Easter Bunny Pictures and Easter Brunches in New Jersey in 2022

Have a socially distanced brunch with the Easter Bunny at the Grenville Hotel and Restaurant.
Have a socially distanced brunch with the Easter Bunny at the Grenville Hotel and Restaurant.

Grab your bonnets and bow ties, it's time to plan your annual Easter Bunny pictures in New Jersey. We've got the scoop on where you can meet the long-eared guest of honor and take part in activities like Easter Bunny Easter brunches, seasonal story times, farm adventures, and plenty of arts and crafts.

Looking for a more straightforward meet-and-greet with the Easter Bunny? Check out our listing of professional photo setups at malls throughout the Garden State below to find out where you can pose for Easter Bunny pictures in New Jersey. And if you'd rather take a train ride with your favorite hare, you can always hop aboard the Easter Express. Find more seasonal fun in our Guide to Spring Activities in New Jersey.

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Easter Bunny Pictures at Easter Brunches in New Jersey

Grenville Hotel and Restaurant Easter Brunch – Bay Head

Saturday, April 2
Head over to this lovely shore spot for brunch with the Easter Bunny. Two seating times are available and each child receives a gift with their meal. In past years, the Easter brunch menu included kid favorites like French toast, waffles, and bacon, as well as more sophisticated choices such as chicken Francaise, penne a la vodka, and sea bass with shellfish.

Cranford Community Center Easter Breakfast – Cranford

Saturday, April 2
Chow down on bagels, muffins, and doughnuts at the Cranford Woman's Club Easter Breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Have fun doing crafts and then pose for photos with the Easter Bunny (bring your own camera). Seatings are from 9:30-10:30am and 11am-12pm. Buy tickets online in advance.

Cosmopolitan Brunch With the Easter Bunny – Wayne

Sunday, April 10
This banquet hall hosts a three-course lunch (plus a kids' menu) with the Easter Bunny. Take professional Easter Bunny pictures for an added cost, participate in an Easter egg hunt, listen to story time, buy some raffle tickets, and enjoy goodie bags.

Merryman's Pub Dinner With the Easter Bunny – Pitman

Sunday, April 10 to Tuesday, April 12
Have dinner with the Easter Bunny, take photos, and get a special treat from the bakery.

Steel Pier Pancake Breakfast – Atlantic City

Saturday, April 16
Head to Atlantic City for Steel Pier's annual pancake breakfast with the Easter Bunny. Stick around afterward to explore this surprisingly family-friendly enclave.

Easter Bunny at The Pop Shop – Collingswood and Medford

Sunday, April 17
Head on over for this family-friendly Easter Bunny meet-and-greet event. Enjoy a buffet of scrambled eggs, quiche, French toast, breakfast dots, chicken fingers, grilled cheese, and more. There's also and complimentary BYO mimosa bar.

Renault Winery Easter Bunny Brunch – Egg Harbor City

Sunday, April 17
Fill up at the buffet of sweet and savory delights in the Champagne Ballroom. There are plenty of breakfast options plus a carving station, omelets, seafood, honey-dipped chicken, and more. Say hi to the guest of honor, the Easter Bunny, and pose for photos. Don't forget your basket. There is an egg hunt in the courtyard during each brunch.

Avalon Brew Pub Easter Brunch – Avalon

Sunday, April 17
Fill your belly with delectable brunch treats and then take photos with the Easter Bunny. There will be treats and surprises for the kiddos. Reservations are required. The brunch menu includes eggs, bacon, pastries, French toast, desserts, and more.

Fun Activities With the Easter Bunny in New Jersey

Bunny Visits and Hayrides at Duffields – Sewell

Saturday, April 2; Saturday, April 9; Monday, April 11-Saturday, April 16
Grab a family ticket (max six people per ticket) and enjoy a hayride, Easter Bunny pictures, and a treat for the kids.

Down the Bunny Trail – Farmingdale

Saturday, April 9
At Camp Sacajawea, you can go on a scavenger hunt, snack on Peeps s’mores, do a bunny craft, and enjoy a spring-themed snack before snapping Easter Bunny pictures. Entries are timed and activities are designed to be single touch.

Gigi's Princess Easter Extravaganza – Bloomfield

Sunday, April 10
Get ready to glam it up at this unique meet-and-greet featuring your favorite sisters from Encanto and the Easter Bunny. Make a craft, play dress up, enjoy Easter goodies, and sing and dance the afternoon away. Be sure to purchase tickets in advance.

RELATED: Easter Bunny Train Rides for New Jersey Kids

Easter Bunny at Alstede Farms
Alstede's Easter and Springtime Family Festival brings plenty of farm-themed fun to the season.

Alstede's Easter and Springtime Family Festival – ​Chester

Saturday, April 2-Tuesday, April 19
This favorite North Jersey farm is known for its pick-your-own fun. Enjoy hayrides, see barnyard animals, take Easter Bunny pictures, enjoy egg hunts, and more. Buy tickets for specific time slots online before you go.

Heaven Hill Farm – ​Vernon

Saturday, April 9-Sunday, April 10; Friday, April 15-Saturday, April 16
Head to the farm to see the Easter Bunny and collect Easter eggs. Plus meet farm animals, take a hayride, watch duck races, ride pedal cars, and much more. For an extra fee, enjoy carnival rides, hayrides, face painting, gem mining, sand art, and pony rides.

Easter Bunny Train Rides – Statewide

Multiple dates
The Easter Bunny is making appearances on several trains leaving from various stations throughout the state and nearby. Reservations are limited, so purchase tickets in advance.

Where to Take Easter Bunny Pictures in New Jersey​

The Easter Bunny returns to several malls in the Garden State for photos. Avoid the wait by making an appointment online. Book early for discounts, and bring the pets on certain days for their turn posing for Easter Bunny pictures.

Photos courtesy of the venues/events.

Originally published 2014, this post is updated annually.

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