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Things To Do In Cheshire This Easter 2024

29 Jan 2024

Discover Things to do and what’s on in Cheshire this Easter for families and kids near you in 2024 . 


Easter weekend this year will be early and will run from the 29th March to 1st of April 2024 and most schools will be off the week the two weeks after.

You will be glad to hear that lots of Easter events are back in Cheshire for 2024 and you will not need to look any further for ‘Things To in Easter Near Me’ with our list of what’s on right across Cheshire.

From Easter Egg Hunts, Easter Fun Days, pantomimes, fun trails and lots more you will discover what’s on across Chester, Northwich, Wilmslow, Warrington and right across Cheshire.

We will be continually updating and adding more events, ideas and things to do this Easter in Cheshire this Easter. 

Outdoors Easter Events in Cheshire

Fingers crossed we will be greeted with nice Spring weather over the Easter holidays. There are some great events this Easter to keep kids of all ages entertained and to get some fresh air. 

From Lambing Weeks, big Easter Extravaganzas, scarecrow trails and lots more.

Here are our top picks for Outdoor Easter Events across East Cheshire, West Cheshire, Chester and right across the area. 

Easter at Tatton Park

Easter at Tatton Park - Credit Tatton Park
Credit Tatton Park

Friday 29th March to Sunday 14th April 2023

Tatton Park has some fun events on over the Easter holidays.

Go on the hunt at the Shaun The Sheep Trail in the gardens and discover all about spring babies during Tatton Park’s Lambing Week

Discover More >>> Easter Events at Tatton Park

Totally Roarsome, Arley Hall – To Be Confirmed 

Totally Roarsome dinosaur with two children

Enjoy a Roarsome Adventure this Easter.

Go on the hunt for dinosaurs, animals of all kinds, unicorns, pirates dragons and more in a fun trail this Easter.

The trail is running on set days between 1st and 10th April 2023. 

Details and how to book Totally Roarsome here.

Indoor Easter Events In Manchester 2024 

We all know we can’t rely on the British Weather and as Easter is early this year there is a good chance we will see a rainy day or two.

However, there are lots of great indoor events over the Easter holidays. 

Easter Eggstravaganza at Castaway Play, Congleton 

Bunnys at Easter Castaway Play
Credit – Castaway Play

Friday 29th March to Friday 5th April 2024

Enjoy an Easter Eggstravaganza at Castaway Play

There will be a Mega Easter Egg Hunt, a meet and greet with Peter Rabbit, LillyBob Tail and Alice in Wonderland, plant our own carrots, crafts and animal handling. 

All activities are included in entry which costs:

  • £3.50 for 4 to 11-month-olds (play only)
  • £15.95 for 1 to 10-year-olds (all activities)
  • £2.95 for adults 
  • £34.99 for a family – 2 adults and 2 children (all activities) 

There is also a £1.50 booking fee

JDL Easter Fun Day, Mecure Chester Abbots Well Hotel 

Easter Fun Day Chester Mecure

Sunday 31st March 2024 

Enjoy an Easter Fun Day in Chester on Easter Sunday.

This family event will feature a circus academy, meet and greet Dottie The Pony, Wizard Workshops, Easter Egg Hunt, Meet The Easter Bunny, face painting and glitter tattoos and easter crafts. 

There will also be over 30 stalls, and a live singer. 

Entry will be free with a small charge for some activities. The event will run from 11.00 am to 3.30 pm. 

Easter Egg Hunts In Cheshire

Cockfields Easter baby animals

No Easter holiday would be complete without a traditional Easter Egg Hunt or trail. 

We have been on the lookout for the best places to go on the hunt right across Cheshire 

Read More >>> Easter Egg Hunts around Cheshire

Easter Pantomime and Shows in Cheshire for 2024

Treat the kids to a fun show this Easter. 

There is something on for all ages and tastes from circus shows, big and small pantos, stage shows aimed at children and lots more. 

Here’s a list of the top Easter Pantomime and Shows in Cheshire for 2024. 

The Sooty Show, The Storyhouse Cheshire 

The Sooty Show Chester
Credit – The Sooty Show

Wednesday 3rd April 2024

Celebrating 75 amazing years in show business with Sooty, Sweep and Soo at The Story House, Chester.

They planning a very special birthday party and you’re all invited. However, in true Sooty style, nothing goes to plan! Sooty gets messy baking the birthday cake, Soo’s trying to find the perfect party dress, and Sweep’s practising his dance moves.

This interactive show will have buckets of audience participation and gallons of giggles, this spectacular celebration of the longest-running children’s television show in the world will delight Sooty fans old and new and is a must-see treat for the whole family.

Plus – join us after the show to meet Richard and Sooty!

Tickets cost £20 for adults and £17.00 for children 

Motionhouse : Starchitects, The Story House Chester

Motionhouse : Starchitects Chester
Credit – Motionhouse

Sunday 7th April 2024

Starchitects by Motionhouse at The Storyhouse offers a cosmic adventure for the whole family.

A visual spectacle using the dance-circus fusion Starchitects, is a mix of gravity-defying choreography and digital projections.

Revisit the magic of our childhood imagination where anything is possible…when a cardboard box can be a train and a dressing up box is the start of countless thrilling adventures.

Full of fun and thrilling surprises, Starchitects has an easy-to-follow and humorous storyline

Tickets cost from £14.50 for adults and £10.00 for children. 

Easter Breakfasts In Cheshire 2024

What better way of celebrating Easter will a fun breakfast with the Easter Bunny in Cheshire. 

Check out our top pick of Easter Breakfasts below. 

Dobbies Easter Bunny Breakfast – To Be Confirmed

Easter Bunny Breakfast Dobbies two children holding carrots
Credit Dobbies

Dobbies are offering some egg-cellent fun with their Easter bunny breakfasts. 

Kids can follow the bunny on a hunt around the store and enjoy some fun games. 

They can also join the Easter Bunny and the Dobbie team to plant their very own miniature carrots to take home and grow in the garden

If that isn’t enough children will be given a mini Malteser bunny or alternatives for children with allergies. 

Plus children will be able to select breakfast from their own menu with choices including a Children’s cooked breakfast and lighter options. 

The adult breakfast menu offers a traditional cooked breakfast, 3 item roll and more. 

Booking is required and places cost £9.99 for children and £7.45 for adults. 

The Easter Bunny Breakfasts are running at Dobbies Altrincham and Dobbies Marple on Thursday 6th, Friday 7th, Saturday 8th and Monday 10th April 2023. 

For more info and to book places on the Easter Bunny Breakfasts at Dobbies here. 

Throw Your Own Easter Breakfast!

Easter Breakfast Ideas

If you’re thinking of doing your own Easter Breakfast at home and need some inspiration check out some great ideas in our guide. 

From Easter Decorations to traditional Easter breakfast ideas and of course lots of sweet treats, we have put together a list of everything you need to put together a fun Easter Breakfast. 

Read More >>> Easter Breakfast Ideas 

Free And Cheap Days Out In Manchester

Manchester cheap days out Putt Stars Rochdale

It is not always easy to entertain the kids over the school holidays, especially when you’re on a budget. 

To give you a helping hand we have put together a list of the best free and cheap days out in Manchester for families. 

Discover our top picks of free and cheap days out in Manchester here. 

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