Ways to Celebrate Easter in Austin
Published on: March 01, 2024
two kids sorting their colorful easter eggs on green grass
Photo By: Gabe Pierce

Here are some ideas for celebrating Spring including Easter activities and gatherings in Austin. There are many Easter egg hunts happening all around Austin, both private and events that are open to the public. These are a great way for kids to get some exercise and collect Easter treats! You can find a list of upcoming hunts by searching online or checking with your local community center.


Classic Easter Egg Hunts

Do512 provides information on several Family Easter Events including the Free Easter Egg Hunt at Meanwhile Brewing. For adults who want to join in the fun, there are also a few adult-only Easter egg hunts happening in Austin including the William Chris Vineyards Easter Egg Hunt. Adult egg  hunts typically have prizes that are more appealing to adults, such as gift certificates or alcoholic beverages. Austin Monthly provides information on an adult only egg hunt at



Easter brunch is a popular tradition in Austin. Many restaurants offer special brunch menus on Easter Sunday. This is a great way to gather with family and friends and enjoy a delicious meal. Here are a couple of options:

Hotel Viata Easter Brunch Buffet: This luxurious brunch buffet includes slow-roasted striploin, a decadent pastry display, and more. There is also a kids’ Easter egg hunt and a Tiny Tails petting zoo.

The Carillon Easter Celebration: Celebrate Easter with a splendid spread of brunch buffet favorites at The Carillon.


Other Activities

There are several other Easter-related activities happening in Central Texas including th Easter Eggstravaganza at Gregg-Clarke Park in Kyle. This annual event features an Easter egg hunt, food vendors, a petting zoo, a bubble station, chalk art, face painting, and more.  Play for All Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt is a wonderful event designed for children with special needs. It features a sensory-friendly environment, adapted Easter eggs, and other accommodations. If you want to join in the fun for a good cause, check out the Easter Hop 1M 5K 10K 13.1 26.2. This is a fun run/walk benefits Easter Seals and is a great way to get some exercise and celebrate Easter at the same time.


No matter how you spend Easter, we hope you have a wonderful time enjoying the gorgeous Spring weather in Austin.