August Events in Greater Palm Springs
Summer is here and it’s time to chill in Greater Palm Springs. Check out this month’s round-up of top events to enjoy in the oasis.
Dive-In Movie at Wet ‘n’ Wild: “Finding Dory”
Aug. 4 | 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.
Full Moon Drum Circle
Aug. 7 | 7 – 10 p.m.
The full moon sets the scene for this monthly party at Ace Hotel & Swim Club. In addition to a drum circle, the party also includes card readers, dancers and mini spa treatments.
Aug. 11 – 13
The summer’s hottest pool party returns for three days of fun at three Palm Springs pools in August. Now in its fifth year, Splash House offers a weekend of poolside fun at The Saguaro Hotel, Riviera Palm Springs and Renaissance Palm Springs.
Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage
Aug. 11 – 20
Enjoy cool summer dining specials this month during Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage. With the purchase of a $10 wristband, you can enjoy special $4 offers at participating restaurants throughout the city.
Comic Con Palm Springs
Aug. 25 – 27
Unleash your inner nerd this month at the 2nd annual Comic Con Palm Springs. Held at the Palm Springs Convention Center, this three-day comic book convention will feature legendary artist Stan Lee and “Wonder Woman” actress Lynda Carter.
Indoor Certified Farmers Market
Every Sunday | 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Fresh produce and locally produced goods are on offer at Westfield Palm Desert every Sunday, thanks to the Certified Farmers Market. Discover a selection of locally grown produce, fresh flowers and more through next month.
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.