Knoxville Easter Events


Spring has arrived in East Tennessee! That means Easter is not too far behind. Knoxville Moms has a complete list of family activities to create some special Easter memories. You can hunt for hundreds of eggs and even meet the Easter bunny! Many of these events are free, but organizers ask that you bring your own baskets or bags to collect the eggs. However you celebrate, we hope you and your peeps have a great time!

2023 Easter Events in Knoxville

West Town Mall Easter Bunny

West Town Mall
7600 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
(865) 693-4731
Date & Time: Friday, 3/10/23-Saturday, 4/8/23
Monday-Saturday 11:00AM-7:00PM, Sunday 10:00AM-6:00PM

Cost: FREE to visit. Prices of photo packages vary.
Come visit with the Easter Bunny and capture the moment with photos!
Online reservations are preferred, but walk-in visits are welcome.

Caring Bunny

West Town Mall
7600 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
(865) 693-4731
Date & Time: Sunday, 3/26/23 10:00AM-11:30AM
Cost: FREE to visit. Prices of photo packages vary.

Caring Bunny provides an exclusive, subdued and welcoming environment for children with special needs and their families. Photos will be taken and available for purchase at this event. Make your reservation online.

Smart Toys & Books: Easter Bunny Meet & Greet

Smart Toys and Books
Franklin Square
9700 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37922
(865) 394-6060
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 11:00am-1:00pm
Cost: FREE

Meet the Easter bunny and snap a photo! Call to reserve your FREE spot!

Zoo Knoxville’s Big Egg Hunt!

Zoo Knoxville
3500 Knoxville Zoo Drive
Knoxville, TN 37914
(865) 637-5331
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 Zoo Members & Saturday, 4/8/23 General Public
Gates Open at 7:30am, Egg Hunt 8:15am
Cost: Ages 0-12 $24.95 Includes Zoo Admission for Day & Adults $26.95 Includes Zoo Admission for Day, $15 Zoo Member Child, Zoo Member Adults Free

This year’s event is a “Dinosaur Edition” millions of years in the making-experience 22 life-like animatronic dinosaurs on an egg hunt as epic as the Mesozoic era! To ensure a successful hunt for participants, there are two egg hunt areas for designated ages; one for ages 0-4 and one for ages 5-12.  All ticketed children receive a keepsake plush animal when they return their eggs for recycling. Find one of the Golden Eggs and win a grand prize of a zoo meals or zoo memberships.

Easter Spring Fling

Cook N Craft Academy
418 Wharf Street
Loudon, TN 37774
(865) 394-8796
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/8/23 10:00AM-2:00PM
Cost: Kids $12.00 plus tax, Adults $18.00 plus tax, Kids Under 2 Free

There will be a delicious Easter brunch as well as games for the kids, a visit by the Easter bunny with photos, and an open-air market for you to shop for your baskets. Tickets can be purchased here. You do not need to purchase tickets if shopping the market only! 

Easter Egg Hunt on the Farm

Narramore Farms Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze
199 Laurel Bluff Road
Kingston, TN 37763
(865) 403-9335
Date & Time: Saturday 4/7/23 & 4/8/23 11:00AM-4:00PM
Cost: $12 per person (Ages 2 & Older)

Make plans to join the Easter Bunny at Narramore Farms for an EGG-cellent event! This event will feature non-stop egg hunts, fun games, face painting, food vendors and fun farm activities. Photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny will take place every hour. A continuous egg hunt that will last ALL DAY! Kids of all ages will hunt together in the same field while parents are able to soak it all in and capture precious photos to cherish year after year! The kiddos will turn in their eggs after hunting to obtain a small prize.* {Limit one prize per child.} This event is weather permitting. If you are unsure, please be sure to check with Narramore Farms.

RiverView Family Farm Easter Event 

RiverView Family Farm
12130 Prater Lane
Knoxville, TN 37922
(865) 603-9347
Date & Time: Friday, 4/7/23 & Saturday, 4/8/23 11:00AM-4:00PM
Cost: TBA

Activities include a continuous Easter egg hunt, farm animals, games and food, music, hayrides, face painting and outdoor fun! For the latest details, visit the RiverView Family Farm Facebook page.

