Every Day is an Adventure

January

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.

February

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.

March

BNP Parabas
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.

April

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.

Stagecoach
California’s Country Music Festival

May

Stargazing at La Quinta Resort and Club
Ice Skating at Desert Ice Castle in Cathedral City
COD Street Fair on Saturdays and Sundays
Palm Desert Public Art Tours
La Quinta Library Free Movies

November

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

December

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.

  • Golf

    Golf

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

  • Tennis

    Tennis

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

  • Shopping

    Shopping

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

  • Dining

    Dining

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

  • Events

    Events

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

  • Attractions

    Attractions

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