Easter in South Yorkshire 2023

We've listed the best ways to spend Easter 2023 with the family

Tuesday 4th of April 2023 13:00 BST

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In this short article we have compiled some of the best ways you can spend Easter with your family.

Easter in South Yorkshire

Easter 2023 is nearly here. Families in South Yorkshire are preparing to celebrate in their own special way. This is an occasion to be enjoyed together.

Now is the perfect time to take a break and relax. The long weekend and school holiday give us a great opportunity to spend quality time with our loved ones.

The good news is that there are loads of cool Easter activities for families in South Yorkshire to check out! Whether you're into egg hunts, outdoor fun, or cultural experiences, there's something for everyone.

This article will explore ideas to make the most of this bank holiday weekend. These ideas are fun and creative. They will create lasting memories for kids and adults alike.

Go on a Scavenger Hunt

One of the most popular Easter activities for families is the classic egg hunt. South Yorkshire has plenty of egg hunts during the 2023 Easter holidays. But, if you prefer, you can make your own scavenger hunt at home or in a nearby park. Fill Easter baskets with clues, puzzles, and treats, and set up a fun treasure hunt for kids and adults alike.

Visit Local Easter Events

South Yorkshire is home to many exciting Easter events for families, including Easter-themed fairs, markets, and carnivals. Sheffield's Meadowhall Shopping Centre is renowned for its annual Easter Egg Hunt.

Nostell Priory, a National Trust property near Wakefield, has lots of fun Easter activities to enjoy! These include storytelling, crafts and outdoor games.

Explore the Great Outdoors

With the arrival of spring, South Yorkshire's countryside and parks come to life with vibrant flowers, blossoming trees, and chirping birds. Take advantage of the sunny weather and explore the great outdoors with your family. Rother Valley Country Park is a great place to start, with its vast lake, playgrounds, and nature trails.

The Peak District National Park is worth a visit! It offers stunning views, charming villages and lots of outdoor activities such as cycling, hiking and horseback riding.

Take a Cultural Trip

If you prefer a more educational and cultural experience, South Yorkshire has plenty of options to offer. The Yorkshire Sculpture Park is located near Wakefield. It is an open-air gallery that showcases contemporary art. Famous artists such as Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth are featured in the gallery.

The Sheffield Winter Garden is a free indoor botanical garden. It has over 2,500 plants from around the world. It is a perfect destination for a rainy day.

Indulge in Easter Treats

No Easter holiday is complete without indulging in some delicious Easter treats. South Yorkshire has many independent bakeries, chocolatiers, and cafés.

These establishments offer a range of Easter-themed treats. Examples include hot cross buns, simnel cake, handmade chocolates, and Easter egg biscuits. Treat your family to a special Easter brunch or afternoon tea, or simply pick up some goodies to enjoy at home.


The 2023 Easter holiday is the perfect time to spend quality time with your family and create lasting memories. South Yorkshire is full of exciting Easter activities for families to enjoy. Outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, and sweet treats - there is something for everyone! Take advantage of this bank holiday weekend and make the most of the school holiday with your loved ones.

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