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Things To Do This Easter Holidays in the Midlands [2024]

If you're looking for things to do this Easter holidays in the Midlands, then you're in luck! There are lots of Easter-themed family-friendly events happening to suit every taste. Get ready to uncover what's on in the Midlands this Easter!


Be sure to check back as this blog will be continuously updated.


Top Things To Do This Easter in the Midlands

Read on to discover the details of each event, including location, admission price, and what's in store for your day out. If you're looking for free Easter events and activities in the West Midlands that you could also take advantage of during the Easter break, check out my Free and Low-Cost Easter Events in the West Midlands [2024] blog post.


West Midlands Safari Park: Easter Eggstravaganza


Hop into the Easter festivities at the West Midlands Safari Park throughout the Easter break. There are a range of themed activities for the whole family, including:


  • Meet the Easter Bunny (Bramble) - appearance times: 10:30, 11:30, 13:00, 14:00

  • At 3pm every day, Bramble will be hosting Bramble’s Big Giveaway, a gameshow-style activity where kids will have the chance to win some BIG prizes such as retail vouchers, VIP experiences, Annual Passes and Lodge stays!

  • Easter-themed arts and crafts

  • Eggsplorers' Trail 

  • Photo Competition

  • Guess the Number of Eggs Competition

In addition to the Easter activities, there's all the usual fun of the West Midlands Safari Park such as the four-mile Safari Drive-through, Land of the Living Dinosaurs, Ice Age, Penguin Cove, Sea Lion Show, Twilight Cave, Creepy Crawlies, Daily Talks and Shows, and more!


How much? Admission prices vary depending on the date you visit. Please see the WMSP website for more info.

Address: Spring Grove, Bewdley DY12 1LF.



National Forest Adventure Farm: Easter Eggstravaganza

Between 23rd March and 7th April 2024, there's so much fun to be had at National Forest Adventure Farm for its Easter Eggstravaganza event. You can take the "Easter Eggspress" tractor ride to the Bunny Woods where you will meet entertaining animals on your journey to the Easter Bunny, and not forgetting your chocolate treat! Easter Magic Shows, Circus Workshops, and Balloon Fun will take place throughout the day. There's also the chance of witnessing a live lamb birth in the Ewe Maternity Ward, and a chance to feed super cute lambs.


As well as the Easter Eggstravaganza, there's the usual fun of the farm, such as the animal barns, pedal go-karts, fossil dig, musical maze, bouncy pillows, huge indoor soft play, and the UK’s longest outdoor slide Mega Slide Mountain is re-opening at the start of the Easter holidays.


We absolutely love visiting National Forest Adventure Farm, and always have so much fun. You can watch our day out at National Forest Adventure Farm last year on my YouTube channel.


How much? Adult £15.99, Child £15.99, Under 2s FREE.

Address: Postern Road, Tatenhill, Burton-on-Trent DE13 9SJ.


Lower Drayton Farm: Easter Egg-Venture

Spring into action this Easter break (Saturday 23rd March to Sunday 7th April) with a family visit to Lower Drayton Farm's Easter Adventure (...or Egg-Venture)! On arrival, your children will receive their very own Easter Passport to guide them through all the fun and games we have planned, including:


  • The Dino Egg Hatchery

  • Snap a Photo with the Easter Bunny

  • Hop on the Farm Trailer Ride

  • Live Reptile Show

  • Scavenger Hunt

  • The Golden Egg Challenge

  • Easter Crafts

  • See the Cute Baby Animals

The Easter event is included in your PLAY@ ticket over the Easter break – which also includes full access to the indoor and outdoor activities!


How much? £17.50 per person (under 2s go free)

Address: The Play Barn Lower Drayton Lane, Stafford ST19 5RE.


Attwell Farm Park: Easter Event

Hop on down to Attwell Farm this Easter holiday and explore all that is amazing about new life on the farm! There's just so much going on, including:

  • Meeting the chicks in the hatchery

  • Get up close and personal with newborn lambs

  • Embark on a captivating journey into the world of bugs in the bug barn

  • Explore high and low, and keep your eyes peeled for 9 hidden Easter eggs around the farm

  • Plant a sunflower seed in Farmer Mike's Potting Shed

  • Meet the Easter Bunny

  • Explore the animal barns and farm animals

  • Enjoy the giant heated soft play


The Easter Event will run from Saturday the 23rd of March to Sunday the 7th of April 2024.


