Easter Egg Hunt

2020 Easter Egg Hunt

***This event has been canceled due to COVID-19. For a complete listing of alerts, postponements and cancellations, visit our COVID-19 portal.***

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is hosting its annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 28. Presented by Primrose School of Heritage Wake Forest and Bumgarner & Martin Orthodontics the egg hunt will take place at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

In addition to hiding over 10,000 Easter eggs, PRCR will offer Easter-themed arts and crafts activities, plus games and a free raffle. 

Egg Hunt MapEgg Hunt Times

Ages 3 & younger – 10 am

Ages 4-6 – 10:20 am

Ages 7-9 – 10:40 am

Ages 10-12 – 11 am

Egg-ceptional Hunt for children with disabilities – 11:30 am

Easter Egg Hunt App

Complete information about this year's Easter Egg Hunt is provided under the "Egg Hunt" function of the Town of Wake Forest app. Download the app for instant access to egg hunt times, information concerning parking at Joyner Park, and more! IPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android users can download the app by searching for "Town of Wake Forest" on iTunes, in the iPhone app store, or in Google Play or by scanning the appropriate QR code.


The rain date for the Easter Egg Hunt is Sunday, March 29 from Noon-1 pm. The Egg-Ceptional Hunt for Children with Disabilities will start at 1:15 pm.

Smart phone users who have downloaded the Town of Wake Forest app will receive a push notification message informing them of any schedule changes. Updates will also be provided on our Facebook page and by calling the Wake Forest Weather Line at 919-435-9569.


Thank you to our 2020 Wake Forest Easter Egg Hunt Sponsors: Primrose School of Heritage Wake Forest, Bumgarner & Martin OrthodonticsBritish Swim SchoolVision Martial Arts, Burn Boot Camp, Triangle Family Dentistry and Wake Skin Cancer Center

2020 Easter Egg Hunt sponsorships are sold out. To learn about additional sponsorship opportunities fill out our Sponsorship Interest Form

          British Swim School Logo           Triangle Family Dentistry logo     wake skin cancer center     burn boot camp logo

Prize Donations 

Area businesses can support the 2020 Easter Egg Hunt by donating a prize for the event. Contributing businesses will be acknowledged online and displayed on a sign at the event. Gender neutral prizes are preferred. Examples include: Easter baskets, bicycles, movie tickets, kid's activity passes, toys, games and books. To donate for the 2020 event, contact Marketing & Business Relations Associate, Amanda Cochrane.  


To receive email notifications concerning special events in Wake Forest, sign up for E-Notifier.

Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources

Joyner Park Community Center
701 Harris Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587