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Windsor Essex Easter Guide 2019

Saturday, March 30 to Monday, April 22

Whether you are on the hunt for Easter eggs or a delicious Easter meal, our annual Easter Guide is full of ideas for the must-dos and must-eats throughout Windsor and Essex County.


The Great Eggscape
March 8 – April 28, 2019. You wake up to find eggs strewn all over your garden, and they aren’t yours! They belong to your neighbour but the wind blew them all in to your yard. Can you figure out which eggs belong to which neighbours and get them back before the neighbours’ kids start to wake up for their egg hunts in 45 mins?

$75 + tax
226.393.1829, exoduswindsor.com
Exodus Escape Room – 1501 Howard Ave #203, Windsor

Brentwood Easter Bake and Craft Sale
March 30 – 31, 2019. Beautiful Easter Baskets, Crafts, Meat Pies, Chili, Homemade Jams, Frozen Individual Dinners and Tasty Desserts. Everyone welcome! Join us for a hot bowl of Chili or a slice of pie or cake

9 am – 2 pm
Brentwood – 2335 Dougall Ave , Windsor

The Bunny Hop Bar Crawl
Friday April 5, 2019. It’s that time – gather a crew and celebrate Easter with an epic pub crawl!  Bars visited include Bull & Barrel, PubClub, Imperial, 29 Park, Manchester and Foundry Pub.

8 pm – 2 am, $17 and up
Downtown Windsor – Ouellette Ave.

Easter Bunny Photos
April 6 – 20, 2019. Hop on over to visit with the Easter Bunny in front of Hudson’s Bay and if you wish, have your photo taken.

Monday – Friday 11am – 7pm, Saturday 11am – 6pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm; $34.99 and up
Devonshire Mall – 3100 Howard Ave., Windsor

Kids Easter Party
Friday April 12, 2019. Kids of all ages join in for a special Easter Party!  You will enjoy painting a Rabbit Party Animal OR Two Easter Eggs, other fun crafts and treats!  Pre-registration is required.

6 – 7:30 pm, $28
Crock-a-Doodle (inside the Real Canadian Superstore) – 4371 Walker Rd., Windsor

Easter Bazaar
April 13 – 14, 2019. All your Polish homemade favourites are available for purchase (fresh and frozen) including pierogi, gołąbki (cabbage rolls), Żurek (white barszcz), Polish white sausage, Easter cake, and more.

10:30 am – 4:30 pm, Free Entry
519.253.2708, Facebook – Easter Bazaar
Polish Club Windsor – 1275 Langlois Ave., Windsor

Easter Bazaar & Egg Hunt
Saturday April 13, 2019. Shop local vendors for an Easter Bazaar at the WFCU Centre! There will be a special egg hunt and pictures with the Easter Bunny!

10 am – 2 pm, Free Admission
Facebook – Easter Bazaar & Egg Hunt
WFCU Centre – 8787 McHugh St., Windsor

Easter Egg Hunt!
Saturday April 13, 2019. Join us at Optimist Park for crafts, an egg hunt, chocolate and lots of prizes! You’ll also be able to meet the Easter Bunny and Miss Tecumseh! This is an ages 0 -4 and 5+ event.

9 am – 11 am, with 11 am – 12 pm as a sensory hour
Canned goods donations appreciated
Optimist Park – 12721 St Gregory Rd, St. Clair Beach

Pisanki Workshop
Sunday April 14, 2019. Join us in this colourful and fun workshop, making traditional Polish pisanki! We’ll supply everything you need to create gorgeously vibrant eggs to celebrate the season. Make the day extra special with lunch in our own Bistro 42 prior to the workshop, or dinner afterward.

1 pm – 4 pm, $25 +tax
North 42 Degrees Winery – 130 Essex County Rd 50, Harrow
Easter Bunny
Friday April 19 & Saturday April 20, 2019. Catch the Easter Bunny hopping around our mall! With free chocolate and a chance to win Windsor Crossing gift cards!
1 pm – 4 pm
Windsor Crossing Premium Outlets
1555 Talbot Rd, LaSalle
Annual Easter Egg-stravaganza

Friday April 19 – Monday April 22, 2019.  Join us for a scavenger hunt. Take a picture with the Easter Bunny. Fun Passes and Family Deals available.

