Best time to visit Palm Springs, CA

Palm Springs, CA

7 THINGS TO DO IN PALM SPRINGS, CA (MARCH 02 - MARCH 11)

Anza-Borrego Desert Super Bloom

Anza-Borrego Desert Super Bloom

March • nature

One of the few deserts in the world that comes to life in spring

Poppy Bloom at Chino Hills State Park

Poppy Bloom at Chino Hills State Park

March • nature

Photographers spend days here trying to catch all of that fragrant tenderness with their cameras

Skiing and Snowboarding near LA

Skiing and Snowboarding near LA

December–March • activity

It is possible to go skiing and surfing in Los Angeles on the same day

Salton Sea

Salton Sea

October–May • nature

Visit the largest lake in California located in the desert. The Salton Sea was created due to extreme natural forces and has been changing from year to year, and may disappear in the nearest future

Pioneertown

Pioneertown

October–June • activity

An elaborate film set​ built in the 1940s in the desert as a Wild West facade for several Western films

Borrego Springs Metal Sculptures

Borrego Springs Metal Sculptures

October–April • activity

A very Californian desert attraction

Joshua Tree Rock Climbing

Joshua Tree Rock Climbing

mid-October–early May • activity

This favourite place for rock climber training offers over 8,000 routes

11 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival

Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival

May 21–23, 2021 • event

This three-day event can be the most romantic escape filled with the taste of good wine, spectacular flights, and pleasant time

Perseid Meteor Shower

Perseid Meteor Shower

late July–late August (best in mid-August) • nature

Stars begin to fall in the middle of summer—get ready to make some wishes

Coachella

Coachella

October 09–11, 2021 | October 16–18, 2021 • event

One of the biggest and most popular music festivals is a chance to meet all stars in one place

Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival

Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival

February 12–21, 2021 • event

From monster trucks to camel races and stunning music performances to remarkable food, there's so much more to do at the fairground

Cactus Blooming

Cactus Blooming

April–May • nature

Having visited Joshua Tree National Park, you will understand how beautiful and colourful the desert can be

Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade

Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade

December 05, 2020 • event

A signature holiday event of Palm Springs and Coachella Valley

Palm Springs International Film Festival

Palm Springs International Film Festival

January 07–18, 2021 • event

Meet some A-list stars and attend exciting presentations and special events followed by glamourous night parties

Joshua Tree Music Festival

Joshua Tree Music Festival

May 13–16, 2021 | October 07–10, 2021 • event

Great lineup in the middle of Mojave desert

BNP Paribas Open

BNP Paribas Open

March 09–22, 2020 • event

If you are a tennis fan, this is your chance to see favorite players up close

Pacific Crest Trail

Pacific Crest Trail

May–September • activity

From Mexico to Canada or reverse, a crest of mountains follows along the western states of the USA, washed by the Pacific waters—it's one of the world's most scenic natural corridors

Christmas Lights and Events in Palm Springs

Christmas Lights and Events in Palm Springs

late November–late December  • event

Winter holidays in the desert can be fun!

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