A happy Easter to be had by all at CONKERS

The Easter holidays are coming and CONKERS is planning three weeks of epic adventures for families and children from 24 March to 15 April 2018.

CONKERS, the award-winning visitor attraction at the heart of The National Forest on the Leicestershire/Derbyshire border, is offering daily, fun-packed entertainment with shows including acrobatics, animals, Punch & Judy, juggling, magic and clowns. There will also be a range of indoor and outdoor activities for children and families to enjoy this Easter.

March

26th Punch & Judy show - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
27th Steve the Juggler – 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
28th Sublime Science - 11.30am & 2.30pm
29th Ras King Bobo acrobat - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
30th Trevor Hill’s Animal Encounters - 12 noon – 4pm
31st Ras King Bobo, the African acrobat - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm

April

1st NEW Stuart Brown Magic Show & his rabbit, Snowy - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
2nd NEW Stuart Brown Magic Show & his rabbit, Snowy - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm, plus children’s rides on Lollipop Ponies from 12 noon – 3pm
3rd Flip’s spectacular Clown Show - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
4th Sublime Science – meet the mad scientist - 11.30am & 2.30pm
5th NEW Musical Adventure’s Workshop - 11.15am, 12.15pm, 1.15pm & 2.15pm
6th Trevor Hill’s Animal Encounters - 12 noon – 4pm
7th Musical Adventures Workshop - 11.15am, 12.15pm, 1.15pm & 2.15pm
8th Punch & Judy Show - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
9th Ras King Bobo - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
10th Flip’s spectacular Clown Show - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
11th Sublime Science - 11.30am & 2.30pm
12th Musical Adventures Workshop - 11.15am, 12.15pm, 1.15pm & 2.15pm
13th Trevor Hill’s Animal Encounters - 12 noon – 4pm
14th Bubble Pop – explore the world of bubbles - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm
15th Punch & Judy Show - 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3.30pm

CONKERS is also hosting daily craft activities from 11am to 5pm every day, plus storytelling and ranger activities including orienteering, bush craft, pond dipping, construction derby and the Easter Bunny Challenge.

As well as the shows, activities and entertainment, there are 120 acres to explore at CONKERS including a 450 metre barefoot walk and CONKERCHOO train. If the weather isn't great, there are lots of things to do indoors from the 4D Cinema through to the Enchanted Forest Indoor Play Zone.

All of these activities are included in the price of the admission ticket. Tickets can be booked online at www.visitconkers.com or by calling 01283 216 633.

Nicky Carlton at CONKERS said: “We’re putting on a great adventure for families this Easter at CONKERS but for those who aren’t feeling quite as active, there’s a wide range of fantastic children’s favourite shows and performances to come and see.”