The pastels associated with spring coincide perfectly with the super bloom running up and down the northern coast of the county. Purples, yellows, pinks, and greens are popping up around every corner. Spring signals the growth of new life and a reemergence of color that brightens the whites, browns, and crimsons associated with winter. April is the epicenter of spring, with Easter brunches, egg dying, and Easter egg hunts bringing all of the colorful expectation of summer into one weekend. If you’re looking for the perfect place to bring Mom on Easter morning, want to expel your kid’s Spring Break energy by searching for colorful plastic eggs, or need just need the excuse to gather friends together for mimosas, these Easter events in Carlsbad won’t disappoint.
Easter brunch is one of spring’s best opportunities to go all out with food, family, and friends. This year, Chandler’s Cape Rey, the La Costa Resort and Spa, and 20|Twenty are serving up some of the best Easter Brunches Carlsbad has to offer.
For the complete Easter experience, Cape Rey is pulling out all the stops this year. The resort is not only hosting an elaborate brunch but is also taking little ones into consideration with an Easter Egg Hunt, the ability to snap a photo with the Easter Bunny himself, and arts and crafts. Brunch is available at two times: an Early Bird Breakfast from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. with a buffet for families and Chef Teri’s Easter brunch that runs from 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. The Easter Egg Hunt has three different time slots throughout the day so that guests can be sure to enjoy the deviled egg bar, smoked salmon bar, prime rib, lobster, and much more without missing out on the festivities. Make a reservation today before spots sell out.
The La Costa Resort and Spa is hosting brunch that caters to all tastes. Their 2019 Easter Brunch is going to concentrate on variety, providing a brunch complete with an array of appetizers, entrees, and deserts. Adults can capitalize on enjoying a meal that is uniquely theirs by topping it off at the build-your-own Bloody Mary bar. In addition to the meal, the little ones can participate in an Easter Egg Hunt and embrace the spirit of Easter by taking part in a magic show or getting their faces painted. You won’t want to miss the chance to spend your Easter at the La Costa Resort and Spa this year.
The Westin Carlsbad Resort 20|Twenty Grill is a Carlsbad favorite for sustainably sourced produce, innovating culinary endeavors, and delicious treats all year round. For Easter Brunch, they are applying the same creativity they employ year-round by featuring a seasonal menu that is uniquely suited to Carlsbad’s ecosystem. The dishes will be sourced from ingredients in and around San Diego and will offer everything from a made-to-order omelet bar, carving station, and carefully planned children’s menu. Take advantage of the gorgeous views and scenic ambience for Easter morning.
Last but not least, the Park Hyatt Aviara Golf Club Resort & Spa rounds out the list of one of the best Easter Brunch spots in Carlsbad this year. The resort has multiple dining options, and Easter Brunch is being served at both the Argyle Steakhouse and California Bistro. Both restaurants will be offering an elegant spread of meat, and seafood as well as lavish culinary delights such as sushi, sashimi, and a full desert buffet. Guests can choose either setting and enjoy brunch with views of the 18th hole or the expansive mountains and valleys surrounding the resort.
EGGStravaganza Spring Festival
The EGGStravaganza Spring Festival is the perfect prelude to Easter Brunch. On Saturday, April 20 at 10:30 a.m. the largest egg hunt in Carlsbad will kick off the festival, allowing groups of 20-30 kids at a time to collect eggs until they all have been found. The Egg Scramble isn’t the only spring friendly activity for kids. There are a variety of activities planned, including face painting, cookie decorating, and fun zones scattered throughout the park. The festival also highlights the warmth and excitement of summer by featuring summer camp demonstrations by Carlsbad Parks & Recreation. With full day of fun, you have to get the kids over to the EGGStravaganza Spring Festival this Easter weekend. Activity bands can be purchased in advance here.