Monday, April 2, 2012

Charleston South Carolina April 2012 Events

Charleston, South Carolina is looking forward to a month full of exciting events and unique activities. Whether you are looking for Easter festivities, outdoor recreation, festivals, or theatrical performances, there is an event for you this April 2012 in Charleston, SC. Take a glance at the upcoming events listed below and start making plans today with family and friends! Visiting Charleston from out of town? Take advantage of these special hotel deals so that you can experience all that Charleston, SC has to offer!

Featured Event
Get your tickets today for an evening full of dance entertainment that will support a wonderful cause! The 2012 Oxygen Ball features a gourmet station dinner, live and silent auctions, and the Lowcountry Dancing with the Stars Competition. Save the date for the 2012 Oxygen Ball on April 20, 2012 at 7:00PM. Proceeds will benefit the American Lung Association in South Carolina. 

Easter in Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina is always an exciting place to spend the Easter holiday. With egg hunts, egg drops, parades, festivals, and more, there are plenty of activities to choose from that will entertain the entire family. Check out our Easter in Charleston blog entry to see a list of upcoming Easter holiday events.

Performing Arts
Visit the North Charleston Coliseum & Performing Arts Center to see a spectacular performance of the musical Wicked! Wick is the untold story of the witches of Oz, declared 'Best Musical of the Decade' by Entertainment Weekly. Wicked will be in Charleston from April 19 - 29, 2012, so get your tickets today!

Easter weekend is just around the corner and the entire family can celebrate at the Easter Festival at Freshfields Village. Children can enjoy an inflatable slide, jump castle, face painter, and Easter crafts. The Easter Bunny will also make an appearance! The best part? This event is free for all! Food and beverage will be available for purchase. Perhaps you are looking for a festival that allows you to bring your ENTIRE family, including your four-legged, furry friends. How about spending the weekend at the Pet Fest from April 14 - 15, 2012!  Enjoy a full weekend of exhibits, demonstrations, entertainment and more!

Outdoor Recreation
If you like to be outdoors and active, the following events are definitely for you! First up is the 3rd Annual Charleston Bed Race Fundraiser on April 15, 2012. Teams of 5 people will create their own bed and push it on a 100 yard course in Hampton Park against other teams. The following weekend is the Bodhi's Revenge SUP Race scheduled for April 22, 2012 at 8:00AM. This is the Charleston's area first and only SUP surf slalom and Battle of the Paddle style event so register today so that you can be one of the first competitors!

We are looking forward to a month full of exciting Charleston events. Check out our Upcoming Events page for additional events and activities coming up in April 2012. Tell us all about the events that you participate in by posting on our blog and Facebook page. We love to see comments and pictures about these spectacular Charleston events. We look forward to hearing from you!

Danielle Snyder
Charleston SC Events


  1. wow, i agree to this that people should get a ticket to their favorite hotel now for reservation. cheaper limo rate in Charleston sc, come on us lets join the charleston celebration. This coming days, ill be going to a clay festival in one of the place charleston. Lets enjoy your spring season at SC

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