PALM SPRINGS, CA – Spring is around the corner, and for Palm Springs that means lots of sunshine, fabulous weather, and some of the year’s hottest events! To help you make sure you don’t miss out on all the fun, here’s a list of some events we can’t wait for. Mark your calendar!
2020 BNP Paribas Open
Monday, March 9, 2020 – Sunday, March 22, 2020
Watch more than 250 of the world’s top men’s and women’s tennis stars play their best backhands at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden – the second largest tennis stadium in the world! This two-week tennis tournament is the best attended tennis event in the world, outside of the four Grand Slams.
Dinah Shore Weekend Events
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 – Sunday, April 5, 2020
Girls, girls, girls—and more girls. Around 10,000 of them, each year, flocking to the biggest lesbian party in the world. Held over five days, there’s a strong emphasis on music, comedy and lots of pool time. In 2016 Lady GaGa herself showed up poolside to get in on the fun!
Thursday, April 2, 2020 – Sunday, April 5, 2020
Women’s golf is fast becoming one of our favorite things ever, which is why we’re always excited about the ANA Inspiration – one of the five major championships of professional women’s golf! It’s held every year at the Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage and is part of Dinah Shore Weekend.
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
Weekend 1: Friday, April 10, 2020 – Sunday, Apr 12, 2020
Weekend 2: Friday, April 17, 2020 – Sunday, Apr 19, 2020
The most epic of all music festivals! Go big or go home, and don’t forget your (comfy) dancing shoes for this globally-known musical experience, taking place over two weekends.
Friday, Apr 24, 2020 – Sunday, Apr 26, 2020
Dust off your cowboy boots and practice your yee-haw at the biggest celebration of country, bluegrass, and roots rock in the world, drawing fans and performers from all over for three days of slide guitar, crooning, and some delicious BBQ. Past performers have included Willie Nelson, Tim McGraw and Taylor Swift—did we mention the line-dancing tent is fully air-conditioned?
Friday, April 24, 2020 – Sunday, April 26, 2020
There are white parties and then there are white parties. This, dears, is the biggest gay dance party in the world, giving you one heckuva good reason to visit Palm Springs. Past performers have included Belinda Carlisle and stars from Ru Paul’s Drag Race. And we’re all about the DJs. Get ready to dance!
ABOUT THE WRITER: Modern Mary is a traveling gadabout who adores everything Palm Springs – from the architecture and design to the art, fashion and lifestyle. A social butterfly in the most modern sense – Mary enjoys swanky cocktail parties, gallery openings, music festivals, shopping and anything pink or yellow. She is a frequent contributor to the Acme Blog – keeping our readers up to speed on who is staying at our fab fab vacation rental homes and what’s going on in Greater Palm Springs and the surrounding desert cities of the Coachella Valley. Modern Mary loves big floppy hats, Jackie O sunglasses and prefers sensible shoes over back-breaking high heels.
ABOUT ACME HOUSE COMPANY: Acme manages Luxury Vacation Rental Homes & Condos in Greater Palm Springs and the surrounding desert cities, catering to those looking to travel to the world-renowned destination for the season, week-long stays and extended weekends. Fabulous pool homes for when you and your peeps want some together time. Visit Acme’s Website to explore more Palm Springs Vacation Rental Homes.
Read the Condé Nast Traveler article that included Acme House Company on their list of Top 10 Vacation Rental Managers to Trust Worldwide. Palm Springs Life Magazine’s Reader Survey named Acme House Company the Best of the Best in Vacation Home Rentals. We manage our Palm Springs Vacation Home Rentals like 5-Star Resorts. Just like home but way better.