Palm Spring Village Fest

You came to California for some well-deserved fun and relaxation in the California sun. Make your way to the California desert and Palm Springs for a different take on California relaxation. The desert climate turns up the heat – and the fun – during your vacation. Come celebrate with the residents and visitors of at Palm Springs VillageFest.

What Is VillageFest?

The festival is a weekly street fair that takes place weekly in the heart of downtown Palm Springs. You’ll browse and purchase handmade goods from various vendors and craftspeople, as well as plenty of entertainment, art, food, and fun.


The event takes place in the heart of downtown Palm Springs. There is no physical address, just head down to Palm Canyon Drive. An approximately three-block strip of the street will be blocked off and all the excitement will be set up.

Who Participates

A number of vendors selling food, art, crafts, and more participate in the festival, while vendors around the location often stay open late as well. Vendors set up on both sides of the street, so there’s plenty to browse and enjoy.

When is Village Fest?

Unlike many other festivals, the excitement happens again and again, week after week, year-round. Visit the downtown activity every Thursday night – it’s bound to be part of your Palm Springs vacation calendar.

October-May festivals take place 6-10 p.m., while festivals June-September are 7-10 p.m. The event website has a calendar where you can confirm the date and time of the next festival.

Who Can Come?

The event is a family-friendly event and welcomes all ages. With plenty oof food, music, entertainment, and fun, along with vendors that cater to adult and child interests, spending time at the festival is for everyone. When we say “everyone” we mean it. Leashed and well-behaved dogs are welcome to walk the streets with their owners. Some vendors may even have items especially for them!

Celebrate in Palm Springs

When planning your next Palm Springs vacation, make sure the first thing you do is book a vacation rental provided by Ryson Vacations. Our rentals are close to everything you want to see and do in Palm Springs, including Village Fest! We offer homes as large as five bedrooms, so you can share the fun of a San Jacinto Mountain adventure with all of your loved ones.

Prepare a delicious home-cooked meal in the fully equipped kitchen. Lounge indoors in beautiful living spaces, or enjoy the view from a balcony or patio, or spend some time relaxing near the pool at select rentals.

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