Easter doesn’t only have to involve copious amounts of spring cleaning, chocolate and hunting for what the Easter Bunny has left you. We think it can embrace something different and hopefully indulging the right way. We have some alternative event options for making your Easter time that extra special!
Something for the kids –
Why not head down to Durlston Country Park during the Easter weekend and try out their extra super Easter trail Super Hero style! For just £3 follow the Superhero adventure trail to the castle and a surprise could be waiting for you at the end! 11am – 3pm daily! Enjoy the vistas and stop at a popular beauty spot for a picnic or a coffee and take in what Durlston has to offer.
Something for the adults! –
Now in its 10th year, the hugely popular Big Bournemouth Beer Festival returns to Bournemouth International Centre. This festival features a huge range of traditional real ales complimented by a range of novelty and seasonal beers, plus the ever popular cider, perry and wine bars. Food and bar snacks will also be available to purchase. You can grab your tickets for this ever popular festival from the BH live website before they go! BIC Purbeck Hall, Bournemouth – Friday 19 – Sunday 21 April.
Sit back, and indulge – If you are looking for a Easter escape and a break from the city, find yourself at the 5* Limewood Hotel in the New Forest. If you haven’t heard of this luxury hotel the Limewood is set in the heart of the stunning New Forest National Park, we like to think Lime Wood is laid-back luxury at its best – the perfect secluded hideaway escape! 1.5 miles from the small town of Lyndhurst and just an hour and a half drive from London! Take advantage of their offer – Forest Foodie – dinner, bed & breakfast from £555 for two. Includes Overnight stay, Full forest breakfast for 2, Dinner in Hartnett Holder & Co (three-course dinner for two with sides – excludes drinks) Use of the Herb House Spa.
For the active ones –
Bournemouth Bay Run -7th April. Whatever your running skill – fun or competitive, there’s a race for you. Set against the backdrop of Bournemouth’s famous seven-mile stretch of golden sand choose from a variety of distances and enjoy the fantastic views as you walk, jog or run along the South’s premier coastline!
Sign up online or if you feel like keeping it a spur of the moment thing it will only cost you £8 if before 11.45am. Either way, if you can handle a half marathon, a 5 or 10k your winners to us!