Looking for family-friendly Easter activities in Malvern? You’ve come to the right place.

During Easter half term and the bank holiday weekend, Malvern and the three counties come alive with egg-citing events and activities. (That’s our one and only egg pun – we promise!) 

Whether you fancy a trip to the local bakery for some tasty Easter treats, a hearty meal at our Mulberry Tree restaurant, or are looking for some entertainment that all the family can enjoy – we’ve got you covered.

Read on to find out our favourite Easter activities and events in Malvern and the surrounding areas!


Easter Sunday Lunch in Malvern

roast dinner

We couldn’t start our Easter blog without mentioning everyone’s favourite – Easter Sunday lunch!

On Sunday the 9th of April, why not join us at our Mulberry Tree restaurant for a hearty roast dinner, complete with all the trimmings? Using only the finest locally sourced ingredients, our Sunday roast is one of the best around (if we do say so ourselves). 

If you’re planning to enjoy one of Malvern’s many walking trails, our cosy restaurant is the ideal place to stop by afterwards for a much-needed hearty meal. 


Easter Treasure Hunt at Eastnor Castle

easter egg hunt

If you’re not planning your own Malvern Easter egg hunt, why not head on over to Eastnor Castle to join in with their Coronation Chicken Easter Treasure Hunt? All the family will enjoy seeking out clues dotted around the castle before receiving a tasty chocolate bunny at the end. 

(Entrants will also be automatically put into the prize draw to win a surprise chocolate treat!)

The treasure hunt will be taking place over the Easter bank holiday weekend between Friday the 7th of April and Monday the 10th. Family ticket prices start at £26 for one adult and three children and must be purchased in advance from The Eastnor Castle website.


Watch an Easter Show at Number 8 Arts Centre in Pershore

kids show

Just under a 30-minute drive from Malvern is the Number 8 Arts Centre in Pershore. On Saturday the 1st of April, they will be hosting a family-friendly Easter-themed theatre show along with a character meet and greet. 

Follow Lil the rabbit and friends as they hunt for the missing Easter egg and discover what’s hidden inside!

After the performance, each child will be given their very own chocolate Easter egg.

Tickets for the show can be purchased from their Eventbrite page and cost £11.55 per person. 

Babies aged between 0-11 months go free. 


Easter Day Out at the Three Counties Showground 

feeding animal

On Thursday 6th of April, The Three Counties showground will be putting on a range of Easter activities for their ‘CountryTastic’ event. 

What can you expect?

Try your hand at pottery, experience an exhilarating tractor ride, pet local farmyard animals or take part in a fun-filled cookery workshop! 

And that’s not all… there will be a total of 11 different activities happening on the day, many of which are free to take part in! 

Want to get involved? Tickets are currently priced at £10 per adult or £6.00 per child and must be purchased in advance from the CountryTastic website.


Catch Fabulous Folk Tales at Malvern Theatres

theatre show

Explore fabulous folk tales this Easter Monday at Malvern Theatres!

On Monday the 10th of April, Malvern Theatres will be showcasing ‘Tales From a Thousand and One Nights’ – a hilarious and entertaining show from Dragonboy Productions. Adapted by director Eliot Giuralarocca, expect classic folk tales re-imagined with stunning live music and puppetry. 

The show is suitable for all the family and starts at 3 pm. Tickets start at £8.96 for children and £18.48 for adults. Buy your tickets from Malvern Theatres today.


Enjoy Hot Cross Buns from a Local Malvern Bakery

hot cross buns

Nothing quite beats a warm hot cross bun at Easter time!

So, if you’re looking for tasty baked treats in Malvern this Easter, head on over to family-run bakery, Malvern Bakehouse. As well as traditional Easter goods, the bakery are renowned for their natural sourdough bread which is fermented for 36 hours! Perfect for your Easter Sunday egg and soldiers…  

Pop in and grab your Easter brunch essentials or enjoy a sweet pastry on the go! 


Kids Eat Free This Easter Half Term 

kid food

During the Easter half term, it can become expensive trying to feed the little ones whilst you’re out and about exploring Malvern. That’s why we’re offering a free kid’s meal for every adult meal purchased at The Mulberry Tree between the 3rd and the 16th of April. 

Our Mulberry Tree Kid’s Menu offers a variety of tasty dishes to suit even the fussiest of eaters! 

From crispy cajun strips to mac & cheese, there’s something for everyone. 


Planning a Visit to Malvern This Easter?

Our elegant hotel in Malvern is situated in the heart of Great Malvern and lies within close proximity to a whole range of attractions. This Easter, book a spacious ensuite hotel room with views overlooking The Malvern Hills. 

With parking on-site and a range of handy facilities, we offer the perfect place to stay during an Easter break in Malvern!