestline Elementary
Activities, Snacks & Prizes
Donations Accepted
March 26th, 9am – 11am


Helena Amphitheatre
Saturday March 26th
First hunt to begin at 10am


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: Homewood Patriot Park

Date: Saturday, March 19th, 2016

Time: 11:00am

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


Alien Egg Hunt – Ultra Blast Laser Combat Center
FREE Alien Egg Hunt!!!!! Bring your basket for a fun, unique, “glow in the dark” Easter Egg Hunt experience. Stay after to play Laser Combat!

Please note: Egg hunt limited to the first 100 kids to arrive each day. Egg hunts will be held each day March 22, 23, and 24 at 5:00 PM. Any age child can participate, but ages will not be separated. Adults may accompany children under 5. Children participating must behave in a neighborly fashion. Laser Combat (not required for the egg hunt) is suitable for most children ages 5 and up. Younger children can play with an adult.


Oak Mountain State Park
9th Annual Easter Egg Hunt!
March 26th, 2016 from 10a.m. until 2p.m.

  • 4 hunts – 10:15 & 12:15 for ages 5 & under and 11:15 & 1:15 for ages 6 & up
  • Easter Bunny
  • Hayrides
  • and More!

Park admission applies.

North Shelby Library
Bring your Easter basket and hop on over to the library to join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt! Babies up to 3 year 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. Join us for refreshments and special prizes! No Registration is required.
Saturday, March 26th, 9:30am – 10:30am


GIANT Easter Egg Hunt – Solid Rock Church
March 26th, 10am

45,000 Eggs (each one has a piece of candy in it)
20+ Free Bikes will be won
Thousands of smaller prizes
Four different age egg hunts
0-1, 2-3, 4-7, 8-12
Cash Prizes for Teens & Adults
Children’s Stage (fun and activities)
Main Stage (teen dramas and presentation)
Concession Stand open for food purchase
Dramatic Presentation of the Gospel
Gates open at 10:00 AM for registration


Flashlight Egg Hunt – Trussville Civic Center Soccer Field
Hunt begins at dark. Don’t forget your flashlights and baskets. Ages 2-8, candy and toy filled eggs. Easter Bunny, CupCake Walk, Sparky the Dog and more!
March 19th, 6:30pm


Eggapalooza – Vincent Elementary School
Saturday March 26th, registration at 10am

Kids pre K – 5th grade are welcome to participate. Huge prizes to giveaway! Free cotton candy and popcorn! Easter Bunny, Inflatables, balloons, face painting and more!

*Please note that these dates and hunts are subject to change or cancellation without notice to We will do our best to update any changes we learn about in advance. If the weather is ify, it’s best to double check before heading out.


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