Whether you appreciate Easter for its religious significance or the springtime renewal that comes with it, there’s nothing more revitalizing than celebrating the arrival of spring in the desert. Below, we’ve put together our guide to planning a fantastic vacation for Easter in Palm Springs. Read on to find out more!
Celebrate Springtime in the Beauty of the Desert
Spring brings on a new vitality, especially in a dynamic place like the desert of Palm Springs. Wildflowers spring up, desert plants flower and bloom, and Palm Springs becomes a true oasis in the desert. Make the most of this lovely season and all it brings with it by celebrating Easter in Palm Springs.
Easter Palm Springs Events and Activities
All around the Coachella Valley, you and your guests will encounter a variety of events, activities, and attractions geared toward Easter and the spring season.
The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway hosts sunrise morning services on Easter Sunday, beginning early at 5:30am. It’s a unique and breathtaking experience, enjoying in the words and hymns of Sunday service while taking in the views from 8,500 feet above the Coachella Valley. Enjoy breakfast at Ones Café afterwards.
If you’re in town on a family vacation, there are a variety of family friendly events that take place during Easter weekend as well. The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, located in Palm Desert nearby, hosts an annual Easter Eggstravaganza from 9am – 12pm on the Saturday before Easter. Similarly, the Family YMCA of the Desert in Palm Desert also hosts an annual Easter egg hunt. La Quinta also hosts a wonderful free Easter Eggstravaganza on that Saturday morning, while the Coachella Valley History Museum puts on an Easter Carnival from 10am-3pm on that day which includes carnival games, egg hunts, and Easter Bunny photo ops.
Outside of holiday-specific events, there are a ton of other cool festivals and cultural activities for you to enjoy. The fantastical outdoor art installations of Desert X can be viewed through Easter weekend. Enjoy pool parties at The Saguaro, Ace Hotel & Swim Club, The Riviera, and The Hilton.
Call Today and Plan Your Easter Getaway!
For more details on why Palm Springs is the perfect choice for your Easter Palm Springs vacation and how our vacation rentals can help you experience the best of the area’s activities, events, and attractions, give us a call today!