Pick Lancaster for your Easter Day out
Top Easter events
Join Lancaster Maritime Museum this Spring and make some of your own mini masterpieces. Choose from pebble art, crazy kite and Easter basket making plus lots more.
If you think Easter…. you think Chocolate, and so do we! This Easter Lancaster will be transformed into a Charlie & The Chocolate Factory themed wonderland. Expect Roaming Characters,
Chocolate Stalls, Chocolate Making Workshops, Chocolate and Easter Crafts plus lots lots more.
Join the tea-guzzling tiger in this delightful family show packed with oodles of magic, sing-a-long songs and clumsy chaos! A stunning stage adaptation of the classic tale of teatime mayhem… expect to be surprised!
A free Easter Trail at Lancaster City Museum! On offer every day through the school holidays. Fun for all the family to enjoy.
Top attractions to visit this Easter
Lancaster Castle is one of the UK’s most significant historic monuments. It has origins dating all the way back to the Romans and has been a centre for justice, incarceration and penal reform for almost 1,000 years. Learn all about Lancaster’s fortress on a Castle Tour this Easter.
Make a day of it this Easter at Salt Ayre Leisure Centre. The centre offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor sport and leisure activities all year round. Facilities include swimming pool with slide, large indoor sports hall, studio, a state of the art 100 station gym, The Training Zone, Immersive cycle studio, Energy indoor soft play, XHeight indoor climbing and Gravity outdoor flight tower.
Head out of the hustle and bustle of the city and into Lancaster’s surrounding countryside. Head to Wallings Farm and treat yourself to an ice cream at the parlour then explore the ‘Inspirations Plant Centre’ before paying a visit to see the farm’s alpacas, sheep, calves, rare breeds and hens.
At Lancaster Escape Rooms you can choose from one of three newly developed escape rooms. You have a maximum of one hour to solve your chosen room. The game involves teamwork, logic, communication, wits and puzzle solving to connect the clues and find your way out in time.
Treat yourself to some Easter chocolate or sweet treats
Kaspa’s are a chain of exciting dessert houses that offer the world’s favourite hot and cold desserts under one roof and we are lucky to have one here in. The menu boasts a mouthwatering selection of ice creams, gelatos, waffles, crepes, milkshakes, smoothies and sundaes. The parlours will change the way you view dessert. The perfect treat this Easter
The Sweet Emporium
Its Easter so pick yourself up some sweet treats from the Sweet Emporium located inside Marketgate Shopping Centre. Pick from a traditional pick and mix, old fashioned sweets, chocolate and American sweets and drinks. You will not be disappointed when you step into this sweet heaven.
Lovingly produced at the farm using the finest quality Belgian milk, white and dark chocolate and locally produced cream with many fillings to choose from. Each chocolate is individually hand finished making them extremely popular. If you have family over this Easter then a box of these chocolates would be the perfect sweet treat to greet them with.