If you and yours will be in town this Easter, check out all of the opportunities for family fun! 





Easter in the Garden at the Botanical Conservatory

When: Friday, April 3, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  

Where: Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St.

Cost: Adults- $5; Children 3-17- $3; Children 2 and under- Free

More Info: 260-427-6440

  • Meet the Easter Bunny, play games, win prizes, make crafts, pot a plant and enjoy light refreshments.
  • Easter Egg Hunt for toddlers through elementary ages.
  • Enter drawing for a chance to win an Easter basket.
  • Live animals- baby chicks, ducks, bunnies, sheep and goats. (All children must be accompanied by an adult.)


Easter Bone Hunt at Franke Park 


When: Saturday, April 11, 12:00 p.m.

Where: Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd.

Cost: $10 per dog

More Info: 260-715-0082

  • Registration starts at 12:00 p.m. inside Pavilion One. The Bone Hunt begins at 1:30 p.m.
  • $10 admission per dog is a donation to Animal Care & Control.
  • Dog can sniff out treat-filled Easter eggs and qualify for prize baskets.
  • Enjoy dog-friendly games, vendors and even get your pooch's photo with the Easter Bunny!
  • Raffle with prizes




Easter Fest at Jefferson Pointe

When: Saturday, April 4, 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where: Jefferson Pointe Center Courtyard Fountain, 4130 West Jefferson Blvd.

Cost: Free

More Info: 260-459-1160


  • Petting zoo
  • Photos with the Easter Bunny
  • Face painting, games and prizes

Special Easter event! Enter Jefferson Pointe's #Eggstagram Instagram Contest 

Win a Jefferson Pointe gift card. From March 15 - April 30, visit Jefferson Pointe and take a selfie with one of the many Easter egg yard signs located on the property. Then post it on Instagram with the hashtag #jpeggstagram AND tag @jeffersonpointe. Winners will be randomly selected and notified via Instagram.




Meet the Easter Bunny at Glenbrook Square Mall

When: March 20 - April 4; click here for special hours


Where: Macy's Court at Glenbrook Square, 4201 Coldwater Road


Cost: Click here for packages


More Info: 260-918-0003

  • The Easter Bunny is coming to town! Stop by a capture a family memory with an Easter photo.




Easter Egg Hunt at New Horizons Fellowship Church

When: April 4, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Where: New Horizons Fellowship Church, 1330 Werling Rd., New Haven

Cost: Free

More Info: 260- 749-0422

  • The public is invited to attend this family friendly event with fun for all ages.
  • The Easter Egg Hunt will be held at Werling Park with parking at New Horizons Church.
  • Children participating will be divided into three different age groups and receive gift bags.




Easter Egg Hunt at Hickory Center Elementary School

When: Saturday, April 4 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Where: Hickory Center Elementary School, 3606 Baird Rd.

Cost: Free

More Info: 260-637-3758

  • Kids can hunt for 10,000 eggs, including prize eggs!
  • Photos with the Easter Bunny
  • Coloring contest and breakfast treats
  • The school playground will be available.


Easter Egg Hunt at Grace Presbyterian Church

When: Saturday, April 4 at 10:00 a.m.

Where: Grace Presbyterian Church, 1811 Fairhill Rd.

Cost: Free

More Info: 260-426-4712

  • Egg hunt
  • Crafts, music, games and snacks


Easter Carnival at Level 13 Church

When: Saturday, April 4 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Where: Level 13 Church, 8840 St. Joe Rd.

Cost: Free

More Info: 260-255-HOPE (4673)

  • Three separate hunts categorized by age. (Kindergarten and under - 10:30 a.m.; First and Second graders - 10:50 a.m.; Third, Fourth and Fifth graders - 11:10 a.m.)
  • Free food
  • Face painting
  • Games, crafts, photo booth and balloons
  • Human Foosball!
  • Prize drawings




MESSIAH at Abundant Life Church

When: Friday, April 3 at 7:00 p.m.

Where: Abundant Life Church, 3301 E. Coliseum Blvd.

Cost: Click here for prices and to purchase tickets

More Info: 260-432-0014

This musical production depicts the life, death, burial, resurrection and ascension of Jesus Christ.

"We invite you to join us one night only, Friday, April 3 (Good Friday) for a powerful, anointed evening of praise and worship featuring the Abundant Life Praise Team, under the direction of Chris Ford. The historical LIVE RECORDING will include familiar songs from our dramatic Easter production, MESSIAH, along with original compositions written by singers and musicians of Abundant Life Church."  




Easter Vigil Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Chrism Mass: Tuesday, March 31, 7:30 p.m.       

Holy Thursday Mass: (Bp. Rhoades)- Thursday, April 2, 7:00 p.m.                                                                                 

Good Friday Service: (Bp. Rhoades)- Friday, April 3, 1:00 p.m.                                    

Easter Vigil Mass: Saturday, April 4, 9:00 p.m.                                                   

Easter Sunday Masses: Sunday, April 5, 8:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m.               
(Bishop Rhoades will celebrate the 11:30 a.m. Mass)




If you know of additional Easter happenings around town, please comment below so we can add them to our list! Also be sure to check out the Calendar of Events for other activities and events happening in town!