Ultimate Guide to Easter Egg Hunts & Activities Around Columbia 2022

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From Easter egg hunts to visits with the bunny, there’s plenty of holiday fun happening around the Midlands! So grab your basket and go explore the best Columbia has to offer!

Easter Bunny Pictures at Columbiana Centre

Friday, March 25 – Friday, April 15 (Monday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.) – Columbiana Centre (Columbia) – Prices vary. Join us for egg-citing moments with your little ones and The Bunny! Reservations are preferred but walk-in visits are welcomed as space permits. Reserve your spot here

Cottontail Festival

Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – North Springs Park (Northeast Columbia) – Free. Cottontail is back and will be better than ever! Featuring multiple egg hunts, food, games and more, this is an event the whole family won’t want to miss.

Spring EGGGStravaganza! Shred event, egg hunt, Coffee and more!!

Saturday, April 2, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. – The Carolina Results Team – Keller Williams (Columbia) – Free. All ages welcome to partake in the fun. Bring your friends, children, grandchildren, and more! Featuring photos with the Easter Bunny, Pelican Snoballs, Easter Egg Hunts, Prizes and so much more!

April Spring Fling

Saturday, April 2, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Horse Sense Tack & Feed (Lexington) – Join us for our 2nd annual April Spring Fling! This month features 25 amazingly talented handcrafted vendors, a food truck, music by DJ Reggie, the Easter Bunny, and games for the kids! You won’t want to miss it!

Easter Eggstravganza

Saturday, April 2, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Mt. Herman Lutheran Church (West Columbia) – Lots of activities available throughout the day including an Easter egg hunt, rock painting, and egg dyeing. Lunch will be provided.

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 2, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. – Citadel Park (Columbia) – Join The Harmon Realty Group for a fun afternoon of egg hunting and family photos! Drop in anytime between 2 p.m. – 4 p.m for photos, Easter egg hunt starts at 3 p.m.

Adult Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 2, 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. – Clinton Sease Farm (Lexington) – $50. Includes 2 alcoholic beverages, heavy hors d’oeuvres, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, pre-hunt games to win small prizes and an egg hunt and raffle-style drawings for cash and prizes. Life music by DJ Charlie Brown. Don’t forget: Bring your own basket and flashlight! Reserve your tickets online.

Hello Spring Party

Sunday, April 3, 11:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Riverbend Community Church (Lexington) – Free. Please join us for our Hello Spring Party! We will be hosting a free lunch with an easter egg hunt, face paint, snow cones, and a silent auction to support our youth ministry. 

Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 3, 3 p.m. – Shandon United Methodist Church (Downtown Columbia) – Free. Outside Easter egg hunt, crafts, and Bible story. Don’t forget to bring your Easter basket with you. Registration on our website is REQUIRED.

Easter at the Farm

Sunday, April 3, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. – The Farm at Ridgeway (Ridgeway) – Join us for a family-fun Easter celebration at the Farm! We will have Easter egg hunts with prizes, an Easter photo booth, crafts, games, and live music with the Blue Iguanas!

Easter Carnival and Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 3, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m. – Cherokee Presbyterian Church (Gilbert) – Free. Join us for some spring fun as we celebrate the Easter season with a carnival and egg hunt. As usual we will have the following: egg hunt, bouncy house, karaoke, carnival foods, carnival games, crafts, photo booth, energizers, and more! Great for kids of all ages and their families! The egg hunt will take place at 4:30 p.m. Rain plan – we will move indoors.

EGG-cessible Egg Hunt

Friday, April 8, 6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Leo’s Landing Inclusive Playground (Irmo) – Free. All ages. The event is open to people of all ages with mental and/or physical disabilities. Participants will need to bring their own basket to collect eggs. Masks are required. Pre-registration is also required.

Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 9, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Second Wave Coffee and Books (Lexington) – $5. Multiple egg hunt locations divided up by age groups. Stick around for prizes, music, Easter mimosas and a good time! Special appearance by the Easter Bunny! Bring your own basket. Purchase tickets here

Walkthrough Easter Egg Hunt 

Saturday, April 9, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. – North Point Community Church (Northeast Columbia) – Free. Our Walkthrough Easter Egg Hunt is a twist on an old favorite! We’ll have all the fun of a church carnival & a scavenger hunt in one event. This unique event is going to be blast for all ages!

Cayce’s Best Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 9, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Cayce’s Best Summer Camp & After School (Cayce) – Free. Who loves games, prizes, basket contest, and Easter Eggs?? WE DO!!!! Please bring one bag of individually wrapped candy per child. Register to save your child’s spot in all of the fun!

