Spring has officially sprung and there are plenty of local ways to celebrate the Easter with family and friends. Check out our listing to make yours one egg-cellent holiday.
- Spring Egg Hunt at the Carmel Valley Recreation Center: 9 to 11 a.m. The hunt is split up into different times for each age group: 0-2, 9:30 a.m.; 3-4, 9:45 a.m.; 5-6, 10 a.m.; 7-8, 10:15 a.m.; and 9 and older, 10:30 a.m.
-St. Therese of Carmel Egg Hunt: Noon. on the Notre Dame Academy fields. The goal is to have 8,000 eggs out for children to hunt. St. Therese is at 4355 Del Mar Trails Road.
- Flower Hill Promenade Mall Easter Egg/Treasure Hunt: 11 a.m. for ages 2 to 6. Children ages 7 to 11 invited to a treasure hunt between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. They get a treasure map and go to participating stores to receive an egg filled with a surprise.
Check in at Tinker Toys. The mall is at 2670 Villa de la Valle in Del Mar. Call (858) 755-4488 for more information.
- Grand Del Mar Easter Celebration: Two egg hunts, Easter bunny appearance, egg races and crafts. The egg hunts will be at 11:30 a.m. and 1: 30 p.m. The Grand Del Mar will also host several meals throughout the day at the resort restaurants: An Easter a la carte brunch will be held at Amaya, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; an elaborate lunch buffet in the Capella, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and an afternoon tea in the library, 2 to 4 p.m..
A special Easter dinner at the Addison will be served from 6 to 10 p.m. For reservations or more information, visit
or call (858) 314-2000.
- Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club Egg Hunt: 2 p.m. at the golf club. The Easter bunny is also scheduled to appear. Reservations are available for 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. seatings for brunch, call (858) 756-1182.
- Calvary Lutheran Church: Easter Sunday services at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Calvary is at 424 Via de la Valle in Solana Beach.
- Grace Point Church Easter worship: 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Grace Point is at 13340 Hayford Way in Carmel Valley.
- Horizon Christian Fellowship: 8, 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Horizon is at 6365 El Apajo Road in Rancho Santa Fe.
- Nativity Catholic Church: Easter Saturday service at 8 p.m.; Easter Day services at 7:30, 9 and 10:30 a.m. and noon. Church is at 6309 El Apajo Road in Rancho Santa Fe.
- Solana Beach Presbyterian: Easter worship at 7 a.m., 8:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The church is at 120 Stevens Ave.
- St. James Catholic Church: Masses held at 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. life mass. St. James is at 625 S. Nardo Ave. in Solana Beach.
- St. Peter's Episcopal: 7:30 a.m. Easter Day worship with communion, 9 a.m. Easter family and children's Eucharist, 11 a.m. Easter choral Eucharist, 1:30 p.m., worship with communion. St. Peter's is at 334 14th St. in Del Mar.
- St. Therese Easter Sunday masses: 7:30, 9 and 11 a.m. Chinese mass at 5:30 p.m. St. Therese is at 4355 Del Mar Trails Road in Carmel Valley.