Welcome to Palm Springs
The alluring city of Palm Springs is located at the base of the beautiful San Jacinto Mountains, an international destination for any outdoor enthusiasts, Mid-Century architectural admirers, and fans of the glamour of Golden Era Hollywood. There are activities galore for visitors to enjoy while vacationing in Palm Springs. Not only is Palm Springs one of the most chosen destinations for golf, visitors can also enjoy hiking, biking, horseback riding and a ride up the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Lots of outdoor adventures await which include jeep tours of the Palm Springs Wind Farm and trips to Joshua Tree National Park.
Palm Springs Uptown Design District is bustling with unique shops, cafes and restaurants. If indoor entertainment is what you are looking for, the Palm Springs Art Museum is perfect for a cultural experience of stimulating art exhibits.
Palm Springs is known for the famous Palm Springs International Film Festival & ShortFest as well as numerous other film and television shoots. The Palm Springs Convention Center, with over 100,000 square feet of space, is home to the Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala, the Desert AIDS Project’s signature Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards and events for the Dinah Shore/Club Skirts and White Party weekends.
Visitors travel from around the world every year to Palm Springs to experience the exceptional affluence of Mid-Century architecture during the annual Palm Springs Modernism Week. Noted designers that can be found along the tours are William Cody, Edward H Fickett, Albert Frey, A. Quincy Jones, William Krisel, John Lautner, Richard Neutral’s, Donald Wexler, E. Stewart Williams, Paul Williams and many more.
If year-round sunshine, innate beauty, cultural diversity, history and living the good life sounds appealing, Palm Springs is the premiere destination and a great place to call home.
Total Residents: 48,375
Days of Sunshine: 350