What’s on this Easter
Looking for something eggs-tra fun to do this Easter? Whether you’ll be out on the town sipping cocktails or hosting easter egg hunts with the kids, make the most of it with our top things to do.
The Giant Easter Walk in the Woods
Karaka, Auckland – Friday 10 April
The scary stuff has been packed away at Spookers to make way for fluffy Easter bunnies and delicious chocolate.
Easter Bunny Cake Class
Lower Hutt – Sunday 29 March
Impress all your visitors this Easter by learning to make a bunny themed cake.
The Great British Drag Off
Wellington – Thursday 9 April
All the way from the other side of the world, these drag performers are ready to show off their British talent (and humour) in the capital.
Howick Historical Village, Auckland – Sunday 12 April
Experience a vintage Easter this year with bunny trails through the village, egg and spoon races and colouring competitions. Find the hidden tokens and horseshoe to win the grand prize – a giant chocolate egg, of course.
The Hawke’s Bay Art Trail
Napier – Saturday 11 April
If you’re more into Picasso than Easter egg hunts, set out on the Hawke’s Bay Art Trail. Artists, designers and creatives have opened their doors to give you a rare glimpse of studio life. Enjoy demonstrations, workshops and pop-up galleries.
Easter Bunny Cruise
Whanganui –Sunday 12 April
Join the Easter bunny for a cruise down the river, complete with chocolate eggs of course.
Easter Bunny Hunt
Redwoods, Rotorua – Sunday 5 April
Send the kids on an Easter challenge in Whakarewarewa Forest, all in support of Lynmore Playcentre.
Eggstremely Chocolatey High Tea
Hotel DeBrett, Auckland – Monday 30 March
If you’re seeking something a little classier than marshmallow eggs and fuzzy bunnies this Easter, hop along to Hotel DeBrett. Enjoy vintage high tea with an Easter theme – kiwi nest pavlovas, choc-tails and the exclusive DeBretts golden easter egg. Children welcome.
Easter Singles Party
Remuera, Auckland – Sunday 12 April
Single and ready to mingle? Forget Tinder and meet the one the only fashioned way. The event can’t promise true love, but they can promise DJs, a dance floor to show off your moves, pizza and drinks. The perfect recipe for romance.