So Many EGG-citing Events This Weekend!

Shopping, shows, ships, sips….spring! South Jersey has it all this Easter weekend.  We sent the snow packing, so let’s dig in, shall we?


Featured Event:
Dandelion Release Party
April 7 & 8 | 12 PM – 5 PM
Bellview Winery, Landisville

This time of year brings more than just a bud break in Bellview Winery’s Vineyard; it also brings a new vintage of Dandelion Wine that will be available to the public for tasting and purchase this weekend! Alongside their newest vintage, Bellview will be tasting some Dandelion Wines that have been aging in the cellar for quite some time so that guests can taste the dramatic changes in flavor that occur over time with this unique wine. Throughout the day, the winery will be holding several tours of the vineyard as the vines begin to wake up from their long winter slumber. Grab a wine lover and come to Bellview to experience something different! MORE>


Featured Event:
Antiques on the Avenue
Saturday, April 14 | 5 PM – 8 PM
Downtown Collingswood

Search the attic and gather your heirlooms! Collingswood is hosting an antique appraisal event as part of Second Saturday. Bring trinkets, antiques, and collectibles to Haddon Avenue to ask local experts about their value. Spend the evening enjoying the art and music of Second Saturday throughout Collingswood’s downtown before or after your appraisal. Experience dozens of one-night art exhibits tucked in retail shops, restaurants, and spots on every block, as well as the live music, shopping, and dining that Collingswood is known for. MORE> 


Moonlight & Magnolias Opening Weekend
March 29, 30, & 31 | Showtimes Vary
The Eagle Theatre, Hammonton

Legendary producer David O. Selznick has shut down production of his new epic, Gone with the Wind, a film adaption of Margaret Mitchell’s novel. The screen play just doesn’t work. Selznick sends for screenwriter Ben Hecht and pulls director Victor Fleming from the set of The Wizard of Oz. Summoning them both to his office, he locks the doors, closes the shades, and on a diet of bananas and peanuts, the three men labor over five days. You won’t want to miss this hilarious tour de force as three men act out each role of the blueprint for the most successful and beloved film of all time! The show runs through April 29th. MORE >


Spring Fling Family Fun Day
Friday, March 30 | 10 AM – 2 PM
Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront

The Battleship New Jersey is hosting a Spring Fling Family Fun Day where families can enjoy a special price of the Fire Power Tour! There will be face painting, temporary tattoos, and balloon creations for all kids in the Wardroom as part of the Fire Power Tour. Tickets are $50 per families of three or four. Call (866) 877-6262 ext 108 to buy tickets. MORE >


Raptor Egg Hunt
Friday, March 30 | 11 AM – 2 PM
Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge, Medford

Bring the kids for a non-traditional Raptor Egg Hunt! The Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge will begin the event with a short program about raptors and their nests and eggs. They will also introduce you to a live raptor! The program will be followed by a fun raptor egg hunt in which children ages 3 to 12 will hunt for wooden raptor eggs hidden in the forest! Each child will get a special prize after the egg hunt. Tickets are $8 per child and you must pre-register. This program will fill up! MORE >


Easter Eggstravaganza
Friday, March 30 | 1 PM – 3 PM
Downtown Hammonton

Hop to Downtown Hammonton for their annual Easter Eggstravaganza! This family favorite features the Easter Bunny, as well as kids activities and crafts that take place on South 2nd Street. As always, the Toy Market will hold their famous Great Egg Drop. This is a great event to kick off your holiday weekend! MORE >


Live Music with The Grouser Girls
Friday, March 30 | 5 PM – 8 PM
White Horse Winery, Hammonton

Start your weekend off right at White Horse Winery and listen to live music from The Grouser Girls! White Horse Winery’s live music performances are held in its spacious tasting room. Enjoy wine tastings and try one of the delicious cheese and meat board options. Admission is free. MORE >


