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Things to Do in San Diego in April 2017 – lots of Egg Hunts!

Posted on: April 1st, 2017 by Kate Hamernik

egg hunts in San Diego

It is official! We have left winter behind and moved into spring. San Diego offers lots of fun events in April to celebrate this time of the year! Enjoy this recommended list of FREE or budget-friendly activities in San Diego.


Seaport Village

Ben & Jerry’s FREE Cone Day

April 4, 2017



Ben & Jerry sure know how to say thank you! Ben & Jerry’s Seaport Village is showing their appreciation in way of a FREE ice cream cone! Grab the family and head on over to Seaport Village on April 4th for this free sweet treat!


Located at:

859-A West Harbor Dr.

San Diego, CA 92101

Here’s Sister J & Brother S enjoying the Encintias Egg Hunt many years before Mommy even knew what a blog was!


Balboa Park

Earth Fair 2017 (FREE)


April 23, 2017


This event is touted as the largest annual environmental fair in the world that is free! With over 300 exhibitors you this certainly gives credit to that claim. Visitors attending will be able to partake in special theme and children’s activity areas, a food pavilion, arts and crafts show, four entertainment venues, a Children’s Earth Parade, and the Cleaner Car Concourse. Don’t forget to visit the Magic Stage for a family magic show! There will be plenty for the kids to do in the children’s activity areas. Kids will be able to enjoy crafts, storytelling, face painting, gift card creating using recycled materials, games and other hands-on activities.


For more information:


Located at:

Balboa Park

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MotorCars on MainStreet (FREE)


April 30, 2017


This annual car show is located only one block from the beach. Lucky attendees will be able to view over 400 pre-1973 restored classic cars, hot rods, and custom trucks and cars. If you enjoy live music at a car show, you are in luck. The Cat-illacs will be the featured performer and there will also be drawings during the day.


Located at:

Downtown Coronado at Isabella and Orange Avenues


For more information:



Little Italy

Mission Federal Credit Union Art Walk & Kids Walk (FREE)


April 29th & 30th, 2017


17 blocks in Little Italy will be set aside for this incredible event. Not only are you able to view artwork but there will also be art work available for purchase. In addition you can enjoy interactive art experiences, music and dance. Way more details and too many artists and activities to be able to describe here. Make sure to click on the link below to view all the info. There will also be all kinds of fun, hands-on creative art experiences for the kids at the KidsWalk.


Located at:

1790 India St. in San Diego, CA 92101


For directions:,-117.1684


For more information:


Contact Info: 1-619-615-1090



Various San Diego Michael’s locations

Easter Egg decorating event


April 1, 2017


All you need to do is purchase any egg in the store and the rest of the supplies you will need, are free!  Check the link to contact the Michael’s nearest you to confirm the location and ask for more details.


For more information:

Contact Info: 1-800-642-4235


Easter Egg Hunts

I have found a few San Diego Egg Hunts that will meet any budget!


Balboa Park

Spring Egg Hunt

Cost: FREE (BYOB, Bring Your Own Basket)

April 15, 2017

9:30am-12pm (Easter Egg Hunts start at 11am)


Located at: Morley Field Sports Park

2221 Morley Field Dr.

San Diego, CA 92104


More info:


Belmont Park

Belmont’s Easter Bash

Cost: FREE

April 16, 2017

1pm Egg Hunt


Located at Belmont Park

3146 Mission Blvd.

San Diego, CA 92109


More info:



La Jolla

Spring Egg Hunt

Cost: $5 (BYOB, Bring Your Own Basket)

April 15, 2017

Egg Hunt Schedule

10:00 a.m. – 2 and under

10:30 a.m. – 3 to 4 years

11:00 a.m. – 5 to 6 years

11:30 a.m. – 7 to 9 years

12:00 p.m. – 10 to 12 years


Located at: La Jolla Recreation Center

615 Prospect St.

San Diego, CA 92037


More Info:


BONUS- Do you have a Birch Aquarium pass or are you planning on going on an upcoming weekend? Check out this underwater egg hunt!

Eggstravaganza at Birch Aquarium

Cost: FREE with admission

April 14, 15 and 16



Located at: Birch Aquarium

2300 Expedition Way

La Jolla, CA 92037


More info:


Mission Beach

Mission Beach Egg Hunt

Cost: $5/child

*space is limited, by tickets here:

April 16, 2017



Located at: 3125 Ocean Front Walk

San Diego, CA 92109


More info:



Pacific Beach

Spring Egg Hunt


April 15, 2017


Egg hunt starts at 1:00 for 2 years and under

Egg hunt starts at 1:15 for 3 to 4 years old

Egg hunt starts at 1:30 for 5 to 7 years old

Egg hunt starts at 1:45 for 8 to 10 years old

Egg hunt starts at 2:00 for 11 to 12 years old



Located at: Pacific Beach Recreation Center

1405 Diamond St.

San Diego, CA 92109


More info:



Easter Egg Hunt


April 15, 2017



Located at: Poway Community Park

13094 Civic Center Dr.

Poway, CA 92064


More info:




San Diego

Easter Eggstravaganza

Cost: FREE

April 1, 2017

Noon to 3pm


Located at: Piazza Carmel

3810 Valley Centre Dr.

San Diego, CA 92130


More info:


San Diego

Doyle Spring Festival

Cost: FREE (use contact info to confirm)

April 7, 2017



Located at: Doyle Park Recreation Center

8175 Regents Rd.

San Diego, CA 92122


More info:


Spring Egg Hunt

Cost: FREE, BYOB (Bring Your Own Basket)

April 8, 2017

10am-12pm, ages 10 and younger. Egg hunt begins promptly at 10am.


