What To Do In Palm Springs in May – Calendar of Events
Planning a trip to Palm Springs this May? Well you are in luck. The town is bristling with great concerts, festivities and restaurants.
If music is your thing and you are looking for a little hot salsa music, you will find Tito Puente, Jr with The Desert Symphony at the McCallum Theater on May 7, 2011. Or if it’s a little bit of rock and roll you are looking for, you can start with Stevie Nicks, of Fleetwood Mac fame, at the Fantasy Springs Resort & Casino on May 13, 2011 and finish with the Moody Blues on May 14, 2011 at The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort. Later in the month, May 28th, Earth, Wind & Fire will be appearing at the Fantasy Springs Resort & Casino and country star, Dwight Yoakam, will be performing at the Spotlight Casino. May
13th through May 15th you can enjoy the 9th annual, Joshua Tree Music Festival. With two stages, there is continuous music from 11 AM till the wee hours of the night.
The Memorial Day weekend has so many varied events scheduled you will have to pace yourself to keep up. The College of the Desert Street Fair, held the entire weekend, features 340 outdoor vendors offering new merchandise, arts, crafts, and a Farmers Market. The Palm Springs Art Museum is offering family activities, performances, films on art and culture, and demonstrations of artists at work on May 8th. Admission is free.
On Monday, May 30th, The Memorial Day Flower Drop will be held at The Palm Springs Air Museum. The flower drop will honor all veterans who gave their life for their country. The event begins at 10:00 AM and is included with admission to the museum.
In addition to all of the above, Palm Springs has great spas. Whether you are looking for an extended stay or a one-day experience, you will find the ultimate in luxury and relaxation. Taking of the waters, including the Palm Springs hot springs water will be an experience you will never forget.
When it comes to food, you will never find a more diverse and interesting choice of restaurants. Palm Springs has some of the finest restaurants in the country, with several receiving Zagat’s coveted highest rating of “extraordinary to perfection”. Many offer alfresco dining with impeccable service and quality. These wonderful restaurants deliver fine dining as it was intended. Enjoy!
Le Vallauris is open 7 days a week from 11.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. and 5.00 p.m. to 10.30 p.m. You can visit Le Vallauris online at www.levallauris.com