April is a great time for a trip to the beach.
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Top 10 Things to do in Myrtle Beach in April

By MyrtleBeach.com
January 27, 2020

There are plenty of things to do in Myrtle Beach in April — and plenty of reasons to take an early spring trip to the beach. 

Here’s what you can expect in Myrtle Beach in April:

 

April weather

April weather

With temperature in the 70s and low 80s, the weather in Myrtle Beach is awesome in April. It’s perfect if you enjoy walking and lounging on the beach, exploring the area or shopping in one of the many outdoor shopping complexes. The water temperature is typically in the 60s — a little chilly for the adults, but we see kids diving right in all the time!

April hotel deals

April hotel deals

Myrtle Beach hotels work hard to lure visitors to the beach in early spring, before the peak summer season gets under way. They often offer deep discounts off summer rack rates or other incentives such as attraction tickets or discounts. If you’re bringing the kids, check out these hotels with great indoor water features so your little ones can splash and swim even on cooler days.

Easter in Myrtle Beach

Easter in Myrtle Beach

Easter is April 12 this year, and Myrtle Beach is a popular destination for Easter break. With many sunrise services, including several on the beach, visitors can worship on Easter Sunday all along the Grand Strand. Easter egg hunts are also available throughout the Myrtle Beach area.

Attractions

Attractions

The same attractions and entertainment venues that you love in summer are open in April as well, but lines are shorter and crowds are thinner. Here are some of our favorite attractions to visit in April:

  • Alligator Adventure | Alligator Adventure in North Myrtle Beach offers an up-close-and-personal wildlife adventure. 
  • Brookgreen Gardens | Explore the beautiful spring blooms at this hidden gem just south of Myrtle Beach. In addition to the lush gardens with seasonal treasures, you’ll find a myriad sculptures and the area’s only accredited zoo.
  • Broadway at the Beach | Whether you’re looking for a new look for a new season, a great meal or a night out, Broadway at the Beach has you covered. This shopping, dining and entertainment complex is a must-see in April … or any month of the year!

Looking for more things to do? Click here for a full list of exciting attractions, most of which are open in April! 

Myrtle Beach golf

Myrtle Beach golf

Spring is a popular time for golf in Myrtle Beach. The weather is spectacular for a day on the greens, and hotel room rates are affordable for your golf group. In fact, many Myrtle Beach hotels offer golf packages that include golf and your room, helping you plan your trip without worrying about over-spending.