This is it -- the ULTIMATE guide to all the Easter fun happening in the DMV this weekend!
Easter weekend is finally upon us, so prepare to celebrate! There are Easter egg hunts and Easter celebrations galore, so check out the comprehensive list we've compiled for you this week!
Here’s your DMV weekend roundup for Friday, April 19, through Sunday, April 21.
Annual Easter Egg Hunt | Concord Point Lighthouse, Havre de Grace | Saturday
Join the Easter Bunny for photos, and search the lighthouse grounds for Easter eggs. Admission to the event is free. For more information, check out the event here!
Carroll County Farmers' Market with Easter Bunny | Carroll County Agricultural Center, Westminster | Saturday
Enjoy 75 to 100 of the local vendors who will be providing fresh eggs, organic foods, home-baked goods, gourmet foods, candy, honey, nuts, seasonal plants and decor, homemade quality crafts, and Easter Bunny photos (your own camera is required). For more information, check out the event here!
Discovering Archaeology Day and Egg Hunt | Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum, Leonard | Saturday
Take a break from searching for your Easter eggs to learn about the wonderful world of archeology. There will be demonstrations, a wagon ride, games, activities, lab tours, and more. For more information, check out the event here -- See the flyer here!
Easter Bunny Breakfast and Egg Hunt | Adventure Park, Monrovia | Saturday
Join them for an Easter Egg Hunt and delicious breakfast that will be served buffet-style (all the hash browns you can think of). Breakfast packages range from $20 to $50. For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Egg Roll -- Rose Hill | The Children's Museum of Rose Hill Manor Park, Frederick | Saturday
The Easter Egg Roll -- Rose Hill is filled with fun activities such as Easter egg rolls, games, inflatables, a petting zoo, a preschool area, face-painting, hay wagon rides, and more! Admission is $5 per person. For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Egg Hunts | Green Meadows Petting Farm, Ijamsville | Friday-Sunday
Enjoy three days of Easter egg hunts and a chance to spend some quality time with the Easter Bunny. Your ticket includes the hunts, meet-and-greet with the Easter Bunny himself, and a chance to meet the adorable animals at the petting zoo. Admission is $14 per person. For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Art & Craft Show & Kids Fun Fair | Roland E. Powell Convention Center, Ocean City | Saturday and Sunday
This is an Easter event you won't want to miss. The arts and craft show will feature photography, jewelry, lawn and garden decor, wearable art, and much more for sale. For the kids, there will be continuous activities including games, contests, shows, egg hunts, magic and juggling shows, and more! Tickets are selling for $3-4 each. For more information, check out the event here!
Henry IV Part 2 | Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, Baltimore | Daily
Witness the hilarious yet sad second part to Henry IV. King Henry, Henry’s father, is now near death, and with the help of his trusty sidekick Falstaff, Henry must fight to keep the crown against Hotspur. Will he prevail? Find out during the showing this weekend. For more information, check out the event here!
Mary Sue Candies Bunny BonanZOO | Maryland Zoo, Baltimore | Friday-Sunday
Who would want to miss out on a day to hang out with the animals? This Easter tradition is unique because you get live music, egg hunts, and animal interactions. All the eggs collected by the children can be turned in for Mary Sue's candy chocolate eggs. The event is free and open to the public with zoo admission -- check out the event here!
PEEPshow | Carroll Arts Center, Westminister | Ongoing
Go to the annual PEEPshow and witness all the creativity! See what fun ideas the artists have come up with this year -- all kinds of masterpieces made with the delicious and underrated medium of marshmallow Peeps. Then vote on your favorite! Admission to the show is $10 per person. For more information, check out the event here!
Search for the Golden Egg | Downtown Mount Airy | Friday and Saturday
What could possibly make an Easter egg hunt better? Searching for the golden egg of course. Admission to the event is free! Check it out here!
Winnie The Pooh | Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo | Ongoing
Based on the famous children's stories, the live-action version of Winnie The Pooh will take you through the Hundred Acre Wood. See what Pooh and his friends are up to and what adventures await them. Tickets are selling for $20 each -- get them here! For more information, check out the event here!
Cherry Blossom Pop-Up Bar | 1843 7th St. NW | Daily
Drink delicious drinks and enjoy the beautiful sight of cherry blossoms for the third year in a row. Drinks include Honeydew, Honey See, and Once and Floral. Tickets are selling for $20 each. The event is 21 and over, so please, no children. For more information, check out the event here!