519.326.3287, colasanti.com
Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens – 1550 Road 3 East, Kingsville

Easter Weekend at Silver Tee
April 19 – 22, 2019.  Hop on over to Silver Tee, open all weekend! Half price sims on Easter Sunday.

519-966-4911, silverteegolf.com
Silver Tee Golf & Virtual Gaming Centre – 1360 Hwy 3, Oldcastle

Eggs-tra Special Easter Weekend at Adventure Bay

April 19 – 22, 2019. Enjoy all the rides and slides you love with full hours Friday and Saturday, as well as special hours and rates on Monday!

Friday April 19 and Saturday April 20 10 am – 8 pm, Sunday April 21 CLOSED, Monday April 22 10 am – 4 pm (Starlight admission prices all day!)
519.974.2782, www.adventurebay.ca
Adventure Bay Family Water Park – 401 Pitt St. W., Windsor

Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs

Friday April 19, 2019. Thousands of treat-filled eggs are waiting to be found at National Service Dog’s Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs. Grab your pooch and join us for this fantastic event in support of National Service Dogs (NSD).

Registration 10 am, Hunt 11 am
519.623.4188, www.nsd.on.ca
Malden Park – 4200 Malden Rd, Windsor

WFCU Credit Union Easter Egg Drop – SOLD OUT
Saturday April 20, 2019. This event is now SOLD OUT. WFCU Easter Egg Drop will showcase 25,000 Easter eggs being dropped from a helicopter for children to collect. This event, is the first of its kind in Windsor-Essex County, and will be an annual event for children ten and under. The Easter Egg Drop is part of WFCU Credit Union’s INSPIRE program. INSPIRE, combines existing WFCU Credit Union community investment initiatives, with new signature events that aim to provide engaging, entertaining and educational opportunities for people to come together as a community, and further expand WFCU Credit Union’s community outreach.

10 am – 1 pm
Vollmer Culture and Recreation Complex – 2121 Laurier Parkway, Windsor

Easter Egg Hunt & Activities at The Chimczuk Museum
Saturday April 20 – Sunday April 21, 2019
On Saturday families can complete an Easter themed scavenger hunt for a prize and there will be Easter themed crafts in our Children’s Gallery available all day long.  On Sunday join in for a children’s Easter Egg Hunt starting promptly at 11:15 am.  The museum will also be offering an Easter themed scavenger hunt and Easter themed crafts in our Children’s Gallery all day long.

Please note the Chimczuk Museum will be closed Friday, April 19 and Monday, April 22. The François Baby House will be closed Friday, April 19 – Monday, April 22.

Saturday 10 am – 5 pm, Sunday 11 am – 5 pm
519-253-1812, Museum Windsor
Chimczuk Museum – 401 Riverside Drive West, Windsor

Earth Day Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday April 20, 2019

The Atlas Tube Rec Centre will host Earth Day Easter Egg Hunt.

10 am
Atlas Tube Rec Centre – 447 Renaud Line Rd, Belle River

Essex Community Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday April 20, 2019. Join in the 18th Annual Essex Community Easter Egg Hunt!  Children (infants to grade 6) will enjoy an egg hunt with 25,000 eggs, BBQ (free for kids, $2 for adults), face-painting and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny.

11 am – 12 pm, Free
Facebook: Essex Community Easter Egg Hunt
Essex Public School – 72 Brien Ave. E., Essex

The Mayor’s Easter-Egg-Stravaganza
Saturday April 20, 2019. Meet the Easter Bunny, and enjoy of morning of fun. Pictures with the Easter Bunny and a hot dog lunch.

