Why You Should Spend Easter on Clearwater Beach

Hop on over to Clearwater Beach for Easter weekend! There is no shortage of Easter-themed activities for the whole family to enjoy! Check out our basket of ideas on what you should do for Easter!

Easter Egg Hunts & Crafts

Easter BlogThe Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach offers a host of eggcellent Easter activities for its
guests. For your little peeps, there is an egg hunt by the pool, egg decorating, and easter crafts! For those wanting a special experience, the Easter bunny can actually deliver your Easter basket to your room!

Easter Brunch

Why spend all day in the kitchen when you can have a decadent gulf-side meal? Carambola at Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa offers a delicious Easter Sunday Brunch with variety of food for the whole family to enjoy! Dine on delectable entrees such as lamb osso buco, oysters, lobster bisque, cane syrup glazed ham, Israeli couscous, stone crab, key lime tarts, and more.

Another Easter brunch favorite is Shephard’s Beach Resort. Enjoy mouthwatering meals like their famous herb crusted prime rib and crab legs along with many more culinary delights like coconut mascarpone french toast, whiskey apples, pesto butter mussels, hand rolled sushi, homemade desserts, and much more!

Considering that Clearwater Beach is a great destination to spend your Easter weekend, we suggest you take your cotton tail and call ahead to make a reservation.

Easter Movie & Fireworks

Bring out all your peeps to see the movie HOP on Clearwater Beach! Sunset Cinema will be showing HOP, a movie following the Easter Bunny’s teenage son’s quest to save Easter. Movies start at dusk and are weather permitting. Bring a blanket or a low sitting chair and watch the movie on the big screen on the beach! Popcorn, soft drinks, and concessions will be available.


To close out the Easter festivities, the Sugar Sand Festival will blast off fireworks at 9PM! The best viewing spot for the fireworks will be near the Pier and the Pier 60 Park area.

Instead of staying at home, come create experiences and happy memories for Easter 2017 on Clearwater Beach with the Pier 60 Sugar Sand Festival! Check out our accommodations page for some sweet hotel deals and the latest tips on avoiding traffic for Easter weekend!


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Featured Buskers

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What is Sugar Sand?

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