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Easter Events in West Michigan

Spring, 2023

Springtime means Easter, and there are lots of Easter events in Ludington, Scottville, Manistee, Pentwater, and the surrounding areas that give kids a chance to celebrate!

Non-profit organizations and businesses provide children with fun, wholesome, indoor and outdoor Easter activities to help beat the blahs of the winter to spring transition. From visits with the Easter bunny to an egg scramble on roller skates, there’s lots of fun activities for kids of all ages!

Easter Events That Are Currently Scheduled

Oceana County

  • Saturday, April 8th, 12-1:30pm – Colleen Plummer’s Annual Easter on the Green on the Village Green- 327 S. Hancock St., Pentwater. Sponsored by The Antler Bar and the Pentwater Chamber of Commerce. Easter Bunny, egg hunt, bonnet parade and contest, musical chairs, face painting and games.

Fountain & Free Soil

  • Tuesday, April 4th, 2023 – Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt at Circle Rocking S Children’s Farm- 5487 N. Tuttle Rd., Free Soil. The event is free to people of all ages with special needs.  Reservations required by April 1st by calling (231) 462-3732.

Easter Events That are Typically Scheduled Each Year

Ludington & Scottville

  • Easter Egg Hunt at Safe Harbor Credit Union- 5511 W. US 10, Ludington.
  • Easter Eggstravaganza at  St. John’s Lutheran Church- 209 N. Rowe in Ludington. The event includes a FREE Egg hunt, candy, snacks, bubble pool, and music.
  • Easter Egg Hunt at the American Legion- 318 N. James St., Ludington. This free event is open to kids ages 1-10 years old.
  • Community Easter Family Fun Party at Our Savior Lutheran Church- 765 US 10 in Scottville. Egg hunt, Easter bunny, games, and treats.
  • Easter Egg Hunt  at Cornerstone Baptist Church- 121 Nelson Rd. in Ludington. 4,000 eggs will be hidden from children in Preschool-5th grades.
  • Easter Celebration at Lighthouse Baptist Church- 1950 N. Jebavy Dr., Ludington. Service, children’s classes & nursery provided, free refreshments, and Easter Egg Hunt.
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  • Easter Egg Hunt at Custer VFW Gold Bar Post #5096– 2022 State St. in Custer. Free and open to children age 2-12 with three age divisions. Snacks, Easter Basket Drawing, and pictures with the Easter Bunny! Participants are asked to bring their own Easter baskets.

Oceana County

  • Community Easter Egg Hunt & Lunch – Trinity Lutheran Church- 5631 W. Stony Lake Dr. in New Era. Activities, egg hunt, and free lunch. Open the public.
  • Easter Egg Hunt at the Oceana Fairgrounds- 1025 S. State St., Hart. Event includes 10,000 eggs, the Easter Bunny, a Candy Shoot by Lewis Farms, and the Country Dairy Cow Mascot. There will be three age categories: Toddler (0-3), Early Elementary (4-8), and Elementary (8-12).

Manistee Area

  • Easter Celebration at Dickson Township Park- 14270 Coates Hwy, Brethren.
  • Easter Egg Hunt at the Pleasant Valley Community Center- 3586 Glovers Lake Rd., Arcadia.
  • Manistee Jaycees Easter Egg Pick Up – Veterans Memorial Park- 117 Memorial Dr., Manistee.
  • Easter Egg Hunt Celebration at Manistee United Methodist Church- 387 1st St., Manistee. 11am service followed by food and games. Family style hunt- choose one of the three time slots.

Stay tuned for information on Easter events happening in West Michigan in 2023!

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