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What to do in San Antonio during Easter weekend

Activities for every price range

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SAN ANTONIO – This year Easter falls on March 27, and there is plenty to do around the Alamo City. Family activities are available for all ages.

Pump It Up is celebrating Easter with open jump time and an Easter egg hunt throughout their inflatable areas on Friday. Playtime, lunch and crafts will all be available.
• Ages 5 and under: 10:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
• Ages 5 and over: 1 - 3 p.m.

Mays Family YMCA in Stone Oak is offering a free egg hunt and pictures with the Easter Bunny on Friday for two hours starting at 6:15 p.m. Bring your own baskets for this open event. You aren’t required to be a member of the YMCA to participate.

Pickrell Park in Schertz is hosting Easter in the Park on Saturday at 9:30 a.m. This free event will have games, a bounce house, Easter egg hunt and an appearance by the Easter Bunny. Five egg hunts will split different ages into groups. There will also be free vision screenings for children from 1 to 6 years old.

The Cibolo Community Easter Egg Hunt will start at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Schlather Park. This event is also free and includes three egg hunts for different age groups and a photo opportunity with the Easter Bunny.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is providing a free lunch of fried chicken and macaroni and cheese on Saturday. The story of Easter will be presented for the kids, remember to bring a blanket and chairs. Festivities will start at 10 a.m. and include an egg hunt, so be sure to bring your own basket.

Six Flags Fiesta Texas is sharing in the magic of Easter this weekend with a PEEPS® Easter egg hunt on Saturday. Early registration will begin at 8 a.m. and event activities will also include giveaways and candy. Only children under 12 years old will be able to participate in the Easter egg hunt.

Easter weekend will continue into Sunday at the JW Marriott. Call ahead to make reservations for the Easter buffet. The Easter Bunny will be available to take pictures with buffet guests.


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