This Week in Greater Palm Springs: February 21 – 27

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: February 21 – 27

Looking for things to do in Palm Springs this week? Look no further! The oasis in bursting with events, from Modernism Week and the Riverside County Fair to festivals, car shows and art displays. Check out this week’s picks for what’s happening in Greater Palm Springs. Modernism Week February 16 – 26 This annual…

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: February 14 – 20

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: February 14 – 20

Whether you’re celebrating love, a love of midcentury modern design or a passion for art, there’s plenty to do this week in Greater Palm Springs. From signature events like Modernism Week and the Riverside County Fair and National Date Festival to art shows and pool parties, you’re going to love what’s going on in…

Where to Eat at the BNP Paribas Open 2017

Where to Eat at the BNP Paribas Open 2017

Tennis fans flock to the Indian Wells every spring to watch legendary players at the BNP Paribas Open (March 6-19, 2017), but this year, an exciting new lineup of iconic restaurants makes the food alone worth the trip. From returning favorites like Nobu and Chop House to new additions like Spago and Cassell’s, the…

Live Out Loud at The Dinah

Live Out Loud at The Dinah

As Greater Palm Springs gears up for the latest installment of the best girl party ever, it’s interesting to note that the Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend almost didn’t happen. That’s right. The Dinah, as it’s called by those familiar with the lesbian retreat that draws over 15,000 attendees from across the…

Valentine’s Day Deals in Greater Palm Springs

Valentine’s Day Deals in Greater Palm Springs

A Valentine's Day getaway to Greater Palm Springs is always a great way to rekindle the romance. What could be more romantic than holding hands as the sun makes its deep-hued departure over the snow-capped San Jacinto Mountains? Or smooching beneath a dark sky dotted with brilliant stars? Things really kick into…

What You Need to Know: 2017 BNP Paribas Open

What You Need to Know: 2017 BNP Paribas Open

The annual BNP Paribas Open held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden is never an event to rest on its “baseline.”  For the 2017 tournament (March 6-19), the BNP looks to grow even bigger and better, with a host of major renovations set to debut and a stellar playing field ready to entertain the event's…

National Plan for Vacation Day— Escape to Greater Palm Springs

National Plan for Vacation Day— Escape to Greater Palm Springs

More than half of Americans don't take all of their vacation time. Are you one of them? Don't be! January 31 is National Plan for Vacation Day, and there's no better time to start planning your next getaway. Research show that planners are more likely to use all of their vacation time, and they're happier with…

Searching for Desert X

Searching for Desert X

Here’s an invitation to see world-class art with no jacket required. In fact, hiking attire and a supply of water will be more appropriate to experience Desert X, the free-to-the-public exhibition of art installations across Greater Palm Springs from Feb. 25 to April 30. This is art outside the white walls of…

Modernism Week 101

Modernism Week 101

The moment the clock ticks over to the new year, a familiar rush of excitement permeates Greater Palm Springs. People of all ages begin flocking to the Trina Turk and Wil Stiles boutiques or combing the thrift and vintage store racks looking for retro cocktail dresses, patterned suits and Bakelite bracelets. Famous…

2017 New Year’s Events in Greater Palm Springs

2017 New Year’s Events in Greater Palm Springs

Watch out, Times Square! Greater Palm Springs is teeming with both laid-back and wild New Year’s Eve events at various top-notch locations, and this upcoming holiday is destined to be a stellar end-of-the-year celebration with exciting and creative festivities across the valley. From La Quinta to Palm Springs,…

Winter Fun in the Sun: Holiday Happenings in Greater Palm Springs

Winter Fun in the Sun: Holiday Happenings in Greater Palm Springs

The weather outside is far from frightful, which means winter in Greater Palm Springs is oh-so-delightful. Here, we stuff our stockings with sunshine, wrap our palm trees with twinkling lights and swap hot chocolate by the fireplace for chilled cocktails by a glistening pool. The season is filled with fun ways to…

5 Spectacular Sporting Events in Greater Palm Springs

5 Spectacular Sporting Events in Greater Palm Springs

With idyllic mountain backdrops and prime, peak-season conditions, Greater Palm Springs paints an annual sporting canvas which plays host to the world's best athletes and some of the nation's most celebrated and venerable tournaments. From court to course, get those tickets, ready those programs, charge those…

An Art Oasis of Fests

An Art Oasis of Fests

Greater Palm Springs is a mecca for art lovers, with numerous shows and festivals throughout the season and across the valley. Whether you’re a serious collector or just looking for a special piece for your living room, you will be inspired and impressed by the high quality of creativity on show. Nearly every…

Get Ready to See Stars: Film Festivals in Greater Palm Springs

Get Ready to See Stars: Film Festivals in Greater Palm Springs

Greater Palm Springs is known as a major film mecca. Starting in January with the Palm Springs International Film Festival and continuing throughout the year with an abundance of shorter, niche fests, people trek from near and far to experience cinematic glory. Oscar worthy, indigenous, short, serious, academic,…

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Since rising onto the scene as an instant icon in 1963, the landmark Palm Springs Aerial Tramway has hauled nearly 18 million passengers from cactus to clouds within the rugged Chino Canyon. Scaling North America’s steepest escarpment, the world’s largest rotating tramcars progress through 12 climate zones along a…