Plan your perfect escape to Greater Palm Springs with major events like Taste of Indio, STREET, Day of the Dead, and National Pickleball Championships. Plus, celebrate Greater Palm Springs Pride 2018, watch a concert or two, or live your wellest with floatation therapy. There's something for everyone in the oasis this week!

Arts & Culture

Campfire Stories | October 31, 2018

Bring all of your friends for an unforgettable night of storytelling brought. Grab a drink and listen to Ken Layne tell weird stories and local legends of what happens after dusk in the desert of Greater Palm Springs.

Beyond the Valley: A Palm Springs Pride Celebration | November 2-4, 2018

Don’t miss this pride celebration full of live performances, meet and greets, psychedelic paper-mâché installations, art by LA artist Christine Stormberg, and so much more.

Kewet: Native American Learning Day & Market | November 3, 2018

Embrace rich culture and history at this free community event. This cultural experience will feature activities including bird singers and dancers; demonstrations and hands-on activities such as basket weaving, beading, gourd rattle making, traditional games, food, and a Native American Market.

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

Taste of Indio | November 1, 2018

Bring your appetite and join the Greater Coachella Valley Chamber of Commerce at the Fifth Annual Taste of Indio. This intimate experience allows participants to sample some of the finest restaurants in the valley while enjoying libations and live music. Entry for this event is only $20 and includes sampling for all restaurants.

First Thursdays | November 1, 2018

Enjoy the beautiful weather while taking a stroll through Old Town La Quinta. Dine al fresco, shop 'til 8 p.m., experience olive oil tastings and more along Old Town's charming Main Street. Plus, don’t miss a special free and live performance by Barry Minniefeld from The Voice.

Cars, Stars and Rock and Roll | November 1-4, 2018

Rock out at this four-day outdoor festival unlike any other. This festival will include, a car show, a full lineup of live music entertainment both outdoors and inside, and the Indio California State BBQ Championship, food trucks, and craft beers. Don’t miss out on the rock and roll fun.

Japan Class Series: Guest Chef – Yumi | November 3, 2018

Throw on your apron and get ready to learn how to cook authentic Japanese dishes. In this complimentary class, Chef Yumi Afrento brings her culture and passion to a hands-on experience. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn from the best.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Serenity Sundays - Namaste with Shay | Recurring monthly on the 1st Sunday

Center your inner balance with a gentle candlelight yoga flow class taught by Shay & Miss Jae. Cost is a suggested donation of $15 and all proceeds go to the Desert Cancer Foundation.

Float Therapy

Want to feel completely relaxed? Try this unique therapy experience that will have you feeling calm and inspired.

WELLEST

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

Music

Don Henley | November 2, 2018

Watch as this popular and critically celebrated musical artist lights up The Show at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa. Don Henley, both as a solo artist and as a member of the Eagles, has received many accolades, including eight Grammy Awards, numerous gold and platinum records and performed sold-out concert tours worldwide.

Kimpton Off the Record | November 2, 2018

Go off the record at the Rooftop at the Rowan for a night of fun and goodwill. All proceeds will benefit the Trevor Project and the night includes an open bar, delicious bites, and special performances by Morgan McMichaels, Sonique, The Shadowboxers and DJ Camila Grey!

Rascal Flatts | October 26, 2018

Catch award-winning country music group, Rascal at The Special Events Center at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. Enjoy hit singles like "What Hurts the Most," "Me and My Gang," and "Bless the Broken Road."

Diana Krall | November 3, 2018

Be in the crowd for this Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist and world-renowned singer live at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. As a bonus, fans will receive a copy of Diana Krall’s forthcoming album with every pair of tickets sold.

Fall Festivities

Oktoberfest

Raise a mug or two in celebration of Oktoberfest at one of these local hot spots in Greater Palm Springs.  

Halloween Celebrations

Enjoy, eat, dance and have a Spooktacular holiday with these fun celebrations in Greater Palm Springs.   

HITS Coachella Desert Circuit Horse Show - National Sunshine Series | October 31, 2018 - 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.

STREET | November 2, 2018

Back by popular demand, the fourth annual STREET festival will be held under the stars at The Deck. This free event will feature art, music, food, fashion and so much more.

Día de los Muerto | November 2, 2018

Join the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert for a free community event. Enjoy art activities, listen to lively music, and catch dance performances by the College of the Desert Ballet Folklorico Club in the Faye Sarkowsky Sculpture Garden.

Los Muertos 5K & Block Party | November 3, 2018

In honor of a passed loved one, join hundreds of runners and thousands of spectators for a 5K run, live music, art show, food, and beer garden. The 6th Annual Run with Los Muertos promises to be a fun Saturday night.

Pride | November 3-4, 2018

Celebrate with rainbow flags and glitter as the City of Palm Springs comes alive during the annual Greater Palm Springs Pride celebration. With this guide, plan for this free two-day iconic festival.

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.   

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