Discover Palm Desert After Dark.

MarriottWhen the sun goes down, Palm Desert nightlife still sizzles. That’s because this desert city and the surrounding area are home to an array of cosmopolitan bars, cafes, clubs and casinos perfect for spending those warm, pleasant nights. You can even catch a Broadway-style show at the stunning McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts or simply take in a relaxing movie.

Want proof? Just spend your evening enjoying any of these great nightlife ideas:


You don’t have to head to Vegas to win big during your Palm Desert vacation. With several casinos and gaming resorts located near Palm Desert in our neighboring cities of Rancho Mirage, Palm Springs, Indio and Coachella, you’ll find plenty of places for all your favorite games – and all just minutes from your Palm Desert hotel or vacation rental.

Movie Theaters

Whether you’re a foreign film or indie buff looking for the latest in avant-garde cinema, or a family looking for a kid-friendly flick, the Palm Desert area has plenty of movie theaters to choose from, including the Tristone Cinemas located behind the Westfield Mall.

Brew Pubs

The Coachella Valley's craft brews are readily available at Palm Desert's restaurants and special events, such at Brew at the Zoo at The Living Desert. Or you can go straight to the source and sample craft beer at a number of local brew pubs, including Coachella Valley Brewing Company, La Quinta Brewing Company and Babe's Bar-B-Que & Brewhouse

Bars & Cafes

From listening to jazz at a laid-back café to sipping California’s finest vintages at a neighborhood bar, there’s a place in Palm Desert that has just what you’ve been looking for on your next night out.

The Lobby Bar

The Lobby Bar is a stylish haven for socializing, dining, and relaxation at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort. Lunch/Dinner
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