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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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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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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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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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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Palm Springs Vintage Market Returns to Greater Palm Springs

Palm Springs Vintage Market Returns to Greater Palm Springs

This is a guest post by Notes by Cin. Whether you are looking for midcentury modern décor, retro digs or antique finds, shopping in Greater Palm Springs this season is where you need to be–especially with the much-anticipated return of the monthly Palm Springs Vintage Market! Meet the Palm Springs Vintage…

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Plan a Picture-Perfect Birthday Party in Greater Palm Springs

Plan a Picture-Perfect Birthday Party in Greater Palm Springs

This is a guest post by Palm Springs Style. Greater Palm Springs is the perfect spot for a birthday celebration! Whether you're coming in from elsewhere in SoCal or planning from across the country (or the world!), there's a little something for everyone and every kind of event, with so many unique hotels,…

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Celebrate Year of the Giraffe at The Living Desert

Celebrate Year of the Giraffe at The Living Desert

Greater Palm Springs has something for everyone this upcoming season, including those who are looking to do something fun while contributing to an amazing cause. Beginning this October, The Living Desert will host their yearlong commitment of Year of the Giraffe, which is a nod to last year’s Year of the Cheetah…

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This Month in Greater Palm Springs: September 2017

This Month in Greater Palm Springs: September 2017

As summer comes to an end, the events scene is heating up in the oasis. Check out our picks for where to find your chill all month long with September’s round-up of things to do in Greater Palm Springs. Safari Nights September 2, 2017 | 7:00-10:00 p.m. During Safari Nights, guests can explore the North American…

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On the Run: 5Ks and More in Greater Palm Springs (2017-2018 Season)

On the Run: 5Ks and More in Greater Palm Springs (2017-2018 Season)

With some of the best weather in the country, Greater Palm Springs offers the ideal setting for fall and winter fun and fitness. If your fitness goals include taking part in a race, this is the place to be. Whether you are a serious competitor or serious about healthy fun, the Coachella Valley has something for…

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Chill Out at Desert Oasis Music Festival

Chill Out at Desert Oasis Music Festival

The Greater Palm Springs area has become synonymous with great, outdoor music festivals: Coachella, Stagecoach and now the Desert Oasis Music Festival. The event, which takes place October 7-8, 2017, at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, leans strongly on a reggae vibe featuring such world-renowned acts as Damian “Jr.…

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2017-2018 Signature LGBT Events in Greater Palm Springs

2017-2018 Signature LGBT Events in Greater Palm Springs

As an oasis for the LGBT community, Greater Palm Springs offers a diverse line-up of events for the gay, lesbian and transgender community. These signature LGBT events are just a few favorites for the 2017-2018 season. Cinema Diverse | September 21 – 24, 2017 Stories from the LGBT community are told on the big…

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