School Holidays Barnsley

Easter Holidays

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Peter Rabbit Easter Adventure at Mother Shiptons Knaresborough

Follow the Mother Shipton’s Easter trail and meet characters from Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit stories. As you walk through magical woodland props and characters will bring the story of the mischievous bunny to life. Actors will be stationed as characters in the park to interact with children and help families complete a themed adventure quiz sheet.  

Hop skip and jump through Mr McGregor’s Marvellous Easter garden. Fun for all the family every day from Monday 26th March to Sunday 15th April. The Park opens 10am to 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm).  

See the famous Petrifying Well and Mother Shipton’s Cave. The park also has several scenic picnic areas alongside the popular River Nidd, an adventure playground and museum and gift shop.  

For more information visit www.mothershipton.co.uk or follow us on Facebook www.facebook.com/mothershiptons. 

 


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Piglets Easter Egg-stravaganza 2018

With egg-citing activities, cute baby animals and lots of family fun, there’s plenty to see and do this Easter at Piglets Adventure Farm.

From 24th March – 15th April 2018, little egg hunters can take part in the Easter Egg Hunt. Find hidden chicks around the farm, grab an egg from each one and then receive a special treat.

Other egg-citing activities include lambing live, lamb bottle feeding, baby chicks, Chicken Flappin’ and the Magic Hatter returns with his comedy magic and Springtime silliness! The fun doesn’t stop there, we have all of our regular activities including tractor trailer rides, bouncing pillows, animal barn and piglet maternity ward, giant sand pit and loads loads more.

Plus, take a tractor & trailer ride up to the Bale Play Baaarn with giant drop slides, straw bale mountain, junior tractor drivers’ area, rope swing and dig’n’play. If you’re feeling peckish, there’s even a heated seating area with delicious food from the Piggy Pizza Parlour or try a tasty treat in Truffle’s Trough.

You can also enjoy a refreshing drink and delicious snacks in the Piglets Coffee House with small soft play area.

It’s eggs-hilarating fun for all the family!

You can book discounted tickets online, go to pigletsadventurefarm.com

Piglets Adventure Farm is located 15 minutes from the centre of York, on Towthorpe Moor Lane, between Strensall Road and the A64, North of York. For full information please go to pigletsadventurefarm.com or call 01904 499183


Family Centre Holiday Activities

Most Family Centres in Barnsley run a special program of free activities during school holidays. You can find details of Family Centre holiday activities here

 


Yorkshire Wildlife Park Alice in Wilderland

Brockholes Lane, Branton, Doncaster, DN4 6TB (off the M18 junction 3). 01302 535057

It’s time to take a wild adventure! Something special is going on at Yorkshire Wildlife Park this Easter.

From April 6th to 8th, our Alice in Wilderland Easter Adventure is celebrating Lewis Carroll’s timeless tales Alice in Wonderland and Alice Through the Looking Glass.

Get set for three magical days of live shows, craft activities, games and more featuring much-loved characters such as the March Hare and the Queen of Hearts. Come face-to-face with your favourite fantasy characters.