10 Brilliant Outdoor Easter Events

10 Brilliant Outdoor Easter Events

This year, Easter Sunday lands on March 31st and there's a lot of egg-citing stuff happening in the build-up!

We've rounded up 10 egg-cellent Easter events around the UK. Read on to find out the best outdoor hotspots to enjoy with your children. Get cracking and book a fun day out together!

bewilderwood easter

Photo Credit: Bewilderwood

1) The Pesky Bunnies Easter Eggs-pedition at Bewilderwood, Norfolk

When: 28th March - 14th April

Not only will children get to meet the Easter bunny, but they’ll also get to search for the chocolate eggs hidden in the woods and win a prize. There’s also the opportunity to make their very own bunny ears!

audley end miniature railway

Photo Credit: Audley End Railway

2) Easter Springtime Surprise at Audley End Miniature Railway, Saffron Walden

When: 29 March to 14 April

Hop on board the miniature train and ride deep into the enchanted Audley End woodland to visit the Easter Bunny and the Farmyard Friends. Little ones will need to look out for colourful eggs and blooming flowers along the way. After your train ride, a life-sized Fairy will help you plant your own flowers! Then, follow the magic through the paths and follow the Easter Egg Hunt.

cotswold farm park

Photo Credit: Cotswold Farm Park

3) Live Lambing at Cotswold Farm Park, Cheltenham

When: 9th February - 14th April

Visit Cotswold Farm Park and meet the new Spring arrivals. You can also explore the wider farmland to soak up the views and head into the woods to build a den or watch the bees in their special observation hive. Then finish up at the outdoor play area and let your explorers enjoy the pedal tractors, the log assault course and the sandpits.

national trust easter egg hunts

Photo Credit: National Trust

4) National Trust Easter Egg Hunts at various sites across the UK

When: various dates

Head to a National Trust site this Easter and join a fun Easter Egg Hunt – your explorers can complete the trail and collect a chocolate egg for their hard work!

rhs wisley easter egg hunt

Photo Credit: RHS Wisley

5) The Giant Easter Egg Hunt at RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

When: 29th March - 14th April

Follow the trail around the garden and keep an eye out for the giant painted eggs. There’s also puzzles to solve and wildlife and plants to spot. After all that fun, there’s a free chocolate treat to claim at the end.

hever castle easter trail

Photo Credit: Hever Castle

6) Easter Family Fun at Hever Castle, Edenbridge, Kent

When: 29th March - 14th April

Make some special memories at Hever Castle this Spring with an egg-cellent Dinosaur themed trail, craft activity and sand dig. Meet the dinosaur explorers as they wander around the grounds and round off your day with an animal themed face paint.

walby farm park carlisle

Photo Credit: Walby Farm Park

7) Easter Eggstravaganza at Walby Farm Park, Carlisle

When: 23rd March - 14th April

Head on down to Walby Farm Park this Easter for some fun on the farm – there’s baby lambs to meet, a daily Easter Egg Hunt and children can decorate their own chocolate treat in the Chocolatier’s Kitchen.

pendennis castle english heritage

Photo Credit: English Heritage

8) Easter Adventure Quest at Pendennis Castle, Cornwall

When: 23rd March - 14th April

Visit Pendennis Castle for a whole host of amazing events! Hunt for clues in the castle grounds, track down the Easter eggs and get rewarded with a tasty chocolate treat.

hampton court palace lindt gold bunny hunt

Photo Credit: Historic Royal Palaces

9) Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt at Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey

When: 23rd March - 14th April

Embark on a captivating adventure as you explore Henry VIII’s lush gardens, keeping your eyes peeled for elusive Lindt gold bunny statues peeking out from colourful daffodils or early buds from the Tulip Festival. Follow the trail and match the names of influential characters to the distinctive red ribbons adorning every adorable Lindt gold bunny statue.  

marwell zoo easter event

Photo Credit: Marwell Zoo

10) Det-egg-tive Trail at Marwell Zoo, Winchester, Hampshire

When: 29th March - 14th April

Throughout the Easter break you can take part in the Det-egg-tive trail at Marwell Zoo, for wannabe sleuths to crack the case and help the Easter Bunny find the cheeky egg thief! Channel your inner inspector and work out who the stolen eggs belong to then enter your answer at the end for a chance to win 2 adult and 3 child memberships!

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