Home > News > Easter Bank Holiday Events in Yorkshire

Easter Bank Holiday Events in Yorkshire

Easter Bank Holiday Events in Yorkshire

If you’re on the hunt for some exciting Easter events in Yorkshire, look no further… Everything you could possibly think of is taking place across the region, whether that’s an easter egg hunt for the children, a spot of bank holiday boozing for the adults or the chance to indulge in some sweet treats, Yorkshire has it all. 


Tattu Leeds Launches Tribe of Tattu Brunch

Tribe of Tattu Brunch, Leeds

Lucky for the people of Leeds, contemporary Chinese restaurant Tattu are launching their new Sunday event ‘Tribe of Tattu Brunch’, starting Easter Bank Holiday on 9th April.

Inspired by the spirit and sounds of Tulum, you can lose yourself in the rhythms of tribal-house music whilst enjoying plenty of free-flowing cocktails. You can party like never before and satisfy your hunger with their three-wave set menu that combines new flavours and new ingredients.

The Piece Hall - Easter Events

Family Easter Hunt | The Piece Hall, Halifax

This year, dotted around The Piece Hall are some Easter clues that Pieces the Bunny has hidden for you to discover as a family. Start by collecting your trail from the Visitor Centre and take off on an adventure around The Piece Hall, search the shops for hidden clues and claim an egg-citing chocolate treat at the end. Busy Easter Bank Holiday? No problem, these Easter events are sticking around from April 1st-16th so everyone gets the chance to explore! The trails depart every half hour between 10am – 2.30pm every day.

The Tetley Leeds Sunday Lunch

Manor House Lindley Afternoon Tea cakes close up

Chocolate Truffle Workshop & Easter Afternoon Tea | The Manor House, Lindley

Take a trip to the Manor House Lindley on Friday, 7th April and join in a deliciously indulgent workshop that’s perfect for all those chocolate lovers. The workshop includes making ganache from scratch, moulding and decorating your own box of truffles.

If you’re looking for something less hands-on, treat yourself to their delectable Easter afternoon tea on Sunday 9th April, with delicate sandwiches, elegant patisserie, and your choice of tea or fizz.

Choctail Masterclass - Harvey Nichols Leeds

Choctail Masterclass | Harvey Nichols, Leeds

Delve into the world of chocolate cocktails with Harvey Nichols’s in-house mixologist. This masterclass will start with a spirit tasting and exploration of the best components for a cocktail. Then, learn how to make and shake three specially curated, chocolatey cocktails with tastings of course, before trying your hand at mixing up your own. If an After Eight Martini, Bananachoco or Chocolate Martini sounds appealing to you, book yourself into this Easter event on Thursday 6th April, spaces are limited.

£50 Harvey Nichols Leeds Restaurant Voucher

The Crown Hotel Boston Spa Pizza Making Easter Event

Kids’ Pizza Making | The Crown Hotel, Boston Spa

Making a comeback this Easter Bank Holiday is the popular Kids’ Pizza Making sessions at The Crown in Boston Spa. A contemporary country pub that’s perfect for a quick pint after work or enjoying a family meal out on the weekends. On Tuesday 4th & 11th April, your little ones can take part in stretching, topping and eating their own pizza creations. It’s the ideal Easter event to get the whole family out of the house.


York Chocolate Festival - Easter Events

York Chocolate Festival

As a celebration of York’s chocolate history and of course Easter, the York Chocolate Festival is back. Returning to Parliament Street, expect a weekend filled with tastings, makings, workshops and artisan markets. Running from 5th – 9th April, take part in a walking sample trail to try samples from some of the best of York’s food scene. Better yet, expect to find a ‘Chocolate Bar’ where you’ll have the chance to relax and enjoy a drink or two. Perhaps, cocoa gin or chocolate stout will be your drink of choice for the weekend.

Three's A Crowd x Bandaraa Summer Party friends

Easter Egg Hunt | Three’s A Crowd, Harrogate & Leeds

After the huge success of the event last year, the Three’s A Crowd Easter Egg Hunt is back between 4th – 7th April for the Easter weekend! As they post clues on their social media pages, you can set off on a hunt around Harrogate and Leeds to find the Easter egg. Whoever finds the egg will receive the prize of 6 Easter-themed cocktails to enjoy before the end of April. The hunt is on.

£40 Three’s A Crowd Restaurant Voucher

Coniston Easter Egg Trail - Easter weekend what's on in yorkshire

Easter Trail & Roast | The Coniston, Skipton

Drive out into the Yorkshire Dales and over to The Coniston Hotel & Spa in Skipton for a self-guided Easter trail through their picturesque estate. It’s the perfect Easter event to soak up the spring weather while looking for clues that will help you crack the trail. As you work up an appetite, a delicious Sunday Roast Sharing Board will be waiting for you and your group in their View Restaurant.

