Things to do in Palm Springs in February
Spend February in Palm Springs and soak up some sun, enjoy the outdoors and fun nightlife! Whether you want to hit the art scene, run a half marathon or sip cocktails at a swanky soiree, Palm Springs has something for you!
Palm Desert Half Marathon Feb 11
Tie up your laces and hit the streets in Palm Desert for a fun half-marathon experience. Surrounded by mountain views, this run starts at the Civic Center Park and loops you through the mid-valley. Celebrate your accomplishments in the evening by heading over to RetroRoom Lounge and use the rest of your lung capacity to belt out some songs at the best karaoke place in Palm Springs! The race also offers shorter distances, check out their website here.
Modernism Week Feb 16 – 23
Architecture fans travel from near and far to experience this week of classic architecture tours in the desert. Experience architectural gems by Frey and other legendary midcentury architects with double-decker bus tours or by foot. Evening soirees include the must-attend opening night which promises “… a nightclub atmosphere during a seventies disco explosion with a spectacular band, flowing libations and all-night dining and dancing. Velvet ropes and celebrity sightings are guaranteed”. Get tickets here.
McCormicks Classic Car Auction Feb 24 – 26
What better place to pick up your next classic car than at this car auction in Palm Springs? Even if you’re not in the market for a classic car, it’s worthwhile to attend just to view some incredible vehicles – each auction features over 500 classic and exotic cars! The venue is The Palm Springs Convention Center Outdoor Special Event Center in downtown Palm Springs, just steps away from shopping and dining. A quick jaunt up Tahquitz Canyon will take you to RetroRoom Lounge, where you can enjoy a classic cocktail to complete your retro Palm Springs experience.
And don’t forget the most important day in February – Valentine’s Day! Single? No problem! Plan a girl’s trip for a real Galentine experience and spend the day at the spa and the evening at RetroRoom Lounge, belting out your favorite karaoke songs. The RetroRoom Karafun app is bound to have all your favorites, from “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” to “All the Single Ladies.” Join us for a fun night at the best Karaoke bar in town!