Egg hunt Ages 1 – 4, 11 am
Egg hunt Ages 5 – 8, 11:30 am
Lakeside Park – 315 Queen St., Kingsville

Doggone Easter B’Egg Hunt
Saturday April 20, 2019. Second Chance Animal Rescue Windsor-Essex is holding a Doggone Easter B’Egg Hunt! BBQ available by donation and great prizes for participants.

1 pm – 3 pm (hunt at 1:30 pm), $10 donation to SCAR/family
Facebook: Doggone Easter B’Egg Hunt
James H. Sutton Funeral Home –  401 Sandwich St S, Amherstburg

Adult Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday April 20, 2019. CREW’s popular Egg Hunt is BACK and better than before! Join in for a hunt – with a twist! Search for eggs, solve the puzzle and win great prizes! Then kick back with your CREW and enjoy lunch, wine, and live music along our vineyard.

Ticket includes the hunt, picnic lunch and one glass of wine. Live music will be provided all day by Paul Longden.

$45, Arrive at 11 am for an 11:15 am hunt, Lunch 12 pm
Colchester Ridge Estate Winery – 108 Essex County Road 50, Essex

Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday April 20, 2019. Bring your Easter basket and join the fun!!!$2 Easter Bunny Photo opportunity, $5 Easter Basket Raffle Tickets, Colouring Contest, Games and Prizes, Bake Sale.

Free Hunt, 2 pm – 4 pm
First Calvary Pentecostal Church – 2425 Clemenceau, Windsor

GOOD FRIDAY MEALS – Friday April 19, 2019

Good Friday at the Sandbar – Dinner selections include, jambalaya, seafood stuffed salmon, pan fried pickerel, grilled mahi mahi and more.

$15 – $29
519.979.5624, www.sandbarpuce.com
The Sandbar Waterfront Grill – 930 Old Tecumseh Rd., Belle River

Fish Fry Specials– Join us for Lake Erie perch, jumbo shrimp, blackened catfish, cod fish n chips, or a breaded shrimp basket. Reservations required.

11 am – 8 pm, $15 – $20 + tax
519.726.1111, Facebook: Wolfhead Distillery
Wolfhead Distillery –  7781 Howard Ave, Amherstburg

Good Friday Fish Special – Join us for all you can eat fish – all day long! Make sure you book your reservation with us before we sell out!

226.221.9172, Facebook: The GOAT – Tap & Eatery
The GOAT – Tap & Eatery – 5841 Malden Rd, LaSalle

Knights of Columbus Annual Lenten Fish Fry- Enjoy a fish fry dinner with us any Friday during Lent.

519.300.6356, www.kofcknights.org
Our Lady of the Atonement Parish  – 2940 Forest Glade Dr., Windsor

Serbian Lenten Fish Fry – The Serbian Singing Society “Gracanica” is hosting their annual Lenten Friday Fish Fries every Friday from March 22 – April 19. Meal includes soup, 2 pieces of  battered cod, potato, coleslaw and a roll. Desserts for sale.

5 pm – 7 pm, $15
Serbian Centre – 6770 Tecumseh Rd. E. Windsor

Land and Sea Buffet – Buffet includes a variety of salads, herb roasted potatoes, penne in blush sauce, pork tenderloin, lemon sole, beer battered basa, breaded shrimp, pickerel and perch, mussels in white wine tomato sauce, hand carved prime rib, fresh fruit, assorted cakes, pie, cheesecake and cookies.  Reservations are recommended.

4 – 8 pm, $36.99/Adult, $17.99/Child, Children 5 and Under are Free (prices do not include tax and gratuity)
519.733.6561 ext. 124, www.kingsvillegolf.com
Kingsville Golf and Country Club – 640 County Road 20, Kingsville

Good Friday Seafood Buffet – Buffet includes salad bar, spaghetti Mare e Monti, Frittura Mista, mussles, baked chicken and more.  Live presentation of the Passion of Christ at 5 pm.

5:30 pm – 9 pm
519-737-6153, www.ciociaroclub.com
Ciociaro Club – 3745 N Talbot Rd, Oldcastle

Good Friday Lunch at the Caboto Club – Featuring a selection of seafood and regular entrees.

