Below is our round up of family friendly days out, events and things to do with kids in and around Cheshire this weekend – specifically Macclesfield, Alderley Edge, Prestbury, Knutsford, Wilmslow, Poynton, Congleton, Sandbach and surrounding areas.
All of the events listed below are drop in so you don’t need to book! For full listings see the Events Calendar here.
Have-a-go – Nature Explorers at Quarry Bank
April 27 @ 1:00 pm
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.
This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.
Quarry Bank Mill, Styal Rd, Styal,SK9 4LA
T: 01625 527468
Lego Club at Handforth Library
April 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Model making fun.
Free event, suitable for ages 2-12. No need to book.
Handforth Library,Wilmslow Rd, Handforth, SK9 3ES
T: 01625 378272
Easter Activities: Ivy Bird Feeders at Lyme Park
April 27 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Explore how useful ivy is for birds by making ivy decorated bird feeders.
£1 per child. Normal admission charges apply. NT members free.
Meet at the marquee in the garden. Accessible route around the gardens available – please ask a member of staff.
Lyme Park, Disley, Stockport,SK12 2NR
T: 01663 762023
Bluebell Walks at Rode Hall & Gardens
April 27 and 28 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Experience one of the finest Bluebell Walks in the North West! A magical place for all the family – stroll through the shimmering bluebell carpets covering the ground of the Old Wood, experience the stunning wildflowers in the Wild Garden and the blaze of colours from rare early Rhododendrons, Azaleas and Chilean Fire Bushes.
Rode Hall, Scholar Green, Cheshire,ST7 3QP
T: 01270 873237
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt
April 27 and 28 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Last chance to come and explore the garden at Lyme and take the whole family on a nature adventure. Complete the trail to receive a chocolate prize.