Spring is finally coming, and with the warmer air, sunshine, and fresh blooming flowers comes Easter Sunday. Between new Easter dresses, Easter egg hunts and mouths full of jelly beans, spending time with your family shouldn't be stressful. Whether you're visiting the Summit City from out of town and want to enjoy a nice Easter meal out, or Fort Wayne is home and going out to enjoy Easter Sunday has become a family tradition, we have a few suggestions to help make your Easter Sunday a "hoppy" one!

Granite City
If you have ever enjoyed a heaping plate from Granite City's brunch buffet, you know you're in for a real treat on Easter Sunday. Granite City's chefs will bring out their Sunday best for an Easter buffet featuring glazed ham, blackened salmon with mango salsa, prime rib, Rumchata French toast, a bevy of desserts and so much more! Reservations are highly encouraged and can be made by calling 260-471-3030.

Don Hall's Guesthouse
Another great Fort Wayne establishment known for their Sunday brunch, Hall's Guesthouse offers a great Easter Sunday brunch. You'll find stations of fresh baked desserts, hand cut meats and all of your brunch favorites. Reservations are encouraged and can be made by calling 260-489-2524.

Hotel Fort Wayne - Red River Steakhouse
Hotel Fort Wayne and Red River Steakhouse has become known for their Easter brunch, and it's no secret as to why. This year will feature a carving station with herb roasted beef and honey glazed ham, a chefs feature of roasted chicken and grilled tilapia, jumbo shrimp cocktail, imported cheeses, homemade pastries, and all of your breakfast favorites! The cost for adults is $35 with children 5-12 $17. Reservations can be made by calling 260-484-0411.

The Oyster Bar
The Oyster Bar is a historic Fort Wayne restaurant, and one great for special occasions, such as Easter Sunday. The Oyster Bar will be open on Easter from 10am-3pm with their Sunday brunch offerings. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 260-744-9490.

BakerStreet Steakhouse
Put on your Sunday best and enjoy a delicious meal at BakerStreet! BakerStreet is a great place to go for a great Easter meal when following the buffet line doesn't strike your fancy. In addition to their regular menu, BakerStreet is known to have special Easter Sunday features. Reservations are highly encouraged and can be made by calling 260-484-3300.

Other Easter Activities
Easter in the Garden
Friday, March 25
Botanical Conservatory
Hop on down to the Botanical Conservatory in downtown Fort Wayne for a spring-filled, family-friendly event! The Easter Bunny will be on hand for pictures, so bring your camera. Other activities include games for prizes, crafts, planting a potted plant, light refreshments and, of course, an Easter egg hunt!

Easter Fest
Saturday, March 26
Jefferson Pointe
Enjoy fun and memories for the whole family at Jefferson Pointe's Easter Fest! The Easter Bunny will be hopping around for photos and to visit with your kiddos. Other fun activities include face painting, a petting zoo, games and much more! Jefferson Pointe stores will also be offering special Easter Fest savings so everyone can enjoy the festivities!

Easter Eggstravaganza
Saturday, March 26
Parkview Field
Reserve your children now to be a part of a great Easter Egg Hunt at Parkview Field. Admission is free but space is limited for easter egg hunters! Don't forget about getting a picture with the Easter Bunny, and the petting zoo!

Free Family Easter Carnival
Saturday, March 26
Level 13 Church
Join level 13 Church, located at 8840 St. Joe Road for fun filled day of free food, games, balloons, and much more! They will also be hosting a free Egg Hunt at 12:00 pm! Registration begins at 10:00 am.

Easter Bone Hunt
April 2
Franke Park Pavilion #1

 

Bring your dog tot he the 8th annual Easter Bone Hunt where your dog can participate in dog-friendly games and maybe even win a prize basket. All dogs must be restrained on a non-retractable leash. Registration will begin at noon and the Bone Hunt will be at 1:30 pm.

 

Easter Egg Hunts 

Grace Presbyterian Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 26 
Grace Presbyterian Church

New Horizons Fellowship Easter Egg Hunt 
Saturday, March 26
New Horizons Fellowship

What did we miss? Let us know and we'll add it to the list! We'll also add special Easter events and dining as they become available!