Easter Antics, York's CHOCOLATE Story, York As the UK's home of chocolate, York is the perfect place to visit this Easter. Take part in egg decorating classes and see giant Easter eggs being made by hand by skilled Chocolatiers.
Stockeld Park - Throughout Easter Stockeld Park host a unique egg hunt with Giant hand painted Eggs and Bunnies hidden in our Enchanted Forest and the chance to win a GIANT egg of your own and take part in our ‘eggstra' special maze challenge!
For those with a sweet tooth, you won't want to miss Easter Foodie Breaks at the Cleveland Tontine. These are a chocoholics dream come true! Indulge yourselves with a feast of chocolaty afternoon tea delights designed by their Head Chef alongside their range of fabulous teas. Then, in the evening enjoy a delicious 3 course meal in our candlelit bistro.
Don't miss the Punch Bowl Inn's Easter weekend celebrations! They have a children's card competition with face painting, free afternoon BBQ & huge Easter Egg hunt for all the family and then on Easter Sunday, kick off with their weekly Sunday morning village dog walk with complimentary tea, coffee & hot cross buns on your return to the inn! Followed by a fabulous Sunday lunch with the best of the new season's produce. Yum.
Mother Shipton's Cave - It's a fun packed Easter bonanza! Meet the Easter Bunnies and if you complete the FREE Easter trial successfully you will receive a little chocolate treat. Afterwards, visit our cafe for a hot chocolate while the children enjoy face painting.
The Great Studfold Easter Egg Hunt, Studfold Farm, Harrogate - Come along with the whole family and enjoy this annual event. Pick up a clue sheet and Explore and discover large willow nests and brightly coloured eggs and answers!... and win an Easter surprise!
Middleton Lodge and The Coach House, Richmond are holding an Easter Family Fun Day on Good Friday 3rd April from 11am until 3.30pm. Come and join them for plenty of fun Easter activities including an Easter Egg Woodland Trail, Easter arts and crafts, Easter garden making, Egg decoration and some surprises along the way...
Flamingo Land Theme Park and Zoo, Malton. Across every day of the Easter School Holidays, guests can join in the Easter Zoo Trail where you can complete an egg-themed trail sheet by walking around the award-winning animal collection and matching up clues. Each person who completes the trail will be given a Haribo Easter Bunny Mix treat.
Spring Steam Gala at North Yorkshire Moors Railway. Two great weekends for steam enthusiasts with a number of steam locomotives on the line.
Castle Howard Easter - Keep everyone entertained this Easter with the traditional fairground, farm and children's activities. Try your luck at 'hook a duck' and test your aim on the coconut shy, before having a go on the traditional fairground rides, including carousel and big wheel (additional charge applies) Say hello to a number of creepy crawlies and if you're feeling brave, have a hold too. Or meet the animals at the mini farm!
Lambing at Lovesome Hill Farm, Northallerton! Try a break with a difference - John and Mary Pearson at Lovesome Hill Farm, Northallerton, invite you to stay on their working farm during lambing time. Their Masham and Mule Sheep are due to lamb from March 16th onwards. Bring your wellies and working clothes and work alongside John. After a comfortable night's sleep you will start your day with a hearty cooked breakfast provided by Mary then feed the sheep outside and watch for any lambing...
RHS Garden Harlow Carr - Brighten up your Easter with a range of activities, from the special Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt to plenty of indoor craft activities and outdoor workshops for all ages to enjoy. Over the Easter weekend, come and meet the Easter bunny himself!
Bolton Castle, Leyburn. Enjoy Easter at Bolton Castle with eggciting Easter Egg hunts, eggstravagant egg decorating, eggstroadinary bonnet making and much more!
School Holiday Fun - Golden Egg Hunt, Fountains Abbey. Sshhhhh! There's a tiny golden egg hidden somewhere on the estate and it's your job to track it down! Fountains is hosting a bonanza of Easter activities - hunt high and low to find the golden egg, win chocolate prizes on a Cadbury Easter Egg Trail, create wonderful window art, tag along on a family nature walk, book to join a den building or geocaching activity, or get involved in Easter ‘eggsploits' and put your best foot forward in the bank holiday egg and spoon race.
Easter Family Fun Trail at both Clifford's Tower and Whitby Abbey. Can you crack the clues to complete this ‘egg-citing' trail? Complete the Trail and you'll be rewarded with a yummy Easter prize.
Easter Fun in the Yorkshire Dales. Enjoy Easter in the beautiful surroundings of the Kilnsey Estate. Follow the chocolate Easter Egg Trail and help feed the lambs throughout the holidays. There's plenty more to keep the children entertained including special Easter weekend activities such as face painting, pony rides, Easter chick handling, Decorate an Egg competition and kids crafts. With special guest the Easter Squirrel.
Sweet treat or death by chocolate as The York Dungeon melts into Easter. A visit to The York Dungeon promises an exciting adventure this Easter holiday as it launches its Death by Chocolate attraction for unsuspecting visitors. With an amazing cast of theatrical actors and special effects, it's not just sweet treats, you could well find yourself falling victim to a sweet poison as the unique attraction launches Poisonous Pasts - a brand new interactive pop-up show that is guaranteed to trick those taste buds.
Aerial Extreme, Bedale. Do you want to get high? Dare you take on the zipwire? You'll climb, swing, jump, scream, drop, laugh your way around their adventure course at up to 13m above the ground. They guarantee you an action-packed experience, so strap on your boots and get ready for some real fun!
Nunnington Hall, near Helmsley. Discover a traditional Easter, with Nunnington Hall's Cadbury's Easter egg hunt and traditional games and activities. Great fun for the whole family.
Sutton Bank Bikes, North York Moors: Family Fun Easter Egg Hunt. Wednesday 1st April. Watch out for Sutton Bank Bikes Bunny who will take a family group around the skills area and green route for 1.5 hours. There will be a Easter Egg treasure hunt on the way round. £5 per person, 2pm-3:30pm. Booking essential!