WEDNESDAY
APR
1
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

THURSDAY
APR
2
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

FRIDAY
APR
3
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

SATURDAY
APR
4
4th Best Fest
Celebration of people and places 4th best at something with comedians, live bands, a puppet show and food
Columbia
Arts

SATURDAY
APR
4
Aiken Horsepower Association Spring Fling
Cars, trucks, and motorcycles to be judged, silent auction, door prizes, Hot Wheels races – benefits the Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Persons
Aiken
Expo

SATURDAY
APR
4
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
4
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

SATURDAY
APR
4
Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee
Nearly 100 artists and crafters plus food, live music, museum tours
Anderson
Pendleton
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
4
Hopefest
Celebrate the Easter season with egg hunt, inflatables, petting zoo, pony rides, face-painting, food
Columbia
Holiday

SATURDAY
APR
4
Race for the Inlet
Run or walk either the 5K or 8K USATF certified courses – benefits the mission and programs of Murrells Inlet 2020
Georgetown
Murrells Inlet
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
4
Safe Kids Day
Safe Kids Trident Area will be hosting activities including games for children, a bike course, car seat checked, and more
Charleston
North Charleston
Educational

SATURDAY
APR
4
iMAGINE Upstate Festival
Learn about drones, battling robots, race cars, 3d printing, hovercrafts and more
Greenville
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
5
Easter
Always the first Sunday following the full moon after the vernal equinox
Statewide
Holiday

SUNDAY
APR
5
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

SUNDAY
APR
5
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

SUNDAY
APR
5
Historic Pendleton Spring Jubilee
Nearly 100 artists and crafters plus food, live music, museum tours
Anderson
Pendleton
Festival

MONDAY
APR
6
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

MONDAY
APR
6
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

TUESDAY
APR
7
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

TUESDAY
APR
7
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

WEDNESDAY
APR
8
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

WEDNESDAY
APR
8
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

THURSDAY
APR
9
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

THURSDAY
APR
9
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

THURSDAY
APR
9
SpringSkunk Music Fest
Live bands, bbq, kids’ activities, camping available onsite
Greenville
Greer
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
10
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

FRIDAY
APR
10
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

FRIDAY
APR
10
Garden Club of Charleston House and Garden Tours 
Visit historic homes and gardens featuring exquisite floral arrangements and a tea party
Charleston
Miscellaneous

FRIDAY
APR
10
Music in the Age of Charles Towne (1670-1783)
A concert celebrating Charleston through music composed during the city’s first century featuring compositions from America, England, and Europe
Charleston
Concert

FRIDAY
APR
10
SXSE – Springfest
Live bands, free camping, seed exchange, light show, silent disco, dyi art and more
Spartanburg
Concert

FRIDAY
APR
10
South Carolina Muzzleloader Conference
Variety of workshops on 18th and 19th century muzzleloaders led by gun and history experts plus displays
Columbia
Workshop

FRIDAY
APR
10
SpringSkunk Music Fest
Live bands, bbq, kids’ activities, camping available onsite
Greenville
Greer
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
10
World Grits Festival
3-day event includes parade, carnival, grits grinding, “Rolling in Grits” contest, 5K run
St. George
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
11
Cayce Festival of the Arts
Featuring artists, crafters and authors/writers from around the region – net proceeds to benefit a local charity selected by the Cayce Avenues Neighborhood Association
Columbia
Cayce
Arts

SATURDAY
APR
11
Columbia Open Studios
Self-guided tour of artists’ studios in the Greater Columbia area
Columbia
Arts

SATURDAY
APR
11
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
11
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

SATURDAY
APR
11
Garden Club of Charleston House and Garden Tours 
Visit historic homes and gardens featuring exquisite floral arrangements and a tea party
Charleston
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
11
Historic Mitchelville 5K Run/Walk
Run or walk through the beautiful and historic Mitchelville Park plus 400 meter kids health run
Hilton Head
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
11
IQA World Cup Quidditch Tournament
Team sport played with 14 players, four balls, and the elusive human snitch
Rock Hill
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
11
It’s All About Herbs Festival
Plant sale with many varieties of herbs and other plants, educational seminars, Tea Time – benefits the Lexington County Herb Bunch
Columbia
Lexington
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
11
Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort Air Show
Showcases Naval aviation including demonstration by the United States Naval Flight Demonstration Team, the Blue Angels
Beaufort
Expo

