Easter is a time for celebration and Corpus Christi is a great place to celebrate with loved ones. From Easter egg hunts and scenic spots to delicious dining options, the Gulf Coast Capital has something for everyone. Read along for some ideas on how to celebrate Easter on the coast.  


Egg Hunts 

Easter Eggstravaganza at Heritage Park 

Celebrate Easter Sunday with the whole family at Heritage Park! Enjoy food trucks, games, moon jumps, prizes, and more from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Registration begins at 4:00 p.m. for all prizes and the egg hunt begins promptly at 5:00 p.m. Be sure to bring your own basket for the egg hunt and lots of energy for a fun time in Downtown Corpus Christi.

Labonte Park 

Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy an Easter camping experience at Labonte Park from March 29 at 9:00 a.m. – March 31 at 6:00 p.m. Celebrate the holiday with the whole family in a beautiful natural setting with picnic areas, restrooms, and recreational spaces. Be sure to maintain the cleanliness of the campsite and surrounding area, and don’t leave any trash behind.  

Reservations close on March 28, at noon, so be sure to secure your spot.


Easter Brunch  

Omni Corpus Christi 

Hop into Easter Sunday Brunch, March 31, at the Omni Corpus Christi Ballroom and enjoy a variety of brunch classics, a carving station, plenty of dessert offerings, and more. Bring the entire family and celebrate with a visit from the Easter Bunny, an egg hunt for the kids, and live music. Seating is available every half hour from 10:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 361-886-3525. 


Places to Eat on Easter Sunday 

Bien Mérité  

Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  

Get a little taste of France in the Gulf Coast Capital and choose from an array of brunch dishes, from beignets and locally roasted coffee to a croissant sandwich with fruit, macarons, and a lavender lemonade.   

House of Rock 

Hours: 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. 

Grab a bite to eat at this dough-tossing, salad-crafting kitchen and enjoy delicious specialty pizzas, assorted appetizers, sandwiches, and salads perfect for lunch or dinner.  

Coffee Waves 

Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m., all locations

Grab artisan level espresso or fresh roasted drip coffee, house made gelato, baked goods, and more in our community’s favorite hub for relaxing and enjoying time with family and friends.  

Central Kitchen  

Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Head to the perfect downtown café to grab a quick bite before heading out to your celebration. Whether you’re in the mood for something sweet or savory, enjoy freshly baked breads and delicious food, all made from scratch.  

Town and Country Café  

Hours: 6:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

Bring the whole family to eat at this down-to-earth diner dishing up homestyle American comfort fare for breakfast & lunch.  

U&I Steakhouse 

Hours: 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. 

Enjoy turkey and dressing for your Easter meal, or choose from 6 oz. sirloins to huge, hearty ribeye, all charbroiled over an open mesquite flame. U&I’s extensive menu extends to offerings of Mexican, Italian, Greek, or seafood with house-made sauces, dressings, and bread.