FREE Things For 55-Plusers To Do In The Desert On Halloween

You’re never too old to enjoy a few tricks and treats — especially if they’re free! Here are a few free things to do in the Palm Springs desert area on or around Halloween for all of you frugal 55-plusers.

“Day of the Dead/Día de los Muertos”: Admission is free to the annual “Day of the Dead Celebration” which will be held on October 27, from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm at the Palm Springs Art Museum, located at 101 Museum Drive, in Palm Springs. For information call 760.322.4800 or visit

“Halloween Spook-tacular at Villagefest”: will be held this year on Thursday, October 25th, between 6:00 pm and 10:00 pm in downtown Palm Springs on Palm Canyon Drive between Baristo and Amado Roads. The special event offers live entertainment, trick-or-treating, a pumpkin patch and a costume contest for the grandkids. Admission is free.

If you know of other free Halloween events please feel free to share them here.