Valley Forge & Montgomery County
With its accent on the great outdoors and the blossoming of spring, Easter in Montgomery County is full of family friendly events. Take a "peep" at what's going on around Montco, including egg hunts, performances, special events and Easter Bunny appearances on the railroad, at the zoo and in our area malls.
February 26 - March 26
Throughout Montgomery County
The Easter Bunny scurried into the area as of February 26, ready for fans to line up for pictures in their best springtime duds. See our complete list of Easter Bunny sightings to find out where and when to meet the star of the season.
EASTER BUNNY EXPRESS
March 25 - 27
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
Opens March 24
The Keswick Theatre's full-stage production of Jesus Christ Superstar opens March 24 for a very limited engagement. The dramatization of Jesus' last days are explored with emotional intensity, thought-provoking edge and explosive theatricality. Propelled by a stirring score, the musical illuminates the transcendent power of the human spirit with a passion that goes straight to the heart.
Upper Schuylkill Valley Park
Come to Upper Schuylkill Valley Park on March 12 to learn about Easter's most famous mascot, the rabbit. The session includes plenty of information (and a take-home craft), but really, it's about meeting and petting the cuties who hop around the park.
EASTER WORKSHOP FOR KIDS
Think spring. And Easter. And get to Pennypacker Mills on March 12. Skills being demonstrated include card-making in the vintage style and dying eggs. Return on March 13 for Pennypacker's cocoa content, a how-to lesson in turning molten chocolate into cute and delicious molded candies.
Upper Dublin Township Building
The guest of honor at this March 18 event is Bugsy O'Hare, who hosts the evening of fun from 6-7:30 p.m. There's a whole memory-card full of picture opportunities, and treasure-hunters will need a basket to take home all their swag and candy.
COLOR YOUR EASTER EGGS - NATURALLY
Green Lane Park
Show your kids some real kitchen magic, the secret of using natural materials to produce stunning colors in your basket. The experts at Green Lane Park on March 19 will lead the step-by-step instructions. Attendees should bring a dozen hard-boiled eggs and be prepared to experiment with colors from nature's palette.