Things To Do In Ireland With Kids For Easter 2020

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Are you looking for family things to do in Ireland this Easter? Look no further! We’ve scoured the country and compiled a list of fun, family-friendly events. From egg hunts galore to arts and crafts, here’s our pick of Things to Do in Ireland with Kids this Easter 2020.

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Clonakility Park Easter Offers

Book some family time this Easter at The Clonakilty Park Hotel in stunning West Cork. At rates from just €62 pps for B&B you can also enjoy many on-site activities including:

  • Supervised indoor playzone with slides, ball pool and climbing frames
  • Crèche
  • Teen Room with all the latest tech gadgets and a pool and air hockey table.
  • 20m Swimming Pool & toddler pool
  • Pirate Ship Playground
  • Daily kids camps with inflatable slide
  • Evening entertainment including a kiddies disco
  • Easter Sunday Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny!
  • Onsite 3 screen cinema and high ropes adventure centre with ziplines & climbing wall.

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Family Things to Do In Dublin for Easter

Easter Family Fun at Leisureplex, Dublin & Cork

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Leisureplex, the fun family entertainment centres with bowling, quasar and more in Blanchardstown, Charlestown, Coolock, Tallaght and Stillorgan in Dublin and Leisureplex Cork, are open from 10am until late daily for Easter fun.

Check out what our family testers thought about Quasar at Leisureplex!

Have a Cracker of an Easter at Croke Park, Dublin

Croke Park Easter

Dates & Times: Sunday 5th to Monday 13th April 2020

Hatch a plan to go to the Croke Park this Easter break where you can enjoy taking part in an eggstra special Easter Egg Hunt! Each participant will have a load of fun as they follow clues around the stadium. They will have to be eggstra vigilant and listen carefully if they want to complete the hunt and earn themselves a delicious Kinder Easter egg at then end of the hunt. Children will also receive a mini eggcup to decorate in the Children’s Den.

How to Book: Tickets should be booked in advance and ticket prices include a guided tour of the stadium, participation in the Easter Egg Hunt and a chocolate egg, eggcup to decorate and a visit to the GAA Museum.

National Museum of Ireland Events this Easter, Dublin & Mayo

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The National Museum of Ireland Archaeology, Decorative Arts & History and Natural History are all FREE to visit. They have a full program of events for families and children running across all 3 sites during the February Mid-Term.

BOOKING INFORMATION: For Dublin events, telephone +353 (0) 1 6486453 or email [email protected]. For Mayo events, telephone +353 (0) 94 90 31751 or email [email protected].

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt for Barnardos, Dublin

Barnardos Cadbury Egg Hunt 2019

Dates & Times: Friday April 10th and Saturday April 11th from 10.30am to 1pm & 2pm to 4.30pm

Join Cadbury in Merrion Square, Dublin on April 10th & 11th for a Cadbury Easter Egg hunt in support of Barnardos. Every eggsplorer will receive a Cadbury easter egg and there will be eggciting entertainment for all the family throughout the 2 day event.

How to Book: Book online in advance. There is no booking fee and every cent goes to support Barnardos

Recommended Reading: 50 Egg-straordinary Places for an Easter Egg Hunt & to See the Easter Bunny in Ireland and Best Easter Camps for Kids in Ireland

Easter Camps in Dublin

Easter Camps in Ireland for Kids

There are plenty of Easter Camps to keep the kids amused over the Easter Break. Check out the full line up here and below are some of our top picks for Dublin.

  • Alliance Française French Easter Camps, Dublin from April 6th to 8th 2020 for all levels from toddler to Leaving Cert.
  • Junior Einsteins have fun one day Science Easter Camps taking place in various locations across Ireland: Dublin, Meath,, Kildare North Wicklow, Louth , & on site in Craft Central New Ross Wexford this Easter break.
  • Bricks 4 Kidz is offering LEGO® Technic Camps across multiple locations in Ireland this Easter for Girls & Boys aged 5-12.
  • Let’s Go Easter Camps cater for boys and girls aged 5 – 12 years and offer Easter Camps in multi locations in Dublin.
  • Anyone4Science are running two day Easter camps “The Science of Harry Potter” Easter camps for kids aged 4-12 years, taking place in various locations between 6-17 April, 2020, 10am-2pm.
  • Pine Forest Art Centre offer Easter camps for children aged 5 to 16 years.
  • The School of Irish Archaeology (SIA) have 2 Easter Camps for 2020 providing a unique insight into the past for young explorers. Camps run in Harold’s Cross Dublin from April 6th to 10th and 14th – 17th 2020 and are suitable for kids aged 7 to 12 years.
  • Canoeing Ireland Training Centre runs Kayaking Camps over the Easter holidays.
  • Trinity Walton Club have an Easter S.T.E.M. camp for secondary school students who are pre-Junior Cert, running 13th -17th April.

