Not much of a church-goer but still want to celebrate Easter Sunday in a special way? We’ve found some creative and unique ways to celebrate the holiday!
Whether you regularly attend church or not, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Easter in your own special way. There are tons of unique activities and events going on around Colorado so you don’t have to spend the day at home or just go to church.
Colorado Highland Helicopters
Durango, Colorado | Animas Air Park
12 a.m. – 12 p.m.
From the site: “Fly over God’s country on your Easter break. Helicopter flights over 12,000 ft. in the San Juans. Perfect for people who want to see the beautiful backcountry but aren’t able to hike it.” This is an amazing experience for anyone who wants to see the top of the world but cant quite get it it. Definitely a unique Easter activity for the memory books! Visit their website for booking and pricing information!
Bunny Express Train
Golden, Colorado | Colorado Railroad Museum
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
All aboard the Bunny Express Train! Roll, rock and ride the train at this annual Easter tradition. The whole family can hop on the Bunny Express Train to ride into Easter. The 1880’s vintage passenger coach will let you experience what it was like to travel 100 years ago – with a bunny! The bunny and Spike the Railyard Hound will be handing out candy, and the Depot General Store will have brilliant gift ideas for your baskets.
Admission: Museum members & children under 2 FREE, Kids $5, Adults $15, and Seniors $10.
Hippity Hop Easter Trot & Kid’s Cottontail Fun Run
Stapleton, Colorado | Central Park
7:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Join fellow running junkies at central park in Stapleton to help raise money for the Denver School of Science and Technology. The Hippity Hop Easter Trot will be kicking off the Stapleton Run Series. The event also hosts the cottontail fun run, and an old fashioned potato sack race. Of course there will also be an Easter egg hunt and a scavenger hunt. Depending on how much you love running there will be a 5k, 10k or half marathon for you to choose from.
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny
Denver, Colorado | Denver Aquarium
Saturday, April 15
Call 303-561-4450 to reserve your spot at the Denver Aquarium’s annual breakfast with the Easter Bunny! The whole family can enjoy a delicious breakfast and spend the morning exploring all the underwater marvels the aquarium has to offer. Call the number for booking and pricing information!
Denver Children’s Museum Bunny Trail
Denver, Colorado | Children’s Museum of Denver
Saturday, April 15 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tons of spring-time activities are to be had at the Bunny Trail! Enjoy face painting and a meet and greet with Truffles the Easter Bunny! Museum members are free to attend, and nonmembers pay regular daily admission fees.
Admission: Under Age One: Free Age One: $11 Ages 2 – 59:$13 Seniors (60+):$11
Easter is the perfect time to get together with the family and make some memories! See you and the whole family at one of these unique Easter events!