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11 Things You Must Not Miss Doing This April

We have come up with a list of eleven wonderful things you must try this April and experience the world a little bit more. This includes everything, from thrilling experiences to peaceful outings.This April you have plenty of options to complete that old bucket list of yours and make some great memories. Do not miss out on anything and explore these things this April.

1. Walk around with life-size dinosaurs and be amazed.

Jurrasic Park is one of the biggest movie franchises in the world and has given us several huge blockbusters throughout the course. Jurassic World: The Exhibition, Franklin Institute Philadelphia, gives you an opportunity to get closer to the dinosaurs than ever before. This exhibition attracts audience of all ages in specific scenes inspired by the successful film. Now you can experience this park right in front of your eyes.

The exhibition space creates an environment, which resembles Isla Nublar island in Jurassic World movie and uses lush, tropical decor. It is filled with moving dinosaurs and fossils to give you a realistic experience.You will meet many life-like animatronic dinosaurs while watching the exhibition. You can also enter the Raptor training paddock and witness life size raptors roaming through the paddock. It is open till 23rd April, 2017.

2. Watch the 2017 NFL Draft with a background of legendary Rocky Balboa.

National Football League is a festival for sports lovers and you cannot miss the draft this season. The 2017 NFL Draft will be held to select newly eligible football players. The announcement of the player's selection will be made from an outside theatre build outside the historic Rocky Steps in Philadelphia.The combination of NFL with the legend of Rocky Balboa is a treat for football lovers. This will be the first time in NFL’s history that an entire draft is being held outside. 

3. Celebrate the Earth day at the gorgeous Yosemite National Park.

Stand up for the environment and appreciate the gift of nature given to you. Explore the beauty of Yosemite National Park, California, and celebrate this year’s Earth Day (April 22) at the park. There will be plenty of events on this day and you can invest your time here positively. 

4. Spend quality time with family and friends and relax.

Take out some time for your family and friends and spend a nice day cooking food, eating and sharing thoughts.

5. Celebrate the love of games and fun at the London Games Festival.

Designed and developed to support, grow and promote the games and interactive entertainment sector in the United Kingdom, this festival offers a refreshing break from hectic life.

6. Experience the beauty of music and visit a great music festival or concert.

Music is something that can change your mood and can help you to relax and comfort your mind. Visit a concert or a music festival and explore the soulful brilliance of the music.New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is giving you a chance to explore the art of jazz even closely and appreciate your love for it. It will surely be a wonderful experience to attend this event with music jazz lovers. Similarly, another much-hyped event is Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival which can also find a place on your to-do list this April.

7. Ride your way through Paris on a bicycle.

Paris is a beautiful city and you can immediately fall in love with this place. Breathe the fresh air, enjoy the relaxing sound of the river and stretch out on the grass, you can do it all in the city of Paris. You will have the facility to follow your guides and avoid the busy boulevards. This is a great way for sightseeing in this beautiful city and also a great thing for your fitness. Take the bike tour in Paris and enjoy the combination of nature, fitness, and beauty.

8. Plan a vacation to Hawaii!

Who doesn’t need a good vacation? Stay at some of the world's finest resorts and spas or you can spend some time close to nature with a picturesque beach rental or campsite retreat. Enjoy watching dolphins and whales jump and play on several ocean cruises, swim with sea turtles and snorkel with all sorts of different marine life. A beautiful sky will always be there for you and you can even walk around the Magnificent Volcano Bow. This is a must visit vacation you need to take and April is a good time to do so.

9. Wake up the nerd in you at the Philadelphia Science Festival and make Sheldon Cooper proud.

Are you a fan of Sheldon Cooper and The Big Bang Theory? Do you love the idea of exploring space? Philadelphia Science Festival is the place for you to be. From discussing something as simple as a lab cookie to as big as walking on Mars, you can find everything here. Introverts and extroverts, both can strike a chord at this place as the conversations and discussions will be meaningful and fun. Visit the Science Festival this April and explore the wonders of science.

10. Fall in love with Broadway.

Go and watch your favorite TV and film stars performing at some of the most prestigious theaters across the globe and giving great performances. Broadway productions offer a great peak into the world of arts and to experience it, is something you should keep on your to do list.

11. Spend some time at a beach and relax.

Who am I kidding, who doesn’t like to visit a beach? It’s a wonderful way to spend some quality time with your friends and family or even if you want to spend some solo time. You can just lay down or enjoy the splash of water on your face. The scenery is always a bonus when you have the view of water right in front of your eyes. There are plenty of great beaches you can visit suitable to your personal preferences.