CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Apr 11, 2014) - Spring has sprung and Easter is right about the corner, so take advantage of all the best brunches, events and Easter egg hunts in Chicago. Today, ChicagoTraveler.com, a leading tourism guide in Chicago, announced a list of top Easter celebrations. The list includes family friendly brunches, and Easter egg hunts for the kids.
"Chicago knows how to do holidays," says Lindsey Skinner, editor of ChicagoTraveler.com, "and Easter is no exception. Grab a mimosa and enjoy the warmer weather this Easter."
Easter Brunches in Chicago
By far the best way to enjoy Easter brunch this year is aboard the famous Odyssey cruise ship. Cruises depart for either brunch or dinner, and include a complimentary glass of champagne or a mimosa, upscale DJ entertainment, and delicious cuisine. Brunch cruises are $64.90, and dinner cruises are $89.90.
Cafe des Architectes
Enjoy a 3-course brunch at Cafe des Architectes this Easter, served from 11am - 4pm. The brunch is $69 for adults, and $19 for children under 12 years old. Courses include an appetizer, entree and dessert. Reservations are recommended.
Easter Sunday at Chicago q includes a chance for kids to meet the Easter Bunny, get their faces painted, and even participate in the Easter egg hunt. Brunch happens from 11am - 3pm, and includes bottomless mimosas for the grown ups.
Easter Egg Hunts in Chicago
Lincoln Park Zoo - Saturday April 19
Bring the kids and enjoy the best egg hunt for animal lovers. Tickets include free carousel and train rides, meeting the Easter Bunny, making crafts and visiting the animals. Tickets are $40 for ages 2-11, and $20 for ages 12+.
Chicago Parks District Easter Egg Hunts - Saturday April 19
Easter eggs and bunnies will also be sprinkled throughout Chicago's parks. Most Easter egg hunts will be going on April 19, and most of the events are free. For more information, or to find an Easter egg hunt in a park near you visit Chicago Park District's event page.
Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt - Saturday April 12
The kids will love this fun twist on Easter egg hunting. Jefferson Memorial Park is doing a family movie & flashlight egg hunt this year, all you need to bring is a flashlight and a basket! The event is free, and is going on from 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
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