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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.

Devil's Dyke, Brighton

Sat 4 Apr

£3 / 0844 567 0635

Sun 5 Apr

£3 / 0844 567 0635

Mon 6 Apr

£3 / 0844 567 0635

Fenton House, London NW3

Fri 3 Apr

£3 plus admission £6.50, child £3, family £16 / 020 7435 3471

Sat 4 Apr

£3 plus admission £6.50, child £3, family £16 / 020 7435 3471

Sun 5 Apr

£3 plus admission £6.50, child £3, family £16 / 020 7435 3471

Mon 6 Apr

£3 plus admission £6.50, child £3, family £16 / 020 7435 3471

Fountains Abbey, Ripon

Fri 3 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £11, child £5.50, family £27.50 / 01765 608 888

Sat 4 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £11, child £5.50, family £27.50 / 01765 608 888

Sun 5 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £11, child £5.50, family £27.50 / 01765 608 888

Mon 6 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £11, child £5.50, family £27.50 / 01765 608 888

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Jurassic Adventures

Fun family show about dinosaurs and the people that study them.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 31 Mar

£16 (£14) / 020 8561 8371

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Fri 27 Mar

£14–£18 / 02392 828282

Inflatable Fun City

Yes, it is exactly as it sounds – a whole load of inflatable objects for wee ones to jump around on, with everything from bouncy castles to slides. Bad news for grown ups though, it's only for ages 2–12.

Glasgow Green

Fri 3 Apr

£7.99

Sat 4 Apr

£7.99

Sun 5 Apr

£7.99

…and 14 more dates until 19 Apr

Scottish Tattoo Convention

Body art lovers of the world unite and take over. Attracting artists from across the globe to get their jaggy paintbrushes all over your body, there's also music, burlesque, competitions, merch and the chance to just mingle with other lovers of the art.

Corn Exchange, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar

£20 per day; £30 for a weekend ticket / 0131 477 3500

Sun 29 Mar

£20 per day; £30 for a weekend ticket / 0131 477 3500

The Norwich Gaming Festival 2015

An opportunity to browse and sample games, talks, workshops, screens, creative opportunities, new releases and, the popular Retro Arcade.

The Forum, Norwich

Mon 6 Apr

Free / 01603 727950

Tue 7 Apr

Free / 01603 727950

Wed 8 Apr

Free / 01603 727950

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The Northern Angling Show

Specialist attractions including rig and bait clinics, talks and visual shows and a budget shopping area.

EventCity, Manchester

Sat 28 Mar

£15 adv booking required (£12 adv booking required; Children £5 adv booking required) / 0161 870 9800

Sun 29 Mar

£15 adv booking required (£12 adv booking required; Children £5 adv booking required) / 0161 870 9800

Out of the Blue Flea Market

Bargain buys including furniture, clothes, music, bric-a-brac and more.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 30 May

Free / 0131 555 7100

…and 6 more dates until 28 Nov

Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt

Hop around on the trail of Lindt Gold Bunny. Follow the clues to lead you to the chocolatey treat.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 28 Mar

Free once inside the garden / 0845 260 9000

Sun 29 Mar

Free once inside the garden / 0845 260 9000

Mon 30 Mar

Free once inside the garden / 0845 260 9000

…and 13 more dates until 12 Apr

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar

Pick up a trail map from the John Hope Gateway reception desk

Free / 0131 248 2909

Sun 29 Mar

Pick up a trail map from the John Hope Gateway reception desk

Free / 0131 248 2909

Mon 30 Mar

Pick up a trail map from the John Hope Gateway reception desk

Free / 0131 248 2909

…and 7 more dates until 6 Apr

Science and Magic of Light the Universe and Everything

A tour of our universe with eminent scientists and a professional magician.

University of Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 0131 650 1000

Easter Fun Day

Annual Easter celebrations featuring an equestrain stunt show, falconry display, climbing wall, archery range, sports taster sessions, Horne's Funfair and the Radio Tay Roadshow.

Camperdown Country Park, Dundee

Sun 5 Apr

Free

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Old Town Street Food Festival

Edinburgh gets on the street food train in a big way with a multi-vendor street food festival. Get your paws on a range of delish dishes as you jam out to over 20 acts, including the Holy Ghosts, Crash Club, Acrylic, Indigo Velvet and Have Mercy Las Vegas.

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 622 6802

Sun 3 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 622 6802

Sun 24 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 622 6802

Bohemian Bazaar!

Handmade crafts, curios, giftware, psychic readings, holistic therapies, talks and demos, with a complimentary glass of mead on arrival and a chance to win a free stall for a day.

The Grand Pavilion, Matlock Bath

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 01629 583834

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 01629 583834

Vintage Newbiggin: Easter by the Sea

A three day vintage festival held in the Victorian seaside village of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea. Featuring a swing jazz ball, vintage market, motor display, pop-up museum, walks music and more.

Newbiggin Town Centre, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

Sat 4 Apr

Prices vary

Sun 5 Apr

Prices vary

Mon 6 Apr

Prices vary

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

Craft, vintage, retro and handmade goods for sale at over 150 stalls.

