Searching for Desert X

Searching for Desert X

Here’s an invitation to see world-class art with no jacket required. In fact, hiking attire and a supply of water will be more appropriate to experience Desert X, the free-to-the-public exhibition of art installations across Greater Palm Springs from Feb. 25 to April 30. This is art outside the white walls of…

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Vote for Chill

Vote for Chill

After this week, it’s time to chill—and this weekend is looking better and better for a three-day escape. Take some time to take care of you this weekend on a sun-soaked getaway, and simply chill. Chill at the Spa If this week has left you stressed, it’s time to treat yourself to a spa day. Breathe in, breathe…

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Have a (Snow) Ball in Greater Palm Springs

Have a (Snow) Ball in Greater Palm Springs

Palm trees and pools paint a picture of paradise in Greater Palm Springs, but as winter descends on the desert, this warm-weather oasis offers a hidden winter wonderland filled with cool delights. From ice skating to cross-country skiing, Greater Palm Springs offers a winter experience you won’t want to…

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Desert Region 3-Day Itinerary: Explore the Desert around Greater Palm Springs

Desert Region 3-Day Itinerary: Explore the Desert around Greater Palm Springs

Greater Palm Springs is known around the world for many things: perfect weather, midcentury modern architecture, an indoor/outdoor lifestyle and world-class golf and tennis all embraced by stunning natural desert beauty.  All of this equals a great incentive to get outside, explore the indigenous beauty, get…

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The Desert Adventure Bucket List: 9 Challenges in the 9 Cities of Greater Palm Springs

The Desert Adventure Bucket List: 9 Challenges in the 9 Cities of Greater Palm Springs

When it comes to planning outdoor adventures, often times the desert gets overlooked. Contrary to the dry and desolate perception, deserts can offer a plethora of diverse landscapes and wildlife, especially in the Greater Palm Springs area. To the east, you have the large boulders and strange-looking palms…

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How to Have an Unforgettable Multi-Sport Weekend in Greater Palm Springs

How to Have an Unforgettable Multi-Sport Weekend in Greater Palm Springs

Mid-century modern architecture, celebrity sightings, and sitting by the pool all come to mind when thinking about Greater Palm Springs. But you'll also find a treasure trove of outdoor activities to explore in and around the nine cities located within the Coachella Valley, surrounded by the San Jacinto and Santa…

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9 Exclusively ‘Oasis’ Experiences

9 Exclusively ‘Oasis’ Experiences

Embracing boundless energy of the desert’s inspiring natural landscapes, Greater Palm Springs has evolved beyond a stereotypical golf sanctuary where groups would team build on greens, fairways and at the “19th Hole.” While 115 Coachella Valley courses still make that a possibility, this exquisite retreat showers…

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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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​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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Mix Business with Pleasure in Greater Palm Springs

Mix Business with Pleasure in Greater Palm Springs

  1. Hit The Trail Nothing frees the mind quite like saddling up and shifting into inner cowboy mode. For low-octane adventures, Smoke Tree Stables rounds up city slickers for gentle wrangler-led rides moseying through its ranch’s 400-acre desert spread. Or lasso more room to roam by hitting happy trails that…

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Horsing Around

Horsing Around

To experience the desert on horseback is an inspiring experience. Pull on your jeans and boots and take a leisurely ride through gorgeous, sundrenched canyons past streams and palm oases. Read about your many trail ride options before saddling up with your four-legged tour guide through some of the oasis’ most…

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VIDEO: Guys Weekend - Visit Greater Palm Springs

VIDEO: Guys Weekend - Visit Greater Palm Springs

Watch what happens when our two favorite guys and their GoPro come back for more adventures in Greater Palm Springs! This is a 'Guys Weekend' that is packed with a perfect mix of exhilarating...

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It’s Time for a ‘Man-cation’

It’s Time for a ‘Man-cation’

Starch your Hawaiian shirt and hydrate-up – you’ve been working hard and deserve a man-cation in Greater Palm Springs. Gather your most adventurous buddies and escape to Greater Palm Springs for a sun-filled weekend and the perfect place to relax and have some fun.   DAY ONE:  RE-ENERGIZE MORNING Start your…

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