Will you be visiting Greater Palm Springs this weekend? Enjoy free fitness fun, sunset hours at SilverRock Resort, cooking classes, art walks, and more. Plus, don't miss National Pickleball Championships, HITS Coachella Desert Circuit Horse Show, and Veteran's Day observances. There's something for everyone in the oasis this week!
Arts & Culture
Unsettled | Now through April 30, 2019
Check out this new exhibition at the Palm Springs Art Museum. This sweeping presentation of contemporary art by more than 75 artists living or working in the Greater West encompasses a “super region” that explores the geography of vast frontiers, rich natural resources, diverse indigenous peoples, and the inevitable conflicts that arise when these factors coexist.
First Wednesday Art Walk | Recurring monthly on the 1st Wednesday
Walk and experience a unique Art Walk where galleries are open for guests to meet the artists, visit working studios and enjoy original fine and decorative art all in one location.
AMP Academy of Musical Performance Art and Music Open House | November 8, 2018
All art enthusiasts are welcome to come and support this free public gathering in support of a local academy dedicating to empower local youth. Sarah Scheideman from Scene Creative will showcase her music-themed artworks from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Food and non-alcoholic drinks will be served.
Walk of the Stars Palm Springs Honors Wayne Newton | November 9, 2018
Don't miss this Star Dedication Ceremony to honor legendary Entertainer, Actor and Humanitarian Wayne Newton with the 426th Star on the Walk of the Stars Palm Springs. This event is open to the public, free and will begin at 1 p.m.
Sunset Hours | November 10, 2018
Come alive with friends and family for an evening of Italian cocktails, small bites, games, live music, and astonishing fire performances. Cozy up by the patio and enjoy the beautiful desert sunset while playing one of our many games and digging into one of our delicious Italian charcuterie boards. The Old Town Artisan Studio will be providing art supplies for all the kids who’d like to paint the sunset, starting at 4:30 PM.
2nd Saturdays Art Walk on Perez Road | Recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday
Experience “2nd Saturdays Art Walk on Perez Road” where you will discover special art exhibits, museum quality art as well as cultural art to brighten your soul, meet other like-minded people, and maybe get a little exercise going from art gallery to design gallery to art gallery.
Check in, chill out and save with these Greater Palm Springs hotel deals! Find great savings and special hotel packages this week.
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Eat & Drink
Cooking with Class | Various dates this week
Have you ever wanted to learn how to cook like a pro? Now's your chance with your choice of six different cooking classes taught by master chefs. Choose from Cooking with Pressure, Spanish Tapas, Thanksgiving with the Barefoot Contessa, November Wine Dinner, Holiday Appetizers, or Cheesecake Worksop. Bring a friend and learn a new skill or dish.
The options are endless when it comes to dining in Greater Palm Springs. Save while you're visiting your favorite foodie spot.
Check out this list of places to dine on Turkey Day. It's never too early to start planning for Thanksgiving in Greater Palm Springs.
Japan Class Series: Sushi 101 | November 10, 2018
Learn how to roll sushi creating three rolls for yourself to eat during class or to take home with you. Learn tips and technique from a professional, so you too can host a sushi roll making dinner with friends and family at home.
Health and Wellness
Hot Spring Sound Bath Meditation | November 7, 2018
Awaken your senses and experience the power of a sound bath. Become "in tune with" and "harmonize with" the pure tones of the chakra while bathing in healing mineral water.
Holiday Open House | November 8, 2018
Relax and rejuvenate at Miramonte Resort & Spa's Well Spa for an evening of self-care and pampering. Sample some signature treatments and learn the latest skin and body care tips and tricks from product partners. Enjoy bubbles or wine and some tasty hors-d'oeuvres from the Citrus & Palm restaurant. Admission includes a Well Spa gift bag, raffle prizes and two glasses of bubbly or wine.
Skip the gym memberships and try one of these fun and free fitness activities to do in Greater Palm Springs. Make it a group session with friends and family members.
HITS Coachella Desert Circuit Horse Show - National Sunshine Series | Now through November 11, 2018
Enjoy high-quality, international-level hunter/jumper horse shows. Bring the entire family for a world-class event not to be missed. Visit the website for a complete listing of show times.
The Margaritaville USAPA National Pickleball Championships | November 3-11, 2018
Don’t miss and sit courtside during this exciting sport that will be held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Check out this blog for all the details on this family fun event.
PSAM 22nd Anniversary & T-33 Shooting Star Unveiling | November 10, 2018
The Palm Springs Air Museum celebrates its 22nd anniversary with thanks to all who served Our Country. Bring the entire family to enjoy flight exhibitions, musical performances, birthday cake, and more. Plus, a special unveiling of their newly returned to the air T-33 Shooting Star. Don't miss this spectacular event.
Palm Springs Veteran's Day Parade | November 11, 2018
The City of Palm Springs proudly presents the 22nd annual Palm Springs Veterans Day Parade in downtown Palm Springs. Bring the entire family and friends to this traditional parade and afterward let the celebration continue with a post-parade patriotic concert and fireworks finale at the intersection of Amado Road and Palm Canyon Drive.
Veteran's Day Recognition Celebration | November 11, 2018
The Veteran Recognition Program collects, preserves, and recognizes the sacrifice and valiant efforts of American War Veterans by etching their name, rank, and years of services onto the Veteran's Acknowledgement Art Piece at the Civic Center Campus. Join the City of La Quinta as they celebrate and honor these brave men and women.
30th Anniversary Veterans Day Celebration | November 11, 2018
Veterans Day Celebration featuring vendors, chili cook-off, and 30th-anniversary celebrations. Plus, an air salute will fly-over by WWII aircraft and special USPS pictorial postmark.
Looking for more things to do? Check out our full events calendar in Greater Palm Springs.