What’s on – Weekend 27th & 28th April


Bluebell Walk at Rode Hall & Gardens

It’s the last weekend of the Big Cats made with LEGO® Bricks at Chester Zoo and the first weekend of the Bluebell Walks at Rode Hall! There’s also a visitor day at Knutsford Sports Club, and it’s your last chance to do some Easter activities too!

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The Kid who would be King at the Curzon

Curzon, Knutsford
Sat 27th April 10:30am

The Kid who Would be King is showing at the Curzon for Kids Club (£3 tickets!) on Saturday morning.  Click for more details  

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Knutsford Sports Club Open Day

Knutsford Sports Club, Mereheath Lane
Sat 27th April 2pm – 4:30pm

Used to play? Want to play? Want your youngsters to play? Want to get fitter? Come along to the friendliest multi sports club in Cheshire for our visitor open day! Anyone interested in trying tennis, achery, squash or cricket can come down and play. There will be a bar and barbecue and equipment will be provided. Click for more details

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Have-a-go Nature Explorers

Quarry Bank Mill, Wilmslow
Sat 27th April 1pm – 3pm

Every month in Spring you can have a go at a wild outdoor activity at Quarry Bank. From pond-dipping to wild art, there’s always a new adventure to enjoy. No need to book for these session, just drop in on the day and follow the directions. Free event but normal admission applies. Click for more details

Bluebell Walks

Rode Hall, Scholar Green
Sat 27th April – Weds 8th May, 11-4pm

*Closed Sat 27th due to weather – check Rode  Hall’s Facebook page for updates* We are delighted to welcome you to Rode for our wonderful Bluebell Walks.  The carpet of bluebells in the Old Wood is stunning and combined with our beautiful blooming daffodils, azaleas and early rhododendrons it is a lovely Spring Walk. Admission £5/Children £2/Under 5’s Free.   Click for more details

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Big Cats made with LEGO® Bricks

Chester Zoo, Chester
13th Feb – 30th April

*LAST WEEKEND* We’re bringing you an incredible collection of BIG CATS to the zoo, made completely out of LEGO® bricks! You’ll be able to explore the BIG CATS exhibition and discover more about these incredible species, as well as boosting your brick-building skills by having a go at creating your own animal model. Plus there will be plenty of playful cat-themed events and activities for you to get involved in! There are also be ten endangered brick animals hidden around the zoo for you to discover in our LEGO Brick Trail, with a chance for you to WIN your own in our competition! Normal admission applies.  Click for more details.

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Discover The Tale of Madagascar

Chester Zoo, Chester
Special events until 28th April

Take a trip to Madagascar this spring! Wander through our NEW lemur walkthrough habitat, opening 30 March! This Easter we’re bringing the incredible island of Madagascar to you!  Join us as we celebrate this amazing habitat, the wildlife found there and just what makes this part of the world so unique!  We’ll be celebrating with an playful programme of activities including storytelling, dance, music and art – sharing the unique characteristics and culture of Madagascar. Click for more details.

Easter Afternoon Tea at Cottons

Cottons Hotel & Spa, Knutsford
Mon 15th April to Sun 28th April from 12:30pm 

Treat the family with our Easter afternoon tea! There’s an adult and children’s version, both including sandwiches and an amazing selection of sweet treats. Kids will also get an Easter egg to take home! £12.95 per child, £23.95 per adult. Click here to read Knutty Mums’ review. Call the Restaurant Team on 01565 650333 to book.

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Jawsome Sharks – Easter Egg Hunt

SeaLife Centre,  intuTrafford Centre
Until Sun 28th April

Head to the SeaLife Centre, Manchester and help Professor Finn to find shark eggs and shark teeth hidden throughout the aquarium. Earn your special Easter reward when you help him solve the code! Along the way, you will learn about different species of sharks and their eggs, and at the end Professor Finn will greet you and share some of his expert knowledge! Included in standard admission  Click for more details

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Percy the Park Keeper Storytelling – Easter

Dunham Massey
1st – 28th April

Join Percy and hear about his adventures in nature’s playground with his woodland friends. Dress up and become part of the story with our interactive storytelling sessions all through the Easter holidays. Booking not needed. Free event (normal admission applies). Click for more details

Polly Pig Trail

Blakemere Village,  Northwich
Sat 27th April – Sun 16th June

Find Polly’s Piglets this summer! Once upon a time in the village of Blakemere there was a pig called Polly who had six mischievous Little piglets who all decided to hide… Can you help Find them? Join in this fun activity trail to find Polly’s piglets and complete the activities along the way. Purchase your activity pack for just £3 per child from the Visitor Information Centre from 10.00am – 4.00pm weekdays and 10.30am -4.00pm weekends. A great trail for 3 – 11yrs Click for more details

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt – One Springy Day

Dunham Massey
30th March – 28th April

Join Percy the Park Keeper and his woodland friends on the first of four seasonal activity trails across the year. Based on the new book ‘One Springy Day’ by Nick Butterworth. Complete the trail around the garden to receive a Cadbury chocolate reward (while stocks last). Pick up your tickets and trails from Visitor Reception on the day. £2.50 per trail. Normal admission applies. Click for more details

Brereton Heath Easter Hunt

Brereton Heath Local Nature Reserve
Sat 6th – Sun 28th April

Ranger Mark’s Easter Eggs have been stolen! Can you help him find the wildlife that has taken them and collect their names? Pick up a map from the visitor centre (between 9am and 4pm) and get searching around the park. Click for more details

Spring Trail

Biddulph Grange Garden
6th – 28th April during garden opening times

See the Garden bursting into life as you spot the hidden bunnies. £2.50 per child (including Sprout pencil prize). Admission fees apply. No need to book. Click for more details.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt at Lyme 

Lyme Park, Macclesfield
Sat 6th – Sun 28th April

Come and explore the garden at Lyme and take the whole family on a nature adventure. Complete the trail to receive a chocolate prize. £2.50 per child. Normal admission applies. Click for more details.

The Lost Words at Lyme 

Lyme Park, Macclesfield
Sat 6th – Sun 28th April

Acorn. Ivy. Heather. Explore Lyme to seek out words like these that are disappearing from children’s vocabulary. Pick up your Lyme dictionary and Investigate the garden to discover words from Robert McFarlane and Jackie Morris’ spell book brought to life. £2.50 per trail. normal admission applies. Click for more details.

Days out inspiration

Check out our days out page for ideas including  museums, galleries, farms, zoos, and other indoor and outdoor fun! Click here to see the full list. Please make sure to check seasonal opening times!

Cafés with things for kids to do

Fancy going for a coffee/brunch/lunch this weekend? Click here to see our list of child friendly cafés and pubs in Knutsford and nearby which have a play area/toys/animals to occupy the little ones!

Have you read Knutty Mums’ latest review of Wine and Wallop’s Spring menu?  Click here to see what we thought!

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