Spend your Easter in Nottinghamshire
Whether you are planning a relaxing Easter break or looking for something to keep the kids entertained during the holidays you will find plenty of things to do in Nottinghamshire.
Families will love the Eggciting Easter Eggstravaganza at Green's Windmill and Science Centre, which takes place on 25th March. Explore the the stunning windmill, which was restored in 1985, as your little ones go in search of chocolate treats. There is more holiday fun at Bolsover Castle with the Easter Adventure Quest, which takes place over Easter weekend. Over the four days you will be able to meet characters from the past, such as kings, Roman centurions or monks.
Visit Ye Olde Bell and indulge in the Easter Sunday Lunch. Bring the family along and enjoy a delicious four course lunch. There will also be a special children's Easter Bonnet competition with the best bonnet winning their family's lunch. Ye Olde Bell, which is in the pretty village of Barnby Moor near Retford, is also hosting an Easter Sunday luncheon over the Easter long weekend giving you the chance to spend time with your loved ones while enjoying delicious food.
Take the family to The Workhouse where spring is already in the air with plenty Easter activities to interest all. Over the Easter weekend children can enjoy following the Mary Mouse trail, exploring the building’s nooks and crannies while trying to escape George the master’s cat, and much more. Trails cost £1.50 and include a special prize. If you're looking for fun things to do for the little ones in the city centre you can take them to the Nottingham Castle where they can help Robin Hood to find the missing Easter eggs hidden around the Castle's grounds.
Or why not make the most of the long weekend by planning a night out with dinner and dancing? At Tom Brown's Brasserie, on the banks of the River Trent, you you can tuck into a three-course meal and listen to live music, while The Riverbank will be hosting a pop-up party with live music from British soul group The Real Thing.