April 2024 Events in Greater St. Cloud

Spring is here – at least according to the calendar, luckily, Greater St. Cloud has endless opportunities for entertainment and adventure no matter what the weather brings! From the Earth Day run to the bloody mary crawl and opening day at Granite City Race Park, April is going to be a fun, busy month! For all events CLICK HERE!

FOOTLOOSE presented by Great Theatre

April 5-7, 12-15 & 19-21

Everybody cut loose, kick off your Sunday shoes and revel in this throwback to teen romance, angst, and the desire to dance! Based on the 1980s movie that took the world by storm, this Oscar and Tony-nominated Top Forty score features dynamic new songs for the stage. The Great Theater presents Footloose on stage at the Paramount Center for the Arts three weekend in April. Get your tickets before they’re gone. 

Beer Pairing Dinner

April 7

Celebrate National Beer Day! Arroy Thai and Filipino restaurant is teaming up with Fulton to bring you an exclusive 5-course beer pairing dinner. Get your tickets HERE. 

St. Cloud Comic & Toy Show

April 13

Join us for a geeky good time! Over 50 vendors/artists/authors will be taking over the Crossroads Center in St Cloud MN during normal mall hours on April 13-14. If you are into Funko Pop vinyls, vintage comics, posters, toys, magazines, vinyl records, original art, ,and other nerdy needs – then plan on making a trip to St. Cloud for this FREE event! 

Freshly Squeezed Comedy

April 13

Freshly Squeezed Comedy has been selling out brewery shows in Twin Cities suburbs & now they’re bringing the laughs to Back Shed Brewing Saturday April, 13th at 7PM. Get your tickets NOW!

She Haw!

April 17

She Haw is a LIVE STAGE SHOW coming to The Pioneer Place on April 17th! The sketches mostly center around pop culture and side slapping comedy while showcasing amazingly talented female singers.  The show is packed full of comedy, music, fun, and audience participation! Click HERE for ticket information. 

Earth Day Run 2024

April 19 & 20

The annual CentraCare Earth Day Run is Central Minnesota’s premier race event! Held in Downtown St. Cloud, the event includes a half marathon, half marathon relay, 5K run/walk, 5K corporate challenge, 1K kids’ run, and expo. CLICK HERE for race info and registration. 

Healthy Kids Day

April 20

Join us for the YMCA’s FREE Healthy Kids Day event! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to set your kids up for a summer of success while creating lasting memories together. This free, annual event features a variety of family-friendly activities to encourage healthy kids, healthy families and a healthy start to the summer season.

Granite City Motor Park Racing

April 21

Join GCMP as they kick off the racing season on April 21st at 6PM. Check out the schedule for the season HERE! 

SCSU “Journey Across the World”

April 24

“Journey Across the World” is presented by St. Cloud State University and the City of Saint Cloud. Come and experience the diverse cultures of St. Cloud through song, dance, and skits in a one night only showcase from St. Cloud State University students at the Paramount Theater Downtown St. Cloud. 

Walk MS: St. Cloud

April 28

The new Walk MS brings the MS community together like never before and celebrates those who are at the center of everything we do: people living with MS. Learn more and register or build your team to join the movement click HERE! The walk takes place at Apollo High School on April 28th at 8:30AM. 

St. Cloud Psychic-Paranormal-Wellness Fair

April 28

Join us at the Best Western Plus Kelly Inn on April 28th from 10A – 5P for a day of healing, readings, merchandise and community. We will be hosting vendors that may include, tarot/oracle card readers, mediums, psychics, Reiki energy healers, shamans and reflexology. Vendors selling crystals, stones, candles, jewelry, incense, and other merchandise will also be present. Free goodie bags for the first 30 people! There will be a $5.00 entry fee, 10 and under free with paid entry fee. 

Bloody Mary Crawl 2024

April 28

The bloody mary crawl is back in Downtown St. Cloud! We heard the feedback from last years event and we’ve made a few upgrades: This year we have 6oz bloodies for $6 so you can get your crawl on and get to more stops. We are also pre-selling buttons for $2 at all participating locations. A button gets you $1 off your bloody mary at every bar on the crawl! Plus, all button proceeds go to CentraCare Heart & Vascular center (your good deed for the day). Who doesn’t love winning?! Get yourself a passport at your first stop, get a stamp at all the places you go (at least 4 bars and all 3 retail shops), and get entered to win a sweet prize package from Gray Duck Spirits w/ a few downtown extras! See you Sunday, April 28th to have a good bloody mary for a bloody good cause!! CLICK HERE for participating locations.