Family Things to Do In The Midlands for Easter

Easter Treasure Trail at Belvedere House, Westmeath

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Dates & Times: Saturday April 11th to Monday April 13th 2020

Belvedere House in Westmeath will be hosting its annual Easter Egg Hunts Treasure Trail where families will enjoy taking a journey to meet Mr & Mrs Bunny and completing tasks, games and having fun along the way to find their Easter eggs!

How to Book: Book your time-slot today.

Easter Fun for Families at Irish National Stud, Kildare

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Dates & Times: April 9th to 13th 2020

The Irish National Stud & Gardens have daily family activities running over the Easter Break. There will be Pony Rides, face painting, craft workshops and family entertainment. Children can visit the playground, discover fairies & folklore on the Fairy Trail and come and see the new baby foals with a guided tour of the stud and gardens included in the ticket price.

How to Book: All events are included your ticket price.

Easter Family Fun at Birr Castle, Offaly

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Dates & Times: April 6th to 13th 2020

Open daily from 9am to 6pm, a visit to Birr Castle Gardens includes 7 science galleries, a gift shop, Ireland tallest treehouse, the Great telescope and 120 acres of parklands and gardens for you to explore.

This Easter families can enjoy:

  • Nature Detectives Easter Camp from April 6th to 9th, 10.30am to 2pm daily. The camp is suitable for kids aged 7 to 12 years. Book by phoning 057 9120336
  • Easter Egg Hunt on Easter Sunday & Monday, 12th & 13th April 2020. Meet the Easter Bunny and other interesting characters along the trail. Complete your trail and you can pick up an Easter Egg from the Mad Hatter

How to Book: Book tickets online in advance.

Easter at Lullymore Discovery Park, Kildare

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Dates & Times: Saturday April 11th to Friday April 17th 2020, 10am to 6pm daily

Hop on over to the Lullymore Heritage and Discovery Park for some fun family time during the Easter Holidays. Join the Easter Bunny for an “eggstra” special event where you have to find all the clues, solve Easter Bunny’s puzzle and collect your egg.

How to Book: Book your tickets here.

Easter Steam Trains at Stradbally, Laois

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Dates & Times: Sunday April 12th & Monday April 13th 2020, 12pm to 4pm.

Stradbally Woodland Railway are running steam trains for Easter on Easter Sunday and Monday Trains. The train is fully wheelchair accessible so passengers can enjoy the lush, green forests from the unique perspective of a steam train.

How to Book: Tickets are sold on the day at the platform.

Easter Camps in the Midlands

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There are plenty of Easter Camps to keep the kids amused over the Easter Break. Check out the full line up here and below are some of our top picks for the Midlands.
  • Birr Castle, Offaly are hosting Nature Detectives Easter Camps from April 6th to 9th, 10.30am to 2pm daily. The camp is suitable for kids aged 7 to 12 years. Book by phoning 057 9120336
  • Bricks 4 Kidz is offering LEGO® Technic Camps across multiple locations in Ireland this Easter for Girls & Boys aged 5-12.
  • Junior Einsteins have fun one day Science Easter Camps taking place in various locations across Ireland.
  • Let’s Go Easter Camps cater for boys and girls aged 5 – 12 years and offer multi-activity fun.
  • Anyone4Science are running two day Easter camps “The Science of Harry Potter” Easter camps for kids aged 4-12 years, taking place in various locations between 6-17 April, 2020, 10am-2pm.
  • Lissduff Adventure Farm in Laois will have multi-activity Easter camps for kids of all ages over the Easter Break.
  • Ladestown Riding Stables in Westmeath have week long Pony Camps allowing children the opportunity to learn and have fun in a safe and professional stables.

