Find your next adventure in Greater Palm Springs-- A week in this Southern California oasis is always time well spent. Attend a health seminar, peruse vintage fine art, dig into delicious Mexican food and more. Make the most out of your time during your getaway with these events and activities. 


Neuropathy - A Holistic Approach | October 15
Learn all about natural solutions to neuropathy with this seminar by Thrive Functional Wellness Center. Say goodbye to pain by implementing practices that improve blood flow into your hands and feet and increase your balance and mobility. 

Happy Tails Dog Adventure at La Quinta Cove | October 16
Bring your four-legged friends and explore the great outdoors! Friends of the Desert Mountains is hosting this doggy adventure where attendees can learn all about nature, dog-friendly hiking trails, and how to hike responsibly. Take in the beauty of the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto National Monument with this guided walk and enjoy a fun outing. 

Desert AIDS Walk 2019 | October 19
Support a great cause by participating in this year's annual Desert AIDS Walk benefitting the Desert AIDS Project. Register for this event and help provide HIV testing, care and other resources to local Greater Palm Springs communities. 

Top Tips to Reduce Stress
Take some time for yourself -- Try floatation therapy, enjoy a massage, or try any of these activities perfect for letting go of stress. 

Arts & Culture

Meet Artist Dan Graziano | October 15
Visit Jones & Terwilliger Galleries for the opportunity to meet artist, Dan Graziano. Graziano's award-winning art depicts the fleeting beauty in every day and has been exhibited nationally. Get a special preview of the gallery's Fall/Winter collection, and enjoy an evening immersed in art.

Modernism Week Fall Preview | October 17-20
Celebrate the return of Modernism Week at this year's Fall Preview. Explore Greater Palm Springs' modernist architecture, view fabulous properties, furniture and more. Make the most of your time and plan out your event activities with this guide by Palm Springs Style

Terry Hastings - A Decade in the Desert | October 18
Local artist and photographer Terry Hastings will be presenting his work and career retrospective at the University of California, Riverside- Palm Desert campus. Learn how living in Greater Palm Springs for the last decade has influenced his art during this lively talk.

Geology and Geomorphology of Death Valley | October 18-20
Learn all about the geologic highlights of Death Valley National Park at this field class hosted by Joshua Tree National Park Association. Explore trails, lakes, dunes and all aspects of this below sea level basin. 

Eat & Drink

Culinary Cinema | October 16
Nothing beats a night of great cinema and delicious food. As part of their Culinary Cinema event series, Palm Springs Cultural Center is hosting a screening of María Ripoll's 2001 film Tortilla Soup followed by a Latin food dinner prepared by Chef Amanda Nees.

Regional Food from Tokyo | October 18
Discover Japanese food culture with this cooking class hosted by Wabi Sabi Japan Living. Learn all about Tokyo's everyday dishes, street food, and more. 

Tacos, Tequila and Chavelas | October 19
Dig into flavorful Mexican food and drinks at this year's third annual Tacos, Tequila and Chavelas festival at Veterans Memorial Park. Swing by and try food from over 20 different vendors. Attendees can also enjoy a live DJ, mechanical bull rides, games and more. 

Ross Mathews Dragtastic Bubbly Brunch | October 20
Brunch with a side of fabulous performances-- Visit Moxie Palm Springs this week and enjoy the ultimate drag brunch hosted by RuPaul's Drag Race former contestant, Morgan McMichaels. 

Concerts & Live Entertainment

Free Concerts in the Park: 90's Rock Show | October 17
Sing along to your favorite rock hits from the 90s at Palm Desert Civic Center Park. The city's ongoing free concert series will feature the Laguna Beach band, 90s Rock Show. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and snacks and enjoy a rocking night. 

REO Speedwagon | October 18
Legendary 70s rock band REO Speedwagon is returning to the stage at The Show at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage. Watch in this intimate venue as they perform their hit classics live and enjoy an evening of iconic music.

Outlandish Palm Springs - Margaret Cho | October 19
Swing by the Palm Springs Cultural Center and enjoy a show by witty and hilarious comedian Margaret Cho. Don't miss a lively night full of laughter and playful humor!

Lipstick, an Evening of Drag with Bella da Ball​ | Thursdays
Live it up at Copa Nightclub with fantastic performances by singers, drag queens, comedians and more. The evening is hosted by local Palm Springs queen, Bella da Ball.

Curious about the history of Greater Palm Springs'  iconic windmills? Learn how they became the destination's unique welcome sign here