Looking for Places to Go Easter Weekend?

Mar 19, 2018

Cheap Easter Weekend Breaks for 2018 | Places to Go Easter Weekend | Westgate Resorts
By C. Alex Velazquez

10 Cheap Easter Weekend Breaks for 2018 You Can't Pass Up!

Looking for Places to Go Easter Weekend?

Looking for places to go Easter Weekend that won’t break the bank? If your penchant for pastel and search for spring is leaving you wanting a great Easter getaway, then check out these cheap Easter weekend breaks you can’t pass up in these sweet-yet-savings-minded destinations!

  1. Orlando, Florida – If the house of mouse is your thing then Central Florida is your main jam with an Easter Break that’s sure to wow you in Orlando, FL. As the famed Outdoor Kitchens at the 2018 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival is just wrapping up, check out some unique, hidden Easter Events such as The Legendary Oviedo Marshmallow Drop, where kids (of all ages) can bask in a bombardment of sweets from the sky as planes drop marshmallows and peeps a’ plenty in what has become one of the most unusual but amazing spectacles in Central Florida!

  2. Cocoa Beach, Florida – Just a hop skip and a jump away from Orlando is bustling Cocoa Beach, FL … with Easter Sunrise breakfast specials and amazing beachside culinary cuisine meet wet and wild surf action at the 2018 Cocoa Beach Easter PRO/AM Surfing Festival! Check out this long-standing 54-year-old showcase as potential world championship surfers come together for one day only on Easter to show off their style and shredding skills in front of spectators both young and old in Cocoa Beach Beach, a town widely recognized as the “East Coast Capital of Surfing” and the epicenter of surf culture in Florida.

  3. River Ranch, Florida – Want to get your Easter on country-style? Check out this authentic dude ranch resort just South of Orlando and right next to Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park, where you can stargaze and check out the local wildlife, such as Wild Turkeys and Burrowing Owls.

  4. Branson, Missouri – Whether you’re there to take in the shows in what has been called the ‘Show Entertainment Capital of the U.S.’ , or you want to get down with the most Epic Easter Egg Hunt in Missouri, Branson’s definitely your go-to place for a family-friendly, and fun-filled Easter break!

  5. Daytona Beach, Florida – Bouncing back down south, there’s nothing like donning your Easter Bunny ears and sweating up some pastel running shorts as you trot your heart out along with thousands of other participants in the 51st Annual Easter Beach Run (complete with family-friendly alternative runs/distances for the kids). Come get sweaty before downing a few milk chocolate bunnies later on!

  6. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina – With so much to do and discover in this haven of family fun and amusement, you’ll be able to take your pick from numerous breakfast engagements with the Easter Bunny himself,… with Tupelo Honey Café’s foodie community-favorite being a notable choice among the limitless options vying for your Easter brunch bucks, as well as going all out for a Mega-Easter Egg Hunt of large scale proportions at beautiful McLean Park in North Myrtle Beach.

  7. Gatlinburg, Tennessee – Hop on in to Gatlinburg and put some spring in your step as you discover Easter Gatlinburg style, in what is widely considered to be one of the biggest and best Easter Arts & Craft Shows anywhere on the planet! The 2018 Easter Craft Show is sure to please with its dazzling array of diversions and home-grown bric-a-brac that’s sure to leave you,… can we say, speechless?

  8. Williamsburg, Virginia – History never felt so good with this collection of historical hunts comprising a true Williamsburg Easter celebration weekend! Bring the kids down to Lee Hall Mansion for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt, sporting crafts, games, and mystery photo-ops with the Easter Bunny himself, as well as children’s scavenger hunts offered at no charge after the main event. And then, double down with hunt-ception (the hunt AFTER the hunt) and dive into the long-awaited, Annual Egg-Stravaganza at Virginia Living Museum as you and the kids uncover a variety of eggs from all types of native animals in their collection – as well as a visit with their real-life Easter rabbit in addition to cool live animal shows, amazing activities, and Easter-oriented crafts.

  9. Miami, Florida – Not all Easter Bunnies hop on land! So give a hand for your sea-going Easter pals with Bunny Palooza at the Miami Seaquarium, a traditionally hippity-hop Easter event (and one of the biggest in Miami), featuring continuous egg hunts running throughout the day, the biggest Easter Parade in South Florida (allegedly), and over five acres of Easter rides, slides, bounce houses, and kids foam zones... and let’s not forget, the real, live Easter Bunny! (though it may be a Sea Lion in bunny ears! Watch out!) ;)

  10. Mesa, Arizona – While Easter is traditionally a historic event, you can dig even deeper into the past with this amazing pre-historic, Annual Dino Egg Hunt at Arizona’s Museum of Natural History! This egg-ceptional celebration features ‘everlasting’ Dino eggs that are continually available (replenished) throughout the day until early evening, and crafts, fun, and festivities for all as you take a trip back in time to when bigger bunnies hopped the earth!

Read to get your hop on? Easter weekend breaks for 2018 have never been easier or more affordable with Westgate’s Last Minute Easter Weekend Getaways! Check out our special Easter Weekend Hotel Rate here at participating Westgate Resorts in key destinations (listed above) so you can shock your chocolate tooth with some fun and frivolity this coming Easter weekend. If you’re looking for places to go Easter Weekend, look no further than Westgate! You won’t find a more egg-cellent travel deal anywhere!