Easter Egg Hunts in Emerald Isle & Cape Carteret This Weekend


Spring arrives this week (hooray!), holiday breaks are coming up, and the beach is ready for you! The blue-green waters of Emerald Isle are glistening, the sand is warming, and the coast is calling. To entice you further, there are great Emerald IsleEmerald Isle vacation rental discounts and specials over the Easter holiday, so vacationing here is fun, relaxing, and very affordable.

We love keeping you informed of all of the local events, festivals, and things to do during your time here. Here are some highlights for this weekend!

Mac Daddy's Indoor Easter Egg Hunt in Cape Carteret
Just a quick drive over the bridge from Emerald Isle brings you into the town of Cape Carteret. Mac Easter Egg HuntDaddy's Entertainment Center is always a fun family adventure no matter what time of year with its cutting-edge bowling lanes, the largest arcade in the area, and much more for the young and young-at-heart.

This Saturday, March 23 Mac Daddy's hosts an indoor Easter Egg Hunt at 10a.m. for children of walking age through age 12. All you need to bring is your Easter basket, a smile, and a non-perishable food item donation (or as many as you'd like to contribute) to benefit the Carteret County Salvation Army. It's an event filled with candy, toys, and the search for the Mac Daddy of all Easter eggs. Don't miss it!

Emerald Isle Easter Egg Hunt
Hop on over to the Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation Easter Egg Hunt at 1p.m. on Sunday, March 24. The recreation begins at noon where you can join the Emerald Isle Bunny for family-friendly festivities like sidewalk chalking, face painting, music, and a whole lot more.

Easter BasketBe ready promptly at 1p.m. for the whistle to blow signaling the start of the egg hunt. Participants should bring their own basket and arrive before 12:45. The Easter Egg Hunt is free and no registration is required. The hunt is divided into three age categories: ages 3 and under, ages 4 to 7, and ages 8-13 with prizes awarded in each age group. Be on the lookout for those prize eggs!

The Emerald Isle Bunny is awarding the prizes and ready for some photo ops, so don't forget your cameras. For further information, call 252.354.6350.

It's a fun weekend ahead and we hope you'll be joining us. Happy hunting!