The first day of spring is less than a week away and the shelves are being lined with delicious chocolatey treats which can only mean one thing – it’s almost Easter! That lovely time of year when friends and family get together to enjoy the long weekend and an egg or two. If you’ve not yet decided on how you will make the most of this year’s Easter celebrations, check out these fun activities taking place across the UK.
Duck Race – Manchester, England Robinwood – Various
19th April 2019 – 11:00
Join Brainwave for the 10th annual Manchester Duck Race! This spectacular event will be kicking off at 11am, taking place along the River Irwell. Brainwave have promised this year will be “bigger, brighter and better than ever!” Watch the decorated ducks race away, with the first three across the finish line winning their lucky owners a prize. Duck themed family activities will also be taking place throughout the day.
Traquair House – Innerleithen, Scotland
21st April 2019 – 11:00-17:00
Traquair House’s East Eggstravaganza is the perfect place to take the family this Easter! Boasting the largest Easter egg hunt in the Scottish Borders, there are 6,000 mini eggs waiting to be discovered. Once you’re all chocolate’d out, you can enjoy egg painting, musical instrument making, storytelling, scavenger hunts and the largest hedge maze in Scotland!
Irish National Stud and Gardens, Kildare
19th-22nd April 2019 – 12:00-16:00
For a breath of fresh air and family fun, look no further than Irish National Stud Gardens! From the 19th– 22nd there will be an abundance of fun things to do and see. Full details are yet to be announced but you can expect fantastic face painting, marvellous magic shows and creative craft workshops. Plus you and the little ones can meet some friendly farm animals and foals – how fun does that sound!
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