School Holiday & Seasonal Events in and around Leeds North Leeds

Easter Bank Holiday Weekend Activities, Community Egg Hunts and Local Easter Trails in Leeds

Easter Weekend 29th March- 1st April 2024.  Easter Trails and Egg Hunts on Good Friday, Easter Saturday, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.

Look here for all Easter Activities over the School Holidays.



Enjoy a fantastic family day out during the Easter holidays at Castle Howard. Take part in the Easter Animal Trail for children, and embark on an animal adventure around the Gardens; step into the magnificent House which reopens on the 29th March; and indulge in seasonal delights and Easter treats in our cafes and shops.

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Harewood this Easter

Rainbow Rabbit Easter trail offers delights for all the family including surprise ToyChoc Boxes from PLAYinCHOC

March 23rd to April 7th, from 10am until dusk

This Easter, Harewood House in Leeds invites children to embark on an egg-citing Spring adventure like no other with the launch of its Rainbow Rabbit Race.

From 23rd March to 7th April, families can take part in a world of colourful fun, discovery and chocolate surprises. They will be hunting for beautiful, large painted eggs around the delightful lakeside and have the opportunity to participate in a range of thrilling challenges at the Rainbow Rabbit Arena – from hopscotch and hula-hooping to lively bunny races.

Don’t miss out on the Easter fun! Join in at Harewood House from March 23rd to April 7th, open from 10 am until dusk, for the Rainbow Rabbit Easter Trail. Admission charges apply.

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Easter at William’s Den

Easter Adventures at William’s Den, runs 23rd March to 7th April 2024. Includes:

  • William’s Easter Show is back by popular demand, with a brand new performance.
  • Hunt for hidden surprises in our Easter Garden
  • Experience the joy of holding our cute chicks
  • FREE Chocolate gift for all Children (not including babies)
  • Biscuit decorating, children can unleash your creativity on our scrumptious homemade treats
  • Bounce and boogie with us in our daily disco, Bunny Bop
  • Meet The Easter Bunny and mascot William
  • Hang out and have fun with our Play Pioneers
  • Look blooming lovely with a Petal Globe photo opportunity*
  • Take away a new friend that you’ve built yourself!*


Looking for a fun-filled Easter holiday event for the whole family? Look no further than Beetle Bank Farm! With a range of exciting activities happening throughout the event, there’s plenty to keep everyone entertained.

Join the feathery fun on Wednesday 27th March and Wednesday 3rd April with Gosling Raptors, where you can get up close and personal with some beautiful owls.

For those who love rugby, Rugby Tots will be there for one day only on Thursday 28th of March, or take part in some football fun with Speed Test UK on Monday 25th March and Monday 1st April.

Unleash your artistic side with our fun range of Easter crafts, including painting your pot and planting a sunflower, making a hatching Easter chick, designing and drawing your own Easter egg, and even creating your own Easter bonnet! And for those who love animals, there’s plenty to see and do, from feeding our adorable lambs to taking a wander around the farm with some of our walkable animals.

Don’t forget to take part in our wildlife quiz, Easter word hunt, and Easter games, where you can burn off that Easter energy with egg and spoon races, sack races, and more!

Book your tickets through our website today for an Eggtastic time!

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Our ever popular Easter Egg-Styravaganza Egg hunt will get your little piggies running around to solve the puzzles and find out where the eggs are!  We have two hunts one for the under 7’s and one for the over 7’s and everyone gets a prize!   Take the Tractor and Trailer Ride to the Indoor Play Barn where we are now serving hot food and delicious coffee!

Lambing Live is in full swing with lots more Mummy sheep about the give birth – if you are lucky you can see them being born! We also have lots of new born lambs that need bottle feeding every day, so come and help us at our daily sessions!

Our beautiful beach has re-opened the best place to relax whilst watching your children play in the sand and water play.  Rent a beach hut for a special treat!

We’ve got the perfect pit stop for you and your little piggies during your day of play! Try a delicious sourdough Pizza, treat yourself to a yummy Ice Cream or enjoy a jacket potato or our famous curly fries which make the perfect snack!

Bo Peep’s Panto “She’s Lost The Flock…Again” is showing daily, can The Grand Old Duke Of York help her find our lost lambs?! and of course we have all of our wonderful animals on the farmyard trail!

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Easter Egg Hunt, Saturday 23 March – Sunday 7 April, 10am – 4pm.

Make your way along the Easter adventure trail and find activities for the whole family. Come along and explore the beautiful gardens and historic abbey ruins of Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal.

Who’ll get the top score at welly wanging? Can you weave your way through the rope web? How many sticks, twigs and feathers will you gather to help us build our giant egg nest?

Prices are £3 per trail which includes an Easter trail sheet, bunny ears and dairy or vegan and Free From* chocolate egg.

*Suitable for people with milk, egg, gluten, peanut and tree nut allergies. The National Trust wants to contribute to a better world for people and nature. That is why we source our cocoa responsibly by buying from Rainforest Alliance Certified farms.

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Easter Wonderland at Mother Shipton’s

Saturday 23rd March to Sunday 14th April 2024

This Easter, EVERY BUNNY is invited to join us for an unforgettable Springtime adventure in our whimsical woodland WONDERLAND!

Hop along to explore our Easter Bunny Tipi Trail where CRACKING surprises are waiting to be found.

Follow the clues to discover EGG-stravagant Easter scenes – some inspired by the enchanting tale of Alice in Wonderland!

Immerse yourself in delightful Easter Stories with Daisy Maisy the Storyteller and plant your very own seeds of Spring with Tumbleweed the Gardener.

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23 March- 14 April

Easter Entertainment for the Whole Family

If you want endless family fun and adventure with a little “EGGSTRA” magic, then come and join us at Stockeld Park this Easter.

We are proud to offer some of the most popular events in Yorkshire, sure to “EGGCITE” you and your family this Easter holiday.

So there’s no reason to SCRAMBLE around for something to do this Easter – HATCH a plan and join us at Stockeld Park.

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Abbey House Museum Easter Fun

Abbey House Bunny Fun

29 March – 14 Apr

Bunnies have taken over Abbey House Museum this Easter holidays! There will be grocer bunnies weighing carrots, bunny barmaids pulling pints, snow bunnies and some famous faces like Peter Rabbit. There will be a bunny counting competition, our usual range of fun trails and scavenger hunts plus a range of crafts in our Education room.

Drop in, no need to book. Included in museum admission.