When you can’t be with family and friends for Easter hosting a virtual Easter party is the next best thing. Use Zoom to create a virtual Easter egg hunt, games & activities for kids. These fun Easter ideas are quick to set up and will make for a memorable family Easter.
So don’t miss out on celebrating the holiday with your family this year. Our free printable online Easter Egg hunt will get you started. Then play a few fun zoom games and decorate Easter eggs virtually with the grandparents.
Keep reading to find out how to host a virtual Easter Egg Hunt and plan fun Easter Games and activities for kids. You’ll be set with a full Virtual Easter Party plan.
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Fun Virtual Easter Egg Hunt, Games & Activities for Kids 2021
Are you ready to get started planning your Virtual Easter Egg Hunt and party for your friends and family? It’s going to be so much fun! A virtual party is the next best thing when can’t celebrate in person. So make this year just as memorable.
How to Make a Virtual Easter Party
There are a few quick steps to set up your Virtual Easter Party and be ready for some fun.
Set Up Zoom Account or Facetime
If you don’t have a zoom account set one up to host the party. Or find out if anyone else coming to the party has an account. Most likely someone in your group will have Zoom access so that it won’t cost anything to host the party.
If it’s a small group such as just the grandparents or one other family you could also do Facetime but Zoom works better for larger groups.
Invite Your Friends & Family
Set up a time and invite your friends and family to join you on Zoom for a Virtual Easter. Send everyone a zoom link to attend the party.
Be Prepared for the Party
Let everyone in your group know ahead of time what they need to have ready for the virtual Easter Egg Hunt. You’ll find more on the hunt and each game below so you’ll know what to assign your guests.
How to Do a Virtual Easter Egg Hunt
An online Easter Egg hunt with your family is going to be so much fun. It’s also quick and easy to set up at each family’s home.
Easter Egg Hunt Clues
First, you’ll need Easter egg hunt clues so you’ll know where to hide eggs around your house. The kids will love this fun Easter scavenger hunt activity to do with the family while on Zoom.
Use our Free Printable Easter Egg Hunt Clues for your game. It’s a cute list of 6 different clues so the game won’t get too long but just enough to entertain the kids.
Send Hunt Clues to Participants
Email or share the Easter Egg hunt clues with other parents participating in the hunt. This way they will know where to hide the eggs in their house. You can use the link to this article (EASTER EGG HUNT).
Stuff the Easter Eggs
Have each family stuff the Easter eggs for the kids to find. It does not have to be the same just fun Easter Egg fillers your kids will be excited to open.
Let everyone know how many eggs to leave at each spot and if you want to have an Easter Basket at the end of the hunt. You wouldn’t want one family to find a lot more eggs than the other kids.
Wondering what to fill the eggs and baskets with? Visit our 40 Easter Basket Ideas for Kids from Teens to Toddlers. Tons of unique ideas!
Hide the Eggs
Before the Virtual Easter Party have everyone hide the eggs according to the hunt clues so their ready to go for the party.
Start the Hunt
When everyone is set on zoom start the virtual Easter egg hunt. Have the host read off the first clue and send the kids running to find their eggs. When they get back read the second clue to the group. Continue this until you make it through all the clues.
If you want to be competitive make it a race to see which kids make it back with their eggs to the virtual party first.
When you’re done let the kids eat some candy while you chat on Zoom and catch up.
Virtual Easter Games & Activities on Zoom
Now that the egg hunt is over keep the party going with more fun Easter Games & Activities. Look through and find a few that will be perfect for your family and friends.
Zoom Games for Kids
Play a few group games on Zoom the whole family will enjoy. Play fun virtual party games like Are you Smarter Than a 5th Grader, Pictionary (use Easter topics), Charades, Heads Up (Tween favorite), and more.
If it’s just the Grandparents let the kids play a one on one game like Battleship or Guess Who. Find tons of ideas in the Best Games to Play on Zoom with Kids.
Grab these free Printable Easter Bingo Cards and enjoy a fun game of bingo. If you not playing in person email the cards to your family and then you can play on Zoom too.
Tip: Use jelly beans as markers for their bingo card.
When everyone is set the host reads off the bingo picture. See who can get 3 in a row first. The best part is when you’re done you can eat all your jelly beans.
Would You Rather
If your family needs a good laugh read Would You Rather Questions to the kids at the party. You’ll love hearing the kid’s funny answers.
Decorate Easter Eggs Together
Set up your Zoom view at the kitchen table or outside and decorate Easter eggs together. Make sure each family has an Easter Egg Dye Kit and has pre-made hard-boiled eggs for the party.
Another fun idea is to purchase for each child an Easter egg spinner to color your eggs with markers. The egg will spin while you hold down a marker to color it. They turn out really cool!
This might be quicker to do while on Zoom than the dye as you won’t have to wait for the eggs to dry.
A fun idea– have the egg spinner as the prize at the end of the Easter Egg Hunt for each child.
Virtual Bunny Hop
Get up and dance together with a Virtual Bunny Hop. The host will play the Bunny Hop song and everyone will hop along. This is a fun dance for all ages in your group.
Make sure to dance in front of your Zoom camera to make it a group dance.
Virtual Scavenger Hunt
Keep the kids from getting bored with a virtual scavenger hunt while you chat on Zoom with family and friends. Read off the household items to find and have the kids race to find them and be the first one back to the zoom screen.
Bonus it will help get their excited energy out before your Easter dinner.
Use our free printable virtual scavenger hunt.
Minute to Win It Game
Set up quick Minute to Win It games for your Easter party. Each family sets up the game in front of the zoom camera. When the host says go the player has 1 minute to complete the task. See which family can beat the clock and complete their task.
A fun Easter Minute to Win It is using a straw to move jelly beans from one plate to another in under a minute.
Bonus these simple games are made with items you probably already have in your house. So they are easy for parents to throw together for a virtual party.
Visit our 20 Minute to Win It Games to find the perfect games for your party.
Virtual Spring Craft Idea
Let the kids do a fun spring craft during your party. They will love showing off what they made to everyone at the virtual party.
Coffee Filter Butterflies are a super simple craft at home. All you need is coffee filters, markers, a spray bottle & pipe cleaner. You’ll be amazed at what pretty butterflies your kids can create.
Are you ready now to host a virtual Easter Egg Hunt party with fun Easter games & activities? It’s always more fun to celebrate holidays with family and friends so don’t miss out if you can’t be together this year.
Easter Basket Ideas
Don’t forget to check out our favorite Easter Basket fillers. You’re sure to find the perfect gift ideas from a list of the top Easter gifts broken up by age for Toddlers to Teens.
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