Easter Activities for You and Your Kids This Weekend in Southeast Missouri

Young children dying Easter eggs in Jackson Missouri

Hey there, fellow Southeast Missouri moms! With Easter just around the corner, I know many of us are still on the lookout for fun activities to keep the little ones entertained and I’m here to let you know it’s not too late! I’ve rounded up several events happening in our area this weekend. Grab your kiddos and your Easter baskets and get hoppin’! (Sorry, I had to.)

Young children dying Easter eggs in Jackson Missouri
Child draws on an egg with white crayon to prep it for dying in preparation for Easter.
Toddler dyes Easter eggs in Jackson Missouri

Read on for Easter Activities in Southeast Missouri this weekend.


🐰 Easter Brunch at Rusted Route (Jackson, MO)
Kick off your Easter Sunday with a scrumptious brunch at Rusted Route in Jackson! From 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, indulge in a delicious menu amidst a beautiful local venue. Check out the menu and snag your tickets here.

Egg Hunts

🥚 Cape Safari Park’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt (Cape Girardeau, MO)
Hop on over to Cape Safari Park on Saturday for their egg-citing Annual Easter Egg Hunt! Starting at 11:30 AM for ages 0-5 and 12:00 PM for ages 6-12, join the Easter Bunny for a thrilling egg hunt adventure. More info here.

🏊 Jefferson Pool Egg Dive (Cape Girardeau, MO)
Dive into a different kind of Easter fun at the Jefferson Pool Egg Dive! Kids up to 10 years old can participate in this unique egg hunt starting at 10 AM. Dive in and discover eggs filled with candy & prizes! Tickets available here.

🍩 Mayor’s Egg Hunt (Marble Hill, MO)
Join the Easter Bunny for donuts and an egg hunt at the Marble Hill Airport Grounds starting at 9 AM. Hunt kicks off at 10 AM. More details here.

🎪 Easter Egg Hunt & Carnival at The Grace Center (Marble Hill, MO)
This inclusive event offers something for everyone! Starting at noon, enjoy a carnival, special egg hunt for those with limited mobility, and more. Hot dogs and chips provided for lunch. Learn more here.

🐣 Egg Hunt, Crafts, and Games at First Baptist Church (Cape Girardeau, MO)
From 10 AM to 12 PM, join in the fun at First Baptist Church with egg hunts, crafts, and games for the kiddos! More info here.

🌸 Community Easter Egg Hunt at Fruitland Community Church (Jackson, MO)
Thousands of eggs await at this egg-stravaganza starting at 10:30 AM! Don’t miss out on the candy and prizes. Details here.

🎉 Community Egg Hunt at Meier Horseshoe Pines (Jackson, MO)
Starting at 10 AM, bring the kids for a morning of egg hunting and giveaways at Meier Horseshoe Pines. More info here.

Something Different?

💐 Need a breather from egg hunts and sugared-up kids? Treat yourself to some “me time” at Mollie’s in Cape during their Easter Market Pop-Up! Enjoy boutique shopping, fresh tulip bouquets, and delicious treats including freshly baked bread you can use (and pass off as your own, I won’t tell…) for your Easter dinner. Event details here.

📸 Looking for a few family photos in a blooming apple orchard? You know I’ve got you covered! Apple Blossom Minis are happening this Saturday, 3/30 out at Knowlan Family Farm in Jackson, MO. Get yourself booked here.

$175 for 3 images
$200 for 5
$350 for 10
Styling guide will be provided. Proofs will be ready within one week of your session and the turnaround time from favorite submission to final images is one week. Come play in the orchard!

I’m wishing you all a beautiful and fun Easter! ❤️

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