Family Things to Do In The North East for Easter

Easter at Causey Farm, Meath

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Dates & Times: Sunday 12th & Monday 13th April, 12pm to 4pm

The Easter Bunny will be at Causey Farm this Easter Sunday & Monday. You will get to meet all the springtime babies, meet the hens who lay your eggs and get to paint the eggs and have loads of Easter fun on the farm.

How to Book: Book your tickets in advance.

Easter at Mellowes Adventure Centre, Meath

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Dates & Times: Easter School Holidays

Mellowes Adventure Centre in Meath have a host of Easter themed fun activities and workshops for families to enjoy.

How to Book: Check the website for opening hours and events.

Fairyhouse Easter Race Festival, Meath

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Dates & Times: Saturday 11th to Monday 13th April 2020.

The Fairyhouse Easter Festival has lots of fun activities to keep everyone in the family entertained along with some top class horse racing. Sunday 12th is family day.

How to Book: Book your tickets in advance

Easter Activities at Newgrange Farm Drogheda, Louth

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Dates & Times: Saturday 11th to Monday 13th April, 10am to 5pm

There’s a full timetable of Easter Fun at Newgrange Farm, Drogheda planned with fun & games, colouring competitions, family quiz, prizes, sheep stakes (with teddy jockeys!) and calf feeding. Bring your Easter Bonnet/Hat & painted Easter Egg with you as they have daily competitions for the best bonnet and the best painted egg.

How to Book: Entry tickets can be purchased online.

Easter at Skypark Outdoor Adventure, Carlingford, Louth

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Dates & Times: Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th April

Skypark Outdoor Adventures have egg hunts and fun for kids over the Easter break. The park will be open throughout the Easter break for outdoor fun.

How to Book: Check the website for booking details.

Friends of Rossmore Park, Easter Egg Hunt, Monaghan

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Date & Time: Easter Sunday April 12th, 11.30am to 1pm

The Friends of Rossmore Park have organised an Easter Egg Hunt in the park on Easter Sunday.

How to Book: Tickets can be purchased at Eventbrite

Easter at The Cavan Country Museum

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Visit the Cavan County Museum over the Easter break and see what life was like inside a WW1 trench. Kids can also enjoy the on-site playground in the museum garden.

How to Book: Family tickets available 

Family Things to Do In the North West for Easter

Easter Fun at Lough Key Forest & Activity Park, Roscommon

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Dates & Times: Easter events from April 6th to 17th, 10am to 6pm daily

There will be heaps of Easter fun at Lough Key this Easter break including workshops, movies, face painting, expeditions, games & entertainment and of course the Easter Bunny and the Lough Key Mascot Cecil the Squirrel.

In addition you can enjoy:

  • The Lough Key Caravan and Campsite will be reopened with secluded and open tenting and caravan pitch spaces.
  • Adventure Play Kingdom looking like new!
  • Boda Borg weather independent and mind bending fun for all ages!
  • Tree Canopy Trail – 350 metres long and 10 metres at highest point.
  • Zipit Forest Adventures will be in full swing and rowing boats will be available for hire.
  • Electric Bike Trails will be open with kiddies bikes, ordinary and E-bikes for hire around off road cycle trails.
  • Woodland Segway can take you on mini glides around the woods and the younger kids can experience driving their own jeep on a specially formed track with Woodland Safari.
  • The Lakeside Café will be serving tasty homemade and seasonal treats which you can enjoy inside or on the outdoor deck overlooking Lough Key Spring and Easter Themed garden made solely from Recycled products. The garden will be open all over the Holidays to view!

How to Book: Check the website for updates on all Easter activities. Lough Key Forest Park is free to enter.

Easter Fun at Strokestown Park House & Gardens, Roscommon

'Easter activities at Strokestown House Roscommon

Dates & Times: Saturday 4th to Sunday 12th April  2020, 11am to 4pm daily

Celebrate Easter at Strokestown Park with their Easter Egg Hunts which are self guided mega or mini trails around the Victorian walled garden and woodland walk. Families will search through the clues in the nooks and crannies of the garden and woodlands to receive the chocolate egg treasure. Be sure to visit the Spring Lambs too.

