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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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Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Riddle's Court, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

£2–£4 / 0131 220 1232

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

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

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

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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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
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World of Bubbles

Step into a wonderful world of bubble magic and prepare to be amazed… Discover the perfect bubble mixture and design your own bubble wands to create some unexpected and jaw-dropping shapes. Catch a beautiful smoke-filled bubble, stand inside a giant bubble and even turn a round bubble square. All Ages

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

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

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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…and at 34 other places

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

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

Thu 17 Apr

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

  • 09:30 – 16:00

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
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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

Continental Market

Clitheroe Continental Market & Regular market will feature some of the finest artisan products in Europe and Lancashire when the town hosts it first continental market alongside its regular market.

Clitheroe Market

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 01200 443012

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Dunfermline Bruce Festival

Dunfermline, home to the story of Robert the Bruce as well as the legendary king's grave, hosts a weekend of historical activities and re-enactments with a strong family feel.

Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline

Sat 12 Jul

Free / 01383 732226

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Sun 13 Jul

Free / 01383 732226

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Take part in themed activities, including trails and crafts.

National Trust: Wightwick Manor, Wolverhampton

Fri 18 Apr

Children £2.50 plus admission £8.90, child £4.45, family £22.25 / 01902 761400

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Children £2.50 plus admission £8.90, child £4.45, family £22.25 / 01902 761400

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 20 Apr

Children £2.50 plus admission £8.90, child £4.45, family £22.25 / 01902 761400

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Mon 21 Apr

Children £2.50 plus admission £8.90, child £4.45, family £22.25 / 01902 761400

  • 11:00 – 16:00

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

A crime has been committed; can you help us solve it? Become a forensic scientist in our special Crime Scene Investigation workshop. Study the crime scene and decipher the clues left behind by finding fingerprints, identifying soil samples and investigating blood. Can you solve the mystery and help us catch the criminal?

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

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Eggstraordinary Rock Climbing for Easter

School holiday rock climbing sessions including taster sessions, a day camp, family hours and more.

The Glasgow Climbing Centre

Wed 16 Apr

Prices vary / 0141 427 9550

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Thu 17 Apr

Prices vary / 0141 427 9550

  • 11:00 – 20:00

Fri 18 Apr

Prices vary / 0141 427 9550

  • 11:00 – 20:00
…and 35 more dates until 23 May

Geocache Challenge

Choose from two levels of challenge, one round Lower Brockhampton and another around the wider estate. Follow the high-tech challenge and discover caches and treasures along the way.

National Trust: Brockhampton Estate, Bringsty, Worcester

Thu 17 Apr

Free, plus admission £5.90, child £2.95, family £14.75 / 01885 488099

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Fri 18 Apr

Free, plus admission £5.90, child £2.95, family £14.75 / 01885 488099

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 19 Apr

Free, plus admission £5.90, child £2.95, family £14.75 / 01885 488099

  • 11:00 – 16:00
…and 197 more dates until 2 Nov

Drop in Puppet Making and Homebaking Cafe Day

Take advantage of the cafe while the kids colour, cut and create a puppet.

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre, Glasgow

Thu 17 Apr

£1.50–£2.50 / 0141 339 6185

  • 10:30 – 16:30

Fri 18 Apr

£1.50–£2.50 / 0141 339 6185

  • 10:30 – 16:30

Easter Eggsplorers

A trail around the garden to find chocolate treats.

National Trust: Fyne Court, Bridgwater

Sat 19 Apr

Children £2 plus admission charges / 01823 451587

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Living Lights

Living Lights photographic exhibition reveals how emission of light by living organisms is used for a variety of reasons, including fireflies who use periodic flashing to attract mates; dinoflagellates that make the sea sparkle at night; anglerfish whose bioluminescent lures attract prey and squid that expel luminescent…

The Mound, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Sat 19 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Sun 20 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

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MadLab

MadLab is an interactive electronics workshop with specially designed circuit board kits available for all ages and abilities. Learn the secrets of soldering then use your skills to assemble your very own gadget. Join a team with friends and bring your own old toys or gadgets to create a unique machine in MadLab Plus. 7+

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Thu 17 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Fri 18 Apr

Free / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Science Festival.

Cadbury Easter Egg Trails

Follow either the shorter or longer route and look for painted Easter eggs.

National Trust: Longshaw Estate, Sheffield

Fri 18 Apr

£3 / 01433 631708

  • 10:30 – 15:30

Sat 19 Apr

£3 / 01433 631708

  • 10:30 – 15:30

Sun 20 Apr

£3 / 01433 631708

  • 10:30 – 15:30

Mon 21 Apr

£3 / 01433 631708

  • 10:30 – 15:30

Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Erth's Dinosaur Zoo brings its Jurassic creations to Scotland with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 19 Nov

£12.50–£15 ( £10) / 01892 530613

  • 10:30

Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

Sat 22 Nov

Phone for prices / 023 8071 1811

  • 10:00
  • 12:00

Sun 23 Nov

Phone for prices / 023 8071 1811

  • 11:00

Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Sat 26 Apr

£12.50–£15 adv booking required / 01206 573948

  • 11:00

Sun 27 Apr

£12.50–£15 adv booking required / 01206 573948

  • 11:00

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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

Easter Egg Hunt

Follow the Easter trail around the garden to find the hidden clues and receive a treat to take home.

Croxteth Hall And Country Park, Liverpool

Thu 17 Apr

Phone for prices / 0151 233 6910

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Fri 18 Apr

Phone for prices / 0151 233 6910

  • 10:30 – 17:00

Sat 19 Apr

Phone for prices / 0151 233 6910

  • 10:30 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 21 Apr

Langdon Visitors Centre, Basildon

Sun 20 Apr

£6 per child, adv booking required / 01268 419103

  • 10:00 – 15:00

National Trust: Overbecks Museum And Garden, Sharpitor, Salcombe

Sun 20 Apr

Children £3 / 01548 842893

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Mon 21 Apr

Children £3 / 01548 842893

  • 11:00 – 17:00

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