Greater Palm Springs is one of the few true oasis destinations in the world with its incredible underground aquifer, three mountain ranges, and year-round sunshine. The Palm Springs area continues to attract world-class events that are now setting record attendance, including international visitors and Hollywood's elite.

If you've never visited the desert, or haven't visited it for many years you may just call the area Palm Springs. Actually, Palm Springs is only the western most city of The Coachella Valley. The Valley also includes the popular cities of Cathedral City, Indio, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage and more.

This Saturday the 22nd of September marks the official start of the fall season. Enjoy this short video about the Palm Springs area and many of the attractions and activities that visitors and residents can take advantage of.