D.C. Beer Festival | Nationals Park | Saturday
Dozens of craft breweries will be attending so you can get your drink on. The event will also have a dozen food trucks, as well as lawn games, DJs, and more. This event will be 21-and-over only and is bound to be a fun-filled event. Tickets are selling for $45-$75 each. For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Day Festival Choral Evensong | The Cathedral | Sunday
Enjoy traditional gospel songs on Easter morning during their Easter Day Festival. The performance will include holy scripture, choir-led psalms, hymns and anthems, canticles, and a short sermon. Admission is free! For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Gospel Brunch | The Hamilton | Sunday
Enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet with plenty of delicious food, including scrambled eggs, bacon, collard greens, and much more. Enjoy a performance and a delicious brunch. You won't want to miss this event! Tickets are selling for $45 apiece -- for more information, check out the event here!
Easter Egg Hunt | Turkey Thicket Playground | Saturday
This Easter Egg Hunt brings the community together with fun and games. Admission is free -- check out the event here!
Eggstravaganza | Tudor Place Historic House & Garden | Saturday
This event is filled with plenty of Easter activities, including an egg hunt and egg roll, crafts, and traditional children’s games. Make sure to bring your own camera for taking photos with the Easter Bunny! Get your tickets quickly as the event always sells out every year. Tickets are selling between $5-$15 apiece. For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Brunch | The Ritz-Carlton, Arlington | Sunday
Don't miss out on a delicious buffet dinner, featuring seafood and sushi stations, artisanal meats and cheeses, crab cake sliders, pain perdu, shrimp and grits, a build-your-own bloody mary bar, and more. Admission is selling for $29-$55. For more information, check it out here -- Check out this review, here!
Native Son | Atlas Performing Arts Center | Ongoing
See Richard Wright's iconic novel come to life on stage, and watch as the characters experience and deal with oppression, freedom, and justice. This is a play you won't want to miss. Tickets are selling for $20-$35 each. For more information, check out the event here!
Into The Woods | Ford’s Theatre | Daily
Witness the dark twist on your favorite fairy tales such as Cinderella, Rapunzel, and Red Riding Hood. Follow a baker and his wife as they journey to reverse the witch’s curse so they may have a child. Tickets are on sale for $20-$83 — get them here! For more information about the musical, check it out here!
Shen Yun | John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts | Friday-Sunday
The ballet features traditional Chinese culture, dancing, and music. The beautiful production has been on for several years and originated from New York City. This is an experience that you won't want to miss because it will take your breath away! Tickets are selling for $80-$250 each. For more information, check it out here!
Annual Easter Egg Hunt | Waid Park, Rocky Mountain | Saturday
The Easter Bunny will be visiting at Waid Park for photo ops and will also provide door prizes, Easter tattoos, inflatables, and a great outdoor experience. Concessions will be available so you won't have to worry about coming on an empty stomach. Admission is free! For more information, check out the event here!
Burnside Farms Flower Festival | Burnside Farms, Haymarket and Nokesville, VA | Daily
Pick your own beautiful flowers to take home with you. Find your tulip bulbs to take home with you for just $20! For more information, check out the event here!
Colonial Beach Easter Egg Hunt | Town Hill, Colonial Beach | Saturday
Meet the Easter Bunny and search the garden for eggs! This is a family-friendly event, so round everyone up and head on out for a day in the sun. Admission to the event is free! Check out the event here!
Dominion Energy Family Easter | Carriage House Lawn at Maymount, Richmond | Saturday
Enjoy Richmond's largest and favorite Easter celebrations that will include exciting games and activities, visits with the Easter Bunny, live entertainment, food trucks, and more! Admission is free -- For more information, check it out here!
Easter Egg Hunt | Stratford Hall, Stratford | Saturday
Search for the "golden egg" to take home the ultimate prize. There will be an annual Easter egg hunt, photo ops with the Easter Bunny, and a variety of delicious foods. Admission to the event is free. For more information, check it out here!
Easter Weekend | Williamsburg KOA Campground, Williamsburg | Friday-Sunday
Join KOA for their annual Easter egg hunt and visit from the Easter Bunny. The KOA has also booked a spot for the Teeny Tiny Farm Petting Zoo and much more -- bonus, the event is pet-friendly! Admission is free for all those who have booked a camping spot! For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Decoy and Art Festival | Chincoteague Combined School, Chincoteague Island | Friday and Saturday
Head on out for a large show of unique art pieces by carvers, photographers, and artists. Hand-carved and painted Easter eggs will be the art feature of the day and will be available for purchase. Tickets are selling for $4 each. For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Egg Hunt | Lee Mansion, Newport News | Saturday
This event is more than just an Easter egg hunt; they will have crafts, games, the Easter Bunny, and more. Warning: the eggs go quickly, so early arrival is advised -- the hunt starts at 10 a.m. sharp! There will be a free scavenger hunt afterwards. The tickets are selling for $5 each. For more information, check out the event here!
