If you are stuck on what activities to do this year look no further. I have selected four of my favourite activities that are perfect for families to do this Easter.

Embrace your inner chef

Easter wouldn’t Easter without a tasty treat to celebrate the day, so why not get baking with some quirky and fun recipes!

Insanely Good Recipes have some egg-cellant ideas that will be a treat to share.

Spending time with the family   

Special occasions like Easter is all about spending time with those you love. Whether you want to go on an Easter egg hunt or relax with a picnic, there are many locations across the UK that will have plenty of choice.

The Times have shared Seven of the best Easter egg hunts in the UK so if you want to do something that all the family can get involved in these could be for you.

1. Great Railway Easter Egg Hunt, Isle of Wight
2. RHS Garden Hyde Hall, Chelmsford, Essex
3. The Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt, Hampton Court Palace, Surrey
4. Golden Easter Egg Trail, Beamish, Co Durham
5. The Great Studfold Easter Egg and Fairy Hunt, North Yorkshire
6. Coronation Chicken Easter Treasure Hunt, Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire
7. Canoe Easter Egg Hunt, New Forest, Hampshire

Time to get creative

Good Housekeeping share some amazing craft ideas to keep you entertained over Easter weekend.

DIY Easter baskets and Easter wreaths to floral candles that can easily be designed with acrylic paint. If you’re in search of creative egg decorating ideas and want to upgrade your Easter egg hunt this year, you can try fabric-wrapped eggs, pom-pom eggs, and eggs decked out with washi tape cut-outs. And for the true home design lovers out there, our list includes unexpected wood table runners, bunny tail garlands and accordion paper flowers — inexpensive decorations you’ll love displaying all season long.”

Ready for movie night?

If you prefer a quiet night in, Town and Country have suggested some perfect movies to watch over the Easter weekend. 

  • Hop
  • Zootopia
  • Peter Rabbit
  • Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Escapade can’t wait for all the Easter celebrations to get started! With all these activities to get involved in this year, hopefully it will put a spring in your step for a wonderful bank holiday!

Want some ideas for other special occasions? Check out Our Guide to Valentine’s Day, or see what brands are creating adverts for Mother’s Day.