Learn about the masters of mid-century modern architecture by taking a segway or tour of the desert’s most notable architecture.
Take a docent tour of the Palm Springs Art Museum to appreciate the Modern and Contemporary American works as well as Studio Art Glass and Classic Western American Art, and other special collections. Or visit the quaint La Quinta’s Museum near Old Town.
Take home a unique piece of Palm Springs from the many “art walks” throughout town.
Catch a performance at the Palm Springs Fabulous Follies, a Broadway-caliber production celebrating the music and dance of the ‘30s, ‘40s and ‘50s with a cast ranging in age from 55 to 85 years “young.”
Try your luck at the Agua Caliente Casino, or purchase tickets to a concert at the “Show” and experience quality entertainment of one of the scheduled acclaimed performers. After your evening on the town, consider an evening swim under the stars…
Aboard the world’s largest rotating tramcar at The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway to experience a breathtaking journey up the sheer cliffs of Chino Canyon.
Begin your 10-minute ride at the 2,643 ft. Valley Station and rise to the Mountain Station at 8,516 ft. Pack a picnic and hike the majestic Indian Canyons or join a ranger interpretive guided tour to learn about the Agua Caliente Cahuilla (pronounced Kaw-we-ah) Indians who settled in the Palm, Murray, Andreas, Tahquitz and Chino Canyons.
Begin your off-road adventure by exploring the San Andreas Fault or the spectacular Joshua Tree National Park. Tour guides will take you through breathtaking canyons, rugged trails and lush desert landscape. (Desert Jeep Adventures)
Soar along the sand dunes on an ATV, or discover the outdoors on horseback through the majestic canyons and mountain vistas.
Imagine yourself airborne at the Palm Springs Air Museum, an inspiring collection of World War II aircraft and memorabilia. Learn to fly in a flight simulator plane under the direction of a veteran pilot, while you browse through a collection of aviation and American military history publications.
Enjoy nature’s beautiful San Jacinto Mountains from the best vantage point of a helicopter tour with mountain-experienced pilots or take flight in a sunrise or sunset hot air balloon.
Soak up the sun and splash around at Knott’s Soak City, or cheer on Palm Springs’ hometown baseball team at the seasonal Palm Springs Power Stadium.
Visit The Living Desert, a 1,200-acre wildlife and botanical park, featuring rare and endangered desert animals.
Spend a Saturday or Sunday morning browsing 100s of boutique vendors at the internationally known Palm Desert COD Street fair.
End the day at Village Fest, held every Thursday evening, featuring hundreds of exhibitors, entertainment and other street fair activities.
Cap the evening with a horse-drawn carriage ride around the village of Palm Springs to enjoy the warm, star-studded desert evening.
Enjoy a morning round of golf at Woodhaven Country Club or take the opportunity to meet new friends by joining Emerald Deserts very own Monday Golf scramble.
Spend the day pampering yourself… treat yourself to a massage at a spa resort or spend a few hours “Taking of the Waters,” where mineral therapies rejuvenate.
Soak up an afternoon of sun while enjoying live music and don’t forget to order lunch by the sparkling resorts main pool while reading your favorite book.
Dine alfresco amidst the charming and hip village of Old Town in La Quinta and shop the many retro boutiques, art galleries and chic stores as you stroll the streets of Old Town La Quinta.
Discover the secluded retreats and exclusive estates of Frank Sinatra, Marilyn Monroe or Elvis Presley by taking a celebrity tour, or staying overnight in one of the celebrity hideaways.
Before you get your day started, enjoy the delightful Emerald breakfast served Saturday mornings in the Main Clubhouse.
Follow Palm Springs’ own Walk of Stars throughout downtown Palm Springs featuring more than 300 stars of celebrities, humanitarians, professional athletes, civic leaders and other influences.
Catch sight of a celebrity at one of the seven film festivals in Palm Springs including annual Palm Springs International Film Festivals, or one of the many signature events happening throughout the year.
And always keep an eye on the On-site events calendar for many other fun and enjoyable activities right out your back door here at Emerald Desert RV Resort.