What’s For Dinner Friday
Friday, March 30 | 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Auburn Road Vineyards, Pilesgrove

Every Friday, Auburn Road Vineyards presents a five course food and wine tasting experience. Each week, there is a different entree selected by Auburn Road’s chefs exclusively featuring Severino’s pasta with sauces prepared in house, and each sauce is specially made to order. This weeks featured dish is Penne alla Vodka. There will be a special music performance by Chris Farrell. This event requires a reservation so be sure to contact the restaurant by phone or email in advance. MORE >


Brunch with the Easter Bunny
Saturday, March 31 | 10 AM – 12 PM
Camden Children’s Garden, Camden Waterfront

The Camden Children’s Garden is hosting Brunch with the Easter Bunny! This event is fun for the whole family and features exciting activities including rides, crafts, an egg hunt, and, of course, brunch! Reserve your spot now and don’t miss this day of great fun! MORE >


Springtime Surprise: Egg & Veggie Hunt
Saturday, March 31 | 10 AM – 3 PM
Coombs Barnyard, Elmer

Coombs Barnyard is bringing back their Egg and Veggie Hunt! Collected eggs will be empty but will be turned into the Easter Bunny for an EGGcellent and tasty surprise! Guests can also visit with the barnyard animals, go for hayrides and barrel train rides, and decorate Easter eggs. The cost is $10 per child and $5 per adult. MORE >


Family Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 31 | 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Bellview Winery, Landisville

Bring the whole family to Bellview Winery to enjoy the spring time air and some wine while hunting for Easter eggs with the little ones! The egg hunt is for children only and will begin at 12 PM sharp and goes until all the eggs are found. It is free to participate. Afterwards, there will be kid-friendly activities so feel free to relax with a bottle of wine and a gourmet food platter in any of Bellview Winery’s seating areas because they will be open until 6 PM. MORE >


Made & Found Market
Saturday, March 31 | 10 AM – 4 PM
Rancocas Woods, Mount Laurel

The Made and Found Market is a monthly open-air handmade, vintage, and antique market set in historic Rancocas Woods. The market features local artisans and collectors, food trucks, live music, and more! This event takes place on the fourth Saturday of every month through December. MORE >


Easter Party
Saturday, March 31 | 12:30 PM
Wagonhouse Winery, Swedesboro

Join Wagonhouse Winery for a kid-friendly day to celebrate the holiday weekend! The Easter Bunny will be on-site for photos. There will also be an Easter Egg Hunt and other fun children’s activities. The event tent will be open for wine by the glass or bottle and the tasting room will also be open. MORE >


Easter Vineyard Brunch
Sunday, April 1 | 10 AM – 1 PM
Willow Creek Winery, Cape May

Visit Willow Creek Winery on Easter Sunday for brunch and an egg hunt! Guests can purchase a bottle of wine or a filled sangria growler and have a chance to search for Easter eggs in the vineyard. Afterwards, brunch will be served by Master Chef Brian Parker from the Southern Mansion of Cape and all guests 21 and older can enjoy the Build Your Own Sangria Mimosas Bar. The Easter Bunny will also be making an appearance! MORE >


Easter Sunday Live Music
Sunday, April 1 | 1 PM – 4 PM
Sharrott Winery, Hammonton

Sharrott Winery is celebrating Easter Sunday with live music and wine! Live music will be on the patio overlooking the vineyard. Seating is limited and guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or chairs to use on the lawn. Admission is free and wine tasting is $8 per person and includes six samples of Sharrott Winery’s award-winning wines, in addition to a souvenir glass. MORE >


Whitesbog Egg Hunt
Sunday, April 1 | 1 PM – 2 PM
Whitesbog Village, Browns Mills

Celebrate Easter in Whitesbog Village! This event features a free egg hunt and crafts for children ages 1 to 10. The Easter Bunny will be there so make sure you bring your cameras! This is a family fun event you do not want to miss! MORE >