11 am – 3 pm, $22.25/Adult, $19.50/Senior, $17/Child
Caboto Club – 2175 Parent Ave, Windsor

Good Friday Lunch and Dinner at the Market Buffet – Featuring salmon, haddock and shrimp, chicken, pork belly, lamb and prime rib. Desserts include carrot cake, raspberry crème brulee, caramel chocolate cheesecake, peanut butter chocolate cupcakes.

Lunch: 11:30 pm – 3:30 pm, $21.74/person
Dinner: 4 pm – 10 pm,  $30.99/person
1-800-991-8888, www.caesars.com
Market Buffet – Caesars Windsor – 377 Riverside Dr, East, Windsor

Friday Fish Fry at RCL Branch 255 – Order off the menu.

12 pm – 10 pm
519-945-2012, rclbranch255.com
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 255 – 5645 Wyandotte St, E Windsor

Good Friday Fish Fry at Roseland – Featuring Lake Erie perch and pickerel, fresh cut fries, homemade coleslaw, Port Dover celery bread and butter, tangy tartar sauce, assorted pastries and sweets table, coffee, tea and soft drinks.  Please call Roseland to book your reservation.

5 – 8 pm, $24/person
519.969.5112, Facebook – Roseland Golf and Curling Club
Roseland Golf and Curling Club – 455 Kennedy Drive W., Windsor

Good Friday at Neros Steakhouse – Enjoy a special seafood menu, prepared by Neros’ talented chefs featuring arugula salad, black cod and carrot cake just to name a few!

5 – 11:30 pm, Salad $10, Entree $42, Dessert $10
800.991.7777, Neros Steakhouse
Neros Steakhouse at Caesars Windsor – 377 Riverside Dr. E., Windsor

Good Friday at Market Buffet – This Good Friday, join the Market Buffet for a special menu, plus all of our regular buffet favourites!

Lunch 11:30 am – 3:30 pm, $21.74; Dinner 4 – 10 pm, $30.99
800.991.8888, Market Buffet
Market Buffet at Caesars Windsor – 377 Riverside Dr. E., Windsor

EASTER  BRUNCH – Sunday April 21, 2019

Easter Sunday at Colasanti’s – Restaurant, mini golf, arcade store, petting zoo, Home Décor & Collectables Shoppe, plants. Easter Brunch available.

Reservation seating times: 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm
Colasanti’s Tropical Gardens – 1550 Road 3 East, Kingsville

Easter Sunday Brunch Buffet at Kingsville Golf and Country Club – The menu includes eggs benedict, scrambled eggs, french toast, bacon, sausage, herb roasted potatoes, penne marinara, stuffed chicken breast, perch and pickerel, fresh vegetables, prime rib au jus, ham, assorted cakes, pie, cheesecake and cookies.  By reservation only.

10:30 am – 2:30 pm , $32.99/Adult, $16.99/Child, Children 5 and Under are Free (prices do not includes tax and gratuity)
519.733.6561 ext. 124, www.kingsvillegolf.com
Kingsville Golf and Country Club – 640 County Road 20, Kingsville

Brunch at St Clair Centre for the Arts – Three seating times. Please note that seating is on a first come first serve basis. Reserved seating required for groups of 6 or more.

11 am 11:30 am 12 pm, $30.95/Adult, $28.95/Senior $18.95/Youth
519.252.6579, chryslertheatre.com
St Clair Centre for the Arts – 201 Riverside Dr. W, Windsor

Easter Brunch at the River’s Edge Tap & Table – Hot Breakfast and Cold buffet. Three seating times. Reservations required.

9am – 11 am 11 am – 1 pm 1 pm – 2:30 pm, $19.95/Adult  $8.95/10 and under
519-915-0200,  riversedgewindsor.com
River’s Edge Tap & Table – 494 Riverside Drive, Windsor

Brunch at the Sandbar -Enjoy Easter brunch with us! Including scrambled eggs, french toast, omelette station, salads and antipasto, carving station and more.

