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December 10, 2015

7 of the Best Palm Springs Events You Won’t Want to Miss

7 of the Best Palm Springs Events You Won’t Want to Miss, THE WESTCOTT

When you visit Palm Springs, CA, there’s always something exciting happening, regardless of the time of year! In addition to this town’s numerous weekly events, such as the Palm Springs Villagefest, there are also many annual events worth attending. Check out this list of seven annual Palm Springs events to start planning your vacation out West!

7 of the Best Annual Palm Springs Events

CareerBuilder Challenge: January

This premier golf event is a must for any avid golfer or enthusiast!  Don’t miss the opportunity to tee off alongside prestigious PGA golfers as well as famous celebrities at the annual CareerBuilder Challenge.

Palm Springs International Film Festival: January

Watch timeless films while learning about the history of cinema and the work that goes into creating this form of entertainment at the annual Palm Springs International Film Festival, one of the key Palm Springs Convention Center events.  (This society also hosts the Palm Springs International Shortfest that occurs every June.)

Modernism Week: February

Modernist architecture and design can be seen all throughout the town of Palm Springs.  Discover the history behind this trend and why this style is so heavily emphasized in this area during Modernism Week in February.

Palm Springs Restaurant Week: June

This delicious week features fantastic, three-course meals prepared by some of the finest restaurants of the area.  Make your way through this town during Palm Springs Restaurant Week, tasting as you go!

Jazz in the Pines: August

Come enjoy astounding musical performances at Idyllwild Art Foundation’s Jazz in the Pines, an outdoor music festival that has been occurring for over 20 years.  Experience all different forms of jazz, performed by the most talented musicians, at one of the best Palm Springs concerts.

Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade: October

Thousands of visitors flock to this amazing event every time it rolls around; the Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade has been a beloved tradition of Palm Desert for over 50 years now.  Don’t miss the opportunity to see hundreds of lavishly decorated golf carts, as well as marching bands and other featured performers, proceed down the streets to music!

Palm Springs Festival of Lights: December

Every December, the town of Palm Springs suddenly illuminates with millions of light displays during the Palm Springs Festival of Lights!  This is an enormous parade featuring countless, amazing acts right in the heart of Palm Springs, great for visitors of all ages.

Come Stay at POSH Palm Springs Inn!

With all of its spectacular attractions and one-of-a-kind events, Palm Springs is the ideal vacation destination! While you’re exploring this fascinating town, make sure to stay in the best lodging by booking a room with us at POSH Palm Springs Inn. We provide the finest amenities and the warmest hospitality to guarantee you’ll have the best possible experience at our beautiful bed and breakfast. Check our availability and start planning your trip today!

For more information about what to do in the Palm Springs area, download our free Vacation Guide!

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