If you are hoping to keep the kids busy with an Easter Egg Hunt or an Easter Trail over the school holidays then look no further! There are plenty of Easter Egg Hunts in Hertfordshire in 2017, to help keep the busiest of bunny detectives happy. To save you searching, I’ve gathered together a collection of egg hunts and trails so you can hop to it! As always, things can change so please don’t forget to check the details of an event directly with the venue or organisers, BEFORE you travel.
Happy hunting x
Willows Activity Farm, Coursers Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0PF
The Easter Eggstravaganza at Willows Activity Farm runs from Saturday 1st April to Monday 17th April 2017 and promises to be choc-o-bloc with family fun. There will be Easter egg and bunny hunts, shows, adventure play and farmyard fun. Visit the website for more information or to book tickets.
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston, Cambridgeshire, SG8 0BW
Join in the Easter fun on the Wimpole Estate, on the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt from Saturday 1st April to Monday 17th April 2017. Find the hidden carrots, spell out the secret word to receive a chocolate treat! The trail is £2.50 per child but don’t forget that you also need to pay for entrance to the Wimpole Estate, unless you are a member of the National Trust. Visit the website for more information.
Farrowby Farm, New Inn Road, Hinxworth, Hertfordshire, SG7 5EY
Visit Farrowby Farm from Saturday 1st April to Monday 17th April 2017 (CLOSED WEDNESDAYS) 10am-4pm and have a go at the Easter Picture Hunt. Just pick up your question sheet from the Tea Room and the search begins! Only £1 per child and there is a sweet treat at the end of the trail. Visit the website for more information.
Harpenden Common, Harpenden, AL5 1DT
The Harpenden Easter Egg Hunt 2017 takes place on Saturday 1st April 2017, from 1pm-4pm. Starting at Harpenden Cricket Club you can go on an egg hunt around Harpenden Common. Tickets can be purchased in advance from Thorns on Harpenden High Street or online. Ticket price includes a hunt prize, storytelling from Drama Llamas, a craft activity and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny! There will also be an Easter bonnet competition, face painting, a cafe and raffle. Easter bonnet judging will be at 3.30pm. Please note that there is no parking at the cricket club so you will need to park in the town centre and walk.
Mead Open Farm, Stanbridge Road, Billington, Nr Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 9JH
Mead Open Farm’s Easter Wonderland runs from Monday 3rd to Monday 17th April 2017. You can explore Alice’s Wonderland Walk, meet the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts and let the Cheeky Cheshire Cat guide you on your journey. Follow the clues to earn a chocolate treat and you might even meet some lambs, calves and piglets! Visit the website for more information.
Church Farm, Ardeley, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 7AH
Visit Church Farm, Ardeley Monday 3rd to Monday 17th April 2017 and follow the chick walk around the farm. Visit the website for more information.
Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JL
Visit Hatfield town centre anytime from Monday 3rd to Friday 21st April 2017, and find the eggs hidden around the Hatfield town centre shops. Pick up your Easter Egg Hunt sheet from The Hub, White Lion House, Town Centre, Hatfield on Weds, Thurs or Friday, or from participating town centre shops or online and you could win an annual season ticket for one adult and one child for Hatfield Park Farm. Visit the website for more information.
West Lodge, Hill End Lane, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0RA
On Wednesday 5th April 2017, 10.30am to 2.30pm (last entry at 2pm) go along to Highfield Park for the annual Easter Bunny Hunt. Wooden animals will be hiding in the park waiting to be found, leading to the bunny and Easter egg prizes. Enter the colouring competition, bring a picnic and enjoy the park. Entry is at West Lodge, Hill End Lane, St Albans, AL4 0RA. The Easter Bunny Hunt is £3 per child and no booking is required. Visit the website for more information.
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Nr Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Hop along to Ashridge Estate 10am-4pm Monday 10th April to Thursday 13th April 2017. The Early Bird Egg Hunt is £3 per child. Complete the Easter trail and receive a chocolate treat at the end. Visit the website for more information.
North Orbital Road, Chiswell Green, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL2 2DS
Visit Burston Garden Centre on Wednesday 12th April 2017, 11am to 3pm for some Easter themed fun including face painting and an Easter bunny hunt. Face painting is £3 per child. All money goes to Peace Hospice Care, Watford. Visit the website for more information.
