City of Palm Springs Lights its Holiday Tree on Dec. 3
Join Santa Claus and the City Council for the Official City of Palm Springs Holiday Tree Lighting at 5:15 p.m. sharp at Frances Stevens Park, 500 N. Palm Canyon Drive. This year’s community tree lighters are parade grand marshals Mariah Hanson, founder of Dinah Shore Weekend, and Linda Barrack, CEO of Martha’s Village and Kitchen.
Prior to the lighting of the city’s spectacular 22-foot tall Holiday Tree, Main Street Palm Springs and Mayor Christy Holstege will host the annual Holiday Banner Student Awards beginning at 4 p.m. in the park. Free cookies, hot cocoa, and activities for children will be available until 6 p.m.
“After a long period of pandemic restrictions, the City of Palm Springs is thrilled to once again celebrate the joy of the holiday season with our residents and visitors at the Official City of Palm Springs Holiday Tree Lighting and at the spectacular Festival of Lights Parade,” says Holstege. “We invite the entire Coachella Valley to come celebrate the magic of the holidays in downtown Palm Springs, truly like no place else!”