Welcome 2020 in the oasis— Kick off the new year by watching international films, taking a morning hike, attending a health and wellness festival and more. You won't want to miss a week of fun-filled activities in Greater Palm Springs! 

New Year's Eve Events

2020 New Year's Eve Events in Greater Palm Springs
It's that time again when the oasis lights up to celebrate a new beginning. From dinners and themed parties to outdoor gatherings with bubbly and more, you’ll find plenty of ways to celebrate with this list of 2020 New Year’s Eve celebrations in Greater Palm Springs! 

Art & Culture

Palm Springs International Film Festival | January 2-13
The Palm Springs International Film Festival is back for its 31st year. Enjoy film screenings, Q&A sessions with filmmakers and parties. Take a look at this guide with additional event information tips for festivalgoers and more. 

First Friday Art Walk on Perez Road | January 3
Visit Cathedral City’s Art & Design District on Perez Road every first Friday of the month for a unique art experience. Browse special art exhibits, museum-quality art, and explore diverse art galleries.

Art on Main Street | January 4
Stop by Old Town La Quinta for this lively event featuring over 100 artists. View art in a variety of media including paintings, jewelry, photography, ceramics and find the perfect gift for your loved ones.

Desert Mountains Art Faire | January 4
Join Friends of the Desert Mountains and find the next unique piece of art to display in your home. This art fair will feature photography, paintings, ceramics, hand-painted silks, and more. Support local artists and enjoy a day surrounded by art.

Live Your Wellest

Thursday Morning Hike | January 2
Enjoy a ranger-led hike through Carrizo and Dead Indian Canyons. Take in the beautiful sights and learn informative facts about the trail history and wildlife during this fun hike.

LiveWell Festival | January 4
Attend Greater Palm Springs' largest health and wellness events this week at Palm Desert Civic Center Park. Get educated on mind, body and spirit wellness at this educational event. Enjoy morning yoga, a spin session, live music, a kids zone and more.

Birding Walk-About | Tuesdays
Go bird watching and experience a guided hike hosted by Friends of the Desert Mountains. Explore the Ed Hastey Garden Walk and Randall Henderson Trail with experienced birders who will introduce you to the many birds that call Greater Palm Springs their home.  

Palm Springs Bike Tours | Weekly
Cruise the streets of Palm Springs and learn all about the rich history of the city. A Bike Palm Springs Rentals & Tours docent will lead the tour, where you can view incredible architecture, celebrity homes, take in the awe-inspiring views and more. 

Eat & Drink

LIGHT - An avant-garde dinner | January 4
Stop by PS Underground for an avant-garde dining experience like no other. Enjoy delicious food and libations accompanied by a show that will enlighten your senses. All you have to bring is an open mind and your sense of adventure.

Lady Luck -The Great American Songbook | January 4
Visit Michael Holmes' Purple Room this week and see Las Vegas legends, Lady Luck, take the stage. Indulge in fine dining and enjoy a magical performance featuring your favorite songs from the Rat Pack Era with a female twist. 

Sake Happy Hour All Day | Monday- Wednesday
Try a variety of sake at Wabi Sabi Japan Living this week. Taste the fruity and floral notes of sake with friends and family at a great price with this all-day happy hour. Cheers!

Best Sports Bars in Greater Palm Springs
Cheer your team on and enjoy great drinks and bar fare at any of these sports bars in Greater Palm Springs. 

Stay safe this New Year's Eve by using Walter Clark Legal Group's free Lyft promo code, "WCLGNYE". The code is valid in our nine cities from 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 31, 2019, through 3:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 1, 2020, and 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 1, 2020, through 3:00 a.m. Thursday, January 2, 2020. 

Wrap up the holidays with peace and relaxation— Take a look at some of these winter spa specials and enjoy some well-deserved chill in Greater Palm Springs.