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If you’re visiting Hawkchurch Resort & Spa this Easter, you’re in luck, there are countless Easter activities and events in and around Lyme Regis to enjoy a chocolatey treat at! Get stuck in and explore the local area through these events, from the annual Beer Festival to the traditional Easter Bonnet Parade, there will something for everyone to enjoy.
When: 18th March / Where: Hawkchurch Resort & Spa
If you’re staying with us at Hawkchurch Resort & Spa you won’t have to go far for some egg-tastic fun this Easter! Visit the reception area for some fabulous stalls filled with locally made produce and beautiful handmade crafts! Plus, there will also be a charity static bike ride in aid of Families For Children Adoption, so cheer the cyclists on and help raise some vital funds for a wonderful cause!
When: 26th March – 6th April / Where: Montacute House
Avoid all the hustle and bustle, why not follow a trail that offers you breathtaking views and interesting history instead? Stroll around the grounds of the Elizabethan mansion and learn about centuries of British history, climb the stone tower to marvel at the beautiful views or follow a smaller route around the gardens for some lovely surprises. Go at your own pace, enjoy the natural history around you and soak up the peaceful atmosphere.
When: 30th March – 2nd April / Where: Forde Abbey
A fun-filled interactive trail for all the family to enjoy at Forde Abbey. Over the rainbow, many miles away lies the magical world of Oz, filled with munchkins, monkeys and the gleaming Emerald City. Follow the yellow brick road to see Dorothy, a scarecrow, a tin man and a plucky lion on a magical adventure. Put your courage, heart and brains to the test to earn some chocolatey goodness, but beware of the Wicked Witch of the West, who loved chocolate but doesn’t like sharing! A fun day for all the family to enjoy!
When: 30th – 31st March / Where: Marine Theatre
Enjoy a weekend of family-friendly fun, with local talented musicians taking to the stage, including performances from Adam Sweet, Delta Tango 7 and Hot Java. Always a popular event, the festival is presented by the Lyme Regis Brewery & Art Brew, and is a place to sample the finest beers, ales and ciders locally brewed. As well as the brewery’s from all over the country showcasing their delights too.
When: 1st April / Where: Baptist Church
A wonderful, traditional parade celebrating Easter. You can either make your own Easter Bonnet to join in on the Parade or go along and enjoy the spectacle of the parade and see the amazing array of Easter Bonnets. Judging of the bonnets will be at the Baptist Church, there will be prizes handed out and special prizes for those under 5, as well as the Treetops Cup being awarded to the best overall entry!
So if you’re in the Hawkchurch area or visiting our 5-star location over the Easter period, there are lots of family-friendly events and activities to get stuck into while you’re here, with the park also offering a wondering day of Easter festivities.