Greater Palm Springs has grown into a hub for major festivals and events. Whether it’s watching the world’s tennis elite vie for the BNP Paribas Open trophy or checking out the incredible concert scene at Coachella and Stagecoach, special events take center stage throughout the year. Our desert oasis also hosts PGA and LPGA golf tournaments; top competitive running and cycling events; celebrations of art, architecture and fashion; Native American pageants and holiday happenings; a bevy of film, music, food and wine festivals; winter polo and even a golf cart parade! Why not plan your trip around one of Greater Palm Springs’ world-class events?
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With over 750,000 twinkling lights illuminating the park, this annual event turns the desert into a holiday wonderland. Join us for holiday fun including Holiday Express Train, carousel rides, music, games, wildlife shows, s'mores and hot chocolate.
Select dates: November 24-29; December 4-6, 11-13, 18-20, 21-24, 26-31
Who's been naughty or nice? Come meet St. Nick and make the holidays special with Santa-and-me photos.
The Living Desert has the perfect solution to entertaining kids during winter break with its annual ZooCamp adventure, open to kids ages 4-12. ZooCampers will be treated to fun-filled days of exploring the zoo with special behing-the-scenes tours and animal encounters. They will learn about habitats, propagation, adaptations, food chains and endangered species. Parents are encouraged to register early as sessions fill up quickly.
An Indian teen in France goes to work for his father's culinary adversary in this drama based on the bestselling
novel by Richard C. Morais. Put young Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) in a kitchen, and he's bound to emerge
with a dish that will dazzle. When Hassan's family is forced to move from their native India, his Papa (Om Puri)
relocates to a peaceful hamlet in Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val in the south of France. Determined to give his new
neighbors a little taste of home, Papa decides to open an Indian restaurant in the village, and names it Maison
Mumbai. Meanwhile, across the street at the traditional French restaurant Le Saule Pleureu, uptight proprietor
Madame Mallory (Helen Mirren) doesn't exactly welcome the competition.
2014 - 122 minutes - Rated PG
It's that time of year to cheer for ones you hold dear. Let's craft your dinner at Melvyn's this year. Join us for a traditional Christmas four-course dinner with your choice of seven entrees.
Be sure to make reservation for the best seating times.
Celebrate with a festive Christmas Day feast for the entire family, and enjoy items like corn and chipotle-scented chowder and chilled poached shrimp; sautéed sea bass with wild mushrooms, thyme and shallots and roasted prime rib with rosemary rolls; and traditional pies, petit pastries and truffles.
Advance reservations for holiday dining at Hyatt Regency Indian Wells are encouraged.