There’s lots to do in and around Ilkley this Easter. See below for our top recommendations!
1. Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Nell Bank on Good Friday (14th April) 10am – 2pm. £2 per child. Prize draw at 1.45pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult. www.nellbank.com
2. Love Brownie Bakery Easter Hunt on Saturday April 15th. Entry forms £2 each from the bakery. Crack 10 questions and the answers will lead you to 10 spots around Ilkley where you will collect 10 codes. Return you question sheet and codes to the Love Brownie Bakery in Ilkley Car Park and record your finish time.
The fastest entrant to collect the correct 10 codes wins a selection box of brownies, Love Brownie hamper of goodies, plus a gorgeous hot chocolate! Every entrant gets a free brownie and £1 out of every entry fee is awarded to the school with the most entrants.
3. Easter Bunny Hunt, Addingham from Saturday 8th – Saturday 22nd April. Hiding in and outside the shops in Addingham are 22 Easter Bunnies waiting to be found. Pick up an answer sheet from the Sandwich Shop or the Olive Branch. Enjoy a stroll around this picturesque village, have a run in the park and browse in the fantastic independent shops.
Once you have found them all, take your completed answer sheet back to the Sandwich Shop by 2.45pm on Saturday 22nd April. All correct answer sheets will be entered into ‘The Totally Locally Easter Prize Draw’. The winner of an Easter egg will be drawn at 3pm.
There’s still lots more….
EASTER HUNTS (ON EASTER WEEKEND ONLY):
Saturday 15 April 10am – 4pm
Adult’s free, children £2.50 (over 1 year old & under 16yrs) Essential
Easter Bunny Northcliffe Woods Saturday 15th April 12.30 – 15.00
Bring a picnic, meet the Easter Bunny in the top field & ride on the miniature railway.
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at East Riddlesden Hall, Keighley
Fri 14th – Mon 17th April 9.30am – 4.30pm.
‘Count the Bunny’ & Treasure Hunt with prizes at Shipley Glen Tramway
Sat 15th – Mon 17th April 12.00pm – 4.30pm.
EASTER HUNTS (THROUGHOUT THE EASTER HOLIDAYS):
Easter Egg Hunt – Crack the Easter Bunny’s Code at Bolton Abbey
Trail Open: 8th – 23rd April 9.00am – 5.00pm
OTHER FAMILY EASTER ACTIVITIES:
New Wonderlab & Bring the Thunder Family Show at Science and Media Museum, Bradford
Open daily from 26th March 10am – 6pm
Wizard of Oz Adventure at Mother Shipton’s Cave, Knaresborough
8th – 23rd April 10.00am – 4.30pm
Kaleidescope Making Workshop Mon 10th Apr 10 – 1
The Tap Dancing Mermaid Tues 11th Apr 2.30pm
Shadow Puppet Theatre Workshop Weds 12th Apr 10 – 12
Easter Craft & Upcycle Workshop Thurs 13th Apr 10 – 12
Wild Wednesdays Workshops for all the family at Bronte Parsonage Museum
Weds 12th & 19th April 11am – 4pm
Easter Stories and Crafts at Ilkley Library on Weds 12th April 10.15am
Meet Peppa Pig at Bolton & Embsay Railway Sunday 16th – Monday 17th April
OTHER LOCAL FAVOURITES:
Dan’s Den http://www.dansdenilkley.co.uk/
Clip ‘n’ Climb, Ilkley http://clipnclimbilkley.co.uk/
Ilkley Toy Museum http://www.ilkleytoymuseum.co.uk/
Billy Bob’s Ice-cream Parlour http://www.billybobsparlour.com/
Hesketh Farm Park http://www.heskethfarmpark.co.uk/
Keighley & Worth Valley Railway http://kwvr.co.uk