SATURDAY
APR
11
Palmetto Half Marathon
Events over two days also include a 5K run/walk, youth half marathon, kids’ fun run, expo – benefit
Columbia
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
11
Pet Fest
Exhibits, demonstrations, entertainment – don’t forget your pup!
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
11
River Rocks Music Festival
Live bands, kids’ area, food, canoeing, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, environmental education activities and demonstrations
Columbia
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
11
Runaway Runway: A Recycled Fashion Show
Designers turn trash into fashionable outfits
Columbia
Fashion

SATURDAY
APR
11
SXSE – Springfest
Live bands, free camping, seed exchange, light show, silent disco, dyi art and more
Spartanburg
Concert

SATURDAY
APR
11
Shop…..and Save Lives
Shopping event hosted by the Upstate Mothers of Multiples Club featuring 31 local shops and businesses who are donating a portion of sales to the March of Dimes
Greenville
Taylors
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
11
South Carolina Chili Cook-Off Championship
Plus live music and vendors – benefit
Anderson
Belton
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
11
South Carolina Muzzleloader Conference
Variety of workshops on 18th and 19th century muzzleloaders led by gun and history experts plus displays
Columbia
Workshop

SATURDAY
APR
11
SpringSkunk Music Fest
Live bands, bbq, kids’ activities, camping available onsite
Greenville
Greer
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
11
Summerville Cares Day of Service
Faith-based organizations, government agencies, civic leaders and community organizations join together to complete local service projects
Charleston
Summerville
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
11
Touch A Truck 
Kids can explore more than 30 vehicles and exhibits, live entertainment, and more – presented by the Junior League of Columbia
Columbia
West Columbia
Expo

SATURDAY
APR
11
Ultimate Challenge Mud Run
6.2 mile course with 36 obstacles, 4 person teams, Devil Pup Challenge for children – benefits veteran and military organizations
Columbia
Gaston
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
11
World Grits Festival
3-day event includes parade, carnival, grits grinding, “Rolling in Grits” contest, 5K run
St. George
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
12
Columbia Open Studios
Self-guided tour of artists’ studios in the Greater Columbia area
Columbia
Arts

SUNDAY
APR
12
Family Circle Cup
9-day WTA women’s tennis tournament
Charleston
Daniel Island
Sports

SUNDAY
APR
12
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

SUNDAY
APR
12
IQA World Cup Quidditch Tournament
Team sport played with 14 players, four balls, and the elusive human snitch
Rock Hill
Sports

SUNDAY
APR
12
Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort Air Show
Showcases Naval aviation including demonstration by the United States Naval Flight Demonstration Team, the Blue Angels
Beaufort
Expo

SUNDAY
APR
12
Music in the Age of Charles Towne (1670-1783)
A concert celebrating Charleston through music composed during the city’s first century featuring compositions from America, England, and Europe
Charleston
West Ashley
Concert

SUNDAY
APR
12
Pet Fest
Exhibits, demonstrations, entertainment – don’t forget your pup!
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
12
World Grits Festival
3-day event includes parade, carnival, grits grinding, “Rolling in Grits” contest, 5K run
St. George
Festival

MONDAY
APR
13
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

MONDAY
APR
13
Monday After the Masters
Celebrity Pro-Am charity golf tournament hosted by Hootie & The Blowfish
 Learn more about South Carolina golf courses
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Sports

TUESDAY
APR
14
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

TUESDAY
APR
14
Read-In
Schools across the state celebrate reading and libraries a the SC State House
Columbia
Educational

WEDNESDAY
APR
15
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

WEDNESDAY
APR
15
Indie Grits Film Fest
The Nickelodeon presents films from new media makers and pros
Columbia
Festival

WEDNESDAY
APR
15
Walk a Mile In Her Shoes
Men (in heels), women, and children of all ages will walk to raise awareness of sexual assault and abuse
Columbia
Sports

