Easter weekend is upon us! Spend this weekend with us in Hendricks County, Indiana, and enjoy several holiday events that are fun for the entire family. Let's see what's going on this weekend.

Spend Easter weekend with us in Hendricks County!Business Easter Egg Hunt

Eggs filled with coupons from participating Danville businesses will be hidden around the historic Hendricks County Courthouse Square (including on Courthouse property as well as inside participating businesses) this week ending Friday in Danville. The annual Business Easter Egg Hunt provides a good way to start your weekend off right or even early.

The eggs contain special discounts or other unique opportunities (no candy) for the finder. This is especially for the "big kids" at Easter.

Click here to find the list of participating businesses.

Eggs hidden outside will be replenished every night to keep the fun going all week! Come circle the square and see if you can spot an egg and get a deal! 

For more information, click here.

Hunt for underwater Easter eggs in Plainfield on SaturdayEaster Eggstravaganza

Plainfield Parks & Recreation hosts its annual Easter Eggstravaganza underwater egg hunt at the Richard A. Carlucci Recreation & Aquatic Center in Plainfield this Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. Have the kids' photo taken with the Easter Bunny from 10 a.m. to noon, and complete a craft before the underwater hunt begins at 11 a.m.

The event offers three separate times for different age groups:

  • 5 & under: 11 to 11:10 a.m.
  • 6 to 10: 11:15 to 11:25 a.m.
  • 11 and up: 11:30 to 11:40 a.m.

For more information, click here.

Easter Egg Hunt at Hope Community Church

Hope Community Church, located at 3350 N. State Road 267 in Brownsburg, will host its sixth annual community Easter Egg Hunt this Saturday at 10:30 a.m. The event will include 10,000 eggs, and areas will be separated for specific age groups so everyone will leave with lots of fun, prizes and treats. This is a free event for kids, ages 0-12.

To pre-register and skip the long line on the day of the event, click here.

Hunt for Easter eggs and race rubber ducks at Ellis Park in DanvilleEaster Egg Hunt and Rubber Ducky Race at Ellis Park

The Kiwanis Club of Danville and Danville Parks & Recreation will host their annual Easter Egg Hunt at Ellis Park in Danville this Saturday at 10:30 a.m. for kids ages 2-9. Photos with the Easter Bunny begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Train Station, and egg hunts for three different age groups begin at 11 a.m. 

A few lucky hunters will find eggstra-special eggs that contain prize tickets! Children will be split into three groups (2-3, 4-6 and 7-9). All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Immediately after the egg hunt, race a rubber duck down the creek at Ellis Park during the Rubber Ducky Race! Ducks are available for purchase in advance at the Danville Athletic Center, 49 N. Wayne St., for $1 each. Decorate your duck and then see if it wins a prize!

For more information, click here.

Hunt for camouflaged eggs during Eggstravaganza at McCloud Nature ParkEggstravaganza at McCloud Nature Park

Another unique egg hunt takes place at McCloud Nature Park outside of North Salem this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Eggstravaganza is not your average backyard egg hunt! Hendricks County Parks & Recreation park naturalists have hidden camouflaged eggs filled with nature clues along two of their family favorite trails. Each trail has a different level of difficulty, meant for different age groups. The clues tucked inside each egg will help you answer questions on your scavenger hunt sheet.

Find all the answers and turn in your worksheet at the Nature Center to claim your prize!

For more information, click here.

Happy Easter from all of us at Visit Hendricks County!