Plan a visit to Palm Springs this December to enjoy some holiday magic in the bright Southern California sunshine. The annual Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade has been held in downtown Palm Springs on the first Saturday in December since the 1990s. The Parade was rated one of America's top 10 holiday parades in an AOL Survey, and is a can't miss event for residents and visitors of all ages. According to Mary Jo Gunther, director of the Palm Springs Bureau for Tourism, "there's no other special event in the Coachella Valley quite like it!" Here's what you need to know to make the most of the parade on Saturday, December 1st.
Palm Springs is the perfect place to start off the holiday season. The endless sunshine, world-class shopping, and quality entertainment will inevitably help to create a festive mood. Upscale restaurants around the area have created mouth-watering Thanksgiving dinner menus that will entice the taste buds. Check out our choices for the top five Palm Springs Restaurants for Thanksgiving Dinner being served on Thursday, November 22, 2018.
On the hunt for art, culture, cuisine, wellness, golfing, fitness, or pure relaxation? Palm Springs has something for every traveler. This small community in the Colorado Desert is packed full of inspiration, adventure, and indulgence. You can spend the day hiking, biking, gallery and boutique shopping, or getting pampered at an exclusive spa. While all of these opportunities sound fabulous, sometimes merely chilling out with a good beer in a relaxed atmosphere is the order of the day. Here are some of our favorite Palm Springs spots to do just that.
Palm Springs is a welcoming and affirming destination for the LGBTQ community which holds something for everyone. Celebrate the diversity of Palm Springs by planning your vacation getaway during Palm Springs Pride! Palm Springs Pride began in 1986 as a small variety show at the Riviera Resort showcasing local entertainers. Since then, Palm Springs Pride has become Southern California's premier celebration for LGBTQ unity, attracting 125,000 visitors from around the globe each year.
Palm Springs has a new and friendly place to experience Japanese living. At Wabi Sabi, you can shop for home goods, taste sake, attend classes, and more.
Background on Wabi Sabi: The owners are two natives of Palm Springs who visit Japan each year to visit their family. Darrell Baum and Osamu Sagara's new shop is their way of sharing their love of Japan with their neighbors back home. The name wabi sabi refers to finding beauty in imperfection. It's a Japanese aesthetic that embraces the impermanent and the incomplete.
While enjoying your Palm Springs vacation rental during summer, the sun might eventually send you in search of ways to cool off. There are few better ways to chill out than a stop at one of Palm Springs' many ice cream and frozen treat shops. Though there are quite a few in town, including several national chains, there are a number of smaller, local shops worth a visit.
While enjoying your incredible Palm Springs vacation rental from ModMansions, you may want to venture out and see what's happening around town. One thing not to miss is Village Fest.
Every Thursday night on Palm Canyon Drive, traffic is blocked off so vendors and entertainers can set up booths and create a fun environment that has a little something for everyone. Wander through the weekly Village Fest to take advantage of a variety of goods, art, performances and more!
Palm Springs, CA is a beautiful community and a very popular vacation destination. While the city is well known for having plenty of outdoor landmarks, golf courses, and luxurious resorts, it is also well known for its amazing restaurant scene. All 4 of these highly recommended restaurants are located very near all of ModMansions' Palm Springs vacation rentals. If you are planning on a memorable vacation rental in Palm Springs, be sure to check these restaurants for a great and memorable meal.
Nobody ever said the holidays had to be cold.
Palm Springs offers an assortment of oasis adventures, unforgettable scenery, world-class museums, and some of the finest cuisine available for travelers on holiday hoping for a little more than the usual snow and eggnog.
A vacation is rarely complete without visits to local haunts for a draft beer or crafted cocktail. We want your trip to Palm Springs to be a fun and memorable one, so in addition to providing the very best Palm Springs vacation rentals, we compiled a list of our favorite spots for you to enjoy during your visit!