It is no surprise that the beautiful countryside of Rutland is a nature lover’s dream. Nestled in the heart of England, with its stunning landscapes, rich wildlife and nature-focused events, Rutland is the perfect destination for a day immersed in the great outdoors.

Spring has sprung in Rutland, and with it comes a vibrant calendar of events bursting with something for everyone! With the weather getting warmer many of Rutland’s attractions are launching and there is plenty to do whether it is a lone adventure or out and about with the family.

With Easter just around the corner, Rutland gears up for a festive celebration filled with joy, community spirit, and exciting activities for all ages. Whether you’re a local resident or visiting our charming county for the holiday, there’s no shortage of egg-citing adventures awaiting you. From egg hunts to scenic strolls, here are seven enchanting activities to help you discover what’s on in Rutland this Easter:

Rutland is peppered with no less than 54 picturesque villages, each with its own distinctive character and many of them boasting a fantastic village pub. It would be impossible to do all our villages justice in just one article, so keep looking out for another instalment on here or in our visitor guides. Better still, come to Rutland and explore them for yourself!

Here we take a closer look at local forest remnants, Braunston-in-Rutland, Brooke, Ridlington, Lyddington and Stoke Dry.

As the February half-term break approaches [between 10-25 Feb depending on schools], families in and around Rutland are presented with a fantastic opportunity to explore the scenic beauty and vibrant activities that this picturesque county has to offer. From outdoor adventures to cosy indoor experiences, Rutland provides the perfect backdrop for creating cherished family memories. Let’s delve into some delightful activities to make the most of your family time during this final winter break.

The first sign of spring, the arrival of snowdrops provides the perfect excuse to make plans to get outside this February, take beautiful photographs and explore nature with friends, family and your four legged friends!