Easter weekend means Easter egg hunts are taking place all over San Diego. Don’t worry, though — we’ve found a few non-holiday weekend activities to keep you busy. If you’re up for an egg-travaganza, check out our listing of Easter fun in San Diego.

San Diego

Chocolate Festival
What kid doesn’t love chocolate? Indulge your little one’s sweet tooth at this family-friendly chocolate festival. Sun., 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. Maritime Museum of San Diego. Price included with museum admission. All ages. Event Details.  

Act Today for Military Families Walk/Run and Family Festival
Support military families who are facing autism at this fun fundraising event. Sat., 7:00 am. Mission Bay Park. $15-$40. All ages. Event Details.

Tartan Day Festival
Bagpipes and tartans and dancing, oh my! Wait, you don’t have a tartan kilt? Check out this really fun family activity (where you can buy your own). Sat., 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. House of Pacific Relations Cottage of Scotland in Balboa Park. Free. All ages. Event Details.

Dino-Mite Family Day
Fossil digs, dinosaur inspired art and more await you at this fun family activity. Sat., 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. San Diego Natural History Museum. Price included with admission. All ages. Event Details.

North County

SEA LIFE Aquarium Celebrates Earth Day
Earth Day isn’t happening for another two weeks, but it’s Earth Month at SEA LIFE — fun dives, crafts and more. Sat., 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. SEA LIFE. Included with admission. All ages. Event Details.

April Pools Day
No, this isn’t a late joke! One week after April Fools’ Day, you can enjoy an April Pools Day this weekend. Sat., 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. San Marcos. Free. All ages. Event Details.

— Laura Willard

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