(Greater Palm Springs, CA) - November 3, 2015 - Foodies craving a taste of the gastronomic delights that have made Greater Palm Springs a culinary destination don’t need to look very hard—there is an event for every possible food craving throughout the year. Take a look at the exciting calendar of culinary events coming up!                          


Ranked one of the nation’s top 10 food festivals, the Indio International Tamale Festival (Dec. 5-6, 2015) brings every tamale variation imaginable to downtown Indio each December.


February feeds your annual fair food fix when the Annual Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival (Feb. 12-21, 2016) comes to the Riverside County Fairgrounds. Celebrating the area’s famous date harvest, fair-goers can sample dates, as well as the exotic fair cuisine.


Food trucks, craft beer, wineries and entertainment delight at the Rhythm, Wine & Brews Experience March 5, 2016.


Food and wine lovers can taste, sip and learn during Food & Wine Festival Palm Desert (April 8-10, 2016). The popular annual event features demos from acclaimed chefs and free-flowing food and wine all weekend.


In June, foodies can cross a few restaurants off their lists during Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week (June 3-12, 2016), when dozens of restaurants throughout Greater Palm Springs offer prix fixe menus for $26 or $38.


About Greater Palm Springs
Greater Palm Springs is Southern California’s premier resort, entertainment, golf and tennis destination. This modern oasis of nine distinct cities – Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio and Coachella – lures Hollywood celebrities, major music headliners, top sports personalities, world-renowned dignitaries and visitors from around the world.  Our “chill culture” experience encompasses adventure, recreation, relaxation, and array of spectacular special events including the Palm Springs International Film Festival, Modernism Week, BNP Paribas Open and Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. For more information, go to www.visitgreaterpalmsprings.com.