How much? £12.95 per person (under 2s go free)

Address: Seafield Lane, Redditch B98 9DB


Hatton Adventure World: Spring Spectacular

Head down to Hatton Adventure World this Easter holidays (23rd March to 7th April 2024) for the Spring Spectacular program! The farm will be bursting with adorable baby animals, including piglets, lambs, and goat kids, all housed in the Spring Arrivals Marquee.


Enjoy Magic and Puppet Shows in the family theatre, visit Guinea Pig Village, and explore Scales and Tails. Let's not forget about Snorty’s Superslide Mania and Soft Play!


How much? TBA

Address: Dark Lane, Hatton, Warwick CV35 8XA.



Twycross Zoo: The Mystery of the Missing Eggs

From Saturday, March 23rd to Sunday, April 7th, head to Twycross Zoo for an exciting adventure. In addition to the usual Zoo antics, The Gruffalo Discovery Land, and Wet 'n' Wild Play Park, your children can gather clues and unravel the mystery to rescue the missing eggs and claim a reward.


How much? Adult (18+ yrs) £24.25, Child (3-17 yrs) ticket £17.95.

Tip: If you pay for a day, you can visit free for 12 months. 

Address: East Midland Zoological Society, Burton Road, Atherstone CV9 3PX.


What’s on this Easter near me - Twycross Zoo The Gruffalo Discovery Land

Manor Farm Park & Woodlands: Easter on the Farm

Head down to Manor Farm Park and Woodlands from Saturday, March 23rd to Friday, April 12th, 2024, for a delightful Easter experience! Encounter adorable Easter chicks and rabbits, and don't miss the chance to visit the Easter Bunny and receive a special treat.


In addition to the Easter antics, you can enjoy the usual fun of the farm, such as The World of Dinosaur Roar! Discovery Trail, Indoor Playbarn, and two outdoor playgrounds.


How much? TBA

Address: Castle Hill, East Leake, Loughborough LE12 6LU.


Wonderland Telford: Easter Extravaganza

Wonderland Telford is a family-friendly attraction featuring everything from life-sized fairytale characters and scenes to gentle rides for younger children. Guests can explore enchanting displays inspired by classic stories like Little Red Riding Hood and Snow White, enjoy small rides, and meet-and-greet characters.


From the 23rd of March to the 7th of April, there will be an Easter show, Easter crafts, and biscuit icing, party time with Hatter and friends, and a Wonderland Tea Party.


If you visit on the Easter weekend, there will also be an Easter trail, meet and greet with the Easter Rabbit, the animal man will be making an appearance, and there will be lots of Easter giveaways and a treat bag included.


How much? £18.50pp (under 2's go free).

Address: Telford Town Park, Wonderland, Telford TF4 3NZ.


Manor Farm Fruits: Dino Farm Adventure

Manor Farm Fruits is hosting a Dino Farm Adventure this school Easter holidays. The Easter event is being held on selected dates from Saturday 23rd March through till Sunday 7th April 2024.


The events and activities include:

  • Get up close and personal with an impressive carnivorous dinosaur

  • Join dino-experts for some Ranger Training 

  • Complete the Ranger Training successfully and you’ll receive an exclusive Dino Diploma!

  • Solve dino clues in the Golden Egg Dino Trail and navigate the trail to claim a chocolate reward

  • A variety of dino-themed activities

  • Dino photo opportunities

  • Outdoor play

How much? Adults £14.95, Children (aged 2-12) £16.95, under 2s go free.

Address: Watling Street, Hints, Tamworth B78 3DF


Dudley Canal & Tunnel Trust: Alice in Easter Wonderland

Head down to Dudley Canal and Caverns this Easter weekend (29th March - 2nd April) and journey down the 'rabbit hole' on an Alice and Wonderland escapade. Don’t forget to grab your trail sheet and free gift before you hop on the boat trip through the mysterious tunnels and caverns.


How much? £12.50pp (under 3s go free)

Address: The Portal Building, Birmingham New Road, Dudley DY1 4SB.

 

Burntwood Alpacas and Animal Farm: Easter Fun on the Farm

On March 31st and April 1st, there will be lots of fun to be had at Burntwood Alpaca and Animal Farm for the Easter Fun on the Farm event. There will be a bouncy castle, animal encounters, an Easter egg hunt, Easter crafts, and an Easter mascot, and all children will receive a chocolate egg (free from chocolate eggs will also be available).


