Festival season is finally here, but that’s not the only thing happening in Greater Palm Springs this week. From the music of the Stagecoach Country Music Festival to dining events and more, Greater Palm Springs offers plenty of things to do this week.

Desert X
February 25 – April 30
If you haven’t seen the popular Desert X installation yet, hurry: this week is your last chance. Venture outside gallery walls to discover the true beauty of the oasis through these outdoor installations throughout Greater Palm Springs. This one-of-a-kind art experience highlights both the creativity and beauty of the oasis. Discover unexpected installations from renowned artists in outdoor locations, offering a new perspective on the desert’s landscape. Don’t miss a thing with this guide to Desert X.

Dining Out for Life
April 27

Make one meal matter during Dining Out for Life on April 27, when participating restaurants donate a portion of their proceeds to Desert AIDS Project. More than 60 restaurants throughout Greater Palm Springs are participating.

Wine Dinner Series: Holman Ranch Winery
April 27

Enjoy a four-course dinner at Essense at Two Bunch Palms with fine wine pairings courtesy of Holman Ranch Winery.

Stagecoach Country Music Festival
April 28 – 30

The oasis goes a little bit country this weekend with the return of the Stagecoach Country Music Festival. Grab your cowboy boots and head to Empire Polo Club to see headliners like Shania Twain and Kenny Chesney.

Festival Pool Party at Riviera Palm Springs
April 28 | 11 a.m.
Whether you’re chilling before Stagecoach or just want to soak up the sun, head over to Riviera Palm Springs for a country-music inspired pool party. The poolside festivities include live DJs, Bacardi girls and drink specials. No cover.

Starry Safari
April 29 | 6:30 p.m.
Grab your sleeping bags for this unforgettable overnight experience at The Living Desert. The family-friendly sleepover lets you experience the sounds and beauty of the desert under a canopy of stars. The evening includes up-close animal presentations and a nighttime guided hike through the park. Starry Safari includes a tent for up to four, sleeping pads and a continental breakfast.

Looking for more? Check out our full listing of things to do in Greater Palm Springs this week