Princeton-Mercer Convention and Visitors Bureau is working closely with our members to keep information up to date, however based on how rapidly things are changing, we suggest that you reach out to the host organization to confirm the status of the event.


Ah, spring. How we love it so! This turn in the weather brings lots of new, fun events, and for those celebrating, Easter ones as well. Bring on the brightly colored eggs, sweet treats, brunch and maybe even some of those peeps too. We’re ready to jump on the Easter train, are you? Check out our top events to celebrate below!

Easter Bunny Arrival

When: Saturday, March 28th, 10am - 12pm (Easter Bunny Photo Set Opens at 11am)

Where: MarketFair Mall

3535 US Highway 1, Princeton, NJ

A free family event featuring face painting, balloon art, arts and crafts, music, magic and some sweet treats. Also, join the Trolls Eggstravaganza, which allow you to meet & greet with your favorite Troll characters, Poppy & Branch!

A woman poses with the Easter Bunny


Sonny the Bunny Carrot Adventure

When: April 4th, 10am - 12pm

Where: iPlay America, LLC

110 Schanck Road, Freehold, NJ

FREE event including pictures with Sonny the Bunny, a bunny trail you can hop along and collect eggs filled with treats, face painting, photo booth and crafts. Plus a raffle that includes grand prizes of an iPlay American Birthday Party for the kids, and a piece of diamond jewelry from Jewelry Design Gallery for the adults. Yes, please!

A cute bunny graphic


Bunny Chase

When: April 11th - 12th, 10am - 4pm

Where: Terhune Orchards

330 Cold Soil Road, Princeton, NJ

Follow a treasure hunt clues around the farm, discovering spring and catching some eggs. Live music, bunny crafts and meeting the real Terhune bunnies make this event egg-cellent. Also enjoy some wagon rides, pony rides around the farm and farm-fresh food! Note that parking is free, but admission is $5 for kids 3 and up.

Three girls perched in a tree with a stuffed easter bunny


Easter Sunday Buffet

When: April 12th, 11am - 3pm

Where: Yankee Doodle Tap Room

Everything tastes better when someone else does the cooking, right? Take the stress out of the Easter meal by eating at the Tap Room! Call for reservations at 609-688-2600. See the Easter menu here.

a view of the bar at the Tap Room at the nassau inn


Easter Egg Hunt in East Windsor

Where: Etra Lake Park, East Windsor, NJ

When: April 4th, 9am (Rain Date is April 5th at 1:30pm)

Pre-school through 5th graders are invited to hunt for some candy and meet a surprise visitor! Remember to bring a basket or bag to collect your eggs in. There is no registration or fee required for participation.

A bunch of kids running to collect easter eggs



Looking for more FREE things to do in Mercer County? Check out our guide to free fun here.