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We went strolling, drank lemonade

September in Palm Springs and it's still HOT during the day... so save your energy for an evening... read more

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Portland, Oregon
Fun night out

Great food and live music. Nice Thursday evening out after a hot day in Palm Springs cools off... read more

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The place to meet new friends is at this old-fashioned street fair with sidewalk performers, musicians, farmer's market, gifts and lots of food.
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Palm Canyon Drive between Baristo and Amado, Downtown, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

September in Palm Springs and it's still HOT during the day... so save your energy for an evening stroll down Palm Canyon Drive at VillageFest. Locals and tourists mingle... music fills the air... booths feature jewelry, art, clothes, stuff to buy, and edible treats from...More

Thank Rosecity503
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and live music. Nice Thursday evening out after a hot day in Palm Springs cools off. Spend a few hours walking up and down the main street while looking at street vendors' items and eating great food from the many booths that pop...More

1  Thank jwiz17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great night market, lots of live music, plenty of quality produce, the bars and restaurants are lively, we had a great night there, thoroughly enjoyed every moment. If you are visiting Palm Springs, set aside your Thursday night for this event.

Thank Nolsie1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever we go to Palm Springs we attend the VillageFest. There are lots of items to purchase, food and entertainment. We love to look around and see what's new. Too bad the city is discontinuing the "FREE Trolley" It was a great way to avoid...More

1  Thank EileenBudandDude
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A weekly block party in downtown Palm Springs..what's not to like???food, entertainment...and that's not all! Great people watching.go go now

1  Thank stageguy4u
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing to do on a Thursday evening? Palm Springs villiage fest/street fair is a great place to hang with the family. So many different vendors with original unique treasures

1  Thank 271nataliee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's amazing that Palm Springs puts on this great street festival nearly every Thursday night. There are many blocks of vendors of all types, from fancy home decor items, to tasty food, and Indio dates. There are music stages all around with talented performers. It's...More

1  Thank Denis K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Thursday night Villagefest in Palm Springs is always highly recommend. It was still hot out and since starts at 7pm in the Summer, at least the sun is not blazing . There are tons of booths and seemed that everyone comes out at night...More

Thank CATravel2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Village Fest is every Thursday night in downtown Palm Springs on Palm Canyon. There are lots of local vendors selling food, art, jewelry, etc. Go early, as parking around the area fills up quickly. The weather is usually very nice, so it is a great...More

1  Thank Jon S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If your in town on a Thursday night be sure to hit this event. Every Thursday thru the year. Many different vendors, live music and tons of food choices. A fantastic place to people watch!!

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May 16, 2018|
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Response from chris s | Reviewed this property |
Yes but gets very crowded
April 12, 2018|
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Response from Enid S | Reviewed this property |
yes, i believe it's every thursday as well. enjoyable
April 12, 2018|
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Response from Iambic | Reviewed this property |
There is a public lot toward the south end of downtown that doesn't appear to fill until around the dinner hour. If you get there by then you should be OK. Not that far a walk.