• Damson Dene Hotel
    Near Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Riverside Hotel
    Located in Kendal town centre
  • Newby Bridge Hotel
    Overlooking Lake Windermere
  • Cuckoo Brow Inn
    Close to Lake Windermere
  • Windermere Park
    Windermere Village

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1st – 23rd April – Lakeland Maze Park Farm Easter Activities

Whatever the weather, Lakeland Maze Farm Park is a real Easter egg-stravaganza for all the family. Join in all the fun activities including an Easter egg hunt, farm animals to see, both indoor and outdoor play and picnic areas, climbing wall, go karts, tractor rides and so much more.


8th – 23rd April – Dragon Egg Hunt & The Growing Egg at Lowther Castle

Go along with family and friends and see how many dragon eggs you can track down! Don't forget to check out the fantastic growing egg sculpture featured in the main courtyard of the grounds.

8th – 23rd April – Teddies Go Free on Ullswater Steamers at Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway

Grab your favourite teddy and go for a fun-filled ride free of charge! All you need is a full-paying accompanying adult on a Ride all Day fare. Don't forget to keep a beady eye out for teddy bear clues around the railway to win fabulous prizes.

8th – 30th April – Ullswater Daffodil Fest

Between Aira Force and Glenridding/Pooley Bridge is a marvellous daffodil trail for youth to follow and explore. Download a quiz sheet here and battle to win great prizes!

14th – 16th April – Taste Cumbria Festival in Kirkby Lonsdale

Have a taste of the first ever Taste Cumbria Easter beer, created by the wonderful team at Kirkby Lonsdale Brewery! A packed producers market in the Market Square and a beer festival in the Royal Barn will surely tickle your fancy. Children's entertainment is also available!


14th – 17th April – Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Wordsworth House and Gardens with National Trust Properties


15th – 17th April – Easter Kite Festival at Birdoswald Roman Fort

12th April - 'Where is Peter Rabbit' Easter Treasure Trail

A smart phone is all you need to take part in the digital Egg Hunt (and a vehicle to get you to the starting point!). Explore the magnificent Lake District searching for 1 of 100 ceramic eggs with the help of an interactive map, with great prizes to compete for! A minimum £4 family donation is all that is asked. The event raises money for Wateraid, an international charity providing clean water and sanitation to some of the world’s poorest communities.

16th April - Peter Rabbit Mini Egg Hunt at World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

A chocolate egg and a sticker is to be won on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday, don't miss out! The mini egg hunt is included in a children's entry ticket to the Attraction.

Displaying now until 11th June – Biosystem, Grizedale Forest

Meadhbh O’Connor is an Irish artist who works at the conjunction of science, environmentalism and art. Biosystem is a solo exhibition of sculptural installations and aims to “draw attention to our place in a wider natural system that is both powerful and fragile”. A must see exhibition! For more information, visit Meadhbh’s website here.

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