Palm Springs Restaurant Week offers its signature “Eat. Play. Stay.” experience showcasing over 100 restaurants, hotels and attractions throughout the Coachella Valley. The 10-day event is now in full swing and runs through June 7, just in time for some much needed wining and dining as we head into summer. No advanced tickets are required, just visit one of the participating restaurants and enjoy special 3-course meals priced at $26 or $38. Every course will be paired with a different wine, beer, or specialty cocktail.

Palm Springs is the perfect getaway spot, so why not make a weekend of it? Since the 1920s, Palm Springs has been known as Hollywood’s desert playground, offering an escape from the hustle bustle in exchange for pool days and lavish soirees. Here’s how to make the most of an Eat. Play. Stay. weekend in Palm Springs.

Eat

Take your pick from nearly 100 participating restaurants. Try bluEmber at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa, for example, where an expansive outdoor plaza paired with a gorgeous fire and water feature and incredible panoramic views makes for an exceptional dining experience. The Restaurant Week menu ($38 per person) features delectable California New American cuisine with seasonal items like a tomato and watermelon salad, spring beets, panko crusted halibut with summer squash, chilled potato leek soup and prime flat iron with truffle pomme frites and broccolini. Other stand outs include State Fare Bar & Kitchen, located within the ultra-luxe Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, Workshop Kitchen + Bar, one of Palm Spring’s hottest culinary experiences and Essense, one of the best new restaurants in the valley.

Rancho Las Palmas resort in Palm Springs, CA

Play

Enjoy special pricing on spa packages, guided Jeep tour, admission to the Living Desert Zoo & Gardens, and even the Aerial Tramway. From upscale shopping to outdoor adventure and from touring world-class art museums to dining alfresco, discover the endless ways your can enjoy sunny Palm Springs.

Stay

Experience this desert oasis for yourself during Restaurant Week when a collection of desert hotels will be offering an array of perks including discounted room rates. Participating hotels include the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa, Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, Riviera Palm Springs Resort & Spa, THE SPRING Resort & Spa and Villa Royale.

Whether you are planning a weekend getaway or just looking to try a new gourmet dish, make your reservations today!