Looking for egg-citing activities to keep the kids entertained this Easter break? Well look no further, as Luton has you covered with a line-up of egg-stra special events. From egg trails to bunny-hopping storytelling sessions, there’s lots of egg-ventures to be had right here in Luton.

Easter Fun at Hat Gardens Saturday

Saturday 30 March | 12pm – 3pm | Hat Gardens, Bute Street

Hop into Hat Gardens for free Easter fun! Kids can enjoy puppet storytelling shows at 12pm, 1pm and 2pm, followed by an appearance from the one and only Easter Bunny. Get ready for games, photo opportunities and bunny-themed excitement.

Price – free

easter fun at hat gardens

The Great Eggscape Easter Trail

Friday 29 March – Sunday 14 April | Luton Town Centre

Families in Luton are invited to help a team of ‘Doggie Detectives’ solve the mystery of the Easter Bunny’s missing friends on this augmented reality trail around the town centre. Simply use your phone to scan QR codes displayed in shop windows to bring the characters to life and get clues!

Price – free

the great egg-scape luton bid

Easter in Wonderland

Friday 29 March – Sunday 14 April | 11am – 4pm | The Mall Luton

Step into a whimsical Wonderland at The Mall Luton this Easter! From March 29th to April 14th, the Central Square will be transformed into an Alice-inspired world. Little ones can enjoy selfie spots, colouring activities and special event days like the Mad Hatter’s Magic Show, Flamingo Croquet, and Krispy Kreme donut decorating.

Price – free

easter in wonderland the mall

Easter Storytime

Friday 29th March | 12pm & 1pm | Browns Books, High Town

A Children’s Story Aaron returns to Browns Books to delight the little ones with classic tales like Peter Rabbit, Chicken Licken and more. This engaging storytelling session is the perfect way to get into the Easter spirit.

Price – £2.50 per child

browns books easter

The Three Bears

Wednesday 10 April | 11.30am & 2pm | Stockwood Discovery Centre

Bring your teddy bears and join the Three Bears for a musical puppet adventure in the woods at Stockwood Discovery Centre. This engaging theatre experience, complete with original music and puppetry, is perfect for kids aged 6 and under.

Price – £7 + £1 booking fee

the three bears

My Pet Pals Easter Workshop

Saturday 23 March – Sunday 14 April | 2pm | Pets at Home

Join Pets at Home this Easter for free family fun, hosting free My Pet Pals workshops where you’ll learn all about their fishy friends. Watch the fish swim and discover fun facts while getting involved in crafts and colouring activities!

Price – free

pets at home

Easter Fun Club

Monday 8 April – Thursday 11 April | 10am – 2pm | Futures House

Join The Skills Lab for a special activities programme for children aged 7-12. Conquer our extreme soft play and climbing wall. Unleash your creativity with awesome arts and crafts. Take on mind-bending quizzes and competitions. As Easter arrives, get egg-cited for egg-tastic hunts and activities. Plus, escape into the cinema’s magic!

Price – free for those in receipt of free school meals.

For those not in receipt, there is a cost of £7 per lunch per child/per day. (Packed lunches from home are allowed).


For more fun this Easter holidays, check out our what’s on guide for other exciting events happening in Luton. Have a good one!

About the Author
Laura Redmond

Laura is a passionate supporter of the Step Forward Luton campaign and a Place Activation and Marketing Coordinator. Armed with a journalism degree and unwavering love for her university town, she believes there's more to Luton that meets the eye. From charity work to market management, Laura's professional journey has explored every corner of Luton. When she's not busy being a marketing maven, she's lacing up her walking shoes to explore the town's green spaces or unearthing Luton's hidden foodie gems.