Your guide to 2022 Easter egg hunts in Saginaw County

SAGINAW, MI — It’s finally spring, Easter is coming soon, and Easter egg hunts and visits with that famous bunny are filling community calendars.

Here’s a list of upcoming family-friendly events happening between now and Easter Sunday, April 17, throughout Saginaw County:

Easter egg hunt at VFW Post 1859

What: An Easter egg hunt divided by age groups as well as pictures with the Easter Bunny, happening rain or shine.

Where: VFW Post 1859, 3169 Carrollton Road in Carrollton Township

When: 3 p.m., Sunday, April 3

Easter egg hunt at Chesaning Comfort Care

What: Easter egg hunt (bring your own basket or bag) and pictures with the Easter Bunny.

Where: Chesaning Comfort Care, 1800 W. Brady Road in Chesaning

When: 1 p.m., Saturday, April 9

Pictures with the Easter Bunny at Birch Run Premium Outlets

What: Dress up in your Easter best and take a photo with the Easter Bunny at the selfie station in section A of the outdoor shopping center.

Where: Birch Run Premium Outlets, 12240 S. Beyer Road in Birch Run

When: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., on both Saturday, April 9, and Sunday, April 10

Bridgeport Township Parks and Recreation’s annual Easter egg hunt

What: A free community event featuring an egg hunt (bring your own basket or bag), candy and prizes.

Where: Frank N. Andersen Complex, 3650 Southfield Drive in Bridgeport Township

When: Saturday, April 16, , with different times for different age groups. Children, ages 3 and under, at 11:15 a.m.; children, ages 4 to 7, at 11:30 a.m.; children, ages 8 to 12, at 11:45 a.m.

In the event of rain, this event will be rescheduled for Saturday, April 23.

Old Town Easter Egg Hunt

Paul Barrera, president of the Saginaw Old Town Association, greets families before Saginaw’s Old Town Easter Egg Hunt outside the Saginaw County Courthouse on March 31, 2018.Jacob Hamilton |

Old Town Saginaw Easter egg hunt

What: With more than 23,000 candy-filled eggs, event organizers believe this to be the state’s largest “urban Easter egg hunt.”

Where: Old Town Saginaw’s Borchard Park and on the courthouse lawn, 111 S. Michigan Ave. in Saginaw

When: Saturday, April 16, with different times and locations for different age groups. Toddlers, ages 1 to 3, will hunt for eggs from noon to 12:20 p.m. in Borchard Park; kids, ages 4 and 5, will hunt for eggs from 12:20 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the courthouse lawn; kids, ages 6 and 7, will hunt for eggs beginning at 12:45 p.m. on the courthouse lawn; kids, ages 8 and 9, will hunt for eggs beginning at 12:55 p.m. on the courthouse lawn.

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Easter egg hunt presented by New Life Baptist Ministries and Mission in the City

What: 5,000 Easter eggs, food trucks, games, prizes, COVID supplies, HIV testing and more. Outside bags are not permitted. Admission is free.

Where: Dr. Rufus Bradley Sr. Mission in the City Park, 1401 Janes Ave. in Saginaw

When: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 16

Call (989) 753-1151 for more information.

Easter egg hunt at St. Francis Nursing Home

What: 2,000 eggs will be hidden outside the facility for this free community event.

Where: St. Francis Nursing Home of Saginaw, 915 N. River Road in Thomas Township

When: 2:30 p.m., Saturday, April 16

Easter egg helicopter drop at Life Church

What: Three helicopter egg drops for kids. Tickets are free while supplies last.

Where: Life Church, 5200 Tittabawassee Road in Kochville Township

When: 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Saturday, April 16 (infants to age 2 at 10 a.m., ages 3 to 6 at 10:30 a.m. and ages 7 to 11 at 11 a.m.)

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Children wearing bunny ears

Children wear bunny ear headbands in this 2019 MLive file photo.Emil Lippe | file

Community Easter egg hunt

What: This community event will feature an egg hunt, Easter Bunny photos and hidden special prize eggs.

Where: 2138 Carolina, formerly Fuerbringer Elementary School, in Saginaw

When: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, April 17

Contact [email protected] for more information.

Prom in the City’s 5th annual Easter egg hunt

What: A free community event with more than 1,000 eggs and Easter basket giveaways.

Where: Buena Vista Township Community Center, 1940 S. Outer Drive in Buena Vista Township

When: 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday, April 17 (ages 6 and under at 4 p.m. and ages 7 to 11 at 4:30 p.m.)

For more information, call (989) 355-5201.

Worship and Easter egg hunt at Shield of Faith Ministries

What: “Dynamic worship, inspiring message and loving fellowship,” followed by an Easter egg dash for kids, organizers say.

Where: Shield of Faith Ministries, 10322 Swan Creek Road in Swan Creek

When: 10 a.m., Sunday, April 17

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