by Coachella Valley | May 24, 2019 5:02 pm
Here are a few fun events happening in the Coachella Valley Memorial Weekend. To find more visit https://happening.coachellavalley.com/
Memorial Day Flower Drop & Air Fair
Event Date: May 27,
Location: Palm Springs Air Museum
Event Type: Memorial
Event Web Site: https://palmspringsairmuseum.org/
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 B-25 Mitchell bomber. This most impressive ceremony is our way of saluting our fallen comrades. Visitors are welcome to pick up a flower to take home. Flight exhibitions & activities scheduled all day long, Memorial Ceremony and Flower Drop scheduled for 1PM. EXTRA OFF SITE FREE PARKING AND FREE SHUTTLE
Day starts with flight exhibitions, warbird rides for sale, best to book online –
11 am – Clay Lacy Lear Jet Unveiling
1 pm – Flower Drop Ceremony Begins – congressional presentation to Lt. Col. F. Russ Mulvany, who was a B-24 Tail Gunner during World War II.
Special guests include Lt. Col. Bob Friend, Tuskegee Airman
Flight exhibitions scheduled include P-63, P-51, C-47, T-28, T-33, B-25, F4U Corsair
WORLD’S ONLY FLYING PB4Y-2 PRIVATEER!!!
Activities include Color Guard, Palm Springs Air Museum Pipe Band, music by Heatwave Jazz Band, Knights of Columbus Helium Balloons, Harpo the Clown, and Totally Twisted Balloons.
Food vendors include In ‘n Out Burger, Freedom Fighters’ Cafe, Cone Zone, Fries Galore and Kone Pizza.
In honor to all the fallen comrades 3,000 red and white carnations drop from a vintage airplane commemorating those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. The day’s activities also include flight exhibitions throughout, special program, music, children’s activities, and food vendors. A Beer Garden area is available for those age 21 and over. Visitors may take home a carnation after the drop.
745 N. Gene Autry Trail
Palm Springs, CA
Escape Room Palm Springs
2500 N. Palm Canyon Dr, #B3 Palm Springs, CA 92262
Largest Escape Room Games In Southern California
Your lookout has been casing Last National Bank for months. You and your crack team have been assembled to pull off this caper which will involve sneaking past the bank’s high-tech security, hacking your way into a computer, and working out and deciding how you’ll break into the vault. Your objective: Get as much loot as you can before the police come and spoil all the fun. 2-6 players. $33 per person
Escape Room Palm Springs is a family-owned live adventure game. Book between two and ten players per game. Using only your wits, logic, and fellow players, you’ll discover that you’ve never had so much fun in one hour before, and you’ll be talking about it for days afterward.
Just The Facts:
Great fun for family, friends, team building or co-workers. We’re minutes from Downtown Palm Springs near the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Six escape room games to choose from. One player 18 or older required. $33/pp. All escape games private. Open 365 days a year.
Cathedral City Memorial Day Observance
Oasis Country Club – Military Personnel Memorial Day Event
City of Indian Wells Annual Memorial Day Ceremony
The city of Coachella concludes its free concert series at Veterans Memorial Park – with Bohemio (Cumbia, Tex-Mex, & Rock en Español) performing at 6 pm. There is also a car show, lawn games, a bounce house, art exhibits and more.
1515 Sixth Street
Coachella, California 92236
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