The Yellow Brick Road easter event at The Sandbanks Hotel

Where: The Sandbanks Hotel, Sandbanks, Poole, BH13 7PS

When: Monday 9 April from 12pm to 4pm

How much: £10 per child

What: The Sandbanks Hotel in Poole has organised an ‘egg-ceptional’ programme of activities for guests holidaying or visiting the hotel this Easter.  The ‘Follow The Yellow Brick Road’ event will be packed with activities, creative competitions and face painting. Children will also have the opportunity to meet the characters from the Wizard of Oz.  A variety of furry guests will also be making an appearance at the event, where a mini farm, featuring lambs, chicks, rabbits and pigs will be set up on The Sandbanks Hotel Beach Terrace.


The great Easter egg hunt at the Dolphin Centre

Where: The Dolphin Centre, Poole,

When: Friday 6 April until Monday 9 April throughout the day

How much: Free of charge to participate

The Dolphin Shopping Centre, Poole, will be a hive of activity this Easter weekend with something for all ages including free chocolate treats and face painting for the children.

A great Easter egg hunt will be taking place from April 6 until April 9. Children simply need to find all six eggs hidden around the centre to be in with a chance of winning £100 worth of goodies.
Add the X-Factor to your Easter

Where: The Dolphin Centre, Poole,

When: Good Friday, 6 April, between 12pm and 1pm

How much: Free entertainment
Platinum-selling soul star and X-Factor runner-up, Andy Abraham is set to entertain shoppers by performing songs on Good Friday (April 6) between 12pm and 1pm.

Centre Manager, John Grinnell, said: “We wanted to make Easter celebrations at the Dolphin Centre special this year and I feel we have catered for all, with free face painting for the kids, a chart-topping singer for the grown-ups and chocolate treats for everyone.”

The Great Beales BBQ

Where: Outside the Beales Bournemouth store

When: Saturday 7th April

How much: Free for shoppers

Lots of games and fun things for the kids including colouring competition, trampoline and toys with complimentary bbq food and soft drinks