Easter Weekend? Anyone on spring break? Enjoy this time and check out one or more of these events in the Milwaukee area.
Friday, March 25
Easter Egg Hunt + Celebration: Join in the fun with a puppet show, games, a train ride, egg hunt and much more, including an opportunity to meet the Big Bunny. Apple Holler, 5006 S. Sylvania Ave. Sturtevant 10 a.m. $9 appleholler.com
Outdoor Recreation Resource Fair: Learn about the best places and programs for outdoor fun and environmental education. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free Betty Brinn Children's Museum 929 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee (414) 390-5437 bbcmkids.org
Saturday, March 26
Easter Egg Hunt + Celebration: See March 25 listing.
Egg Day: Kids ages 8 and younger can search for special Easter-themed tokens and redeem them for sweet treats. Join a parade with the Easter Bunny, and enjoy fun activities. Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Rd. Milwaukee 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $14.25/adults; $10.25 ages 3-12; free for children 2 and younger (414) 256-5412, milwaukeezoo.org
Egg Drop, Roll & Dye: See if you can make a parachute so your egg can land without breaking! Dye the eggs and roll them down the hill. Pringle Nature Center 9800 160th Ave., Bristol 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $8 (262) 857-8008, pringlenc.org
Jelly Belly Hoppenings: Have your picture taken with the Easter Bunny and enjoy painting, balloon art, a raffle and more. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Jelly Belly Visitor Center, 10100 Jelly Belly Lane, Pleasant Prairie. jellybelly.com
From Sap to Syrup: Learn about how to harvest sap and turn it into maple syrup. Enjoy pancakes, too! Pre-register. Urban Ecology Center Riverside Park 1500 E. Park Pl. Milwaukee 10 a.m.-12 p.m. $15/adult and $7/kid (414) 964-8505 urbanecologycenter.org
Family Easter Egg Hunt: Search high and how for hidden eggs. After the hunt, learn about egg-laying animals and color eggs using natural dyes. Three times: 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. $7. Riveredge Nature Center, 4458 County Highway Y, Saukville. (262) 375-2715, riveredgenaturecenter.org
From Sap to Syrup: Learn about how to harvest sap and turn it into maple syrup. Enjoy pancakes, too! Pre-register. Urban Ecology Center Washington Park 1859 N. 40th St. Milwaukee 10 a.m.-12 p.m. $15/adult and $7/kid (414) 344-5460 urbanecologycenter.org
Johnson Creek Easter Egg Hunt: Kids are invited to bring their baskets to hunt for candy-filled eggs near the grassy area between Nike Clearance Store and Rue21. 2 p.m. Johnson Creek Premium Outlets, on Interstate 94 at Highway 26.premiumoutlets.com/johnsoncreek
Meet the Easter Bunny: Hop on over to North Point Lighthouse and meet the Easter Bunny. Guess the jelly beans in the jar for a chance to win a fun prize. North Point Lighthouse, 2650 N. Wahl Ave., Milwaukee 1-4 p.m. General admission. (414) 332-6754, northpointlighthouse.org
Racine Zoo Egg-Stravaganza: Kids up to age 10 can enjoy candy, crafts and fun. The Easter Bunny will also make an appearance. Included with regular zoo admission. Racine County residents receive $1 off admission. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Racine Zoo, 2131 N. Main St., Racine. (262) 636-9189, racinezoo.org
Spring Fling: Bring the whole family to hunt for eggs throughout the museum! Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Dr., Milwaukee. 9 a.m.-10 a.m. members only, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. general public discoveryworld.com
Storytime in the Galleries: Come hear a story that relates to a work of art in the museum and then make a drawing. Milwaukee Art Museum 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee 10:30 a.m. (414) 224-3200, mam.org
Wauwatosa Rotary's Easter Egg Hunt: Children ages 9 and younger are invited to participate in this Easter egg hunt at Wisconsin Avenue Park, 10300 W. Wisconsin Ave., Wauwatosa. 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. (262) 754-1326,mayfairrotary.org
Sunday, March 27
Bunny Train: Take a ride on the East Troy Bunny Train, with Easter-themed activities. East Troy Depot 2002 Church St. East Troy 9:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. $12.50 for ages 3+ and $8 for ages 2 and younger (262) 642-3263 easttroyrr.org
Easter Egg Hunt: Kids can search for hidden eggs, with prizes for all participants. Riveredge Nature Center 4458 County Highway Y Newburg 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. $7/child. (262) 375-2715, riveredgenaturecenter.org
Elegant Farmer Easter Celebration: This event features the Easter Bunny, 4-H bunnies in costume, baby chicks and guinea pigs for petting. Elegant Farmer 1545 Main St. Mukwonago 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (262) 363-6711, elegantfarmer.com
For more events and activities, metroparentmagazine.com/events.