Signature Afternoon Tea at Coniston Hotel, Spa & Country Estate


Easter Afternoon Tea | The Majestic Hotel & Spa, Harrogate

Adding some extra sweetness into the Easter Bank Holiday is The Majestic Hotel in Harrogate. Throughout the month of April, they will be hosting a special Easter-themed Afternoon Tea that certainly won’t disappoint. Enjoy a selection of finger sandwiches, warm hot cross buns with clotted cream, and some show stopping patisserie. From Battenberg macaroons and chocolate praline choux nests to candyfloss ‘bunny tails’. Don’t miss up to 22% off Afternoon Tea at The Majestic with our exclusive offer.

Majestic Hotel Harrogate Afternoon Tea

Whitby Abbey - Easter Events

Easter Adventure Quest | Whitby Abbey & Scarborough Castle

Explore the grounds of Whitby Abbey or Scarborough Castle at these fun Easter events. Hunt for clues and challenges and discover classic games like the egg and spoon race. Track down the Easter eggs and you’ll be rewarded with a delicious chocolate treat.

It’s the perfect way to get out and about in history this bank holiday, and an easy way to pick up a sweet treat. The Adventure Quest will be taking place between1st-16th April at Scarborough Castle, and between 1st-6th April and 11th-16th April at Whitby Abbey.

Grantley Hall Norton bar and terrace

Easter Sunday Family Luncheon | Grantley Hall, Ripon

It’s time to make memories this Easter and where better to do just that than Grantley Hall? Held in their stunning events space on Sunday 9th April, all the family can enjoy a seasonal afternoon for the Easter weekend. With a luncheon, live entertainment and an Easter treat for all the guests to take home.

Middletons York Afternoon Tea

Castle Howard - Easter Events

Sculpture Trail & Chocolate Workshops | Castle Howard, York

Adventure around the grounds of Castle Howard this Easter Bank Holiday. Discover a trail of Wildlife Willow Sculptures and take part in a chocolate workshop for those with a sweet tooth. Between 1st-16th April, seek out creatures created by local artist Dragon Willow and be rewarded with a tasty treat.

In the Courtyard Gallery, test your skills with their Easter chocolate lollipop, Easter egg or chocolate bar making workshops. These are some Easter events you don’t want to miss.


Easter Afternoon Tea & Sunday Lunch | Malmaison, York

Get ready for the bank holiday weekend with four days of spring vibes, outstanding food and drink and plenty of chocolate. From 6th – 11th April, tuck into a fun Easter Afternoon Tea or Sunday Lunch at Malmaison in York.

goldsborough hall hotel - building exterior

Easter Trail | Goldsborough Hall, Knaresborough

For a family-friendly Easter event that’s sure to be fun for the whole family, take a trip to stunning former royal residence Goldsborough Hall. An Easter egg trail can be fun for all ages, so take a stroll through their fabulous spring gardens and woodland and get hunting. All you need to do is solve each clue from the hidden painted eggs and complete this year’s anagram, and the winners will be awarded with a prize. You can take part in the trail between 10th-14th April.

Complete your visit with one of the best afternoon teas in Yorkshire or Easter Sunday lunch is delicious, with a tempting menu plus produce fresh from their kitchen garden and local suppliers.

Goldsborough Hall Harrogate Luxury Dine & Stay for Two


Afternoon Tea | The Principal, York

Indulge your inner child and adventure into the mouth-watering world of chocolate with the enchanting afternoon tea, inspired by York’s well renowned history with chocolate. Executive Chef Aaron Craig has created and developed a truly magical indulgence of mouth-watering flavours using some well-known classic inspiration of the nation’s favourite chocolates. Better yet, throughout the month of April they’ll even throw in a free glass of Prosecco – because who can say no to a glass of fizz!


Kelu Easter Events

Bank Holiday Drinks | Kelu, Sheffield

Kelu in Sheffield is a little slice of Sardinian paradise. Prepare to be transported to an oasis of warmth, mystery and cocktail mastery this bank holiday. This hidden rooftop bar in Kelham Island is perfect for date nights or catching up with friends. Spend the Easter Bank Holiday sampling their cocktail menu and dancing the night away. Make the evening more exciting by enjoying our exclusive sharing board and a bottle of wine offer available at Kelu.

Kelu Sheffield Sharing Board and Bottle of Wine

Kenwood Hall - Easter Events

Easter Hunt & Afternoon Tea | Kenwood Hall Hotel & Spa

Just a short drive away from Sheffield city centre you can find Kenwood Hall Hotel & Spa. Celebrate the Easter weekend in a way that’s perfect for the whole family. With a traditional afternoon tea, an Easter egg hunt within the grounds and a chocolate egg for every child, what’s not to love? These Easter events will be taking place on Sunday 9th April at 12pm.