Located at Standley Park and Recreation Center & Gym

3585 Governor Dr.

San Diego, CA 92122


More info (scroll down to find the ad):



San Diego

Spring Egg Hunt


April 8, 2017


Egg hunt starts @ 10:30 am for 3 years and under

Egg hunt starts @ 10:45 am for 4-6 years

Egg hunt starts @ 11:00 am for 7-9 years

Egg hunt starts @ 11:15 am for 10-14 years

Egg hunt starts @ 11:30 am for 15 and up


Located at Willie Henderson Sports Complex

1035 S. 45th St

San Diego, Ca 92113


More Info:



Spring Eggstravaganza

Cost: $1 for a ticket (you can purchase multiple tickets for $1 each for several different activities available, but the egg hunt wristband for 8 and under is $1). Helpful parking hint- search around for where to park before you go because it looks like they charge $10 for parking but do provide a free shuttle.

April 15, 2017



Located at: Santee Lakes, Lake #5

9310 Fanita Pkwy.

Santee, CA 92071


More info and for activity schedule:


Torrey Hills

Spring Egg Hunt

Cost: FREE

April 15, 2017


Located at: Torrey Hills Neighborhood Park

4262 Calle Mejillones

San Diego, CA 92130


More info:


Harvey Homes FREE bag giveaway

I have 15 Harvey Homes reusable bags left to give away for free to the first 15 requests from San Diego county residents. 1 per request! You can use these incredible reusable bags for shopping and entering our Facebook and Instagram contests. Our next contest will be in April, so get your bags now if you would like to be eligible for the upcoming contest! Contest prizes include prize combos from Indian Joe Brewing & Little Cakes, Danny’s Donuts & VG Donut and Bakery, Mama and Papa’s Pizza Grotto & Movie Tickets and finally, Starbucks! Get your bag now because you really do not want to miss out!

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Get your FREE bag at:

Don’t forget to like Harvey Homes over on Facebook for contest updates!

harvey homes real estate

Michelle was born and raised in North San Diego County. She began her career in the real estate industry in 1999 and in 2005, she launched her own full-service real estate brokerage, Harvey Homes Real Estate and Property Management at Her business is based out of North San Diego County, but she also works in San Diego and on occasion, Riverside County. Michelle is able to offer incredible deals to her home sellers because she operates a virtual office and you work directly with her, the Broker/owner. Home buyers are also able to benefit from the knowledge gained in her 18+ year career. In addition to running a successful full time business, she is a proud homeschooler, CSUSM business graduate, wife to her incredible husband, Jason, and is always learning something new from her tenacious 7 year old son, Mason. Michelle enjoys family time, giving back to the community, never ending home projects with her husband, playing piano with her son, new travel adventures, and attempting to be crafty.

Contact info:

760-716-7549 call/text


Easter Egg Hunts in San Diego County!

Posted on: March 11th, 2015 by Kate Hamernik


Easter is my favorite holiday for pictures!  In San Diego the weather is already so beautiful so Egg Hunt pictures are the best!  Every year I try to put together a list of Egg Hunts in San Diego 2015 – below I have a list of Egg Hunts around the county. I have only included the basic info – where in the County and the date but I have also included the link back where you can find all the information about that city’s Egg Hunt.  If you know of an Egg Hunt in San Diego (anywhere in San Diego County in 2015)  I really hope you will email me or leave it in the comments!  I will update a couple times leading up to Easter.  * New hunts listed below!*

March 28th

Carmel Mountain Ranch – free pics with the Easter Bunny (use your camera), candy filled eggs, and more!

Bates Nut Farm – egg hunts, pony rides, other festivities – some activities are for a fee


April 4th

Carlsbad – EGGstravaganza Spring Festival  10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Poinsettia Community Park, 6600 Hidden Valley Road.

Carlsbad Premium Outlets are  hosting a FREE Egg Scavenger hunt!

Encinitas Egg Hunt –this is one of our favorites over the years!  Visit with the Easter Bunny, collect eggs, activities, and more!

Oceanside – Buddy Todd Park


San Marcos – Spring Egg Scramble ($5)

Santee – Spring Extravaganza (fee)

Vista – Brengle Terrace Park


Easter Sunday – April 5th

Oceanside – First Presbyterian Church – egg hunts after BOTH services – 10 am and 11:30 am



Just got this flyer too….




I know there must be dozens more Egg Hunts in San Diego!  Do you know of any?  Please leave info and a link if you have it in the comment section about any San Diego County Egg Hunts!  Thanks!  Enjoy!