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Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Children's entertainment and an exciting Easter trail with chocolate eggs and prizes to be won at the end.

Arduaine Garden, Oban

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0844 4932216

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0844 4932216

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0844 4932216

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free / 0844 4932216

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Bannockburn Heritage Centre, Stirling

Fri 18 Apr

£2 / 0844 4932139

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

£2 / 0844 4932139

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

£2 / 0844 4932139

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

£2 / 0844 4932139

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Ben Lomond, Drymen

Sat 19 Apr

£2 / 0844 4932217

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

£2 / 0844 4932217

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

£2 / 0844 4932217

  • 09:30 – 16:00

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…and at 43 other places

Open Farm Sunday

Annual event where hundreds of farmers across the UK open their farm to the public for one Sunday. Discover what it means to be a farmer and see how British food is produced. Each farm hosts its own activities including tours, nature walks, tractor and trailer rides, mini farmers' markets and animal encounters.

Hazeldene Farm, Chesham

Sun 8 Jun

Phone for prices / 01494 783 501

  • 11:00 – 16:00

National Trust: Brockhampton Estate, Bringsty, Worcester

Sun 8 Jun

Free / 01885 488099

  • 11:00 – 16:00

National Trust: Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury

Sun 8 Jun

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Peppa Pig's Big Splash

All singing, all dancing puppet show with wee Peppa Pig and pals as they enjoy the rain and muddy puddles and try to fix the leaking nursery roof.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Thu 17 Jul

£13.50 / 01383 740384

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Wed 21 May

£16 (Children £11.75; £49) / 02476 553055

  • 10:30

Thu 22 May

£16 (Children £11.75; £49) / 02476 553055

  • 10:30

Bristol Hippodrome

Wed 8 Oct

£14.50–£21 / 0844 847 2325

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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Riddle's Court, Edinburgh

Fri 18 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Scooby-Doo and the Mystery of the Pyramid

Live stage show featuring the classic duo. Ages 2+.

New Theatre, Cardiff

Sat 19 Apr

£15–£19.50 / 029 2087 8889

  • 11:00
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Easter Fun Day

Annual Easter celebrations featuring live bands, fairground rides, street theatre, a radio roadshow and arts and sports activities.

Camperdown Country Park, Dundee

Sun 20 Apr

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Pirate Gran

You'd never know Gran was a pirate – until you need her most! Based on Geraldine Durrant & Rose Forshall's Pirate Gran series.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sat 24 May

Pentland Theatre

£11 / 020 8369 5454

  • 11:00

Devonshire Park Theatre, Eastbourne

Sat 17 May

£10 / 01323 412000

  • 11:00

The Lowry, Salford

Fri 30 May

Quays Theatre

£13 (Children £9.50; £38) / 08432 086000

  • 11:00

Sat 31 May

Quays Theatre

£13 (Children £9.50; £38) / 08432 086000

  • 11:00

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Easter Eggstravaganza

Family trails to take part in, with a special Easter prize.

National Trust: Dunham Massey Is The Stamford Military Hospital, Altrincham

Fri 18 Apr

Free, plus admission £10.35, child £5.20, family £25.90 / 0161 941 1025

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free, plus admission £10.35, child £5.20, family £25.90 / 0161 941 1025

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free, plus admission £10.35, child £5.20, family £25.90 / 0161 941 1025

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free, plus admission £10.35, child £5.20, family £25.90 / 0161 941 1025

  • 11:00 – 16:00

National Trust: Hidcote Manor Garden, Chipping Campden

Sun 20 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.50, child £4.75, family £23.60 / 01386 438333

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free, plus admission £9.50, child £4.75, family £23.60 / 01386 438333

  • 10:00 – 16:00

National Trust: Hinton Ampner Garden, Bramdean, Alresford

Fri 18 Apr

£3 plus admission £7.70, child £3.70, family £19.20 / 01962 771305

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

£3 plus admission £7.70, child £3.70, family £19.20 / 01962 771305

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

£3 plus admission £7.70, child £3.70, family £19.20 / 01962 771305

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

£3 plus admission £7.70, child £3.70, family £19.20 / 01962 771305

  • 10:00 – 16:00

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McBusted

Fans of early-noughties fresh-faced pop punk – hold onto your hats. Busted and McFly are only merging together to create probably the most inoffensive supergroup ever.

Weston-Super-Mare Beach, Weston-super-Mare

Sat 28 Jun

£67.75 / 01934 750833

With Backstreet Boys, Scouting for Girls, 5ive and Diversity.

Aliens Love Underpants

  • Directed by: Adam Bampton-Smith
  • Written by: Adam Bampton-Smith

A close encounter of the 'pantastic' kind.

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Tue 22 Apr

£12.50 ( £46) / 01527 577330

  • 11:00

City Hall, Salisbury

Sun 4 May

£12.50 / 01722 434434

  • 11:00

Corn Exchange, King's Lynn

Wed 30 Apr

£12.50 ( £46) / 01553 764864

  • 10:30

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Old Town Street Food Festival

Edinburgh gets on the street food train in a big way with its first multi-vendor street food festival. Get your paws on mac'n'cheese, burgers, po boys, tacos, grilled cheese and more delish eats, plus craft beer and cider to wash it all down. There are also four stages with local bands and DJs bringing the tunes.

