Things to do over Easter Weekend in New York:
- Easter egg hunt, Saturday April 19 from 12-4
Children can hunt for eggs throughout the afternoon, meet a human-sized bunny, play games, visit farm animals, and take a hayride at the Barnyard Easter Egg Hunt at Queens County Farm Museum.
- Easter Sunday Restaurant Specials
OpenTable has a list of restaurants offering special menus for Easter.
- Easter Sunday Parade, from 10-4
Wear an extravagant hat or festive costume and join the people strolling on Fifth Avenue from 49th to 57th Streets in the Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival. The official street closure is from 47th to 57th. Free.
- Tribeca Film Festival, April 16-27
The Tribeca Film program will feature films of all stripes: crowd-pleasing blockbusters-to-be, provocative documentaries, foreign films, shorts and free outdoor screenings, plus a cornucopia of panel discussions and lectures.
- New York International Auto Show, April 18-27
This high-octane NYC Auto Show is North America’s oldest (it was first held in 1900) and most-attended auto show, featuring just about every new model under the sun—from Acura to Volvo—along with the most innovative automotive technology, the hottest exotics, the latest in green technology and more.