Keep calm and eat chocolate eggs! 5 ways to entertain the family this easter in torbay

Keep calm and eat chocolate eggs! 5 ways to entertain the family this easter in torbay

Easter, The Shorely

Yes, they’re back off school and ready for their grown-ups to fill the days with chocolate, hunts, crafts, chicks and more chocolate. Here are 5 ways to help keep your kids entertained in the Bay this Easter holidays…


1… Cockington Letterboxing Trail: Spring Secrets

Dates: 6 - 22 April 2019
Location:
Cockington Visitor Centre, Cockington Village TQ2 6XA
Fancy some mystery, adventure, and family fun? Cockington's Letterboxing Trail is back with Spring Secrets. Explore the amazing Cockington Village while trying to complete this active mystery. For more information visit the Trust website. Price: £2.00 - just turn up!


2… A Millennium of Monarchs

Dates: 7 – 11 April 2019
Location:
Torquay Museum, 529 Babbacombe Rd, Torquay TQ1 1HG
Torquay Museum are teaming up with the Devon-based, award-winning Pocket-watch Theatre Company. The original fun-filled family-friendly show about the British monarchy from 1066 to the 21st Century – 45 Kings and Queens in 45 manic minutes. Tickets: £10 adults/ £8 children


3… Scrap Tots

Dates: 4 - 25 April 2019
Location:
Torre Abbey, The King's Drive, Torquay TQ2 5JE
Get the kids creative this Easter with Squircle Arts at Torre Abbey with Scrap Tots! Make, build, create with the Trove Scrapstore. Little ones are encouraged to think outside the box or even sit in it and fly it to planet of the unicorn. Tickets: Cost - £3 per child (£5 per family) - just turn up!


4… The Great Big Dinosaur Egg Hunt

Dates: 10-22 April 2019
Location:
Occombe Farm, Preston Down Rd, Paignton TQ3 1RN
The Dino-Bunny has dropped dinosaur eggs all over Occombe Farm and needs your family to match the eggs with the right dino-family. This epic-egg muddle is a fun activity along Occombe’s Woodland trail, with clues to find and puzzles to solve. Tickets: £2.50 - just turn up.


5… The Amazing Adventure of Pinocchio

Date: Thursday 18 April 2019
Location:
Palace Theatre, Palace Ave, Paignton TQ3 3HF
You’ll fall in love with this musical from Immersion Theatre. This new adaptation of the classic Pinocchio is based on Carlo Collodi’s fantastical children’s book. Be captivated by this magical story being re-told at Palace Theatre. Performances at 13:30 and 17:00, 50 mins first act (20 mins interval) 45 mins second act. Tickets: from £12.00


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