Fountain City Easter Community Event 

Fountain City Duck Pond
102 Adair Drive
Knoxville, TN 37918
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 12:00PM-2:00PM
Cost: Free

The first annual Fountain City Easter Community Event will include a photo opportunity with the Easter bunny, crafts and face painting, a bounce house, outdoor games and a food truck. This event will take place after the egg hunt at the Fountain City Duck Pond that will take place that morning.

Deep Well Farm 

Deep Well Farm
9567 U.S. 11 E
Lenoir City, TN 37772
(865) 333-0043
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23, Sunday 4/2/23, Friday 4/7/23 & Saturday, 4/8/23 11:00AM-5:00PM
Cost: $10 per person/child, Under 2 Free

Guests will go on a wagon ride to the egg hunt! The hunt will be split up into different age groups. All the slides, swings and playgrounds will be open along with new exciting additions including face painting and small prizes for the children. There will also be free water and popcorn. You can event take a free picture with the Easter bunny!

Mayfield Easter Egg Hunt 

257 Highway 307
Athens, TN 37303
(423) 746-9859
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23, Sunday 4/8/23, Friday, 4/7/23 & Saturday 4/8/23 11:00AM-3:00PM
Cost: TBA

You’re invited to an “egg-stravagant” Easter egg hunt! In addition, enjoy the bounce pad/bounce pillow, pedal cars, zip line, mountain slide, tire swings and more! You’ll also have the opportunity to have your picture taken with the Easter bunny. Tickets are only available online. For the latest information, visit the Mayfield Farm Park Facebook page.

Bunny Hopper Express

Great Smoky Mountains Railroad Bryson City Depot (approximately 2.5 hours from Knoxville)
226 Everett Street Bryson City, NC 28713
Date & Time: Friday, 4/7/23 10:30am & Saturday, 4/8/23 10:30AM
Cost: Prices vary depending on class of service and age of passenger.

Ride the train along the Nantahala Gorge River to a picturesque layover destination for Easter themed activities and egg hunt. Tickets must be purchased in advance.

Volunteer Princess Easter Brunch & Dinner Cruises

956 Volunteer Landing Lane
Knoxville, TN 37915
(865) 247-6584
Date & Time: Sunday, 4/9/23
Cost: $24.95/$27.95 Child, $48.95/$55.95 Adult

Celebrate Easter with an unparalleled view of Knoxville! Enjoy a one and a half hour or two-hour cruise around Knoxville. Special packages and private tables are available.

Grace Baptist Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt

7171 Oak Ridge Highway
Knoxville, TN 37931
(865) 691-8886
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 9:00AM-12:00PM
Cost: Free

This annual event will feature an egg hunt, free food, inflatables, face painting, games and prizes. For ages preschool to fifth grade.

Dante Church of God Epic Egg Hunt

414 Dante School Road
Knoxville, TN 37918
(865) 454-8931
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/8/23 10:30AM-12:30PM
Cost: Free

Grab the kids, find the Easter baskets, and join us for an EPIC day of FUN! There will be photo opportunities with Funny Bunny and other favorite characters. We will also have face painting, inflatables, popcorn, snow cones, and much more. Prize giveaways for each age group, including a Family Grand Prize Drawing. 

Grace Lutheran Easter Festival

9076 Middlebrook Pike
Knoxville, TN 37923
(865) 691-2823
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/8/23 10:00am-5:00pm
Cost: Free

This popular event begins with a Passion Play (35-40 minutes). Then an egg hunt will be held at 11:00am for ages zero to 10. There will also be face painting, cookie decorating, a cake walk and free food among other activities.  

Caledonia Presbyterian Church

7817 Ruggles Ferry Pike
Strawberry Plains, TN 37924
(865) 933-9325
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 3:00pm-5:00pm
Cost: Free

We will have eggs hidden for all age groups. After the hunt, we will have hot dogs and snacks and time to hang out and play. Come enjoy our playground and pavilion area!

