Mary Sue Candies Bunny BonanZOO
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Easter Events

Here comes Peter Cotton Tail!

Mary Sue Candies Bunny BonanZOO
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Peter Cottontail is hopping down the bunny trail, and Maryland is ready to welcome him with some great Easter celebrations throughout the state. Here is a listing of egg hunts, bunny breakfasts, and more...

PEEPShow Carroll Arts Center Westminster
Carroll County Arts Council

PEEPshow is an Easter tradition in Maryland. "A Display of Marshmallow Masterpieces" with more than 150 sculptures, dioramas, graphic arts, oversized characters and mosaics created and inspired by PEEPS®. The sweet Maryland event attracts thousands.

Bunny Train
Easter bunny on a train
Randy Serba / Visit Frederick

Visit with the Easter Bunny on the Walkersville Southern Railroad train. Bunny will give each child an Easter gift. Enjoy juice and Uncle Ralph's cookies in the museum after the ride. Reservations required.

Easter Egg Hunts at Green Meadows Farm
Easter Fun
Green Meadows Farm

Enjoy egg hunts at the farm; there will be three hunts daily. Please sign up 30 minutes before hunts; note - the last admission is at 4pm. Admission includes free Easter egg hunt and petting farm.

Discovering Archaeology Day and Egg Hunt
St. Leonard
An archeologist at a dig
Courtesy of JPPM

Experience, discover, learn, and have fun while exploring the "what, where, and how's" of archaeology at Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum (JPPM). Demonstrations, tours, and activities for budding archaeologists of any age. Come for Discovering Archaeology Day and stay for the free Egg Hunt.

Carroll County Farmers' Market Easter Show
Decorated Easter Eggs
Carroll County Farmers Market

Bring your cameras for free pictures with the Easter Bunny. Nearly 100 local area vendors will offer fresh eggs, organic meats, home-baked goods, gourmet foods, candy, honey, nuts, seasonal plants, decorations and handmade quality crafts at the Carroll County Agriculture Center.

Breakfast with Bunny & Bunny BonanZoo
Mary Sue Candies Bunny BonanZOO
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

This annual family tradition features games, activities, crafts, live entertainment, and non-stop egg hunts! Plus, don’t miss a full schedule of animal enrichment where our animals will get some sweet Easter treats of their own! It’s a fun (and wild) way to celebrate the spring season. Bunny BonanZoo is a rain or shine event and is free with Zoo admission or membership.


Spring Eggstravagana
2 baby kids
2 Kids Farm

This spring festival will be a Easter paradise where children are welcome to meet the Easter Bunny and families can relax and listen to music, enjoy local food, snacks and brew. There will be craft stations, hayrides, an egg hunt, story time, games, animal friends -- lots to enjoy at 2 Kids Farm.