Easter is the perfect opportunity for your family to enjoy their first vacation of the year! Whether you are searching for a laidback afternoon with the Easter Bunny or an extravagant brunch, you’ll find it all on our lovely Charleston sea islands. Read on to learn about our favorite ways to celebrate Easter on Seabrook and Kiawah Island.
While you’re in town, take some time to enjoy the many other wonderful things to do in the area. For the best recommendations, request access to our complimentary Charleston Sea Island Vacation Guides.
The Best Ways to Annually Celebrate Easter on Kiawah Island and Seabrook Island
Easter Eggs To-Go
Monday 3/29 – Sunday 4/4
Take your egg hunt all over Kiawah Island this Easter with Eggs To-Go! We provide the eggs, you pick the location. To help you get started, here’s a list of top hiding spots around the island, perfect for egg hunters of all ages!
Each bag contains 15 assorted candy or toy-filled Easter eggs. Bags are available at the West Beach or Night Heron Pool shops from 10am – 5pm each day. One bag of eggs per child while supplies last. Complimentary, no reservations required.
Hippity-Hop Hunt @ Night Heron Park
Daily, March 29 - April 9
Hop around Night Heron Park for a special Easter scavenger hunt! Clues are provided to scout for hidden bunnies while you reveal a secret code. Claim your prize at the Night Heron Pool Shop when complete!
This event is complimentary. Pick up your Clue sheets at the Night Heron Pool Shop and Nature Center.
Reservations are not required. Please adhere to social distancing guidelines with people outside your group.
“Egg”streme Kayak Hunt @ Mingo Point
March 30 4pm – 6pm
April 6 10:30am – 12:30pm
The Nature Program is taking the “egg” hunt to the water! Equipped with a paddle and a net, you and your partner will take to a tandem kayak in search for “eggs” scattered throughout the salt marsh.
Price is $65 per adult and $45 for children 3 -11 years old. Reservations are required, call 843.768.6001.
EGGstreme Festival @ Night Heron Park Stage
March 31 & April 7
5pm – 5:50pm, 6pm – 6:50pm, 7pm – 7:50pm
An evening filled with live music and family fun activities including a photo booth, roaming entertainment, yard games, crafts and more!
Admission is $30 per square, which secures your family a socially distanced space that seats up to 5 people. If you have more than 5 people in your party, please purchase additional spaces.
Blankets and/or beach chairs are recommended. Reservations are required, call 843.768.6001.
Easter Sunday Parade
10 am - 11:30 am
The Easter Bunny wants everyone to mask-it and bring your basket, so you can collect some Easter Eggs! The Easter Bunny will be escorted through the island by the St Johns Fire Department. See parade route here.
Grab a blanket or beach chairs and position yourself anywhere along his 2-mile route.
Event is complimentary, no reservations are required. Please adhere to social distancing guidelines with people outside your group.
Please expect minor traffic delays and detours on the island during this time.
Vehicle traffic should avoid the following areas:
- 10am – 10:45am: Sea Forest Drive
- 11am – 12pm: Green Dolphin Way, Turtle Point Lane, Tennis Club Lane
Easter Sunday Fun 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:
Easter Brunch, Buffets & Dining
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- Jasmine Porch @ The Sanctuary
- Atlantic Room @ The Ocean Course
- Tomasso @ Turtle Point
- The Players Pub @ Cougar Point
- The Ocean Room @ The Sanctuary
- Easter Brunch To Go
- Hege's at Freshfields
Easter Egg Toss @ Night Heron Park
Easter Sunday, April 4 from 1 pm - 3pm
On your mark, EGG set, go! Think you can toss your egg the farthest without it breaking? Compete in our annual egg toss! Small group competitions will be held at the soccer field every 15 minutes, instead of one big toss.
Admission is complimentary. Reservations are required, call 843.768.6001.
Tie-Dye @ Night Heron Park
Easter Sunday, April 4 from 1 pm - 3pm
Join us for an Easter family fun Tie Dye event. Choose from any of our bright, rainbow spectrum colors to make your shirt unique.
$20 per shirt. Reservations are not required. Welcome to everyone. Please adhere to social distancing guidelines with people outside your group.
Easter Events at Freshfields Village
Shag Night on the Dock
Friday, April 2 from 6 pm - 9 pm
Head to the lakeside dock to enjoy beach music, basic steps and shagging.
Spring Starlight Cinema Series
Saturday's at 8 pm
A 3 week starlight cinema series to kick off Spring! Outdoor movies on the village green - bring chairs, blankets an picnics to enjoy the family friendly movie under the stars.
- April 3 - Hop
- April 10 - Onward
- April 17 - Trolls World Tour
Book a Family-Friendly Vacation Rental for Easter
The first step to enjoying a wonderful Easter on Kiawah Island is booking a family-friendly vacation rental. Pam Harrington Exclusives offers the best selection of properties on Kiawah and Seabrook Island.