Easter Egg Hunts are the most popular events during the Spring season and Nashville is home to some super hunts!  The events on this list are festivals worth venturing out of your hometown, Pick a new one every year and experience some Easter fun at new places all over the Midstate area.  And remember, Easter is later in the season this year so check this list often as we will be adding new events throughout March and April.


Easter Festival @ Lucky Ladd Farms (Map) April 14 & 15

It’s one of the most Egg-citing events of the year! Join the Easter Bunny, as he gets things hopping around the Farm. This annual family tradition features fun games, activities, crafts, baby farm animals and non-stop egg hunts with prize packs for the kids! New this year, journey through the story of Jelly Bean the Unbreakable Egg. It’s a fun way to celebrate the spring season.

Friday April 14 & Saturday April 15  11AM – 4PM

Cost : Adults $13  Children (2-12) $ 11


Easter Bunny Excursion Train – (Map) Saturday April 15 @ 8:30AM

Come ride with the Easter Bunny on a restored classic streamlined stainless steel passenger train! On this 90 mile round trip the Easter Bunny will be making visits to each car so bring your cameras! During the layover in Watertown, there will be Easter Egg Hunts and then visit the restaurants for lunch and shop the stores around the square. Order your tickets soon as this trip sells out quickly!

Tickets are $21 – $75 depending an age/seat type.  Order online or by calling 615-241-0436


Easter Eggstravaganza at the Sam Davis Home  – (Map)  Saturday April 15

Join us Easter weekend for games, crafts, and a special visit from the Easter Bunny! Don’t miss our annual Easter Egg Hunt. Be on the lookout for 5 Golden Eggs! Get your photo taken with the Easter Bunny.


To register in advance, click here. You may also purchase tickets at the gate the day of the event.

Saturday April 15  10AM – 2PM

Cost :  Children 12 and under – $5


Spring Art Hop at Cheekwood – (Map)  Saturday April 15

The 25th Annual Spring Art Hop will feature 25 egg hunts with 30,000 eggs, two performances by Mr. Steve, The Music Man, ‘art’ivities, live bunnies, eight food trucks, and more.


Saturday April 15  10AM – 4PM

Cost : Adults $22   Youth  $15


Easter Egg Hunts at The Hermitage (Map)  Saturday April 15

Join The Hermitage for our annual Easter Egg Hunts! This year, we’ve moved to the beautiful lawn of Tulip Grove Mansion. Over 4,000 stuffed eggs will be hidden at each program – double last year’s size! At both the 10:00 and 1:00 start times, kids will be divided into two hunts for ages 1-6 and 7-12. Following the hunts, families can have a special photo with the Easter Bunny, decorate cookies, make springtime crafts, play historic lawn games, and enjoy storytime with Usborne Books! Tickets available online and at the gate. Admission is $10 participating kids and $5.00 adults. Infants are free. Event admission does not include general admission to The Hermitage.

Saturday April 15 – Two Hunts 10AM & 1PM

Cost : Adults  $5  Children $10

Tickets may be purchased at this link.


Eggstravaganzoo at the Nashville Zoo – (Map) Saturday April 15 

Nashville Zoo’s annual spring celebration is back with egg hunts and Easter treats for children of all ages. Activities during the day include 10 scheduled egg hunts for kids, a Zoo-wide hunt for golden eggs, spring-themed games, bounce houses and face painting. Special appearances by the Easter Bunny and Zoo mascot Twiga!

Egg Hunt Schedule

2 years & under   10AM or 12:30PM
3 years  10:30AM or 1PM
4 – 5 years  11AM or 1:30PM
6 – 7 years  11:30AM or 2PM
8 – 10 years  12PM or 2:30PM

Free with regular zoo admission or membership.

Find tips on parking, traffic and more at this link.

Tickets are $5 and may be purchased online using this link.