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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Where to See the Solar Eclipse in Greater Palm Springs

Where to See the Solar Eclipse in Greater Palm Springs

A rare solar eclipse is coming on Monday, August 21, and it’s time to start planning where you’ll watch the eclipse in Greater Palm Springs. Between 9 and 11:30 a.m. on the 21st, the eclipse will be partially visible in Greater Palm Springs, peaking at 10:25 a.m. PST. Here’s where to see this once-in-a-lifetime…

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This Month in Greater Palm Springs: August 2017

This Month in Greater Palm Springs: August 2017

Summer is here and it’s time to chill in Greater Palm Springs. Check out this month’s round-up of top events to enjoy in the oasis. Dive-In Movie at Wet ‘n’ Wild: “Finding Dory” Aug. 4 | 7:30 – 10 p.m. Cool off during the day at Wet ‘n’ Wild, then stay into the evening for a special dive-in movie screening of “The…

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Come Play at Comic Con Palm Springs 2017

Come Play at Comic Con Palm Springs 2017

More than 25,000 people are expected to converge at the Palm Springs Convention Center for Comic Con Palm Springs (August 25-27, 2017), an event that is swiftly becoming a fan favorite synonymous with summertime in the desert. Unlike its massive San Diego cousin, the Greater Palm Springs version offers an…

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Your Guide to Celebrating Fourth of July 2017 in Greater Palm Springs

Your Guide to Celebrating Fourth of July 2017 in Greater Palm Springs

Celebrating the nation’s birthday is often an explosive event—and 2017 is no exception. With the holiday falling on a Tuesday this year, some places are taking the opportunity to make it a four-day celebration of the Fourth! Here’s a look at how to celebrate with family events, fireworks and concerts in and around…

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Chill Summer Pool Parties in Greater Palm Springs

Chill Summer Pool Parties in Greater Palm Springs

A refreshing cocktail by the pool is the perfect scenario for a sun-kissed afternoon—but don’t expect to crack open a novel at trendy resorts. Over the weekends, several hip properties in Greater Palm Springs transform their chilled-out pool scene into wet-and-wild, action-packed affairs. With high energy, live DJs…

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Your 2017 Guide to Summer in Greater Palm Springs

Your 2017 Guide to Summer in Greater Palm Springs

Summertime in Greater Palm Springs is all about finding cool ways to chill out under the sun. Whether you’re looking for lazy hours spent poolside, a pampering spa getaway, an escape for the entire family, some adults-only fun or a cultural excursion, we’ve compiled your ultimate guide for beating the heat. Cool…

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Fantasia Comic Con 2017: Family-Style Fun in Indio

Fantasia Comic Con 2017: Family-Style Fun in Indio

Comic lovers and creators rejoice! On May 19 – 21, 2017, Fantasia Comic Con comes to the Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio. Unlike the behemoth Comic Con in San Diego, this Greater Palm Springs event offers a decidedly more intimate atmosphere while focusing on fun for the whole family. Spreading the Love for…

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Find Your Summer Chill: Summer Events in Greater Palm Springs

Find Your Summer Chill: Summer Events in Greater Palm Springs

Summer is here, which means it’s time for poolside parties, outdoor markets and more in the oasis. No matter how you like to relax, you’ll find your chill all season long with these 2017 summer events in Greater Palm Springs. Memorial Day Flower Drop May 29 | 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Commemorate Memorial Day with this…

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The Insider’s Guide to Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week 2017: Top 10 Tips

The Insider’s Guide to Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week 2017: Top 10 Tips

Greater Palm Springs Restaurant Week is set to explode onto the foodie scene this year with more than 100 participating restaurants offering special menus between Friday, June 2 and Sunday, June 11, 2017. With both lunch and dinner menus available this year, you'll have twice as many opportunities to dine out…

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Go Beyond Stagecoach with Cam at Empire Polo Club

Go Beyond Stagecoach with Cam at Empire Polo Club

  Country music star Cam finds an oasis of chill at Empire Polo Club, even when she isn’t taking the stage during the Stagecoach Country Music Festival. “It’s such a gorgeous setting,” Cam says. “You never get tired of being here.” When it’s not hosting one of the world’s biggest country music festivals,…

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Way Beyond Coachella: 8 Ways to Enjoy Festival Season in Greater Palm Springs

Way Beyond Coachella: 8 Ways to Enjoy Festival Season in Greater Palm Springs

Whether you have Coachella tickets or just want to be part of the festival action, here are eight ways you can go beyond Coachella in Greater Palm Springs. 1. Get the festival look, braids and all Forget your electric blue mascara at home? No problem. The valley’s got you covered. Beauty expert Michele Dolan will…

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How to See Desert X in 4 Hours

How to See Desert X in 4 Hours

You want to see Desert X but have only about a half a day to get around to the sites? Here’s a four-hour loop that will take you to around to most of the sites and have you back on schedule. Before you head out, pick up a program and map at the Desert X Hub at the Ace Hotel & Swim Club in Palm Springs, or visit…

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Ready for Takeoff: 2017 ANA Inspiration Fan Guide

Ready for Takeoff: 2017 ANA Inspiration Fan Guide

Buckle up those seatbelts for the desert's return of the LPGA’s ANA Inspiration. Entering its 46th annual play, the ANA (long known as "The Dinah") is golf's first major championship of the season, and, save for The Masters, is the game's longest running event continuously held at the same locale. Featuring more…

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White Party: A 3-Day Gay Extravaganza in Greater Palm Springs

White Party: A 3-Day Gay Extravaganza in Greater Palm Springs

When Jeffrey Sanker received his star on the Palm Springs Walk of Fame in 2014, he was surrounded by family, friends and, of course, celebrities. His parents, former Palm Springs Mayor Ron Oden and Carmen Elektra were at his side. Never far for the limelight, Sanker delighted in what he created in 1989: White…

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