Easter is early this year — Sunday, April 1 — and many of Napa Valley’s egg hunts and Easter bunny sightings are taking place this weekend (a whole week before Easter). Please let us know if we’ve left an Easter egg hunt or other event off the list, and we’ll continue to add new events as we find out about them.

American Canyon Spring Celebration
Saturday, March 24, 10 am-2 pm
Community Park II, American Canyon
Spring is in the air at the American Canyon egg hunt, which includes a chalk art contest, rock painting, chef demos, pollination station, toddler town, a bunny hop that leads to the Easter Bunny, and more.

Meet & Greet the Easter Bunny
Saturday, March 24, 11 am-1 pm
Napa’s Riverfront, Napa
Napa’s Riverfront invites you to meet and greet the Easter Bunny for a photo opportunity at the “Big Chair.” Bring your own camera.

Easter Event at Bel Aire Plaza
Saturday, March 24, 11 am-2 pm
Bel Aire Plaza, Napa
The Eater Bunny is hopping over to Bel Aire Plaza at the Patio at Copperfield’s and Whole Foods. Bel Aire Plaza is excited to announce this fun event for the family! Get your pictures with the Easter Bunny. And we’ll have face painters there, too! IMPORTANT: bring your own camera!

Ukrainian Egg Dying for Kids (ages 8-14)
Saturday, March 24, 1-3:30 pm
Nimbus Arts, St. Helena
An exploration into
the beautiful art of pysansky
egg decorating. This art
form, embraced in Russia
 and the Ukraine, has made its
 way to Nimbus Arts! Create beautiful geometric or abstract eggs, learning to use traditional tools and methods. With bees-wax, dye, and special tools in a “batik style” process, each egg becomes a lovely geometric work of art. (This craft is quite technical requiring ample patience and the use of hot wax). Come and learn the timeless art of Ukrainian egg dying.

2nd Annual CIA at Copia Egg Hunt
Sunday, March 25, 10-11 am (check in begins at 9 am)
CIA at Copia, Napa
Hop on over to the CIA at Copia for its second annual Easter Egg Hunt! Registration for the Egg Hunt is free but required as space is limited. Check-in begins at 9 a.m. and will be on the terrace outside The Store at CIA Copia. Don’t forget to bring your favorite Easter basket to carry all your eggs!
Bring your basket to the CIA at Copia’s second annual egg hunt! Enjoy coffee and pastries from the stationary “food truck” known as the Box while you watch your little bunnies hop into action.

Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Farmstead, St. Helena

Sunday, March 25, 10:15 am-noon
Fun for the whole family, join Farmstead for its annual egg hunt, face painting, egg decorating, and a return appearance by the Easter Bunny. There will be three age-specific hunts, so that children of all ages can participate. The café and farmers’ market will be open for business. FREE for kids; adults $15 (includes one Bloody Mary or Mimosa)

Annual Easter Egg Dying Party
Thursday, March 29, 3-5 pm
Alexis Baking Company (ABC), Napa
Seven bucks gets you a dozen organic eggs, and a wonderful variety of natural dyes. ABC makes the dyes from cabbage, red onions, beets, coffee, turmeric, and spinach. Come have some fun..all ages welcome!

Egg Coloring
Friday, March 30, 1-2 pm
Yountville Community Center
Come help color eggs to hide at the hunt. Please be sure to bring a set of rubber glopves and [play clothes that can get messy. Children under 12 must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Bunny Breakfast & Egg Hunt
Yountville Community Park
Saturday, March 31, 8:30-11 am
The Town of Yountville hosts its annual Breakfast with the Bunny with donuts, coffee, juice, and hot chocolate followed by an egg hunt at 10 am

Egg Hunt + Brunch
Sunday, April 1, 9:30 am (registration opens at 9 am)
Ad Hoc, Yountville
Ad Hoc hosts its annual Easter Egg Hunt in the garden behind the restaurant. Arrive early to enjoy complimentary hot cross buns and coffee from Bouchon Bakery. Registration begins at 9 am and each registered child will receive a complimentary Easter basket. Only provided baskets will be allowed into the hunt area. Only kids six and under.
FREE (there is a cost for brunch)

Easter Egg Hunt and Sunday Brunch Buffet
Sunday, April 1, 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Meritage Resort and Spa, Napa
Meritage Resort and Spa is hosting an Easter egg hunt and photos with the Easter bunny (bring your own camera). In addition, complimentary with paid Easter brunch, there will be a cookie decorating station, live music, entertainment, and plenty of fun and food for the entire family.
FREE (there is a cost for brunch)