As the name suggests, the farm is also home to a variety of animals such as sheep, goats, ponies, pigs, meerkats, and owls, with alpacas being the main attraction.


How much? £12.99 per child and £4.99 per adult.

Address: Farm Bleak House Drive, Ironstone Rd, Burntwood WS7 1YL.


Burntwood Alpacas and Animal Farm: Easter Fun on the Farm

Easter Egg Hunts at Various National Trust Sites

Easter egg hunts are taking place at lots of National Trust sites across the Midlands. Prices are £3 per trail (plus the cost of admission) which includes an Easter trail sheet, pencil, bunny ears, and Rainforest Alliance Certified cocoa dairy or vegan and Free From* chocolate egg. Suitable for people with milk, egg, gluten, peanut, and tree nut allergies.


If you're a National Trust Member, all you need to do is pay £3 per child to participate in the Easter Egg Hunt. If you're not a member, admission costs apply. Please see the individual properties on the National Trust website for more info!


Participating National Trust sites include:

  • Moseley Old Hall

  • Hanbury Hall

  • Upton House and Gardens

  • Attingham Park

  • Dunham Massey

  • The Children's Country House at Sudbury

  • Croome

  • Biddulph Grange Garden

  • Wightwick Manor and Gardens

  • Charlecote Park

  • Shugborough Estate


Blenheim Palace: Easter Extravaganza

Just outside of the Midlands, you can experience the ultimate family outing at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire this Easter weekend (Friday, March 29th - Monday, April 1st, 2024). Venture into the enchanting Walled Garden, where a plethora of egg-citing activities awaits. From circus acts and balloon artistry to bubble shows, bungee trampolines, and an Easter egg hunt, there's endless fun to be had.


How much? Different ticket options are available such as buy one day and get 12 months free and park and gardens only ticket, and you can also add on Blenheim Palace Adventure Play.

Address: Woodstock OX20 1PS.


Kenilworth Castle: Easter Adventure Quest

Head down to Kenilworth Castle this Easter holiday (Saturday 23rd March - Sunday 14th April) and hunt for clues in the castle grounds, track down the Easter eggs, and get rewarded with a tasty chocolate treat!


You can take on the quest every day of the school holidays, and it costs just £2 to take part. This is for each child, whether you’re a member or not, and it’s on top of the ticket price. There’s no need to book, and you can pay when you arrive at the site.


How much? The price you’ll pay depends on the day you want to visit. Head here for more info! And remember, if you're an English Heritage member, you can visit for free and just pay £2 for each child to participate in the Easter egg trail.

Address: Castle Road, Kenilworth CV8 1NG.


Witley Court and Gardens: Easter Adventure Quest

Head down to Witley Court this Easter holiday (Saturday 23 March - Sunday 14 April 2024) and hunt for clues,  track down the Easter eggs and get rewarded with a tasty chocolate treat!


You can take on the quest every day of the school holidays, and it costs just £2 to take part. This is for each child, whether you’re a member or not, and it’s on top of the ticket price. There’s no need to book, and you can pay when you arrive at the site.


How much? Adults £10, Concessions £8.60, Children £5.90, Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) £25.90, Under 5s free. The Easter Adventure Quest is an additional £2 per child. And remember, if you're an English Heritage member, you can visit for free and just pay £2 for each child to participate in the Easter egg trail.

Address: Worcester Road, Great Witley, Worcester WR6 6JT.


LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre: Play Unstoppable Festival

Although not strictly an Easter-themed event, between the 16th of March and 6th of May 2024, the Play Unstoppable Festival is coming to LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Birmingham. You can design your own spirit animal, add your creation to the LEGO Flower Cart, share your best moves at the Play Unstoppable Dance Party and be amongst the first to see the brand-new LEGO® Friends 4D movie!


How much? £23pp (under 3s go free).

Tip: You can save money with a multi-attraction ticket.

Address: LEGOLAND Discovery Centre, Arena, King Edwards Rd, Birmingham B1 2AA.



There are just so many fun Easter themed activities for the whole family in the Midlands this Easter school holidays! From Easter egg hunts and fun Easter themed crafts and play, there's something for everyone! So, whatever you're planning to do this Easter in the Midlands, have a good one!


 

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