Easter in Cornwall
7 March 2019
From egg hunts and craft fairs to historic music festivals, there are all sorts of fabulous family-friendly activities taking place in Cornwall this Easter. And with the Easter weekend falling later this year, we have high hopes for some amazing weather!
Here’s our round-up of the top things to do in Cornwall this Easter.
Easter at Eden | 6th – 25th April 2019
The Eden Project is one of the top places to visit in Cornwall, regardless of the time of year. However, Easter at Eden is always something special. At this year’s farm-themed event, you and the family can gather up eggs in Golden Egg hunt, work with the Eden farmers to discover how crops grow, and take part in the giant scramble course to get the farmyard animals safely back in their pens.
Easter Trail Extraordinaire at St Michael’s Mount | 7th – 22nd April 2019
This April, little ones can embark on a fantastic Easter trail around one of Cornwall’s most iconic landmarks. By following the clues and discovering more about the harbour and those who live or have visited the Mount in the past, they’ll piece together the answers and be rewarded with a chocolate prize.
The Secret Garden at The Minack | 9th – 19th April 2019
This April, the beloved story of The Secret Garden comes to The Minack Theatre at Porthcurno. A whole host of Cornish acting talent, and a menagerie of puppets, will bring this classic tale to life against a backdrop of the dramatic Cornish coastline. The performances are bound to be popular, so be sure to book well in advance if you fancy going along.
St Endellion Easter Music Festival | 13th – 21st April 2019
Over nine days, the St. Endellion Church near Port Isaac will play host to the historic St Endellion Easter Music Festival. Now in its 46th year, the festival brings together musicians from across the globe to perform opera, choral and orchestral concerts. Whether you’re a fan of classical music or not, the high standard of music making and intimate setting make this an event not to be missed.
Made in Cornwall Easter Fair | 17th – 20th April 2019
From Wednesday 17th April to Saturday 20th April, a whole host of Cornish craftsmen and artisan producers will descend upon Truro’s Lemon Quay for the Made in Cornwall Easter Fair. Expect everything from the finest quality gifts to traditional homemade food and drink.
Cadbury Easter Egg hunts with the National Trust | 19th – 22nd April 2019
Cadbury has once again partnered with the National Trust to offer egg hunts across the country. There will be lots of exciting activities and, of course, plenty of Cadbury chocolate for you and the little ones to enjoy. There are several Cornish National Trust properties participating this year. Those closest to our Clowance and Burn resorts include Godolphin, Tintagel Old Post Office, Trengwainton Garden, Glendurgan Garden, and Lanhydrock.