Virtual Hapalua Festival   Apr. 1-30
The Hapalua is the largest half marathon in Hawaii, organized by the Honolulu Marathon Association. Run or walk 5k, 10k or the Hapalua half-marathon. You can do one, two or all three distances! We usually start on the beach in Waikiki, but this year you can start and finish your race anywhere in the world!
https://virtual.thehapalua.com

 

Oxford Virtual Film Festival   Apr. 1-30
The Oxford Film Festival celebrates the art of independent cinema. Through year-round programming, the festival works to encourage filmmaking in Oxford and north Mississippi as part of the global film community, while cultivating audience appreciation of cinema through screenings, workshops and educational programs that culminate in the annual festival. 
www.oxfordfilmfest.com

 

The International Hope Music Festival   Apr. 3-4
This unique festival is one of the biggest in the world. In this event we have over 18 Artists who will perform for you, so spread the word and join this truly global event together with your international friends.  

https://ladolcevita.event

Cleveland International Film Festival   Apr. 7-20
We promote artistically and culturally significant film arts through education and exhibition to enrich the life of the community. In other words, we present the newest and best films from around the world, and we do everything in our power to make sure that our audience learns something along the way.
www.clevelandfilm.org

 

Seattle International Film Festival   Apr. 8-18
SIFFs mission is to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. It is through the art of cinema that we foster a community that is more informed, aware, and alive.  

www.siff.net

 

 


Austin International Poetry Festival   Apr. 9-10
Poets from around the world, country and all of Texas gather for four days of virtual performances, readings and workshops during the Austin International Poetry Festival. AIPF provides an inclusive, diverse, multi-generational environment welcoming the broadest possible audience of poets and non-poets alike in appreciation of the spoken and written word.  

www.aipf.org
 

San Antonio Book Festival   Apr. 9-11
We will be using an online platform called Accelevents to run the festival, which will allow us to offer book clubs, groups of friends, and classes the opportunity to chat privately among themselves during an event. There will be also a "networking" capability to mimic the in-person festival, where attendees can meet one another and talk about which events they're attending and enjoying.  

www.sabookfestival.org
 

Sum of Us Virtual Festival   Apr. 9-11
The First Ever Wellness Festival for Womxn, Trans, and Gender Non-Conforming Folx. Whether it's in the form of a live fest, virtual fest, or weekly healing sessions we are still producing our mission: to evolve the womEns, trans, and GNC communities through wellness, education, and authenticity.
www.sumofusfest.com

 

Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival   Apr. 9-11
Underscoring the deep friendship between Seattle and Japan as it honors the renewal of life with springtime cherry blossoms, booming Taiko drums, contemporary Japanese arts and a traditional tea ceremony.  

www.seattlecenter.com
 

BAM Festival   Apr. 10
BAM Festival, a books, art, and music convention for authors, illustrators, and performers who write for children and young adults, provides a county-wide literary experience bringing together authors, teachers, students, families and the community to share their love of books.  

www.bamwpb.org
 

Locals Air Fest  Apr. 10-11
An online festival on IG Live! It's about bringing locals together to celebrate art, music, food, and culture. At Locals, we value community, sustainability, and creativity! We are also giving back to the community with your help! 100% of proceeds will be donated to One Tree Planted. $1 = 1 tree planted.
www.localsfestival.com

National Cherry Blossom Festival   Through Apr. 11

Designed to incorporate both virtual and personal experiences, the Festival programs can be enjoyed by both residents and visitors to the Washington, DC area and fans from afar.
www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org

Easter Run Virtual 2021 Apr. 12,

Celebrate Easter and run a virtual race! While the world is still closedfor traveling, you can still learn and experience places around the world.We’ll send you a virtual packet with a virtual experience of the destinationyou’re running in.Time: 4:45–6:45 pmwww.active.com/running/distance-running-virtual-events/easter-run-virtual-2021

