Easter in Cocoa Beach is always a treat, especially when you have a fun-filled itinerary to enjoy! The following are just a few of the many activities that make celebrating Easter in Cocoa Beach such a delight in 2022. Whether you pick one or take time to try them all, it’s bound to be a holiday away you won’t soon forget.
Take Part in the Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Cocoa Beach, Florida is a warm, welcoming, and fun place to explore any time of year. When you’re fortunate enough to be heading this way over Easter with kids at your side, chances are good that you’ll be looking for a fun Easter egg hunt to build into the itinerary. If you’re in town on Saturday April 9th, head over to 3300 North Atlantic Avenue at 10:30 am to take part in the annual Easter egg hunt that’s hosted by the First United Methodist Church of Cocoa Beach. This event is free for families and lasts until 1:00 pm. Admissions includes the egg hunt as well as family-friendly games, a bounce house, egg coloring activities, and even a raffle for the parents! The egg hunt kicks off at noon but signing up early for this event is a good idea as there is space for the first 100 children on the list. Each child that’s signed up for egg hunt will need their own ticket to participate. Food options after the egg hunt will include hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, and drinks—all at no cost! This annual tradition is sure to be a fun one and is held on the north side of the church. Convenient parking is available on the south side right next to the Riverside Presbyterian. Once you arrive, simply check in at the registration table to show your ticket and pick up your raffle tickets, meal tickets and goody bags.
Photo with the Easter Bunny
Nothing says Easter quite like those pictures with the Easter bunny. When your travel plans have you headed to Cocoa Beach this year and you don’t want to miss out on this time-honored photographic tradition, you’re in luck! A Photo with the Easter Bunny event is being held at 2261 Town Center Avenue Suite 113 on Friday April 15, 2022, from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. Families are invited to get their little ones dressed their best and enjoy photos on stage with the Easter bunny himself! Traveling this way with pets in tow? They’re invited to make the most of the fun as well. Pets are more than welcome to come for the photo fun and maybe even get in on the picture.
Take Part in the 3rd Annual Bad Bunny Easter Pub Crawl
On April 23, 2022, those who are in town for a more adult-friendly Easter getaway will want to consider participating in the 3rd annual Bad Bunny Easter Crawl across Cocoa Village! This event runs from 6:00 pm until midnight and is available for $18 per person when paid in advance and $25 at the door. This fun event is one that encourages participants to dress up in holiday costumes to enhance the entertainment value as you make your way from one savory stop to the next. The event begins at Elks Lodge located at 315 Florida Avenue in Cocoa. Parking is $5 so do be sure to plan for payment in advance. From here, the crawl moves onto George & Dragon, Village Biergarten, Pub Americana, and Dog N Bone.
Enjoy an Easter Picnic at Lori Wilson Park
Easter is a meaningful holiday that’s often associated with a variety of flavorful moments included. When your travels take you to Cocoa Beach, consider elevating your Easter meal experience by making it a picnic at Lori Wilson Park. This beachfront location is loved by locals and travelers alike who are looking for a scenic place to enjoy the sand, sun, surf, and access to wildlife too. Lori Wilson Park boasts a beautiful shoreline to explore as well as a variety of nature trails to trek. In total, the park sprawls over 32-acres and is open from sunrise until dusk daily. Amenities to make your picnic ideal include three pavilions, a 1,000-foot boardwalk, drinking fountains, outdoor showers and six dune crossovers too. Visitors can also make the most of access to playgrounds and a grilling area for added convenience and fun! Those excited to incorporate bird watching into their picnic at the beach will love that this park is included on the State of Florida Great Florida Birding Trail! It’s home to everything from migratory Painted Buntings, songbirds, and an array of warbler species as well.
Book Your Adventure Today and Enjoy Easter in Cocoa Beach
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