THURSDAY
APR
16
Charleston Race Week
International sailboat regatta – inshore and offshore races
 Learn more about boating in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports

THURSDAY
APR
16
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
16
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

THURSDAY
APR
16
Indie Grits Film Fest
The Nickelodeon presents films from new media makers and pros
Columbia
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
16
Puddin’ Swamp Festival
3-day event includes carnival rides, live entertainment, street dance
Manning
Turbeville
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
16
Stone Soup Storytelling Festival
3-day event includes storytelling, ghost stories, workshops, amateur StorySlam Competition, art exhibit, 5K run, gala
Spartanburg
Woodruff
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
17
Abbeville French Heritage Festival
3-day event includes tours, flower show, play, concert, wine tasting
Abbeville
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
17
Charleston In-Water Boat Show
Charleston In-Water Boat Show will be at Bristol Marina and Brittlebank Park. Boats are displayed both in-water and on land, providing the ultimate boating experience
Charleston
Expo

FRIDAY
APR
17
Charleston Race Week
International sailboat regatta – inshore and offshore races
 Learn more about boating in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports

FRIDAY
APR
17
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
17
East Coast Canoe & Kayak Festival
Lectures, on-water classes, demonstrations for all paddler levels
Charleston
James Island
Sports

FRIDAY
APR
17
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

FRIDAY
APR
17
Indie Grits Film Fest
The Nickelodeon presents films from new media makers and pros
Columbia
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
17
Pickens Azalea Festival
2-day event includes music, classic car cruise-in, 5K, arts and crafts, amusement rides
Clemson
Pickens
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
17
Puddin’ Swamp Festival
3-day event includes carnival rides, live entertainment, street dance
Manning
Turbeville
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
17
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
17
Stone Soup Storytelling Festival
3-day event includes storytelling, ghost stories, workshops, amateur StorySlam Competition, art exhibit, 5K run, gala
Spartanburg
Woodruff
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Abbeville French Heritage Festival
3-day event includes tours, flower show, play, concert, wine tasting
Abbeville
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Aiken Earth Day
People Chase 5K fun run, keynote speaker, live entertainment, puppet show, food vendors
Aiken
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
18
Aiken Kite Festival 
Celebrate National Kite Month with a variety of activities including kite flying demonstrations, inflatable’s, open field for kite flying, food vendors
Aiken
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Bare Yourself Bike Ride
Wear your underwear (or be fully clothed) for a bike ride followed by a celebration with bands, beverages, and great food – benefits West Gate Family Therapy Institute
Spartanburg
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
18
Charleston In-Water Boat Show
Charleston In-Water Boat Show will be at Bristol Marina and Brittlebank Park. Boats are displayed both in-water and on land, providing the ultimate boating experience
Charleston
Expo

SATURDAY
APR
18
Charleston Race Week
International sailboat regatta – inshore and offshore races
 Learn more about boating in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
18
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Columbia International Festival
2-day event includes performances, demonstrations, food, exhibits, artifacts from 60+ countries
Columbia
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Earth Day Celebration
Border collie demonstrations, cane pole fishing, canoeing & kayaking, face painting, geocaching, wagon rides, lead-line horse rides and farm animals
Rock Hill
Fort Mill
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
18
East Coast Canoe & Kayak Festival
Lectures, on-water classes, demonstrations for all paddler levels
Charleston
James Island
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
18
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

SATURDAY
APR
18
Fire Truck Pull for Curing Kids Cancer
Gather 10 of your strongest friends, family or co-workers to play the ultimate tug of war with a 55,000 lb. fire truck to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancer cures
Columbia
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
18
Goodwill Mud Run
Teams of 2 or 4 compete on a 3.5 mile course with 35 obstacles, kids zone too
Greenville
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
18
Gourd Fest
Workshops, vendors with gourds, crafting tools and supplies, children’s activities SCGS will have a fundraiser raffle
Laurens
Workshop

