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Eggs & Tales - A Family Easter Experience

Eggs & Tales - A Family Easter Experience
Dates and times

21 Apr 2019

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Kirkstall Abbey

Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS5 3EH

Family Theatre Show: Free chocolate egg for every child!

Join Peter Rabbit, Rapunzel, Pinocchio, Peter Pan, Alice and their friends as they guide you through a magical Easter egg trail.

Follow the story through Fairyland - along the way you’ll join in with singing, dancing and fun games led by your favourite characters from iconic children’s stories.

Meet Rapping Rapunzel, join adventurous Peter Pan in a sword sparring session and discover what cheeky Pinocchio gets up to when the shop wonder Alice is in such a fluster!

Children are encouraged to explore Fairytale-land and find all their favourite characters - each performance will last for a full hour and a half, including an opportunity to meet Peter Rabbit and take pictures as he hands every child a free Chocolate Easter Egg.

Expect an enchanting family experience, which will create magical memories for young and old.

Tickets for Eggs & Tales will make an ideal Easter gift offering the perfect day out for parents, grandparents and children of all ages.

9.30-11.00am | 11.30am-1.00pm | 2.00-3.30pm

Included in your ticket:

Interactive stories following on from each other allowing you to dip in and out as you wish.

When you’re ready to ease off the pace, sit down and enjoy longer performances; with lots of audience interaction, every show will feel different.

Throughout the session Peter Rabbit will be on walkabout so don’t miss your chance to capture a picture with Beatrix Potter’s most popular creation.

No longer sat in her tower waiting to be rescued, our heroine is sassy, sparky and likes to rap – the perfect character to inspire both boys and girls.



...all the way from the land of Oz!

Follow our popular tale trail with Pinocchio.

Our events are designed so you can build your own perfect day- whether your little ones love dancing; singing or sword sparring there’s something for everyone.

Under 2 years: FOC
We recommend this event is for 2 years+
Free easter egg for all children with a ticket.

In 2019 Sneaky is on a mission to bring books to life! All our family events this year will have books, reading and stories at their heart, keep an eye on this page for events to inspire the next generation of bookworms!

Check out these reviews of past children’s events:

‘Activities galore for young families, and some added spice for the parents to enjoy… Rapunzel – was star of the show with her new sassy personality.’ Yorkshire Evening Post
Read more at The Yorkshire Evening Post

If I could sum up our afternoon at the Sneaky Experience Fairy Tale Kingdom event at Kirkstall Abbey, I would say it was truly unique, magical and very different. Yorkshire Tots

The grounds of Kirkstall ruins are uneven but pathways are accessible for pushchairs, there will be a buggy park, toilets and food and drink stalls on site.

Visit Website

Please check times with event organiser for any last minute changes.

Adult:  £6.85

Child:  £8.95 (includes free Easter Egg)

Wheelchair Access

The visitor centre is fully accessible and so are most of the grounds. Please note that Kirkstall Abbey is a heritage site and some areas of the grounds are cobbled and/or uneven.

Sneaky Experience
  • Family friendly
  • Wheelchair access
  • Outdoor
  • Performance
  • Show
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