NAPLES — The Easter bunny will have busy schedule with appearances at everything from egg hunts to tea parties around Southwest Florida over the next week. You can be a busy bunny too with our handy Easter fun guide. So what are you waiting for? Hop to it.
■ Easter bunny: Photos 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays through April 7, Coastland Center mall, 1900 U.S. 41 N., Naples.
■ Easter bunny: Photos with the Easter bunny, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and April 7; 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday and April 8; and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday-April 6, Bass Pro Shops, Gulf Coast Town Center, 10040 Gulf Center Drive, Fort Myers. Free. 239-461-7800
■ Caring bunny: Photos with the bunny for children with special needs and their families, 9 to 11 a.m. Monday, April 1, Edison Mall, 4125 Cleveland Ave., Dillard’s Court, Fort Myers. Reservations are requested at www.abilitypath.org
■ Pet Easter Bunny photos: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, Coastland Center mall, 1900 U.S. 41 N., Naples. coastlandcenter.com
■ Breakfast with the Easter Bunny: 9 to 10 a.m. April 7, Miromar Outlets, 10801 Corkscrew Road, Restaurant piazza, Estero. $5, per child. Breakfast for children only, coffee provided for adults. Reservations required by noon April 6. 239-948-3766
■ Breakfast with the Easter bunny: Goodie bag and photo, 9 to 11 a.m. April 8, Golisano Childrens Museum of Naples, 15080 Livingston Road, Naples. $50, per person. Reservations required. 239-260-1715
■ Easter egg hunt: Live Easter concert, candy for children, prizes for adults and continental breakfast, 11 a.m. April 8, Community Congregational Church, 15300 U.S. 41 N., Naples. 239-597-1000
■ 6th Annual Spring Festival: Activities include an Easter egg hunt with prizes for ages 1 to adult, art and craft vendors, live entertainment, train ride, face painting, bounce house, giant slide and arts and crafts. Bring a basket for each child to collect Easter eggs. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at East Naples Community Park, 3500 Thomasson Drive, Naples. $2. 239-793-4414
■ Easter egg hunt: Easter bunny, golden egg winner for each age division, arts and crafts and snacks and drinks will be provided to the first 150 participants receiving a goody bag, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 31, Wa-Ke Hatchee Park, 16760 Bass Road, Fort Myers. $5, per child, to 11. 239-432-2154
■ Egg hunt: Egg hunt, children ages 2-10, 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday and April 7-8, registration at 12:30 p.m. Crafts, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, March 31 and April 1; 6 to 8 p.m. April 6; and noon to 3 p.m. April 7-8, Bass Pro Shops, Gulf Coast Town Center, 10040 Gulf Center Drive, Fort Myers. Free. 239-461-7800
■ Spring Eggstravaganza: Egg hunt, 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 2, Naples Regional Library, 650 Central Ave., Naples, 239-262-6853; 3 p.m. Thursday, April 5 at Marco Island Branch Library, 210 S. Heathwood Drive, Marco Island, 239-394-3272; and 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 5 Immokalee Branch Library, 417 N. First St., Immokalee, 239-657-2882. Registration required at www.colliergov.net/library.
■ Egg hunt in the garden: Hunts and visit from a seasonal long-eared guest. Egg hunts will be scheduled throughout the morning. Starting at 9 a.m., Saturday, April 7, Naples Botanical Garden, 4820 Bayshore Drive, Naples. Free, members; $12.95 adults, $7.95 children 4-14, 3 and under free. 239-643-7275.
■ Easter egg hunt at Waterside Shops: Face painting, manicures for kids, crafts, egg hunt, Easter bunny visit and goody bags, 9 to 11 a.m. April 7, Waterside Shops, 5415 U.S. 41 N., Naples. $10 donation benefits financial aid program at Community School. 239-598-1605
■ Spring Jubilee: Visit from the Easter bunny, food, spring crafts, games, magician, and egg hunt, 10 a.m. to noon, April 7, Mackle Park, Marco Island. Free. 239-642-0575 or www.cityofmarcoisland.com
■ Easter Eggstravaganza: Photos with Easter bunny, face painting, crafts, egg hunts by age. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 7, Max Hasse Community Park, 3390 Golden Gate Blvd. W., Naples. $2. Bring your own basket. 239-348-7500
■ Easter egg hunt: Face painting, crafts and egg hunt divided by age groups; 1-3, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 7, Immokalee Community Park, 321 N. First St., Immokalee. $1. Bring your own basket for each child. 239-657-4449
■ 18th annual Royal Scoop Easter egg hunt: Ice cream eating contest, egg hunt and games. Hunt begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 7 at Royal Scoop, 15 Eighth St., Bonita Springs. 239-992-2000
■ Egg-straordinary egg hunt: Photos with the Easter bunny, egg hunts by age. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 8 to 9 a.m. Sunday April 8, C’MON, 15080 Livingston Road, Naples. $10, member child and free for member adults; $20 child and $10 adult nonmembers. Includes all-day admission to the museum. 239-260-1715
For a listing of Easter services, please see Saturday's Neapolitan section
■ Easter egg hunt: Cookout, bounce house, egg hunt following 10 a.m. Sunday, April 1 service. Life Christian Church, 4172 U.S. 41 N., Naples. Free 239-304-5483
■ Good Friday Music and Meditations: 7 p.m. April 6, First Presbyterian Church of Naples, 250 Sixth St. S., Naples. 239-262-1311
■ Resurrection Butterfly Easter Party: Egg hunt, inflatable obstacle course, butterfly craft project, snow cones and the story of the Resurrection, 9:30 a.m. to noon April 7, Covenant Church of Naples, 6926 Trail Blvd., Naples. Free. 239-597-3464
■ Easter in the Park: Service followed by barbecue, bocce, horseshoes, volleyball, children’s activities. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 8, Estero Community Park, 9200 Corkscrew Palms Blvd., Estero. Free.www.calvarygc.org
■ Flower communion and egg hunt: 10:30 a.m. service April 8, followed by children’s egg hunt. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Greater Naples, 6340 Napa Woods Way, Naples. Free. 239-455-6553
■ Whimsical afternoon tea: will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 1 at Burroughs Home, 2505 First St., Fort Myers. Fairy costumes are encourage for the fairy parade and activities. $25, adults; $30, children. 239-337-0706
■ Sun-N-Fun Lagoon: The water park will be open during Collier County School’s spring break, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., April 2-6. 239-252-4021
■ Easter egg crafts: 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 3 at Naples Regional Library, 650 Central Ave., Naples. Registration at www.colliergov.net/library. 239-262-6853
■ Easter with the wild relatives: Watch animals enjoy special treat-filled eggs or go on an Easter Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win a Family or Grandparent Zoo Membership. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 6-8, Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens, 1590 Goodlette-Frank Road, Naples. $19.95 adults, $18.95 seniors, $12.95 kids 3-12. Free admission Saturday, April 7, for Collier County residents with proof of residence. 239-262-5409.
■ Spring Fling Family Fun Day: Blood drive, children’s games and visit from the Easter bunny. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 6, Marquesa Plaza (southeast corner of Pine Ridge and Livingston roads) www.givebloodcbc.org
■ Alice in Wonderland Tea Party: Themed menu, character visits, “Alice and Wonderland” movie, photos and mini egg hunt. Children will receive a bunny and a treat-filled basket. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 6, Ritz Carlton, Naples, 280 Vanderbilt Beach Road, Naples. $40-$45. www.ritzcarlton.com/naples.