By Design: Greater Palm Springs Golf Courses by Famed Architects

By Design: Greater Palm Springs Golf Courses by Famed Architects

The celebrated architecture of Greater Palm Springs is not limited to midcentury modern homes and buildings. Rather, this golf oasis serves to further the region's famed eye for design by presenting an all-star cast of some of the game's most honored and respected course architects. From the prolific creators of…

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Fun Facts about Greater Palm Springs Hotels

Fun Facts about Greater Palm Springs Hotels

This is a guest post by Thoughtful Misfit. With a history steeped in architectural wonders and Hollywood glamour, Greater Palm Springs has decade upon decade of stories to tell—especially when it comes to the hotels, many of which have been here since when the destination got its start. From the architects who put…

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This Week in Greater Palm Springs: October 17 – 23, 2017

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: October 17 – 23, 2017

Start planning your weekend in Greater Palm Springs with this week’s round-up of top events in the oasis. From Modernism Week and a brand new vintage festival to art tours, Tahitian dancing and a taco festival, there’s plenty for everyone to enjoy this week in Greater Palm Springs. Modernism Week Fall Preview…

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Greater Palm Springs Pride 2017 Celebrates Diversity and “Viva la Vida”

Greater Palm Springs Pride 2017 Celebrates Diversity and “Viva la Vida”

This year’s Greater Palm Springs Pride theme “Viva la Vida” (Live Life!) may seem a bit flippant given the weight of the world placed on the LGBT communities in the past year, but the sentiment shows the spirit of solidarity that we feel in the oasis. The board of Greater Palm Springs Pride is inviting the world…

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5 Unique Activities for the Entire Family in Greater Palm Springs

5 Unique Activities for the Entire Family in Greater Palm Springs

This is a guest post by Thoughtful Misfit. While everyday activities may already be enough to keep your family entertained, the Greater Palm Springs also offers a wide range of unique activities that offer new experiences you’ll remember forever. Why not step up your next family vacation with 5 unique activities…

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This Week in Greater Palm Springs: October 10 – 16, 2017

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: October 10 – 16, 2017

It’s a great week for arts and culture lovers to visit Greater Palm Springs, thanks to outdoor concerts, self-guided artist studio tours and a cultural celebration at The Living Desert. Read on to discover more things to do in Greater Palm Springs this week. Desert Daze October 12 – 15, 2017 Experience a music…

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Play Where the Pros Play in Greater Palm Springs

Play Where the Pros Play in Greater Palm Springs

Echoing the celebrated, 120-course bounty of Greater Palm Springs, the desert has long served as host to some of the world's best players.  In concert with its reputation as a golf haven for snowbirds, daily duffers and resort weekenders, the fairways of the Coachella Valley have hosted tournaments ranging from…

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Drag by Day & Night in Greater Palm Springs

Drag by Day & Night in Greater Palm Springs

This is a guest post by Gay Desert Guide. By day, they may wait on your table, sell you a condo or volunteer at the local LGBT center. But after the sun goes down, the fabulous drag performer emerges from her work-a-day cocoon. She sings, dances, jokes and lip syncs to driving electronic beats—all in full make-up,…

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Best Instagram Spots in Greater Palm Springs

Best Instagram Spots in Greater Palm Springs

This is a guest post by Palm Springs Style. Greater Palm Springs is full of Instagram-worthy spots, and we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite places to visit for the perfect photo op! That Pink Door, 1100 E. Sierra Way, Palm Springs The Indian Canyons neighborhood of Palm Springs is home to a pink…

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This Week in Greater Palm Springs: October 3 – 9

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: October 3 – 9

October is here, which means cooler weather, great hotel rates and plenty of things to do in Greater Palm Springs. From a drum circle and black light run to music festivals and concerts, there’s something for everyone this week. Full Moon Drum Circle October 5, 2017 | 7:00-10:00 p.m. The full moon sets the scene…

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2017 Halloween Haunts & Dia de Los Muertos Celebrations in Greater Palm Springs

2017 Halloween Haunts & Dia de Los Muertos Celebrations in Greater Palm Springs

Halloween and Dia de los Muertos are just around the corner, and Greater Palm Springs is getting ready to celebrate. From block parties and concerts to 5K memorial runs, the oasis is filled with Halloween events and Dia de Los Muertos celebrations. Make plans to check out some of these top picks in Greater Palm…

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The Chill Chaser for Greater Palm Springs savors local coffee [VIDEO]

The Chill Chaser for Greater Palm Springs savors local coffee [VIDEO]

Authenticity and creativity abound in Greater Palm Springs, from brews and arts to locally roasted coffee. The reason is simple: the beauty, serenity and vibe of the oasis inspire creation. Take a behind-the-scenes look at Koffi with our Chill Chaser Amy, just one of the creations you’ll experience in the…

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10 Ways to Save on a Trip to Greater Palm Springs

10 Ways to Save on a Trip to Greater Palm Springs

In Greater Palm Springs, opportunities of fun, adventure and relaxation are endless as travelers can enjoy the very best the oasis has to offer, all while saving big on deals and discounts all over town. For visitors planning on making a trip to Greater Palm Springs, check out this list of top 10 ways to save big…

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5 Can’t-Miss Events at Modernism Week Fall Preview 2017

5 Can’t-Miss Events at Modernism Week Fall Preview 2017

This is a guest post by Thoughtful Misfit. A bevy of modernism and design inspiration, Modernism Week in Palm Springs has steadily built itself into a world-renowned event, establishing itself as the mecca of all things modernist. Attracting aesthetes and design and architecture buffs alike and expanding to keep…

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SEE: Kinesthesia Exhibit on Display at the Palm Springs Art Museum

SEE: Kinesthesia Exhibit on Display at the Palm Springs Art Museum

Art lovers, you won't want to miss the latest exhibit to come to the Palm Springs Art Museum: Kinesthesia. Kinesthesia: Latin American Kinetic Art, 1954-1969 is an "in-depth examination of the pioneering role played by South American artists in the international Kinetic Art movement of the 1950s and 1960s." The…

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