April To Do List: Don't Miss Festivals

Get out your calendar and take note! These festivals will keep your April filled with good music, craft beer and fun times with friends outdoors. Scroll through to see how you'll be spending your future weekends:

Charleston Bluegrass Festival April 7-8

Awendaw Green is hosting the Charleston Bluegrass Festival April 7 and 8, 2017 at Middleton Place Woodlands. They will be partnering with the The Aiken Bluegrass Festival to support Equine-assisted therapy in the Lowcountry and The Bee Cause Project . It will feature two stages of regional and local bluegrass bands that will get you kicking off your shoes and kicking up your heels!

High Water April 22-23

The husband and wife team of Shovels & Rope are the people to thank for organizing this Americana Music Festival in South Carolina. Acts like The Avett Brothers, The Shins, and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats are included just to name a few. Also features local food and drinks.

Community Tap Fest April 29

On April 29, 2017, the gathering of select regional and national breweries returns for its fifth year, this time being held at the city’s Fluor Field.

As usual, the festival will bring together more than 50 breweries from across the state and country for an event focused on limited and small-batch offerings from the respective breweries. (You can see a list of participants and beers from past festivals here.) But for the first time, the festival will be held at Fluor Field, a 5,700-seat baseball stadium located on Greenville’s Main Street a short distance from Falls Park.

The festival will run from 2-6 PM on the 29th with tickets coming in at $55 and a limited number of VIP tickets available. Tickets don’t go on sale until Dec. 1 but you can purchase them here when they’re available

THE HUSBAND AND WIFE TEAM BEHIND THE FOLK DUO, SHOVELS & ROPE, ARE THE ORGANIZERS OF THIS NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL IN SOUTH CAROLINA. THE CURATED LINEUP IS FILLED WITH PLENTY OF AMERICANA FOLK ROCK ACTS LIKE THE AVETT BROTHERS, THE SHINS, NATHANIEL RATELIFF & THE NIGHT SWEATS, AND DAWES. HIGH WATER ALSO FEATURES PLENTY OF TASTY LOCAL LIBATIONS ALONG WITH CHARLESTON CHEF-CURATED DINING EXPERIENCES