Gymboree St Albans, 11 Hatfield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3RR
Join in the fun at Gymboree St Albans on Thursday 13th April 2017, 12.30 to 2pm, for an Easter party. Expect face painting, an Easter egg hunt, bubbles, Gymbo the clown and more! Open to members and non-members, tickets are £2 per child (£3 for two children) and there will be a small present for each child. Suitable for babies and children aged 0-6 years old. All the money raised will go to The Rainbow Trust children’s charity. To book your tickets call 01727 831551 or pop in to Gymboree St Albans. Visit the website for more information.
Capel Manor Gardens, Bullsmoor Lane, Enfield, EN1 4RQ
Explore Capel Manor this Easter on Friday 14th or Saturday 15th April 2017. There’s lots for children and adults to discover. Enjoy the new adventure trail, meet the spring bunnies and chicks and discover the new Fairy Forest and wishing arch. There’s even a free chocolate treat for every child. Visit the website to book your tickets or for more information.
Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Nr Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1LT
Hop along to Ashridge Estate 10am-4pm Friday 14th April to Monday 17th April 2017. The Egg Hunt is £5 per child. Complete the Easter trail and receive a chocolate treat at the end. This is a busy time at Ashridge so if you want to avoid the crowds try the Early Bird Trail. Visit the website for more information.
Dunstable Downs, Whipsnade Road, Dunstable, LU6 2GY
Discover the signs of Spring at Dunstable Downs on a special new trail through the trees from Friday 14th to Monday 17th April 2017, 11am-3pm. The egg hunt will take you on a journey through Chute Wood to find nest boxes and learn about the important nature conservation work the National Trust carries out. At the end of the trail you are sure to receive a tasty reward! Chute Wood is not suitable for wheelchairs or pushchairs. Visit the website for more information.
Knebworth House, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG1 2AX
Have fun at Knebworth this Easter in the gardens and park on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th April 2017 from 11am. Explore the maze and the dinosaur trail, enjoy Spring flowers and the adventure playground. There will be an Easter Trail available to purchase from the gift shop with a reward at the end! Visit the website for more information.
Shepreth Wildlife Park, Station Road, Shepreth, Nr Royston, Hertfordshire, SG8 6PZ
Visit Shepreth Wildlife Park from Friday 14th to Monday 17th April 2017 and you can enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt through the grounds of the wildlife park. Normal admission rates apply. Visit the website for more information.
Wick Wood, Marshal’s Drive, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 4RE
The Woodland Trust’s St Albans Local Support Group will be running their annual Easter Hunt in Wick Wood, St Albans on Saturday 15th April 2017, 10am-12noon. Find 5 different Easter tokens and bring them back to be exchanged for a small chocolate treat. No booking required, just turn up. Entrance is 50p per person and all proceeds go to the Woodland Trust. Wear your wellies as it is muddy! Visit the website for more information.
Langleybury Children’s Farm, Langleybury Lane, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire, WD4 8RN
Visit the Langleybury Children’s Farm on Saturday 15th April 2017, 11am to 5pm, for the Easter Open Day and enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt, see the newborn animals and enjoy the BBQ. Take cash as there are no card machines or card payment facilities on the farm. Visit the website for more information.
Hatfield Park Farm , George’s Gate, Hatfield House, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5HX
Come along to Hatfield Park Farm Saturday 15th April to Monday 17th April 2017 for Easter family fun with a quiz, trail, bonnet making and lots more! Visit the website for more information.
Inn on the Park Café, Verulamium Park, St Michael’s Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 4SN
Join in the Easter fun on Sunday 16th April 2017, from 11am, at the Inn on the Park Café in St Albans! Collect your clue sheet from inside the café and when you have found all the clues you can collect a chocolate prize. £3 per child. Visit the website for more information.
East Common, Redbourn, Hertfordshire, AL3 7ND
Come along to the first Redbourn Easter Egg Trail 10am-4pm on Sunday 16th April and Monday 17th April 2017. Redbourn Scout Group will be running the Easter Trail around Redbourn village to fundraise for new tents and equipment. All welcome. Visit the Facebook Page for more information.
Details of events are correct at the time of publishing.
Please check the details of an event directly with the venue or organisers, BEFORE you travel.