Easter Weekend is here! What to do in DFW

DALLAS FORT WORTH - Easter weekend is here! And we want to make sure you have some options when it comes to easter activities with your little ones.

You can join the Easter Bunny at the 52nd Annual Easter in the Park Sunday from 1-4 p.m. in Oak Lawn Park. Festivities for the free event include live music by DJ Jennifer Miller, an Easter Egg hunt for kids 10 and under, a variety of food trucks (picnic blankets and baskets are welcome at the event if you want to bring your own), AND the beloved Conservancy Pooch Parade.

The Pooch Parade happens at 2 p.m. on Turtle Creek Boulevard and all well-behaved, leashed pets are welcome.

Parade participants will be judged by local celebs, including our own morning dose. host Laila Muhammad -- come say hi and give Laila a paw-five!! 🖐🐕🐈

 

Prizes will be awarded for Best Look-A-Like, Best Easter Inspired, Best Spring Costume, Best Group, Most Creative, Best Overall, and Best Child and Dog Costume. Registration is $10 in advance and $15 day of the event. Register here.

And, Dallas Animal Services and SPCA will be at the event with adoptable pets. 🐱❤🐶

Ride-share, public transportation, and use of the Katy Trail is encouraged; event happens rain or shine.

Other Events in DFW:

In Dallas, you can also go to Easter on the Bridge at Ron Kirk Bridge Saturday at 1:00 p.m. There will be bounce houses, train rides, egg hunts. and a petting zoo.

If you live in Denton, you can go to the Easter Egg'stravaganza at Quakertown Park. This egg hunt starts Saturday at 11:30 a.m. There will be carnival games, inflatables, a magic show, crafts, and over 30,000 eggs!

For those of you in Fort Worth, you may want to visit the Fort Worth Stockyards for a Texas Sized Easter Egg Hunt from 12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Saturday. Join in on a huge egg hunt, music with the Easter Bunny, face painting, and get to see the Legends of Texas inside Stockyards Station.

Best thing is these events are all free! Happy Easter, North Texas! 🐰😃