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Easter events to enjoy on the Jurassic Coast

The Easter Holidays are the perfect time to take a holiday with the kids, so why not choose East Devon for an Easter break? The Jurassic coast not only offers you plenty of chances to relax and unwind, but also gives you a whole host of activities to enjoy with the kids, rain or shine.

Here are our top picks for events happening during Easter that you could be enjoying whilst staying in one of our fabulous Holidays Cottages in Devon.

Easter Events in East Devon

The Easter Holiday Hunt: 27th March - 12th April 2015
The Easter Holiday Hunt is an annual event that takes place at The Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary. Alongside seeing the fabulous work that the sanctuary provides for Donkeys you can take part in their Easter Holiday Hunt. Riddle solving, egg hunting, and lots of chocolate rewards, who could ask for more during a holiday?

Easter Weekend Fun at Seaton Tramway: 3rd- 6th April 2015
Another great attraction in East Devon is the Seaton Tramway, mix this with various special events for all of the family taking place across the Easter Bank holiday weekend, and you have a day of entertainment and activities not to be missed! Starting on Friday the 3rd of March with Eastersaurus Fun on the parks popular Dinosaur train with Buddy the T.Rex and ending on the 6th of March with a fantastic chance to drive one of the trams, this is sure to be a weekend of events not to be missed in Seaton.

Lyme Regis Easter Bonnet Parade Sunday: 5th April 2015
The unspoiled coastal town of Lyme Regis is home to the next Easter event; a traditional Easter Bonnet Parade. Taking place at 3pm, the parade will make its way through the town and finish at the pavilion on the towns quaint seafront, offering visitors the chance to view local crowds showing off their very best Easter Bonnets. Judging will take place at the end and you can expect plenty of other entertainment taking place through the town.

Lyme Regis Easter Monday Duck Race: 6th April 2015
Staying in Lyme Regis, our next event takes place on Easter Monday and features the racing of over 1,000 yellow plastic ducks. The annual Easter Monday Duck Race in Lyme Regis is a great way to soak up the local hospitality and atmosphere during the Easter break. Visitors can buy tickets to get their own duck, with plenty of cash prizes up for grabs. Starting at midday and organised by the RNLI this is a fabulous event for all of the family.

Easter Weekend of Entertainment at Pecorama Gardens, Games & Trains: 3rd-6th April 2015
No doubt, those who have already stayed in one of our holiday cottages in Beer will have visited the local tourist attraction Pecorama. Located above the picturesque fishing Village of Beer, Pecorama has a host of things to see and do, including kids outdoor entertainment, model trains and magnificent gardens to explore. As if that already wasn’t enough to tempt you to visit, this Easter weekend they are putting on entertainment in their Peco Marquee each afternoon for all of the family.

To be on the safe side, please check with the various venues & attractions for the exact times and dates.

Whatever events you to choose to visit during your Easter break, you’ll find plenty to keep you entertained and busy across East Devon towns such as Sidmouth, Branscombe, Beer & Colyton.


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