The Parks and Recreation Department hosts multiple Special Events throughout the year. Each event is designed for the enjoyment of Palm Springs residents. Please note, due to the coronavirus pandemic, some events may be canceled.
- Fall Festival Trunk-or-Treat
- Tree Lighting and Menorah Presentation
- Santa's Sleigh Ride Parade
- Dinner with Santa
- Letters from Santa
- Holiday Decorating Contest
- Health & Wellness Event
- Touch a Truck
- Family Fun Day
- Bark in the Park
- 4th of July Celebration
- Hispanic Heritage
Tree Lighting Ceremony
The Village of Palm Springs will kick-off the holiday season with a Christmas tree lighting and Menorah presentation. Residents and their families are invited to celebrate with us and listen to live musical performances from local schools.
Santa’s Sleigh Ride
Santa loves Palm Springs so much that he rides throughout the Village greeting everyone on one special day in December.
Dinner with Santa
Children between the ages of 5 and 10 years old will enjoy arts and crafts, games, and receive a special visit from the big guy himself! Kids will enjoy a pizza and chicken nugget dinner before the activities and have a chance to tell Santa what they would like for Christmas. Must purchase tickets in advance, space is limited. No tickets will be sold at the door.
Letters from Santa & Mrs. Claus
Sign your child up to receive a letter from Santa. Forms may be picked up and filled out at the Parks and Recreation Department.
Holiday Decorating Contest
Palm Springs residents are invited to participate in the Annual Holiday Decorating Contest! Show your best Holiday decorations during the month of December for a chance to win a $100 from the Village of Palm Springs. Forms to participate may be picked up and filled out at the Parks and Recreation Department beginning in mid November.
Health and Wellness Event
This family friendly event showcases a variety of ways for everyone to get out and moving. There will be workouts, Yoga, Martial Arts and Pickleball clinic. The action packed festival will also provide an opportunity to register for the Step It Up Challenge and go on a Fitness Walk with Mayor, Bev Smith!
Touch a Truck
Family Fun Day
Bark in the Park
4th of July Celebration
Celebrate the cultures and contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans at the Hispanic Heritage Celebration! Bring your leashed Chihuahuas or other small dogs (20lbs or less) for the Chihuahua dog race! Latin Dance, piñatas, and food trucks will also be included in this awesome cultural event!