Easter events in East Yorkshire

Easter brings with it a time of renewal and rejuvenation, inviting you to get outdoors and celebrate with family and friends. With a host of fun, family-friendly events taking place across the region you are sure to have a cracking time this Easter!

From the traditional to the unusual, there are plenty of ways to celebrate. Easter hunts and trails are a must, but you will also find everything from medieval jousting to alpaca trekking and Easter movie marathons to play dates with the Easter bunny at William’s Den! Or why not take flight to Bempton Cliffs to join in their special Easter activity programme? With so much to do, entertaining the children during the Easter holidays is easy-peasy!

Easter hunts and trails

Easter wouldn’t feel right without the opportunity to hunt through beautifully manicured gardens in search of Easter eggs! You will find no shortage of hunts and trails to join in with in East Yorkshire with hotels and stately homes throwing open their doors to your little Easter bunnies.  Wander through walled gardens and pretty woodland to complete the Easter trails before enjoying the rest of the attractions on offer and maybe a bite to eat in the on-site cafes.


Medieval jousting at Sewerby Hall

Sewerby Hall at Easter can only mean one thing… medieval jousting! The thrilling annual event takes place every Easter Sunday, marking a start to the spring season. Come along to see England’s number one jousting team battle it out. With around 20 jousters and their horses it’s a real spectacle and a highlight of Sewerby Hall’s Easter celebrations.

Aside from jousting and sword fighting there is a packed programme of Easter events to join in with including an appearance from the Easter bunny himself.

So what are you waiting for? Hop to it and enjoy a very happy East Yorkshire Easter!