Here comes Peter Cottontail to the Region. He’s hiding eggs, he’s attending some breakfasts and posing for pictures and he has some friends at local restaurants cooking up a big brunch buffet on Easter Sunday. Here’s a peek at some of the Easter fun going on in Northwest Indiana in the coming days.

GREAT EGG CHASE FLASHLIGHT HUNT

Community Park

8601 Calumet Ave.

Munster

April 7, 8 p.m., $5 per person (on-site registration starts at 7 p.m.) Ages 9-13

COMMUNITY EGG HUNT

Community Park

8601 Calumet Ave.

Munster

April 8, 9 a.m. (on-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m.)

DOGGIE EGG HUNT

Community Park

8601 Calumet Ave.

Munster

April 8, 10 a.m. $5 per pup (on-site registration begins at 9:30 a.m.)

EASTER BRUNCH

Bin 27

275 Joliet St.

Dyer

219-322-8565

Make a reservation for Easter Brunch with the family. it runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 16. It will include a salad bar, pasta station, carving station with ham and beef and dessert table for $18.95 for adults and $11.95 for kids 12 and younger. Kids younger than 6 are free (one free child entry per adult).

PORTAGE KIWANIS BREAKFAST WITH EASTER BUNNY AND EGG HUNT

Woodland Park

2100 Willowcreek Road

Portage

April 8, breakfast from 8-9:30 a.m. Hunt from 9:30-10 a.m. and breakfast resumes from 10-11 a.m.

Tickets are $5 for adults, $3 for children.

HIGHLAND/GRIFFITH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE EASTER BUNNY BREAKFAST

Highland High School

9135 Erie St.

Highland

April 8, 8:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. seatings

$6 per person

Purchase tickets at the Lincoln Center, Center Bank in Highland and Griffith, First Financial Bank in Highland (on Highland and on 45th), Highland/Griffith Chamber.

GINO’S STEAKHOUSE EASTER BRUNCH

at Dyer and Merrillville locations

April 16 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Adults are $30, children $16, includes starters, carving stations with ham, leg of lamb and prime rib, additional entrees of tilapia, ribs, chicken marsala, penne with sausage and seafood Newberg and dessert table.

DEMOTTE EASTER EGG HUNT

Spencer Park

112 Carnation St. SE

DeMotte

April 8 at 10 a.m (Ages 1-3 hunt starts at 10:05 a.m., ages 4-6 hunt starts at 10:25 a.m. and ages 7-10 egg hunt starts at 10:45 a.m.)

WHITING EASTER PARADE

April 8, at 2 p.m. kicks off at 119th and Clark 

WHITING EGG HUNT

(for Whiting residents)

Whiting Park

1500 Park Road

Whiting

April 8 at 10 a.m.

EAST CHICAGO EASTER EGG HUNT

Washington Park

4298 Grand Blvd.

East Chicago

April 8 at 10 a.m.

HEBRON EASTER EGG HUNT

Hebron Community Resource Center

611 N. Main St.

Hebron

April 8 at 10 a.m.

HANOVER CENTRAL H.S. KEY CLUB BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY

Holy Name School

10120 W. 133rd Ave.

Cedar Lake

April 8 from 9-11:30 a.m.

$5 per person, kids younger than 2 are admitted free

CHESTERTON LIONS CLUB EGG HUNT

Thomas Park

Calumet and Broadway

Chesterton

April 15 at 8 a.m.

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