MacKID Picks: 5 Things To Do In Erie With Kids This Week

Erie family fun March March 30-April 5

By Kara Murphy March 23, 2023

Easter events rule in Erie, Pa. this weekend! It's also spring break week so we've tried to add in some mid-week fun. Want more? Make sure to check out our full events calendar — it's always FREE!

Here are your 5 Erie event picks March 30-April 5:

1. Find those eggs!

'Tis the season! We have a bazillion Easter events on our Macaroni KID Erie calendar this weekend, including an egg hunt with 35,000 eggs! There's also bunny sightings and more! Find all the details on Erie's Easter events here.

2. Enjoy Gallery Night at Locations Citywide

The Erie Art Museum and more than a dozen city galleries and businesses are participating — bring the kids or head out for a date night and enjoy the city's arts scene! Friday, March 31

3. Try Fishing on the First Day of Trout Season at Presque Isle

Join the celebration marking the statewide first day of trout fishing at Presque Isle!  All equipment and bait are provided along with instruction by DCNR educators and the SONS of Lake Erie. Kids under 16 welcome. Saturday, April 1

4. FREE: Furry Friend Block Party at Iroquois

Meet Neela, a certified therapy dog and play with blocks, puzzles and more at this casual get-together at Iroquois Library! Tuesday, April 4

5. Find the perfect prom dress — for free! 

Free prom gowns and a few mens suits, plus shoes and accessories at this giveaway in Girard. Donations are still being accepted! Thursday April 6