Enjoy Staffordshire for Days Out & Holidays – Tourist Information
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Enjoy Staffordshire for Great Days Out & Holidays

For a fantastic short break or family holiday, a visit to Staffordshire offers you some unforgettable experiences, excitement, fun days out and incredible adventures, plus great money-off discounts and special offers from Staffordshire's top attractions, accommodation, restaurants and shops.

A Staffordshire holiday is all this and loads more. Start planning your visit right now!


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Easter Holidays

Get out and explore Staffordshire this Easter! You’ll find lots of Easter events and activities to entertain the whole family from Easter egg hunts and trails to hands-on arts and crafts activities.

Banish the school holiday blues with animal antics and farmyard fun, theme park thrills or simply running wild in the great outdoors.

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Nemesis roller coaster at Alton Towers Resort


See & Do - Family Fun

For year-round family adventure at Britain’s best theme parks and top family attractions, choose days out in Staffordshire.

We've Alton Towers Resort, Drayton Manor Theme Park, SnowDome and the Monkey Forest at the Trentham Estate to mention just a few!

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Special Offers

Get a free Staffordshire Enjoy Card and start enjoying more of Staffordshire for less!

If you've already got an Enjoy Card, check out the current special offers available. Use it at attractions, accommodation, shops, pubs and restaurants across the county to get discounts and deals.

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Great Outdoors - Countryside

Spend wonderful days out in Staffordshire’s great outdoors; walking, cycling, climbing, horse riding or just escaping modern life.

Choose from the beautiful Peak District National Park, the National Forest, tranquil Cannock Chase and unspoilt South Staffordshire.

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Walking in the Roaches, Staffordshire Peak District
 Packington Moor Farm Cafe


Eating Out - Food & Drink

Whether you're looking for a fine dining restaurant, welcoming pub, contemporary brasserie or homely tea room, you'll find great places to eat and drink in Staffordshire.

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Staffordsheer Vitality

Watch our video to get a flavour of what a visit to Staffordshire can offer you. 

Get up close to world-class history and heritage - from the Staffordshire Hoard’s Anglo-Saxon gold, to Stoke-on-Trent’s ceramics. Visit magnificent Lichfield Cathedral, fascinating museums, splendid stately homes and haunted castles.


What's On now in Staffordshire

A Night at the Trench


Sat 28 Mar 2015

A unique opportunity to view our trench after dark with some WW1 re-enactment soldiers.

Decorating Club


Sat 28 Mar 2015

From January we’re running a very special Decorating Club, designed for 6-11 year olds and held every Saturday in our Decorating Studio.

Local Produce Sold

Eccleshall Farmers Market


Sat 28 Mar 2015

Once a month, under the coaching arch of the Royal Oak, the traders of Eccleshall Farmers’ Market come to town. On the 4th Saturday a range of handcrafted, locally sourced products which have not been mass produced can be purchased.

Here Comes the Bride

'Here Comes the Bride'


Sat 28 Mar 2015

'Here Comes the Bride' . by Notty Hornblower, Hope House Museum. Step into the glamour and romance of bygone wedding days with a vintage bridal fashion show set in the stunning location of the Nicholson Gallery.

Lambing Weekend


Sat 28 - Sun 29 Mar 2015

Spring Plant Hunter's Fair

Burton Upon Trent

Sat 28 Mar 2015

Popular plant fair featuring many highly respected specialist nurseries with a great range of perennials, shrubs, trees, rare species and old heritage varieties. Simply something for every plant lover.

Super Saturday


Sat 28 Mar 2015

Seven National Hunt races on the final Super Saturday Raceday of the season

Music in the Mansion

Music in the Mansion


Sun 29 Mar 2015

Enjoy music in the mansion house Saloon when the house will be filled with the magnificent sound of Stafford Military Wives Choir.

Sex and the Suburbs


Sun 29 Mar 2015

Claire Sweeney stars in and co-writes this brand new comedy about dating, men and finding Mr Right.

Easter Trail


Mon 30 Mar - Thu 2 Apr 2015

This school holiday we are taking inspiration from our ‘feathered’ flying friends with an activity entitled ‘Bird Gliders’. Families are invited to join us in Hangar 1 to colour and make your own bird glider.

