6th February 2020

5 ways to enjoy the Easter Bunny in North Devon

Easter is a time to consume all things yummy. It’s the mid-year solution to once again indulge and not feel guilty, which makes it all that more thrilling for a family.  A celebration that allows for the enjoyment of naughty treats or healthy alternatives. Easter is fun for the whole family and perfect for enjoying quality time together. Why not have a read of all the highlights North Devon has in store for easter this year?

Get Sweet this Easter


Unique Easter Grotto:

Why not visit The Milky Way for a fun twist on easter celebration? Experience the magic of the Easter bunny, and discover where the bunny gains its magic. Meet and greet the easter bunny as well as the 'eggsperts' assisting in the production of the entire world's chocolate eggs. You can even discover the easter bunny's front room and receive a free chocolate egg. The grotto is open to all ages between 1 and 12, and the rest of the amusements are available for the family to enjoy throughout their visit. 

Easter Grotto open from the 1st April - 13th April 2020

Easter Eggstravaganza:

The Big Sheep will be open to visitors for its annual Easter Eggstravaganza Festival with over 30,000 chocolate eggs to find! Why not bring the family down to the big sheep to help find all the chocolate eggs hidden by the easter bunny? If chocolate isn't the only thing on your mind, all the amusements will be open as usual, as well as there being fluffy bunnies and cute newborn lambs.

Easter Eggstravaganza is open from Monday 30th March  – Monday 13th April 2020.

Find the Easter Chicks:

Why not enjoy a day of Easter fun in Clovelly, one of the most photogenic and stunning locations in Devon? Upon entry into the village, children will receive a village map that marks off all the locations to the easter chicks perched up and down the cobbled high street to the quay. Once you spot 10 chicks you can receive an easter egg by handing the map back to the reception, however, if you fancy being a little more adventurous and hunting down the full 15 chicks you will win an even bigger prize. 

Find the chicks from Monday 30th March  – Monday 13th April 2020.

Cadbury Easter Trail

Why not join the Cadbury Easter Trail this easter in Woolacombe? Discover the goodies the bunnies have hidden in the sand dunes whilst enjoying the scenic beach scenes. This funfilled trail takes you on an adventure around Woolacombe warren to find clues needed to find the Cadbury chocolate prize. Pick up your trail map from Woolacombe TIC. £2.50 per child.

Join the Cadbury Easter Trail on 10th April - 13th April 2020

Easter Sunday Fun Day:

What better way to spend an Easter Sunday than gazing upon and riding the steam trains through rolling countryside from Lynton and Barnstaple Railway, taking in the majestic and rugged coastline as well as the wild moorland. There will also be lots of other easter inspired activities going on to entertain the littles ones. Please note, although the event and activities are free to enjoy, fares apply for train rides.

Sunday fun day Sunday 12th April 2020

Don't forget to check out what offers The Barnstaple Hotel has on by clicking on the offers tab on the website.