The Easter weekend is coming right up and if you're wondering what to do over the Easter period, we have compiled a list of egg-citing activities for the whole family! Read on to find out where to celebrate the Easter in the Cayman Islands.
2024 Easter Holiday Dates
Good Friday: Friday 29th March
Easter Sunday: Sunday 31st March
Easter Monday: Monday 1st April
Searching for ways to keep kids age 4-17 entertained over the holidays? Then look no further than Cayman Resident's list of Easter Camps. Whatever their interests may be, the list has something for every-bunny!
Family Friendly Easter Events
Pictures with the Easter Bunny
Bring the entire family to for photos with the Easter Bunny in Camana Bay from 10am-12pm. 2024 date TBC.
Enjoy a family fun day of Easter fun at the Field of Dreams. Activities include Easter themed games, face painting, Easter Crafts and the Easter Egg Scramble, where kids scramble to collect eggs! Easter Fest will be a great day for the whole family! 2024 date TBC.
Easter Moonlight & Movies
Hop down to Camana Bay for a family-friendly flick under the stars! For this Moonlight & Movies session, Camana Bay will be showing Peter Rabbit (2018). Tuesday 26th March 2024.
Easter Bunny Afternoon Tea
The delightful aromas of tea and blooming spring flowers fill the air at Silver Palm Lounge. The traditional tea features a selection of classic and herbal teas, freshly baked scones, finger sandwiches and sweet seasonal creations. The Easter Bunny and his friends join the celebration for a most unforgettable family afternoon in paradise. Two seatings available: 11.30am-1.30pm and 2.30pm-4.30pm. Call (345) 815 6912 for reservations. 2024 date TBC.
Easter Festival at the Turtle Centre
Join the Turtle Centre for their Easter Festival! Enjoy Easter themed games and activities, face painting and a poolside BBQ. 2024 date TBC.
Easter Princesses & Superheroes
Easter is fun is guaranteed for kids at Union. Join them for an exclusive event with Princesses and Superheroes. Tickets include lunch, drinks and entertainment including an egg hunt, competitions and Easter games. 2024 date TBC.
Easter at Bayshore
Hop down to the Bayshore Mall for plenty of Easter fun for the whole family! Take part in the Bayshore scavenger hunt, and you never know, you may even spot the Easter bunny. There will also be face painting, live music, Easter treats and more! 2024 date TBC.
Easter Egg Hunt & Story Time
Kids are invited to join the Rotary Central family for an Easter Hunt and Story Time at Queen Elizabeth II Botanic Park. Live entertainment includes story readings, magic tricks, face painting arts & crafts and more! There will also be refreshments. Suitable for children 10 and under. 2024 date TBC.
Red Cross Easter Egg Hunt
Join the Easter egg hunt at the Red Cross and you may even win some extra prizes! 2024 date TBC.
East Egg Hunt at Ms Pipers
Easter Weekend enjoy family gatherings, and the exchange of Easter eggs and other treats at Ms. Piper´s. On Easter Sunday enjoy face painting (1.30pm), egg hunting (3pm) and live music by Dan Ebanks (6.30pm-9.30pm). 2024 date TBC.
Easter Egg Hunt Tillies
Join Tillies for an Easter Egg Hunt! Bring the kids down for a morning of fun and excitement! 2024 date TBC.
A fantastic family fun day on the beach to honor the old Caymanian tradition of kite flying. Head to Kitefest and enjoy kite competitions and live music from 1pm-4pm. Held at Kaibo. Monday 1st April 2024.
Easter White Rabbit's Mad Tea Party
Enjoy a uniquely double-themed afternoon at Anchor & Den that will bring the magic of sweets and treats to children as they chase creativity down the rabbit hole with arts and crafts while parents enjoy their traditional Hatter-inspired Mad Tea party with some Easter-inspired indulgent treats. Call (345) 949 0088 for reservations. 2024 date TBC.
Easter Sunday Brunch
Brunches are even more appealing when there is a holiday the next day, so you'll find Caymans popular brunch spots are even busier than usual on Easter Sunday. Hot spots include LUCA, The Ritz-Carlton, Marriott Beach Resort, the Westin, the Kimpton Seafire, Agua, Grand Old House and many more. Savour incredible food and free flowing bubbles for the parents! Keep an eye on Cayman Good Taste's list of Easter Sunday Brunches as more details become available.
Round the Island Race
Whether you're a sailor or a spectator, Cayman's annual Easter Regatta is sure to thrill. This round the Island race is in its 57th year and is organised by the Cayman Islands Sailing Club and sponsored by Harbour House Marina. On Good Friday, the boats will leave the North Sound and sail over 41 miles east. The race finishes with prize giving at Sunset House from around 3pm-3.30pm (if wind conditions are good). On Easter Saturday some of the boats will participate in the Back to the Sound Race, departing from the previous days finish line and race the 12 miles round to the North Sound, completing the circle round the Island. It's a great opportunity to see local sailors in action and enjoy some tropical drinks. Crew places are often available for the event. For more information call (345) 916 6298 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Camping on Cayman's beaches over Easter is traditional in the Cayman Islands. Every year you will see hundreds, if not thousands of people camping on beaches all over the Cayman Islands. It's a great opportunity for families and friends to get together and reminisce about simpler times, as well as enjoy the natural beauty of the Cayman coastline. Families start marking their spot in the days leading up to Good Friday, when they move in and begin a long weekend of fun filled activities such as swimming, fishing, playing games, barbecuing and generally have a great time!
Read Explore Cayman's article on Camping in Cayman for more details on the rules and regulations of camping in Cayman.
Staycations on the North Side or in the Eastern Districts are very popular amongst residents over the Easter break. Avoid airport stress and spend the weekend relaxing in a lovely villa with stunning sea views. Take advantage of all the activities available in the Eastern Districts for a weekend filled with adventure. Refuel with a BBQ at home or a fantastic meal at Kaibo or Rum Point. A wonderful weekend away from everyday life! Check out all the great accommodation options in Cayman for places to stay.
If its true peace and tranquillity you desire then take a short plane ride to Little Cayman or Cayman Brac. Enjoy the outstanding natural beauty of the islands as well as the incredible diving and unique cultural history.
If you would like to attend a religious service over the Easter period, then click here for a full list of churches in Cayman with service times.