Come to the Palm Springs Air Museum to experience a Winter Wonderland for the entire family! Each evening Santa Claus and his friends will arrive at the Air Museum to greet all the good little girls and boys who have come to see him. In addition, there will be a playground of 40 tons of real snow, craft making, hot chocolate, smore’s and more! Snowtopia is open from 6:00 PM through 9:00 PM December 19-23. Kids 3 and under get in free.
February 10, 2024
Our annual Gala is one of, if not the event that defines the Palm Springs Air Museum. A black tie event, it’s held to honor special members in the world of aviation, as well as raise funds desperately needed to fund the museum’s many projects. The Gala represents a fun night of food, drinks, and dancing!
MEMORIAL DAY FLOWER DROP
May 27, 2024
This is a very special day at the Palm Springs Air Museum. Our brief Memorial service is dedicated to all of our fallen comrades, who paid the ultimate price for our freedoms. In their honor, we highlight the service with a fly-by and flower drop of over 3,000 red and white carnations from a vintage warbird. This most impressive ceremony is our way of saluting our fallen comrades. Flight exhibitions & activities scheduled all day long, with Memorial Ceremony and Flower Drop scheduled for 1PM.
CHILI COOK-OFF/CAR SHOW
October 28, 2023
Be a part of the fun at PSAM’s Annual Chili Cook-Off and Car Show! Burn rubber to come on over to see some awesome rides and enjoy a tasting of various chili offerings for the Museum’s volunteers secret recipes. It will be a ghoulish feast for the eyes and the tummy. Sponsored by the Desert Classic Car Association.
Museum admission includes car show. Chili tastings are $1 per taste or $5 for six tasting tickets.
CAR SHOW OPENS AT 10 AM. CHILI TASTES START AT 11 AM.
PROPS & HOPS
November 18, 2023
Our Props and Hops Craft Beer Festival features craft beers from all over the region, local musical acts, food vendors and flight exhibitions. This event grows in popularity every year and is quickly becoming the premier craft beer event in the valley.
Other Upcoming Events
Museum guests are treated to the extra special experience of being allowed to sit at the controls and pose for pictures. From 10:30-12:30 each Saturday, a selected aircraft will beDecember 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
The USS Oklahoma capsized at 8:08 A.M., approximately 12 minutes after the first torpedo hit. Hundreds of men were trapped below her decks. They found themselves in a bizarre worldDecember 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm