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How to Find the Best Easter Happenings in Ocean Isle Beach

“Here comes Peter Cottontail. Hopping down the bunny trail. Hippity Hoppity, Easter on its way!”

It’s that time of year again…time to dig out the Easter baskets, put on the Easter bonnets, and find out where the best Egg Hunts are taking place.

Here in Ocean Isle Beach, Spring has to be one of our favorite times of year. The weather is perfect, azaleas are blooming, Cardinals are singing their song…it really is the a splendid season. Our gorgeous beaches are uncrowded, and there is plenty of sunshine to soak up! Along with the abundance of natural beauty, this time of year is also chock-full of wonderful Easter happenings. It really is the perfect time for an Ocean Isle Beach getaway…and Williamson Realty Vacations can help!

We have hunted down the best Easter Egg Hunts, Easter church services on the beach, and fun bunny related activities & crafts in the Ocean Isle Beach area! Now all you have to do, is head out and have a hopping good time!

Epic Egg Hunts

Epic Egg Hunts That Will Fill Your Basket

It’s time to join in the frenzy of excitment that only Easter-time brings. Children of all ages will be delighted as they hunt, high and low, for the coveted Easter egg!! All you need is a basket and this list of 2017 Easter Egg Hunts for the Ocean Isle Beach area.

Calabash Easter Egg Hunt

April 1st, 11am-1pm

Calabash Community Park

868 Persimmon Rd., Calabash, NC

(rain date, April 8th)

Bunny Dayz Easter Egg Hunt

April 8th, 10am-12pm

123 Mulberry St., Shallotte, NC


Easter Egg Hunt Carnival at the Battleship

April 14th, 10am-2pm

1 Battleship Road, Wilmington, NC

$5 per person, Children 2 and under FREE

Oak Island Annual Easter Egg Hunt

April 15th, 10am-12pm

Doggie Egg Hunt Starts at 11am!!

Bill Smith Park, 4446 Fish Factory Rd SE, Southport, NC


Interested in more Spring activities and events in the OIB area? Check out our blog post titled “Spring Events at the Beach That Will Have You Hopping”.

Easter Worship Service

Celebrate Easter in a Worship Service on the Beach

On Easter morning, at 8:30am, you can join Shallotte Presbyterian Church for a dynamic service on the beach. This isn’t your average church service, but is one filled will passion and joy, in a setting the is unrivaled. Enjoy church on Eastern morning with the gentle surf in the background and a carpet made of sand. Call the church at (910)754-6929 for location of the service and any additional information needed.
Easter Crafts

Craft Your Way to Fun That The Whole Family Will Love

Silk Tie Tie-Dyed Easter Eggs

Ready to dye Easter Eggs, but want to try something new? Why not give silk tie tie-dying a try!! This is an easy upcycle project that is tons of fun to make, and it will also give you a beautiful Easter decoration for your home.

Paper Egg Wreath

This little wreath is easy enough for children to make, but also something that most adults would enjoy making. Items for this project are easy to find, and are things that you probably already have around the house. Grab some scissors, paper plates, colorful scrapbook paper, a piece of ribbon, and some glue…not you are ready to get to crafting. The instructions to this paper wreath are in Spanish, but it has great step by step pictures and templates.

Thumbprint Bunny Cards

Make this fun craft, and then mail it off to brighten someones Easter!! All you need is card stock folded into cards, stamp ink, fine tip sharpies, and a few thumbs. So don’t delay – send extra special #happymail to “some bunny” today!!!

So…are you ready to HOP on over to Ocean Isle Beach for a fantastic Easter to remember?? We would love to help with your Spring or Summer vacation rental needs. We are only a click or phone call away.

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