Simple Minds


Mon 30 Mar 2015

Fresh from their renaissance and rightful reappraisal, Simple Minds have released Big Music, their first album of new material in five years, and will are coming to The Victoria Hall.

Afternoon Treat

Afternoon Tea in the Victorian Orangery


Tue 31 Mar - Thu 2 Apr 2015

Join us for this quintessential great British treat served in the stately surroundings of the Victorian Orangery where Head Chef Guy Day and his brigade will prepare a delicate afternoon tea.



Tue 31 Mar - Sat 4 Apr 2015

Presented by the John Godber Company and Theatre Royal Wakefield

My Old Lady (12A)


Tue 31 Mar 2015

Mathias Gold (Kevin Kline) is a cash-strapped New Yorker writer who inherits a valuable Parisian apartment from his estranged father. Mathias heads for Paris, only to discover that its elderly occupant Mathilde has a tenant for life status

Easter Young Gunz Paintball


Wed 1 Apr 2015

Bring computer console games to life with five action-packed games in 200 acres of awesome woodland

History Live


Wed 1 Apr 2015

"After the Ice" - prehistory in the Peak talk at Hollinsclough Chapel Hall.

Luke Jackson & Jess Morgan


Wed 1 Apr 2015

Lovely double bill, featuring two of the folk scene's most engaging and talented performers currently making a name for themselves nationally.

Fruit and Vegetables

Lichfield Farmers' Market


Thu 2 Apr 2015

Farmers Markets are held every month selling wholesome locally-produced food and other goods, including an excellent choice of hand-made arts and crafts.

Cadbury Easter Egg Trail


Fri 3 - Mon 6 Apr 2015

Become an Eggsplorer for the day! Join us this Easter weekend for the Cadbury Easter Egg Trail around the garden! The prize at the end of your adventure will be a Cadbury Egghead.

Cadbury Easter Trail

Manifold Valley

Fri 3 - Mon 6 Apr 2015

Take part in our Cadbury Easter Trail at Ilam Park, explore the park and hunt for clues. Collect a delicious Cadbury chocolate egg at the end of the trail.

Clearance Marquee Event

Clearance Marquee Event

Ripley (Derbyshire)

Fri 3 - Mon 6 Apr 2015

Don't miss out on our annual marquee clearance sale; shop our special spring clear out with discounts up to 70% RRP on selected tableware, cookshop, accessories and much more...

Easter Egg Hunt at Trentham

Easter Egg Hunt


Fri 3 - Mon 6 Apr 2015

Pick up a voucher from the Gardens Entrance and follow the Easter Egg Hunt clues around the Gardens and lake to claim your prize courtesy of Delicious.

Easter Egg Steam Trains


Fri 3 - Mon 6 Apr 2015

Our special events are family friendly days out, ideal for kids and great value. Most events have free gifts or treats for kids and are on all bank holidays.

Easter Specials 2015


Fri 3 - Mon 6 Apr 2015

Throughout the Easter weekend visitors will be able to take part in Face Painting, Egg hunts and also our much loved activity carriage where everyone can get to grips with various family games.

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Keepers Cottage

VisitEngland 4 Star Self-catering £90-£540 pupw sleeps 4, Uttoxeter, 01889 590415

Manor House Farm

VisitEngland 4 Star Farmhouse £34-£36 pppnb, Uttoxeter, 01889 590415

Foxtwood Cottages

AA 5 Star Self-catering £390-£10000 pupw sleeps 2-9, Alton Towers area, 01538 266160

Broomyshaw Country Cottages

VisitEngland 3 Star Self-catering £90-£695 pupw sleeps 4-8, Leek, 01538 308298


VisitEngland 4 Star Hotel £110 prpnb, Tamworth, 0844 472 1950

Windy Arbour

VisitEngland  Self-catering £425-£650 pupw sleeps 2-6, Alton Towers area, 01889 591013

Colton House

VisitEngland 5 Star Guest House £47-£102 pppnb, Rugeley, 01889 578580

Orgreave Lodge

VisitEngland 4 Star Self-catering £440-£790 pupw sleeps 5, Burton Upon Trent, 01283 791555


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