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Easter egg hunt at Dunstable Downs

This Easter, join Skye the Kite on an uplifting family adventure as she takes flight in our vibrant springtime sky!

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. The trail takes place between 29 March and 14 April 2024, from 10.30am to 4.00pm, with last entry at 4.00pm, so come along and explore the beautiful landscape of Dunstable Downs. Prices are £3 per trail which includes an Easter trail sheet, bunny ears and dairy or vegan and Free From* chocolate egg.

*Suitable for people with milk, egg, gluten, peanut and tree nut allergies.

Skye loves soaring high, feeling the wind, and looking at the meadows below. But when she breaks free from her string, she discovers that higher up, the sky contains more than just kites…

Join our trail to spread your wings and learn all about the objects that can be found in our vast Dunstable Down sky through an exciting mix of games and challenges for the whole family to get involved in.

Complete all the activities to claim your sweet victory!

Pre-booking not required. Car parking charges apply.



Event prices

Ticket typeTicket category
per trail£3.00
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The basics


Children welcome

Meeting point

Meet at the visitor centre to collect your trail sheet.

What to bring and wear

This event is outdoors and could be muddy so please wear appropriate clothing.


The visitor centre, courtyard and trail is step free and suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs.


Dogs should remain on leads around the visitor centre.

Contact info

Chilterns Gateway Centre

Upcoming events


Gentle Stroll: to the Knolls for International Wheelchair Day 

At Dunstable Downs, different access needs are never a barrier to exploring nature!

Event summary

1 Mar 2024
10:30 to 13:00

Mother's Day Tea 

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a delicious cream tea and fizz for two at the View Café.

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9 Mar to 10 Mar 2024
11:00 to 17:00
+ 1 other date or time

Heritage Day: Coffee Morning 

Do you have memories of Dunstable Downs pre-1980? We'd love for you to join us for a coffee and a chat!

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14 Mar 2024
10:00 to 11:30

Twilight Night 

For a new way to experience Dunstable Downs, join us for a sunset opening during Ramadan!

Event summary

15 Mar 2024
17:00 to 19:00