The hunt was on for these Disney kids. The annual EGGstravaganza, hosted by several of the Disney parks during the spring season, can be a fun family activity that doesn’t have to divert your attention much from a touring plan.
You can simply be on the lookout for the sizeable character eggs while moving between attractions. Or, as we did, you can purchase a special map and stickers to mark your progress. Whether or not you choose to complete the hunt, you are entitled to a little prize. We found that our kids, even the big ones, loved scouting for the eggs. Here and there a bit of fierce competition broke through their united front, but for the most part it was a cooperative effort. It’s also a great activity for younger ones to do while their big sibs are on the thrill rides.
Epcot in Walt Disney World, Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure & Downtown Disney traditionally participate in the Egg-stravaganza.
EASTER ACTIVITIES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD
- Easter Bunny meet-and-greet near Town Square Theatre
- Special Easter pre-parade featuring Fantasia characters, a few famous Disney hares, and the Azalea Trail Maids.
- Egg-stravaganza: Hunt for special Disney character eggs hidden around World Showcase. Purchase a special map and stickers to mark your finds; collect a prize whether you choose to complete the hunt or not.
- Easter Sunday egg hunts and relay races for kids in the United Kingdom Pavilion, World Showcase.
- Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny meet-and-greet at the UK Pavilion, Easter Sunday.
Resort Hotels & Disney Springs
- Many Disney resort hotels offer pre-made Easter baskets or supplies to stock your own.
- Many resort restaurants will serve special Easter menus or brunches.
- Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa and Disney’s Contemporary Resort get decked out with incredible – and fully edible! – Easter eggs on display.
- Many resorts will have special Easter activities scheduled throughout the holiday. From character meet-and-greets and candy scrambles to crafts, games and egg hunts, there might be enough going on at the hotels to warrant a break from the theme park crowds!
- Special activities scheduled at Disney Springs