In the Area
General information about Palm Springs facilities, activities and events is available from the following sites:
Special Tours and online reservation Discounts for Hotel Guest. Use discount code “CasitasLaquita”. Desert Adventures offer a large variety of eco- adventures for our guests to make the most of their Palm Springs visit! Guests who book online, will save $20 per person on any of our public walking, hiking, bus, or jeep eco-tours. And, from now through March 31st, we are offering a special $40 Recession Buster discount on our 3- hour San Andreas Fault or Nightwatch Jeep Tour or our Joshua Tree EXTREME Jeep Tour.
Trading post. Picnic grounds. Hiking. Horse trails. Year round 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. South Palm Canyon Drive. 5 miles from center of Palm Springs. (760) 325-5673.
Mojave and lower Colorado deserts join to form the park. Many varieties of flora, wildlife. Horse and hiking trails. Headquarters in Twentynine Palms. (760) 367-7511.
1,200 acre wildlife and botanical park, featuring rare and endangered desert animals and African wildlife. Hiking trails. Picnic areas. Cafe. Gift shop. Call for dates open and special events. 47-900 Portola Avenue. Palm Desert. (760) 346-5694.
World’s most spectacular aerial ride. Mountain station at 8,516 feet features a restaurant, cocktail lounge, gift shop, picnic area and movie theatre. Mt. San Jacinto and Wilderness offers 54 miles of hiking trails. Recorded information: (760) 325-1391. Temperature: (760) 325-4227.
Art and natural science facility featuring several galleries, Annenberg Theater, sculpture gardens, fine permanent collections and changing exhibitions, lectures, concerts, field trips, reference library. American Indian artifacts and artworks. (760) 325-0189.
The Agua Caliente Casino, a development of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, is a full-amenity casino located in the Coachella Valley at 32-250 Bob Hope Drive in Rancho Mirage. In addition to its showroom, it also features over 1,000 state-of-the-art coin-operated and EZ Pay slots and video poker machines, 46 gaming tables and a high-limit gaming area. It also includes six restaurants, a cabaret-style lounge and a first-class video poker bar. For additional information, call (760) 321-2000.
Operated by the Morongo Band of Mission Indians. Open 24 hours offering Las Vegas-style gaming, keno, video gaming (“slot”) machines and nightly Million Dollar MegaBingo. Cafe, bar service, and live entertainment. Call (800) 252-4499 for details and directions.
Operated by the Cabazon Band of Mission Indians. 24-hour casino, off-track horse racing, Million Dollar MegaBingo, keno and video gaming machines. Full service restaurant, food and bar service and live entertainment.Call (800) 827-2WIN for details and directions.
Operated by the Aqua Caliente band of Cahuilla Indians. Features video gaming machines, poker and keno in a resort setting. Open 24 hours with casino food and bar service. Two restaurants. Call (800) 258-2WIN for details and directions.
46-200 Harrison Street, Coachella. For more information call (866) 377-6829
Features video gaming machines, poker and progressive jackpots. Open 24 hours 7 days a week.
84-001 Ave 54, Coachella. Call (760) 391-9500 for details and directions.
Wine Tasting, Wineries
Temecula Valley Vineyards and Wineries.
A fleet of luxury shuttles let’s them be the designated driver.