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What’s On This Easter

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Written by Yeyen

Do you still need inspiration on where to go this Easter holiday? Check out this handy list of fab events going on this Easter weekend!

31st March – 16th April 2017

This Easter your little ones can meet Cedric the Easter Bunny in his hoppy home! Eggs have been hidden in the woods and in the ‘Big Hat’ kids can have their faces painted. Find out more.

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Marvellous Monsters! Longleat Safari and Adventure Park, Wiltshire

7th – 22nd April, 10am – 5pm
** Get 20% off of tickets when you book with Picniq! **

Twenty amazing animatronic will be making their way to Longleat to entertain and enthral everyone with their skills! They all have a special message to highlight the fact we need to look after and preserve them, so they can continue to buzz, scuttle and crawl for many centuries to come! BOOK HERE.

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Bounce Like Bunnies, Oxygen Freejumping Parks (London, Derby, Leeds, Manchester, Southampton, Wigan)

**15% off using the code PICNIQ15**

Put a spring in your families step this Easter! Jump, flip, leap, play and soar to your heart’s content! There’ll be easter egg hunts, colouring-in competitions, bunny races and much more! Plus use code PICNIQ15 to save 15% when booking. BOOK HERE.

8th April – 23rd April 2017

Watch animals enjoying their Easter fun and join the ‘Eggsplorer trail’. Help the Easter Bunny find the missing Easter Eggs, follow the clues and hand in your completed trail to receive a prize! Find out more.

KidZania London

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1-17th April 2017
Save 43% when you book with Picniq

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Kids will love testing out the ‘real life’ jobs at this mini city, from testing g their skills as a paramedic to TV broadcasting! This Easter there’s also a whole host of extra fun! Make chocolate eggs at the Cadbury chocolate factory, deliver the eggs around KidZania and even create Easter cards!
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Airhop, Bristol

Sunday 16th April

SAVE 30% Easter Sunday using code BUNNY30

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There are over 177 trampolines bouncing with fun in the UK’s largest trampoline park, Airhop Bristol and there is a wide variety of activities that all ages can enjoy! There is a dodgeball court, foam pit, wipeout zone, battle beams, slam dunk lanes and of course the main trampoline area, all under one roof! Use code BUNNY30 and save 30% Easter Sunday! BOOK HERE

RSPB – Nature Scavenger Hunt

17th April 2017

Visitors will be invited to take part in our Easter trail, answer some tricky questions, get closer to nature and build a bird nest from what they can find in the park. This is a drop in event taking place between 10am & 4pm and there will be the opportunity to win some Easter treats.  Find out more.

14th – 17th April 2017

Adventure Wonderland, Dorset’s Number One family theme park is the place to be this Easter with even more fun than ever with free egg hunts in our giant hedge maze and our ever popular egg and spoon races.

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Spend a delightful family day out enjoying all weather racing and lots of great free Easter entertainment! Find out more.

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Easter Fun, Godstone Farm, Surrey

1st – 17th April 2017

This award-winning farm has various Easter activities until Easter Monday. Bring your kids to join their Bubbles The Bunny, face painting, capture the carrot quiz, and many more. Find out more.

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The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party Weekend! Croxeth Hall, Liverpool

13th – 14th April, 1pm and 3pm

Fans of Disney will love the opportunity to meet the Mad Hatter, White Rabbit and of course Alice in Wonderland at a very special tea party this Easter. Expect cake and lots of mayhem! Find out more.

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Medieval Mayhem, Eureka! National Children’s Museum, Halifax

31st March – 22nd April

 Bring your mini history lovers to join in with some fun medieval antics and capers! They’ll get to explore medieval life, try their hand at archery, create historical figures and join in with real jousting! Find out more.

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Moomins at Kew! Kew Gardens (Royal Botanical Gardens), Richmond

31st March – 16th April, from 10am

This Easter take the family to Kew and experience the fascinating world of the Moomins, who come to life in these beautiful gardens! Follow a fun interactive trail and try your hand at some Easter workshops and a special Easter Moomin Chocolate Hunt! Find out more.