SATURDAY
APR
18
Indie Grits Film Fest
The Nickelodeon presents films from new media makers and pros
Columbia
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Iron City Festival
Street fair with exhibits, food and vendors, live entertainment, health fair, cake contest, children’s activities, pageant, kids’ parade
Gaffney
Blacksburg
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Kelley’s Kure 8K and 5K
Select from 8K, 5K, and kid’s fun run – benefits SC Ovarian Foundation and Let There Be Mom organizations
Greenville
Simpsonville
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
18
Olympia Fest
Live music, kids’ activities, Quarry Crusher Run
Columbia
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Pickens Azalea Festival
2-day event includes music, classic car cruise-in, 5K, arts and crafts, amusement rides
Clemson
Pickens
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Pork in the Park
Barbecue competition, kids’ activities, and live entertainment
Newberry
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Puddin’ Swamp Festival
3-day event includes carnival rides, live entertainment, street dance
Manning
Turbeville
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Soft Shell Crab Festival
Food, live music, classic car show, Port Royal Charity Crab Race
Beaufort
Port Royal
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Spring Jam Music Fest
Live music plus an Arts & Goods Village
Charleston
Concert

SATURDAY
APR
18
Stone Soup Storytelling Festival
3-day event includes storytelling, ghost stories, workshops, amateur StorySlam Competition, art exhibit, 5K run, gala
Spartanburg
Woodruff
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
18
Super Hero 5K
Wear your super hero costumes – benefits the support and research of Mitochondrial diseases in children
Columbia
Lexington
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
18
Taste of Blackville
Enjoy the fun for the whole family with food and other vendors on Main Street
Barnwell
Blackville
Culinary

SATURDAY
APR
18
Walk for Autism-Charleston
Family friendly walk through Hampton Park, with refreshments, live music, jump castles, silent auction – benefits autism development programs
Charleston
Sports

SUNDAY
APR
19
Abbeville French Heritage Festival
3-day event includes tours, flower show, play, concert, wine tasting
Abbeville
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
19
Charleston In-Water Boat Show
Charleston In-Water Boat Show will be at Bristol Marina and Brittlebank Park. Boats are displayed both in-water and on land, providing the ultimate boating experience
Charleston
Expo

SUNDAY
APR
19
Charleston Race Week
International sailboat regatta – inshore and offshore races
 Learn more about boating in South Carolina
Charleston
Sports

SUNDAY
APR
19
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
19
Columbia International Festival
2-day event includes performances, demonstrations, food, exhibits, artifacts from 60+ countries
Columbia
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
19
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
19
East Coast Canoe & Kayak Festival
Lectures, on-water classes, demonstrations for all paddler levels
Charleston
James Island
Sports

SUNDAY
APR
19
Festival of Houses and Gardens
Historic Charleston Foundation – 7-10 properties per tour in 1 of 11 neighborhoods
Charleston
Historical

SUNDAY
APR
19
Indie Grits Film Fest
The Nickelodeon presents films from new media makers and pros
Columbia
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
19
Pathway to Adventure Day
Classes and seminars to enhance one’s knowledge of nature and matters of life by delving into the mysteries of God’s creation
Columbia
Lexington
Workshop

SUNDAY
APR
19
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
19
Seek and Snap
Teams of four have a fixed time to snap photos of as many items as you can find within a designated area using given clues – benefit
Greenville
Miscellaneous

MONDAY
APR
20
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

MONDAY
APR
20
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

MONDAY
APR
20
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

TUESDAY
APR
21
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

TUESDAY
APR
21
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

TUESDAY
APR
21
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

WEDNESDAY
APR
22
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

WEDNESDAY
APR
22
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

WEDNESDAY
APR
22
Myrtle Beach International Film Festival
Animation, shorts, documentaries, music videos, features
 Learn more about movies filmed in South Carolina
Myrtle Beach
Festival

WEDNESDAY
APR
22
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

WEDNESDAY
APR
22
Wine for Water 
Food from local restaurants, wines from around the world, and silent auction – benefits watershed associations dedicated to restoring the Midlands’ watersheds
Columbia
Culinary

THURSDAY
APR
23
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
23
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
23
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

THURSDAY
APR
23
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

THURSDAY
APR
23
McDaniels Golf Classic
Two-day event includes auction and golf tournament – benefits the Palmetto Health Cancer Centers
Columbia
Sports

