Celebrate Spring and Easter in Upper Manhattan at these Family-Friendly Events
April 05, 2022
Warmer weather is closer than ever with the beginning of spring! What better way to kick off the season than with an array of events for families to enjoy without having to travel or break the bank? Upper Manhattan neighborhoods, including Washington Heights and Harlem, are hosting several events over the next two weekends, including fun activities to keep your little ones busy.
Celebrate the season with community parades, picture-taking with the Easter Bunny, and, most importantly, trying to find the golden egg in an egg hunt. Here’s a rundown of upcoming events you can consider for family fun:
Saturday, April 9
Community Parade and Egg Hunt at Fort Tryon Park
Jump-start your morning at 9:30 a.m. with a community parade followed by an Easter egg hunt. Bring your instruments and join a bagpipe-led processional at Fort Tryon Park in Washington Heights.
Spring Festival at Highbridge Park
Taking it outdoors at Highbridge Park in Upper Manhattan, this spring event will include an obstacle course, jumbo games to play, and music to dance to in the afternoon.
Saturday, April 16
NYSoM Easter Eggstravaganza 2022
The annual East Harlem event will offer 25 hunts in small groups to allow social-distancing and an Easter activity village, including an arts and crafts station for decorating Easter eggs.
Think 'N' Fun NYC at Sakura Park
Think ‘N’ Fun hosts hourly egg hunts for an intimate experience in Riverside Park. Register before the event to get a discounted rate on tickets.
East Harlem Easter Egg Hunt
Thomas Jefferson Park’s Easter egg-stravaganza will include an early afternoon of colorful indoor activities.