Family Easter Events in Hampshire 2020

The Easter Half Term is just over a month away, and so you’ll want to be fully prepared when it comes to entertaining the children!

There are loads of fun things on in Hampshire over April, with many attractions holding special easter themed activities for the kids…

Coloured easter eggs in a brown basket

Day out with Thomas

Where: Alresford Watercress Line, Hampshire
When: 10th April – 19th April 2020

This is the 75th Anniversary of Thomas and the Tank Engine – a ten day event where children can meet Thomas and his friends on the railway line with entertainment shows and Thomas themed activity areas for children which are included in the price of the ticket.

  • Vintage Fairground
  • Miniature Railway
  • Unlimited rides behind Thomas, Diesel & Toad
  • Thomas themed activities

You can visit the site for this event below.

Brick Adventure at Marwell

Where: Winchester, Hampshire
When: 4th April – 3rd September 2020

Marwell Zoo’s exhibition which has up to 40 supersized brick animals and creatures to explore – as well as the fun of the zoo and all the real animals to see!

  • ‘Minimising’ machine on entry – to make the kids feel small!
  • Sculptures of real life creatures
  • Zoo Attractions

You can visit the site for this event below.

Paultons Park – Hoppy Easter

Where: Romsey, Hampshire
When: 4th April – 19th April 2020

Paultons Park welcomes new Easter themed characters for the children to meet, as well as the park being decorated with easter themed eggs and bunnies! You can also enjoy over 70 attractions at the Park.

  • Bobtail Bunny & Friends
  • Included with an attraction ticket
  • Easter Decorations and themes

You can visit the site for this event below.

girl wearing rabbit ears carrying a tray of easter eggs

Easter Egg Hunt at the Vyne

Where: Basingstoke, Hampshire
When: 4th April – 19th April 2020

The gardens of The Vyne are holding an Easter egg hunt for the kids to explore the gardens as well as learning about nature and wildlife. You pick up a sheet from the Easter Tent, and once returned – you’ll be rewarded with a chocolate treat!

  • £3 Easter Egg Hunt Sheet
  • Learn about Nature & Wildlife
  • Beautiful walk for all family

You can visit the site for this event below.

Easter egg Hunt at Gilbert White’s House

Where: Selborne, Hampshire
When: 4th – 19th April 2020

An Easter egg hunt with a difference… it’s garden bird themed! This activity at Gilbert White’s House is a great activity for the kids, and will also teach them about different bird species whilst they go. They’ll be rewarded with a chocolate egg once they’ve found them all!

  • £3 Plus general admission
  • Learn about garden birds and nature
  • History of Gilbert White

You can visit the site for this event below.

Easter at Birdworld

Where: Farnham, Surrey (just outside of Hampshire)
When: 6th April – 19th April 2020

Birdworld is already a great park to explore with the kids, but this Easter it’s being made even better! This dinosaur easter egg hunt is perfect for children who love to have fun.

Birdworld have also brought back their Outdoor Flying Display for this Easter so you can watch the birds fly overhead!

  • Search for dinosaur eggs around the park!
  • Birds flying overhead
  • Dinosaur themed arts & crafts

You can visit the site for this event below.

a blue and yellow parrot bird

Canoe Easter egg Hunt at Beaulieu

Where: Beaulieu, Hampshire
When: 4th & 5th April and 10th until 13th April

An easter egg hunt – in a canoe! Explore the Beaulieu riverside whilst finding easter eggs along the way. When you’re done, you’ll be rewarded with chocolate eggs (even the adults!) and even better – there is no experience required.

  • Explore the Beaulieu River
  • Stunning Scenery
  • Fun for all the family

You can visit the site for this event below.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Mottisfont

Where: Mottisfont, Hampshire
When: 4th – 19th April 2020

This National Trust site is very popular for their annual Easter egg hunt because it’s such fun! There are activities on offer for children of all ages such as giant nest boxes and touchy-feely boxes.

  • Fun challenges for older children
  • Simple challenges for young children
  • Very popular

You can visit the site for this event below.

Kids Club Easter Disco at Port Solent

Where: Portsmouth, Hampshire
When: 9th April 2020 at 11am, 1pm and 3pm

Let the kids party away with the Easter Bunny at Port Solent. Three discos take place, where your children will have tons of fun!

  • Special Easter Bunny Guest
  • Fun & Games
  • A chance for the children to meet new people!

You can visit the site for this event below.

A tall white tower with blue sky

Spies in the Sky at Spinnaker Tower

Where: Portsmouth, Hampshire
When: 4th April – 19th April 2020

A fun mission for all the family – exploring the spinnaker tower until the mission is complete! On completion of the mission, you’ll earn a spy certificate!

  • Explore the Spinnaker Tower
  • Certificate & Souvenir Photo included

You can visit the site for this event below.

We hope that you get the chance to visit these events – and if you do, let us know what you think in the comments below!