The Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day Event just went live worldwide bringing in a new set of time-limited rewards that range from recipes to special items. This is the first event for the game and unlike prior games where some events were only available for a day or two, the Bunny Day event is on for over a week. This event is live now for a limited time and it lets you unlock various DIY Recipes, enjoy more rewards on the island, and basically gives you more things to do while you play Animal Crossing: New Horizons daily as a part of your routine. This guide will tell you where to find every egg, the kinds of eggs, how long the event is on for, how to begin the event, and more.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day event start and end date
The Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day event is on from April 1 (right now) until April 12. April 12 is Bunny Day.
Do you need a Nintendo Switch Online subscription for the Animal Crossing: New Horizon Bunny Day Event?
You do not need a paid Nintendo Switch Online subscription to access the event but you do need a Nintendo Account linked to your user profile.
How to start the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day event
You need to be updated to Animal Crossing: New Horizons version 1.1.1 and be connected to the internet when you launch the game. To know for sure if this will work, you will need to see the version number appear as 1.1.1a on the titlescreen for Animal Crossing: New Horizons. You need to then look for Zipper (the bunny) who will be somewhere on your island. Talk to Zipper to start the event. If you have done the update and the event isn’t available for you, save and quit the game before trying again with an active internet connection.
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day event all egg types
There are six egg types in the Bunny Day event. These are as follows:
- Earth Eggs
- Leaf Eggs
- Water Eggs
- Sky Eggs
- Stone Eggs
- Wood Eggs
How to get new DIY Recipes in the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Bunny Day event
You unlock new limited DIY Recipes during the Bunny Day event by talking to villagers, finding bottles on the seashore, shooting down festive balloons with your slingshot, talking to Zipper the bunny, and more. Since the event just began, there is no way to tell if things will change over the next few days
How to get Earth Eggs in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
You can find Earth Eggs by digging the fossil patterns on the ground on your island. You will either find a fossil or an Earth Egg.
How to get Leaf Eggs in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
You can find these on Cherry Blossom trees on your island. Shake the trees with visible eggs to get three Leaf Eggs.
How to get Sky Eggs in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
You can get Sky Eggs by shooting down floating presents with a festive-themed balloon with your slingshot.
How to get Water Eggs in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
You can get Water Eggs by fishing on your island. You have a chance to get a Water Egg or a fish here so keep trying your luck.
How to get Stone Eggs in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
Hit rocks on your island with your shovel to try and find Stone Eggs in addition to the stones, iron nuggets, and more that you usually get by hitting rocks with your shovel. Make sure to not do this after you’ve eaten a fruit because the rock will be completely demolished then.
How to get Wood Eggs in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
You can get Wood Eggs by hitting trees with a flimsy axe or a regular axe a few times. Make sure to try to use a flimsy axe so your trees aren’t chopped down after 3 hits. With the wood that falls off trees, there’s a chance you will get a Wood Egg.
How to craft the Bunny Day items in Animal Crossing: New Horizons
There are loads of recipes you need to find, unlock, and learn in the Bunny Day event in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Make sure you keep finding more eggs of each type because there are loads of DIY recipes and all of them need a variety of eggs.
Hopefully this guide helps you with the beginning of the Bunny Day event in Animal Crossing: New Horizons on Nintendo Switch.