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8 Things to Do in Greater Palm Springs in August That Our Editor Can’t Get Enough Of

Our GPS Editor Has the 411 on What to Do With Your Last Month of Summer

Written By: Marissa Stempien Palm Springs August Events

Looking for fun ways to stay out of the heat this month? The Greater Palm Springs area has a ton of events going on this August, and we’ve got a few ideas that will fill your social schedule. From spiritual retreats to craft beer tastings to Marvel-themed burlesque shows, these events are going to take your summer from drab to fab.

Palm Springs August Events


When: August 4

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Palm Springs August Events

Ace Hotel & Swim Club’s 7th Annual Craft Beer Weekend

When: August 4-5


One Team Mini Scavenger Hunt Adventure: Palm Springs

When: August 1


Square Dancing and BBQ Under the Stars: A Mil-Tree Fundraiser

When: August 4

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Palm Springs Cultural Center and the Palm Springs Animal Shelter Present Animal Stories:

Love & Bananas: An Elephant Story

When: August 8

Marvel-ous Infinity War Burlesque

When: August 25

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Ayahuasca Healing Retreat Idyllwild

When: August 28-30

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Palm Springs Community Drum Circle

When: August 31

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With a degree in English Literature and minor in Asian Studies, Marissa loves all things reading, writing and LOCALE. Originally from Santa Barbara, CA, Marissa is an avid traveler, and counts her well-stamped passport and battered suitcase among her favorite possessions. When not online shopping or binge-watching the latest Netflix series, Marissa enjoys writing short stories in her spare time.


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