The Best April Captions to Highlight Your Springtime Snapshots

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Updated Feb 13, 2024

From finding some unique-but-not-too-obscure April Fool's Day quotes to executing the best April recap captions, there's a lot that goes into curating a social media feed. This year, steer clear of cheugy posts by picking one of our expertly crafted April captions. Many of these can double up as a bachelorette or bridal shower caption for those counting down to tying the knot.

The Best April Captions for Instagram in This Story:

Quotes | Funny | Cute | Short | Clever | Editor's Favorites

Plus: How to Do an April Dump on Instagram

April Quotes

If you've started planning your summer vacation or are simply excited about the prospect of better weather, there is a lot to look forward to in April. For years, people have been sharing in this anticipation, so we rounded up some of the best quotes about April that reflect unique perspectives on the season.

  • "I've got a sweeter song than the birds in the trees." — "My Girl" by The Temptations
  • "Seasons change, and so do we." — NikkiChe
  • "April hath put a spirit of youth in everything." — "Sonnet XCVIII" by William Shakespeare
  • "The earth laughs in flowers." — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • "Where flowers bloom so does hope." — Lady Bird Johnson
  • "Flowers don't tell, they show." — Stephanie Skeem
  • "Comin' out, even when it's rainin' down." — "No Tears Left to Cry" by Ariana Grande
  • "I got a pocket, got a pocketful of sunshine." ― "Pocketful of Sunshine" by Natasha Bedingfield
  • "I have seen the Lady April bringing the daffodils, Bringing the springing grass and the soft warm April rain." — John Masefield
  • "Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat." — Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • "I don't mind making jokes, but I don't want to look like one." — Marilyn Monroe
  • "Winter's done, and April's in the skies, Earth, look up with laughter in your eyes!" — Charles G. D. Roberts
  • "Here comes the sun." — "Here Comes the Sun" by The Beatles
  • "I'm gonna soak up the sun. I'm gonna tell everyone to lighten up." ― "Soak Up the Sun" by Sheryl Crow
  • "Our spring has come at last with the soft laughter of April suns and shadow of April showers." — Byron Caldwell Smith

Funny April Captions

With April Fools Day quotes and captions coming soon, there will be no shortage of funny April quotes on your feed. Keep that silly momentum going with one of these.

  • Winter called, it wants its snow back.
  • Caterpillars are living the life: eat, sleep, wake up beautiful.
  • Life is short. Smile while you still have good hair.
  • "The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year." — Mark Twain
  • Easier than scrapbooking.
  • Happy International Day of Skepticism
  • April, my second favorite A word.
  • Just waiting for April 19th.
  • More issues than People Mag.
  • April: the month of mud and lies.
  • Y'all were fools long before April.
  • Follow your heart this spring, but let your brain tag along too.
  • April Fools Day: believe nothing, trust no one. Just another Monday.
  • Felt cute. Definitely NOT deleting later.
  • Everything is funny on April 1st.

Cute April Captions

In the category of "April Caption Ideas", we've found some happy April quotes that are short, others that will bring easy smiles and a few that help out the Swifties looking for the perfect caption this time of year.

  • My ☀️ on a rainy day
  • Me and my chicks 🐥🐥🐥
  • Hi April, pls don't fool me.
  • Iced coffee season returns
  • Raindrops keep fallin' on my head.
  • "Clover blooms in the fields. Spring breaks loose." -"ivy" by Taylor Swift
  • In my floral era
  • Pretty in pastels
  • Spring in my step
  • 🩵A blue sky kinda day🩵
  • Learning to laugh at myself
  • It's a spring thing.
  • A bright, bright, sun-shiny day
  • Eat. Pray. Slay.
  • Time for my garden party
  • Bring on the florals
  • Behind the spring scenes
  • Spring is in the air
  • Dancing with the dandelions
  • There are some perks to being a wallflower 🌼🌼🌼
  • Looking forward to those May flowers 🌸💐🌸
  • Meet the people behind (your name)
  • "Lives change like the weather." — "Innocent" by Taylor Swift

Short April Captions

April captions for Instagram can be about spring, about what you've been up to or celebrating the blossoming beauty that you see around you. Here are some short April dump captions, which are especially useful if your to-do list is extra long due to spring wedding planning.

  • Floral AF
  • Best buds
  • Hello, April
  • Stop and smell 🌹🌷🌹
  • Nobody's fool
  • grow baby
  • Summer preview☀️
  • So Long, Winter
  • 🌧️ April showers 🌧️
  • Let's bloom
  • Hoppy April 🐰
  • pranksters
  • your daisy
  • you grow girl 🌱
  • A wonder-fool weekend
  • The first signs of spring
  • Moving onto better things
  • Sun, please.
  • beauty in bloom
  • Find me in a flower field
  • Golden days
  • Warm sun + iced coffees
  • growing + glowing
  • Live life in full bloom
  • honey bees + flowers please 🍯🐝🌸🙏🏼
  • flower power
  • Fun in the sun
  • Sunshine is medicine
  • Crazy plant lady

Clever April Captions

On the hunt for April inspirational quotes? We have just a few clever ones to keep followers intrigued as you brainstorm more April IG captions.

  • Summer texted; she's on her way.
  • Who's Afraid of Little Old Me?
  • I've got fools for friends
  • April: Warm today, Cold tomorrow
  • To prank or not to prank…this shouldn't even be a question
  • I like big blooms and I cannot lie
  • "April is a promise that May is bound to keep." — Hal Borland
  • First Annual Tortured Poets Meeting
  • Spring (Mother Earth's Version)
  • Out of captions but not fits
  • Seasons change, but so do we
  • All the other April captions were taken
  • Making fools of ourselves, before someone else does.
  • New single just dropped. It's me. I'm single.

Editor's Favorite April Photo Dump Captions

When picking Instagram captions for April, remember you have a chance to brighten someone's day, make them laugh or highlight what you're up to next. So whether you pick one of our April Fools Day captions or sassy April month quotes or dream up your own, we hope these were helpful in pulling off the perfect April social post.

  • The perfect photo dump doesn't exi—
  • Can you believe 2025 is just 8 months away?
  • Life is short, buy April's flowers
  • When you pull the perfect prank
  • Search history: April Instagram captions

How to Do an April Dump on Instagram

With the dog days of winter officially behind us and summer fashions on the horizon, April photo dumps will be full of florals, pastels and, for the lucky ones, beach trips. Welcome in the freshness with some "Hello, April" quotes alongside your April caption ideas.

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