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4 Ways to Celebrate Easter in the Chicago Loop

Posted  5 years ago  in  Family-Friendly

2 MIN READ - Spring in Chicago means Easter celebrations are on the horizon. While there is no shortage of festivities in the city, some events are quintessentially Chicago. And we have handpicked them for you and the family. Don your bonnet and join the eggstravaganza in the Chicago Loop.

The Great Chicago Egg Hunt at Maggie Daley Park

Friday, April 19, 2019
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

In partnership with Medieval Times, Maggie Daley Park will hold The Great Chicago Egg Hunt filled with activities, Knights in Training, an egg hunt, crafts, bubble soccer, and many more family-friendly activities.
The event will be rolled out in four 30-minute waves from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Each wave will accommodate about 350 children. Join the fun on the North Lawn. Learn More

The Great Chicago Egg Hunt Photo courtest of Maggie Daley Park

Macy’s Bunny Brunch

Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 9 a.m.
Sunday, April 14, 2019, at 10 a.m.
Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 9 a.m.

The famous Walnut Room at Macy’s brings the Easter spirit with the Bunny Brunch. This year’s brunch will serve a fancy feast for the whole family. Kids can also enjoy a face painter, a balloon artist, and, of course, the Easter Bunny. The little ones will also take home a stuffed white Easter Bunny as a souvenir. Visit the Macy’s website for reservations. Learn More

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Easter Bunny at Skydeck


Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 12 p.m.
Sunday, April 21, 2019, at 12 p.m.

The Easter Bunny will be at Skydeck Chicago at the Willis Tower during Easter weekend. Step on the glass balcony extending four feet outside the 103rd floor and snag a photo with the bunny against the backdrop of an aerial view of the city. The photo opportunity is included in Skydeck’s admission. Learn More


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Brunch at The Florentine


Sunday, April 21, 2019
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Known for its elegant interpretation of seasonal Italian cuisine, The Florentine has cooked up a special Easter menu. From Easter Ham and Lamb Chops to Quiche and Lobster Deviled Eggs, the whole family can enjoy a delicious brunch, while snapping pictures with the Easter Bunny. You can also participate in a fun Easter Egg Hunt from 12 to 1 p.m. Learn More


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