THURSDAY
APR
23
Myrtle Beach International Film Festival
Animation, shorts, documentaries, music videos, features
 Learn more about movies filmed in South Carolina
Myrtle Beach
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
23
North Charleston Business Conference and Expo
Regional companies, speakers, meet small business entrepreneurs to executives, network with local professionals, and discover resources for business growth
Charleston
North Charleston
Expo

THURSDAY
APR
23
Oyster Roast
Enjoy all-you-can-eat oysters, bottomless beverages, networking, and live music – benefits the Contemporaries of Art
Columbia
Culinary

THURSDAY
APR
23
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
23
Wine, Women & Shoes
Fashion show, world-class wines, auction, food – benefits the Ronald McDonald House Charities
Columbia
West Columbia
Fashion

FRIDAY
APR
24
ArtFields
9-day event features 400+ Southeastern artists, live music, food, and tons of warm hospitality
Florence
Lake City
Arts

FRIDAY
APR
24
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
24
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
24
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

FRIDAY
APR
24
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

FRIDAY
APR
24
Happy Hubble 25
Honor the Hubble with live streaming from the Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum, sidewalk astronomy, evening observing, hands-on activities
Columbia
Educational

FRIDAY
APR
24
McDaniels Golf Classic
Two-day event includes auction and golf tournament – benefits the Palmetto Health Cancer Centers
Columbia
Sports

FRIDAY
APR
24
Myrtle Beach International Film Festival
Animation, shorts, documentaries, music videos, features
 Learn more about movies filmed in South Carolina
Myrtle Beach
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
24
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

FRIDAY
APR
24
Sparkleberry Country Fair
2-day event includes petting zoo, rides, food, crafts, tractors, 5K run/walk – proceeds benefit local schools
Columbia
Northeast Columbia
Fair

FRIDAY
APR
24
Wine Tasting at Riverbanks Botanical Garden
Plus food from local chefs, live music – benefits Riverbanks conservation efforts
Columbia
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
25
ArtFields
9-day event features 400+ Southeastern artists, live music, food, and tons of warm hospitality
Florence
Lake City
Arts

SATURDAY
APR
25
Broome Royal Regiment Spring Car Show
Car show plus live entertainment and food – benefits the Broome High School Marching Band
Spartanburg
Miscellaneous

SATURDAY
APR
25
Central Railroad Festival
Bands, kids’ fun, arts and crafts, food booths
Clemson
Central
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
25
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
25
Come-See-Me Festival
10-day festival includes food, live music, and many kids’ activities
Rock Hill
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
25
Family Fishing Clinic
Introduction to the basics of fishing for young and old – learn how to tie fishing knots, rig rods, cast, fish and more
Aiken
Windsor
Educational

SATURDAY
APR
25
Firing on Fort Sumter
Period Civil War-era dinner and public ball
Spartanburg
Historical

SATURDAY
APR
25
Folly Beach Wine & Sign
Sip a glass of wine, meet authors and artists, and enjoy delicious food – benefits the Diann Shaddox Foundation to find a cure for Essential Tremor
Charleston
Folly Beach
Arts

SATURDAY
APR
25
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

SATURDAY
APR
25
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

SATURDAY
APR
25
Heart & Sole Women’s Five Miler
Run or walk 5 miles or walk 3 miles to raise heart disease awareness – post-race events
Columbia
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
25
Kid’s Day of Lexington
Learn about health, safety and environmental awareness through booths, activities, live performances
Columbia
Lexington
Expo

SATURDAY
APR
25
Lady Day: Billie Holiday’s Centennial Celebration
Jazz Artists of Charleston presents a program dedicated one of the most-celebrated singers of jazz, Billie Holiday
Charleston
Concert

SATURDAY
APR
25
Musgrove Mill Revolutionary War Encampment Weekend
2-day event features reenactors who will demonstrate aspects of Revolutionary War-era daily life in South Carolina
Laurens
Clinton
Historical