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Curious and Curiouser: Alice in Wonderland at Easter, Sutton House and Breaker’s Yard, London

13th – 16th April, 12 – 5pm

Don’t be late for thisAlice in Wonderland adventure! Witness the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, look for the White Rabbit and see the kids have fun joining in with arts and crafts. Find out more.

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Fleecy Easter Trail, Kedleston Hall, Derby

13th – 16th April, 11am – 3pm

It’s time for the fun Easter celebrations to begin! Bring the kids along to search for cute knitted eggs that have been hidden in the grounds. Find out more.

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Happy Birthday Dear Zoo – 35 Years! ZSL London Zoo, London

31st March – 16th April, from 10am
** Get up to 20% off of tickets when you book with Picniq! **

Celebrate the lovely book ‘Dear Zoo’ as it celebrates 35 years since it was published! Follow a fun interactive trail in search of stamps and finding out all about the zoo’s animals. There will be great activities to enjoy at each stop on the trail with a badge to collect at the end! BOOK HERE.

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Where’s Wilf Easter Bunny Trail, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Hampshire

3rd – 23rd April, 10am – 5pm

Wilfred, the Royal Navy pet rabbit, has been exploring and left paw prints all over this historic dockyard! Can you find them all to solve an Easter riddle?

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Easter Extravaganza! Paradise Wildlife Park, Hertfordshire

9th – 22nd April, 9:30am – 6pm
** Get up to 29% off of tickets when you book with Picniq! **

Why not enjoy an eggs-citing time surrounded by exotic wild animals over the Easter holidays? There will be lots of Easter themed animal feeds to see and a fun Easter Hunt with the chance to meet the Easter Bunny himself! Kids can have their faces painted and join in with lots of crafts, fun and games. BOOK HERE.

13th – 16th April 2017

There is plenty of Easter fun planned for the holidays at this magnificent castle! Follow a trail in search of hidden clues for a chocolate reward or over the Bank Holiday weekend all the family can enjoy a time of laughter fun with Robin Hoodie, Maid Marion and their merry band in special promenade style theatre shows. Find out more.

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10th -16th April 2017

Bring the family for a great day outdoors this Easter searching the beautiful woods for the hidden Easter eggs! Find them all and complete the puzzle to win a prize! Find out more.

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7th – 22nd April 2017

Expect lots of fluffy bunnies, cute lambs and baby chicks this Easter which are sure to entertain all the family! Find out more.

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Hot Cross Bunnies Easter Hunt, Kelham Island Museum

15th – 16th April

See how many cheeky Easter bunnies you can find hidden around this museum waiting to be found! Bring the family along to follow the trail and see if you can find all of them for a chance to win a prize. Find out more.

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8th – 21th April 2017

Bring the kids to meet Ruby the Castle Dragon how has managed to hide lots of eggs around the castle but is unable to now find them! She needs help and if your family manage to locate them for her there is a prize waiting in the shop! Find out more.

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8th – 23rd April 2017

Come and meet the Easter Bunny in his lovely new Easter Garden! There will be lots of eggs-citing activities for all the family to join in with as well as a fun Bunny trail to follow and super cute baby goats and lambs to feed!  Find out more.

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Easter Boat Gathering,  National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

14th – 17th April 2017

See the return of colourful boats to the museum this Easter as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations. There will be musical performances, workshops, and many more. Find out more.

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Easter Eggspress – Caledonian Railway,

16th April 2017

Bring your little ones to board the Easter Eggspress! All passengers will get a delicious chocolate treat during the steam hauled train journey. Find out more.

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Do you know other fab Easter events going on this weekend? Let us know by sharing on our Facebook, Twitter or by tagging us on Instagram using the #PicniqUK hashtag! ❤️

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