Enjoy Father’s Day in this Southern California oasis! Make your way to Greater Palm Springs this holiday for an unforgettable weekend in honor of dad. From unique events to dining specials and outdoor adventures, there’s no shortage of ways to celebrate pops. 

1) Take Dad for a Thrilling Spin


Make this Father's Day one for the books by treating dad to an unforgettable experience at the BMW Performance Center in Thermal. Take your pick from a variety of BMW experiences, each one as exhilarating as the next. Their Performance Drive will let dad take the wheel and follow an instructor through a challenging off-road course, as well as rotate through a variety of BMW models driving each through the tight-corners of their track. Dad will get to finish the day by buckling up into the passenger seat for a hot lap with one of the BMW instructors as they accelerate and drift around the track.

Ready to gift an adrenaline-pumping ride? Book your BMW experience here, and drift your way to exciting memories.

2) Breweries & Taprooms 

La Quinta Brewing

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Featuring three different locations throughout Greater Palm Springs, La Quinta Brewing is here for you this Father's Day. Grab a nice cold brew with dad and then treat him to some of their delicious menu items such as the special Heatwave nachos available at their Old Town Taproom & Grill location. For more options see there Palm Desert and Palm Springs Location.

Coachella Valley Brewing Company

Stop by Coachella Valley Brewing Company this Father's Day and enjoy cold brews and an afternoon of stellar live acoustic music. Located in Thousand Palms, Coachella Valley Brewing Co. is known for their expertly brewed beer often featuring the agriculture of Greater Palm Springs. 

Taproom 29 at Spotlight 29

The perfect location for your sports loving dad this holiday. Taproom 29 features a large selection of 29 beers on draft plus over 30 TVs readily available to catch the big game this Father's Day. 

Las Palmas

Las Palmas Brewing Palm Springs

Las Palmas is a family owned brewery in Greater Palm Springs which sets up an atmosphere that 'just feels like home'. Meaning this may be the perfect place for you this Father's Day. Las Palmas offers a selection of farmhouse ales, IPAs and traditional style lagers.

3) Dining Experiences

Treat Dad to a meal he will never forget in El Paseo at the all new Porta Via Restaurant or Ristorante Mamma Gina where he can choose from some if his favorite Italian dishes. For the pizza loving Father, Kitchen 86 and Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill are the place to be. For anyone hoping to take the meal home this holiday weekend, Eddie V's Black Tie Marketplace offers a wonderful selection of seafood and steaks to take home. 

Savor summer flavors in Greater Palm Springs — every poolside bite, every chilled cocktail, every sunset dinner with a view — while showing the local restaurant community some love. Find some of the best dining deals this holiday using your Summer Eats Pass. See dining options here.

4) Tee Up with Dad

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Make Father’s Day tee-rrific this year by visiting one of the many golf courses Greater Palm Springs has to offer. Hit the links with dad and enjoy panoramic mountain views, visit amazing championship grounds and learn why this SoCal oasis is known as “the golf capital of the world.”

Whether dad is a seasoned player or a golf beginner, Greater Palm Springs has you covered. With over 120 courses, there’s something for every player to get swinging.

5) Treat Dad to Gaming & Delicious Dining 

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If the way to dad’s heart is through his stomach, kick-off Father’s Day with a spectacular dining experience at Café One Eleven in Agua Caliente Casino, Cathedral City or at Waters Cafe at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa, Rancho Mirage. Then follow up a fantastic meal by stepping out to the casino floor and trying your luck at a variety of slot machines and table games. 

6) Gift Ideas from Greater Palm Springs

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

For the outdoor loving father, nothing is more fitting than a ride aboard the world largest rotating tram car. Take dad 8,500 ft above elevation. This year, just in time for Father's Day you can purchase the brand new summer pass for $85. For more details see here. 

The Living Desert

Gift Dad with an adventure to the deserts of the world this Father's Day. Purchase him some day passes or make his year with an annual pass. For $89.95, your dad will have unlimited access to the all new Rhino Savanna, Australian Outback and so much more. For more details see here.

Coachella Valley Firebirds Season Tickets

For the sports loving Father, season tickets to the Coachella Valley Firebirds at the brand new Acrisure Arena is an experience you can be sure he has not yet had. 

Timeless Gifts

El Paseo is home to countless jewelry stores from Leeds & Son Fine Jewelers, El Paseo Jewelers, Ozel Jewelers to so much more where you can find Dad that brand new watch to add to his collection.

Pívat Cigar Lounge

During the month of June, Pívat Cigar Lounge is celebrating all dads at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage with a specially priced bundle. This bundle will include a cigar, the featured dish of filet sliders and it will allow them their choice of either the drink of the month, the Siesta, or a Pívat Old Fashioned. This bundle is valued at $62 but is being offered for the special price of $50. 

If you want to give dad something even more special, Pívat Cigar Lounge is also offering guests the opportunity to rent out a cigar locker on site for dad to store his collection safely.

PGA TOUR Superstore

Want to ensure your father has the best gear on the greens this summer? Stop by over at the PGA Tour Superstore and gift him with something that is sure to add some flare to his next round of golf. 

Williams Sonoma 

Summer is officially upon us. Nothing will make this season more memorable for Dad then some new stainless steel grilling essentials that will change every cookout this year.