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Things to do at Easter in Deal & Kent

By Natascha Henderson | Friday, 22 March 2024

Easter is here and it’s a great time to get out and about and enjoy some of the many activities on offer in Deal and Kent.  These range from Easter egg hunts, to recreating Dover Castle out of lego or why not spend a day concentrating on bugs?  There is something for all the family to enjoy.  We hope you have a great Easter weekend.

Easter Activities Dover Castle

Build with the brick artists from Lego a replica of the Great Tower, once you have built your section, the brick builders will put all your creations together into one amazing recreation of the heart of Dover Castle.

Visit Dover Castle | English Heritage (


Betteshanger Park Easter Egg Hunt

Easter egg trail with Peter Rabbit taking place in the country park, through the woods, bring your wellies if its wet. Throughout the Easter weekend


Motorsport UK British Rallycross Championship 5 Nations Trophy

The championship is back at Lydden Hill Race Circuit with a full two rounds over the Easter bank holiday weekend,

Lydden Hill Race Circuit in Kent – The Home Of Rallycross


Kent Heritage Farm Park

Lamb bottle feeding, farm rides, paint a pot studio, Mr Moo’s Messy Play and much more.

Kent Life Heritage Farm Park – Farm in MAIDSTONE, Maidstone – Visit South East England



South Foreland Lighthouse National Trust Easter Egg hunt

A sailing ship has gone aground on the nearby Goodwin Sands and has lost its cargo of Easter Eggs.  Can you help the lighthouse keeper find and rescue the eggs?  Search for clues and complete activities.

South Foreland Lighthouse │ Kent | National Trust


Walmer Castle English Heritage Easter Egg Hunt

Explore the gardens and hunt for clues and challenges to discover traditional Easter games like egg rolling and egg and spoon races and track down those hidden eggs.

Walmer Castle and Gardens | English Heritage (


Brogdale Fruit Farm Teddy Bears Picnic & Beastie Day

Enjoy a family picnic in the beautiful surroundings of the blossom-covered orchards! Bring your favourite teddy bears to share your picnic and to join in with crafts, songs and stories. Or, if you are looking for something a bit different Brogdale are also running a Beastie day with bug shows, including giant cockroaches, millipedes, Tarantulas and Stick insects. The displays are educational, fun and packed full of weird, wonderful animals.

Brogdale Collections National Fruit Collection Heritage Orchards

Broadstairs Food Festival

Three Days of the finest food and drink producers of Kent and neighbouring counties. With over 100 traders offering hot and cold food options, regional produce and local craft. There will be hands-on cookery sessions for children, and families, plus an eclectic line-up of live music on the bandstand. Something for everyone!

Quex Adventure Farm Park bouncing Bunnies

A firm family favourite the Bouncing Bunnies Easter Trail is back for 2023, sweet treats, characters to meet and outdoor Easter fun on the Easter Trail

Welcome – Quex Park