Easter Egg Hunt at Fire Barrel Farm

Saturday, April 9, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. – Fire Barrel Farm (Swansea) – $8/child. All ages are invited to join in on a fun day looking for eggs. The Easter Bunny will hop out to see everyone and will be available for pictures bring your camera. Other activities will be egg dying and pin the tail on the rabbit. Each child will receive an Easter basket of their choice for gathering eggs. RSVP details on their Facebook Event Page

Easter Bunny Eggspress

Saturday, April 9 and Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (train departs on the hour) – SC Railroad Museum (Winsborro) – Ticket prices vary. Ride the train through the countryside of Fairfield County to meet the Easter Bunny at our Greenbriar event area. There will be games, crafts, a visit with the Easter Bunny and more. Reserve tickets here

Saluda Shoals Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 9, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. – Fields at Saluda Shoals Park (Irmo) – $5 per child. Join us at the Fields at Saluda Shoals Park for an Egg Hunt. Children will be divided by age. Food trucks and vendors will be available from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please remember to bring a basket for your eggs. Pre-registration is required by Friday, April 1 or until full.

Easter FUNday in Springdale

Saturday, April 9, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. – Platt Springs United Methodist Church (West Columbia) – Come out and enjoy FREE games, crafts, bounce house, playground, food and of course… EASTER EGG HUNT!

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 9, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. – GraceChurch of Columbia (Columbia) – Easter Egg Hunt & Block Party – Everyone welcome!

Kid’s Night with the Easter Bunny!

Tuesday, April 12, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. – East Bay Deli (Northeast Columbia) – Meet the Easter Bunny, receive a surprise Easter egg, and color fun Easter pictures. Parents, you get one free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult meal! Available for dine in or take out orders.

Toddler & Special Friends Egg Hunt

Tuesday, April 12, 6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Melvin Park (Downtown Columbia) – $3 per child advance; $5 per child day of event.  This year there will be more than lots of eggs filled with healthy and age-appropriate treats to find! Please bring a basket. Designed for toddlers ages four (4) and under and young children with developmental delays. This event will be held rain or shine. Registration the day of the event will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the hunt will start promptly at 6:00 p.m. Pre-register here

Easter Egg Hunt

Wednesday, April 13, 5 p.m. – Columbia College (Downtown Columbia) – Join us for our Annual Easter Egg Hunt. RSVP: [email protected].

Kid’s Night with the Easter Bunny!

Wednesday, April 13, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. – East Bay Deli (West Columbia) – Meet the Easter Bunny, receive a surprise Easter egg, and color fun Easter pictures. Parents, you get one free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult meal! Available for dine in or take out orders.

Flashlight Egg Hunt

Thursday, April 14, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Melvin Park (Downtown Columbia) – $3 per child in advance/$5 per child the day of. Ages 1-12. It’s time for our Annual Flashlight Egg Hunt. This year there will be more than 10,000 eggs to find! Bring your flashlight and basket. This event will be held rain or shine. Register here

Good Friday Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 15, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Clinton Sease Farm (Lexington) – $18. Tickets include hay ride, cow train, bubble mania, playgrounds, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, and prizes. Bring a basket or bag to collect your eggs. Reserve your tickets online.

Easter Dash 5k and Cottontail Youth Fun Run

Saturday, April 16, 8:30 a.m. – Corner of Trenholm Rd and 4801 Forest Drive (Downtown Columbia) – The 5k will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the Cottontail Youth Fun Run will begin at 9:15 a.m.

Community Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. – Providence Presbyterian Chruch (West Columbia) – The Hunt is On! Please join us for fun, games, and of course an egg hunt! Don’t forget your basket!

Peep-A-Palooza

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – Irmo Church of God (Irmo) – Peep-A-Palooza is back!! Come join us for Peep Races, Peep Earing Contest, Peep Toss, an Egg Hunt for all ages (Yes, teens and adults too) and more! 

Kids Easter Terrarium

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. – PlantHouse (Columbia) – $15. Ages 6+. Our Kids Easter workshop is the perfect activity for the whole family! Our crew will walk guests through the steps on creating a one-of-a-kind 4″ terrarium that can hang or can sit on a table (bottom is flat). Featuring an air plant and your choice of decor and made complete with Easter decor, this workshop is sure to be a hit! Tickets only required for guests building a terrarium. Guests supervising are not required to purchase a ticket.

