What to do during the Easter holiday in Northwich?

The longer, lighter hours are a great way to celebrate Spring – just in time for Easter.
From exciting activities for the kids to family-friendly heritage sites, Northwich has something for everyone this Easter holiday.

Northwich Grub – Thursday 6th April, 5pm-10pm in Barons Quay

Get ready for an evening of delicious street food, drinks and live music! Northwich Town Centre is excited to welcome a family-friendly extravaganza – all you need to do is show up at Barons Quay from 5pm. Bring your kids or dogs (or both!) along with you; the night promises nothing but good times in town!

Easter Fun – Saturday 8th April, 10am – 4pm

Hop down to Northwich on Saturday 8th, April and experience an egg-citing day out! Enjoy some free crazy golf, and take part in the free children’s craft trail (trail requires pre-booking) and even Easter Painting.

Artisan Market – Saturday 8th April, 10am-4pm

Northwich’s Artisan Market is coming back this month, full of exciting surprises! Witton Street will come alive with the perfect selection of traders from across the region. And if you need a break or want something delicious and different for lunch, stop by Barons Square – there’s food & drinks galore! So don’t miss out on your chance to explore all that our fantastic market has in store.

Lego Make & Take The Entertainer – Saturday 8th April, 2pm-4pm at The Entertainer

Lego lovers of all ages can take part in our Make and Take free event! Creating Easter-themed items with your favourite building blocks is sure to bring the perfect amount of cheer. Don’t forget to show us what you’ve made – share it on socials tagging @visitnorthwich and use hashtag #TheEntertainerVIP for us to see.

Easter Fun – Sunday 9th April, 10am – 4pm

Embark on the Free Mystery Word Trail, a spellbinding adventure in the beautiful Vickersway Park, where you’ll be enchanted by uplifting puzzles and secret clues.

Odeon Barons Quay Northwich

Treat yourself to an unforgettable adventure with family and friends at the Odeon Barons Quay! Choose from a range of exciting films, like Mummies (U), Dungeons & Dragons: Honour Among Thieves (12A) or The Super Mario Bros. Movie (PG). Whatever you choose, enjoy unwinding in Northwich for a truly relaxing day out.

Find out more here.


Funtopia Northwich – Wednesday 12th April, 11:30am-5:30pm, in Verdin Park.

Get ready for an unforgettable day out! Funtopia is coming back to Northwich, and it’s designed just for kids under 10. Little guests can look forward to adrenaline-filled inflatables, role play areas, shows & competitions with their favourite characters on site – plus giant games galore and a huge water fight!

There’s even something special for our mini visitors: the Under 5’s area awaits them with Bouncy Castles, Soft Play equipment, Ball Pools and more fun toys & games.

There are dozens of Independent Trade Stalls full of unique products that make perfect treats or gifts. Come join us — this will be one BIG Day Out your family won’t soon forget!

Price: Under 90cm Free of Charge, Over 90cm £10, Adult £2.50
Funtopia also has an Autism Friendly Session at the start of the day. From 10:30am-11:30am, Under 90cm are Free, Children £5, and Adults are Free.

Take a look at our What’s On Page for more.

We hope you have an egg-tastic Easter holiday.

Upcoming Events

Northwich has some of the biggest events in Cheshire, below is a just a selection of what we have to offer.