Explore Off The Park….

24th March 2015 Published by

The Needles (2)We plan on having a cracking Easter!

Now that Spring has arrived we at Whitecliff Bay have looked at what attractions are on offer locally to amuse and entertain our guests during the Easter period. We’ve made some suggestions that you might like to check out, we hope these will keep you busy and add to your overall holiday experience – once you’ve managed to tear yourself away from all we have to offer at Whitecliff Bay itself of course!

Easter Family Fun at The Needles
Saturday 28 March to Sunday 19 April 2015
Three brand new attractions open at The Needles Park for Easter 2015. Immerse yourself in our brand new 4D film experience – The Lost World, hop on board our new Carousel and take home a great range of locally sourced produce  from the new retail outlet – Taste of the Wight. As if that wasn’t enough, enjoy eggxellent Easter entertainment from Friday 3 until Thursday 9 April.

Osborne Easter Fun
Fri 3 to Mon 6 April 2015
Play your part in a Victorian adventure. Take on a role in fun mini-dramas and have fun with traditional giant games. Follow in the footsteps of the royal children and have fun this Easter in the beautiful grounds of Osborne. Follow the trail amid the daffodils and claim your chocolate prize.

Easter Fun at Isle of Wight Steam Railway
3 to 6 April 2015
Treat yourself to a relaxing day out over the Easter break and enjoy the spectacle of some of the Island’s blossoming Spring-time countryside from the comfort of your seat on one of our steam trains! Remember, Kids Go FREE, so there’s plenty to keep the youngsters occupied. Popular Island children’s entertainer, Greg Chapman, will amuse and occupy the kids with his stories, juggling and other antics, plus there’s colouring, crafts and an Easter Treasure Hunt. For the crafty youngsters, we’re asking children to come in their Easter bonnets and join in our Easter Bonnet Parade each day at 2.00pm. (Children need to make bonnets in advance). To complete your day our friends from Haven Falconry will be presenting displays, plus there’s a full menu of meals and light bites in our Refreshment Rooms, and don’t forget to explore our Train Story Discovery Centre! Entry is included in your ticket price.

blackgang-chineBlackgang Chine
30 March and 1, 4, 6, 8 & 11 April 2015
Blackgang Chine’s resident baby T-rex dinosaurs, Shadow & Sheila, are back and as entertaining as ever in their new ‘live’ shows!

Robin Hill Country Park
5 to 6 April 2015
Mad Easter Egg Dash
Don’t miss our famous ‘Mad Easter Egg Dash’ which takes place on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday. Children of all ages are invited to take part in this fun Easter egg hunt where no-one ever goes home disappointed! Our special friends, the Easter Bunny and Squawk Birds, will also be on hand to make sure the dash goes off with a bang! Prizes include a range of different size eggs.

 

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