Lots to see and do over Easter weekend and during the Easter Holidays!
Easter Quiz for kids around Etal village on Easter Sunday & Monday – pick up quiz sheets from the Lavender Tearooms and return completed to win a Cream Egg. Lavender Tearooms & Shop decorated in a Mad Hatter’s theme, with staff in costume on Easter Sunday and Monday and Easter treats in the Tearoom.
Pop-up Market in Etal Village Hall, Easter Sunday 11am-3pm.
Etal Castle - kids’ quiz around the castle with chocolate treats for completed quizzes (admission charges apply).
Heatherslaw Light Railway - Railway passengers’ bunny hunt on Easter Sunday and Monday (admission charges apply). Mad Hatter’s Tea Party display and ticket office decorated in Easter theme. Bric-a-brac table (Easter Monday) in aid of Air Ambulance. Enjoy a visit from the Easter Bunny on Easter Sunday, with chocolate treats for children.
Heatherslaw Cornmill, Gift Shop and Visitor Centre - Mad Hatter theme and staff in costume, Easter Sunday and Monday; also Easter Quiz for kids around the site (outdoors ) with chocolate treats as prizes. Every Monday – Wednesday between 3rd and 19th April make and bake hot cross buns in the Mill (admission charges apply; pre-booking required).
Hay Farm Heavy Horse Centre - Easter Farmers’ Market, Easter Sunday and Monday 10am-4pm. Demonstrations over the weekend – may include traditional horse dress, driving and working. visit www.hayfarmheavies.co.uk for more information . Kids competition - best decorated egg - to be judged 2pm on Monday.
Lady Waterford Hall - Easter Crafts including egg painting, bookmark cross stitching, Easter colouring pictures, Easter card making, Easter activity sheets (Good Friday 14th April-Friday21st April inclusive)
The Estate House in Ford - Easter Quiz for kids in the gardens, Easter Sunday and Monday – chocolate treats as prizes