If you are celebrating Easter on Kiawah Island, then you are in luck! Whether you are searching for a laidback afternoon with the Easter Bunny or an extravagant brunch, you’ll find it all on this beloved Charleston sea island. Read on to learn how you make this Easter the best one yet. Afterward, find more fun ways to spend time with the family in our free Kiawah Island Vacation Guide! Our local guide is full of recommendations for parks, outdoor recreation, family-friendly restaurants, and more.
How to Have the Best Kiawah Island Easter
EGGstravagant Easter Festival
Your Wednesdays just got more exciting with The EGGstravagant Easter Festival on Kiawah Island! Each year, families from across the island gather for these fun-filled evenings. Jump castles, magicians, and Southern lawn games are a few activities you’ll find. Remember to stop by the photo booth for a special family photo! The EGGstravagant Easter Festival takes place every Wednesday at Night Heron Park for the entire month leading up to Easter.
The Kiawah Island Golf Resort Kids Triathlon
After the little ones have a sweet treat (or two) from the Easter Bunny, let them burn off that extra energy at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s Kids Triathlon. Kids will have a blast as they swim in the Night Heron family pool, followed by a run on the bike paths or the beach. There is even a celebratory party at the finish line! The Kiawah Island Golf Resort Kids Triathlon takes place at Night Heron Park. The course is appropriate for children ages three to 14 and varies by age group.
Meet the Easter Bunny
The Easter Bunny always makes an appearance on Kiawah Island. Traditionally, families gather in the Grand Oaks Ballroom at The Sanctuary for the most spectacular Easter Bunny appearance. In addition to an outstanding lunch menu, the festivities also include culinary displays and stations to browse. In 2018, there was also an activity room and children’s buffet!
Easter Egg Hunt and Toss
Bring the whole family to Night Heron Park for one of Kiawah Island’s most beloved traditions, the annual Easter Egg Hunt and Toss! The hunt begins at 10:00 a.m. with the egg toss immediately following. The Easter Bunny will be ready for photos at 9:30 a.m.! The Egg Hunt and Toss takes place each year on Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday Dining Options
Easter on Kiawah Island offers many delicious dining options. Some of the island’s top choices include Easter brunch at Jasmine Porch, Italian-inspired dishes for lunch at Tomasso at Turtle Point, and the annual Mingo Point Oyster Roast and BBQ for dinner.
More Fun Easter Activities on Kiawah Island
On Kiawah Island, there are dozens of great activities that are traditionally on the calendar. Here are more popular Easter weekend activities that you may enjoy.
- Sunrise Yoga on the Beach | TBD
- The Spring Pool Party and H2O Egg Hunt | TBD
- Egg-streme Family Kayaking Hunt | TBD
- Sunrise Service by Church of Our Savior | Easter Sunday
- Easter Service at Freshfields Village | Easter Sunday
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When you plan a Kiawah Island Easter, you’re in for a special treat! In addition to these fun celebrations and events, the island’s relaxed atmosphere is perfect for spending quality time with your loved ones. Head over to the Ocean Course for a round of golf, enjoy an early morning walk on the beach, or simply relax and watch the sunset on the patio of your oceanfront home. However you choose to spend your time, you’ll find that there is no place like Kiawah Island in the spring!
When you are ready to plan your spring break, check our Kiawah Island rental specials and book your stay. Or, if you are searching for your own piece of paradise, browse our extensive collection of real estate listings. Happy Easter from Pam Harrington Exclusives!