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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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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

Heritage Transport Show Featuring South East Bus Festival

Large displays of vintage vehicles with trade stands and autojumble sections.

Kent Showground, Maidstone

Sat 28 Mar

£8 (£5) / 01622 630975

Jurassic Adventures

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

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 31 Mar

£16 (£14) / 020 8561 8371

Cinderella: The Exhibition

Original costumes designed by Sandy Powell and props from Disney's new live action film of the classic fairytale directed by Kenneth Branagh, including Cinderella's glass slipper, which was made from a solid Swarovski crystal with 221 facets in a light-reflecting Crystal Blue Aurora Borealis coating.

Leicester Square, London WC2H

Sat 28 Mar

Free, ticketed, adv booking recommended at www.ticketmaster.co.uk

Sun 29 Mar

Free, ticketed, adv booking recommended at www.ticketmaster.co.uk

Mon 30 Mar

Free, ticketed, adv booking recommended at www.ticketmaster.co.uk

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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

Amazing Bubble Man

Bubbles, people in bubbles, square bubbles, round bubbles. Basically all your bubble needs.

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Sat 4 Apr

£12.50 (Children £10; £40) / 01284 758000

Artsdepot, London N12

Tue 31 Mar

£12 (£10) / 020 8369 5454

Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Fri 10 Apr

£12 / 02476 553055

Sat 11 Apr

£12 / 02476 553055

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The Gruffalo Experience

Embark on a fun and interactive journey into the deep dark wood to meet the Gruffalo and other characters from the world famous children's picture book at Meadowhall Sheffield.

Meadowhall Showground, Sheffield

Sat 28 Mar

£7.50

Sun 29 Mar

£7.50

Mon 30 Mar

£7.50

…and 13 more dates until 12 Apr

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

Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

Scamp Theatre bring Julia Donaldson’s popular picture book to life in this engaging family show.

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Tue 19 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Wed 20 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Thu 21 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Hertford Theatre

Sun 21 Jun

Phone for prices / 01992 531500

The Lowry, Salford

Thu 28 May

Quays

£13.50 / 08432 086000

Sat 30 May

Quays

£13.50 / 08432 086000

Sun 31 May

Quays

£13.50 / 08432 086000

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Carlton Railway Society - Model Railway Show

The Club holds its annual one-day exhibition featuring a number of layouts, specialist traders, modelling demonstrations and refreshments.

The Courtyard, Goole

Sat 28 Mar

£5 (£4; £10) / 01405 837 100

Celeste's Circus

Following Celeste under the big top as her cast of endearing animals emerge one by one. A charming and engaging first trip to the circus especially for very young children (0–5 years).

Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy

Wed 8 Apr

£6.60 (£4.50; Children £4.50) / 01592 583302

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

£6.50 (£4.50; Children £4.50) / 01592 583302

Comar, Isle of Mull

Wed 15 Apr

£4 (Children £2) / 01688 302211

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

Harbour Arts Centre, Irvine

Wed 1 Apr

Adults/ Children: £2 / 01294 274059

Part of Puppet Animation Festival.

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Easter Bunny Hunt

A nature-themed Easter bunny hunt. Use the instructions to locate all the rabbits hiding in Todd's Well wood and collect a chocolate prize. Arrive by 1.30pm to ensure you have time to find all the bunnies. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Provanhall House, Glasgow

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0141 287 6776

Kids Expo – Informative Family Fun Day

A day of advice and shopping for you with fun for the kids, including performances, an Easter Egg Hunt and Teddy Bears Picnic.

Inverness Leisure

Sat 28 Mar

£2 / 01463 667500

Toddler Time

  • 30 min

A 30-minute film or series of shorts that have been specially selected for the wee ones. Shown every Tuesday.

Arts Picturehouse, Cambridge

Mon 30 Mar

0871 902 5720

Wed 1 Apr

0871 902 5720

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Mon 30 Mar

0871 902 5723

Cinema City, Norwich

Tue 31 Mar

0871 902 5724

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Disney on Ice: Magical Ice Festival

A colourful and exciting ice show featuring characters from Frozen, Tangled, The Little Mermaid and more.

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Sat 9 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

Sun 10 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 412 4624

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Fri 15 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

Sat 16 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

Sun 17 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 248 1585

LG Arena, Birmingham

Fri 3 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 338 8000

Sat 4 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 338 8000

Sun 5 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 338 8000

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Glasgow Vet School Rodeo

A day of animal-based fun. The event is organised by Glasgow veterinary students with monies raised going to charity.

Garscube Estate, Glasgow

Sat 18 Apr

£7 (£3; Family £15; under 3s free)

Easter at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Solve puzzles to find the sparkly eggs hidden in the palace grounds and make an Easter card to take home.

Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Apr

£11.60; under 5s free (Seniors £10.60; Students free; Children £7; Family £32.30) / 0131 556 5100

Sun 5 Apr

£11.60; under 5s free (Seniors £10.60; Students free; Children £7; Family £32.30) / 0131 556 5100

Mon 6 Apr

£11.60; under 5s free (Seniors £10.60; Students free; Children £7; Family £32.30) / 0131 556 5100

…and 14 more dates until 20 Apr

May Day Celebration

A family fun day out, May Pole Dancing for all ages! family fun dog show, Crafts for all!

Sulgrave Manor, Banbury

Mon 4 May

£4 (Children £2; £10) / 01295 760205

Bella Festa Children's Workshops (Ages 8-11)

Children's arts activities linked to Commedia Dell'Arte and Monteverdi's madrigals, such as making masks and creating stories.

Ulster Museum, Belfast

Fri 10 Apr

Children £15 adv booking essential / 0845 608 0000

Sat 11 Apr

Children £15 adv booking essential / 0845 608 0000

Sun 12 Apr

Children £15 adv booking essential / 0845 608 0000

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Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

  • Directed by: Richard Lewis
  • Written by: Mani Svavarsson (music)

Richard Lewis' adaptation of the award-winning television animation set in a miniature world of fairies, elves and insects. The production features original music by Mani Svavarsson, with original lyrics by Matt Lewis.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Sat 6 Jun

£16.50 / 020 8561 8371

Sun 7 Jun

£16.50 / 020 8561 8371

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Sun 28 Jun

£15.50 / 01223 357851

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Sun 26 Jul

£14.50–£16.50 / 08441 717620

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Cheeki Monkeys Baby and Children’s Market

A pop-up baby and children's market, full of pre-loved goods.

North Hykeham Memorial Hall, Lincoln

Sat 2 May

£1 (Children free)

Paddington Green Campus, London W2

Sat 28 Mar

£2 for the first half hour; £1 afterwards (Children free)

The Palace Community Centre, Ibstock

Sun 19 Apr

£1 (Children free) / 01530 267303

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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

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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Drama Games with Mela … In Greek

Drama games with Greek mythology and legends.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 555 7100

Sat 4 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 555 7100

Sat 11 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 555 7100

…and 11 more dates until 27 Jun back to top