~ Palm Desert Adjacent and the surrounding areas have over 150 restaurants to satisfy every mood and palate! Here are some of the most delicious and popular: Sullivan's Steakhouse (8 miles), Okura Sushi (2 miles), Pacifica Seafood (8 miles), Morton's Steak House, Cork Tree California Cuisine, Kobe's Japanese Steak House, Le Basil, Daily Grill, California Pizza Kitchen, The Yard House, Armando's Bar, The Nest!
~ The Living Desert: A public desert botanical garden, and zoo! Located in Palm Desert, California.
~ The McCallum Theatre: The McCallum Theatre is a state-of-the-art performing arts center featuring everything from children's productions to plays, concerts and more! Located on the southern edge of the campus of College of the Desert in Palm Desert, California.
~ Desert IMAX Theatre: The Desert IMAX Theatre provides an enhanced movie viewing experience you will never forget! Perfect for kids or a fun night out! Located in Cathedral City, California.
~ Palm Springs Aerial Tramway: Hop aboard the World's Largest Rotating Tramcar! Experience A breathtaking 10 minute ride up the cliffs of Chino Canyon. The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway offers 54 miles of hiking trails, 6 primitive campgrounds, and beautiful guided nature walks the whole family will love. Located in Palm Springs, California.
~The open-air Certified Farmers Market: Looking for fresh ingredients for breakfast, lunch, or dinner? Visit the Palm Desert open-air Farmers Market! Open every Wednesday morning from 8 am to 12:30 pm, starting September, 2012. Bringing you local farmers and vendors who offer fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, cheese, bread, nuts, and a whole lot more! Located in Palm Desert, California.
~ Bristol Farms: Bristol Farms sells an assortment of groceries (organic choices as well) and offers catering services. They also have an excellent selection of wine, beer, cheese, and plenty of prepared hot foods ready to go! Bristol Farms also has an indoor cafe which serves breakfast and lunch. Located in Palm Desert, California.
~ Native Cycles Bicycle Tours: Bicycle Rentals and Tours.
Located in Palm Desert, California.
~ The River: The River is a shopping, dining and entertainment complex, complete with a spa, winery, and movie theater! Restaurants including Acqua Pazza, The Cheesecake Factory, P.F. Changs, Flemmings, Yard House, and Babe's Bar-B-Que and Brewhouse. Have a nice dinner, catch a movie, or simply enjoy the sounds of the cascading waterfalls. Located in Rancho Mirage, California.
~ Civic Center Park: Civic Center Park is one of the largest Palm Desert Parks and recreation areas you can visit! Complete with baseball fields, volleyball nets, basketball courts and tennis courts. 5 picnic pavilions, a skate park and dog park, and a beautiful lake!
~ Knott's Soak City: Knott's Soak City is one of the best water parks in Palm Springs! Fun for the whole family! Located in Palm Springs, California.
~ College of the Desert Street Fair: This weekly event sponsors over 300 vendors offering a wide variety of unique gifts, clothing, and art! Located on the College of the Campus in Palm Desert, California.
~ Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert: Center of learning and discovery, with interactive exhibits and programs. Most of it, hands on! Fun, fun, fun, kids will love it! Located in Rancho Mirage, California.
~ Joshua Tree National Park: This beautiful park offers a variety of things, including nature walks, hiking trails, birding and ranger programs for kids and camping grounds! Located in Twentynine Palms, California.
~ JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa: Complete with various restaurants, pools, spa, and clothing shops. Also enjoy a boat ride from the indoor waterway dock! Great place to relax! Located in Palm Desert, California.
~ Beautiful Golf Courses in Indian Wells and Palm Desert.
~ Palm Springs Air Museum: Get a close look at vintage WWII aircrafts!
~ Food and Wine Festival: Bringing you the most inspired chefs from California for 3 days! Enjoy great food and wine tasting! Located in Palm Desert, California.
~ BNP Paribas Open: ATP World Tour and WTA Tour tennis tournament. Located in Indian Wells, California.
~ Palm Springs International Film Festival
~ Palm Springs Modernism Week: 11 day celebration of mid-century modern design, architecture, and culture in Palm Springs, California.
~ Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival: 3 day music festival in April. Located in Indio, California.
~ Stagecoach Country Music Festival: 3 day country music festival in April. Located in Indio, California.
~ Tour de Palm Springs: Designed to raise money for non-profit organizations in the Coachella Valley.
This Desert Valley has so Much More to Offer, so Come to See for Yourself and Enjoy the Beautiful Weather!