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 28 Mar

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

Sat 25 Apr

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

Sat 30 May

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

…and 6 more dates until 28 Nov

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Sat 24 Oct

£17–£26 / 0871 945 6000

Sun 25 Oct

£17–£26 / 0871 945 6000

Fri 30 Oct

£17–£26 / 0871 945 6000

…and 2 more dates until 1 Nov

Braehead Arena, Glasgow

Sat 26 Sep

£16–£41 / 0844 499 1700

Sun 27 Sep

£16–£41 / 0844 499 1700

Sat 3 Oct

£16–£41 / 0844 499 1700

Sun 4 Oct

£16–£41 / 0844 499 1700

Manchester Arena

Sat 17 Oct

£16–£41 / 0844 847 8000

Sun 18 Oct

£16–£41 / 0844 847 8000

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Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 140 real ales, ciders and craft beers from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, whisky, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 2 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

Fri 3 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

Sat 4 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

…and 8 more dates until 12 Apr

The Vintage Wedding Show

A wedding show for brides and grooms who are looking to add a quirky edge to their big day.

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh: The Caledonian

Sun 29 Mar

£5 / 0131 222 8888

Activator Adventure Holiday Camp

Week-long holiday camps for primary school kids featuring a whole host of adventurous activities including climbing, abseiling, archery, bush skills, scavenger hunts, nature trails, games and arts & crafts (activities are location-dependent).

Ainslie Park Leisure Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Apr

£33.75 per day; £135 for full week / 0131 551 2400

Tue 7 Apr

£33.75 per day; £135 for full week / 0131 551 2400

Wed 8 Apr

£33.75 per day; £135 for full week / 0131 551 2400

…and 37 more dates until 14 Aug

Craiglockhart Tennis & Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Apr

£42.50 per day; £170 for full week / 0131 444 1984

Tue 7 Apr

£42.50 per day; £170 for full week / 0131 444 1984

Wed 8 Apr

£42.50 per day; £170 for full week / 0131 444 1984

…and 47 more dates until 16 Oct

Drumbrae Leisure Centre, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Apr

£33.75 per day; £135 for full week / 0131 312 7957

Tue 7 Apr

£33.75 per day; £135 for full week / 0131 312 7957

Wed 8 Apr

£33.75 per day; £135 for full week / 0131 312 7957

…and 47 more dates until 16 Oct

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St Oswald's Car Boot Sale

Sell your wares or pick up a bargain at this car boot sale.

St Oswald’s Hospice, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 28 Mar

£0.50 / 0191 246 8126

Sat 25 Apr

£0.50 / 0191 246 8126

Sat 30 May

£0.50 / 0191 246 8126

…and 5 more dates until 31 Oct

Bohemia Arts Craft Vintage and Design Summer Fair

Handmade art, crafts, vintage items, upcycled furniture and goodies from local makers. Onsite Summer Cafe serving delicious home bakes, Artisan breads, gourmet coffees/ teas and hand blended hot chocolate. Email nottycherub@gmail.com to book a stall. Please do not contact the venue.

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free

Sat 25 Jul

Free

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Bury St Edmunds Rock Choir

The local Bury St Edmunds choir is run by singer/pianist Daniel Ribbits. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart-topping singers, and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they could do - from supporting national charities…

Priory School, Bury St Edmunds

Sat 28 Mar

Main Hall

£25 a month, free taster / 01284 761934

Sat 25 Apr

Main Hall

£25 a month, free taster / 01284 761934

Sat 2 May

Main Hall

£25 a month, free taster / 01284 761934

…and 8 more dates until 4 Jul

Narrative Drawing Masterclass

Masterclass in narrative drawing led by artist Penny Sharp.

House for an Art Lover, Glasgow

Sat 28 Mar

ARTPARK Pavilion

£125 including all materials, equipment, refreshments & light lunch / 0141 353 4776/4770

Sun 29 Mar

ARTPARK Pavilion

£125 including all materials, equipment, refreshments & light lunch / 0141 353 4776/4770

Church Tower Abseil

If you've got a head for heights why not abseil off the iconic St John's Church on Edinburgh's busiest shopping street. Raise funds for the Church's building development project or a charity of your choice.

St John's Episcopal Church, Edinburgh

Sat 2 May

£50 for those raising money for St John's; £100 for those raising money for another charity / 0131 221 2271

Comedy Club 4 Kids

  • 4 stars

Top comedians play to the toughest crowd: kids. And they have to keep it clean.

Artsdepot, London N12

Sun 17 May

Studio Theatre

£7 / 020 8369 5454

Greenwich Theatre, London SE10

Mon 30 Mar

£12.50 (Children £7.50) / 020 8858 7755

Edinburgh Comic Con

Comics, cosplay and a whole host of talent and traders at this event, which is now in its second year. Guests include Ryan Browne, Tanya Roberts, Dan McDaid and Iain Laurie.

Potterrow, Edinburgh

Sat 11 Apr

Prices vary / 0131 650 4673

Sun 12 Apr

Prices vary / 0131 650 4673

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