The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway will operate a special schedule during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend from Thursday, Nov. 23, to Sunday, Nov. 26.

The first tram up each day will be at 8 a.m., the last tram up will be at 8 p.m. and the last tram down will be at 9:45 p.m.

Also, on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, Ride ’n’ Dine tickets — which include Tram admission and dinner at Pines Café (a cafeteria-style restaurant) — will be available for purchase beginning at 8 a.m. Dinner service begins at 11 a.m. and ends at 8:30 p.m.

Combination tickets are $36 for adults and seniors, and $23.50 for children ages 3 to 10.

Peaks Restaurant will begin serving its regular menu along with traditional holiday favorites at 11 a.m. Thanksgiving day. Reservations are recommended and may be made by calling 760-325-4537 or by visiting