Don't miss an action-packed week in the oasis! Commemorate veterans by participating in a 5K, explore the arts scene in Rancho Mirage, learn how to make sushi and more with these extraordinary events and activities in Greater Palm Springs. 


Thursday Morning Hike | November 7
Discover the beauty of the Dead Indian and Carrizo canyons during this guided hike. Get a workout in and marvel at desert nature including the endangered Peninsular Bighorn Sheep. 

National Public Lands Volunteer Day Event | November 9
Volunteer your time to public lands with Friends of the Desert Mountains. Participate in this clean up of the East Indio Hills trail including removal of invasive plants, trimming plants and more. Free t-shirts and snacks will be provided. 

6 Day Retreat & Juice Cleanse | November 10-15
Feel energized before the holidays with this 6-day retreat and juice cleanse at THE SPRING - A Natural Hot Mineral Spring Resort & Spa. Attend lectures and Q&A sessions with yoga instructors, therapists and healers.

Veterans Day Events

Air Fair and F-106 Delta Dart Unveiling | November 9
Honor and celebrate Veterans Day at the Palm Springs Air Museum as they unveil the newly restored F-106 Delta Dart. Enjoy a day of flight exhibitions, musical performances, kids' activities and more.

PATRIOT 5K 2019 | November 10
Put on your running shoes and take part in this 5K benefitting Team Red, White and Blue, SOS Rides, American Legion Palm Springs and the Armed Services YMCA. Start your Veterans Day weekend by supporting this great cause!

Veterans Day Parade | November 11
Join the City of Palm Springs in celebrating the 23rd annual Veterans Day parade. Enjoy a patriotic concert and fireworks, marching bands, military units and more at this event honoring all who served. 

Arts & Culture

Maxson Art Gallery Grand Opening | November 8
Celebrate art at the opening of Maxson Art Studio Gallery's new location. View extraordinary art pieces, bold furniture and more during their grand opening this week. 

Alohana - A Celebration of Tiki Culture | November 9
Enjoy a lively time at the Palm Springs Cultural Center this week. Featuring hula dance lessons, live music, and more this event is a true celebration of all aspects of tiki culture.

Art on Main Street | November 9
Shop around for your next piece of art this week in Old Town La Quinta. This event features over 100 artists showing and selling their paintings, photography, jewelry and more. Enjoy a night of unique art and live entertainment. 

Rancho Mirage Art Affaire | November 9 & 10
This fabulous annual event features great art, music, food, wine and even better times. Join the City of Rancho Mirage and shop for fine art during this iconic 2-day event. 

Eat & Drink

Date Harvest Festival | November 9
Attend this food festival and celebrate Greater Palm Springs' legendary date industry with food, live entertainment, and more. The event will feature guest chefs including Aarti Sequeira from the Food Network, a live performance by Jenny and the Mexicats, and a best in show date competition. 

Sushi 101 | November 9
Become the ultimate sushi chef. Attend this cooking class at Wabi Sabi Japan Living and learn all about sushi-making techniques. Attendees will be constructing three types of sushi rolls they can take home and share with friends and family.

Golden Grapes: Poolside Wine Tasting | November 9
Chill and sip wine poolside. Ace Hotel & Swim Club is hosting a monthly wine tasting series featuring a curated selection of California wines. This week, enjoy wine from Scribe Wine, a Sonoma County winery founded in 2007. 

Armenian Cultural Festival | November 9 & 10
Discover and enjoy Armenian food, pastries, music and dancing. Now in its 12th year, this festival is a celebration of Armenian culture and features art, jewelry and food vendors as well as dance performances. 

Concerts & Live Entertainment

Nelly | November 9
Get ready to dance the night away with Grammy award-winning rap singer Nelly at The Show at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage. Don't miss this chance to see him perform his hit songs.

Rolling Stones Tribute Band - Jumping Jack Flash | November 9
Rock out to your favorite Rolling Stones songs at the Rock Yard at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. Sing and dance along to classics performed by Jumping Jack Flash, a Rolling Stones tribute band from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 

Lipstick, an Evening of Drag with Bella da Ball | Thursdays
Swing by Copa Nightclub for a fabulous weekly drag show hosted by Greater Palm Springs' beloved Bella da Ball. Enjoy performances by Marina Mac, Sassy Ross, Keisha D, Carol Kamenis and many more. 

Latin Nights with Nacho Bustillos & Quinto Menguante | Sundays
Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy a live performance by Nacho Bustillos & Quinto Menguante at Cascade Lounge at Agua Caliente Casino Palm Springs. The night will also feature Latin music including salsa, cumbia, banda, bachata, reggaeton and pop. 

Unleash your inner foodie and dig into the flavors of the oasis at these upcoming food festivals. Experience some of the unique and delicious dining options Greater Palm Springs' has to offer!