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Santa’s Miracle on the Tarmac: A Festive Spectacle at Palm Springs Air Museum


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Santa’s Arrival Takes Flight! This holiday season, witness a spectacular blend of festive joy and aeronautical magic at the Palm Springs Air Museum’s Santa Fly-In and Winter Light Show. From December 18th to 22nd, the museum invites you to experience Santa’s Miracle on the Tarmac, in Palm Springs, California. where the spirit of Christmas soars to new heights amidst the backdrop of historic aircraft and shimmering lights.

A Magical Arrival in Palm Springs

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Imagine the excitement as children and adults alike watch Santa Claus make his grand entrance, not by sleigh, but by airplane! Each evening from 5:30 to 8:30 PM, the jolly old man himself will greet visitors with a hearty “Merry Christmas!” at the Palm Springs Air Museum. This is no ordinary meet-and-greet; it’s Santa’s Miracle on the Tarmac, a drive-through experience on the tarmac, surrounded by a dazzling display of Christmas lights that rival the stars above.

Festive Fun for Everyone in Palm Springs

The Palm Springs Air Museum goes all out for Santa’s Miracle on the Tarmac, ensuring that there’s something for everyone to enjoy. As guests drive through the tarmac, they’ll be treated to a goody bag filled with holiday treats for each car, plus two McDonald’s sandwich coupons for future use. It’s a perfect blend of holiday spirit and practical gifts that will leave everyone feeling merry and bright in Palm Springs.

 Light Up the Night in Palm Springs

The Winter Light Show is a sight to behold, with thousands of twinkling lights creating a festive atmosphere that’s visible from miles around Palm Springs. The museum’s impressive collection of historic aircraft serves as a backdrop to Santa’s Miracle on the Tarmac, adding an element of awe and wonder to the experience.

Celebrate the Season in Palm Springs

This event is more than just a light show; it’s a celebration of the holiday spirit. The Palm Springs Air Museum invites you to join in the festivities and create lasting memories with your loved ones in Palm Springs. Whether you’re a local or visiting from out of town, Santa’s Miracle on the Tarmac is an event you won’t want to miss.

Plan Your Visit to Palm Springs

Tickets for Santa’s Miracle on the Tarmac are available for purchase online, and at $25 per car, it’s an affordable way to enjoy the holiday season in Palm Springs. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this magical event. Mark your calendars for December 18th through 22nd, and get ready for an unforgettable holiday adventure at the Palm Springs Air Museum.


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