Upper West Side Easter Activities for Children in 2013

  Last modified on January 17th, 2020

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Easter on the Upper West Side is a great time to celebrate the beginning of spring and spend some quality time with the kids and family.

Whether or not you’re planning on attending the annual Easter Parade, there are also some great events for kids and children right in the Upper West Side.

Whether you’re looking for an Easter egg hunt, Easter crafts or a place to decorate eggs, the following list of children’s Easter events in the Upper West Side has you covered!

4th U Easter Egg Hunt

The 4th U Easter Egg Hunt coordinated by the 4th Universalist Society features 3 Easter egg hunts for children, toddlers and babies based on their age.

There is limited space for this event so make sure you sign up as soon as you can. In the case of rain, the event will be held inside the 4th U.


160 Central Park West at 76th Street (registration)


Saturday, March 30, 2013 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm


1:00pm – 1:35pm: Babies and tots 1-2 years old
1:40pm – 2:15pm: Toddlers 3-4 years old
2:20pm – 3:00pm: Children ages 5 and up

Upper West Side Easter

Easter Activities at the Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)

The Children’s Museum of Manhattan will be sponsoring 2 Easter activities for children including an Easter egg collage activity and an Easter scavenger hunt.

The Easter egg collage activity is for children 4 years old or younger and will consist of having children decorate cut-out eggs with glue, glitter and tissue paper.

The Easter egg scavenger hunt is for children of all ages and consists of children searching the museum for 6 hidden paper eggs. There is also an Easter prize at the end!


The Tisch Building, 212 West 83rd Street, New York, NY 10024


Saturday and Sunday, March 30 and 31, 2013 starting at 10:00am


10:00am (Sat & Sun): Easter Egg Collage Activity
10:00am – 4:00pm (Sat & Sun): Easter Egg Scavenger Hunt

Dinosaur Themed Egg Hunt and Egg Decorating

The Bank Street Bookstore will be hosting a free prehistoric themed egg hunt and decorating activity for children of all ages.

Instead of searching for Easter Bunny eggs however, children will be searching the bookstore for dinosaur eggs. Kids and children will also have the opportunity to participate in dinosaur themed arts and crafts.


Bank Street Bookstore, 610 West 112th Street at Broadway


Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 2:00pm


2:00pm – 3:00pm: Dinosaur Egg Hunt and Crafts

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