This week Greater Palm Springs has family fun, holiday cheer and craft beer in store for you!

Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival
November 18 – 20
Whether you are here for a romantic getaway or with the family, this three-day festival is for you to enjoy. Activities include balloon tether rides, musical entertainment, romantic dinners, local food vendors, Kids Zone and more! To see the events happening during the festival check here.

Props & Hops Craft Beer Festival
November 19 | 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Make your way to this 4th annual festival at the Palm Springs Air Museum where you can enjoy local craft beer tastings while surrounded by vintage aircraft. Must be 21 or older, no children or babies allowed.

Coachella Valley Beer Week
November 11 – 20
Enjoy a ten-day celebration throughout Greater Palm Springs, that focuses on local breweries and their craft beer. Coachella Valley Beer Week ends with glasses held high at a BBQ & Beer Dinner on Thursday and a brewery anniversary party on Friday. See the full schedule of events here.

9th Annual Concert for Autism
November 18 | 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
There will be two nights of performances with the goal to raise money for families touched by Autism. All ages are welcome until 10 p.m. Both evenings will feature raffles as well as silent auctions. There will be a $5 suggested donation at the door with additional donations accepted all night.

An Evening with Bill Engvall
November 19 | 8 p.m.
Prepare for a night of laughter with comedian, Bill Engvall, at Spotlight 29 Casino. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the 8 p.m. show.

A Miracle on El Paseo
November 19 | 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
This event will feature the lighting of the 60-foot El Paseo Christmas Tree, a 5-story Ferris wheel, 200-foot zip line, carnival games, spirits and more! “Night Shift” of Citrus Collect, a pop-rock band will be returning for the event. Tickets are $50 per person, children ages 6 to 12 are $10.

The Rink at the River
November 22 – January 8
Skate through the holiday shopping. Ice skating will be available daily under Greater Palm Spring’s bright skies and every evening under the stars. Local entertainment will accompany most skating sessions.

Looking for more events? Find a full listing of things to do in Greater Palm Springs this week here.