Palmdale Things to Do
This little building served many lives and been moved to many locations. Built in 1886 as the first school of the Palmdale school district. It's original home was located on 27th East & Ave R-8. It served the Lutheran German settlers that ventured here from Nebraska. In 1899 it was no longer needed by the German settlers and then was moved to...more
This is an open aired amphitheater. Built in 2005 at the cost of $1.8 million the amphitheater plays host many free summer city concerts and outdoor movies interspersed with Clear Channel's paid concerts. It has a grassy knoll to just sit and relax. They suggest you bring a lawn chair or blanket. Yet, it has many events that are not free, so please...more
Palmdale and Lancaster sure have come a long way as far building some really special and beautiful performing arts center. They do such a wonderful service to our communities. Lot of activities, concerts, plays, and local performances are held in these facilities. If you have the time, please check out the schedule of the next event.more
420 Westpark Drive, Palmdale, California, 93551, United States
Good for: Families
39375 5th Street West, Palmdale, California, 93551, United States
Good for: Couples
38630 5th St W, Palmdale, CA 93551
Good for: Families
We were looking for something that was different, fast, and not crowded. We found it! I neat little restaurant tucked in a mega strip mall. I can see how something like this place could get lost among all the other name brand restaurants. Its not fancy, but it has character. Decorated in the Hawiian theme, it was clean and very comfortable. The...more
Palmdale Transportation Center
Located near the center of town and not far from Sierra Freeway is a impressive transportation center for this area. The provide bus and train service the most of the area. Many who have to commute to LA area use this facility a lot. I know I would. They have many types of services and schedules. Take some maps and schedules if your every near hear. We want to take our boys on a trip on the metro soon.
Security is present
Transit Assistance Office
39000 Clock Tower Plaza Drive
Hours of Operation
Palmdale Transportation Center Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday: 3 am to Midnight
Saturday and Sunday: 6 am to 10:30 pm
Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) Local Bus Service - 661/945-9445 or visit www.avta.com.
Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) Commuter Service - 661/945-9445 or visit www.avta.com.
Antelope Valley Transit Authority (AVTA) Medical Shuttle -661/945-9445 or visit www.avta.com.
Santa Clarita Transit - 661/294-1BUS (1287) or visit www.santaclaritatransit.com.
AMTRAK Throughway Bus Service - 800/USA-RAIL or visit www.amtrak.com.
Greyhound - 800/231-2222 or visit www.greyhound.com.
METROLINK - 800/371-LINK (5465) or visit www.metrolinktrains.com.
County of LA Beach Bus - 888/769-1122.Related to:
- Family Travel
- Historical Travel
- National/State Park
Palmdale Off The Beaten Path
If traveling in the Spring...
If traveling in the Spring (particularly April or May) you must check out the poppy fields in West Lancaster. They have many walking paths through the wildflowers and it is very beautiful if you are there when the flowers are blooming.
Palmdale Sports & Outdoors
While wondering around and checking things out. We stumbled onto this enormous softball complex. We got the biggest kick out of the huge baseballs in the front of the entrance. Nate had a hard time getting on the baseball to sit on it. Looks like Palmdale went way out of the way to build such a nice softball facility for everyone to enjoy. I hope...more
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