Easter Bonnet Making with the Lindt Gold Bunny
Sat 28 Mar 2015 12pm – 4pm
Free Event (Must Pre-Book)
Join the Lindt Gold Bunny and make your own Easter bonnet.

Going Digital
Sat 28 & Sun 29 Mar 2015 10am – 4pm
A digital photography course with expert tutor, Graham Nobles. A range of topics are available between January and August. Book via Graham on 07958007004 or graham-nobles@goingdigital.co.uk

Lindt Story Time Easter in the Gardens
sat 28 Mar – Sun19 Apr 2015 (Normal opening times apply)
Normal charges apply
Go on a magical journey with the Lindt Gold Bunny through the fairytale world of the Brothers Grimm. You’ll find Sleeping Beauty asleep in the maze and discover the most wonderful gingerbread house in the dell. If the slipper fits, then you will go to the Conservatory ball …..if you arrive before midnight! Remember to look in the mirror to see if you really are the fairest in the land. Lindt Gold Bunny treat for all children

Cadbury Easter Egg Trails
Fri 03 – Mon 06 Apr 2015 11am – 4pm
Free Event.

Hop along to Dunham to join in the Easter fun.

Complete the Easter trail and children receive a Cadbury’s chocolate Egghead as a reward! Don’t forget to get your tickets from the visitor centre before heading to the garden (normal admission applies).

Beeston – Easter Adventure Quest
Fri 03 – Mon 06 Apr 2015 11am – 5pm
Prices online.

Adventurers wanted this Easter weekend! You’ll meet a courtly character from the past with stories of times gone by. This lively figure will be happy to help you on your quest as you explore Beeston and crack the clues. Rise to the challenge and win your chocolate reward. It’s time to get hands-on with history.

Easter Art in the Garden
Tues 07, Mon 13, Tues 14 Apr 2015 12pm – 4pm
Free event (normal admission charges apply)

Let your artistic side loose and get crafty in the garden.
Make your own egg and nest themed artwork to take home. Garden ticket required.

Wed 08 & Wed 15 Apr 2015 11am – 3pm
Free event (normal admission charges apply)

Join storyteller Helen Stewart in the dairy for Easter tales for all the family.

How does your garden grow?
Thurs 09 & Thurs 16 Apr 2015 12pm – 4pm
Free event (normal admission charges apply)

Find out all you need to know about how birds and insects help your garden grow.

Below Stairs in Wartime
Fri 10 & Fri 17 Apr 2015 12pm – 4pm
Free event (normal admission charges apply)

Step back in time to the First World War and help the servants bake a wartime recipe in the kitchen

Warriors At Beeston
Sun 24 & Mon 25 May 2015 11am – 5pm
Prices online.

Armed with spear, shield and bow – and even using an almighty perrier – the fearless warriors will fight it out to be proclaimed victorious. Visitors are invited to join the medieval townsfolk of Beeston to cheer on the warriors as they prepare for battle, practice their skills and compete in the final battle in the main arena.

Medieval St. George’s Day Celebrations
Sat 25 & Sun 26 Apr 2015 11am – 5pm
Prices online.

Dragon slayers wanted! Cheer on our hero, St George, as he battles the mighty dragon in a quest to save the fair maiden. Discover the legend of St. George, patron saint of both England and soldiers, as his story is brought to life in the castle grounds.

Junior knights will be able to join in, and the whole family can enjoy the celebrations of this great British legend with a feast of medieval fun and games throughout the weekend.