April 2nd, Battle of the Beaches World Autism Awareness Night at the Pelicans.  Pelican’s (Chicago Cubs) battle the Charleston River Dogs (New York Yankees) in the exhibition game.  Sponsored by Bee Sharp Professional Training.  Gates open at 5:30 p.m., game starts at 6:3 p.m.  Pelican’s Stadium 1251 21st Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.  Go to www.championautismnetwork.com for tickets

April 6th, Sensory Friendly Showing of the movie Shazam!, Grand 14 Market Common, 4002 Deville Street, Myrtle Beach.  Doors open at 9:30 a.m., the movie starts promptly at 10am—no trailers.   $1 drinks and $1 popcorn.   Free admission for CAN card holders. 

April 6th, ComePlayWIthUs at Barnabas Horse Foundation, Barnabas Horse Foundation, 4533 New River Road, Murrells Inlet, SC, Horseback rides for the kids, games, and food for all. Riders $5 each and limited to 30. Registration required.  BYOC (Bring Your Own Chair). Dress should be boots or old tennis shoes, jeans or other casual clothing that can get dirty.

April 7th, Sensory Friendly Birthday Bowling Bash, Myrtle Beach Bowl, 101 Philip Gray Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579.  12:30-2pm.  Celebrate this month’s birthdays with music down, lights up and room to move around. $1.00 per game per person and $1.00 for shoes. Food specials and cupcakes by Johnny D’s Waffles & Bakery.

April 7th, Bunny Cares Sensory Friendly Easter Bunny, Coast Grand Mall, 2000 Coastal Grand Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.  9-11am.  This is a special sensory-friendly event for kids with autism and special needs and their families to enjoy a visit and photos with the Easter Bunny in a calming environment.  Registration required.

April 12th, Sensory Friendly Night at the Pelicans, Myrtle Beach Pelicans, 1251 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577.  CAN cardholders have access to a suite for breaks, a free wrist band for the kid's activities, food/drink specials and discounted tickets! Gates open at 6 p.m. and game starts at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the box office or online using promo code CAN19

April 13th, Sensory Friendly Visit to Ripley’s Aquarium, 1110 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach SC.  House lights up and music and sound effects down. $7 per person.  Glass bottom boat tour (so fun and worth it!) $5.50 for ages 3-11 and $10 for ages 12 and up.

April 13th, Sensory Friendly Easter Hunt, Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church, 2637 Hwy 17, Garden City, SC, 29576.  Sensory Friendly Easter egg hunt, Panera cookie decorating, games, and lunch.  Special guest appearance by the Easter Bunny!! Easter egg hunt will be the first event, will start at 11 a.m. and probably not take too long

April 20th, Surfside Beach Sensory Friendly Easter Egg Hunt, Passive Park, Surfside Beach, SC. An Easter Egg Hunt for children with autism and special needs. Begins promptly at 10 a.m.

April 27th, Sensory Friendly Dave & Buster’s, Dave & Buster’s, 1322 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577.  Lights up, Sounds down. Special guests from A Moment of Magic. $21 a person includes food options and power card. Must register online by noon on 4/26/19. Food will be served at 10 a.m.  Special guests from a Moment of Magic.

April 27th, Sensory Friendly Showing of Avengers: Endgame, Grand 14 Market Common, 4002 Deville Street, Myrtle Beach.  Doors open at 9:30 a.m., the movie starts promptly at 10am—no trailers.   $1 drinks and $1 popcorn.   Free admission for CAN card holders. 

April 29th, Sensory Friendly Fun Warehouse, Fun Warehouse, 2349 Dick Pond Rd, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29575.  skating with basic skate rental OR Inflatables with 1 slice of pizza and a drink for $10. Additional activities for $5. Additional activities can be skating with basic skate rental, inflatables, 1 game of laser tag, or 1 go-cart race.

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