14 Mar Ottawa Real Estate Area Easter Fun
Easter in the Ottawa real estate area is an exciting time for all, because honestly, who doesn’t LOVE chocolate and cuddly little bunnies?! I know one of our favorite family holidays is Easter because of all the fun you can enjoy outside with friends and family.
The Ottawa area is so wonderful because of the many family friendly events and great outdoor weather this time of the year. If you are looking to move to Ottawa, or buy Ottawa real estate, you will be excited to learn there are many fun and delicious Easter activities for you and your family to enjoy every year!
Living in Ottawa Real Estate
Many local events surround this special time of year with Easter egg and treasure hunts galore! Other fun activities include face painting, wagon rides, colouring contests, maple syrup sampling and much more!
Whatever you are looking for, the Ottawa area has loads of great activities for Easter:
Billings Estate Museum – “Easter at the Estate”
2100 Cabot Street
Meet the Easter Bunny and impress him by dying eggs using vegetable dyes and making your own chocolate! Explore springtime at the Estate as the flowers start to bloom.
Cost: $6/person, $10/pair, $15/family.
Canada Agriculture Museum – Hop to the Farm
Celebrate Easter and the arrival of spring with numerous activities. Come meet the gentle new lambs, baby rabbits and newly-hatched fluffy chicks. Children six years and under can join in chocolate Easter egg hunts while the older kids scurry to find the “Signs of Spring”.
Fulton’s Sugar Bush and Pancake House
Easter Weekend Celebration
Join the Easter egg hunt on Saturday & Sunday from 10am – 2pm every 1/2 hour ($2 per child 8 years and under)
Face painting at select times
Horsedrawn Rides 10am – 2pm all weekend
Trail Games – “I Spy” & “Mystery Hunt”
Walk, hike, snowshoe, ski, toboggan (bring your own equipment)
Metcalfe Farmer’s Market – 5th Annual “Country Easter”
8021 Mitch Owens Road
Great gifts for the entire family – baking and hand made gifts
Proulx Sugarbush & Berry Farm
1865 O’Toole Road, Cumberland
613-833-2417 or 613-833-9009
Good Friday & Easter Monday- 9am to 3pm.
No reservations required
Easter Saturday – 9am to 3pm. No reservations required
Easter Sunday – 9am to 3pm. Reservations required
Egg Hunt, Face painting & Clue Hunt – 11am to 2pm: Good Friday, Saturday and Easter Sunday.($)
All money collected will be donated to the C.R.C. (Orleans-Cumberland Resource Center)
270 Pinheys Point Road (Dunrobin)
Join them for an Easter egg hunt, meet some fuzzy farm animals, and build your own Easter basket to fill with naturally-dyed eggs and maybe even a sweet treat!
Cost: 6$/person, $10/pair, $15/family.
Stanley’s Olde Maple Lane
2452 Yorks Corners Road (Edwards)
Annual Easter Egg Hunts
Online booking is necessary
Adults: $4.50; Children: $6.50
Meet the Easter Bunny and accompany him on an Easter egg hunt! Hop on a wagon and search the Sugar Bush for hidden eggs and visit the animals in the barn.
The Easter Egg Hunt is extremely popular, so they recommend making a reservation online.
Valleyview Little Animal Farm
4750 Fallowfield Road
2011 details to be announced
Come see (and feed) the animals, take a train ride, play in their playground or take part in their all day Easter egg hunt. Fun times for all ages!
Besides going out for Easter, you can organize some great activities at home with your children, such as fun outdoor games to play in the yard. One of our Ottawa neighbourhood favorites is racing with an egg balanced on a spoon-the children in our Ottawa community get very competitive and have a great time!
Until next time,