Looking for things to do over Easter with the kids? We thought we’d help out by letting you know about a variety of events and activities that are taking place over the next few weeks. With a range of easter-themed activities in various areas, we’re sure you’ll find something that the kids will enjoy! Don’t forget to wear your Saltrock hoodies, t-shirts and shirts, perfect for getting outdoors and designed for the lifestyle you love!
At St Michaels Mount, included in your castle entrance fee, the National Trust is running a set of Easter activities over the Easter Weekend, which include making your own willow bird feeder, becoming an expert bird spotter, and helping to create a giant birds nest! Find out more here: https://www.stmichaelsmount.co.uk/events/easter-weekend-bird-bonanza-activity
The national Trust is also running a series of Rockpool Explorer Sessions over the Easter Holidays, meeting by the causeway of St Michael’s Mount. It’s a great way for kids to learn all about the creatures living nearby, and get outside and exploring. Find out more here: https://www.stmichaelsmount.co.uk/events/rockpool-explorer
Don’t forget to visit our nearby Penzance store while you’re in the area and get some great clothes suitable for rockpooling and exploring!
On 2nd April, the Good Food market returns to Plymouth! With over 60 stallholders from Devon and Cornwall, it’s a great place to get some local produce, and with the Egg-squisite Easter Egg Hunt, there’s fun for all the family! The Easter Egg Hunt will take place between 10am and 3pm all over Royal William Yard. You’ll be searching for clues which will help to unlock a mystery phrase, which will give you a chocolate easter egg! Find out more details here: http://www.visitplymouth.co.uk/whats-on/the-egg-squisite-easter-egg-hunt-p2194973st mi
Don’t forget to visit our Plymouth Store while you’re there and get some clothes for all the family at great prices.
Our Truro store is taking part in the ‘Children’s Fun Day’ that is running throughout the town. There will be a variety of cafes, shops and entertainment all focussed on kids, and our Saltrock store are going to be running a colouring competition, hopscotch, and easter egg hunt and face painting! Make sure you visit Truro on the 8th April for this event, where kids are the focus all day! Find out more here: http://www.enjoytruro.co.uk/childrensday
Looking for things to do around Dartmouth? Woodlands Family Theme Park is running an Eggstreme Easter! Head to Woodlands to take part in a fun Easter egg hunt where there are lots of chocolatey goodies hidden around the theme park, or if you’ve had enough chocolate, they are also running craft workshops from 14-17th Easter. For more info, head tohttps://www.woodlandspark.com/event/eggstreme-easter/
While you're nearby, don’t forget to pop into our Dartmouth store too to pick up the perfect Easter Egg hunt attire!
From the 1st to 17th April, there’s an Easter Egg Hunt at Baggy Point! Cadburys are running 300 easter egg hunts across the country in association with the National Trust, and there’s one right on our doorstep! Baggy Point is a great place for all the family, with a variety of different walks and places to explore, depending on how challenging you want it! It’s the perfect place for a day out with the family, and follow the Easter Bunny’s clues to be rewarded with a chocolate treat! Find out more here: https://easter.cadbury.co.uk/find-an-egg-hunt/baggy-point
Don’t forget to pop into our nearby Croyde shop to pick out some hoodies ready for your adventures!
Beaulieu National Motor Museum are giving you the chance to become a Nature Detective! They have lots of fun Easter-themed activities running, such as free facepainting, visiting the flower faries and meet the White Rabbit over Easter Weekend! For more info, visit: https://www.beaulieu.co.uk/events/nature-detectives/
Fancy a slightly different Easter Egg hunt? New Forest Activities are running a Canoe Easter Egg Hunt along the Beaulieu River in their stable wooden Canadian canoes! Find our more here: https://www.newforestactivities.co.uk/activities/canoeing-easter-egg-hunt/
Exbury Gardens are holding a slightly more traditional Easter Egg Trail, and other activities include a Chocolate Workshop, storytelling and bush craft. A great day out for the family, set in some beautiful gardens and the opportunity to ride on a steam train! Find out more here: https://www.exbury.co.uk/easter_at_exbury.html
Don’t forget to visit our nearby Lymington store to get some great clothes for all the family, perfect for going on Easter Egg hunts in!
Do your kids love CBeebies? Mr Bloom, one of the show’s popular presenters, is coming to Brewery Square in Dorchester on 14th April. He’ll be performing at 11am, and there will be a chance for the kids to meet him afterwards.
Brewery Square is also hosting an Easter Egg Hunt from Good Friday to Easter Monday, 10am-4pm, where kids pick up a form from the Concierge Office, find the easter eggs than hand it back for a prize!
Find out more about these events here: https://www.brewerysquare.com/brewery_square_whats_on_in_the_square.cfm
Don't forget to pop into our Dorchester store while you're there, and add some great clothes to the family's spring wardrobes.
Do your kids love dinosaurs? Why not head to Torquay’s Dinosaur World and take part in their Dinosaur Easter Egg Hunt! Take your children on a mission to find out why the dinosaur eggs are mysteriously disappearing, and win a special edition Dinosaur Expert Certificate, a selection of real fossils and a chocolatey treat! Find out more here: http://www.torquaysdinosaurworld.co.uk/whats-on/dinosaur-easter-egg-hunt
Our Street Saltrock store is based in Clarks Village. There are a number of Easter activities happening in Clarks Village on the 7th and 8th April, from easter egg decorating, performances from an acrobatic juggler, and several competitions. They also have a knitted hedgehog trail, in association with the Somerset Wildlife Trust – find all the hedgehogs and receive some mini eggs! For more info head to: https://www.clarksvillage.co.uk/2017/03/easter-clarks-village/
Glastonbury Abbey is also creating some Easter Fun - get your kids to explore the abbey via their annual Easter Egg Trail, and get a chocolatey reward at the end! You can also take part in egg decorating at the Abbey on the 14th April from 10am-1pm. For more information visit: http://www.glastonburyabbey.com/events.php?sid=76b5dd56d18cbff0f5e6552cf3a887a4&eventtype=999
While you're nearby, make sure you visit our store in Clarks Village, we've just celebrated our first birthday there, so come and get your spring clothes at great prices!