The weather is far from frightful in La Quinta – in fact, it’s quite delightful! Yet there is still a sense of the holiday season in the warm air. If you are considering luxury real estate in La Quinta, rest assured that there are a variety of seasonal activities in La Quinta and nearby to create a memorable holiday, while still enjoying the desert weather and luxury lifestyle you are seeking. With the choice of luxury La Quinta homes for sale, spectacular weather, variety of recreational activities, and unique and magical holiday events, La Quinta is a new vision of what “Winter Wonderland” should be.
Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony – Old Town La Quinta, December 5 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Ring in the season with the lighting of this tree that is two stories high, a visit from Santa, and music and entertainment from local school and dance groups.
Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade – Palm Canyon Drive, December 6 beginning at 5:45pm
This is the 22nd year of this holiday tradition just minutes away, featuring 1,000s of lights, Macy’s style balloons, and Santa Claus, of course!
Wild Lights! – The Living Desert, select nights through December 31, from 6:00pm-9:00pm
Celebrating its 22nd season, WildLights is one of the most cherished holiday traditions in the Coachella Valley. Nearly a million twinkling lights transform acres of the zoo into a festive winter wonderland.
Concerts and Shows – the desert valley offers a variety of theaters featuring world-class holiday entertainment. Some of the shows at the McCallum Theater include: A Peter White Christmas, the Irish Tenors Christmas, Merri-achi Christmas, and more. Other local performances include Coachella Valley Symphony “Holiday Magic” and the Nutcracker at the Annenberg Theater.
Playtime with Santa – The Gardens at El Paseo, December 13, from 10:00am-12:00pm
Perfect for kids, grandkids or just kids at heart, this is a special way to pose for photos with Santa, enjoy crafts and live entertainment, while benefiting the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Desert.
Paws ‘n Claus – The Gardens at El Paseo, December 20, from 10:00am-12:00pm
A unique opportunity to photography your doggie best friend with Santa while benefiting Animal Samaritans.
If you are searching for luxury real estate in La Quinta, you’ll be happy to know that this area offers a plethora of activities to suit your active lifestyle, while still maintaining the friendliness and traditions of a small town. And, to help you find the unique community to fulfill your dreams, trust a dedicated La Quinta real estate agent. When searching for La Quinta homes for sale, contact Scott or Patty at Doyle Properties, and we’ll help you find the perfect home to create your own desert “Winter Wonderland.”