Summer is in full swing in Greater Palm Springs, and there’s no better time to plan a getaway to this Southern California destination. This July, celebrate Independence Day with firework spectaculars, practice self-care, enjoy extraordinary dining, and get more bang for your buck with great deals all month long! Here’s how to make the oasis your perfect summer destination.

Fourth of July Festivities

Fourth of July Celebrations | July 3-4 
Come celebrate Independence Day with the entire family at one of these major 4th of July events happening in the oasis. Make sure to bring lawn chairs and blankets to watch the sky light up with fireworks. 

Arts & Culture

Free Admission Day at the Art Museum | Thursdays
Be inspired by the Palm Springs Art Museum with free admission on Thursday. Bring the entire family for an evening of arts and culture. 

Pinot's Palette. Paint. Drink. Have Fun. | Daily
Unleash your inner Picasso and enjoy a night of drinks and creativity with friends at Pinot's Palette. Everything is provided, just show up and express yourself on canvas. 

The Art Place Art Walk | July 3
Looking to spruce up your home this summer? This is your one-stop-shop for everything fine art and home decor. Spend every first Wednesday of the month perusing fine art galleries and interior design boutiques.


Hot Spring Sound Bath Meditation | July 10 
Treat yourself to some relaxation. Enjoy a soak in mineral springs, and meditate with a sound bath experience like no other. 

Mizu Life Water Skincare Sundays at Wabi Sabi Japan Living | Sundays
Nourish your skin every Sunday. Experience the best Japanese skincare science and try Mizu Life Water Skincare products at Wabi Sabi Japan Living

Yoga by the Pool at The Arrive Hotel | July 28
Find your zen in this New Moon Yoga class at ARRIVE Palm Springs. No need to RSVP, just show up say namaste poolside with Symara Stone.

Summer Fun

Top Picks for the Best Pools to Chill at This Summer
Dive in and find the perfect pool for your mood. Party and pass the beach ball at Saguaro Palm Springs, chill poolside and enjoy a Spicy Cactus cocktail at Avalon Hotel & Bungalows Palm Springs, or visit any of these pools to catch some rays this summer.

Stay Cool with These Indoor and Nighttime Activities
Stay active and beat the heat with this round up of nighttime and indoor activities for the summer. Practice your rock climbing skills at Desert Rocks, bowl with friends and family at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino and more.

Summer Savings

Chill Deals
Find the best deals in Greater Palm Springs and plan out your chill itinerary. Find discounted rates on stay, dining and more.

Top Summer Golf Deals
Tee off this summer with discounted rates on these Greater Palm Springs golf courses, perfect for deal-seeking summer visitors. 

Summer Spa Deals
Don't miss the perfect chance to pamper yourself without breaking the bank! Say "ah" to the spa with these Greater Palm Springs spas offer deals you won't want to miss all summer long.

Eat & Drink

National Ice Cream Month
Stay cool and celebrate National Ice Cream Month in Greater Palm Springs. Visit Brandini and try ice cream bars dipped in chocolate and their signature toffee, stop by Kreem for delicious vegan-friendly ice cream or try any of these chill ice cream spots. 

Summertime Cocktails to Enjoy in Greater Palm Springs
Sit back, sip on and cool down. Try a Spring Fling cocktail at Seymour's, sip on a Backhand Splash at The Pink Cabana and find your new favorite summertime cocktail. Cheers!

Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage | July 12- August 18
Enjoy and savor this summer at the 4th Annual Taste of Summer Rancho Mirage. Visit participating Rancho Mirage restaurants and resorts for delicious desserts, drinks, and appetizers for a great price and an even better cause. A portion of proceeds benefits Coachella Valley charities and your local chamber of commerce. 

Azunia Tequila Dinner | July 16
Enjoy estate-crafted tequila paired with dishes expertly prepared by chefs at Azúcar Palm Springs inside La Serena Villas. Make your reservations today for this exquisite experience. 

Ready to explore the oasis this summer? Start planning your Greater Palm Springs summer visit with discounted rates on your stay. Check in and chill out!