Easter at Castle Ward

Family doing Easter trail in the gardens

Join us for an Easter adventure in nature at Castle Ward. Discover our family-friendly trail with fun activities for you to do along the way. Complete the trail and earn your chocolate egg at the end.

Easter adventures in nature

Our Easter trail runs from 8 - 19 April, between 11am - 4pm, with last entry at 3.45pm and costs £3 per child, so come and explore the trail to discover some bugs and beasties along the way at Castle Ward.

At the start of your Easter adventures in nature trail, pick up your activity pack from the Stableyard to find the bespoke trail you’re going to follow. Find and complete the 10 nature-inspired activities that are hiding along the way. Finish the trail and collect your Rainforest Alliance chocolate egg or an allergen-free alternative at the end (where available).

Before visiting, please check local and national government guidance on travelling.

From the Earth - Sustainable Market

Visit Castle Ward from Saturday 16 to Monday 18 April from 10am - 5pm to peruse the stalls at the fair, with local businesses chosen for their benefit to nature as well as our health and wellbeing. Find locally made bread, homemade skincare products and delicious produce.

Our vendors include:

Knead and Prove sourdough
Strawberry Cove candles
Ballysugagh Farm eggs and vegetables
Wild About Soaps
The Woofternoon Tea Co artisan dog treats
Freedom Cosmetics
Bark and Amble dog treats and accessories
Lily Loves… sustaible clothing
The Salty Herb skincare
The Refill Machine sustaible living supplies
OMC Knitwear
Bodhi Living and Lifestyle
Honeybee Ireland
Plumpy Balms
Tom and Ollie
The Little Shop Of Plants

Visitors enjoying easter craft activities

Easter activities and events 

This Easter find plenty of things to do at home or at a place near you. From arts and crafts to Easter events and trails, be inspired by spring as you learn interesting facts, get creative or do something for nature. And there's inspiration and activities for adults too.