The Easter holidays are great for spending time with the family, but it’s often hard to decide just what to do. We’ve picked some of our favourite things to do during the holidays, come rain or shine, to inspire you to make the most of the break. Plus, when you arrange your Easter activities online the easyfundraising way, you’ll raise a donation for your good cause too.
The UK’s best theme parks are running some cracking Easter events over the holidays. If the weather is good, it’s the perfect day out for the family.
If you book tickets for Alton Towers (1.0% donation) online 5+ days in advance of your visit this Easter, you could save over £20pp and under 3’s go free. You could extend your visit with an overnight stay by booking an Easter short break. It includes an overnight stay in a Themed Hotel or Woodland Lodge, 1-hour early access to the park, evening entertainment and breakfast.
Discover the brand new Gruffalo River Ride Adventure at Chessington World of Adventures (1.5% donation). If you fancy staying overnight, there are three unique accommodation options to choose from – Azteca Hotel, Safari Hotel and Explorer Glamping.
You could head a little further and hop over the channel to Disneyland Paris (raise up to £1 donation). You can purchase either Park tickets or packages including Hotel accommodation and Park tickets via easyfundraising.
Why not take a look at Groupon (up to 8.00% donation) for any special offers and discounts when you visit these attractions.
Rainy Easter Holiday ideas
If the weather is miserable this Easter Holiday, there’s still plenty of ways to have fun, even without leaving the comfort of your home.
Audible (up to 6.00% donation) is the UK’s largest provider of downloadable audiobooks and is a great way to encourage the family to get reading. You’ll find something for all the family, including kid’s titles, fiction, comedy, self-development, and much more to download and listen to instantly. The audiobooks are exclusively compatible with iPods, plus over 500 other devices including phones.
If arts and crafts are more your thing, get crafty by shopping online at Hobbycraft (up to 5.00% donation) and choose from 35,000 arts and crafts products that you can use for 250 fascinating activities the kids will love.
Family of film and TV lovers? Stay ahead of the crowd with Now TV (up to £35 donation), which features the latest movies 12 months before Netflix. For £2.99 a month and no contract, get kids TV they’ll love, including 1000’s of episodes of quality kids TV on demand with no adverts.
Easter day-trip fun in London
If you fancy a day of exploring a bustling city, you could head to London by train for a real family adventure. Book with Virgin Trains (0.50% donation) and take advantage of their 2 for 1 offer on West End shows, SEA LIFE London Aquarium, London Zoo and much more.
Wildlife lover? Head to ZSL London Zoo (2.5% donation) where from 1st – 17th April you can collect stamps, enjoy activities and storytelling along with a self-guided trail, which is inspired by the classic children’s book Dear Zoo.
If you’re heading to the West End to catch a show, pre-order with LOVEtheatre (2.5% donation). From 7th – 27th April, take part in the London West End Easter Hunt and use Twitter and Instagram to
Make a weekend of it and book a centrally located hotel or hire an apartment. Browse accommodation options with Booking.com (up to 3.25% donation), lastminute.com (up to 5.5% donation) and Expedia who have increased donations of up to 5% on hotels until the end of April.