What To Do With The Kids This Easter: Easter Events!

Looking for a fun day out for all the family over the Easter holidays? We have a list of events taking place over Easter that are sure to be a fun day out for all the family!


Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt - Dublin

Held in Merrion Square Park in Dublin, the Cadbury’s Easter Egg Hunt is not only a fun filled day but all proceeds go to Barnardos children charity. The event features an easter egg hunt as well as exciting entertainment and activities on the day!

Held on Friday the 19th and Saturday the 20th of April it’s set to be an exciting day out for all the family. A family tickets costs €20 and €5 per extra person. Check here for bookings!

Easter Train at Rathwood - Carlow

The Rathwood Easter Train is set to thrill any child this Easter, with a train ride through the forest where there will be a few surprises! You will also get to meet the Easter Bunny and Little Red Riding Hood as they seek to stop Freddy Fox getting up to mischief this Easter!

The Rathwood Easter train takes off on the 13th of April and runs until the 24th. Tickets cost €12 per child and €8 per adult. You can see what is included, and book here.

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Leahy’s Open Farm - Cork

Every year Leahy’s Farm holds an Easter Egg hunt over the Easter weekend! You’ll be given a map of the farm and you will have to hunt down those precious eggs! Mammies and Daddies can also take part in an egg and spoon race. This year, an egg throwing competition will be held in support of the make a wish foundation. Follow the link for more details.

Spring Festival at Slieve Aughty Centre - Galway

The Spring festival at Slieve Aughty runs from April 13th to April 28th and includes incredible events and activities like the Enchanted Forest, pony rides, arts and crafts, as well as an Easter Bunny paw trail to follow! The event is held daily from 12pm-6pm, tickets cost €7.50 per person with a family rate available. See here for more info!

Egg Painting Workshop - Bundoran, Donegal

Held on April 20th, this is a chance to get crafty with the family this Easter! The event involves painting and decorating a large polystyrene egg with admission being €10 for a family of 4. See here for more details!

Easter Activities at Mellowes - Meath

You can enjoy an Easter egg hunt, Easter Arts and Crafts, Bouncy Castles, Mini Golf, and Pedal Go Karts as well as much more at Mellowes this Easter weekend! The Easter Bunny will be there with his Disney friends so it’s sure to be an exciting day for all ages! This is a ticketed event so you will need to book in advance, you can do so by following this link!