Let’s Celebrate Easter: 2018 High Country Family Easter Events

Can you believe Easter is soon? There are lots of fun family events in and around the High Country. Check out the great events! If you have an Easter event that you would like added, please contact us.

March 24: Easter Egg Festival & Hunt at Memorial Park in Blowing Rock 

Annual fun for kids & families! Games & Activities, Petting Zoo, Face Painting start at 10:00am. Egg hunt is at 11:00am.

March 24: Easter Egg Hunt in Banner Elk


March 24: The Annual Downtown Boone Easter Eggstravaganza 

Starting at 10 am, there will be programming for kids of all ages at the Watauga County Library. Activities will conclude at noon inside the library.

At 10:15 am, we will hold the 4-7 year old’s Egg Hunt first, on the lawn of the Library.

Around 10:30 am, we will do the 0-3 year old Egg Hunt.

*In the event of rain or snow, we will not do the outdoor egg hunt, however the activities will still take place indoors.

From 10 am until 2 pm, select merchants in Downtown Boone will host a scavenger Egg Hunt for kids between the ages of 8 and 12. To participate, you can pick up your scavenger hunt clue card from the Youth Resource desk at the Library. You will follow the clues to the different businesses, collecting eggs and stamps along the way. Kids can drop off completed clue cards in the night deposit box at Town Hall (567 W. King Street); several grand prize winners will be drawn from the pool of completed cards and winners will be announced Monday, March 26th. Adult supervision is required, and the scavenger hunt will take place rain or shine!

March 31: Beech Mountain’s Hoppy Easter Party

Join Beech Mountain for an Egg-straordinary Party & Easter Egg Hunt at the Buckeye Recreation Center on Saturday, March 31st. From 10:00 am – 12:00 pm the whole family will enjoy breakfast, games & activities. This event is geared toward families with children 12 & under. Call the Rec. Center at (828) 387-3003 for more information.