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Easter on the Yorkshire Coast

Shake off those winter blues and swing into spring on the Yorkshire Coast this Easter.

With golden, sandy beaches, unrivalled scenery, thriving visitor attractions and a programme packed full of events and festivals for all to enjoy, treat yourself and the family and come and discover Scarborough, Whitby, Bridlington, Filey and the North York Moors over the Easter holidays!

With so much to see and do when spending your Easter on the coast, our team here at DiscoverYorkshireCoast.com thought we would put together another comprehensive and easy-to-digest guide for you to refer to over the Easter holidays. Discover events throughout Easter at a glance below or visit our individual town and village sections to find out more about what’s going on up and down the coast.

It's Easter!!

366 Leaping Hares

366 Leaping Hares Exhibition - Emma Stothard

Nunnington Hall, Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, YORK, YO62 5UY

Sat 29 Feb - Sun 1 Nov 2020

Emma Stothard has created an exhibition especially for Nunnington Hall celebrating the 366 days of 2020, a leap year.

On the hunt

Cadbury Easter Trail

Nunnington Hall, Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, YORK, YO62 5UY

Sat 4 - Sun 19 Apr 2020

We're looking forward to some exciting Easter fun and games at Nunnington Hall. Join us for our annual Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt and unleash your inner explorer.

Jawsome Sharks and friends!

Jawsome Sharks and friends!

Scarborough Sea Life Sanctuary, Scalby Mills, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6RP

Sat 28 Mar - Sun 26 Apr 2020

Help Professor Finn find the missing Top Trumps cards this Easter to become a Jawsome Shark Ranger!

Easter Bunnies at Skelf Island

Easter Bunnies at Skelf Island

Castle Howard *** CLOSED *** UNTILL FURT, Castle Howard Estate Limited., Castle Howard, York, YO60 7DA

Sat 4 - Sun 19 Apr 2020

A Spring bunny trail through Ray Wood will culminate at Skelf Island, our new adventure playground, where the Skelves have all sorts of Eater treats and activities planned. Fun for all the family during the sc

Easter Trail

Easter Egg Trail

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes, DRIFFIELD, Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Sat 4 - Sun 19 Apr 2020

Follow fun clues in the woodland walk and receive a Easter treat.

Scarborough Dinosaur & Geology Walk

Scarborough Dinosaur & Geology Walk

Rotunda Museum, Vernon Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2PS

Tue 7 Apr 2020

Scarborough during the Jurassic was a very different place, come and see the evidence let behind from when dinosaurs walked this land.

Magic Mike’s Easter Eggstravaganza!

Magic Mike’s Easter Eggstravaganza!

Scarborough Spa - CLOSED, South Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD

Wed 8 Apr 2020

Join Magic Mike and all his friends at Scarborough Spa for a new magical show this Easter Holidays.

Guided tour

Guided Tour

Scarborough Market Hall & Vaults, St Helens Square, Off. Newborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1EU

Thu 9 Apr 2020

Guided tour of Scarborough Market

Boggle Hole Fossil Hunting Trip

Boggle Hole Fossil Hunting Trip

Boggle Hole, Mill Beck, , Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4UQ

Thu 9 Apr 2020

Join us for a fossil hunting trip along the southern part of Robin Hoods Bay.

Easter Treasure Hunt

Easter Treasure Hunt

Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park, Scarborough Road, Filey, North Yorkshire, YO14 9PG

Fri 10 - Mon 13 Apr 2020

Easter Treasure Hunt at Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park.

Credit: Chris Lacey

Remarkable Rivers - Easter activities

Nunnington Hall, Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, YORK, YO62 5UY

Fri 10 - Mon 13 Apr 2020

Remarkable Rivers - Easter activities

Filey Food Festival

Filey International Food Festival

Filey Evron Centre, John Street, Filey, North Yorkshire, YO14 9DQ

Sat 11 - Sun 12 Apr 2020

Eat Yorkshire and the Filey Evron Centre present Filey International Food Festival.

Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt

The Grand Hotel, St Nicholas Cliff, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2ET

Sun 12 Apr 2020

Come join the Easter Bunny for this fun family friendly day hunting for Easter Eggs across the hotel.

Egg hunt

Easter Egg Hunt

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes, DRIFFIELD, Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Sun 12 - Mon 13 Apr 2020

Search for chocolate and meet the Easter Bunny.

Easter Eggspress

Easter Eggspress *** CANCELLED ***

North Bay Heritage Railway, Burniston Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6PF

Sun 12 - Mon 13 Apr 2020

*** CANCELLED *** On Easter Sunday & Monday at Peasholm Station there will be a picture treasure hunt around the Station and Lakeside Attractions. Anyone who completes the hunt will get a prize.

Easter Craft Fair

Easter Craft Fair

Ayton Village Hall, Ayton Village Hall, Wilsons Lane, East Ayton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 9HY

Mon 13 Apr 2020

Easter Craft Fair - Free admission, refreshments available, £10 per table.

Cancelled

Scalby Charity Walk - ***CANCELLED***

Scalby Village, High Street, Scalby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0PT

Mon 13 Apr 2020

***CANCELLED*** Starting from the Plough and walking to Scalby high street, taking a family friendly route Tickets £10 for Adults and £5 for Children

High School Musical Presented by: YMCA Productions

High School Musical *** CANCELLED ***

YMCA Theatre, YMCA Theatre, St Thomas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1DY

Tue 14 - Sat 18 Apr 2020

High School Musical Presented by: YMCA Productions

Cayton Bay Fossil Hunting Trip

Cayton Bay Fossil Hunting Trip

Cayton Bay, Killerby Cliff, Cayton Bay, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 3NR

Wed 15 Apr 2020

Join us for a fossil hunting trip along Cayton Bay, south of Scarborough.

 Model-boat show

Model-boat show

Scarborough Lifeboat Station - RNLI, Lifeboat Station House, Foreshore Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1PB

Sat 18 Apr 2020

Boats will be displayed on a small pool. Anyone who would like to attend as an exhibitor, or who wants more information, should email us.