Fun Easter Activities in Manchester for 2023

Looking for some fun Easter activities to enjoy in Manchester? Whether you’re travelling with family, friends, or as a couple, there’s something for everyone in Manchester this Easter.

The Giant Easter Egg Hunt, RHS Garden Bridgewater

Egg Hunt RHS Bridgewater

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If family time in the great outdoors sounds like your thing, hop on down to RHS Garden Bridgewater this Easter. Visitors of all ages can explore the beautiful gardens while searching for giant painted eggs. Once you’ve found all the eggs, you’ll be rewarded with a free chocolate treat.

You can also get stuck in with fun family activities, including storytelling, arts and crafts workshops, family-friendly planting, and much more.

Dates: Sat 1st April – Sun 16th April
For more information, visit RHS Gardens.

Tits n’ Teeth Bottomless Drag Brunch, Ply

Drag Brunch

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Get ready for the ultimate Easter Sunday with Manchester’s hottest cabaret drag brunch! Expect an unforgettable afternoon filled with delicious food, fabulous drinks, and non-stop entertainment from some of the most renowned names in drag, including the one and only Vanity Milan from RuPaul’s Drag Race UK.

Date: Sun 9th April
Get your tickets here.

Chocolate Making Classes, Cocoa Cabana

Cocoa Cabana

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If Easter isn’t the time to try out a chocolate-making class, we don’t know when it is. For anyone who has ever wondered how to temper chocolate, make ganache or hand roll the perfect truffle – you need to try out this masterclass led by chocolatier extraordinaire Cocoa Cabana. You’ll get a delicious hot chocolate on arrival, learn how their famous homemade treats are made, and make your own truffles and chocolates.

For more information, visit Cocoa Cabana.

Mother Goose, The Lowry

Mother Goose The Lowry

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Ian McKellen and John Bishop will be performing in this hilarious live entertainment spectacle.
Mother Goose promises to be full of fun, musical comedy, and surprises that will have you honking with laughter. The show has been praised as “infectious fun” and “the kind of knockabout entertainment that we all need”.

Dates: Wed 5th April – Sun 9th April
Book your tickets here.

ManiFest Music Festival, The Oast House

ManiFest Music Festival

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In the heart of Spinninfields, The Oast House is running its very own live music festival. It’s free to enter, and you can enjoy live music from talented artists, live DJ intervals, flowing drinks and delicious street food.

Date: Sun 9th April
For more information, visit The Oast House website.

The Ainscow Hotel, Manchester

The Ainscow Hotel is just a short stroll away from Manchester’s most popular destinations, with Spinningfields on our doorstep. With over 85 distinct rooms to choose from, you can rest assured that we’ll have the perfect space for you.

Don’t forget, if you book directly via our website, we’ll treat you to a bottle of prosecco on arrival 😊.*


*Available for advanced, direct bookings only. Can’t be used in conjunction with any other promotion.