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…

Spring Break for Adults: Five Ways to Enjoy Greater Palm Springs

Spring Break for Adults: Five Ways to Enjoy Greater Palm Springs

Long gone are the notorious years when Spring Break brought a wild influx of college revelers to the Greater Palm Springs area. Today, the season extends through March and April when carpets of wildflowers crop up across the sand, a paradise climate abounds, and an impetus to get outside and enjoy the fruits of the…

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: March 21 – 27

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: March 21 – 27

Outdoor art installations, food and wine tastings and high-fashion runway shows are just a few of this week’s options in Greater Palm Springs. Find your chill at one of these top picks for things to do this week in Greater Palm Springs. Desert X February 25 – April 30 Venture outside gallery walls to discover the…

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: March 14 – 20

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: March 14 – 20

From runway fashions to ‘80s pop bands, there’s a little something for everyone this week in the oasis. Find your chill at one of these top picks for things to do this week in Greater Palm Springs. Desert X February 25 – April 30 Venture outside gallery walls to discover the true beauty of the oasis during Desert…

Secret Bars for Chilling Out and Drinking Up in Greater Palm Springs

Secret Bars for Chilling Out and Drinking Up in Greater Palm Springs

The drinking history in Greater Palm Springs runs deep. Since the 1920s, visitors have flocked to the oasis to unwind, unplug and live it up—and you can bet there was a cocktail or two in the mix. The Rat Pack famously knocked back martinis, old-school institution Melvyn’s (one of the oldest bars in Palm…

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…

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: March 7 – 13

This Week in Greater Palm Springs: March 7 – 13

From art to tennis, there’s plenty for everyone to enjoy in the oasis this week. Find your chill at one of these top picks for things to do this week in Greater Palm Springs. Desert X February 25 – April 30 Venture outside gallery walls to discover the true beauty of the oasis during Desert X, the…

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…

High-Fashion Finds at Fashion Week El Paseo 2017

High-Fashion Finds at Fashion Week El Paseo 2017

Glitz and glamour arrive on the runway this season as Fashion Week El Paseo returns on March 18 – 25. Now in its 12th year, this star-studded fashion event is known for bringing top designers, runway shows, trunk shows and sales to Greater Palm Springs. Known as the “Best in the West” in the fashion show world,…

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…