Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, photos with the Main Bunny himself, Egg Hunts and more Easter fun in Tampa Bay. Read below to pick your event and ready, set.....go! 


Saturday, March 24 

Florida Aquarium

Meet the Easter Bunny and his animal friends when you attend breakfast at the Florida Aquarium and their annual Easter event! You’ll begin by enjoying a buffet breakfast with Mr. Bunny himself. Also on hand are trainers and educated staffers to help. They’ll be bringing some special animal guests for everyone to meet. You'll also be able to enjoy face painting and crafts for the whole family! The event runs 8-9:30, tickets can be purchased in advance.  


Visits & Photos, now through Saturday, March 31 at your local shopping mall during regular hours.

Children can visit the Easter Bunny at Westshore Plaza and receive a free activity book and crayons. 

International Plaza and Bay Street

International Plaza is also offering an eggcellent photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny in their Bunnyville area in center court. 

Don’t want to wait in line? Westfield Malls allow you to get a fast pass after you pay for your photos online first. Check it out!

Express Bunny Line at Westfield Citrus Park 

Express Bunny Line at Westfield Brandon 

Express Bunny Line at Westfield Countryside 

Meet the Easter Hedgehog?!

Visit your Ybor City Game Time and meet the Sonic Hedgehog on Saturday, March 31 starting at 10 a.m. You and your family can take a picture with Sonic in a fun and festive setting while the kids get a sweet surprise from Sonic's Easter Egg basket!


Saturday, March 31 

Jelly Bean Fling at the Pioneer Florida Museum and Village, Easter bonnet parade with Mr. Tommy after you get to make your own bonnet, an Easter egg hunt, barrel train rides, carnival games and more! 

Easter egg hunt at Avalon Park West in Wesley Chapel. This event is free and open to the public! It's a day filled with family fun, bounce houses, egg hunts and pictures with the Easter Bunny. 

Ruskin Market hosts Easter event including an Easter egg hunt with over 30 vendors. It's free for everyone! 

Plant City's Land of Delight Natural Farm is hosting an Easter egg hunt at 1:30 p.m. for ages 2-12. They'll have Merlin the pony and Callie the horse on hand, plus goats and cows too! Lot's of family fun with adorable animals that will be perfect picture opportunities! 

Glazer Children's Museum Easter Egg Hunt runs from 8-10 a.m. This annual event is a fun-filled morning of Easter egg hunting, meeting the Easter Bunny, and getting access to the museum. They will have lots of fun hunting for Easter eggs throughout the museum’s interactive exhibits, which they can explore all day after they hunt eggs. Admission is $12 per person, and GCM members are free. Be sure to bring your own basket and turn in your eggs for prizes after the egg hunt. Also, arrive a few minutes early to be checked in before the doors open at 8 a.m. 


Saturday, March 31

Humane Society Doggie Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny will be visiting the shelter to pose with pups and help them hunt for eggs! There will be egg hunts and crafts for two-legged kiddos too! The event runs 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Egg Hunt: $5 (includes Easter basket and admittance to one hunt), Photos: $10, Hunt & Photos with the Easter Bunny: $12. The doggie Easter Egg hunts are every half hour starting at 11:30 a.m. There will be first, second and third place prizes for the dogs who collect the most treats. Crafting stations will be set up for children in the Cat Lanai and Rabbit Resort.

Sunday, April 1

Pirate Water Taxi Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt  

On Easter Sunday, you'll be able to ride with E Bunny and search for hidden Easter eggs. Plans are still underway, so check back for more details before Easter Sunday! 

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