Palm Springs VillageFest / Photo: Jordan Hancock
Dogs of all breeds and sizes can pack in plenty of playtime in Greater Palm Springs
. Festivities, particularly during winter and spring, include many special events where you and your pup can stroll companionably among friendly crowds, taking in the sights and flavors of this sunny, idyllic vacation spot. If you and your dog happen to be in town the first Sunday of the month, November through April, don’t miss the Animal Samaritans
Yappy Hour at the Riviera Palm Springs.
Le Chien Fashion Show
Speaking of Animal Samaritans, the non-profit pet service organization presents the annual Le Chien
El Paseo Fashion Week runway event/fundraiser featuring four-legged creatures that will capture your heart. Save the date for this year’s show, which takes place March 22.
Gardens on El Paseo 22nd Annual Concert Series
Enjoy wine, light bites, and live music during this popular concert series taking place on select Saturdays on the main lawn at The Gardens on El Paseo. Presented by Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa, Rancho Mirage through March 14, each concert benefits a different local charity.
Palm Springs VillageFest
Every Thursday night, Palm Springs’ main drag pulsates with a lively vibe during this dog-friendly pedestrian street fair featuring arts and crafts vendors, musicians, food booths, and a farmers market.