It’s that time of year again, when the Easter eggs get hidden and the youth of Whatcom County do their best to discover (and devour) them all.
Easter Fun Fair at North County Christ the King Church
North County Christ the King Church kicks off Easter week celebrations with its annual Fun Fair, with live music, crafts, wagon rides, a dunk tank, and much more. And don’t forget the prizes and candy. Free for the entire family, but geared toward kids ages 2-10.
Saturday, April 13th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
North County Christ the King Church
1835 Liberty Street in Lynden
Mount Baker Golden Egg Easter Egg Hunt
Head up to the mountain for the 19th annual Golden Easter Egg Hunt, with hunts divided into age groups from toddlers to adults. Kids ages 2 to 10 are free, but participants in the main hunt must have a valid lift ticket or season pass. More information found here.
Saturday, April 13th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Mount Baker Ski Area
Easter Egg Hunt in the Pool
This non-traditional egg hunt takes place in the pool! More information here. Cost: $6.00
Saturday, April 20th from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
1114 Potter Street in Bellingham
The Easter Bunny returns to Barkley Village this year, and he’ll be accompanied by Zig Zag & Ragz Z Clowns and a free glitter tattoo station by Glitt3r Lyfe. Two hunts are scheduled, both with a division for kids under 5 and another for kids ages 5-10. Make sure they bring their baskets!
Sunday, April 21 with egg hunts at 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Bellewood Acres Celebrates Easter Weekend
The celebration lasts all weekend long at Bellewood Acres! Tickets are $7 (adults are free!) and include live music (from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on both days), a photo with the Easter Bunny, animals to pet in the Farm Zoo, a fun tractor train ride out to the orchard, and of course eggs to collect at the egg hunt to receive prizes. Other activities include face painting, pony rides, and more.
Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
6140 Guide Meridian Road between Bellingham and Lynden
The Bellingham at Orchard Memory Care Easter Egg Hunt
The Bellingham at Orchard Memory Care holds its annual free Easter egg hunt for children ages 1-8, with face painting, balloon animals, and free treats and prizes.
Saturday, April 20 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
848 West Orchard Drive in Bellingham
Boundary Bay Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt
It’s become a family tradition for so many to hit Boundary Bay for its Easter egg brunch and hunt. Rain or shine, the crew will count down to the big search, and suggest folks plan to arrive a few minutes early. Reservations are recommended: call 360-647-5593.
Sunday, April 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (the hunt is at 11:00 a.m.)
1107 Railroad Avenue in Bellingham
The C Shop Annual Easter Hunt
The C Shop in Birch Bay opens during its off season for the week preceding Easter, selling popular chocolate bunnies and other sweets. It culminates in their annual Easter egg hunt, as well as complimentary horse carriage rides.
Saturday, April 20 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
4825 Alderson Road in Birch Bay
Enjoy a 5-course spring brunch at the Ciao Thyme Commons. Reserve your seats here.
Sunday, April 21 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
207 Unity Street in Bellingham
Lettered Streets Covenant Church Easter Egg Hunt
Join in the 11th annual Easter egg hunt at Lettered Streets Covenant Church with special hunts for toddlers, an 18-foot inflatable slide, face painting, free family photos, and more.
Fouts Park (H Street and Ellsworth) at 10:00 a.m. sharp.
R.B. Wick’s 2nd Annual Bellingham Easter Egg HuntMeet the man behind Bellingham’s treasure hunts with our recent feature, and then scour Bellingham during his second annual Easter egg hunt to unearth coins, cash and prizes stashed all around town. The top prize is $3,000 in cash!
Saturday, April 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Semiahmoo Easter Egg Hunt & Brunch Buffet
Semiahmoo Resort hosts the Easter Bunny and will serve up face painting for the kids, two egg hunts, live music with Chad Peterson, and a delicious buffet brunch. Easter egg hunts on the lawn at 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., with brunch from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Get more information and tickets here.
Sunday, April 21st
9565 Semiahmoo Parkway in Blaine
Sumas Easter Egg Hunt
The Easter Bunny will appear at Sumas City Park for the annual Easter egg hunt. Open to all kids up to age 12.
Saturday, April 20th at 11:00 a.m.
Twin Sisters Easter Egg Hunt
Twin Sisters Brewing Company is throwing its first Easter celebration with fun, family-friendly festivities in the beer garden. Hunts planned for all ages – and dogs can sniff out their own treats, as well! Other activities include face painting, balloon art, a photo booth, and more. Admission is free, and the event supports the Sunnyland PTA, which will be there accepting donations.
Saturday, April 20 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. See full schedule and hunt starting times, by age, here.
500 Carolina Street in Bellingham
Water’s Edge Church Easter Egg Hunt
Water’s Edge Church hosts its annual Birch Bay Easter egg hunt with more than a thousand eggs, special areas for big and little kids, candy bags for every child, and lots of fun. For more information, please call 360-389-3529, e-mail email@example.com, or visit www.watersedgewa.com.
Sunday, April 21st at noon.
Bay Horizon Park Activity Center
7511 Gemini Road in Birch Bay
Whatcom Foursquare Church Community Easter Egg Hunt
Rain or shine, Whatcom Foursquare Church invites the public to its Easter egg hunt for kids ages 0-12. Kids can gather 1,500 eggs – including several golden eggs with prizes – and there will be a petting zoo with lamb and baby sheep.
Saturday, April 20 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
2860 Northwest Drive in Bellingham
Whatcom New Life Assembly EGG-Stravaganza!Join Whatcom New Life Assembly for its annual EGG-Stravaganza, with thousands of candy-filled eggs and other giveaways. Children are divided into three age groups with staggered starting times. Pre-register here.
Saturday, April 20 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
2290 Main Street in Ferndale