How to Book: The trails can be paid for on the day, no advance booking required.

Easter Events at National Museum of Ireland – Country Life, Mayo

Easter Egg Mania at NMI Country Life

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Dates & Times: Sunday April 12th, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Lots of Easter Eggs are hidden around the grounds of Turlough Park House. Can you find the secret hiding places and take home some eggs of your own? Booking Required. Event Type: Family Event

How to Book: Visit the National Museum of Ireland – Country Life for more events taking place over Easter.

Easter Egg Hunt & Charity Open Day at Westport House, Mayo

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Dates & Times: Sunday April 12th 2020, 11am to 6pm, Saturday April 18th, 12pm to 6pm

Join Pinkie the Rabbit for the annual Easter Egg Hunt at Westport House & Gardens on April 12th. And on April 18th the annual Charity Open Day takes place with funds raised on the day going to Mayo Roscommon Hospice.

How to Book: Check booking details for all events on the website

Easter Egg Painting, Bundoran, Donegal

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Date & Time: Saturday April 11th 2020, 1pm to 3pm

Discover Bundoran will host Easter Egg Painting and carft fun for all the family on Easter Saturday,  at the Atlantic Apartotel.

How To Book: Check the website for booking details.

Cardonagh Easter Monday Parade, Inishowen, Donegal

Date & Time: Monday April 13th 2020

Inishowen, Carndonagh will host its Annual Easter Parade on Easter Monday, April 13th, with fun for all the family guaranteed.

Joe Daly AbraKIDabra Show, Hawk’s Well Theatre, Sligo

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Date & Time: Thursday 16th April, 2pm

Enjoy a show of magic, illusion, comedy suitable for all the family at the Joe Daly AbraKIDabra Magic Show.

How to Book: Book online

Easter at Tullyboy Farm, Leitrim

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Dates & Times: Sunday 12th & Monday 13th April from 12pm

Tullyboy Farm host their annual Easter Eggstravaganza on Easter Sunday and Monday with lots of Easter themed activities and an Easter Egg Hunt for hundreds of hidden eggs.

How to Book: Check the website for booking details

Family Things to Do In Galway for Easter

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Easter Breaks at The Connacht from 3rd to 19th April 2020 offer great value for money in an unbeatable location. Choose from two and three nights packages to include:

  • Bed & Breakfast each day.
  • Family Dinner on One Evening.
  • Full use of Leisure Centre and 20m Swimming Pool.
  • Access to the ‘Friendly Fellows’ Kids Club and schedule of activities.

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Easter at Brigit’s Garden, Galway

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Dates & Times: April 12th & 13th 2020 from 1pm

Brigit’s Garden will host their annual family Easter Egg Hunt with a Llittle Bunny Hunt around the 4 Celtic gardens for younger children and a Big Bunny Hunt around the nature trail for older children. There will also be Easter games and crafts with the Easter Bunny.

How to Book: Book in advance. The Easter trail is open throughout the Easter break but the crafts & Easter bunny will only be there over the Easter weekend.

Galway City Museum

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Dates & Times: Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm & from Easter Sunday 12pm to 5pm.

Galway City Museum is free to visit and have regular events and workshops throughout the year.

How to Book: A visit to the museum is free. Check out the website for upcoming events which may require booking.

Spring Festival at Slieve Aughty, Galway

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Dates & Times: Saturday 4th to Sunday 19th April 2020, 12pm to 6pm daily

Enjoy fun Spring activities this Easter when you visit Slieve Aughty Centre. See if you can spot any Easter bunnies or fairies in the Enchanted Forest, get to meet the horses and pony’s and other farm animals.

How to Book: Check availability on the website

Family Things to Do In the South West for Easter

Planet Science Kidz Easter Camp Lab at King John’s Castle, Limerick

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Dates & Times: Wednesday 15th & Thursday 16th April 2020, 12pm to 1pm

A fun lab coupled with amusing science facts that kids will love. Your children will learn about rocket fuel, liquids in nature with really low boiling points and of course get creative by making egg-slime and learning about polymers!

