30 + Best Easter Family Friendly Events Yorkshire 2022

This post covers all the main Easter events across Yorkshire in 2022. We have included events in all the four counties of Yorkshire – East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire and West Yorkshire.

Many of the following attractions still require you to pre-book and many events sell out quickly so make sure you book as early as you can.

Easter Events East Yorkshire 2022

Burnby Hall Gardens

Event – Magical Springtime A Bit About – Join an exciting adventure in the Gardens as we celebrate this most magical time of the year! Find out how all the garden creatures are preparing for Spring, and help weave some seasonal magic of your own – you may even catch a glimpse of the mystical Mother Nature herself! Outdoor performance walk hosted by larger than life characters. Lasts approx. 45 mins. All children must be accompanied by an adult. FIND OUT MORE

When? 18th April
Address: 33 The Balk, Pocklington, York YO42 2QF

Burton Agnes Hall

Event – Easter at Burton Agnes A Bit About – Children are invited to take part in our Easter egg hunt with a difference. With 25 oversized hand-carved and painted wooden eggs are hidden in the woodland, the task is to find them all. An Easter trail will take you around the magnificent grounds of the Hall, solving clues while exploring the extensive gardens. Once the conundrum has been solved, every child will receive an Easter treat. FIND OUT MORE

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: Rudston Rd, Burton Agnes, Driffield YO25 4NB

Burton Constable Hall

Event – Easter events A Bit About – Trail in the hall – Bunny rabbits are on the loose around our Hall and they’ve gathered up all of our Easter treats – can you help us find them all? Outdoor trail – Our outdoor Easter Trail will take you on an adventure through our Grounds, Stables & Parkland where you will have to follow the clues to find the Easter egg nests! Plus crafts and Easter bonnet competitions on certain days.

When? 11th – 24th April
Address: Skirlaugh, Hull HU11 4LN

Burton Constable Hall

Event – Alice in Wonderland Easter Experience Sneaky Family A Bit About – Alice and friends have escaped from the pages of Lewis Carroll’s marvellous tale, and the enchanted world of Wonderland has mysteriously sprung into the grounds of the Abbey. There’s Alice, Queen of Hearts, Absolem the Caterpillar and of course the Rabbit…will he lead you this way, or that way – who knows! Dress up and join the fun as the much-loved adventure comes to life. There’s an Easter Egg included with every full-paying child ticket, making this the perfect Easter trip out for the whole family.

When? 16th April
Address: Skirlaugh, Hull HU11 4LN

Sewerby Hall and Gardens

Event – Easter magic and face painting A Bit About – Join Mr Bubbles for a fun and exciting Easter-themed magic show for all the family. Magic shows at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm in the Orangery. Face painting by Julie-Marie will be outside face painting 11 am – 4 pm. Visitors are encouraged to pre-book the Magic Shows as places will be limited in the Orangery. To book, please contact the Welcome Centre on (01262) 673769. Standard admission charges apply. FIND OUT MORE

When? 13th, 16th and 20th April
Address: Sewerby, Bridlington YO15 1ED

William’s Den

Event – Eggstravaganza A Bit About – Egg on the kids and join us for some Easter frolics at William’s Egg-stravaganza. Spring will be in the air as well as lots of adventurous fun and games for the whole family to enjoy – here’s a little flavour (hopefully a chocolate one!) of what is in store. William’s Easter Egg-stravaganza includes – ️William’s Easter Show. Meet the Easter Bunny. ️Egg and Spoon Races. ️Chick Handling and ️Easter Garden Egg Hunt. FIND OUT MORE

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: Castle Farm, Wold Hill HU15 2LS

Easter Events North Yorkshire 2022

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, National Trust

Event – Easter Egg Hunt – A Bit About – At the start of your Easter adventures in nature trail, pick up your activity pack to find details of the bespoke adventure to follow at Beningbrough. The cost is £3 per participant and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg at the end. Find and complete up to 10 nature-inspired activities that are hiding along the way.