Silversmiths Bottomless Brunch Sheffield

ATTACHMENT DETAILS Cannon-Hall-Farm-Easter-Events

Easter Lambing | Cannon Hall Farm, Barnsley

Take a trip to this award-winning family run attraction in South Yorkshire and discover the beauty of spring at Cannon Hall Farm. Between 1st-16th April, you may get the chance to watch brand new life brought into the world. Providing both education and entertainment for visitors, you can help welcome the baby lambs and learn everything you need to know about lambing!

Wentworth Woodhouse half term activities in Yorkshire

Easter Eggstravaganza | Wentworth Woodhouse, Rotherham

With the grand opening of the new Forest of Bewilderment in the Gardens at Wentworth Woodhouse, they’re the ideal Easter events to celebrate the bank holiday. There will be an Exotic Egg Trail open from4th-16th April, as well as live music over the weekend. You can also expect to find The Craft Trailer which will be open every day, offering a range of Easter-themed activities which are free of charge. Round off your visit with an exception afternoon tea in the Long Gallery


Burton Constable Hall - Easter Events

Outdoor Easter Trail | Burton Constable Hall, Hull

If you find yourself in Hull over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend, take an adventure through the outdoor Easter trail at Burton Constable Hall. Wandering through their stables, grounds and parkland, you will find clues you must follow to find the Easter egg nests. Be sure to grab a trail sheet and fill in the word from each nest you find to uncover the magical sentence. These Easter events will take place every day from5th-12th April.

The Fruit Market - Easter Events

Family Easter Bunny Hunt | The Fruit Market, Hull

Hosted by Hull’s cultural space, The Fruit Market, is a fun and exciting family Easter hunt taking place between1st-16th April. Hidden around some of the shop windows are Easter bunnies that have escaped and need finding. Pick up an entry form and complete the trail to receive a small Easter prize! They’re simple, family-friendly Easter events you can enjoy over the Easter weekend.

Burton Agnes Hall - Easter Events East Yorkshire

Easter Trail | Burton Agnes Hall, Driffield

From 1st-16th April, children are invited to get involved in an Easter egg hunt around the grounds of Burton Agnes Hall. There are 25 huge, hand-carved and painted wooden eggs hidden in the woodland, all you need to do is find them all! On your adventure, you’ll get to solve clues, learn about the history of Easter and explore the beautiful grounds. Save room for lunch as their wood-fired pizzas are to die for.


Save up to 50% this month on vouchers & experiences across Yorkshire

Sherry Discovery Experience at Iberica, Leeds 

Hepper House, 17a E Parade, Leeds LS1 2BH
  • Enjoy five different Spanish sherries, paired with delicious savoury nibbles.
  • SAVE 10%
£45.00 £40.50 Save 10% £45.00 10% OFF Read More Book ticket
Hepper House, 17a E Parade, Leeds LS1 2BH

Feversham Arms Helmsley Spa, Lunch, Fizz & Treatment

1-5 High St, Helmsley, YO62 5AG
  • The ultimate luxury hideaway experience
  • Award-winning spa facilities
  • SAVE 30%
£185.00 £130.00 Save 30% £185 30% OFF Read More Add to cart
1-5 High St, Helmsley, YO62 5AG

£40 Rise York Restaurant Voucher

Station Rise, York YO1 6GD
  • Located within York’s 5 Star Hotel
  • Expect modern British dishes with a Yorkshire twist
  • SAVE 25%
£40.00 £30.00 Save 25% £40 25% OFF Read More Add to cart
Station Rise, York YO1 6GD

Silversmiths Sunday Lunch | 3-Courses & a Drink

111 Arundel St, Sheffield S1 2NT
  • Renowned as one of Sheffield’s best restaurants
  • Utilising local suppliers to capture a true taste of Yorkshire
  • SAVE 37%
£31.50 £20.00 Save 37% £31.50 37% OFF Read More Add to cart
111 Arundel St, Sheffield S1 2NT

Masons of Yorkshire Personalised Gin or Vodka Bottle

  • Personalise a bottle of Masons gin or vodka
  • Over 180 worldwide awards
  • Includes free next working day delivery
  • SAVE 10%
From  £30.95 Read More Select options

3-course Sunday lunch at The Elmbank Hotel in York

Elmbank Hotel, The Mount, York YO24 1GE
  • Beautiful York city centre boutique hotel
  • Served in the art-filled Leetham Brasserie
  • SAVE 17%
£30.00 £25.00 Save 17% £30.00 17% OFF Read More Add to cart
Elmbank Hotel, The Mount, York YO24 1GE

Written by

Georgia Suggitt


Tags and Categories

Join our Foodie Community

Keep up to date with the latest news, reviews, foodie events and exclusive offers

By subscribing I agree to Yorkshire Food Guide’s T&Cs and Privacy Policy