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Nashville Easter Egg Hunts: Red Caboose Park Egg Hunt & more

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Looking for all the Nashville Easter Egg Hunts? I’ve put together all the Easter Egg hunt information I could find!
Nashville Easter Egg Hunts 2014
The majority of Nashville Easter Egg Hunts happen the Saturday before Easter, (Easter Sunday 2018 is April 1) including one of our favorites, the Red Caboose Park Egg Hunt (at the corner of 656 Colice Jeanne Road – just down from the Community Center & Bellevue Branch Library), as well as the Cheekwood Spring Art Hop & the Nashville Zoo Eggstravaganza.


As I discover more information about the 2018 Nashville Easter Egg Hunts and celebrations, I’ll continue to update them here.

Nashville Easter Egg Hunts

* Red Caboose Park

This year the BBC Easter Egg Hunt will be on March 31st and starts at 11:00 for all ages/grades.

Free Snacks and Drinks provided by local churches.  Also Games, Prizes, Face Painting, Washable Tatoos, & over 20,000 Eggs.


* Nashville Zoo

Head to the Nashville Zoo on March 31st for their Eggstravaganzoo!

More than 40,000 plastic eggs will be distributed on the Zoo’s Festival Field for 10 scheduled hunts held throughout the day. Participants can redeem their eggs for exciting prize packs from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Festival Field Egg Hunt Schedule:
• Ages 2 & under: 10 a.m. OR 12:30 p.m.
• 3 years: 10:30 a.m. OR 1 p.m.
• 4 – 5 years: 11 a.m. OR 1:30 p.m.
• 6 – 7 years:  11:30 a.m. OR 2 p.m.
• 8 – 10 years Noon OR 2:30 p.m.

There will also be a Zoo-wide hunt for larger, golden eggs also redeemable for prizes. Visitors can watch as Zoo animals hunt for special “eggs” hidden just for them. Other activities include Easter-themed games, bounce houses and face painting.

Get more information on their website about all the fun activities planned for that day.


This year Cheekwood’s Spring Art Hop is on March 31st and they are doing it in two sessions: morning session is from 9am-12:30pm and the afternoon session is from 12:30pm-4pm.  The egg hunts will take place at specific times and places for each age group listed below:
2 Year Olds & Under | Located in the Wills Perennial Garden
9:30 am | 10:30 am | 11:30 am | 12:30 pm

3 – 5 Year Olds | Located in the Robinson Family Water Garden
9:30am|10:30am|11:30am|12:30pm|1:30pm|2:30pm| 3:30pm

6 – 9 Year Olds | Located in the Mustard Meadow
9:30 am | 10:30 am | 11:30 am | 12:30 pm | 1:30 pm | 2:30 pm | 3:30 pm

10 Year Olds & Up | Located in the Mustard Meadow
9:30 am | 10:30 am | 11:30 am | 12:30 pm | 1:30 pm | 2:30 pm | 3:30 pm

Adult Members are $8 and kids are free. You can visit the Cheekwood Spring Art Hop website for more details on pricing and entertainment.
Activities include:
• Community Project: Flowers & Friends
• Easter Ears
• Spring Seeds
• Bubbles & Blooms
• Butterfly Rings

*Hanna Anderson Stores and Outlet

Stop by your nearest Hanna store or outlet anytime on March 24 for an all day egg find! We’ll be celebrating with giveaways + special treats…everybunny is welcome!


There also will typically be a big Easter Egg Hunt at Two Rivers Park in Donelson as well as ‘flashlight’ Egg Hunt taking place at 7PM (yes PM!) in Fairview.

Be sure to check out my 32 Cheap Easter Basket Filler Ideas & Top 7 Tips for Cheap Easter Baskets I shared on “Talk of the Town”.

Where will you be egg hunting this Easter?