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, York YO30 1DD

Bolton Abbey

Event – Easter at Bolton Abbey – A Bit About – Our giant bunnies will shortly be awaking from their hibernation to make it to Strid Wood just in time for the Easter holidays! The trail will begin at the Cavendish Shop and lead you up to the Strid. Families are encouraged to follow a different route back to the car park to avoid the green trail becoming overcrowded. Activity sheets will be issued from the car park kiosks on arrival. Tickets must be pre-booked. To attend the event we recommend booking the Riverside car park to join the trail at the beginning. FIND OUT MORE

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: 6EX, B6160, Skipton

Bolton Castle

Event – Easter Events – A Bit About – Throughout the 2 week Easter holidays we are running Easter Trails at Bolton Castle! Easter Trail Leaflet 2022 Two dragon stories that can be downloaded to accompany the Easter trail we are running at the castle. The story of Alfraeda the dragon at Bolton Castle and Alfraeda and the Easter rescue.

When? 9th – 22nd April
Address: Nr Leyburn, North Yorkshire DL8 4ET

Fountains Abbey

Event – Easter Egg Hunts – A Bit About – We’re springing into spring! There are lots to see and do now the days are getting longer. This Easter, join us for an adventure in nature at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal. Discover our family-friendly trail with fun activities for you to do along the way. Complete the trail and earn your chocolate reward at the end. FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 17th April
Address: Fountains, Ripon HG4 3DY

Hesketh Farm Park

Event – Easter – A Bit About – Our annual Easter trail takes place around the farm park, running from 2nd April to 24th April. Join in the fun of searching out the hidden eggs, untangling the letters which reveal the winning word to collect your edible prize.

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Bolton Abbey, Skipton BD23 6HA

Kiplin Hall

Event – Vintage vehicle and machinery rally – A Bit About – Kiplin Hall and Gardens host a selection of privately owned vintage vehicles and machines gathered on lime tree avenue. Talk to the owners of these machines and enjoy the dramatic backdrop of the parklands and hall. An ideal day out for the family on Easter Sunday.

When? 17th April
Address: Richmond DL10 6AT

Lightwater Valley

Event – Easter Holiday Fun – A Bit About – Easter Fun and Frolics include – Dragon egg hunt – Join Ebor, Lightwater’s friendly resident dragon and his mischievous dinosaur friends, as they go on a quest around the park to find the missing magical dragon eggs. Find all the hidden eggs to reveal the mythical word and be in with a chance to win an eggcellent prize. Dragon sing-a-long show – Head over to the Show Barn to join in our daily Dragon Sing-a-long Stage Show! This live interactive show is packed full of family fun and will have you cheering, giggling and dancing in your seat! Easter rave disco and more. FIND OUT MORE

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: North Stainley, Ripon HG4 3HT

Mother Shipton’s Cave

Event – Easter – A Bit About – Follow the Bunny Door Trail and look out for giant eggs, CRACKING photo opportunities and fascinating Easter scenes throughout the beautiful woodland. The park will be transformed, creating an engaging Easter event suitable for all the family. FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Prophecy House, Harrogate Rd, High Bridge, Knaresborough HG5 8DD

Piglets Adventure Farm

Event – Easter – A Bit About – We can’t wait to welcome you and your little piggies back to the farm for lots of Easter Fun this April. There’s so much to discover. From NEW indoor play to lambing live, Magic Hatter show and adorable baby bunnies, there’s plenty to see and do this Easter at Piglets. FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Towthorpe Grange, Towthorpe Moor Ln, Towthorpe, York YO32 9ST

RHS Harlow Carr

Event – Easter Famiily Fun – A Bit About – Hop on down to RHS Garden Harlow Carr this Easter, and discover where the giant painted eggs have been hidden around the garden – perfect for children and adults of all ages. From Good Friday to Easter Monday, the Garden Detectives will also be here to meet and greet you, and if you have found all of the giant eggs, you will get a tasty treat to take home. FIND OUT MORE

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: Crag Ln, Beckwithshaw, Harrogate HG3 1QB

