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FREE activities for Easter weekend


Easter Trail: Hedgwood the Rabbit. A free trail in the grounds of World of Wedgwood, Barlaston. Follow the clues to find Hedgwood and his rabbit friends.

Spring Scenes, at Potteries Museum in Hanley. ‘Drop-in’ and have a go at making a Spring scene using plasticine. Thursday 6 and Friday 7 April between 10:30am and midday plus 1pm to 3pm.

Easter Hunt with Active Keele. Explore Keele University campus, and find letters to make up a word. Collect map at the front door of the sports centre. Open to all campus visitors, Friday 7th to Monday 10th.

Easter Adventure at Affinity Shopping Outlet. Meet the Easter Bunny, Crafts, Egg Trails, and free chocolate treats for visitors. 11am to 3pm all weekend.

Easter Selfie Station and Egg Hunts at The Potteries Shopping Centre, Hanley. Photo opportunities and colouring tables, level 5. Chocolate Egg Hunt across 11 locations on site, with certificate if you find them all.

Goods Yard Fest. Easter Sunday (9th), noon to 6pm. Glebe Street, Stoke, ST4 1HG. “A buzzing street party packed full of top tunes, street artists and performers, live music, DJ sets, and loads more. Entry is totally free (there are drinks and food stalls though) and everyone is welcome.”

NB – to be honest we’ve found it difficult to find genuinely free things to do over the Easter weekend. If you know of anything, let us know too! We’ll update this list and recirculate it in our Newsletter (Sign up here!) too.

Jerome, editor@northstaffs.news

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