We absolutely love Palm Springs in February. The weather is amazing and love is in the air. And, since 2016 is a leap year, you’ll have an extra day to enjoy the month! From a Valentine’s Day romantic get-away to special festivals you can only find in the Palm Springs area, take advantage of that extra day this month and enjoy some great things to do in Palm Springs in February 2016.
Three Great Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day in Palm Springs
- Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa: “Retreat to Romance”—
The whole Palm Springs area is known for its amazing views and great weather, but if you venture over to Rancho Mirage you’ll be able to enjoy not only the scenery and weather but also the best in golf resorts as well as tennis courts. The Omni Hotel and Resort in Rancho Mirage is a great choice for a Valentine’s Day getaway, even if you are still near home. This package includes a $100 cuisine and cocktail credit, a complimentary bottle of Chandon sparkling wine, turndown service, robes, a late check-out, and more. This package is only available for one night. Click here for more information.
- Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel: Couples Massage and Spa Date—
Spa Del Sol specializes in rejuvenating facials, soothing massages and even deluxe body wraps that both you and your significant other can enjoy together. Packages vary and appointments are required, so if you’re thinking about going the relaxing Valentine’s Day date route, click here to find out more!
- Valentine’s Day Dinner—
Opting for a romantic dinner for February 14th? Palm Springs has some of the best dining options, perfect if you’re looking to have a casual or fancy dinner. Escena Lounge and Grill is a very sleek and contemporary restaurant with incredible views, and also reasonably priced. A more up-scale option would be award-winning restaurant, Wally’s Desert Turtle which includes a prix fixe menu featuring farm-to-table cuisine. If you want more options, check out OpenTable, a great website where you search and then book open reservations in the Palm Springs area.
More Things to do in Palm Springs in February 2016
- Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival—
The Westin Mission Hills Gold Resort and Spa presents the Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival, featuring even more hot air balloons than last year. From February 12th through the 14th, this festival is fun for the whole family. Saturday and Sunday will feature a Balloon Glow as well as a DJ Dance Party, and an outdoor movie night on the Festival Lawn. Sunday, which is also Valentine’s Day, will offer a Sunset Wine Dinner! And there will also be special room rates at the Westin Resort in case you want to stay! Check out more by clicking here!
- Jersey Boys—
The McCallum Theater in Palm Desert will be featuring the 2006 Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning Best Musical, Jersey Boys. If you haven’t seen this amazing telling of Rock and Roll hall-of-famers, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, you don’t want to miss out. This musical will be available from February 16th through the 21st. For more information, including ticket availability, click here.
- Palm Desert Greek Festival—
From February 27th through the 28th, the Aplm Desert Greek Festival will be taking over the St. George Greek Orthodox Church. There will be live music, delicious food, and also a kids zone where kids learn about Greek traditions. “Be Greek for the day!” Click here to find out more.