Easter Activities

Make the most of your Easter in Carmarthenshire

National Botanic Garden of Wales

Family activities will be taking place every day of the school holidays this Easter at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. Have a go at some of the workshops to performances by a Giant Dragon Puppet from the Small World Theatre, Plus, little ones will have the chance to meet and cuddle Farmer Huw’s spring lambs (black and white Balwens) and chicks. And what's more, when you pay for your visit, you'll get a boomerang ticket, giving you the chance to come back again for free within the following week - giving a chance to discover more of the Garden during the Easter school holidays.

When12- 29 April 

Where: Llanarthne. SA32 8HN

botanicgarden.wales

Wetland centre Llanelli

Help Dusty find our cheeky GIANT yellow ducks hiding around our stunning grounds this Easter! Bring the family along throughout the Easter holidays and have a quacking time exploring WWT Llanelli Wetland Centre.

You’ll need to use all of your special detective skills to track down these cheeky ducks and claim your prize!

Also during the holidays there are various activities that take place such as Minibeast Hunt& Pond Dip, Den Building and Craft activities.

When: 13-29 April

Where: WT Llanelli Wetland Centre

Gwili Railway

Take a trip back in time on the Gwili steam railway for the Easter trail. Hop on board the vintage train to see the Easter bunny includes an activity pack for the children and an Easter egg.

Available:  18-22 April

Where: Gwili Steam Railway, Bronwydd Arms Station, Carmarthen, SA33 6HT

Gwili-railway.co.uk

Dinefwr Park & Castle

Hunt for Cadbury's Easter eggs at Dinefwr Park, Llandeilo.
Bunny's also been leaving clues around the Boardwalk and Mill Pond walks at Dinefwr Park & Castle.

Available: 18-22 April

Where: Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, SA19 6RT

Nationaltrust.org.uk

Dolaucothi Goldmine

Pan for more than gold at Dolaucothi Gold Mines.

Have fun at Dolaucothi this Easter by taking part in our interactive trail. Collect the rubbings and put the pieces together, which when completed form a mystery creature. Work out who the mystery creature is to claim your chocolate prize. £3 per trail including your chocolate prize.

Available: 19-22 April

Where: Pumsaint, Llanwrda, Carmarthenshire, SA19 8US

Nationaltrust.org.uk/dolaucothi-gold-mines

Pembrey Country Park

Come to Pembrey Country Park and take part in our Easter Hunt. Pick up your clue sheet from the visitor centre and off you go, whilst looking for the answers you will discover the hidden gems within the park. When you have solved the puzzle come back to the visitor centre and see if you have won a prize.

Available: 19-22 April

Price: £3 per child

Where: Pembrey Country Park, Pembrey, Carmarthenshire SA16 0EJ

www.pembreycountrypark.wales/

Ffoslas

Six races on the card and plenty of free family entertainment on site!

When: April 21

Where: Ffoslas racecourse, Trimsaron

ffoslasracecourse.com

Llanelli and Mynydd Mawr Railway

Join us for an Easter 'Eggstravaganza' at the Llanelli & Mynydd Mawr Railway on Saturday April 27 from 10.30am until 4pm for a day of clue finding, train rides and chocolate eggs! All day rover ticket includes unlimited train rides per ticket

Available: April 27

Where: Site of the former Cynheidre Colliery, Cynheidre, Llanelli, SA15 5YF.

www.llanellirailway.co.uk

The Hwyl Llandeilo Literature Festival

The Hwyl Llandeilo Lit Fest is a four day programme of readings, discussions, workshops and literary talks taking place across Llandeilo. There will also be a walking tour by Nick Brunger and lots of  FREE events for children and grown-ups. 

When25 - 28 April

Where: Llandeilo

https://llandeilolitfest.eventbrite.com/