greater palm springs spas

September’s Sweetest Spa Deals

Experience the very best of Greater Palm Springs’ spas at a bargain price.

Carolyn Patten Health & Wellness

The desert’s spas are justly known as some of the most soothing and luxurious in Southern California, and that excellence often carries a hefty price tag. But savvy spagoers know that —depending on the month, the day of the week, and the spa — there are great deals to be had on rejuvenating facials, tension-relieving massages, and lush body treatments.

Singer at Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs

After Dark, Greater Palm Springs Lights Up

When the scorch subsides for the day, it feels good to come out and play.

Lisa Marie Hart Attractions

Sundown doesn’t mean shutdown in Palm Springs. Some of the day’s best nightlife adventures begin when the sky turns indigo — no sunscreen required. If you’re good with two yellow eyes peering from the shadows, you’ll be fine riding blind on a day-to-night, off-road tour. A palm oasis, fossil bed, native plants, and ancient rock formations change colors in the

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United Way’s 27th Annual VIP Gala presents “Paris en Rouge”, May 12, 2017

Susan Stein Social Scene

United Way of the Desert raised more than $150,000 for its Impact Fund at its annual VIP gala at The Ritz Carlton, Rancho Mirage. The funds will serve the organization’s mission to break the cycle of poverty in the Coachella Valley as part of United Way of the Desert’s 70-plus year commitment to the desert. Local philanthropist Harold Matzner underwrote

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Tastes of Summer & Staycation

State Fare Bar & Kitchen at The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, is among a selection of hotel restaurants in the desert to put on your foodie destination list.

Erin Peters Restaurants

Whether jet-setting to the desert for a weekend or just exploring available amenities in your own backyard, take note: Some of the best foodie destinations hide inside hotels. The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, is home to two gorgeous dining establishments, State Fare Bar & Kitchen and The Edge Steakhouse. Seated inside State Fare Bar & Kitchen at a table by the

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Rosetta Getty and Fashion Scholarship Fund Trunk Show, March 24, 2017

Susan Stein Social Scene

A Los Angeles–based designer, Rosetta Getty has created an aesthetic that fits the lifestyle of a finely elegant woman. She brought her latest collection to the desert for Fashion Week El Paseo 2017. Getty’s Fashion Week appearance benefited the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund, which has supported fashion and design students for 80 years at more than 30 colleges throughout the

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The Gift of the Desert

Visit the boutique shops at Greater Palm Springs resorts, and you’ll find several options to consider.

Karen Graninger Hotels & Resorts

Souvenirs, novelties, collectibles, keepsakes. When we vacation, many of us search for a reminder of our trip to take home. Something unique. Something that makes us smile. Something that could be given as a delightful, one-of-a-kind gift to a friend back home. After scoping El Paseo and Palm Canyon Drive, you may want to peek inside the gift shops at