The BestĀ Easter Party Ideas inĀ Auckland

Last updated 26th October 2023

We're here to make sure your Easter party is egg-stra special! Whether you're a local or visitingĀ the vibrant city of Auckland for Easter weekend, we've got the scoop on creative Easter party ideas and fantastic activities that will keep you hopping with excitement.

From paint and wine parties to family-friendly gatherings, Auckland offers something for everyone during this festive season.

1Ā - Paintvine Original Paint and Wine Party

Looking for a creative way to celebrate Easter? Look no further! Join a Paintvine paint and wine event and unleash your artistic side while sipping on yourĀ favourite Easter themed cocktail. It's a fantastic way to bond with friends and family.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person: $39 - $57

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2Ā -Ā The Easter Show

If you're looking for family fun, Auckland's Easter Show is a must-visit. With rides, games, delicious food stalls, and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny, it's an unforgettable experience for kids and adults alike.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person: $6 - $12

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3Ā -Ā Paint a Watercolour Floral Bunny with Paintvine

Host your own Paintvine WatercolourĀ party. This is perfect for those who enjoy getting creative. Whether you're a seasoned artist or a beginner, this event is bound to be aĀ colourful blast!

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person:Ā $39 - $57

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4Ā - Auckland Zoo Easter Extravaganza

Spend the day at the Auckland Zoo, where you'll find Easter-themed activities and even some special animal encounters. A day with the animals is bound to bring joy to the young and young at heart.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person: $18 - $35

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5Ā -Ā Easter Picnic in the Park

Enjoy the lovely Auckland weather with a picnic in one of the city's picturesque parks. Gather your loved ones, pack some delicious Easter treats, and savor the day outdoors.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person:Ā Just the cost of your picnic!

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6Ā -Ā Cuddle a Real Bunny at Butterfly Creek

InteractĀ with adorable bunnies andĀ magical butterflies, meet cheeky monkeys, meerkats, and otters, hop aboard the train, have fun in our playground, and relish some refreshments inĀ the cafĆ© this Easter.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person: $16 - $32

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Two cute bunny rabbits from Butterfly Creek

7Ā -Ā Visit a Craft Market

What better way to celebrateĀ Easter than to visit a craft market! Auckland has a huge range of markets, offering handmade items, local produce, delicious food and rare finds.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person: Usually free entry or a minimal entry fee

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8Ā -Ā Visit Stardome

Easter is the first Sunday after the full Moon that occurs on or after the spring equinox. So what better way to entertain your family than checking out the stars and planets at Stardome?

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person: $5 - $50

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9Ā -Ā Easter Egg Hunts

Easter isn't complete without an exciting egg hunt! Many parks and communityĀ centers in Auckland host egg hunts during the holiday weekend. Keep an eye out for announcements and join in on the search for chocolate treasures.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person:Ā Varies

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10 - Party at Rainbows End

Spend the day at Aucklands iconic Rainbows End, for an adrenaline filled magical day of fun! With over 20 rides and attractions, there's something for everyone at Rainbow's End at Easter time.

šŸ’° Approx. cost per person: $20Ā - $70

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Activities To Make Your Easter Party Memorable

Whether you're in Auckland or anywhere else in the world, here are ten activities you can do to celebrate Easter:

  1. Egg Decorating: Gather your friends and family for an egg decorating contest. Get creative with paints, markers, and stickers to make the most unique Easter eggs.

  2. Easter Brunch: Host a delightful Easter brunch with a spread of delicious food, including classics like hot cross buns, quiches, and colourful fruit salads.

  3. Easter Egg Roll: Organise an Easter egg rolling competition. Take hard-boiled eggs and see whose egg rolls the farthest without breaking.

  4. Movie Marathon: Enjoy a cozy movie marathon with Easter-themed films or your all-time favourites. Don't forget the popcorn!

  5. Easter Baking: Get busy in the kitchen with Easter baking. Whip up tasty treats like carrot cake, Easter cookies, and chocolate nests.

  6. Nature Walk: Take a leisurely stroll in a nearby park or nature reserve and enjoy the signs of spring's arrival. Keep an eye out for blooming flowers and chirping birds.

  7. Easter Scavenger Hunt: Create an Easter scavenger hunt for your friends or family. Provide clues and riddles to lead them to hidden Easter treats.

Family Easter Party Ideas in Auckland

Easter is a time for family togetherness, and Auckland offers a range of family-friendly activities. You can have an enchanting day at the Easter Show, visit the Auckland Zoo, or embark on an Easter-themed treasure hunt in one of Auckland's beautiful parks.

Don't forget to capture the moments with lots of photos and create lasting memories with your loved ones. So, whether you're looking to paint, hunt for eggs, or simply enjoy some quality time with family and friends, Auckland has a little bit of everything to make your Easter unforgettable.

Get ready to hop into the Easter spirit and have a fantastic time in the City of Sails!

Ready to book and unforgettableĀ Easter party in Auckland?

Easter in Auckland, New Zealand promises to be a fantastic celebration filled with creativity, joy, and togetherness. With a myriad of activities, from artistic ventures to family-friendly outings, you're in for a delightful holiday.

Don't forget to consider booking a Paintvine event for a unique and creative Easter party experience. Get ready for a creative, fun Easter and make memories that will last a lifetime!

Get creative this Easter

Get creative this Easter

A Paintvine Easter themed party will give your loved ones happy memories as well as a masterpiece to take home.

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