There's always something happening in Greater Palm Springs— Raise your glass at a wine festival, attend a famed golf tournament, laugh all night at an improv comedy club and more. There's something for everyone in this Southern California oasis. Plan your visit with these extraordinary events and activities this week.
Desert Circuit at Desert International Horse Park | through March 15
Come see this high-quality, international-level hunter/jumper horse show at Desert International Horse Park. Bring the whole family and enjoy VIP viewing, restaurant-quality food, cocktails, and entertainment.
Wilson World Tennis Classic Tournament | January 18-26
Entering its 33rd year, this iconic senior tennis tournament is returning to Greater Palm Springs for another action-packed event. Stop by Shadow Mountain Resort & Club in Palm Desert and cheer on the players while enjoying food vendors, activities and more.
Ride On: Saddle-up for Empire and Eldorado Polo in 2020
Experience the thrill of the Sport of Kings at Empire Polo Club and Eldorado Polo Club this season.
Concerts & Live Entertainment
The American Express Concerts | January 17 & 18
Attend The American Express for the golf, and stay for the music. Legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Stevie Nicks will the taking the stage Friday night, followed by a performance by country music favorite, Luke Bryan on Saturday night.
Palm Springs Legends Tribute | January 15
Pay tribute to some of Palm Springs music legends at this lively event. Stop by the McCallum Theatre for a show featuring tribute artists performing your favorite hits by Jack Benny, George Burns, Carol Channing, Bobby Darin, Bob Hope and more.
Beehive - The 60's Musical | Through January 26
Celebrate the 60s with this unique musical featuring songs by some of the iconic women that shaped the decade. Desert Theatreworks' production of Beehive pays tribute to solo artists like Aretha Franklin and Janis Joplin, as well as glamorous girl groups such as The Supremes, The Shirelle's and more.
Improv Comedy Club | Fridays & Saturdays
Laugh all night long at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino's Improv Comedy Club. Enjoy a brand new lineup of stand-up comics and get ready for a knee-slapping fun evening.
Eat & Drink
Murder Mystery at The Museum | January 15
Enjoy an evening of art, fine cuisine and mystery at the Palm Springs Art Museum. Try to solve the case of the missing artwork, while enjoying cocktails, tasty bites and a three-course dinner by Westwood Catering.
Winemaker's Dinner Series | January 16
Raise your wine glass this at The Living Desert's winemaker dinner series. This week try wine from Twomey wine by Silver Oak Cellars. Enjoy food pairings prepared on-site by Chef Robert Richardson, participate in an animal encounter and dance along to live entertainment.
Supper Club Show with the Beatles | January 16
Stop by Vicky's of Santa Fe for dinner accompanied by a live performance by The Beatles tribute band, The Fab Four. Sing along to timeless hits and enjoy an evening of food and music.
Palm Springs Pinot Noir Festival | January 18
Mingle with winemakers and Pinot lovers at the Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage this week. Discover and taste new wines from California and Oregon, tasty bites by some of Greater Palm Spring's best chefs, and more.
Arts & Culture
4xFAR Music Festival | January 18 & 19
Kick-off your year by attending this new music festival in Greater Palm Springs. 4XFAR Music Festival will take place at the Empire Grand Oasis and will feature performances by Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals, Kaytranada, Q-Tip & Mark Ronson and more.
Art on Main Street | January 18
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.
Palm Springs VillageFest | Thursdays
Take a stroll in Downtown Palm Springs on Thursday evenings and enjoy this one of a kind open-air fair featuring food vendors, live entertainment, handmade goods and much more. Whether you're in the mood for some shopping, are hungry for dinner, or want a to find the next piece of art for your home, VillageFest has something for everyone.
Treat Your Shelf: Locally Owned Bookstores in Greater Palm Springs
Looking to read more in the new year? Take a look at this list of locally owned bookstores in Greater Palm Springs and read your way through the oasis.
Live Your Wellest
Thursday Morning Hike | January 16
Join Friends of the Desert Mountains for a ranger-led hike through Carrizo and Dead Indian Canyons. Take in the beautiful sights and learn informative facts about the trails as you hike.
Confidence - Women, Wealth and Wellness Summit | January 16
Connect with women and learn all about the power of financial education and self-care. Enjoy a day full of talks and panels featuring 15 speakers covering women's lifestyle and success. Located at The Riviera, entrance tickets include lunch, happy hour a book signing by keynote speaker Barb Stegemann, and a gift bag.
Monetize Your Fitness Business w/t Nikki Naab-Levvy | January 18
Learn all about fitness business marketing with this workshop hosted by pilates teacher, Nikki Naab-Levvy at Ara Pilates + Movement. Get an overview of how to build your business by using marketing tools such as e-mail newsletters and social media.
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.
Planning a trip for two? Take a look at some of the Best Boutique Hotels for an Adults-Only Vacation in Greater Palm Springs and enjoy the ultimate getaway with your special someone.