Things To Do In Idyllwild, CA

Things to do in Idyllwild

From the informality of a Sunday Morning Art Café held in the galleries to the two day Jazz in the Pines festival…. Idyllwild has earned the distinction of becoming one of the 100 Best Small Art Towns in America. (As designated in the book of the same name by John Villani, A John Muir publication)

Idyllwild is unique among its mountain resort counterparts. If serenity and relaxation is what you seek, you’ll find the seclusion you desire amidst breathtaking beauty. You won’t want to miss the Plein Air Art Festival in September, or the Annual Art Walk and Wine Tasting event!

If you prefer more active, outdoor activities, such as horseback riding, rock climbing, backpacking, hiking, camping, or mountain biking, Idyllwild will cater to your sense of adventure as well. Visit

Downtown Idyllwild is a charming and delightful, rustic village filled with antique shops, art galleries, specialty shops, restaurants, and cafés with International and Continental foods, delicacies, and more. Spend some time leisurely strolling through our town and enjoy the beauty of the surrounding wilderness.