How to Book: Suitable for ages 5 to 12 years and can be booked in advance. 

National Dance Championships at glór Ennis, Clare

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Dates & Times: Friday 17th & Saturday 18th April 2020 from 10am

A must for any dance fans the National Dance Championships 2020 take place at glór Ennis this Easter.

How to Book: Book your tickets online in advance.

Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Clare

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Dates & Times: Open daily throughout Easter from 9am to 5pm

Bunratty Castle & Folk Park will be open over the Easter break and we are just waiting to hear the line up of events for Easter weekend.

How to Book: Check out the website for details of all Easter events.

Easter Eggtravaganza at Moher Hill Farm, Clare

Moher Hill Farm Easter Egg Hunt

Dates & Times: Saturday 11th to Monday 13th April 2020

The Easter Eggtravaganza at Moher Hill Farm includes; Egg Hunts, face-painting, egg and spoon races and fun for all the family.

How to Book: Check the website for booking details and Egg Hunt times

What a Wonderful World at Lime Tree Theatre, Limerick

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Date & Time: Saturday April 11th at 2pm & 4pm

Lyngo Theatre Presents What a Wonderful World a family show suitable for children aged 2 to 5 years.

How to Book: Tickets €8 book online

Family Things to Do In Cork for Easter

Leisureplex Cork Quasar and Bowling

Leisureplex, the fun family entertainment centre in Cork is open over the Easter break. Go along to enjoy bowling, quasar and more. Check out what our family testers thought about Quasar at Leisureplex!

Easter Trail at Fota House & Gardens, Cork

Fota House Easter Activities

Dates & Times: Friday 10th & Saturday 11th April, 11am to 4pm

Fota House & Gardens are open for the season from mid March with Bakestone Café serving treats for the whole family. This Easter be sure to come along and enjoy Spring Easter Trail and the old fashioned fun fair rides and food stalls.

Find clues in the magnificent Arboretum which will bring the history and beauty of Fota alive for everyone. Amongst the trees and wildlife, follow the woodland path, leading you to your very own Easter treat!

The self-guided Easter Trail is suitable for all ages. At the finish, claim your yummy Cadbury’s chocolate egg. Come along for an EGG-citing day out for all the family, suitable for all ages!

How to Book: Check the website for booking details

Racing Home for Easter Festival, Mallow Racecourse, Cork

Dates & Times: Saturday April 11th to Sunday April 13th, racing from 1.30pm daily gates open at 11.45am

Along with 3 days of world class horse racing, there will be plenty of fun activities for families too especially on Monday 13th at the annual Family Fun Day.

How to Book: Check full pricing here

Family Things to Do In the South East for Easter

Nore Valley Park Easter Egg Hunts, Kilkenny

Easter Egg Hunt at Nore Valley Park

Dates & Times: The Easter Egg Hunts will take place on dates between Saturday 4th to Friday 10th April (except Sunday 5th)

The Nore Valley Park Easter Egg Hunt is one of their longest-running annual events – and definitely the most popular! Hunt far and wide around the farm for hidden eggs, and claim your sweets and chocolates as a reward!

How To Book: Check the website for booking details

Wild Things Easter Camps at Castlecomer Discovery Park, Kilkenny

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Dates & Times: Monday April 6th to Friday April 10th, 10am to 4.30pm daily

Enjoy a mix of adventure, forest fun and learning at a Wild Things Easter Camp.

How To Book: Camps suitable for kids aged 7 to 12 years.

Easter Eggs-travaganza at Johnstown Castle Estate, Wexford

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Dates & Times: Friday 3rd to Monday 20th April 2020.

Johnstown Castle are will host their annual Easter Eggs-travaganza during the Easter holidays with fun Easter Trails to enjoy. The estate is rich with wildlife and the outdoor Easter trail will feature, birds, ducks, bunnies and hares! The trail will bring nature to life and will include stories around bygone days and the many Irish traditions for this time of year.

How to Book: The trail and can be paid on the day, no need to book. Check the website for exact dates & times

Easter Energy Labs at Cool Planet Experience, Wicklow

Easter Energy Labs at Cool Planet Experience

Dates & Times: Saturday 4th to Monday 13th April 2020

Junior eggs-plorers aged 6 to 12 years are invited to take part in a fun Easter Energy Lab at Cool Planet Experience.

