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Easter in Stockton, California

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Celebrate Easter in style with these ideas!

With the Easter just around the corner on Sunday, April 16th, it’s time for us all to figure out what we’re going to spend the day doing. We’ve put together an egg-citing list of things to do for Easter in Stockton for the entire family to enjoy.

City-Wide Egg Hunt

Check the city’s recreation Facebook page from April 10-April 14 to discover daily clues for a giant egg hidden in a different area of Stockton each day. Each giant egg will include instructions leading to baskets filled with special giveaways. 


From 10 a.m.-12 p.m. on April 15, four community centers will host free egg hunts along with family-friendly activities. Each community center is situated to a nearby park, which is a perfect location for a picnic lunch! Lean more.


Easter Bunny Visits

We've rounded up a few places the Easter Bunny can be seen Stockton.

Lincoln Center

(374 Lincoln Center)

The Easter Bunny is hopping his way into McCaulou’s Department Store on April 8th, 9th, 14th and 15th from 12:00-4:00pm. Visiting the bunny is free and the children will receive bunny ears to take home. Learn more.

Sherwood Mall

(5308 Pacific Ave)

The Easter Bunny is now at Sherwood Mall and will be available for photo ops with children until April 15. Monday through Friday 12 pm to 6 pm, Saturday: 11 am to 8 pm and Sundays: 11 am to 6 pm. The Easter Bunny is located in the center court near the food court. Learn more.

Weberstown Mall

(4950 Pacific Ave)

See the Easter Bunny in his spring garden until April 15, located in the center court. Visits are free and digital photo packages are available for purchase. Bunny visiting hours vary. Learn more.


Easter Brunch Hotspots

Stockton's dining scene will be hoppin’ on Easter! Kick off the morning—pre-Easter egg hunt— with these fine establishments serving Sunday Brunch!

Ave on the Mile

(2333 Pacific Ave)

Step into this chic, upscale lounge and Miracle Mile gem. They'll be serving brunch on Sunday, with a special Easter selection. Call (209) 462-5283 for reservations. See menu.

BellaVista Cucina Italiana

(445 W. El Dorado Street)

This newly opened Tuscan fave will feature a refreshing buffet. Then head upstairs for a cocktail overlooking the waterfront. Call (209) 949-2104 for reservations. See menu.

Market Tavern

(236 Lincoln Ctr)

This buzzy spot in Lincoln Center is open for brunch on Sunday, seating is very limited, and will feature a special Easter dish. Call (209) 932-8001 for reservations.

Midtown Creperie & Cafe

(2319 Pacific Ave)

This Stockton brunch spot is small, so reserve your space today for brunch on Sunday. They make their own crepes and are serving specialty dishes. Call 209-941-9070, option #5 for reservations. See menu.

Mile Wine Company

(2113 Pacific Ave)

The chef at this quintessential wine bar & restaurant, is preparing a beautiful spread with a little something for everyone to enjoy. Call (209) 465-9463 for reservations. See menu.

University Plaza Waterfront Hotel

(110 W. Fremont St)

If you have a family or large group in town, then the Delta Bistro at University Plaza Waterfront Hotel is your best bet! Food stations include: seafood, meat carving and dessert. Call (209) 323-3085 for reservations. See menu.


Of course, these are just some of the ways to make the most of Easter time in Stockton. There are plenty more eventsfamily days out and attractions to be experienced together this spring. Happy Easter everyone! 

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