What’s Happening in Palm Desert?
No matter the season, there’s always plenty to see and do in the Palm Desert area. From special events like Fashion Week El Paseo and the Palm Desert Food & Wine Festival, sporting events such as the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament, and exciting theatrical and musical performances at the McCallum Theatre, there’s something for everyone. Search our complete event listings below or browse our list of Palm Desert Signature Events and other major events in the desert.
- Date: 05/20/2017
- Location: The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens
47900 Portola Ave
Palm Desert, California 92260
Grab your backpacks, roll up your sleeping bags, and come join the Starry Safari, a nighttime sleepover experience for the whole family. Stay past closing time and encounter the sights and sounds of the desert at night. Stay overnight in a roomy tent that will easily fit up to four people, with sleeping pads to make your night more comfortable. All you need to bring are sleeping bags or blankets, personal toiletries and clothes for the next morning. Each Starry Safari overnight will feature up-close animal presentations and a nighttime guided walk through the park. You can partake of tall tales told ’round the campfire while you enjoy s’mores that you roast yourself. In the morning, enjoy a continental breakfast and a leisurely, guided walk before you head home or choose to stay on for further exploration of The Living Desert – next day admission is included in the Starry Safari package. Reservations are required. To reserve your spot call 760-346-5694 Ext. 2506.