Scampston Walled Garden

Event – Scampston’s Easter Dingbat Trail – A Bit About – Join us at Scampston this Easter for an adventurous Easter-related ‘dingbat’ trail that will take you around the walled garden and parkland! Scampston’s Easter dingbat trail offers an interactive and fun activity for all the family this Easter. Leading you on a quest with an activity sheet, you are tasked to solve all the dingbats that are located at various points around the walled garden and parkland. Complete all the phrases to claim your prize! FIND OUT MORE

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: Scampston, Malton YO17 8NG

Scarborough Castle

Event – Easter Adventure Quest – A Bit About – Join us for a cracking adventure quest at Scarborough Castle this Easter holiday. Explore the site to hunt for clues and challenges, and discover traditional Easter games like egg rolling and the egg and spoon race. Track down the Easter eggs and you’ll be rewarded with a chocolate treat and an adventurer’s certificate. The quest costs just £1.50, which you can pay when you arrive at the site. This is in addition to the normal ticket price. FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Castle Rd, Scarborough YO11 1HY

Stockeld Park

Event – Easter – A Bit About – Easter Bunny meet and greet on the forecourt! Don’t miss our brand new Rainbow Bunny Hunt. Spot our magical giant Easter eggs around Stockeld this Easter! FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Wetherby Rd, Wetherby LS22 4AN

Studfold

Event – Easter Egg and fairy hunt – A Bit About – We have our very special, and popular, annual Easter egg and fairy celebration event. The theme is ‘springtime fairies and their friends’. It’s a day the whole family can enjoy. Pick up a clue sheet and then explore and discover large willow nests, brightly coloured eggs, golden rabbits and the famous Studfold spring fairies and their countryside friends. 

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Studfold Farm, Lofthouse, Harrogate HG3 5SG

Thorton Country Park

Event – Easter Eggstravaganza – A Bit About – This Easter we have an EGGstravaganza event bursting full of Easter fun! Bouncing Bunny appearances at intervals during the day. Easter trail. Magic show. Street Theatre. Outdoor play. Animal Petting plus lots of animals to see and feed. FIND OUT MORE

When? 17th – 18th April
Address: Thornton-in-Craven, Skipton BD23 3TS

Easter Events South Yorkshire 2022

Brodsworth Hall and Gardens

Event – Easter Adventure Quest A Bit About – Join us for a cracking adventure quest at Brodsworth Hall this Easter holiday. Explore the gardens to hunt for clues and challenges, and discover traditional Easter games like egg rolling and the egg and spoon race. Track down the Easter eggs and you’ll be rewarded with a chocolate treat and an adventurer’s certificate. The quest costs just £1.50, which you can pay when you arrive at the site. This is in addition to the normal ticket price. FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Brodsworth, Doncaster DN5 7XJ

Cannon Hall Farm

Event – Spring at Cannon Hall Farm A Bit About – Spring is the favourite time of year at Cannon Hall Farm, where we see the triumph and tragedy of lambing season with daily activity in our roundhouse. Our lambs are due to arrive just in time for the Spring school holidays – so make sure you pay us a visit for the very best chance to see a live birth. FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 24th April
Address: Bark House Ln, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT

Dearne Valley Old Moor RSPB

Event – Spring Craft Fair A Bit About – Join us for Old Moor’s Spring Craft Fair! Explore over 30 stalls of local and handmade crafts and gifts and get stuck into our Easter Egg Hunt. There will also be activities to help you and your family discover Old Moor’s wildlife out on site. The fair will be open 10-3:30pm. The fair is free, so no need to buy a ticket, just come along on the day!

