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What to Do This Easter Holiday in Devon?

Easter is the time to get out and about in Devon.  With the landscape changing, new life and longer days alongside egg hunts and special family activities, why not head to Devon this Easter!  This Easter Holiday in Devon runs from the 3rd to the 14th of April 2023, so why not pop on down and join in the fun.  In the season of delicious treats and family fun, why not get involved in the special events that our top county attractions are hosting or simply just enjoy the improving weather, blooming landscapes, and new wildlife.  For recommendations of what to do this Easter Holiday in Devon, keep reading!


Discover nature at its best this Easter at Canonteign Falls with a paved labyrinth for children to explore, with play and fairy trails in the ferns.  Explore the adventure playgrounds complete with trampoline and mini assault course.  Or hunt for eggs on their Easter trail whilst spotting the resident fairies and willow animals.  Feed the ducklings at the lake or enter their Easter colouring competition.  Spend the day at the highest waterfall in the South West and enjoy all the action-packed activities they have on offer.  With activities running throughout the Easter Holidays, book online today for a day of hunting and exploring!


Delve into the adventure underground at Kents Cavern this Easter Holiday in Devon.  Join them for the Easter Egglow between the 1st and 14th of April.  Where a guide will lead you through the cave to see how many glowing eggs you can find whilst earning yourself an Easter treat!  Learn how the caves were formed, different survival skills from during the Stone Age, what cave people looked like and more during this educational but adrenaline-filled day.  With many of the activities enjoyable for all ages, bring the whole family for a day of fun underground this Easter Holiday in Devon.


Hop into the Easter season at Pennywell Farm, with lots of activities on for all ages.  With thousands of chocolatey prizes up for grabs, an Easter trail, games and giveaways, there is something for the whole family this Easter Holiday in Devon!  Follow the clues and spot the eggs and bunnies around the farm.  Visit the Easter bunny’s holiday home and meet the Easter bunny.  Enter the colouring competition.  Join in the Orchard Games.  Explore the farm, try out some rides and make sure to visit the new-born animals!  With so much happening this Easter, head to their website to find out more and be sure to check the farm out on Your Devon Escape.


Head to Plymouth this Easter Holiday in Devon for an immersive experience like no other.  Enter the immersive dome at Market Hall in Devonport for a series of family-friendly 360 degree shows.  The dome is the largest in Europe and is a world-class space for immersive technology.  With various shows happening throughout April including sensory and baby sessions, head to their website to find out which one is a good fit for you.  Enjoy something unique on Your Devon Escape.


A fun and free family day out on the 7th of April 2023.  Held from 11:30am to 5:30pm, join in on the fabulous day by the sea.  Enjoy lots of family-friendly entertainment and shopping along Torbay Road this Easter Friday.  Easter marks the beginning of the fine weather, longer, sunnier days, and the first opportunity for families to get away for a short break.  This festival has been created to encourage people into the town and support the wonderful local traders.  Join the fun in the Drum Workshop expertly hosted by Drum Devon. Grab your partner and dance to live music with Samantha Montini. Poulton’s Puppets will be on hand with a traditional Punch & Judy show. And, of course, no Easter event is complete without an Easter Egg Hunt.  Explore the English Riviera and Geopark looking for chocolatey prizes.  With lots of activities to get involved in, head on over this Easter Holiday in Devon.


On Thursday the 13th of April, head on over to the Totnes Spring Festival.  Held from 10:00am to 5:00pm in the Market Square and Civic Hall, get involved in this fun and free family day out.  With live music, gift stalls, street food, a treasure hunt and more, hop along on Your Devon Escape for a day of family-friendly fun.  Buy a gift from a local vendor to take home and remember Your Devon Escape or pretend to be the Easter bunny and bounce on the bouncy castle.  With so much to engage in during this Spring Festival for the whole family, take a visit this Easter Holiday in Devon.

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