20 great Easter holiday activities in Kent and the South East

Kent countryside

Get the kids out of the house at some point during the Easter holiday by taking part in egg hunts, craft activities or theatre workshops. These family days out and special Easter events come recommended by locals.

Romney Rainbow Sheep's Easter Trail – New Romney

Follow Romney's Easter trail and enjoy a wild time outside in the fresh air – you're even guaranteed a chocolate prize at the end.

Easter Bunny Hunt- Sevenoaks

Hop through Hever Castle & Gardens on the trail of the Lindt Gold Bunny this Easter and earn a delicious chocolate treat. Craft workshops and Easter bonnet parades are sure to put a spring in everyone's step.

Easter Garden Detectives – Woking

Arts and crafts aren't the only activity in Woking this Easter – visitors can search the gardens for chocolate rabbits and enjoy a full day of fun.

The BFG Workshop – Leatherhead

Enter the magical world of the Big Friendly Giant in this imaginative and fun workshop, where children will learn songs and dance routines, create costumes and find out how theatre operates behind the scenes by working with lighting and props.

Easter School Seussical – Bracknell

Give your child a go at performing on a professional stage, inspired by the childhood favourite Doctor Seuss.

Disney Easter Day – Newbury

This family fun day includes a bit of everything – from Disney to sports, and even glitter tattoos.

Easter cookery workshop – Winchester

Get your Easter presents sorted with this three-hour cooking experience. Learn to make Easter biscuits, lollies and nests – and snack on them on the way home.

Cadbury Egg Hunt – Winchester

There's chocolate fun galore at this egg hunt. Locate the Easter bunny's stash to win a prize.

Meet the Lambs – Chalfont St. Giles

For an adorable day out, take the kids to meet the lambs at this traditional farm.

Easter crafts drop-in – High Wycombe

Avoid going stir crazy during the school holidays by taking children to craft their own Easter basket to collect chocolate in.

MacIntyre's Easter Fair – Milton Keynes

You've got the chance to win a Woburn Safari pass for two at this Easter fair, which has 40 stalls and activities ranging from ice-cream vendors to face painting.

Easter at Farmer Gow's – Faringdon

If your kids are animal mad, you'll want to drop in here. The farm is full of new life and you can hold and feed the baby animals by hand. There are also treasure hunts and trailer rides for kids.

Long Wittenham Pre-School Egg Hunt – Abingdon

Work up an appetite for chocolate with this egg hunt – and bring your wellies, as it could get muddy!

Big Bunny Hunt – Oxford

Find all the rabbits in the garden and you'll win a special prize. For the adults, there's a tea shop and a garden shop, too.

LTYG Drama Club – Lewes

As well as being fun, this drama club is a great way for your kids to gain confidence and develop key acting skills. They'll have a blast learning improvisation techniques from professional tutors.

Ridgewood Easter Hunt- Uckfield

Test your brains with this Easter letter hunt – participants need to collect all the clues to make a word which will reveal the prize. There will also be a bouncy castle and face painter, for less brain-straining fun.

Parham Family Fun – Pulborough

Enjoy a fun day out with the Easter Bunny, face painting, craft activities and garden trails.

Line Swirl and Spray Paint – Chichester

This arty activity will help to develop children's creativity. Use spray paint, rollers, toothbrushes, combs and string to create large artworks with large patterns, inspired by Victor Pasmore.

The Fairy Tale Fair – Patcham

Step into another world at this fair, selling jewellery, chocolate, decorations, baby clothes and much more. There are also arts and crafts and Easter-themed workshops.

Story Draw with Woody – Brighton

Combining collage with drawing, this activity is perfect for budding young artists, and they'll be able to take home their creation.

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