Easter Bunny at Willow Ridge

97 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 481-3825
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/8/23 11:00am-1:00pm
Cost: Free

Come by for a treat and snap a photo! All ages are welcome!

Oak Street Baptist Spring Fest

218 Oakdale Street
Maryville, TN 37801
(865) 984-5070
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 3:00pm-6:30pm
Cost: Free

Train Rides, Games, Prizes, Cake Walks, Crafts, and Food!

East Knox County Easter Egg Hunt

9300 Rutledge Pike
Mascot, TN 37806
(865) 933-3493
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/8/23 2:00pm
Cost: Free

Hopewell Church is hosting this event on the East Knox County Elementary School athletic field. There will be an egg hunt along with hot dogs, chips and drinks. You can also snap a Easter family photo in front of the spring photo backdrop! Children are encouraged to bring a basket to bag to collect their eggs in.

Friendly Farm Easter EGGstravaganza

1104 Rebel Hollow Road
Tazewell, TN 37879
(865) 247-1874
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 12:00pm-4:00pm
Cost: Children $10.00 (Up to age 12), Adults $8.00

Egg Hunts, baby animals, storybook trails, crafts, games and more!

City of Oak Ridge Community Egg Hunt

AK Bissell Park
1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 425-3450
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 11:00AM
Cost: FREE

The City of Oak Ridge is hosting a free, community egg hunt! Over 15,000 candy and toy-filled eggs will be hidden at AK Bissell Park.  The egg hunt is for children from age four to fourth grade. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration on Eventbrite is encouraged.

Oak Ridge Egg Drop

Heritage Fellowship Church
121 North Illinois Avenue
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 482-5566
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/8/23 11:00AM-2:00PM
Cost: FREE

Join us on Saturday, April 16th at 11 a.m. for our Oak Ridge Egg Drop! We will have thousands of eggs dropped from a helicopter, B-Shoc Concert, inflatables and so much more! For food, we will have Smash Knoxville and CJ’s Tacos. Advanced registration is required.

Egg Hunt & Waffle Bar

Centennial Golf Course
101 Centennial Boulevard
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
(865) 425-5353
Date & Time: Saturday, 4/1/23 10:00AM-12:00PM
Cost: $12.00

This all-you-can eat waffle bar with toppings benefits Girls, Inc. of the Tennessee Valley. An egg hunt will follow.

Lenoir City Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Lenoir City Park, Shelters 2, 3, & 5 (Left side of park near boat launch)
City Park Drive
Lenoir City, TN 37772
(865) 986-1223
Date & Time: TBA
Cost: FREE

Come join the fun as you let your kids enjoy the excitement of finding a basket full of Easter eggs and having their picture made with the Easter bunny! The hunt will be broken down into three different age groups: ages 0-3 years, 4-7 years, 8-12 years. This event is FREE and everyone is welcome. Please bring your own baskets or bags!

Loudon Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Loudon Municipal Park
1470 Roberson Springs Road
Loudon, TN 37774
(865) 458-7525
Date & Time: TBA
Cost: FREE

Join the Easter Bunny in the hunt for thousands of candy & prize-filled eggs! The hunt will be divided into age groups. Those groups are 0-3, 4-7 and 8-12. Don’t forget your Easter baskets or bags!

Hillside Barn Venue Easter Egg Hunt

4621 Markwood Road
Loudon, TN 37774
(423) 371-9542
Date & Time: Saturday, 3/25/23 1:00PM-6:00PM
Cost: FREE admission

Come join us for a fun-filled day of activities. There will be an Easter Egg hunt with prize eggs throughout the day. FREE admission but please be sure to bring cash to enjoy some of the other festivities including; bounce houses, nerf gun war, petting zoo, and face painting. There will also be vendors, and Mw Sweets along with The Deep South Fish Shack. 

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Do you know of other Easter events? Please comment below so we can add them to our list!

Wishing you and yours an eggcellent Easter!




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