Here in the Lowcountry, we don’t let the rain spoil our fun! In fact, sometimes it’s a welcome relief from the heat and it can be fun to get caught in the occasional shower. Flowers are already blooming in Charleston AND the April event line up is a good one! Hope to see you at some of these fun events around town:

Kick off the first weekend in April with a free movie night at Charles Towne Landing. The featured movie will be Aquaman and starts at 8 pm on April 5th. For more details on this event, check out their Facebook Event here.

The 42nd Annual Cooper River Bridge 10-K Run is Saturday, April, 6th. This event starts at 8 am. For more details on how to register and event information, visit their website:

Buzz on over to the 8th Annual Charleston Honey & Bee Expo! On April 8th from 11 am – 4 pm, taste honey and meet local bee experts. This family-friendly event is being held at Cinebarre in Mt. Pleasant. For more information, check out their Facebook event here.

Paws on the Patio is happening on April 11th to benefit The Charleston Animal Society. This event is a fun happy hour that includes your four-legged friends! For more details of the event, head over to the Charleston Animal Society.

Take me out to the ball game! April 11th is the opening night for the Charleston River Dogs! Starting at 7 pm, grab your cracker jacks and kick off this season at the Joe Riley Stadium. For more details, visit their Facebook Event.

Charleston Farmers Market – Running every Saturday, starting April 13th in Downtown Charleston at Marion Square. Find more details here.

A Lowcountry gem is reopening its doors on April 13th. Cypress Gardens is a beautiful attraction that no local should miss! If you haven’t been, it’s definitely worth a visit.

Head out for a Sunday-Funday on King Street April 14th for Second Sunday on King! Enjoy vendors, music and a car-free – King Street. Check the website for more details of the day and a free parking voucher!

The kids won’t want to miss the Isle of Palms Easter Egg Hunt! This year’s hunt is on April 20th from 10 am – 12 pm at the Isle of Palms Recreation Center. This event features a jump castle, face painting, balloon artists and of course, the Easter Bunny! For more information, visit their Facebook Event here.

The Lowcountry Strawberry Festival is happening on April 25th – 28th, complete with family fun activities and of course strawberry pickin’! You can get your tickets here:

Join Hairy Winston Pet Boutique for their 4th annual Fido Fest on Saturday, April 27th from noon to 3 PM.

We’ve partnered with local friends and retailers to create an afternoon that celebrates our four-legged friends and benefits Charleston Animal Society! This free event will take place at The Oaks, across from Barnes & Noble. All animal lovers and Fidos are welcome.

The 32nd Annual Town of Mount Pleasant Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival presented by East Cooper Medical Center and Harris Teeter is one of the most highly anticipated events of the year! The festival runs April 28th from 11am – 5pm and pays tribute to Mount Pleasant’s local shrimping and fishing industry, offering a boat parade, live music, Mt. Pleasant Artists Guild display, craft show and lots of free activities with the picturesque Ravenel Bridge and Charleston Harbor for a backdrop!

Admission and activities are free!

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