Easter Events in Derby
The Easter holidays are nearly here and you’ll never be left stuck for ways to spend the time in Derby. Here are some events and activities that are sure to keep your family entertained!
The Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling’s popular tale reimagined on stage with lively musical numbers, stunning sets and colourful costumes.
Dates: 6th - 20th April
Location: Derby Theatre
Easter Egg Hunt
Six Easter eggs are hidden around Markeaton Park. Using a map to help, find all of the eggs and if you’re successful, you’ll be entered into a draw to win Mundy Play Centre vouchers!
Dates: 13th - 28th April
Location: Markeaton Park
Denby Spring Market
Stallholders will be selling seasonal gifts, handmade jewellery and plenty more goodies and you’ll also find the latest Denby ranges.
Dates: 13th - 14th April
Location: Denby Pottery Village
Easter in Wonderland
Follow Alice down the rabbit hole for an Easter adventure which includes hunting for eggs, wacky card games, croquet, lamb bottle feeding and maybe even some newborn bunnies to see!
Dates: 13th - 22nd April
Location: Bluebells, Brunswood Farm
Three Bears Easter Baking Club
Suitable for ages two and over, your little ones can learn how to make mini egg cookies, Easter buns, carrot cake cupcakes, Easter bunny biscuits, hot cross scones or chocolate Smarties cakes. Refreshments are included and the kids will get to take their tasty treats home!
Dates: 15th - 26th April
Locations: Little Eaton Village Hall, Egginton Memorial Hall, St Edmunds Church Hall, and St Alkmunds Church Hall
Easter Family Fun at Hardwick
Family activities including a Cadbury Easter egg hunt, the ‘We are Bess’ exhibition, walks and exploration can all be found at the picturesque Hardwick Hall and grounds.
Dates: 19th - 26th
Location: Hardwick Hall
St George’s Day Celebrations
A fun-fun-filled day of patriotism with dancing, a craft fair and a show-stopping parade led by St George and the dragon!
Date: 20th April
Location: Derby City Centre