Hop into action this Easter in and around Rutland!

With Easter just around the corner, here’s a few suggestions that the whole family can enjoy!

Easter at Oakham Castle!

Head down to Oakham Castle 10th April between 11am and 4pm for a fun-packed day! There will be an Easter Egg Hunt, Egg & Spoon races, live music, a visit from the Easter Bunny, food and drink stalls plus much more!

Perfect for younger children

Opportunities to buy food and drink

Easter Egg hunt!


Briarwood Glamping’s Easter Eggstravaganza

Enjoy Easter arts & crafts and an eggcellent egg hunt at Briarwood Glamping and get the chance to meet Briar Belle and Pixie Pete on an enchanted fairy trail from 9th – 30th April!

Something to do for all ages

Easter Egg hunt!

Why not make an Easter break of the event with 20% off all bookings throughout April, use code: EASTER22


Easter Activity Trail at Belvoir Castle

Celebrate Spring by solving Easter activity puzzles, visiting the Easter Bunny, going on an outdoor trial and claiming a chocolatey prize! This is all taking place at Belvoir Castle 1st – 24th April.

Dairy free alternatives available

Easter Activity Trail worksheet and Easter egg included in a child’s Garden Entry Ticket. Under 4s go for free.

Gift shop available

Dogs welcome


Easter Fun at Rockingham Castle

Join Rockingham Castle Easter Weekend for lots of Easter Fun! There will be plenty of Egg-citement at Rockingham Castle as the Castle & Gardens opens this Easter Bank Holiday. Enjoy an Easter Trial, a visit from Billy the Bunny, and delicious refreshments.

Easter Eggs upon completion of the Easter Trial

Perfect for younger children

Perfect views for a picnic

Castle open throughout the day


Easter at Barnsdale Gardens

If you’ve left it too late to prepare your own Easter Egg Hunt, head down to Barnsdale Gardens where there will be Kids’ Easter hunts taking place everyday from 15th – 22nd April! Come for a fun-filled family weekend, hunting through the Gardens to collect the elusive Easter egg clues. Collect all the clues and each child will receive a chocolatey Easter treat.

Something for every member of the family

Easter Egg Hunt!

Chocolatey Easter treats


Pop-up Market: Easter Special

The Engine Yard at Belvoir Castle will be celebrating Easter Weekend with a Pop-up Market. Browse a wide range of stalls; from fresh flowers, to foodie delights, gifts and crafts! The Pop-up Market will be open 10am-4pm across Easter Weekend.

Perfect for older family members

Appreciate local businesses

Opportunity to purchase, food and gifts


Rocks by Rail Easter Open Day

Head down to Rocks by Rail this Easter Sunday and have fun taking part in the Easter Bunny Hunt. There will also be the opportunity to take a trip on The Rutlander train!

Perfect day out for the kids

Easter Hunt

Something for train enthusiasts!


Easter Egg Hunt at Burghley

The ever popular Burghley Easter Egg Hunt returns on Easter Sunday. Bring the family and join in the fun as you hunt down the clues in the Sculpture Garden – solve the riddle to claim a full-size Easter egg from the Easter Bunny!

Easter Egg Hunt!

A chance to take in the beauty of the Sculpture Garden

Perfect day out for the kids


Easter Craft Workshops at Burghley

Join the Education team in the Sculpture Garden Classroom as they carefully teach you how to create your very own Easter Crafts to take home. There is a different theme for each week! Workshops take place from Monday 4th – Friday 14th April (excluding Good Friday & Weekends).

Admission free with a House & Gardens or Gardens Only ticket.

Perfect for children of all ages

Create things to take back home!

Sacrewell’s Eggstravagansa

Enjoy a whole host of Easter-themed games including an Easter Egg Hunt, egg and spoon race, and an egg shy. There will also be the chance to meet the Easter Bunny and to ride the Easter Tractor Trail! There will also be the opportunity to get crafty with Easter themed crafts.

Something for all ages

A fun-packed day

Meet the Easter Bunny!