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0131 622 6801

  • 12:00

Mon 5 May

Free / 0131 622 6801

  • 12:00

Sun 25 May

Free / 0131 622 6801

  • 12:00

Doug Allan: In the Company of Giants

Illustrated talk from the award-winning cameraman, who has worked on the shows Blue Planet, Planet Earth and Ocean Giants.

Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock

Sat 19 Apr

£14–£16 / 01475 723723

  • 07:30

Postman Pat Live: It's Showtime!

A talent scout arrives in Greendale to search for an angelic voice at the village's karaoke contest.

Hall For Cornwall, Truro

Sun 4 May

£13 (Children £11; £44) / 01872 262466

  • 11:00

Rotherham Civic Theatre

Mon 26 May

£12.50 (Children £10.50; £42)

  • 11:00

Stratford Circus, London E15

Sat 10 May

£12 (£10; £40) / 0844 357 2625

  • 12:00 – 13:30

Show Me: Chris And Pui

Sing songs, discover musical instruments and play games with BBC presenters Chris Jarvis and Pui.

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Tue 27 May

£12 (Children £10 under 16s; £40) / 01527 577330

  • 11:00

The Broadway Theatre, Barking

Sat 17 May

£12 (Children £10; £40) / 020 8507 5607

  • 11:00

Burnley Mechanics

Sat 24 May

£10 (£9) / 01282 664400

  • 11:00

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Peregrine Falcon Viewing

Through the spring and summer months, Falls of Clyde Nature Reserve are offering the chance to get up close and personal with their resident wild peregrine falcons.

Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve – Scottish Wildlife Trust, New Lanark

Fri 18 Apr

Free (donations welcome) / 01555 665262

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free (donations welcome) / 01555 665262

  • 10:00 – 20:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free (donations welcome) / 01555 665262

  • 10:00 – 20:00
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Freckleface Strawberry: The Musical

Family musical about a girl who is desperate to get rid of her freckles.

Scottish Youth Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 18 Apr

£8–£12 (Family £32) / 0141 552 3988

  • 11:00 – 12:15

Sat 19 Apr

£8–£12 (Family £32) / 0141 552 3988

  • 11:00 – 12:15

Mon 21 Apr

£8–£12 (Family £32) / 0141 552 3988

  • 11:00 – 12:15

Easter at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Search the palace grounds for chocolate treats, learn more about the Palace and decorate an egg to take home.

Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

Fri 18 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Hatfield House

Sun 20 Apr

Stable Yard

Phone for prices / 01707 287010

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sun 18 May

Stable Yard

Phone for prices / 01707 287010

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sun 22 Jun

Stable Yard

Phone for prices / 01707 287010

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Horniman Museum And Gardens, London SE23

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 020 8699 1872

  • 09:00 – 13:30

Sat 26 Apr

Free / 020 8699 1872

  • 09:00 – 13:30

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 8699 1872

  • 09:00 – 13:30
…and 4 more dates until 31 May

National Trust: Plas Newydd, Llanfairpwll

Sat 3 May

Free / 01248 714795

  • 10:00 – 17:00

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Jim Colquhoun, Patrick Jameson, Steve Hollingsworth and Ellis Luxemburg: Kling Klang

Installation featuring a 3D lasercut rendering of an album cover by Kraftwerk, together with an open-access electronic music studio for the public to interact with. Check the gallery's website for details of performance events.

Queens Park Railway Club, Glasgow

Fri 18 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 20 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Mon 21 Apr

Free

Part of Glasgow International.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

Audio, Brighton

Mon 5 May

£15 / 01273 624343

Mon 26 May

£15–£30 / 01273 624343

Gilt Bar & Lounge, London EC3R

Sat 26 Apr

£10

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Easter Bunny Hunt

Hunt for that most elusive of rabbits – the Easter Bunny – by following the clues and solving the puzzle. If you're lucky, you may also get a special chocolate treat. Kids must be accompanied by an adult and wearing suitable clothing/footwear.

Shorne Woods Country Park, Gravesend

Sun 20 Apr

£5

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Northern Ballet: Three Little Pigs

Children's ballet based on the fairy tale about three little pigs and their house-building efforts. Relaxed performance.

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Fri 30 May

£5 / 023 8071 1811

  • 11:30

Milton Keynes Theatre

Fri 23 May

£5 / 0844 871 7652

New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Fri 26 Sep

£8 / 0844 871 7645

  • 11:30

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The Great Tapestry of Scotland

Potentially the longest tapestry in the world (beating the Kieskamma tapestry in the South African parliament by a cool 23 metres), the artwork has been worked on by people from all across the country since 2012. It tells the story of Scotland's history from the formation of the land in the prehistoric era to the…

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 01224 523700

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 01224 523700

  • 10:00 – 17:00

The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Tue 1 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 2 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 3 Jul

Free / 0800 092 7500

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 62 more dates until 13 Sep

Pride Glasgow

Pride Glasgow returns for 2014 with a 16-day festival of events celebrating LGBT equality including the usual parade and street party, as well as Pride Day which includes a fairground, a community expo, a cabaret stage, marketplace, a youth space, a trans safe space and a great big concert featuring Blue, Heather Peace…

King Street, Glasgow

Sat 19 Jul

£5

An Evening of Movies and Musicals

An evening of movie music featuring Lorna Luft (sister of Liza Minnelli), X Factor winner Joe McElderry and Britain's Got Talent winner Jai McDowell.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Fri 18 Apr

£20–£60 / 0131 629 6003

  • 07:30 – 21:30
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