Every Day in the Desert is an Adventure


CareerBuilder Challenge
Top PGA professionals join the defending champion on three of the area’s top golf courses

Palm Springs International Film Festival
Screenings of fabulous films punctuated with red carpet appearances by some of Hollywood’s most famous.

Palm Springs Kennel Club Dog Show
Held at the Empire Polo Club, this is the second largest conformation show in the country.


Hits the Thermal Desert Circuit Horse Shows
Horse Shows in the Sun, Inc. (HITS) rides into Thermal for a six-week spectacular that is the largest hunter/jumper competition west of the Mississippi.

Southwest Arts Festival
This judged and juried art show takes place outdoors at the Empire Polo Club and includes refreshments and entertainment.

Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival
Famous for its more than 7,000 exhibits, Arabian Nights Pageants and popular camel and ostrich races.

Tour De Palm Springs
Charity cycling ride benefitting nonprofit organizations in the Coachella Valley.

Rancho Mirage Wine & Food Festival
A true wine connoisseurs delight for those who love great wine and mouth-watering gourmet food. Come sip, and swirl.

Modernism Week
Annual celebration of midcentury modern design, architecture, art, fashion and culture.


BNP Paribas
More than 250 of the world’s top men’s and women’s tennis stars come to the nearby Indian Wells Tennis Garden for two weeks of major competition.

Kraft Championship
Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage is the setting for the best of the LPGA Tour along with a star-studded celebrity pro-am.

La Quinta Arts Festival
More than 250 artists display their work at this internationally acclaimed outdoor exhibition which includes live entertainment, food and wine.

Fashion Week El Paseo
A week long event with fashion shows and special in-store promotions scheduled both during the day and evening.

Palm Desert Food & Wine Festival
Chefs, vintners, and craft beer brewers from across the country welcome all who share a love for good food and fine wine.

Indian Wells Art Festival
Featuring one-of-a-kind artwork including painting, drawing, ceramics, glass, photography, sculpture, jewelry, apparel and hand-crafted wares.


International Salsa Festival
Two days of hot salsa in Indio’s Old Town! Salsa dancing and tasting competitions plus a farmer’s market and fun for the entire family.

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival
Young music lovers converge at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio for two rollicking days of performances by the hottest bands in the country.

California’s Country Music Festival held at the Empire Polo Club. 


Palm Desert Concerts in the Park
Every Thursday in May at the Palm Desert Civic Center Park, music lovers can look forward to diverse musical offerings from reggae to R&B, country to indie. 

Palm Desert Public Art Tours
Guided tours of public art collection on select Saturdays. Reservation is not required and it has no charge. 


College of the Desert Street Fair
The Desert's Premier Open-Air Shopping Experience every Saturday and Sunday, October through May. 


Jacqueline Cochran Air Show
Marvel at acrobatic pilots, high-speed jets, wing walking and plane displays at the Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport in Thermal.

Palm Springs Air Museum
Sip West Coast breweries amid vintage planes and live music at the annual Props and Hops Craft Beer Festival.


Indio International Tamale Festival
A must-taste event ranked by the Food Network-TV as among the top 10 “All American Food Festivals” in the nation.

Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade
Celebrate the spirit and joy of this holiday season at this much-loved holiday tradition in downtown Palm Springs! 

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens Wildlights
Bring the family and experience millions of twinkling holiday lights, herds of animal lanterns, music, carousel rides, Santa and more.

  • Golf


    Located at the entrance of PGA WEST®, "the Western Home of Golf in America." Learn More.

  • Tennis


    This outstanding facility boasts courts of hard, clay surfaces, and Pickleball. Learn More.

  • Shopping


    Prepare to be dazzled by the variety of options from street fairs to high-end boutiques. Learn More.

  • Dining


    The desert is a food lovers paradise with a variety of cuisine to satisfy every refined palate. Learn More.

  • Events


    At The Residence Club there's never a dull moment with year round fun in the Sun! Learn More.

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    We know how to live it up! Casinos, Adventures, Art, Museums and more await! Learn More.