Family Easter events in San Benito County

Activities slated Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Staying local for Easter this year? Here is a list of Easter events that the whole family can enjoy.


Friday, April 15 

Hollister Community-Wide Good Friday

All local churches are invited to this free event. 

Venue is ADA accessible. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on.

When: 6:30 p.m. 

Where: Hollister Concerts Event Center, 500 John Smith Road, Hollister


Saturday, April 16

VFW 9242, American Legion Post 69, and VFW Auxiliary Easter Egg Hunt

When: 10:30 a.m.: special needs children in two age groups: 2-6 and 7-10 

1 p.m.: all other children in three age groups: 2-4, 5-7 and 8-10

Where: Veterans Memorial Park, 1023 Memorial Drive, Hollister


Gilroy’s 6th Street Studios and Art Center Easter Egg Hunt and Fundraiser at the Farm (Hollister)

Reservations are required. Click here for tickets: 

When: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: 495 Caballero Drive, Hollister 


Sunday, April 17

Easter Brunch at Ridgemark Golf and Country Club Restaurant

Reservations are required. Call (831) 637-8151 Ext. 3 or email [email protected]

When: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: Ridgemark Golf and Country Club Restaurant, 3800 Airline Hwy., Hollister


Jenny Mendolla Arbizu

Jenny is a Hollister native who resides in her hometown with her husband and son. She is a San Benito High School graduate, and received her BA in Literature from UC Santa Cruz and her MA in Education from San Jose State University. Jenny has written for the Hollister Freelance, San Benito and South Valley magazines. She enjoys meeting new people in San Benito County, sharing breaking news with the community, and spotlighting the county’s events and businesses. When not writing, Jenny can be found performing with SBSC, singing with the Hollister VFW, or working out at Cold Storage CrossFit.