2014 Easter Events on Oahu
PHOTOS WITH THE EASTER BUNNY
• Pearlridge Mall, Downtown Center Court
When: March 22, 2014 through Saturday, April 19, 2014; Mon-Sat from 10am-2pm and 3pm-8pm, Sun from 10am-2pm and 3pm-6pm.
About: Pictures with the Eater bunny and yummy treats (while supplies last)
Cost: Photo packages start at $20
For more info: 808-488-0981
• Windward Mall, 46-056 Kamehameha Hwy, Kaneohe, Hawaii
When: March 22, 2014 – April 19, 2014; Mon-Sat 10am to 8pm, Sun 10am-6pm (but closed all days between 2pm and 3pm)
About: Pictures with the Easter Bunny and a free Easter Bunny Ears Headband a special coloring book.
Cost: Packages start at $20
Fore more info: 808-951-7827
• Kahala Mall in the Spring Photo Garden next to Macy’s
When: March 21, 2014 – April 19, 2014, Mon-Sat: 10am-2pm, 3pm-8pm; Sun: 10am-2pm, 3pm-6pm
About: Free Jelly Belly jellybeans with any photo package
Cost: Packages start at $20.
EASTER THEMED EVENTS & EGG HUNTS
Events are listed chronologically.
What: Spring Sp-egg-tacular
Where: Mililani Shopping Center, 95-221 Kipapa Drive, 95-390 Kuahelani Ave, Mililani, Hawaii
When: Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 10am to 12noon
About: Get your picture with the Easter bunny (use your own camera for free or buy professional photos), enjoy a free pony ride, go on a egg clue hunt, enjoy free make and take crafts and activities and more. Bring in a canned or non-perishable food item to support the Hawaii Food Bank and receive a free gift.
Fore more info: www.mililanishoppingcenter.com
What: Easter Bunny Celebration
Where: Hawaii Kai Towne Center Waterfront Stage
When: Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 10:30am to 1pm
About: Come see the Easter bunny, visit the Easter petting zoo, do crafts and games, face painting and more.
Cost: Free admission
For more info: 808-396-0766
What: Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Where: Dave & Buster’s, Ward Entertainment Center, 1030 Auahi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii
When: April 12 & 13, 2014; 8am to 10:30am
About: Enjoy a breakfast buffet, Easter egg hunt, face painting, balloon art, and a Power Card for each guest. Tickets must be purchased in advance. No walk-ins.
Cost: $17.99 for ages 11+ (includes tax and gratuity), $11.99 for ages 3 to 10. Free for kids 2 years and under. Photo packages for pictures with the Easter bunny are sold separately. Bring in a canned or non-perishable food item to support the Hawaii Food Bank and receive a free gift.
For more info. and tickets: 808-589-2215
What: Spring Fling
Where: Hawaii Children’s Discovery Center, 111 Ohe Street, Honolulu, Hawaii
When: April 12 & 13, 2014. 9:30 – 11am or 11am to 12:30pm by reservation.
About: Enjoy spring crafts an an egg hunt in the center’s courtyard, followed by a visit to the Discovery Center. Register ahead of time using the link below.
Cost: $10 for members, $15 for non-members
For more info.: 808-524-5437
What: Egg-citing Easter Celebration
Where: Aloha Stadium North Plaza (Gate 6-7)
When: Sunday, April 13, 2014 from 10am to 1pm
About: Take your camera to get pictures with the Easter bunny. Also participate in facepainting, train rides, arts & crafts, a Keiki inflatable playzone and more. Pre-register for an Easter Eggsploration where kids can hop around the plaza to collect eggs. Hunt is limited to the first 500 kids so register ahead (see link below).
Cost: Parking is $1 per person but free for ages 11 and under.
For more info: 808-483-7133
What: The Royal Egg Hunt
Where: Iolani Palace, 364 South King Street, Honolulu, HI 96813
When: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 9am to 12pm
About: Learn about the history of Iolani Palace while collecting eggs from the palace grounds. Take your own Easter basket! Costume contest with the theme of ‘Most Relevant to Iolani Palace’ so pull out your royal regalia. Free palace tours will run continuously from 9am and are open to children of all ages. Children under the age of 5 must be accompanied by an adult (one adult per child). There will also be a chance to decorate your own crown and more. Visit their website for more contest details and a printable coloring page to color at home and take to enter into a contest.
What: 4th Annual Kapolei Commons Easter Egg Hunt & Contest
Where: Kapolei Commons, 4450 Kapolei Parkway, Kapolei, Hawaii
When: Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 9am to 12noon
About: An Easter egg hunt with thousands of prize-filled eggs. Register from 9am to 10am and then hunt for eggs at times specified by age. Kids must be able to hunt for eggs on their own as adults will not be allowed in the Easter Egg Hunting area except with children with special needs. There will also be free photos with the Easter bunny, balloon animals and face paitning
What: Easter Celebration
Where: Town Center of Mililani
When: Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 10am to 1pm
About: Come celebrate with Asian Lion Dance Team. Enjoy mini games to support Asian Lion Dance Team, egg hunt with prize giveaways and picture taking with the Easter bunny.
Cost: Free admission
Fore more info: 808-625-0108
What: Spring into Easter Fun
Where: Salt Lake Shopping Center, 848 Ala Lilikoi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii
When: Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 10am to 1pm
About: Visit with the Easter Bunny and receive a free treat while supplies last. Bring your own camera to take free photos. Professional photos will also be available for a fee. There will also be free Easter crafts, free pony rides, bunnies and chicks in a free petting zoo and more. Prizes and giveaways. Please take canned food or school supplies to donate to the Salvation Army or contribute to their Red Kettle.
Fore more info: 808-735-8822
What: Star of Honolulu Easter Lunch Cruise
Where: Departs from the Aloha Tower Marketplace, Pier 8
When: April 20, 2014 (Easter Sunday), 12pm to 2:00pm
About: Enjoy views of the coastline and keep an eye out for humpback whales. Enjoy their Taste of Hawaii lunch buffet with roast beef carved onboard, Easter cake and champagne toast. There will also be hands-on Hawaiian cultural activities and an Easter egg hunt and prize giveaway for kids. Make reservations online or by phone.
Cost: $65 for adults, $39 for children. Kama’aina and military discounts available.
For more info: 808-983-7827 and
MORE EGG HUNTS
I found these egg hunts sponsored by the Honolulu Dept. of Parks & Recreation listed in the Star Advertiser but I couldn’t find any direct information or contact information for them.
Honolulu Department of Parks & Recreation:
• Koko Head Complex: 9 a.m. April 12, Koko Head District Park. Call 395-3407.
• Diamond Head Complex: 9:30 a.m. April 12, Kaimuki Community Park. Call 733-7350.
• Manoa Complex: 9:30 a.m. April 13, Manoa Valley District Park. Call 988-3136.
• Halawa Complex: 10 a.m. April 13, Halawa District Park, with make-and-take craft project. Call 483-7850.
• Kalihi Valley Complex: 12:30 p.m. April 13, Kalihi Uka Community Park.
SUNRISE & CHURCH SERVICES
Due to the sheer number of events, I have not included sunrise services or Easter services, but call a nearby church and hopefully they can help you get the information you are looking for.
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