SATURDAY
APR
25
Myrtle Beach International Film Festival
Animation, shorts, documentaries, music videos, features
 Learn more about movies filmed in South Carolina
Myrtle Beach
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
25
Putting for Parkinson’s
Golf tournament, dinner, auction – raising awareness and funds to research Parkinson’s Disease
Charleston
Summerville
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
25
SOS Spring Safari
10-day shag event with live music, shagging classes, and parade at various locations
 Learn more about South Carolina’s state dance, the shag
Myrtle Beach
North Myrtle Beach
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
25
Sparkleberry Country Fair
2-day event includes petting zoo, rides, food, crafts, tractors, 5K run/walk – proceeds benefit local schools
Columbia
Northeast Columbia
Fair

SATURDAY
APR
25
Strawberry Festival
Lots of strawberry foods, dunk booth, entertainment, games, bounce house and more – benefits Our Lady of Peace School
Aiken
North Augusta
Festival

SATURDAY
APR
25
SummerFun Horseshoe Tournament
A stop on the Horseshoe Pitchers Pro Tour – held at the Marion Davis Park horseshoe court facility
Newberry
Sports

SATURDAY
APR
25
Walk MS
Walk MS connects people living with MS and those who care about them
Columbia
Sports

SUNDAY
APR
26
African Market
African dancers, drummers, art, crafts, clothing, jewelry, face painting for the kids, batik demonstration, food – benefits the Ann Sandell Independent School in Liberia
Charleston
North Charleston
Miscellaneous

SUNDAY
APR
26
ArtFields
9-day event features 400+ Southeastern artists, live music, food, and tons of warm hospitality
Florence
Lake City
Arts

SUNDAY
APR
26
Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival
Celebrate the shrimping industry including boat parade, music, activities
 Learn more about shrimping in South Carolina
Charleston
Mount Pleasant
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
26
Colleton County Rice Festival
9-day event includes live music, bicycle race, pageant, parade, crafts, 5K Rice Run, cooking contest, fireworks, dog show
Walterboro
Festival

SUNDAY
APR
26
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

SUNDAY
APR
26
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

SUNDAY
APR
26
Musgrove Mill Revolutionary War Encampment Weekend
2-day event features reenactors who will demonstrate aspects of Revolutionary War-era daily life in South Carolina
Laurens
Clinton
Historical

SUNDAY
APR
26
SummerFun Horseshoe Tournament
A stop on the Horseshoe Pitchers Pro Tour – held at the Marion Davis Park horseshoe court facility
Newberry
Sports

MONDAY
APR
27
ArtFields
9-day event features 400+ Southeastern artists, live music, food, and tons of warm hospitality
Florence
Lake City
Arts

MONDAY
APR
27
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

MONDAY
APR
27
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

MONDAY
APR
27
University of South Carolina Aiken Chamber Music 
The USC Aiken Chamber Music will be performing
Aiken
Concert

TUESDAY
APR
28
ArtFields
9-day event features 400+ Southeastern artists, live music, food, and tons of warm hospitality
Florence
Lake City
Arts

TUESDAY
APR
28
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

TUESDAY
APR
28
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

WEDNESDAY
APR
29
ArtFields
9-day event features 400+ Southeastern artists, live music, food, and tons of warm hospitality
Florence
Lake City
Arts

WEDNESDAY
APR
29
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

WEDNESDAY
APR
29
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

THURSDAY
APR
30
ArtFields
9-day event features 400+ Southeastern artists, live music, food, and tons of warm hospitality
Florence
Lake City
Arts

THURSDAY
APR
30
Black Cowboy Festival
4-day event includes horse competitions, period demonstrations, hay rides, kids’ entertainment, western dinner and dance – camping available
Sumter
Rembert
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
30
Friends of the York County Library Book Sale
Choose from a large selection of hardcover and paperback books, DVD, audiobooks – benefits York County Library programs
Rock Hill
Educational

THURSDAY
APR
30
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

THURSDAY
APR
30
Great Anderson County Fair
Midway with carnival rides, amphitheater with live entertainment, concessions, petting zoo, horse show
Anderson
Fair

THURSDAY
APR
30
SC Humanities Festival 
Self-guided tours, seminars, workshops, book signings, live performances, wine tasting, and more!
Camden
Festival

THURSDAY
APR
30
iFive:K Run/Walk/Shuffle
Plus post-race celebration – benefits CODEcamp scholarships and other education related programming
Charleston
Sports