Spring is right around the corner and our local daffodils are showing signs of life! Before you know it the Easter bunny will be hopping through too! We’ve rounded up a list of Easter events North of Boston to help you celebrate the holiday. From brunches to egg hunts to breakfast with furry, floppy-eared friends!
Hoping to score some time with the Easter Bunny this season? Smolak Farms is offering a Character Breakfast experience with the Easter Bunny March 25, 26 and April 1, 2, and 8! Join them for a delicious and fun-filled Breakfast with the Bunny! All tickets must be pre-purchased. Smolak Farms is also hosting their annual Easter Eggg Hunts on the same days listed above. Plus both events will feature an Alice in Wonderland theme and fun for the whole family!
Hammond Castle hosts an Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny! Bring your little ‘somebunny’ special to Hammond Castle Museum for a hopping good time! Join them on their ocean-facing lawn for an Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny and stay for a bubble dance party!With over 1,000 treat-filled eggs per session, each age group will collect their eggs based on an assigned color-coded system to ensure everyone has the opportunity to go home with a basket full of eggs. Get timed tickets here.
Sunday, April 9: Easter Brunch Celebration, Salem Waterfront Hotel
Join the Salem Waterfront Hotel for an Easter Brunch Buffet on Sunday, April 9th with seatings at 11:00am and 1:30pm. $60.00 for adults, $26.50 for children under 12, 3 and under are free! (Does not include tax or gratuity). The Easter Bunny will be available for pictures throughout the day, and the event includes an Easter Bonnet-Hat Contest & Egg Hunt. Check out the menu here. Call for reservations.
Head to Davio’s for a delicious and decadent holiday meal! Brunch items include Pancakes, Bananas, Amaretto, and Vermont Maple Syrup; French Toast, Grand Marnier Sautéed Berries, and Vermont Maple Syrup; French Toast, Grand Marnier Sautéed Berries, Vermont Maple Syrup; Filet Mignon, Poached Eggs, Brunch Potatoes, Popover, Truffle Bearnaise; and Lobster Omelet, Havarti, Asparagus, Brunch Potatoes. They’ll also be serving Easter dinner until 10 pm. Make a reservation now and don’t forget to bring your North of Boston Dine Out Passport to earn points and save!
April 9: Beauport Cruiselines Easter Brunch Cruise
What a better way to celebrate spring and bask in the magic of the Easter holiday than aboard Beauport Cruiselines. Enjoy one of the first cruises of the season with a wonderful Easter Brunch Buffet while sailing along the coast of Cape Ann and the Gloucester Harbor. DJ entertainment available and full bar items for purchase. Check out the menu and get your tickets here.
April 9: Easter Brunch and Dinner at Sea Level Oyster Bar Salem
Make a date at Sea Level Oyster Bar in Salem to enjoy a delicious Easter brunch or dinner. If the weather cooperates you might even be able to make it happen on the patio! Make a reservation online at sealeveloysterbar.com.
April 9: Easter by the Sea at Beauport Hotel, Gloucester
If an Easter celebration on land is preferred, Beauport offers two distinctive dining options for you on this special day. Celebrate Easter by the Sea at Beauport Hotel Gloucester. At Beauport’s 1606 Restaurant and Oyster Bar dine on special Easter features including Tea Smoked Duck Carpaccio, Moroccan Rack of Lamb and Rhubarb & White Chocolate Pot de Crème. Reservations available from 12 – 7 pm, $89* per person. Or savor the holiday in Beauport’s Grand Ballroom where you can feast on an Easter Buffet including Carved Prime Rib, Honey Baked Ham, and a “made-to-order” Omelet Station. Reservations available from 10 am to 2 pm. $89* per person | $49* per child (*Plus tax & gratuity). Reservations are required for either dining option and can be made by calling directly at 978.491.5090.
If you’re looking to spend the night during your Easter visit. Residence Inn in Danvers is the perfect central location and offers all suites!
Photo credits: Courtesy of Smolak Farms; Courtesy of Hammond Castle; Courtesy of Salem Waterfront Hotel; Courtesy of Beauport Cruiselines; Courtesy of Beauport Hospitality; Courtesy of Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Danvers