Virtual Fay B. Kaigler Childrens Book Festival   Apr. 12-16
We are honored to celebrate Andrea Davis Pinkney as this years 2021 Southern Miss Medallion winner! We have lots of other incredible keynote and workshop offerings as well, with all sessions featuring live captioning.  

www.usm.edu

Sun Valley Film Festival   Apr. 14-18
SVFF supports independent film and the magic of storytelling. It's mission to celebrate and award filmmakers who are established and emerging has earned the Festival accolades by the film industry, film festival goers, film lovers, and filmmakers. Though things look a little different this year, it doesn't mean the party has to end. Get cozy and get ready to stream emerging voices and inspiring visionaries right from the comfort of your own living room. 
www.sunvalleyfilmfestival.org

 

Kendall-Jackson Virtual Cooking Class – Paella! Apr. 15
Our Kendall-Jackson Chefs bring you an amazing (and delicious!) virtual
cooking class featuring Chicken, Chorizo, and Seafood Paella. Download
the recipes to cook along or simply pour a glass of wine, invite a friend,
and enjoy! This is a virtual event that will be conducted via Zoom.
Time: 4 pm
www.eventbrite.com/e/kendall-jackson-virtual-cooking-classpaella-
tickets-141210800305?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

 

 

American Youth Circus Festival   Apr. 17-18
Online activities will include workshops, social events, youth-led activities, and more. Meet other circus youth from all over, learn interesting and useful skills, discover new things, and geek out about everything circus-related!
www.americanyouthcircus.org

 

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books   Apr. 17-23
Since 1996, The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books has gathered writers, poets, artists, filmmakers, musicians and emerging storytellers. Now in its 25th year, it is the largest event of its kind in the United States.
https://events.latimes.com/festivalofbooks

 

Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert / YouTube Originals
Since Coachella 2021 has been cancelled for April, you might be
interested in watching some Coachella history. A documentary feature
two decades in the making, “Coachella: 20 Years in the Desert” opens
up the vault for the very first time to present the legendary performances
and behind-the-scenes stories that shaped the seminal music festival.
The film provides a rare look at Coachella’s colorful beginning, presents
exclusive, never-before-seen footage, interviews, and key performances
from some of the biggest names in music.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=jjwilAja7Lc&feature=emb_imp_woyt

How to Build Your Own High-Performing
Wood-Fired Pizza Oven from Bricks (Outdoor Oven)
You could spend months and tens of thousands of dollars building an
epic pizza oven, and you still might end up with bad pizza. Or you could
build this oven for about 50 bucks (or less). Have fun and get the hang
of making delicious wood-fired pizzas without breaking the bank.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHMQ_QQJtbY

POP Pilates for Beginners
Casey Ho has been creating videos on Youtube for over 10 years and
now has almost five million subscribers. She teaches POP Pilates, PIIT28,
Bootcamp sculpting into one seamless workout. Many workouts don’t
require any equipment (just a mat mostly). She also has different workout
programs you can follow, including apartment-friendly ones (for all the
people who don’t want to disturb their neighbors right now) or ones
for trying celebrity workout routines.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCg_gh_fppI

Festival International de Louisiane    Apr. 21-24
We will take the 2020 Virtual Fest structure to the next level by combining live/immersive experiences in Downtown Lafayette, plus community-centered components to create an unforgettable event. Festival International will once again put the talent of Lafayette onto a global virtual stage combined with some of the finest talent from around the world, while also sharing memories of past festivals.
www.festivalinternational.org

 

Apr. 22, Earth Day 2021: Restore our Earth Webinar
Restoring Our Earth starts with us and our everyday actions. Not sure
where to start or how you can make a difference? Join this Earth Day
webinar and learn how you can help our planet and create a better
future for all through simple sustainability solutions. Discover the solutions
that best fit your life in the categories of energy, water, green buildings,
waste, transportation, food, and more.
Time: 9–10 am
www.ufsarasotaext.eventbrite.com

Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival   Apr. 22-24
Three days dedicated to stepping into climate leadership. Join in on conversations with climate leaders, get into the groove with musical performances and art contests, build community and connect with eco-minded exhibitors, and learn how you can lean into climate action at this urgent moment.  

www.sbearthday.org
 

FitnessFest   Apr. 22-25
Workouts and training from top notch industry leaders. Recordings available post event. Workshops and seminars on active aging. Marketing strategies and business tips that work. Holistic nutrition and cutting-edge therapies for optimal wellness. Best practices for virtual workouts. Inspiring and motivating keynotes. Network and mingle with your peers online. And so much more!
www.fitnessfest.org/2021conference

 

Living Earth Virtual Festival   Apr. 23-26
In celebration of Earth Day, the National Museum of the American Indian's annual Living Earth Festival will be available on demand over four days. Living Earth brings together Native innovators and practitioners dedicated to using Indigenous knowledge to protect and sustain the environment. Through cooking demonstrations, conversations and film screenings, this year's festival explores agriculture trends, innovations and sustainability in Indigenous communities and Native-owned businesses.  

www.si.edu
 

Apr. 24, Band of Horses – Livestream
Band of Horses play their Grammy nominated album Infinite Arms front
to back along with some other fan favorites. They are an American rock
band formed in 2004 in Seattle by Ben Bridwell. The band has released
five studio albums, including 2010’s Grammy-nominated Infinite Arms.
Time: Noon
www.bandofhorses.veeps.com/stream/events/068f8265-
3584-406a-a681-9627e3b4462c

5th Ave Arts Festival   Apr. 24-May 3
A celebration of the rich cultural Heritage of a Historic African American Community, using the arts and other activities. This year will be virtual event and all vendor and artist "booths" will be free. The festival began in the summer of 1979 when group University of Florida students and community residents joined together to organize an event to share and promote the rich cultural history of the Fifth Avenue/Seminary Lane community.  

www.culturalartscoalition.org

 

 

 

Apr. 25, Dope Jazz Music Series
Jazz is dope and Dapper Street is at it again! Streaming live from
The Band Cave, it’s the Dope Jazz Series featuring Charlotte’s finest
musicians paying tribute to jazz greats.
Time: 3–4 pm
www.dapperstreetproductions.com

 

 

 

Apr. 25, Björk Live Stream
For fans of Electronic, Pop, Indie, and Alternative, Rock, and Jazz.
Through her eclectic avant-garde pop infused with electronica, Björk
has become an international icon with her intelligent, forward-thinking
music that frequently defies expectation.
Time: 10 am
www.songkick.com/live-stream-concerts/39717777-bjork

 

 


Micheaux Film Festival   Apr. 26-May 2
A multicultural film festival that showcases and celebrates diverse representation in the entertainment landscape, while cultivating a community that gives artists an opportunity to tell their unique stories. In addition to the screening content, filmmakers and attendees had access to networking mixers, Q&A panels, and several Master Class workshops.
www.filmfreeway.com/TheMicheauxFilmFestival

Take Back The Night Global Virtual Event   Apr. 29
Survivor stories, poetry, authors, activists, and special guests! The Take Back the Night Foundations mission as a charitable 501(c)(3) Foundation is to end sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, sexual abuse and all other forms of sexual violence. We serve to create safe communities and respectful relationships through awareness events and initiatives.  

www.takebackthenight.org
 

Phillys All City Jazz Festival   Apr. 30
An all-day virtual event, featuring student performances and Masterclasses led by Philly POPS and Philly POPS Jazz Orchestra of Philadelphia artists. Students, parents, and the public will be invited to tune into the virtual performances. The program includes the All-City Jazz Showcase, presenting the most accomplished jazz students of the School District of Philadelphia.  

www.phillypops.org
 

OhioDance Virtual Festival   Apr. 30-May 2
Rebuilding Legacy: Inclusivity and Equity in dance. Guest artist will be Los Angeles Choreographer, James Gregg. Throughout the weekend there will be performances, films, dance sessions and demonstrations.
www.artsinohio.com