As we move into the second week of 2019, there are plenty of happenings this week in the oasis. With big events like Palm Springs International Film Festival, California Restaurant Month, Sunday Polo at Eldorado and Empire Polo Club, it's a great time to plan an escape to Greater Palm Springs.
Arts & Culture
Palm Springs International Film Festival | January 3 - 14, 2019
As the Palm Springs International Film Festival returns for its 30th year, join film fanatics and lovers at this not to miss event. Find out all the scoop on what's happening this year.
The Street Fair at College of the Desert | Saturdays & Sundays
Bring the whole family to the best open-air shopping at The Street Fair at College of the Desert. Shops, eat and discover local art. All located in one convenient location.
Artisans at the Pueblo | 2nd Saturday Every Month
Join local artists at this rich and historical locations to revel in art, culture and a new experience. Don't miss this great opportunity to discover your next inspiration.
Pinot's Palette | Recurring Daily
Whether it's a date or friends night, Pinot's Palette is an excellent opportunity to celebrate, drink, paint and be creative. Find your inner Picasso today.
Check in, chill out and save with these Greater Palm Springs hotel deals! Find great savings and special hotel packages this week.
Looking to save on things to do while you're in the oasis? Check out our deals on attractions and things to do in Greater Palm Springs.
California Restaurant Month
Keenan Wine Tasting Dinner | January 8, 2019
Experience only the finest that The Edge Steakhouse at The Ritz-Carlton has to offer at this must-attend wine tasting events. Try a glass or two, and don't skip out on dessert!
Hess Wine Dinner | January 10, 2019
With a stylish and comfortable ambiance, Spencer's Restaurant will offer a special wine dinner as a part of California Restaurant Month.
Paul Hobbs Wine Dinner | January 11, 2019
Get ready to indulge in a five-course special wine dinner at Morton's The Steakhouse. Bring your appetite!
Vegan Brunch Bunch Cooking Class | January 12, 2019
Kick off 2019 with this vegan inspired cooking class taught by Chef Tanya. Don't miss this event as space is limited.
Happy High Tea | Month of January
Enjoy a tasty shot of the day or make it a 'Happy High Tea' and enjoy a glass of house wine. Either way, indulge with friends at Wildest Greens.
3-Course Menu | Month of January
Indulge at SO•PA at L'Horizon Resort & Spa for a special three-course menu at priced at $49 per person featuring pan-roasted duck breast and risotto of smoked green wheat.
Chef Inspired 5-Course Meal | Month of January
Dine at T&T Innovation Kitchen at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa for a chef-inspired five-course meal created with seasonal ingredients and interesting preparation methods.
Check out our sweet dining deals from restaurants throughout Greater Palm Springs to save on your next night out.
Health & Wellness
Awaken Love Yoga Teacher Training 100/200 Hour | January 9, 2019 - February 2, 2019
This is a great opportunity to receive recognized Yoga training by Evolve Yoga, Owner, Bronwyn Ison and Awaken Love Yoga Teacher Training Founder, Hillary Faye. Experience this one of a kind training course.
Get back in shape and increase your endurance with these ten challenging hiking trails in Greater Palm Springs and beyond.
Monday Morning Walk | Recurring Weekly on Mondays
Bring your family and join the Friends of the Desert Mountains to discover Ed Hastey Trail. This short and easy walk is great for everyone at all levels.
Thursday Morning Hike | December 10, 2019
Discover Randall Henderson Trail or Art Smith Trail where there are opportunities to see bighorn sheep, desert tortoises, and many other desert critters. Bring snacks and 2 liters of water per person. Wear close-toed shoes, hat, and sunscreen. Registration begins at 8:45 a.m.
Nature Walk to Windy Point Dunes | January 10, 2019
Have you ever wondered what lies in the majestic sand dunes of the oasis? Join Friends of the Desert Mountains for this educational tour of this ever-changing landscape. Make sure to bring water, sun protection and your camera to capture the magic.
Palm Springs Golf Championships | January 6, 2019 - January 9, 2019
One week before the Desert Classic Golf Tournament (formerly the CareerBuilder Challenge), join golfers from across the country gathering at PGA WEST, La Quinta Resort & Club, and Desert Willow Golf Resort for the inaugural Palm Springs Golf Championships.
Sunday Polo Games at Empire Polo Club | Sundays
Spend Sunday Funday at the Empire Polo Club with friends for a day sure to be a delight. Games are open to the public with a $20 parking fee per car. General admission includes bleacher seats and field-side tailgate spots on the east side of Field 1. Food and beverage service is available on site.
Sunday Polo at Eldorado Polo Club | Sundays
The Eldorado Clubhouse is the best place to experience Sunday polo in style – every Sunday at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. For just $10 per seat, a full-service menu and bar are offered for purchase while you watch thrilling polo matches from the comfort of your table.
Don't let this beautiful weather go to waste! Here is a list of five ways to get out and enjoy the outdoors this winter.
Looking for more things to do in the oasis? Check out our full events calendar in Greater Palm Springs.