When? 10th April
Address: Old Moor Ln, Wombwell, Bolton upon Dearne, Barnsley S73 0YF

Gullivers Valley

Event – Easter at Gullivers A Bit About – Egg-stra Special Adventures at Yorkshire’s Newest Theme Park Resort. Step into spring with a family day out that’s bursting with rides, attractions and shows. You’ll be joined by our classic characters including Gully Mouse and of course the Easter Bunny. Explore the great outdoors with some thrilling experiences along the way. Check out T-Rex Tower our huge waterslide or ride the Ghostly Galleon pirate ship. FIND OUT MORE

When? Selected dates in April
Address: Mansfield Rd, Sheffield S26 5QW

Longshaw Estate

Event – Easter Egg Hunts A Bit About – Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. Come along and explore the beautiful landscape at Longshaw. The price of the trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg at the end.

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: Sheffield S11 7TZ

National Emergency Services Museum

Event – To the rescue A Bit About – Join us over the Easter weekend as we celebrate the superheroes that keep us safe every day – the men and women of our emergency services. Across four themed days we’ll meet superheroes on land, at sea and in the air, as well as some furry four-legged superheroes.

When? 16th – 18th April
Address: Old Police/Fire Station, W Bar, Sheffield S3 8PT

Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Event – Peter Pan at Yorkshire Wildlife Park A Bit About – Do you believe? Immerse yourself in a truly magical day at Yorkshire Wildlife Park this Easter Holiday with Peter Pan & Friends! With family entertainment, colourful characters, live shows plus lots. Come along and meet Peter Pan, Tinker Bell plus their arch-rival Captain Hook… And while you’re enjoying the magic you can also come face-to-face with the world’s most amazing and beautiful animals!

When? 9th – 11th April
Address:  Hurst Ln, Auckley, Doncaster DN9 3HQ

Easter Events West Yorkshire 2022

East Riddlesden Hall

Event – Easter Egg Hunts A Bit About – Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. Come along and explore the beautiful gardens of East Riddlesden Hall. The price of the trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg at the end.

When? 9th – 24th April
Address: Bradford Rd, Riddlesden, Keighley BD20 5EL

Kirkstall Abbey

Event – Alice in Wonderland Easter Experience Sneaky Family A Bit About – Alice and friends have escaped from the pages of Lewis Carroll’s marvellous tale, and the enchanted world of Wonderland has mysteriously sprung into the grounds of the Abbey. There’s Alice, Queen of Hearts, Absolem the Caterpillar and of course the Rabbit…will he lead you this way, or that way – who knows! Dress up and join the fun as the much-loved adventure comes to life. There’s an Easter Egg included with every full-paying child ticket, making this the perfect Easter trip out for the whole family.

When? 15th April
Address: Abbey Rd, Kirkstall, Leeds LS5 3EH

Nostell Priory

Event – Easter Egg Hunts A Bit About – Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. Come along and explore the beautiful gardens of Nostell. The price of the trail is £3 per child and includes a trail map, pencil and a chocolate egg at the end. FIND OUT MORE

When? 19th – 24th April
Address: Doncaster Road, Nostell, Wragby, Wakefield WF4 1QE

Pigs in the wood

Event – Eco Easter Egg Hunt A Bit About – Hunt around the wood for the eco eggs, games, Tom Tombola, Hot Vegan food, bar, music and of course the pigs!! £3 per person.

When? 17th April
Address: Wakefield Road, Scissett, Huddersfield

Temple Newsam

Event – Easter at Temple Newsam A Bit About – Have an egg-citing day out at Temple Newsam hunting for decorated eggs hidden around the house and farm. Join family crafts on selected dates in the house too. Get creative with clay to make an Easter decoration and take inspiration from the Chinese wallpaper to create your very own gift wrap. Don’t forget to visit our new arrivals at Home Farm during your day out. Our spring time babies are sure to make your heart sing! FIND OUT MORE

When? 2nd – 23rd April
Address: Temple Newsam Rd, Leeds LS15 0AE

Whistlestop Valley Railway

Event – Easter Eggspress A Bit About – Have a cracking time this Easter as you hop aboard Whistlestop Valley’s Easter Eggspress and join the wonderful Wonderland characters from our friends at the Fun Cast Character Company! FIND OUT MORE

When? 15hth – 18th April
Address: Park Mill Way, Clayton West, Huddersfield HD8 9XJ

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