Family fun in Ottawa this Easter

These Easter Crafts and Events in Ottawa Are Fun for The Whole Family

Easter is a special, extra-long weekend that can be filled with plenty of activities that are fun for the whole family. From decorating and hunting for eggs, to family meals and visiting sugar bushes, there is plenty to do to make the most of this family time. This Easter, have some family fun in Ottawa. Make crafts with the kids, or go to an Easter-themed event or two. How about both?

Easter Crafts

Both kids and adults can have creative fun with these Easter crafts. Making Easter crafts will get the whole family feeling festive for the holiday weekend.

Egg Creatures

Nothing says Easter like decorating eggs with the kids. For a fun take on egg decorating, try this Egg Creatures craft. After dying the eggs, your family can make cute animals with simple craft supplies.

Envelope Bunnies

These easy-to-make Envelope Bunnies will get the kids excited about Easter activities because once they’re finished making the envelopes, they can fill the envelope bunnies with cards and treats!

Glittered Sticker Eggs

Make egg decorating simple with stickers. These Glittered Sticker Eggs are pretty yet easy to make, and your kids can get creative with designs and patterns.

Easter Events in Ottawa

The Ottawa region has plenty of great Easter events going on Easter weekend and during the weeks leading up to Easter. Kids can play, learn, and have fun with the family at these local Easter events.

Golden Egg Hunt
April 3 to 17, 2017

Kids can participate in the Golden Egg Hunt hosted by the Canadian Children’s Museum in the Canadian Museum of History. An afternoon at the Children’s Museum is always a fun family outing near Ottawa. But leading up to Easter, the Golden Egg Hunt will make a visit to the museum even more special.

Easter at the Farm
April 14 – 17, 2017

The Canada Agriculture and Food Museum invites families to celebrate Easter weekend with fun activities, including visiting the newborn farm animals. These cute little animals will warm the hearts of kids and parents alike.

Easter Weekend at The Proulx Maple & Berry Farm
April 14 – 17, 2017

The Proulx Maple & Berry Farm is hosting fun Easter activities and an Easter pancake brunch all weekend. Kids can hunt for eggs and clues, get their faces painted, explore the farm and sugar bush, and have a tasty pancake meal with the family.

When planning your Easter weekend, remember that there is plenty to see and do for the whole family to enjoy. Easter may be about chocolate and eggs for kids, but you can make the most of your family time by planning activities, crafts, and outings for family fun in Ottawa.