Children’s Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church (West Columbia) – Mt. Tabor’s Annual Children’s Easter Egg Hunt is an event open to all children Nursery to 5th Grade. Please bring a basket without grass and come join us for snacks, story time, crafts, and of course an egg hunt or two!

Easter Eggstravaganza

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Grace Point Church (Irmo) – There will be an Easter Egg Hunt, fun Games, Bible Lessons, Crafts, Prizes, and tons of Candy! Feel free to bring your friends and family. 

Community Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. – Life Springs Worship Center (Lexington) – Free. There will be Food, Games, Candy, and More! 

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. – North Trenholm Baptist Church (Columbia) – Bring your running shoes and Easter baskets and get ready to pick up some eggs! We will have a wide range of food trucks available, from seafood to wings to smoothies and Pelicans SnoBalls! 

Pet Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. – Modern Companion (Chapin) – Free. We will be hiding eggs all around the store front with prizes in the eggs ranging from some yummy treats to discounts! Bring your pet in and have them “find” their own easter egg.

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Pilgram Lutheran Church (Lexington) – Easter Egg Hunts for different ages, games/crafts, hotdog lunch & much more! This is a rain or shine event, so come out and enjoy the fun!

Easter Eggstravaganza

Saturday, April 16, 11 a.m. – Roy Lynch Park (Downtown Columbia) – We have Easter eggs for the kids, goodie bags with candy, and free food. This is a community event, so invite your family and friends. 

Easter Eggstravaganza

Saturday, April 16, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Doko Meadows Park (Blythewood) – Thousands of Easter eggs for the kids, goodie bags with candy, and BBQ sandwiches. This is a community event, so invite your family and friends.

Family Fun Day

Saturday, April 16, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Lexington Church of God (Lexington) – Free. Prizes, food, games, egg hunt, inflatables. 

Timberland Place Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 16, 11:30 a.m. – Timberland Place (Lexington) – Hop on over for some fun! We’ll look for eggs until we’re done! After we’ve found them, grab a seat and plant your feet for a crafty fun painting treat.

Easter Karaoke Party at Beef’s!

Saturday, April 16, 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. – Beef O’Brady’s (Northeast) – Come celebrate Easter with a little Karaoke! Bring the kids and enjoy some great food, some Kid-friendly Karaoke and a visit from The Easter Bunny!

Easter at St. Michael’s

Sunday, April 17, 9:30 a.m. – St. Michael and All Angels’ Episcopal Church (Columbia) – Join us in celebration of the resurrection of our Lord! We will enjoy breakfast together at 9:30 a.m. Festival Eucharist will begin at 10:30 a.m., followed by our annual Easter Egg Hunt! All are welcome!

Easter Sunday Family Brunch

Sunday, April 17, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Saluda Shoals Park (Columbia) – Enjoy brunch with your family in beautiful Saluda Shoals Park! We’ve got plenty of activities planned for the whole family to enjoy! Easter Egg hunt, games, live music, shopping, and more!

Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 17, 10:30 a.m. – Family Worship Center (Northeast) – We’ll have thousands of Easter Eggs filled with candy and your kids will have a blast playing on our bounce house and enjoying other Easter activities!

Easter Carnival

Sunday, April 17, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Taylor Plantation (Lexington) – Bring the whole family. There will be free food, entertainment, and prizes. A special prize egg will be hidden for a grand prize, but other prizes will be available at a variety of games.

Easter Crabfest & Egg Hunt

Sunday, April 17, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. – Swamp Cabbage Brewing Company (Columbia) – Join us for our Annual Easter Crabfest and Egg Hunt

Do you know of an Egg Hunt or Easter event around town that’s not listed? Comment below and tell us about it! We’ll add it to the list!

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  1. Lexington is doing an egg hunt of sorts where you visit different parks / landmarks and match the egg display that they have at each.
    It’s on the front page of the town of Lexington website.

  2. Easter Egg Hunt and Spring Fling at North Trenholm Baptist Church(Forest Acres)
    April 16 at 10 AM-12 pm, bring your running shoes and Easter baskets and get ready to pick up some eggs! We will have a wide range of food trucks available for purchase, from seafood to wings to smoothies and Pelicans SnoBalls! And we will have bounce houses, games, giveaways and more! This is a free community event.

  3. Fresh Church is having Easter @ Fresh! Saturday, April 16 at 11am. Egg Hunt, the Easter Bunny, Family photo area, yummy snacks, and more!
    1022 Forrest Shealy Road Chapin, SC 29036
    Between Lake Murray Elementary and Johnson Marina Road.

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