Indio—The City of Festivals

Indio—The City of Festivals

Long before the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival put Indio on the international hipster map, the city boasted a festival atmosphere. Mingling a strong sense of cultural pride with its advantageous geographic location offering mostly year round sunshine, Indio has become a natural venue where throbbing masses…

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48 Hours in Indio

48 Hours in Indio

In the Eastern reaches of Greater Palm Springs, the City of Indio beckons like a jewel in Queen Scheherazade’s crown. For decades it has provided a historical, cultural and agricultural backbone to the Coachella Valley. It is also renowned for its festivals, most notable the annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts…

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A to Z Guide to Greater Palm Springs

A to Z Guide to Greater Palm Springs

Take a look at our A-to-Z Guide to Greater Palm Springs! Have you experienced one of our A to Z stops? Share your adventures with us with #VisitGPS. A is for Air Museum This A to Z Guide takes off at the Palm Springs Air Museum. Home to one of the World's largest collections of flyable WWII aircraft plus Korea and…

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Off the Wall Golf Experiences

Off the Wall Golf Experiences

While golf is undoubtedly a game of traditions, the ritual of an 18-hole round isn’t for everybody. Fear not: Greater Palm Springs offers fun and varied versions of the Gentleman's Game to all shapes, sizes, ages and interest-levels. Ready to take on golf in a way free of conventions?  Here are eight options…

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Summer Chills & Thrills for Family Fun

Summer Chills & Thrills for Family Fun

With summer hotel prices and packages starting in the double digits, free night options, complimentary resort amenities and epic deals on dining, golf, spas, adventures and attractions, what’s not to like about summer in Greater Palm Springs? Spend some time in one of our sparkling pools, and you’ll find it a…

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Beyond Chill: Our Best Icy Indulgences

Beyond Chill: Our Best Icy Indulgences

Chill is the buzz word this summer in Greater Palm Spring. Delicious frozen drinks and innovative ice cream creations are the coolest thing around – poolside, under misters or chillin’ in front of the AC. Whether it’s watching your fresh cream base or gelato freeze up with a blast of nitro, concocting your own…

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FootGolf 101

FootGolf 101

Combining the games of golf and soccer is seeing the hybrid sport of FootGolf enjoying a big kick across the nation, with an inclusive welcome to players of all ages and sizes. Since Greater Palm Springs is the home of the American FootGolf League (AFGL), it is fitting that we tell you how to play like a pro. Here…

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​30 Free Things to Do in Greater Palm Springs

​30 Free Things to Do in Greater Palm Springs

Greater Palm Springs is packed with free fun, no matter what you enjoy. From hiking trails to art museums to street fairs and retro classic car cruise nights, locals and visitors of all ages find a variety of things to do that don’t cost a cent.  Together with summer deals that are chillin’, vacationing in the…

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The Best Date Ever in Greater Palm Springs

The Best Date Ever in Greater Palm Springs

Greater Palm Springs is an ideal destination for a date—both the romantic kind and the creamy, caramel kind that often ends up in a shake or a memorable salad. Most folks associate palm trees and dates with the Greater Palm Springs area, but the reality is that date palms are not from our area at all. In fact, the…

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Free (or Almost Free) Family Fun in Greater Palm Springs

Free (or Almost Free) Family Fun in Greater Palm Springs

The Greater Palm Springs Area is packed with free and “almost free” family fun from hiking trails to art museums to street fairs and retro classic car cruise nights. Locals and visitors of all ages love the variety of things to do in Greater Palm Springs that are super affordable.   Palm Springs Art Museum | Palm…

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