Thanksgiving in Palm Springs

There’s a lot to be thankful for when you’re visiting Palm Springs, California any time of year, but combining the holiday spirit with a trip to this southern California gem of a destination promises to be unforgettable. Whether you’re athletically inclined or looking for the perfect place to feast during your getaway, Palm Springs has something for every type of traveler. Here are a couple of stops you’ll definitely want to add to your Palm Springs Thanksgiving itinerary.

Wild Turkey Trot

While Palm Springs Thanksgiving weekend is bound to come with its fair share of flavorful encounters, there’s no reason not to be proactive and run those calories away before they ever have a chance to stick. Signing up for the annual Palm Springs Wild Turkey Trot is an excellent solution to enjoying your Palm Springs holiday with a side of athletic competition. Beginning at 8:00 am, participants will take to the streets of Palm Springs to compete in a 5K complete with stunning city views along the way. You can feel good knowing that your registration fee goes towards benefiting the Mizell Senior Center. This is a Thanksgiving event that’s fun for the entire family and provides a lesson in giving that’s just as wonderful as receiving.

Pines Café

When Thanksgiving rolls into town, the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway takes your experience to new, flavorful heights. For one day only, the tramway offers comprehensive ticketing options where the price of your mountaintop Thanksgiving meal is rolled into the price of the ticket. Travel over 8,000 feet up in the air and enjoy thrilling views of mountains and valleys before heading over to Pines Café or Peaks Restaurant for a full-service Thanksgiving meal. Follow up your special dinner with a hike on one of the many trails that wind through this area this Palm Springs Thanksgiving weekend or enjoy the amazing views from the sky-high observation decks.

Book a Palm Springs Thanksgiving Stay Today

It’s never too early to plan your Palm Springs getaway. When your plans bring you this way over Thanksgiving, be sure to partner with the team at Acme House Co. We specialize in taking care of your vacation rental booking details so you can focus entirely on the Thanksgiving fun! Our properties always deliver on the comfort, convenience, and style you’ve been looking for. Contact us today for more information on our many services and properties and to begin planning your November trip to Palm Springs! It’s a call we’re sure you’ll be thankful you made.


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