Are you looking for fun activities in Greater Palm Springs? This week is packed with exciting events like the 5th Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival, Brew in LQ, and Props & Hops Craft Beer Festival. Or if you're looking to live your wellest, drop-in to a yoga studio, head on a hike, or discover local art. There's something for everyone in the oasis this week!

Arts & Culture

The Departure | Now through November 18, 2018

This is a solo exhibition by Eduardo Texidor. See, feel and hear Eduardo's story and his romantic, sensual, powerful oil paintings. A portion of sales from this exhibit will be donated to Ridge To Reefs, a non-profit organization that helps to restore and provides relief to water systems in rural communities in Puerto Rico.

Art Museum | Thursdays

Be inspired by the permanent collections at the Palm Springs Art Museum with free Thursday admission. Bring family and friends from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. or enjoy extended hours at the A+D Center until 8 p.m.

The Street Fair at College of the Desert | Saturdays & Sundays

Start off your weekend with this fun open-air fair. A great way to start your day with shopping at its best and bargains galore. 

Art Itinerary: Public Art to Discover in Cathedral City

There are plenty of art and cultural destinations in the Greater Palm Springs. Two such destinations are the Cathedral City Town Square Park Area and the Agnes Pelton Murals PathCheck out this itinerary that will have you feeling inspired. 

Chill Deals

Hotel Deals

Check in, chill out and save with these Greater Palm Springs hotel deals! Find great savings and special hotel packages this week.

Things To Do

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.

Eat & Drink

Dinner Show: Mamma Mia! | November 14, 2018

Enjoy a three-course dinner and watch Mamma Mia performed live. This show has audiences coming back again and again to relive the thrill. Click on the link to make your reservation. 

Dining Deals

Check out these awesome deals from restaurants throughout Greater Palm Springs to save on your next night out.

Health & Wellness

Thursday Morning Hike | November 15, 2018

Discover Dead Indian and Carrizo canyons where there are opportunities to see Bighorn Sheep 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.

Coachella Valley Heart Walk | November 17, 2018

This is a family fun and community event that benefits an amazing cause. Join a team, sign-up as an individual, or just go to spectate and support!

Drop-in Yoga

There are numerous yoga studios across the Greater Palm Springs, and many offer drop in rates and availability to those visiting or wintering in the Palm Springs area. Here's a list of just some of the places where you can stretch your body and calm your mind without having to sign lengthy contracts.


Learn how to live your wellest (for less!) with the latest deals on massages, spa packages, fitness, health, wellness and more.


5th Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival | November 16, 2018 - November 18, 2018

The Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival, one of the most unique events in Greater Palm Springs is back for another weekend. Now in its fifth year, the festival promises to bring old favorites and a variety of new activities for the entire family.

Brew in LQ | November 17, 2018

La Quinta's very own craft beer festival is back and will push the boundaries of your senses as brew, nature, music, food, games, and art are all unified. Enjoy craft beer from over 15 breweries as you treat your taste buds to some of the best eats from the Coachella Valley and abroad. Only $30 for general admission and $10 for designated driver admission.

Props & Hops Craft Beer Festival | November 17, 2018

Props & Hops prides itself on being the only craft beer festival with flying vintage aircraft in Southern California, providing a feast for your eyes with the unique sights and tantalizing your taste buds with each brew. Here’s a guide on how to get the most out of this long-awaited festival and some tips and tricks to make it an even more memorable experience. 

A Miracle on El Paseo | November 17, 2018

Everyone is welcome to this holiday block party with magical events and fun activities for young and old alike. This event will include Live entertainment, holiday tastes and spirits, an appearance by Santa Claus, 60' Christmas Tree lighting, a 5-story Ferris Wheel, and fun arts and crafts for kids. 

Looking for more things to do? Check out our full events calendar in Greater Palm Springs.