How to Book: Each lab last for 90 minutes. And can be booked online in advance. 

Easter Weekend at Wells House, Wexford

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Dates & Times: Sunday April 12th and Monday April 13th from 1pm

Enjoy Easter fun at Wells House with an Eggstatic Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter bunny, live music, BBQ, fair rides and more on April 12th and on April 13th, enjoy a day full of fun and magic with live music, BBQ and more.

How to Book: Book online 

Easter Fun at Mount Wolsely Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort, Carlow

Mount Wolseley Hotel Kids Club

Guests at Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort can enjoy a full program of daily fun activities this Easter 2020 including fun with the Easter Bunny in the children’s Easter activity club, full use of the leisure centre and on-site playground, book a round of golf or enjoy the spa.

Family friendly accommodation in a family room or self catering house. Book now.

Easter Egg Hunt on the Rathwood Easter Express, Carlow

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Dates & Times: Saturday 4th to Monday 13th April 2020

Hop on board the Rathwood Easter Express, to join Little Red Riding Hood and the Easter Bunny for an eggciting adventure through the fun filled forest including a fun easter egg hunt!

How To Book: Book your tickets in advance

Meet The Easter Bunny on the Waterford & Suir Valley Railway, Waterford

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Dates & Times: Easter Saturday 11th to Easter Monday 13th April 2020.

Visit the Waterford & Suir Valley Railway to meet the Easter Bunny who will be at Kilmeadan Station to greet you on arrival and wave you off on your train journey.

How to Book: No advance booking so please arrive early. Trains depart on the hour. Check the website for exact times. 

Easter Egg Hunt at Lismore Castle Gardens, Waterford

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Date & Times: Saturday April 11th 10am to 12pm

Lismore Castle Gardens are hosting their annual Easter Egg Hunt on April 11th 2020. Children will be provided with a map to guide them around the gardens in search of landmarks to complete the hunt!

How to Book: Book online in advance.

West Waterford Festival of Food

West Waterford Festival of Food 2020

Dates: 16th–19th April

The 13th annual West Waterford Festival of Food takes place from 16 – 19 April, with over 100 free and ticketed events. The 2020 theme will explore what it means to be sustainably Irish

The Festival Market will be Quayside on Saturday, April 18, with a programme of entertainment and food that celebrates Dungarvan’s marine heritage. The Festival Market will then travel to Grattan Square on Sunday, April 19 featuring over 100 local and artisan producers including the Food The Waterford Way’s Festival Demo Marquee.

For budding young foodies, there are over 40 family-friendly events this year including free Glanbia Family Fun Days; interactive workshops on healthy eating and cooking; and how to grow crops from seeds. There will be tips to reduce food waste by FoodCloud; biscuit baking classes; a teddy bears picnic; food treasure hunt; and family yoga sessions.

How to Book: For further information visit www.westwaterfordfestivaloffood.com

Family Things to Do In Northern Ireland for Easter

Easter Construction Challenge at W5, Belfast

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Dates & Times: Museum open daily and construction challenge runs from April 4th to 19th 2020.

This Easter at W5 Belfast join in the fun at their Easter Events including the Construction Challenge.

How to Book: The Construction Challenge is free with your entry ticket to W5.

Giant LEGO Brick Workshops & Trails, Castle Espie Wetlands, Down

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Dates & Times: Daily from Monday 6th to Sunday 19th April

The Castle Espie Wetlands have 2 giant LEGO brick events running over Easter. The LEGO workshop which runs daily from 12pm to 1pm and 2pm to 3pm and you can also take the Giant LEGO Brick Animal Trial!

How to Book: Workshops cost £10 and should be booked in advance.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts, Northern Ireland

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt 2020 Northern Ireland

Join in the fun this Easter by taking part in the Cadbury Easter Egg Trail. There are 9 trails running across in Northern Ireland this Easter.

Recommended Reading: 50 Egg-straordinary Places for an Easter Egg Hunt & to See the Easter Bunny in Ireland and Best Easter Camps for Kids in Ireland

Are you running an Easter Activity that we haven’t listed? Please share in the comments box below.

 

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