Easter Egg Hunt and More | Ducard Vineyards, Etlan | Saturday
Enjoy a fun-filled day with an Easter egg hunt, live music, delicious food, and a meet-and-greet with the Easter Bunny. Admission is free! For more information, check out the event here!
Earth Day Celebration | Virginia Living Museum, Newport News | Saturday
Celebrate our earth as the animals, like red foxes and raccoons, put on a show for guests and learn new eco-friendly ways to take care of our environment. There will be a gardening demonstration to learn how to garden the "green" way. Tickets are $20 per person. For more information, check out the event here!
Herndon Easter Egg Hunt | Herndon Municipal Center, Herndon | Saturday
Ready for a day filled with fun activities? The Herdon Easter Egg Hunt will include story and crafts, quilting, spring flower planting take-home, coloring mural, a tattoo shack and bubble station, animal petting zoo, instrument petting zoo, Easter egg hunt, and a photo op with the Easter Bunny. For more information, check out the event here!
Hunt Club Farm Easter Egg Hunt | Hunt Club Farm, Virginia Beach | Saturday
Enjoy an all-day-long Easter egg hunt and search among the 30,000 hidden eggs. The event will be jam-packed with plenty of things to do, including a petting farm, farm-tour hayride, and inflatable amusements (all included with admission). There will be activities for an additional cost, such as pony rides, carnival games with great prizes, concessions, candy and caramel apples, face-painting, and more! General admission is $15 per child -- get tickets here! For more information, check out the event here!
Leslie Jones | Attucks Theatre, Norfolk | Saturday
Comedian Leslie Jones is coming to perform in Norfolk for one night only! Known for her role in the Ghostbusters reboot and her role on Saturday Night Live, Leslie is hilariously honest and not afraid to be herself. Get your tickets here! For more information, check out the event here!
Mid-Atlantic Regional Garden Faire | Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center | Friday and Saturday
Walk through the gardens and witness a display of thousands of plant varieties, garden accessories, and many other plants. There will also be demonstrations and special speakers. Admission is $6 per person. For more information, check it out here!
Native Gardens | Wells Theater, Norfolk | Ongoing
Witness this hilarious comedy as neighbors learn to be neighborly. Watch as the characters give their take on race, affluence, and influence. When is a fence more than just a fence? Find out at this showing. The play is recommended for ages 14 and up. Tickets are selling for $20-$55 each -- get them here! For more information, check out the event here!
Norfolk Tides vs. Charlotte Night | Harbor Park, Norfolk | Friday-Sunday
Baseball season is finally underway, so see the Norfolk Tides play against the Charlotte Nights. The Norfolk Tides always put on a game to remember so be sure to head on out and enjoy one of the first few games of the season. Tickets are selling for $9-$13 each! For more information, check out the game here!
Peek-A-Bloom with Peter Rabbit | Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond | Saturday
Get your photo op moment with the Easter Bunny! Tickets are selling for $8-$13 each. For more information, check out the event here!
Portsmouth International Tournament | Churchland High School, Portsmouth | Friday and Saturday
The 64-year running basketball tournament where college student basketball players showcase their skills to college scouts. See the competition unfold and watch some talented players. Tickets are selling for $12 each -- get them here! For more information, check out the event here!
Potomac Mills Spring Carnival Fest | 2700 Potomac Mills Circle, Woodbridge | Friday-Sunday
Enjoy a fun-filled day at the Potomac Mills Spring Carnival experiencing the rides they have to offer and delicious food. Unlimited ride wristbands are being sold for $30 each. For more information, check out the event here!
Rippon Lodge Easter Egg Hunt | Rippon Lodge, Woodbridge | Saturday
Search for eggs hidden in grassy fields, trees, bushes, and vines. Along with the Easter egg hunt, the event will have games, crafts, and tours of the historic site. Tickets are selling for $2-5 each. For more information, check out the event here!
20th Annual Easter Egg Hunt | Lee-Fendall House Museum & Garden, Alexandria | Friday-Sunday
Search around for tons of colorful eggs hidden around the garden and enjoy games, crafts, temporary tattoos, refreshments, and photos with the Easter Bunny. Tickets are selling for $15 apiece! For more information, check out the event here!
What are your plans for the weekend? Did we miss your favorite event? Tell us in the comments!