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the best Easter events in The Peak District this April

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March 23, 2022

Make the most of the Easter period this year and enjoy some of these events in The Peak District throughout April.

Sometimes it can be hard finding things to do especially during the Easter period so we have done the research for you and put together the best Easter events in The Peak District this April. Have a read below and see which ones you want to include during your time in The Peak District. We also have a resort in The Peak District that will make the perfect base for exploring.


Easter Craft Fair at Tissington

where? Tissington Village Hall, Tissington, Ashbourne, DE6 1RA

when? 16th April

time? 10.30am-4.30pm

how much? Free

other Info:

  • Relaxed indoor shopping experience
  • 11 stalls all offering something unique
  • All items are handmade

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Easter Egg Hunt at The Kelstedge

where? Matlock Rd, Chesterfield, S45 0DX

when? 16th April 2022

time? 12am-4pm

how much? Free

other Info:

  • Collect map from the pub
  • Head around the village and collect clues
  • When you’ve finished head back and receive a prize

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Easter Egg Hunt at Lyme Park

where? National Trust – Lyme, Disley, Stockport, SK12 2NR

when? 8th-18th April 2022

time? 10.30am-4.30pm

how much? £3 on top of normal admission costs

other Info:

  • Collect the trail map and pencil from the ticket office
  • Follow a series of nature themed activities around the gardens
  • Then collect your Rainforest Alliance chocolate egg as a prize

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Severn Trent Easter Trail

where? Tittesworth Water Visitor Centre, Meerbrook, Leek, ST13 8SN

when? 9th-24th April 2022

time? 10am-5pm

how much? £3

other Info:

  • The trail is on Stones Island
  • Follow the route to find the eggs and answer the questions
  • Once completed collect prize at visitors centre

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An Easter Mermaid – Ranger Guided Walk

where? Bowden Bridge Car Park, Kinder Road, Hayfield, SK22 2LH

when? 17th April 2022

time? 10.30am-4pm

how much? Free

other Info:

  • 6 mile guided walk
  • Learn all about the Easter legend
  • Bring enough food and drink for the day

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Easter Family Trail at Sharpe’s Pottery Museum

where? Sharpe’s Pottery Museum, West Street, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 9DG

when? 9th-24th April 2022

time? Tue 10am-5pm, Wed, Fri & Sat 10am-4.30pm, Thu 12pm-8pm, Sun 10am-2pm

how much? £2

other Info:

  • Family fun trail
  • Make your way around the museum
  • No booking required just turn up on the day

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Easter Eggstravaganza at National Forest Adventure Farm

where? National Forest Adventure Farm, Tatenhill, Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 9SJ

when? 9th-24th April 2022

time? 9.30am-5.30pm

how much? From £11.99

other Info:

  • Woodland trail to meet the Easter bunny
  • Lamb feeding
  • Live Easter show

Want to plan a staycation in The Peak District? We have an incredible self-catering resort perfect for all.

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