$29.95/adult, $13/child
519.979.5624, www.sandbarpuce.com
The Sandbar Waterfront Grill – 930 Old Tecumseh Rd., Belle River

Brunch at the Caboto Club – The famous Caboto Easter Brunch is back featuring a selection of your favorite entrees. Reservations recommended. Take out available.

11 am – 3 pm, $32/Adult, $29.25/Senior, $17/Child
Caboto Club – 2175 Parent Ave, Windsor

Brunch at the Ciocaro Club –  Brunch includes scrambled eggs, bacon, french toast, ravioli, risotto, roasted lamb, braised beef, fresh fruit and more! Reservations recommended.

11 am – 3 pm
Ciociaro Club – 3745 N Talbot Rd, Oldcastle

Annual Easter Dinner – Order your roasted turkey with gravy and five sides: apple sausage stuffing, root vegetables, brown butter and cream gnocchi, garlic smashed potatoes, home made bread. Order before April 18, pick up April 21.

$145/6 people
519.687.2377, www.ironkettlebb.com

Easter Brunch Buffet – Brunch includes salad bar, scrambled eggs, sausage links, bacon, penne with tomato sauce, pancakes, roast chicken, ham, cabbage rolls, roast potatoes, bread and butter, dessert, fruit bar, cofffee and tea.  Reservations can be made online or by calling the Serbian Centre.

11 am – 3 pm, $24/Adult, $12/Child (ages 4 – 10)
519.944.4884, www.serbiancentre.com
Serbian Centre – 6770 Tecumseh Rd. E., Windsor

Easter Brunch at Roseland – Brunch includes assorted sweets, maple cinnamon french toast, buttermilk pancakes, fresh fruit and veggies, slow roasted top sirloin, honey glazed ham, roasted Atlantic salmon, Lake Erie perch, scrambled and western eggs, home fires, southwest BBQ pork with baked beans, smokey bacon and sausage, caesar salad, sweet potato gnocchi with bacon butter sage, coffee, tea, milk and juice.  Please call for reservations.

11 am – 2 pm, $28/person
519.969.5112, Facebook – Roseland Golf and Curling Club
Roseland Golf and Curling Club – 455 Kennedy Dr. W., Windsor

Easter Sunday Brunch at the Fogolar – Delight your taste buds and welcome spring with the Fogolar’s fabulous Easter Sunday Brunch Extravaganza!  Menu includes scrambled eggs, bacon and sausage links, roasted red pepper soup, gnocchi wit blush sauce, risotto with fennel, carving station with ham and roast beef, chicken triestina, breaded perch, potato wedges, vegetable medley, salad bar, rolls and butter, sweets and Italian cookies, coffee, tea, juice and a full cash bar.  Call to purchase tickets.

11 am – 2 pm, $30/Adult, $28/Senior (age 65+), $17/Child (age 4 – 12)
519.966.2230, Facebook – Easter Sunday Brunch
Fogolar Furlan Windsor – 1800 North Service Rd., Windsor

Easter Sunday at Neros Steakhouse – Savour Neros’ Easter Sunday menu of Baby Arugula salad, Sous-vide Lamb Sirloin, and Cream Cheese Frosted Carrot Cake!

5 – 10 pm, Salad $10, Entree $42, Dessert $10
800.991.7777, Neros Steakhouse
Neros Steakhouse at Caesars Windsor – 377 Riverside Dr. E., Windsor

Easter Sunday at Market Buffet – From savoury to sweet, the Market Buffet special Easter Sunday brunch has you covered!

11 am – 3:30 pm, $25.99
800.991.8888, Market Buffet
Market Buffet at Caesars Windsor – 377 Riverside Dr. E., Windsor

Willistead Manor’s Easter Brunch – Thyme Kitchen is hosting an Easter brunch buffet at the beautiful Willistead Manor. Please call Thyme To-Go for tickets.

Seatings – 11 am or 1 pm; $40/Person, $20/Under 12, Children 3 and Under are Free
519.254.3434, Thyme To-Go
Willistead Manor – 1899 Niagara St., Windsor

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