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Springtime fun at our Easter Fayre – Children’s activity guide

Posted by Chris Pettitt on April 10, 2017

We’ve arranged stacks of exciting activities for children of all ages at our fabulously-fun-filled Easter Fayre this Saturday! Cake decorating, family cinema, face painting… Easter has never been this FUN!

Here’s a rundown of all that’s happening for the little ones:

‘Grow Your Own’ with Birmingham Botanical Gardens

It’s springtime and the perfect chance to get our green fingers out! The Birmingham Botanical Gardens will be running fun workshops for children aged between 4 and 11 which will include a host of gardening goodies! Decorate your own custom plant pot, learn about seasonal plants and sow your own carrot seeds to take home. Amazing!

(Workshops cost £1.50, last 30 minutes and run hourly at 11.15[SOLD OUT], 12.15[LIMITED SPOTS LEFT], 1.15, 2.15, 3.15 and 4.15)

To book your place (and find out available slots), simply email Education.Manager@birminghambotanicalgardens.org.uk

Cupcake & Biscuit Decorating with Chitty’s Cakes

Birmingham’s newest sweet sensation Chitty’s Cakes will be running three new workshops suitable for older children and adults: Easter Chick Cupcakes, Easter Nest and Grassy Bunny Cupcakes and Easter Egg Biscuits. All workshops are £10 and last 45 minutes.

Visit Chitty’s Cakes website to book: www.chittyscakes.co.uk/workshops

Alongside this, Chitty’s Cakes will also be running a fun drop-in ‘cupcake decorating station’ for all ages. Unleash your creativity with colourful icing and tasty toppings. £2.50 per cake. No need to book.

Classic Family Movies at The Mockingbird Cinema

Great Scott! Introduce some of cinema’s most-cherished stories into your Easter fun with The Mockingbird’s trio of family classics.

| 1.00pm | The NeverEnding Story (U)
| 4.30pm | Who Framed Roger Rabbit (PG)
| 7.00pm | Back to the Future (PG)

**PLUS** There will also be two screenings of the new Power Rangers (12A) movie during the day at 10.20am & 9.30pm.

Tickets available online: www.mockingbirdcinema.com or call the box office on 0121 224 7456

Fabulous Face Painting!

Who will you be taking home after a visit to the brilliant Mask Of Art face painters at our Easter Fayre? Spider-Man? Perhaps a Disney Princess or two? The fantastic face painting team are hugely experienced and veterans of previous Custard Factory events and will ensure your child will have a truly memorable day.

On top of all of this, there will also be terrific Easter Egg Hunt, scrumptious Street Food and Live Music!

Keep up to date with all the latest news and announcements from our Easter Fayre by heading over to the Facebook page now!