The 53rd Annual Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade set to step off at 12 noon on October 29, 2017

Participate in our Theme Contest thru April 28, 2017

The Palm Desert Area Chamber of Commerce is conducting our annual Theme Contest for the 53rd Annual Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade. A suggested theme must be one that participating floats can decorate to celebrate the 53rd Annual Parade.

The winner of the Theme Contest will receive

  • A front row seat riding in the parade in a chauffeured golf cart.
  • Commemorative 2017 Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade shirt.
  • Introduction by the Press announcing the theme winner during the parade.
  • Recognition in press releases.

Please send your theme suggestions (in 10 words or less) by Friday, April 28, 2017, to or fax 760.346.3263. * Include your name, email and phone number.


Watch for details about how to participate in the

Parade…coming soon

Experience the spectacular color, pageantry, and fun as scores of whimsically decorated golf carts and bands march down Palm Desert’s famous shop-’til-you-drop El Paseo, in the first major event of the season! EntryForm 17

Click Here to see the photos from past years and see this year’s winners!


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Join in the fun this year and participate with your own float!

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