The Easter Bunny will be here before we know it and Wilmington, North Carolina is ready to celebrate this special April holiday. As you make plans for Easter 2012 in Wilmington, take a glance at the holiday events listed below that will be fun for you and your entire family. Visiting Wilmington from out of town for Easter? Spend the weekend with one of our hotel partners so that you can experience all of these exciting Easter Celebrations!
Alligator Egg Hunt
April 6, 2012 at 1:00PM
April 7, 2012 at 10:00AM and 1:00PM
Fort Fisher Aquarium is holding a special Alligator Egg Hunt. Kids will get to see a live baby alligator and learn about these fascinating animals. During this exciting event, kids will create their own alligator egg basket and search for candy filled alligator eggs! There is limited space available so sign up today! Visit the Fort Fisher Aquarium website for additional information.
Easter Bunny Drawn Tours
April 6-9, 2012 from 10:00AM - 10:00PM
Experience the picturesque beauty of Spring in historic downtown Wilmington. Horsedrawn Tours Wilmington invites you to join them for a tour of the city on an Easter 'bunny' drawn tour ride. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and rich history as the world's 'largest bunnies' pull you through historic downtown. Free surprises for children. Rides are $12.00 per adult and $5.00 for children under 12. Visit the Horsedrawn Tours Wilmington website for additional details.
Masonboro Island Easter Egg Hunt
April 8, 2012 at 11:00AM, 2:00PM, and 4:30PM
Wrightsville Beach Scenic Tours is hosting their Annual Easter Day Boat Trip & Egg Hunt. Hop on over to Masonboro Island aboard the M/V Shamrock for a unique Easter Adventure. Explore one of the largest marine sanctuary Islands in Southeastern North Carolina while embracing the Easter spirit! It is only $20 for adults and $10 for youth. Contact Capt. Joe at 910-200-4002 or visit their website to reserve your spot today.
Easter Brunch, Lunch, and Dinner
April 8, 2012
Enjoy a delicious Easter meal with friends and family at on of your favorite Wilmington restaurants including Bridge Tender, Eddie Romanelli's, and Ruth's Chris Steak House. Check out their websites for menu details and hours.
Happy Easter Everyone!
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