While there are plenty of cool Easter events and activities all over the five boroughs, don’t leave the Bronx off of your itinerary.
BronxMama has discovered the following Easter related events for this month. Check them out! If you know of any other Easter events taking place in the Bronx, please let us know!
Easter Egg Hunt at Bartow Pell Mansion Saturday April 16th-10:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
This is one day when it’s okay to put all your eggs in one basket! Children 2 – 12 hunt for eggs in the formal garden, tap their talent at arts and crafts tables, and have their photo taken with the Easter Bunny. Please bring your own basket. Light refreshments offered. Registration is requested. The rain date is Sunday, April 17, 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Cost children 2 – 12 $12; members $10
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park) 895 Shore Road, Bronx
3D Easter Adventure at Toys R Us
Toys R Us will be having a 3D Easter Adventure at their stores this Saturday, April 16th from 12-2 pm. BronxMama confirmed the event at both Bronx locations:
Bruckner Shopping Center Toys R Us
970 WHITE PLAINS ROADBRONX NY 10473
Bay Plaza Toys R Us
350 BAY CHESTER AVENUEBAY PLAZABRONX NY 10475
Easter Arts & Crafts-Van Cortlandt Library Branch-April 20th-3:30 pm
For ages 5 to 12 years. Celebrate Easter and make an adorable bunny masks.
3874 Sedgwick Avenue [south of Mosholu Parkway]
Bronx, NY 10463
To see if your local library is having an Easter related event, visit nypl.org
Easter Crafts at the NYPL-Kingsbridge Branch-April 21st 4 pm
280 West 231st Street
New York, NY
Easter Event at the Hunts Point Recreation Center Saturday, April 23, 2011-1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
FREE Children and families will experience high energy fun. They will participate in arts and crafts projects like making bunny masks to be worn during the event. They will compete in contests such as the bunny hop, sack races, and egg/spoon races. Prizes will be raffled off.
Hunts Point Recreation Center
765 Manida Street, Bronx
Music Inspired by Easter and Passover by members of the Bronx Symphony Orchestra with other Bronx Musicians-Bronx Library Center-April 23, 2011, 2:30 p.m
A string orchestra concert by members of the Bronx Symphony Orchestra with other Bronx musicians conducted by Joe Sherman. Music that is inspired by Easter and Passover will be performed, including excerpts from Messiah and Israel in Egypt by Handel along with more contemporary selections.
310 East Kingsbridge Road [at Briggs Avenue]
Bronx, NY 10458