Looking for fun ways to enjoy summer in Greater Palm Springs? Check it out: we’ve rounded up a month’s worth of chill experiences in the oasis.
4th of July in Greater Palm Springs
Looking for Fourth of July festivities? We have you covered! Check out our full round-up of Independence Day activities in Greater Palm Springs.
Full Moon Drum Circle
July 8 | 7 – 10 p.m.
Party under the light of the full moon at Ace Hotel & Swim Club during its monthly Full Moon Drum Circle. The evening also features dancers, card readers and mini spa treatments.
Dive-In Movie at Wet ‘n’ Wild: “The Secret Life of Pets”
July 7 | 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Cool off during the day at Wet ‘n’ Wild, then stay into the evening for a special dive-in movie screening of “The Secret Life of Pets.” Free with park admission.
Joshua Tree Improv/Comedy Festival
July 7 – 9
Laugh out loud all weekend long at the Joshua Tree Improv/Comedy Festival, where stand-up comics, sketch groups and improv teams entertain for three days. The weekend includes performances, workshops and competitions.
Old School Freestyle Fest
July 8 | 8 p.m.
Go old school at Spotlight 29 Casino during Old School Freestyle Fest, a star-studded evening featuring 10 hit-making artists. Hosted by Candyman, the lineup includes Sir Mix-a-Lot, Ying Yang Twins, Snap!, Pretty Poison and Debbie Deb.
Dive-In Movie at Wet ‘n’ Wild: “Zootopia”
July 14 | 7:30 – 10 p.m.
Dive into a poolside movie at Wet ‘n’ Wild waterpark in Palm Springs. On July 14, the park will screen “Zootopia” after hours. Free with park admission.
Lionel Richie at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
July 28 | 8 p.m.
The legendary Lionel Richie brings his pop hits to Fantasy Springs Resort Casino at the end of the month. Don’t miss you chance to see the Grammy Award-winning artist live.
Indoor Certified Farmers Market
Every Sunday | 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
This summer, a new addition comes to Westfield Palm Desert: fresh, local produce and goods, courtesy of the Certified Farmers Market. Through September 17, visitors can shop a selection of locally grown produce, fresh flowers and more.
Happy Camper at Westfield Palm Desert
Every Wednesday | 1 – 3 p.m.
Experience the great indoors every Wednesday afternoon at Westfield Palm Desert during Happy Camper, a family-friendly event featuring camp-inspired activities. Enjoy experiences like wildlife encounters, gardening, simulated stargazing and more.
Palm Springs VillageFest
Every Thursday | 6 – 10 p.m.
Downtown Palm Springs transforms into an outdoor party every Thursday evening during VillageFest, a street fair featuring artists, entertainment and more. Don’t miss the fair’s impressive array of food vendors, too. This month, VillageFest changes to its summer hours of 6 – 10 p.m.
Looking for more? Check out this full list of things to do in Greater Palm Springs this month.